DISTRICT NEWS & EVENTS

School 18 travels to ‘Odyssey of the Mind’ World Finals

School 18 travels to ‘Odyssey of the Mind’ World Finals

For the first time, Troy City Schools will be represented in the ‘Odyssey of the Mind’ World Finals. The School 18 team will be heading to Michigan State University May 22 – 25 for the World Finals of Odyssey of the Mind, a competition on creative problem-solving using theatrical performance and critical thinking.

Troy High greenhouse helps support backpack program

Troy High greenhouse helps support backpack program

The Troy High School greenhouse allows students to get hands-on lessons about sustainable agriculture. The plants that are grown there also help to support the continuation and upkeep of the structure itself as well as the Backpack Program that provides food to students on the weekends.

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.