Safety Plan Hearing

The Board of Education of the Gouverneur Central School District shall hold a public hearing on the 22nd day of July, 2024, at 5:30 p.m. local time, in the High School Auditorium located at 133 East Barney Street, Gouverneur, NY. The Hearing will be followed by a regular meeting of the Board of Education.

The purpose of the hearing is to discuss updates and revisions to the District-Wide School Safety Plan – 2024-2025, as enumerated in Education Law and Commissioner’s Regulations. The plan is designed to prevent or minimize the effects of serious violent incidents and emergencies and to facilitate the coordination of schools and the School District with local and county resources in the event of such incidents or emergencies.

The 2024-2025 draft Plan is available for review.

The public is welcome to submit any comments or questions for the Public Hearing by sending them to Tatia Z. Kennedy, District Clerk, at

Daily Events

Monday, 5/13/2024

Young Fives Program

Gouverneur Central School is excited to announce that the district will once again be offering the “Young Fives Program” during the 2024-2025 school year. The program will be located at Gouverneur Elementary School with Mrs. Pamela Mahay assigned as the Young Fives teacher.
The goal of this program is to give our “younger” children more time before they enter kindergarten.
Young Fives Information Flyer
Monday, 3/18/2024
Tuesday, 2/27/2024
GCSD is happy to announce the start of family swim, which will begin on Sunday, March 3, 2024. Family swim will be offered on Sundays from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m., unless otherwise noted. It will be open to the public for a cost of $1.00 per person. When attending, please park in the senior parking lot and enter through the alleyway pool doors. Stay tuned for more updates. Please direct any questions you may have to the Athletic Office.
Monday, 2/12/2024
Recently, Raptor Technologies, a 3rd party vendor, which the District uses for checking students and visitors in at our main offices, reported a security vulnerability involving their cloud-based data storage system resulting in the District’s data being publicly accessible.

Security Memo From Superintendent Jackie Kelly
Monday, 12/18/2023
The results of the December vote are as follows:
Proposition #1 (Capital Project): Yes: 280, No:47, PASSED
Proposition #2 (Bus Purchase): Yes: 294, No: 31, PASSED
Wednesday, 11/8/2023
At the regular meeting of the Board of Education held November 6, 2023, the Board adopted new policy #5711, Unauthorized Individuals on School Buses Operated by First Student, Inc., and revised our required policy #3420, Non-Discrimination and Anti-Harassment in the District. To view these and all policies go to our BOE Policies page.

First Student Gouverneur is Hiring Drivers

Do you want some extra money in your pocket but are struggling to find something that works with your kids schedules? Look no further!

No experience is necessary to become a First Student bus driver - our world class training team will bring you up to speed. Plus, you’ll receive great pay, and your work schedule will follow the school’s calendar year. No nights or weekends.

Apply online using the link provided below.
Questions? Call 315-287-0650

Apply Online Here

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NYS Digital Access Survey

Beginning with the 21-22 school year, the New York State Education Department (NYSED) is requiring school districts to submit data on each K-12 student’s access to digital resources.

The Gouverneur Central School District is providing our families 3 ways to complete the required NYS Digital Access Survey

Click the link below to access information about how to take the NY Digital Access Survey.

NYS Digital Access Survey Information

Help Prioritize Our Spending

The form linked below is an opportunity for the community to help us prioritize our American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) and the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act (CRRSAA) spending. Please considering filling this out. The form is anonymous unless you choose to share personal information with us.

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Delivering the Promise of a Brighter Future for Our Students and Our Community.

Gouverneur Central School District, in collaboration with the community, is dedicated to educating all individuals, in a safe environment, to be passionate learners and responsible citizens in a global society.