New physical examination form

New York state has released a new School Health Examination Form that parents and doctors should use beginning July 1. The form is available at the State Education Department website at http://www.p12.nysed.gov/sss/documents/ReqNYSSchoolHealthExamForm.pdf While the state considers the 2018-19 school year to be a transition year when schools can accept ANY completed health exam form, the new … Continue reading “New physical examination form”

Elementary school 4th Quarter Academic and Character Awards

Congratulations to all of the students who were recognized at the Fonda-Fultonville Elementary School’s fourth quarter Academic and Character Award Celebration on June 15! Kindergarten Duval: Grady Schwabrow (Writing), Lucas Carpenter (Reading), Thomas Taylor (Perseverance), Aubree Eckler (Citizen of the Year) Hanifin: Robert Pedrozo (Math), Sydney Jacquard (Reading), Lucian Vautrin (Perseverance), Aiden Eckler (Trustworthiness), Ella … Continue reading “Elementary school 4th Quarter Academic and Character Awards”

Students honored at FMCC; HFM BOCES recognition dinner

Five students from Fonda-Fultonville were among 60 across the region who were recognized at Fulton Montgomery Community College and Hamilton-Fulton-Montgomery BOCES’ third annual Student Recognition Dinner on Monday, June 4. Honorees were selected to attend the awards dinner to recognize their academic and personal achievements during high school. Including B-P, districts nominating students for recognition … Continue reading “Students honored at FMCC; HFM BOCES recognition dinner”

First graders host pen pals from Wheelerville

First graders in Rita Garguilo’s class got a visit from their pen pals from Wheelerville Union Free Central School on Thursday, June 7. Garguilo’s students were paired up with Wheelerville’s classroom teacher, Shar Wager. “This was a yearlong project,” Garguilo said. “In addition to making some great new friendships, our students’ writing  skills significantly improved.” During the … Continue reading “First graders host pen pals from Wheelerville”