March 26, 2017
School Board Candidate Petition Packets for the term beginning July 1, 2017 are now available. Voters will elect three members of the Board, each for three-year terms, to succeed David Fenlong, whose term expires on June 30, 2017; Clark Porter, whose term expires on June 30, 2017; and Jeremy Bartholomew, whose term expires on June 30, 2017. Packets may be picked up from the District Clerk in the Superintendent’s Office.
Petitions must have a minimum of 25 signatures and must be returned to the District Clerk by April 17, 2017.
School Board candidates must be a U.S. citizen, at least 18 years old, qualified voters in the school district and able to read and write. They must be residents of their districts continuously for one year before the election. They cannot be employed by the board on which they will serve or live in the same household with a family member who is also a member of the same school board. Once elected, the candidate is required by New York State law to fulfill mandatory training within the first year of service. This includes fiscal oversight training and governance skills training.
The election will be held May 16, 2017.
March 12, 2017
The student senate held it's second annual Amazing Race - Gouverneur Edition from March 1st - March 3rd. Teams of 3 compete against each other challenged with academic, team work and scavenger hunt tasks. This year, 6 teams competed against each other for the chance to win $300, $150, and $75 for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place respectively.