Voorheesville Elementary School
was named a US Department of Education
"Exemplary and High Performing"
Blue Ribbon School.
On September 30, U.S. Secretary of Education, Arne Duncan, announced that 337 public and private schools across the country were recognized for their excellent work. Voorheesville Elementary School was one of 19 schools in New York State invited to apply. Congratulations to Dr. Reardon and the entire elementary faculty and staff for this recognition. They will be honored at an official ceremony in Washington, D.C. in November.
Annual Cabaret Concert: Saturday, November 1
(Oct. 17, 2014) The annual Cabaret Concert, sponsored by the Voorheesville Friends of Music, will be held on Saturday, November 1, at 7:00 p.m. Come listen to the musical talents of Voorheesville students in grades 6-12 perform solos, duos, and in small ensembles.
The middls school gym will be transformed into an intimate performing venue for the evening where the audience can purchase their favorite dessert or snack as they listen. The High School and Middle School Jazz Ensembles, the High School Select Chorus, and a Middle School Brass Ensemble will be just a few of the acts featured.
Tickets are $5.00 for adults and $4.00 for students and senior citizens. Doors will open for general seating at 6:30 p.m. Sorry, no reserved seating.
Community Invited to Offer Input on New Superintendent
(Oct. 16, 2014) Community members who were unable to attend the October 14 forum, may offer input about the qualities desired in our new Superintendent of Schools through an online survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/DWTX95N. The survey deadline is Monday, November 24.
2014-2015 School Calendar
To view the 2014-2015 school calendar,click here.
Voorheesville Ranks #1 in Common Core Math Scores
(August 26, 2014) The August 15, 2014 issue of the Albany Business Review has reported that the 2013-2014 Common Core math scores had improved in the 11-county Albany region. Voorheesville was ranked as the #1 math district in the area with a more than 70 percent passing rate.