SCHOOL 18 NEWS & EVENTS
Troy City School District welcomes New York Times Best Selling Author Nancy Jo Sales on Wednesday, May 31 for an urgent and frank conversation about the effects of social media and smart phones on our sons and daughters. A panel discussion with Troy CSD staff and administrators to follow.
Students entering Grades 4 through 8 are eligible for the Summer Music Program July 10 – 28, 2017. The program culminates with a performance of “Camp Runamuck” on Friday, July 28. Register by June 14.
On May 16, residents will vote on the proposed 2017-2018 budget and a proposition to authorize the creation of a Capital Reserve Fund. The proposed $112,018,797 budget maintains all programs and staff and comes with a 0.45% tax levy increase. There is no future tax implication to establish the Capital Reserve Fund. Residents will also elect three incumbent candidates to the Board of Education who are running unopposed. Visit our Budget webpage for details by clicking the link above.
On March 14, winter storm “Stella” forced the district to close for two days. New York State Education law requires districts to provide no less than 180 days of instruction. To ensure we meet this requirement, we are amending the 2016-2017 district calendar. Friday, May 26, 2017 and Friday, June 9, 2017 are now half days.
On Saturday, March 25, 11 teams from Troy City School District competed in the Region Four Odyssey of the Mind Tournament at Coxsackie-Athens High School. Three teams will advance to the state Odyssey of the Mind tournament in Binghamton on April 8. A team from School...