Carmello presents Draft 1 of 2017-2018 Budget

During the February 15 Board of Education meeting, Superintendent John Carmello outlined the first draft of the 2017-2018 school district budget. The proposed budget, still very much in its early phases, totals $112,909,509, a 3.82-percent total increase over the 2016-2017 budget. Carmello also discussed some of the challenges facing this year’s budget including a .45% tax cap and initial state aid figures.

School 2: Mindful Parenting Workshop Re-Scheduled

School 2’s MINDFUL PARENTING WORKSHOP on February 11 has been re-scheduled to March 11.  Mindful Parenting is a three-part series to build continued understanding of basic mindfulness with a focus on awareness, presence and willingness to understand yourself –...
School 14 welcomes The Tang Museum

School 14 welcomes The Tang Museum

This week, School 14 welcomed visitors from The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College to teach 2nd Grade students some “visual thinking strategies.” Museum Educators Naomi Meyer and Caroline DeClercq introduced students to the work of...
P-TECH students teach human body systems

P-TECH students teach human body systems

Ninth Grade P-TECH students taught their classmates about the various body systems last week. The project helps students learn the material and improve their presentation skills all while owning their own learning.

Hour of Code continues

Hour of Code continues

The Troy Record visited School 16 on February 7 to learn about the “Hour of Code.” This global movement teaches computer programming skills to student and is offered at each Troy City School District school.

Nominating Petitions available for 2017-18 School Board

Residents interested in running for a Board position should contact the District Clerk at 328-5070 or boe@troycsd.org to request Nominating Petitions. A minimum of 100 qualified signatures must be filed by April 26 for a candidate to appear on the May 16 ballot.

Register for spring Adult & Cont. Ed. courses

Registration is now open for Adult & Continuing Educations courses through the Troy City School District. Courses include yoga, GED prep, Algebra and more! In-person registration for all classes will be held Monday, February 6 and Monday, February 13, 6 – 7 p.m. in the Troy High School lobby.