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Dr. Lori S. Caplan

1245 Hillside Drive,

Watervliet, NY 12189

Phone: (518) 629-3200

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WHS Class of 2016 donned their caps and gowns for a special walk through the elementary school. View photo gallery


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Hudson Shores Rotary Club recognizes two recent WHS graduates

Congratulations to Watervliet High School graduates Natalie Migliore and Charles LaBelle on being chosen the recipients of the Richard Hunsdorfer Dr. William A. Stewart Rotary Award. Read more


School supply lists available

See what supplies your students will need for school this fall by grade level: kindergarten grade 1 grade 2 grade 3 grade 4grade 5 grade 6 grade k-2 self containedgrade 3-4 self contained grade 5-6 self contained Grade 7 Grade 8


WHS Commencement 2016

Nearly 90 high school seniors received their diplomas at Watervliet High School's graduation on Thursday, June 23. Congratulations and best of luck to the Class of 2016! View photo gallery


Watervliet teacher recognized by state for teaching excellence

On June 14, New York Lt. Governor Kathy Hochul paid a surprise visit to present the Empire State Excellence in Teaching Award to an unsuspecting Terry Bradway, longtime music teacher at Watervliet Jr./Sr. High School. Read More


Watervliet High School inducts 22 students into National Honor Society

Congratulations to the 22 high-achieving students who have been inducted into Watervliet High School's Ellen Bevins Chapter of the National Honor Society. Read more


2016-17 school budget approved

Watervliet school district residents have approved a $26.1 million budget for the 2016-17 school year, by 134 yes votes to 34 no votes, a margin of approximately 80 percent. Read more

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WCSD Transportation Department updates available via social media

The WCSD Transportation Department is now on Twitter and Facebook! Parents and students are invited to follow @WCSDTrans or like Watervliet CSD Transportation on Facebook to receive the latest transportation news and updates.

Vliet administrators join Twitter

All Watervliet administrators are now on Twitter! That means you can receive more news than ever about our schools. More information

Parent Portal available for K-12

The web-based communication tool that allows parents and guardians to view their children’s academic profiles via the Internet is now available for grades K-12. read more

Watervliet Schools on Facebook, Twitter

To help keep the community, parents, students and staff more informed about important news and events, Watervliet City Schools has joined the social-networking websites Facebook and Twitter. Learn more


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Summer Meals Program begins July 5

WCSD will again sponsor a summer meals program that offers free breakfast and lunch for children 18 years or younger. More information

One Call Now

WCSD has transitioned to a web-based messaging system called “One Call Now” to notify parents by phone, email and text message about important district news and information regarding school events and activities, as well as school closings and/or early dismissals. Read more

Fitness Center public hours

The Fitness Center at WJSHS will be open to the public on Mondays and Thursdays from 6-8 p.m. effective Dec. 1. Residents who are interested in using the facility will need to fill out a the Fitness Center waiver. Call the WCSD Athletic Department at 629-3303 for more information.

School guests reminded to sign in, receive Visitors Badge: visitors policy


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