Voters Approve School Budget and Other Propositions

East Greenbush Central School District residents approved all three propositions on this year's Budget Vote and Board Election ballot, including a $104,840,470 budget for the 2022-23 school year, the purchase of eight school buses from the Bus Purchase Reserve Fund and the establishment of a new Capital Reserve Fund. More than 84% of voters approved of the school budget, which maintains all programs and has no tax levy increase.

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Superintendent of Schools: Jeffrey P. Simons, 518-207-2531
Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction: James McHugh, 518-207-2528
Director of Business and Finance: Linda Wager, 518-207-2535
Director of Human Resources: Marissa Cannon, 518-207-2526

Accounting: Mary Ridzi, Supervisor 518-207-2534
Athletics: Michael Leonard, Director 518-207-2080
Buildings & Grounds: Paul Bickel Jr., Director 518-207-2521
Data Processing 518-207-2504
Food Services: Phyllis Sanford-Krug, Manager 518-207-2474
Human Resources: Marissa Cannon, Director 518-207-2526
Insurance: Emily Long 518-207-2537
Payroll: Lauren Leahy 518-207-2536
Public Information: Mark Adam 518-207-2532
Section 504 Officer: Molly McGrath 518-207-2060
Registration: Kristin Kurick 518-207-2062
Special Education Programs and Services: Molly McGrath, Director 518-207-2060
Tax Office: Cecelia Caska 518-207-2542
Technology: Peter Goodwin, Director 518-207-2554
Title IX Officer: Marissa Cannon 518-207-2526
Transportation Department: Mark Noeth, Supervisor 518-477-9288



518-207-2000 Columbia High School: Michael Harkin, Principal
518-207-2080 Athletic Office: Michael Leonard, Director of Health, Physical Education, and Athletics
518-207-2020 Guidance Office
518-207-2070 Health Office
518-207-2060 Pupil Personnel Services
518-207-2461 Goff Middle School: Jill Barker, Principal
518-207-2431 Grade 6
518-207-2451 Grade 7 and 8
518-207-2600 Bell Top Elementary School: Martin Mahar, Principal
518-207-2620 Donald P. Sutherland Elementary School: Jack Alvey, Principal
518-207-2680 Genet Elementary School: Wayne Grignon, Principal
518-207-2640 Green Meadow Elementary School: Daniel Garab, Principal
518-207-2660 Red Mill Elementary School: Helen Squillace, Principal

Title IX

The Board of Education is committed to providing an educational and working environment that promotes respect, dignity, and equality and that is free from all forms of harassment and hazing. The District will promptly investigate all complaints of hazing and/or harassment, either formal or informal, verbal or written. Complaints should be filed with the principal or Title IX Officer, 29 Englewood Avenue, East Greenbush, New York 12061, Phone 207-2526.


To ensure the safety of our students, it is the policy of the District’s Board of Education that all building visitors must report to the main office of the school they are visiting. The Board defines a visitor as a person not employed by the school district or not enrolled in the school in which he or she is visiting.