District to host Summer Books Bash for incoming students in grades K-8

This summer, the district is hosting several Summer Books Bash events for students entering grades K-8 this fall. The Summer Books Bash will be held for several weeks in July and August. The events are meant to bring the community together and provide resources for families. We will begin and end the summer season with …

QES 2021-22 school supply lists

Kindergarten 1 full-size backpack (not pre-school size) 1 standard-size pencil box 2 dozen sharpened Ticonderoga #2 pencils 5 boxes of 24 Crayola crayons 1 yellow highlighter 4 thin black EXPO markers 2 black flair-tip pens (Papermate Flair pens) 1 pair Fiskar blunt-tip scissors 10 glue sticks 1 box Ziploc bags (gallon size) 1 pair of …

SchoolaPalooza back-to-school community event set for Aug. 12

Bring the whole family to this back-to-school community event. Get free back-to-school necessities for all grade levels! Get a free backpack and school supplies* Free hair cuts for school kids* Free kids clothing closet* Sports equipment and book exchange* Food and drinks sold by Open Door Mission (proceeds to benefit their backpack program) Bounce house …

Community activities for families and students

We hope our families and community members take advantage of the variety of activities being offered in and around the Queensbury community. Originally published Feb. 11, 2021. Last updated March 26, 2021. Tri-County Literacy Center Scavenger Hunt The Tri-County Literacy Center introduces the first annual Tri-County Historic Scavenger Hunt. The scavenger hunt is taking place …

More than 1,000 grandparents attend Grandparents’ Breakfast virtually

Each year, the district’s annual Grandparents’ Breakfast is a special opportunity for children in grades K-5 to showcase and share their school life with their grandparents. This year, due to the ongoing pandemic, the 32nd annual Grandparents’ Breakfast was enjoyed virtually. Although this year’s event looked a bit different from years past, it still included …

QES students create cards and letters for soldiers

Students at QES created nearly 200 cards and letters for soldiers for the “Christmas in Camouflage” collection! Students hope the cards and letters bring a little piece of home to many soldiers who are far away this holiday season!

Third grade art students finish self-portrait projects

Students in Ms. Backus’ third grade art class began the school year working on a self-portrait. Students were asked to include giant sunglasses in their portraits illustrating their big dreams! The class spent time talking about their dreams and goals before working on the portraits. Some of the dreams included discovering a new animal, creating …

A letter from Principal Rossetti regarding remote learning

Dear QES Families, As mentioned in Superintendent Gannon’s email, the district learned that two additional individuals from the Queensbury community have tested positive for COVID-19. One was an individual from the William H. Barton Intermediate School. The other was an individual from Queensbury High School. Warren County Public Health is conducting case investigations and will …

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