LLA Select Chorus 8 celebrates Music in Our Schools Month

The Lynch Literacy Academy Select Chorus 8, directed by Dalisa Soto-Peruzzi, went on a “Building Tour” on March 24 and 25 to celebrate Music in Our Schools Month. The choristers popped into classrooms to share a musical selection called “Now I Walk in Beauty,” an Indigenous Navajo song with acapella voices and drums. The theme …

GASD to administer grade 3-8 state ELA exams March 29-30

The Grades 3-8 English Language Arts (ELA) and Mathematics Tests are administered in the spring to students across New York State. These annual ELA and math tests for students in grades 3-8 are required by the federal Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) of 2015. The tests are designed to measure how well students are mastering …

28 inducted into NJHS at LLA

Twenty-eight 8th graders from Lynch Literacy Academy were inducted into the National Junior Honor Society on March 22. The National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) elevates a school’s commitment to the values of scholarship, service, leadership, character, and citizenship. These five pillars have been associated with membership in the organization since its inception in 1929. The …

Superintendent’s Video Message – March 23, 2022

GASD Superintendent of Schools Richard Ruberti updates family and staff about the Healthy Kids before and after school program, a parent survey associated with the program and other district matters. Health Kids Parent Survey Link

First graders decorate McNulty display case for spring

GASD Board of Education President Dr. Nellie Bush invited Megan Togaila’s first grade class to help beautify the front display case at McNulty Academy in March with spring themed books and decorations. Dr. Bush graciously supplied the decorations and books to be displayed. Decorating the display case in the front entryway is just one of …

GASD Online Universal Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten Registration for the 2022-2023 School Year

The Greater Amsterdam School District has begun accepting online registration for new Universal Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten students for the 2022-23 school year.  If you cannot register online, you may pick up registration packets at the District Office. There is no walk -in registration at this time. We know this is new for many parents.  If …

GASD Educational Foundation, Inc. presents five new tuition scholarships

The GASD Educational Foundation, Inc. presented five more tuition scholarships this week to Amsterdam High School students enrolled in the College in the High School Program. Tuition scholarships were presented to the AHS students (left to right) Emmalee Carpenter, Nicole Turney, Madison Turney and Anne Stanavich. Missing from the photo is David Padron Molina. The …

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