September 19, 2014

Robin Gawrys, Principal

970 Route 146, Clifton Park, NY 12065 • 518-881-0460 Fx 518-383-1490

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Gowana Middle School building

Gowana is one of three middle schools located on the main campus. It opened in 1953. The three middle schools buildings are attached and share core areas such as gym, libraries, etc., however, they function as separate schools.

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Posted 9/15/14Kona Ice

Students on both Gowana 6th grade teams enjoy Kona Ice on the 2nd day of school

Posted 9/15/14Gowana project

Students on Team 6-2 work on a getting to know you project during the first week of school



Posted 9/8/14First day of school

Gowana students glad to be back at school to visit with friends.





Gowana's Deli LinePosted 9/8/14

Gowana students enjoying the deli line on a hot September day.


Top Stories 2013-14

Announcements heading

9/11/14 - Grade 6 Middle School tri-building Open House, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM

9/18/14 - Grade 7 & 8 Middle School tri-building Open House, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM

9/25/2014 - Rosh Hashanah, No School

10/10/2014 - Emergency Release (Dismissed 15 min early)

10/11/2014 - Community Conversations with Superintendent,9:30AM, Chango

10/13/2014 - Columbus Day, No School

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Gowana TEAMS:

Grade 6, Team 1:Home Page

Grade 6, Team 2:Home Page

Grade 6: Critical Inquiry

Grade 7, Team 1:Home Page

Grade 7, Team 2:Home Page

Grade 8, Team 1:Home Page

Grade 8, Team 2:Home Page

AIS Math - Miss Priester

Accelerated Courses:

Math AE, Ms. Romano; Accelerated Math 7H, Ms. Miller; Geometry Honors, Mr. Frisbie;

Department Webpages:



Social Studies


Fine Arts

World Languages (LOTE/ESL)


Gowana Unified Arts:

Speech Department

Family and Consumer Science (FACS) - Mrs. Sayers

TechnologyMr. Soltys; Mr Redman; Mr. Symonds; Mr. Banco; Mr. Stehle

Languages Other Than English (LOTE):

Ms. Griswold; Mrs. Delwiche-Spanish, Mrs. Cisler-French,


Mrs. Preston


Shen band; Shen Orchestra; Mrs. Tallman , orchestra; Mrs. Arthur-MS Orchestra; MS Choral

Physical Education;

6th-grade Physical Education