Archive for January, 2019

can you please look at the petition that the whole school signed about the new bathroom policy

Written by on January 30, 2019

A.  A meeting will be scheduled with student senate leadership and the principal and superintendent.

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The newsletter we received from the principal says the Junior prom is May 5th, but it’s listed on the calendar as May 11th. Which is the right day?? This is really confusing

Written by on January 30, 2019

A.  Junior Prom will be held on May 11, 2019 at the Saratoga City Center from 6 pm until 10 pm. 

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I heard the buses are getting snow plows. When is this happenning?? It’s already the middle of winter and as a parent I am concerned about safetfy.

Written by on January 30, 2019

A. It is not.

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The new library looks great! Are there any other “renovation” projects coming along the way for future classes to enjoy?

Written by on January 30, 2019

A. Yes, the technology wing is being remodeled.

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where can i find out about high school classes i can take over the summer ?

Written by on January 30, 2019

A. The counseling center.

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How much of our good paying tax dollars went towards the High School East Library?

Written by on January 30, 2019

A. The library renovation was part of a $16.6 million project that included playground improvements (complete), signage (not approved by NYSED yet), and capital improvements outlined in the five-year facilities maintenance plan.

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Shen should hire more people to sort through Grapevine messages because I love reading these but they’re only updated every so often

Written by on January 30, 2019

A. Glad you like reading it, but there are no plans to hire more people.

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Why weren’t students invited to the new library dedication ceremony?

Written by on January 30, 2019

A. There were lots of student there. It can’t fit the whole school.

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Hi Shen! Did u forget to post the Acadia award breakfast from Friday that honored several middle school students on Facebook? It was very special to the students and their families to be recognized. Something that definitely should have been on your Facebook page, seems like the perfect vehicle for this event!

Written by on January 30, 2019

A. No, just haven’t gotten to it yet.

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Regarding the question about wearing clothing with the confederate flag on it, why can’t you answer directly and say “No!”? I would expect the district to be unambiguous in its response on this issue. There is no room for such offensive and hateful clothing in the school.

Written by on January 30, 2019

A. Generally, no. But I don’t usually like to make definitive statements like that because every situation is different and up for interpretation (i.e., no one reports it or sees it, someone has a jacket over it, etc.)

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