COVID-19 update: May 22 – Last day of instruction June 17, Next year’s school schedule now available

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 May …

Letter to families regarding remote instruction/grading for remainder of school year

Dear GASD Families, As you may already know, Governor Cuomo issued an executive order extending school closure through the end of the school year. During this time, GASD will continue to provide remote learning through Google Classroom, meals for students (distributed Monday, Wednesday, Friday), and connect families of emergency workers with childcare resources. Students should …

UPK and Kindergarten registration underway

The Greater Amsterdam School District has begun accepting online registration for new Universal Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten students for the 2020-21 school year. Please note that due to the Coronavirus pandemic and the closure of our buildings, there are no walk-in registrations at this time. We know this is new for many parents. If you need …

McNulty thanks essential workers during COVID-19 pandemic

Ms. Lydick’s 4th grade class from McNulty Academy collaborated with Elementary School Counselor Ms. Martuscello to discuss the importance of essential employees during this unprecedented time. Students created thank you messages/signs at home to thank the essential employees in our area for all that they are doing.

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 …

New Coronavirus update for parents

This information is provided by the New York State Department of Health and the New York State Education Department Dear Parent/Guardian, A new coronavirus called 2019 Novel (new) Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) was first found in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. This virus had not been found in humans before. This coronavirus can lead to fever, cough and …

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 …

How we communicate about school closings and delays

In the event of any weather-related changes to Amsterdam’s school schedules, we encourage you to check the district website and/or consult local media outlets to ensure that you and your child(ren) receive the information as soon as possible. Cancellations, delays or early dismissals are posted on the school district’s website and delivered by robocall to …

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