A message regarding continuity of learning during April break

Dear parents and guardians, First and foremost, I hope you and your families are well. As you are likely aware, on March 27, Gov. Andrew Cuomo issued an executive order regarding the extending closing of schools. During this time, schools are required to provide continuity of instruction, meals for students and childcare resources every weekday, …

Update from Superintendent Gannon about COVID-19 (March 24)

Dear Queensbury families, As we enter week two of our extended closing, we wanted to share a few important updates with you. State testing suspended The New York State Board of Regents and state Education Department announced Friday, March 20, that state assessments for grades 3-8 have been suspended for the remainder of the 2019-20 …

Two QHS students selected to attend HOBY seminar in May

Queensbury High School is proud to announce that Tyler Spaulding and Natalie DeJohn have been selected by the faculty to be the school’s representatives at the Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership Seminar (HOBY) in May 2020. HOBY is recognized internationally as one of the premier youth leadership organizations in the country. The mission of HOBY is …

Update from Superintendent Gannon about COVID-19 (March 20)

Dear Queensbury community, I want to thank you again for your support and flexibility during this unprecedented and challenging time for schools and communities across the nation. As we navigate through the impact of COVID-19, QUFSD remains committed to supporting our students, staff and families. I would also like to acknowledge our team members who …

March 19 letter regarding child care for essential workers

Are you an essential healthcare worker or first responder and need child care? Pursuant to the Governor’s Executive Order 202.4, school districts in NYS are required to establish and submit plans for the care of children of essential health care workers and first responders. Essential health care workers may include licensed health professionals such as …

Update from Superintendent Gannon about COVID-19 (March 14)

Dear parents and guardians, We continue to monitor all guidance from local, state and federal agencies. At this time, there are no confirmed cases of coronavirus in the Queensbury Union Free School District. However, out of an abundance of caution, we are joining all 31 WSWHE BOCES school districts and canceling classes and all school …

Update from Superintendent Gannon about COVID-19 (March 12)

Dear parents and guardians, As the COVID-19 (caused by the novel coronavirus) rapidly evolves, the district administrative team is prepared for many different scenarios, including the postponement/cancellation of events and trips, student or staff quarantines, and building/school closures. It’s important to note that currently we do not have a confirmed case of COVID-19 in Warren …

QMS kindness closet accepting donations

The QMS Kindness Closet “The Hanger” is open with clothing and toiletry items available for students. “The Hanger” is also accepting donations of gently-used clothing, accessories and unused toiletries. Please drop off items at QMS.

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