News & Announcements

ABCD Award Nominations Due Wednesday, Feb. 1

Throughout the school year, the Greater Johnstown School District highlights district employees who make a positive impact on the school community by honoring them with ABCD Awards — an acronym that stands for Above and Beyond the Call of Duty. If you know of a GJSD employee who goes above and beyond to benefit the […]

Kindergarten Registration and Prekindergarten Application for 2023-24 School Year

Open enrollment is scheduled for the week of Feb. 13 – 17

January Board of Education Meetings

The Board of Education has scheduled the following meetings for the month of January:

GJSD Board of Education Names ABCD Award Honorees

GJSD Board of Education Names ABCD Award Honorees

Congratulations to our three ABCD Award honorees for the first quarter of the 2022-2023 school year. The ABCD Award is an award given by the Board of Education to acknowledge employees of the district who go Above and Beyond the Call of Duty to make a difference in the lives of our students and help […]

GJSD Families Eligible for Discounted Internet Service

GJSD Families Eligible for Discounted Internet Service

Due to the economic diversity of our families, the Greater Johnstown School District is designated as a “Community Eligibility Provision” (CEP) district. The district qualifies for this designation based on family responses to the annual Free and Reduced Price Lunch (FRPL) applications. CEP designation provides our families with many benefits, one of which is a […]

Johnstown Senior High School Names “Students of the Quarter”

Johnstown Senior High School Names “Students of the Quarter”

Congratulations to our “Students of the Quarter” at Johnstown Senior High School and thank you to our community friends at Mohawk Harvest Cooperative Market for providing a $10 gift certificate to each of our honorees. Students can redeem their gift cards at the market in downtown Gloversville. Honorees include (alphabetical order):  Isabella Alatzas (absent from photo)  Zach […]

NEW – Shared Decision Making Committee Page on GJSD Website

The Shared Decision Making Committee (SDM) for the Greater Johnstown School District has been reinvigorated for the 2022-2023 school year, in preparation for several important District topics that require stakeholder input and feedback. Stakeholders will meet within a specified timeline to discuss topics to include the reopening of Knox for elementary instruction and the subsequent […]

Warren Street Elementary Announces PAX Leaders for October and November

Warren Street Elementary Announces PAX Leaders for October and November

Congratulations to our Warren Street Elementary PAX Leaders of the Month for both October AND November!  PAX program stands for Peace, Productivity, Health, and Happiness at school. Students in each classroom at Warren St. who exemplify these characteristics are chosen by their teachers as “PAX Leaders of the Month.”  PAX Leaders receive a certificate and […]

Become a certified teacher by August 2023!

Become a certified teacher by August 2023!

Informational session scheduled for 5:30 p.m. on December 8 at HFM BOCES HFM BOCES (Hamilton, Fulton Montgomery Counties) and Utica University are teaming up for a program that can help educators earn a fast-tracked teacher certification in just eight months! Individuals who have completed an undergraduate bachelor’s degree (BA/BS) with a minimum 3.0 GPA in […]

Johnstown Senior High Honor Roll 1st Qtr, 2022-2023

Congratulations to the following Senior High students who achieved Honor Roll and High Honor Roll status for quarter 1:

Johnstown Junior High Honor Roll 1st Qtr, 2022-2023

Congratulations to the following Junior High students who achieved Honor Roll and High Honor Roll status for quarter 1:

GJSD BOE Votes to Indefinitely Postpone Decision on District’s Athletic League Affiliation

GJSD BOE Votes to Indefinitely Postpone Decision on District’s Athletic League Affiliation

New Internal Deadline Set for April 30, 2023 At Thursday evening’s regularly scheduled business meeting, the Board of Education voted 6-2 to indefinitely postpone a vote to decide if the District should leave the Foothills Council athletic league to accept membership in the Western Athletic Conference, until 2023. Board of Education President David D’Amore set […]