AHS Summer School begins July 10

July 3, 2018

Classes for HFM-BOCES’ 2018 Regional Summer School program at Amsterdam High School begins Tuesday, July 10. 

Regents/ RCT Exam Schedule

Thursday, Aug. 16

  • 8:30 a.m.
    • Algebra I
    • RE English Language Arts
    • Physical Setting/Chemistry
    • RCT Writing
  • 12:30 p.m.
    • Transition exam- Global
    • History & Geography
    • Algebra II
    • RCT Science*
    • RCT US History and Government

Friday, August 17

  • 8:30 a.m.
    • RE U.S. History & Government
    • Physical Setting/Earth Science
    • RCT Global Studies*
    • RCT Mathematics*
  • 12:30 p.m.
    • Geometry
    • Living Environment
    • RCT Reading*

* Available in Restricted Form only. Each copy of a restricted test is numbered and sealed in its own envelope and must be returned, whether used or unused, to the Department at the end of the examination period.

Frequently asked questions

  • What are summer school dates/times?
    • Summer school begins on Tuesday, July 10. There will be three class sessions per day, from 7:30 a.m. to 9:20 a.m., 9:30 a.m. to 11:20 a.m. and 11:40 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Classes end Wednesday, August 15 and Regents are sceheduled for Thursday to Friday, August 16 and 17.
  • How do students register?
    • Students in participating schools may pre-register int heir home districts from June 1 to June 29. Late registrants may register at Gloversville High School from 8 a.m. to noon on July 5.
  • What if my child is not a resudent in a participating district?
    • Stdents who live in a non-participating district may attend if their parents/guardians make arrangements directly with a participating district. Tuition is payable by check/money order only to the participating district submitting the application.
      • Summer school course: $102
      • Exam only (walk-ins): $16
  • Is lunch provided for students?
    • Lunch will be available from 11:20 a.m. to 11:40 a.m. and food is available for purchase between classes.
  • Is transportation provided?
    • HFM BOCES does not provide transportation. Check with your home district about the availability of transportation to and from school.
  • What is the attendance policy for Regional Summer School?
    • More than two absences or six occasions of tardiness from any course is grounds for removal from that course. No excuses for absences or tardiness will be accepted.
  • Who will pay for a student to attend Regional Summer School?
    • Participating school districts pay for their students to attend regional summer school. Students who live in a non-participating district may attend if their parents/gaurdians make arrangements, including payment of tuition, directly with a participating district.

If you have any additional questions, contact Assistant Principal Chris Pietro at cpietro@gasd.org or by calling the main office at (518) 843-4932 x 1011.