Athletics

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 […]

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Welcome to GJSD! Meet Mr. Brian VanNostrand Jr., New Physical Education, Health, Athletics and Extra-Curriculars Director

Welcome to GJSD! Meet Mr. Brian VanNostrand Jr., New Physical Education, Health, Athletics and Extra-Curriculars Director

Mr. Brian VanNostrand Jr. is the new Physical Education, Health, Athletics and Extra-Curriculars Director for the Greater Johnstown School District. He joins GJSD from HFM BOCES in Johnstown where he was a special education physical education teacher.  Prior to that, he was an elementary physical education teacher for the Lake Placid Central School District for […]

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GJSD preps Knox facilities for new turf field installation

GJSD preps Knox facilities for new turf field installation

Knox track and field to be closed to the public from Thursday, Aug. 11 through Friday, August 19 **** UPDATED August 18:  The field will be closed through at least Saturday, August 27 ****   The 15 year-old turf at Knox Field is set to get a major facelift starting Monday, August 15. The project […]

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GJSD senior Ethan Petrie named Academic All-American by USA Lacrosse

GJSD senior Ethan Petrie named Academic All-American by USA Lacrosse

GJSD Senior Ethan Petrie, son of Scott and Shannon Petrie, was recently named an Academic All-American by USA Lacrosse. The prestigious award is given to an elite group of high school lacrosse players who exhibit exemplary lacrosse skills, good sportsmanship on the field, represents high standards of academic achievement in the classroom and volunteers within […]

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Spectator guidelines for winter athletics at GJSD

The winter athletic season at Johnstown has officially begun! We are thrilled that spectators will be able to attend home sporting events to cheer on our Lady and Sir Bills this year, but there are some health and safety guidelines that everyone in attendance must follow. For cheerleading, boys and girls basketball games and wrestling […]

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Winter 2021 Sports Physicals November 5

For student athletes that have not completed an up-to-date physical within the last 12 months. Appointment required:

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Savoie receives athletic and academic accolades

Savoie receives athletic and academic accolades

2021 Johnstown graduate Riley Savoie was recently honored by the Capital District Chapter of the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame by being named a Scholar-Athlete. The award recognizes high school athletes in the Capital District who have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement, and school/community leadership in addition to their performance on the football […]

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Fall 2021 Sports Sign-up

Fall 2021 Sports Sign-up

GJSD is preparing for the Fall 2021 sports season, with online registration open from June 4 to August 1 for the following sports:

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Shane Jones Joins GJSD as Physical Education, Health, Athletics and Extracurricular Programs Coordinator

Shane Jones Joins GJSD as Physical Education, Health, Athletics and Extracurricular Programs Coordinator

Jones follows interim athletic director Mike Satterlee, who will retire at the end of this school year after nearly 40 years with the Johnstown district Shane Jones joined the Greater Johnstown School District on June 1, 2021, as the district’s new Physical Education, Health, Athletics and Extracurricular Programs Coordinator. Upon the completion of his NYS […]

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Johnstown Voters Approve $39,967,989 Budget for 2021-2022 School Year

Beck, Schrum and Sponnable elected to Board of Education The Greater Johnstown School District community approved the district’s $39,967,989 budget proposal on Tuesday, May 18 by a vote of 630-243, a margin of 72%. “We are incredibly grateful for the community’s support in passing next year’s school budget,” said Superintendent of Schools Dr. William Crankshaw. […]

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