Contact Us

We encourage parents who have questions or concerns to contact the district. To ensure a more timely response to an issue, please contact the appropriate staff member. Generally, it is best to start with your child’s classroom teacher, followed by the building principal or assistant principal, if necessary. Use the links provided for the staff email directory and district administrator directory, or use the school phone numbers.

Staff Directory

Search for faculty and staff by typing ONE of these options in the box below: first name, last name or email.

Tip: If you don’t know how to spell the name of the person you are looking for, try typing the first few letters of their first or last name and click ‘Go’.

Central Office

1245 Hillside Drive
Watervliet, New York 12189

Dr. Donald Stevens, Superintendent of Schools
(518) 629-3200, Ext. 6

Kelly Webster, Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction
(518) 629-3456

Keith Heid, Business Manager
(518) 629-3200, Ext. 5
For school tax information, call 518-629-3225

Molly McGrath, Director of Special Education and Student Support Services
(518) 629-3200, Ext. 3

Kirsten DeMento, Director of Educational Programs & Accountability
(518) 629-3231

Judy Frost, Public Information Specialist/Webmaster (M, W-F)
(518) 629-3236

Watervliet Junior/Senior High School

1245 Hillside Drive
Watervliet, New York 12189

Jessie Richards, Principal
(518) 629-3300

Michael Foust, Assistant Principal
(518) 629-3300

David Wareing, Assistant Principal/Athletic Coordinator
(518) 629-3303

Main Office Fax: (518) 273-4772
Attendance Office: (518) 629-3301
Guidance Office: (518) 629-3302 | Fax: (518) 629-3330
Nurse: (518) 629-3304

Watervliet Elementary School

2557 10th Avenue
Watervliet, New York 12189

Ryan Groat, Principal
(518) 629-3400

Catherine Casey, Assistant Principal
(518) 629-3400

Kirsten DeMento, Director of Universal Pre-Kindergarten
(518) 629-3263

Main Office Fax: (518) 273-5312
Main Office email:
Attendance Office: (518) 629-3214
Nurse: (518) 629-3402