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Thanksgiving Recess – Posted November 24, 2015
District schools will be closed Wednesday, November 25 through Friday, November 27 for Thanksgiving Recess. Schools will reopen on Monday, November 30. District calendar.

MMA Fighter Tackles Bullying, Inspires Students – Posted November 20, 2015

Professional mixed martial arts fighter Tom Murphy gave a series of anti-bullying presentations to students, teachers and parents in the East Greenbush CSD this week. Full story.

District Voicemail Down – Posted November 19, 2015
The District is experiencing technical difficulties with the voicemail system. In the event that you are unable to reach a department, please call back and your call will be answered as quickly as possible. The District anticipates having the problem corrected after the Thanksgiving recess.

Picture Re-Take Day – Posted November 19, 2015
Picture Re-Take Day for Howard L. Goff Middle School will be Monday, November 30. Please sign up in the Main Office.

Collect Box Tops and Support Your School – Posted November 19, 2015

East Greenbush schools earned more than $5,600 from redeeming Box Tops last year. So clip those coupons and help our PTOs purchase free school supplies, sponsor student events and more. Full story.

District Donates $1,550 to Stratton VA Medical Center – Posted November 17, 2015

Teachers, staff and administrators donated $1,550 to the Stratton VA Medical Center's Holiday Fund on Tuesday morning. Full story.

Anti-Bullying Program Coming to East Greenbush CSD – Posted November 5, 2015
Students, staff and parents in the East Greenbush CSD will have the opportunity to hear a unique message on bullying, conflict and strategies for being successful in life through a free program called Sweethearts and Heroes later this month. Full story.

School Lunches Full of Fall Produce – Posted November 4, 2015

As the holiday season approaches, healthy eating may seem like a challenge. But never fear, a new menu of foods is available to keep you healthy and happy. Full story.

Early Dismissal Drill on November 6 – Posted November 4, 2015

All District schools will dismiss 15 minutes early on Friday, November 6 for a state-mandated Emergency Go Home Drill. More information.

SADD Club Attends Workshops at Youth Summit – Posted November 3, 2015

SADD Club members attended workshops that focused on social media, healthy living, personal preparedness and peer-to-peer group discussions at a local Youth Summit. Full story.

Calendar Change – Posted November 2, 2015
The Goff Middle School Grade 8 Concert and Columbia’s National Honor Society Inductions have swapped dates in June. More information.

Goff Honors Students of the Month – Posted October 30, 2015

Fifty students at Howard L. Goff Middle School were named Students of the Month for September and October at a ceremony on Friday morning. Full story.

New Criteria for Accelerated Math Program – Posted October 30, 2015
New criteria for selecting students to the accelerated math program at Howard L. Goff Middle School moves away from state test results. Full story.

District to Support Stratton VA Medical Center for Veterans Day – Re-Posted October 29 (Posted October 26, 2015)
East Greenbush Central School District teachers, staff and administrators will celebrate Veterans Day by donating to the Albany Stratton VA Medical Center and wearing red, white and blue and jeans to work on November 9. Full story.

Districtís 8th Grade Students Selected for National Assessment – Posted October 28, 2015
Howard L. Goff Middle School has been selected to participate in the 2016 administration of the National Assessment of Educational Progress on March 2.

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Parent Drop Off Information - If you drop off your child prior to 7:40 a.m. they will wait in the main lobby until buses unload. If they arrive after 7:55 a.m. they will be required to report to the main office to obtain a tardy slip.

Picking Up Your Child at Goff MS - If you have arranged for someone other than a parent to pick up your child, please be sure to send a note including the individual's name and please be sure that they bring identification with them to the school. This request must always be made in writing. To ensure the safety of all our students, children will not be released to anyone other than a parent without a note and proper identification.


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Today is a White Day. There are no announcements for today, November 24.

Parents: If any of your children are missing items (jackets, lunchboxes, sweatshirts, shorts, sneakers, etc.), please have your child stop down to the Main Lobby to check the Lost and Found.

School Supplies for 2015-2016 School Year:

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The East Greenbush School District is dedicated to teaching tolerance and educating students and parents on the issues of bullying. Help us foster tolerance in our students in and out of school. More information and resources

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