School board meet updates

The remote GASD Board of Education meeting scheduled for April 8 has been rescheduled for Wednesday, April 15, at 6 p.m. to give the district more time to prepare the 2020-21 district budget. The meeting will still be held remotely. An executive session on school board meeting will be held on Thursday, April 9, at …

COVID-19 update: April 1 – Instruction will continue through spring break, School budget vote/elections postponed, No in-person tax payments

Given that this is a fluid and potentially rapidly developing situation, we will use this web page to share information and resources as the circumstances warrant. Any time-sensitive, critical information will be shared via the district’s School Messenger notification system, which can send e-mails, text messages and phone calls. Please check back frequently for updates April 1, 2020 …

Instructional information and resources for students/families

GASD learning from home instruction begins April 1 The mission of GASD is to educate and prepare all students to reach their potential, discover their purpose and be engaged community members. The COVID-19/Coronavirus public health emergency has challenged us to find new ways to stay focused on this mission. A longer than expected closure of …

All school board meetings to be broadcast online until further notice

Due to the Coronavirus pandemic and the closure of all GASD schools and offices, all Board of Education meetings will now be broadcast online until further notice. Gov. Cuomo, by executive order, has made revisions to New York State’s Open Meeting Law to allow this change due to public health concerns surrounding large group gatherings. …

Student meal distribution information during school closures

Breakfast and Lunch for Students The Greater Amsterdam School District is committed to continuing to serve our students meals during the scheduled school closure.  The District will provide “grab and go” meals to students during the school closure period. The following schools are open from 11 a.m.- 1 p.m., weekdays throughout the school closure: Amsterdam …

GASD providing child care for essential health care workers

If your child is three years old or older and currently enrolled in the Greater Amsterdam School District, in accordance with state guidelines related to the COVID-19 response effort, the district is working with local child care providers to support essential personnel in our community. Again, please note your student has to be currently enrolled …

Student registration now being done online

The district has started online student registration due to the current COVID-19 circumstances. Please use the links below to register: Parent Portal Login https://parentportal-neric.eschooldata.com/Amsterdam Parent Portal Registration Link https://parentportal-neric.eschooldata.com/Register.aspx Online Registration Link https://parentportal-neric.eschooldata.com/Amsterdam/register/0/en

Colucciello to continue on as interim superintendent through end of school year

Dr. Raymond Colucciello will continue on as interim superintendent of the Greater Amsterdam School District for the remainder of the 2019-20 school year while the district looks for a permanent successor. The Board of Education agreed on Jan. 15 to extend Colucciello’s contract through June 30 while the superintendent’s search process moves forward. Colucciello was …

McNulty raises money to support local food pantry program

McNulty faculty and students celebrated their efforts to raise nearly $1,300 in support of  Catholic Charities of Fulton and Montgomery Counties at a school assembly on Monday, Nov.  25.  The donations raised by the school community will go towards supporting the organization’s local food pantry program and allow the non-profit to spend more than $10,000 …

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