After serving four years as principal of Howard L. Goff Middle School, Wayne Grignon is now the principal of Citizen Genet Elementary School. Mr. Grignon transferred buildings on July 1, going back to his roots in elementary education. We sat down with Mr. Grignon recently to discuss his new position.
Goff Middle School’s new therapy dog Bandit will be present throughout the building and will become part of the school culture. He will be utilized in counseling services, visit classrooms to assist with lessons and be at school-wide assemblies and after school events.
The East Greenbush Central School District Board of Education will hold a special board meeting on Monday, August 12 at 6:30 p.m. in the Central Administration Board Conference Room.
On June 13, 2019, the New York State Legislature amended the State’s laws governing immunizations for school children. Effective immediately, a school is no longer permitted to exempt students from immunization requirements for students on the basis of religion.
Student parking applications for Columbia High School seniors will be accepted on Wednesday, August 28 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. in the main lobby. All completed paperwork and the fee must be brought to school at the time of applying.
Congratulations to Raychelle Adadjo whose original musical composition was selected as a winning entry at a statewide competition through the New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA) this past spring.