Mock Trial Team Victorious

For over ten years, Amsterdam High School has had a Mock Trial Team that competes with other schools in Montgomery County. The New York Bar Association publishes a fictional case, civil or criminal, and students spend months preparing to try both sides of the case. The Mock Trial team has 12 significant players on the …

Parent survey: Your input is important!

March 6, 2019 The district is conducting a parent survey to assess school climate, academic programs and identify areas for improvement. All GASD parents are encouraged to complete the online survey by March 31. Thank you for your input! GASD school climate survey 

Tecler Elementary students develop school’s new mission

Feb. 21, 2019 Tecler Elementary students on the school’s lighthouse leadership team recently helped develop a new mission, vision and motto for their school. Approximately 20 students in Kindergarten through fifth grade collaborated with Tecler Principal Mr. John Miller, Assistant Principal Ms. Kathi McGuigan, teachers, parents and Robin Sampson, a coach and training consultant from …

Pre-K and Kindergarten registration scheduled for March 11-22

Feb. 19, 2019 Pre-K and Kindergarten registration will be held on the following dates. Registration for the Whispering Pines Preschool three-year-old program will also take place on the following dates. The parent or legal guardian must be present to register.  Dates March 11 – 22 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. March 15 from 4 …

Job hunting? Ever considered becoming a bus driver?

Oct 24, 2018 Interested in a career that offers a good work-life balance, job security and leadership opportunities? Consider driving a school bus for the Greater Amsterdam School District. School bus drivers typically work part-time, in the morning and the afternoon with a long break in between. Interested drivers may decide to cover additional afterschool …

Childcare forms due by Aug. 24

August 13, 2018 This is a reminder that if your child needs to be picked up or dropped off at an alternate location, such as with a babysitter or other childcare provider, documentation needs to be provided by Friday, August 24. You can download that form here or stop by the Bus Garage located at …

Bowling fundraiser to support Weekend Backpack Program

Have time to spare? Join us Saturday, Jan. 28 for a bowling fundraiser at Imperial Lanes in Amsterdam. The event, sponsored by Liberty Partnerships Program at Amsterdam High School, will raise money for the Weekend Backpack Program. Registration begins at noon. Bowling begins at 12:30 p.m. Return the following information by Friday, Jan. 19 to register your team …

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