AHS holds 2022 National Honor Society induction ceremony

Amsterdam High School held its annual National Honor Society induction ceremony on May 28. Thirty-four sophomores and juniors were inducted into the nationally renowned organization. he National Honor Society (NHS) elevates a school’s commitment to the values of scholarship, service, leadership, and character. These four pillars have been associated with membership in the organization since …

GASD hosts first Athletic Leadership Conference

GASD hosted its first Athlete Leadership Conference on May 17. Collaboratively planned by the GASD coaches, the conference hosted athletes from grades 7-11 representing every sport in the district. The conference engaged the athletes in a series of workshops, team building activities, and presentations with a goal of enhancing the leadership qualities, scholarship, and motivation …

AHS names Valedictorian, Salutatorian, Class of 2022 top graduates

Mason Sarabia – Class Valedictorian Mason Sarabia is the Valedictorian of the Class of 2022. He is a member of the National Honor Society, Science and Technology Entry Program (STEP), Liberty Partnership Program and studied in the New Visions Health Program at Nathan Littauer Hospital. Sarabia plans on majoring in pre-med in college to become …

GASD names Giles next Amsterdam High School Principal

The Greater Amsterdam School District has appointed AnneMarie Giles as Principal of Amsterdam High School effective July 1, 2022. The appointment was made by the Board of Education on May 18. Giles is a 1987 graduate of Amsterdam High School and has been an Assistant Principal there since January 2019. Giles officially replaces former Principal …

AHS students replace flags at cemetery for Memorial Day

About 50 Amsterdam High School students volunteered May 25 to replace the American flags on the graves of deceased veterans at St. Stanislaus Cemetery in Amsterdam. This has become a tradition for students studying AP Government and U.S. History as they learn the true meaning of Memorial Day by giving back to their community. Assisting …

First Golf Classic raises thousands for GASD Educational Foundation

The GASD Educational Foundation, Inc. held its first Golf Classic for the Kids tournament at Amsterdam Muni Golf Course Saturday, May 21 and raised thousands of dollars to support GASD students. Thank you to all of our sponsors, our 60 players, the staff at the golf course and the City of Amsterdam for making this …

Residents approve 2022-23 budget and capital proposition, elect three to school board

Greater Amsterdam School District residents voted 341-132 on May 17, 2022 to approve a $86,035,093 district budget for the 2022-23 school year. The approved budget calls for no increase in the district tax levy and represents an increase in spending of 8.48 percent or $6,724,474 over the current year spending plan. School district residents by …

Superintendent’s Video Message – May 6, 2022

GASD Superintendent of Schools Richard Ruberti updates family and staff about Teacher Appreciation Week, the new CDTA bus service for Amsterdam families and students and the May 21 GASD Educational Foundation Golf Classic at Amsterdam Muni Golf Course.

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