Career and Technical Education Students Sign Letters of Intent

National Signing Day, hosted by Capital Region BOCES, showcased the power of education in preparing students for careers, with two Voorheesville students being among 32 high school students signing letters of intent to work for local employers. Class of 2024 members Mwamba (MJ) Green and Trevor Siemann were cheered on by a crowd of more …

Register Now for Defensive Driving Course

VCSD Continuing Education and the Northeast Safety Council are offering a defensive driving course on May 18, 2024, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. This is a six-hour accident-prevention course, taught within the classroom. Any principal operator completing the course will receive a 10% reduction on their liability and collision insurance for a three-year period. …

Meet the Candidates for School Board

The 2024-25 school budget vote will be held on May 21, from 2:30 to 9 p.m. in the Middle School foyer. At that time, district residents will also vote on two open seats on the school board. The elected board members will serve a four-year term beginning July 1, 2024.  Board members serve without pay. …

Clayton A. Bouton Shines in National Ranking

  For the second year in a row, Clayton A. Bouton is ranked #2 in the Best High Schools rankings for the Albany Metro by U.S. News and World Report. According to the report, the rankings are based on the percentage of students who achieved exceptional scores on state assessments for math, reading and science. …

Your Voice Counts: School Budget Vote on May 21

On Tuesday, May 21, Voorheesville Central School District residents will vote on a proposed $34,482,366 budget for the 2024-25 school year that would maintain all current student programs and services. The proposal increases spending by $4,403,875 (14.64%) and carries a tax levy increase of 3.75%. The majority of the increase includes a $3 million transfer …

Lisa Cardillo to be Named Next Principal of Clayton A. Bouton

Voorheesville Central School District (VCSD) announces the anticipated appointment of Lisa Cardillo as the next principal at Clayton A. Bouton High School. Cardillo was selected for the position after a thorough search, informed by input from stakeholders including parents, guardians and faculty members. Superintendent Frank Macri says Cardillo’s dedication to education aligns with the values …

VCSD Begins Accepting UPK Applications on May 1

To enhance early childhood education, Voorheesville Central School District will offer a Universal Pre-Kindergarten (UPK) program for the 2024-25 school year. The program will provide instruction to 4-year-old district children at no cost to families through a state-funded grant collaboration with the district. Classes will begin in early September. Children must be four years of …

Budget development underway for 2024-25 school year

Budget development is underway for the 2024-25 school year. On March 4, 2024, Superintendent Frank Macri and Assistant Superintendent for Finance and Operations Jim Southard presented a draft plan to the VCSD Board of Education. “We are focused on maintaining our schools’ exceptional performance by ensuring a return on investment at both the academic and …

Revised 2024-25 District Calendar Approved

At the March 4, 2024 Board of Education meeting, the Voorheesville Board of Education approved the Revised 2024-25 District Calendar.  Printable 2024-2025 District Calendar Here are some important days for the coming school year: September 2 – Labor Day September 3-4 – Superintendent Conference Days September 5 – First Day of School October 3 – …

Nominating Petitions Now Available for Board of Education

Nominating petitions are now available for Voorheesville residents interested in running for two open seats on the school board.  The elected board members will serve a four-year term beginning July 1, 2024. Petitions may be obtained in the Voorheesville District Office from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Friday.  The deadline for filing petitions …

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