Tecler first grade Halloween parade

Watch the Tecler Elementary School first grade Halloween parade. Happy Halloween everyone! Click here to watch the Halloween parade

GASD UPK program to start up Dec. 1

We are pleased to announce that the Greater Amsterdam School District will begin Universal Pre-Kindergarten instruction for the 2020-21 school year on December 1, 2020. The program, delayed in September due to financial issues and COVID-19 restrictions, was given the go-ahead at the October 23 Board of Education meeting. Parents who have already registered for …

COVID case notification

Dear AHS parent/guardian, The district has been notified that a member of the Amsterdam High School community has tested positive for COVID-19. The person was in school on Oct. 13, 2020. We are currently working closely with the Montgomery County Department of Health to identify this individual’s contacts at the school. The Montgomery County Department …

Thank you GASD Board of Education!

This week, Oct. 19-23, is National School Board Appreciation Week. GASD honors our dedicated Board of Education members for their commitment and service and thanks them for volunteering their time and effort for the education of our community’s children. Thank you, Board of Education!

Nov. 2 deadline for students to switch to in-person learning

GASD Parent/Guardian, Back in the summer you may have chosen the Remote Only Learning (ROL) model for your child(ren) for the start of the 2020-21 school year and committed to this option through the first trimester (elementary) or first quarter (middle and high school). As the first trimester and quarter come to an end next …

GASD launches Parent Square communications network

We are very excited to be adopting a new form of communication at the Greater Amsterdam School District. Parent Square has replaced School Messenger and is designed to keep parents informed and facilitate participation at school. It provides a safe way for the school principals, teachers, staff, and parents to: Send and receive district-wide, school …

LLA Welcome back to school letter

Dear LLA Families,  We are excited to welcome students back to Lynch Literacy Academy next week for hybrid (in-person) learning and to continue virtual instruction with students that are following the Remote Only Learning (ROL) model. To ensure a smooth transition please explore the links below that are individualized based on the learning model that …

LLA students named Virtual Rock Stars for September

Lynch Literacy Academy honors these 7th graders as Virtual Rock Stars for the month of September. The students were honored by their teacher or teachers for working hard and going above and beyond to navigate their virtual classroom world by showing great attendance, asking questions and helping their peers. Congratulations to: Josiah Alvarado, Tajahn Bowman, …

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