Update for Columbia Graduation and Goff Elevation Celebration

In response to further changes to New York State guidelines for outdoor gatherings announced earlier this week, Columbia High School has consolidated its three graduation ceremonies and will instead host one graduation for the Class of 2021 on Friday, June 25 on the CHS turf field at 4:00 p.m. Howard L. Goff Middle School will follow the plan for Columbia Graduation and also host one Elevation Celebration for all 8th grade students on Thursday, June 24 at 4:00 p.m. on the CHS turf field. Each student may be joined by up to four guests.

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The East Greenbush Central School District hosted a virtual Kindergarten Parent Meeting on Tuesday, February 23 to discuss the return of full time kindergarten.

Superintendent Jeff Simons gave a brief presentation during the live streamed event and then a panel of district representatives responded to questions and comments.


  • Central Administration
    • Jeff Simons, Superintendent of Schools
    • James McHugh, Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction
  • Principals
    • Jack Alvey, Principal of Donald P. Sutherland Elementary School
    • Daniel Garab, Principal of Green Meadow Elementary School
    • Wayne Grignon, Principal of Genet Elementary School
    • Martin Mahar, Principal of Bell Top Elementary School
    • Helen Squillace, Principal of Red Mill Elementary School
  • Kindergarten Teachers
    • Marie Chieco
    • Maureen McHugh
    • Susan Pagones