Samantha Speech from Brian Sherman on Vimeo
Seventh grade student, Samantha DiFiore delivers a congratulatory speech to her peers, the faculty, and guests at the 2015 celebration honoring the re-designation of the Glens Falls Middle School as an Essential Elements: School-to-Watch. Delivered with poise, in an articulate speech she wrote, Samantha explains the importance of the designation and the reasons her school was recognized.


Special Updates!

Registration Procedure for Maintaining Your Permanent or Professional Teacher Certificate

For those of you who are required to register with the State Education Department’s TEACH website in order to maintain your PERMANENT or PROFESSIONAL Teaching Certificate as ACTIVE, this link will provide you with step-by-step instructions. Remember that if you are required to do so, registration must take place during the month of your birth beginning with July 2016.

Call for Presenters – October NYSMSA Annual Conference!  

NYSMSA is COMING to Watkins Glen October 20-22, 2016. As part of The 36th Annual NYS Middle School Conference, middle level educators and administrators are invited to share their expertise on Friday, October 21st,  for one – hour practitioner workshops. Show off best practices, innovation in teaching, program highlights, and all the incredible things that happen in your building at an event you won’t want to miss!

Deadline is September 1, 2016

If you are interested in presenting, please fill out a call for presenters form.