Programs and Activities

Enrichment and Remedial Programs

  • Project S.M.I.L.E. (mentor program)
  • Peer Mediators
  • Kids Take A Bite Out of Bullying
  • Running club (students and staff)
  • Student Council
  • Reality Check
  • Chorus
  • Band
  • Orchestra
  • Mathletes (a math club)
  • Power Lunch (in collaboration with Literacy Volunteers)
  • Chicken Soup (a lunch time reading assistance group)
  • Character Education


Student Recognition Activities

  • Quarterly Empty Discipline Log Celebrations
  • School store (students earn tickets for positive behaviors)
  • Perfect Attendance certificates
  • Student of the Month
  • Weekly “Caught Being Good” awards


Sports and Special Events

  • Running Club
  • RPI Football Team volunteers
  • Career Day
  • Red Ribbon Week/Night
  • International Night
  • Mother’s Day Breakfast
  • Books B4 Bed
  • Empty Discipline Log Parties
  • Fun Day
  • Red, White and Blue Day
  • Dolphin Blast Off (PBIS Kick off)


Community Partnerships

  • Literacy Volunteers
  • RPI Football Team
  • Reality Check
  • Troy High School
  • Junior Achievement
  • St Rose, SUNY Albany, Russell Sage interns


After School Programs

  • 21st Century
  • Odyssey of the Mind
  • Mathletes
  • Running Club


Fine Arts Activities

  • Valley Cats poster contest
  • Troy Fire Department poster contest
  • Rensselaer County Drug Prevention contest
  • AAA Traffic Safety Poster contest
  • Odyssey of the Mind


PTA/PTO Activities

  • Pizza Party at Back to School Night
  • Red Ribbon Night
  • Donuts and Cider on October 31
  • International Night
  • Coffee Chat