Siena College awards $52K scholarships to each School 2 graduate

Siena College awards $52K scholarships to each School 2 graduate

On Tuesday, June 25, 2019, School 2 held its 5th Grade Graduation ceremony. Keynote speaker Siena College Assistant Director of Admissions Dale Taylor spoke to students about perseverance and then announced, to the surprise of everyone in the room, that each student will receive a $52,000 scholarship to attend Siena College after high school.

School 2, School 18 students present ‘Shark Tank’ projects

School 2, School 18 students present ‘Shark Tank’ projects

Groups of 4th and 5th Grade students from School 2 and Troy School 18 recently presented their projects as part of an annual “Shark Tank” competition at Troy Middle School.Much like the TV show, students used their problem-solving and research skills to create a project to pitch in front of a panel of “Troy Sharks” or judges.

School 2 welcomes Lt. Governor Kathy Hochul

School 2 welcomes Lt. Governor Kathy Hochul

School 2 welcomed Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul on Tuesday, May 14 as she announced nearly $600,000 in funding for the Empire State Poverty Reduction Initiative in Troy. As part of this initiative, The Arts Center of the Capital Region will establish MY STREET, a community-based art project with School 2 students enrolled in the Empire State After School Program. Click the link above for a full press release.