Phase II of Middleburgh’s $922,936 Smart Schools Investment Plan approved; funds will finance the district’s student laptop initiative

Phase II of the Middleburgh School District’s $922,936 Smart Schools Investment Plan has been approved by the Smart Schools Review Board. The July 30 approval of Phase II of the grant allocates $504,603 for technology acquisition and school connectivity.  Phase II funds will be used to finance the district’s 1:1 laptop initiative for students in …

District to hold virtual community forums on Aug. 3 and 4 to review 2020-21 school reentry plan

The Middleburgh School District will hold a series of school reopening parent forums on Aug. 3 and 4, via Zoom, allowing district officials to review school reentry plans for elementary, special education and junior/high school students in addition to an opportunity for community questions. The district submitted its 2020-21 School Reentry Plan to the State …

School Reentry Task Force work continues; hybrid/blended learning model and schedule planned

The Middleburgh COVID-19 School Reentry Task Force held its first meeting today, July 28, where an in-depth review of Middleburgh’s preliminary 2020-21 Reentry Plan, containing all the necessary information requested by the New York State Department of Education (SED), took place. In that meeting. Superintendent Brian Dunn, Jr./Sr. High School Principal Matthew Sloane, Elementary School …

Middleburgh’s Reopening School Task Force continues comprehensive planning for September’s return to school

Attention Middleburgh school community: As you know, we’ve been reviewing recently received New York state guidance which includes a clearer timeline regarding Middleburgh schools will open for the 2020-21 school year. Reminder: Middleburgh knows reopening our schools is a community-wide undertaking and we’re looking for your input via a reopening schools survey. Request for family …

Request for family input: Please complete Middleburgh’s 2020-21 School Reopening Survey by July 26

While schools nationwide address uncertainty and a range of potential scenarios for the fall, Middleburgh knows reopening our schools is a community-wide undertaking and we’re looking for your input via this reopening schools survey: Middleburgh 2020-21 School Reopening Survey As we await additional federal, state and Education Department guidance, Middleburgh is continuing its intensive review …

Community participation sought for district’s front courtyard landscape reimagining committee

Dear Middleburgh school community: Many concerns have been expressed regarding the recent, necessary removal of the trees in the front courtyard, which is aligned with the new walkway installation and part of Middleburgh’s $15 capital project work. Your concerns are important and valued. I have spoken with everyone who has reached out to me personally …

Construction updates: Parking lots and access to track, basketball court and fields closed for next two weeks

Middleburgh school community: There will be a significant amount of construction activity at the Jr./Sr. High School involving heavy machinery and construction trucks over the next few days. To ensure the safety of anyone on our campus, parking lots and access to the track, basketball court and back fields will be closed between 6 a.m. …

Walkway system installation takes place this week as part of $15 million capital project work

Plans are continuing this week on walkway repairs and replacement at Middleburgh Jr./Sr. High School and Middleburgh Elementary School, as part of the district’s $15 million capital project work. In the context of the capital project, two trees were identified as a threat to the new sidewalks and three additional trees were identified as safety …

Work begins on voter-approved $15 million capital project at Jr./Sr. High and Elementary schools

Summer capital project construction work is taking place on schedule at the Middleburgh School District, as officials concurrently work on different re-entry plan scenarios for September. “We told taxpayers we would begin capital project work in mid-2020, and we’re making sure make sure this $15 million worth of voter-approved work continues as planned,” said Superintendent …

Middleburgh School District is part of regional effort to keep fun and learning happening this summer with July 3 launch of ‘Summer Adventure’

Capital Region BOCES has partnered with the Middleburgh School District and its other 23 component school districts to create a website of fun, enriching summer activities for students in grades K-5 beginning Friday, July 3.  “Summer vacation may look a bit different this year, but we’re happy to partner with Capital Region BOCES to offer …

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