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Visit the links below to download district and school-level publications that describe various programs, services, and educational features.

Please note: Many of the documents below open in "PDF" format and require Adobe Acrobat Reader in order to download and print. If you do not have Adobe Acrobat on your computer you can get a free copy from the Adobe Web site.  

District newsletters (from the current school year)

2016-17 Awards Newsletter

2017-18 Transportation Newsletter


To view newsletters published in prior school years, please visit our newsletter archives.


Parent Today newsletter

Parent Today is a free e-mail newsletter and companion website designed to help build a stronger bridge between families and the classroom. Parent Today is packed with research-based information that empowers parents and supports teachers. Parent Today addresses four “chapters” of a child’s life – early learners, elementary school, the middle years and high school – with stories about what is happening in the classroom and students’ lives.
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Curriculum guides (2017-18)


Grade 1

Grade 2

Grade 3

Grade 4

Grade 5

Grade 6

Grade 7

Grade 8


Curriculum guides (2018-19)

Grades 9-12


Student/parent handbooks (2017-18)

Elementary School (Grades K-5)

Farnsworth Middle School (Grades 6-8)

Guilderland High School (Grades 9-12)


District plans and other important publications

Academic Intervention Services Plan

Annual Professional Performance Review (APPR) Plan

Project S.A.V.E

Code of Conduct

Professional Development Plan

Shared Decision Making Plan

Technology Plan

Parents’ Bill of Rights for Data Privacy and Security

Dignity for All Students Act (DASA) brochure

Elementary report card guide

Building Team brochure: Working together toward common goals