Sharing Spanish culture across grade levels

The students in Rita Garguilo’s first grade class have been learning Spanish and Spanish culture from high school Spanish teacher Gwen Rossi and her high school students throughout the 2017-18 school year. Rossi taught the students how to count and say the days of the week and colors in Spanish, among other interesting facts. During … Continue reading “Sharing Spanish culture across grade levels”

Students place at Olympics of the Visual Arts

The Fonda-Fultonville Central School District architecture team earned another state championship at the Olympics of the Visual Arts. For members Ty Sanges and Joey Susi, this was their fourth state championship. Team members Tristan Cline, Matheau Dettenrider and Isabella Miller continued to move the team forward in accomplishment. FFCS was also represented by the fashion … Continue reading “Students place at Olympics of the Visual Arts”

Spanish Club attends Latin concert

Students in Gwen Rossi’s Spanish Club recently traveled to Averill Park High School to see an educational Spanish concert put on by the Justo Lamas group. Students learned the songs before the concert, and were then asked to participate by singing in Spanish and dancing during the concert. Zoey Leonard went on stage with performer … Continue reading “Spanish Club attends Latin concert”

First graders help coordinate lunch menu

The students in Rita Garguilo’s first grade class had the opportunity to work with Vicki Palmer, Fonda Fultonville’s Director of Dining Services, to create the school’s lunch menu for the month of April. Students prior to creating the menu choices, students talked about what constitutes healthy food choices from the different food groups. Students shared … Continue reading “First graders help coordinate lunch menu”