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Month: May 2024

  • Guru Vandana: “Reverence for the Teacher”

    Several Boght Hills teachers were among those honored May 11 at the Hindu Cultural Center’s first Guru Vandana ceremony.

  • NCCSD Voters Approve 2024-25 Budget, Capital Project & Reserve Transfer

    On Tuesday, May 21, North Colonie residents approved the district’s $154.1 million budget for 2024-25 with 1,594 yes votes to 431 no votes. Results were announced at the North Colonie Central Office shortly after the polls closed at 9 p.m. The results show 78.72% of voters supported the budget. The $154.1 million budget has a…

  • SMS Announces Third Quarter Merit, Honor & High Honor Rolls

    High Honor Roll – Grade 8 Aydan Abbley, Zainab Abdul Qayoom, Nya Adams, Anvitha Adikoppula, Maya Aguirre Murcia, Zainab Ahmad, Simrah Ahmed, Luqman Ahmed, Mubeen Akhtar, Nayver Alejos Bracho, William Amadon, Sadhika Ambadipudi, Abdul Amer, Hiba Ansar, Ayesha Ansar, Eloise Applebee, Ayat Aqeel, Sourish Sai Arvapally, Hudha Aslam, Lakshmi Atmakuri, Akshita Bandari, Michael James Banson,…

  • SHS Announces Third Quarter Merit, Honor & High Honor Rolls

    Congratulations to all of our Shaker High School students who achieved High Honor Roll, Honor Roll and Merit Roll for the second quarter of the school year.

  • Estelle Porter Named Outstanding Business Student of the Year

    Estelle Porter, a senior at Shaker High School, was recognized as the 2023-2024 Outstanding Business Student of the Year at the Business and Marketing Educators’ Association of the Capital District (BMEA) annual award celebration at The Century House. 

  • Son of Tuskegee Airman Brings History to Life

    Warrant Dart, the son of Tuskegee Airman Lt. Col. Clarence W. Dart, spoke with a Shaker U.S. History class about the accomplishments of his father and the historic military roles of African Americans through World War II.

  • Therapy Dog “Bunkers” Down at Loudonville

    Meet Loudonville Elementary’s newest Lion!The school welcomed trained therapy dog Bunker May 3 and looks forward to his upcoming return visits. School counselor Sarah Conway plans to bring Bunker to school weekly to visit with students and help build pro-social skills through the school environment. Bunker will also meet with kindergarten and first-grade students on…

  • Congressional Art Competition – Sweep!

    Shaker High School swept the top two spots in the 20th Congressional District Art Competition! Junior Hans Gupta’s piece, “Crystalline Cobalt” will join other artwork from across the nation on display for one year in a tunnel leading to the U.S. Capitol. Runner up, sophomore Kaia Thompson will have her artwork “Frisson,” on display in…

  • Elite International Engineering Organization Recognizes Shaker Senior’s Cancer Diagnosis Research

    Shaker High School senior Hridaanshu Gusain recently presented at the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) System’s Council Conference for Collegiate Students.

  • Thomas Edison Pitch Competition Finalists

    On May 18th, the Engineering Capstone team of Lucas Bell and Jonah Hymes will compete in the Thomas Edison Pitch Competition in New Jersey.