As a reminder, there is no school on Monday, October 9th, in observance of Columbus Day. Enjoy the long weekend!
Our Middle and High School will celebrate Spirit Week next week. Be sure to check the list of events for the upcoming week, each day of Spirit Week will have a different theme, and we will host the Homecoming Pep Rally Picnic and Homecoming Dance.
Trunk or Treat
After the success of last year’s event, the Hudson Falls Central School District will host our Second Trunk or Treat event at the High School on Saturday, October 28th. The event will run from 10:30 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. If you would like to decorate a trunk for the event, please email Mrs. Struwing at firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, October 13th. Food, face painting, and candy will be available for all attendees.
Introducing Care Solace
We are excited to share that Hudson Falls has partnered with Care Solace, a complimentary and confidential service provided to students, staff, and their families, at no cost to you. Care Solace connects students, staff and their families to quick and confidential mental health and substance use providers matched directly to your needs. Their team is available 24/7 and can support you in your preferred language. Care’s coverage includes Medicaid, Medicare and sliding scale options for those without insurance. Click here to check out the services.
High School Financial Aid Information Night
On Wednesday, October 18th, we will host a financial aid information night presented by SUNY Adirondack in the High School Large Cafeteria at 6 p.m. This presentation will talk about some of the new updates coming to FAFSA. We encourage all parents and students in 11th and 12th grade who are college bound or interested in learning the college process to attend.
Students have the opportunity to apply to up to five SUNY campuses with no application fee from October 16th – October 29th. You can find out more information about the process here.
We are thankful for our parent organizations which go above and beyond in their commitment to improving the education, health, and safety of all our students. New members can connect with the school community, propose new programs, and engage in their students’ education. Consider getting involved with any of these terrific organizations.
School, District & Community Calendar
Friday, October 6: Superintendent Conference Day, No Classes
Monday, October 9: Columbus Day, No Classes
Tuesday, October 10: BOE Meeting, 6:30 p.m. at the High School Library Team Room
Wednesday, October 11: High School and Middle School Picture Day
Thursday, October 12: High School and Middle School Picture Day
Friday, October 13: Homecoming Pep Rally Picnic at Hudson Falls High School, 11:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Friday, October 13: Middle School Pep Rally 8th period in the Gym
Saturday, October 14: Homecoming, Football vs. Ichabod Crane at 12:00 p.m. at the High School
Saturday, October 14: Homecoming Dance, 5:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Monday, October 16: Primary School Picture Day
Tuesday, October 17: Primary School Picture Day
Thursday, October 19: Kindergarten Center Picture Day
Friday, October 20: Intermediate School Picture Day
Wednesday, October 25: Employee Flu Shot Clinic at Hudson Falls High School, 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, October 28: Trunk or Treat, 10:30 p.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the High School Franklin St. side
Enjoy the long weekend,
Dan Ward, Superintendent