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May 27, 2018

Kingsborough Elementary news headlines

Posted 9/9/17

New school year underway at Kingsborough Elementary

Kingsborough Elementary students arrived at school for the 2017-18 year on Sept. 6.

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Posted 4/11/18

2018-19 Kindergarten registration

Kindergarten registration for the 2018-2019 school year is set for May 15-17 at Kingsborough Elementary School. Children who will be 5 years of age on or before December 1, 2018 are eligible to start kindergarten in September 2018. More information about kindergarten registration  

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Posted 3/30/18

GHS Class of 2021 invites all to Mother's Day Breakfast fundraiser in April

Mark your calendars for Saturday, April 28, when the Class of 2021 will host its Mother's Day Breakfast. The breakfast begins at 9 a.m. in the GMS cafeteria. Tickets will be on sale after spring break. Information about Class of 2021 Mother's Day Breakfast

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Posted 3/12/18

Many special guests help students celebrate Read Across America Day

Nearly 20 guest readers including musician Sawyer Fredericks and a dinosaur, made Read Across America Day a celebration to remember for Kingsborough students, staff. More about Read Across America Day Celebration

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Posted 3/2/18

Help support GESD Backpack program in the fight against hunger this month

It's on! From now through March 31 when you purchase a Fight Hunger reusable shopping bag at the Gloversville Hannaford, $1 from the sale will help support the GESD Backpack Program. Learn more about how you can help

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Posted 2/27/18

March 14 is a regular school day

Please note that Wednesday, March 14 will be a regular school day for Gloversville students and staff. Classes will be in session at all GESD schools on March 14.

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Posted 2/21/18

Kingsborough celebrates 100 days of school

Students at Kingsborough Elementary celebrated the 100th day of school on Feb. 14 with fun activities and learning opportunities, including a parade with a double-headed dragon. More about 100th Day of School Celebration

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Posted 2/19/18

Read Across America Week at Kingsborough

Get ready to read “The Cat in the Hat,” “One Fish Two Fish, Red Fish Blue Fish” and other fun Dr. Seuss stories during Read Across America Spirit Week at Kingsborough Elementary School starting Monday, Feb. 26More about Read Across America Week

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Posted 2/16/18

Local Hannaford helps GESD fight hunger

The Gloversville Hannaford is helping the GESD Backpack program fight hunger during the month of March. Each time shoppers purchase a Hannaford Helps Fight Hunger Bag at the Gloversville store in March, the district's Backpack Program will receive $1. Learn more about how you can help

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Posted 2/16/18

DEC visits Kingsborough following fire at neighboring mill

The Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) visited Kingsborough Elementary School for a safety check after a fire last weekend destroyed a nearby vacant leather mill. Read more

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Posted 1/31/18

“Bubbling” with excitement for science

To help build a stronger interest in science among young learners, Gloversville High School chemistry teacher Jennifer Hazzard has been visiting elementary classrooms performing interactive experiments to engage students in learning. Read more about grade 2 bubble experiment

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Posted 1/3/18

Kingsborough Elementary School welcomes new principal

GESD educator Trisha Bobowski started the new year in a new position after being appointed the next principal of Kingsborough Elementary School by the Board of Education in late December. Read more about the new principal

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Posted 1/2/18

Pre-K Lottery Registration opens Jan. 2 for 2018-19 school year

The Gloversville Enlarged School District is accepting applications for its full-day pre-kindergarten program for the 2018-19 school year beginning Jan. 2, 2018. More about Pre-K enrollment

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Posted 11/21/17

Prekindergarten builds gingerbread houses

Kingsborough Elementary School's prekindergarten classes recently made gingerbread houses as part of their study of holidays around the world. Read more about the PreK gingerbread project

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Posted 11/21/17

Kingsborough honors local veterans

Kingsborough students invited family members who are veterans to march in the school's Veterans Day parade on Thursday, Nov. 9 in recognition of their service to our country. View Photo Gallery

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Posted 11/14/17

Elementary parent-teacher conferences are Nov. 15 and Nov. 29

A reminder: Elementary parent-teacher conferences are scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 15 and Wednesday, Nov. 29. These two days are half days for elementary students.  

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 Posted 10/31/17

Halloween Fun

Superheroes, princesses, pirates, ninjas and other characters marched around Kingsborough Elementary today as students and staff celebrated Halloween with a costume parade, games and fun classroom activities. View Photo Gallery

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 Posted 10/24/17

Boys Little Dragons Basketball Program

The Little Dragons Basketball Program teaches grades K-2 students fundamental basketball skills. Participants will meet and work with their favorite varsity basketball players in a fun, enthusiastic atmosphere. Register by Nov. 4. Information about the Little Dragons Basketball Program

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 Posted 9/21/17

Coffee & Conversation with the Principal

Parents are invited to join Principal Kim Ross for Coffee & Conversation tomorrow (Friday, Sept. 22) at 6:00 p.m. at Kingsborough Elementary to share concerns about recent events and explore opportunities to thoughtfully and confidently move forward in the best interests of our students. More Information

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 Posted 9/20/17

Fall Family Fun Day

The HFM Prevention Council and GESD invite you to Fall Family Fun Day sponsored by the Fulton Co. Youth Bureau on Saturday, Sept. 30 at Park Terrace Elementary School. Information about Fall Family Fun Day

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Posted 9/19/17

Case of mistaken identity leads to report of attempted abduction

GESD officials are assuring parents and the community that an incident at Kingsborough Elementary School Tuesday afternoon was not an attempted abduction. Read District statement 

Posted 8/17/17

Welcome to the 2017-18 school year

Principal Kimberly Ross shares information on the changes to drop-off procedures, among other news parents need to know for the new school year. read the principal's letter

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