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Leadership Team

Richard Ruberti, Superintendent of Schools

[email protected]

518-843-3180 x7801

Colleen DiCaprio, School Business Official

[email protected]

140 Saratoga Ave., Amsterdam, NY 12010

518-843-3180 x7401

Sandra Polikowski, Director of Testing & Academics, District DASA Coordinator, McKenney-Vento Coordinator

[email protected]

140 Saratoga Ave., Amsterdam, NY 12010

518-843-3180 x7101

Christine Smith, Director of Student Support Services & Special Education, Section 504/Civil Rights Compliance Officer

[email protected]

210 Northern Blvd, Amsterdam, NY 12010

518-843-3180 x7302

Donald Flynt, Interim Director of Secondary Education

[email protected]

140 Saratoga Ave., Amsterdam, NY 12010

518-843-3180 x1015

Steve Nolan, Coordinator of Physical Education, Health & Interscholastic Sports, COVID-19

[email protected]

140 Saratoga Ave., Amsterdam, NY 12010

518-843-3180 x1012

James Maloney, Director of Facilities

[email protected]

55 Brandt Pl, Amsterdam, NY 12010

518-843-3180 x2801

Building Administrators

Bryan Wood, Interim High School Principal

[email protected]

140 Saratoga Ave., Amsterdam, NY 12010

518-843-3180 x1011

Assistant Principals: John Davey, [email protected]; Al Mattice, [email protected], AnneMarie Giles, [email protected]

Dr. Matthew Lewis, Lynch Literacy Academy Principal

[email protected]

55 Brandt Pl, Amsterdam, NY 12010

518-843-3180 x2000

Assistant Principals: Charles Myers, [email protected], Mike Gennett [email protected]

Nancy Rad, Barkley Principal

[email protected]

66 Destefano St, Amsterdam, NY 12010

518-843-3180 x3000

Instructional Coach: Amy Merendo, [email protected]

Meaghan Butterfield, Marie Curie Institute Principal

[email protected]

9 Brice St, Amsterdam, NY 12010

518-843-3180 x6000

Assistant Principal: Krystal Debrosky, [email protected]

Daniel Connor, McNulty Academy Interim Principal

[email protected]

60 Brandt Pl, Amsterdam, NY 12010

518-843-3180 x4000

Assistant Principal: Joseph Rajczak, [email protected]

John Miller, Tecler Principal

[email protected]

210 Northern Blvd, Amsterdam, NY 12010

518-843-3180 x5001

Assistant Principal: Tina O’Brien, [email protected]

Board of Education

Dr. Nellie A. Bush, President – [email protected]

Curis Peninger, Vice President – [email protected]

JoMarie DiTata – [email protected]

Mark Kowalczyk – [email protected]

Rev. Kent A. McHeard – [email protected]

Gavin W. Murdoch – [email protected]

Michael Villa – [email protected]

Kristi McGaffin, Clerk of the Board – kmcgaffin@gasd.org

William H. Mycek, school attorney – [email protected]

Bus Garage

518-843-9180 x. 2801

GASD bus garage: 518-843-5656
STA/Brown Transportation: 518-843-4700

Parent Liaison

Melissa Brennan

[email protected]

518-265-6493

Student Registration

Grades Pre-K-12: Registrar/Data Specialist Nia Greco, [email protected]

School Nurses

Wendy Quay, RN, AHS

[email protected]

518-843-3180 x1016

Devon Yoder, RN, Lynch Literacy Academy

[email protected]

518-843-3180 x2016

Crystal Burnsby, RN, Tecler Elementary

[email protected]

518-843-3180 x5002

Cereda Hayes, LPN, McNulty Academy

[email protected]

518-843-3180 x4002

Lindsay Fry, LPN, Marie Curie Institute

[email protected]

518-843-3180 x6002

Nancy Morford, LPN, Barkley Elementary

[email protected]

518-843-3180 x3002