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picture of junior high students first day of schoolJunior High students connect through Mix-it-Up Lunch  Read more about Mix-It-Up Lunch

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11.16.17

Grade 7 Science Living Wax Museum open to visitors Nov. 20

Grade 7 science students are taking on the role of famous scientists throughout history in Watervliet Junior High School's first-ever Living Wax Museum on Monday, November 20 from 8:50-10:00 a.m. in the school cafeteria. Read more about Living Wax Museum

11.15.17

Grades 7-8 Report Card Night set for Nov. 16

The Watervliet School District recognizes the importance of parent involvement to student sucess. Watervliet Junior High School teachers look forward to seeing all parents at the First Quarter Report Card Night on Thursday, November 16 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Read more about Report Card Night

10.27.17

Grades 7-8 students connect through Mix-it-Up Lunch

No Place for Hate Week, Watervliet Junior/Senior High School hosted its fourth annual Mix-It-Up Lunch, an event that offers an opportunity for students to get to know peers who they may not interact with on a regular basis. Read more about Mix-It-Up Lunch

10.23.17

Safety drill complete at WJSHS

A lockdown drill was completed successfully at Watervliet Jr./Sr. High School on Monday, Oct. 23. This safety drill provides practice for students and staff in the event of a real emergency.

9.6.17

2017-18 school year underway for Junior High School View Photo Gallery

8.25.17

WJSHS Principals Welcome Back Message

Mr. Groat’s welcome back letter includes important dates and information for parents, students and staff. READ LETTER

8.21.17

Class schedules on Parent Portal

Junior High School student schedules are available on the Parent Portal. GO TO THE PARENT PORTAL

8.11.17

WJSHS August 2017 newsletter

Read the Principals Welcome Back Message as well as other information about student schedules, back-to-school kick-off assemblies, grade 7 orientation, Parent Portal and more in the August 2017 newsletter. Download newsletter

7.17.17

Fourth Quarter Honor Roll

Congratulations to all grades 7-8 students who worked hard to achieve Honor Roll and High Honor Roll status during the fourth quarter! View Honor Roll/High Honor Roll

7.14.17

Junior High School Supply Lists

The 2017-18 school supply lists for grades 7-8 are available online.

7.13.17

Summer Reading for grades 7-8

Summer reading offers an excellent opportunity for students to stay connected to literature, enhance literacy skills developed during the school year and gain knowledge. Information on assigned summer reading

 

picture of WHS studentsWHS seniors pay special visit to WES 
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11.16.17

Dress for Success Initiative to kick off Nov. 29

High school students enrolled in business courses will have an opportunity to earn extra credit by participating in a bi-monthly dress for success challenge. Information about Dress for Success

11.15.17

Grades 9-12 Report Card Night set for Nov. 16

The Watervliet School District recognizes the importance of parent involvement to student success. Watervliet High School teachers look forward to seeing all parents at the First Quarter Report Card Night on Thursday, November 16 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Read more about Report Card Night

11.9.17

SCCC offers college-bound seniors instant admission

Several WHS seniors were accepted on the spot to Schenectady County Community College (SCCC) during Instant Admission Day on Thursday, November 9. Read about SCCC Instant Admission Day

11.9.17

Pivot Program Update: college visits, guest speakers, class projects

Ninth graders have had a full agenda with college visits and guest speakers since the Pivot Program started up again in September. Read more about Pivot Program activities

10.30.17

WHS seniors pay special visit to WES

Ten student varsity athletes visited the elementary school to read stories ‒ many of which had Halloween-based themes ‒ to UPK through grade 2 students on Oct. 30. View Photo Gallery

10.20.17

HVCC Instant Admission Day

The Watervliet High School Guidance Department hosted a successful Instant Admission Day on Friday, Oct. 20 with representatives from Hudson Valley Community College (HVCC). Read about HVCC Instant Admission Day View Photo Gallery

10.16.17

Cannoneer Football Senior Night

Family, friends, teammates and coaching staff gathered on the turf to celebrate Watervliet varsity football team's senior players and senior cheerleaders prior to the start of the home game on Oct. 13. View Senior Night pictures on Facebook

9.25.17

Students sharpen culinary skills for healthy cooking demo

The kitchen at Watervliet High School became a classroom for 10 students Friday as they joined lifestyle expert and television host Evette Rios for a hands-on healthy cooking demonstration. Read more about cooking demonstration

9.14.17

Opt-out deadline approaching: release of student information to recruiters

Parents wishing to exercise their option to withhold consent to the release of student information to military recruiters and/or institutions of higher learning must submit a written request to the Guidance Office no later than Friday, September 22, 2017. Read announcement and download form

9.6.17

2017-18 school year underway for Junior High School View Photo Gallery

8.25.17

WJSHS Principals Welcome Back Message

Mr. Groat’s welcome back letter includes important dates and information for parents, students and staff. READ LETTER

8.25.17

High School Supply List

The 2017-18 high school supply list is available online.

8.24.17

Grade 9 Pivot Program resumes September 6

The Pivot Program for all ninth-grade students will begin on the first day of school Wednesday, Sept. 6. Parents of ninth-grade students are invited to learn more about this required program at an informational breakfast on Thursday, Aug. 31 at 7:00 a.m. in the high school cafeteria. More about Pivot

8.21.17

Class schedules on Parent Portal

High School student schedules are available on the Parent Portal. GO TO THE PARENT PORTAL School begins for all students on Wednesday, September 6.

8.11.17

WJSHS August 2017 newsletter

Read the Principals Welcome Back Message as well as other information about student schedules, back-to-school assemblies, registering for SATs, Parent Portal and more in the August 2017 newsletter. Download newsletter

7.17.17

Fourth Quarter Honor Roll

Congratulations to all grades 9-12 students who worked hard to achieve Honor Roll and High Honor Roll status during the fourth quarter! View Honor Roll/High Honor Roll

7.13.17

Summer Reading for grades 9-12

Summer reading offers an excellent opportunity for students to stay connected to literature, enhance literacy skills developed during the school year and gain knowledge. Information on assigned summer reading

 

 

 

 

 

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Nov. 1-30

WHS Student Council Fundraiser for American Cancer Society (thru Nov. 30)

Nov. 16

WJSHS Report Card Night, Grades 7-12, 6:00 p.m.

Nov. 22-24

Thanksgiving Recess

Dec. 1

WHS Student Council Food Drive (through Dec. 15)

Jr. High Student Council Adopt-An-Angel (through Dec. 22)

Dec. 2

SAT exam

Dec. 6

Jr. High Student Council Cookie Bake-Off Sale, 6:00-8:00 p.m.

WJSHS Garnet & Grey Winter Concert, 7:00 p.m.

Dec. 9

ACT exam

Dec. 14

Board of Education Meeting, 6:00 p.m.

Dec. 15

WJSHS 2nd Quarter Interim Report Period Ends

Dec. 21

WJSHS Ugly Sweater Contest

Dec. 25-Jan. 1

Holiday Recess

Jan. 2

Classes resume

 

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