New elementary principal offers fresh outlook
for Harry Hoag community
Seasoned educator to build on
strengths of existing programs
Harry Hoag Elementary School’s new principal
wants school to be a place of joy.
Fred Hutchinson, who was appointed principal
by the Fort Plain Board of Education on June 4, plans to “infuse
joy back into learning” with a variety of fun after-school
activities such as monthly movie nights and ice cream socials
designed to help bring families together and make the school the
center of the community. (full
New immunization requirements for students
entering kindergarten and grade 6
The New York State Department of Health (DOH)
has revised immunization requirements for school attendance to be
consistent with recommendations from the Advisory Committee on
Immunization Practices (ACIP). The changes will impact students
entering kindergarten and grade 6 in 2014-15.
Principal's List and Honor Roll students named
Over 170 students have been named to the Fort
Plain Jr./Sr. High School Principal's List and/or Honor Roll.
Fifty graduate at 119th Commencement
Fifty students graduated at the 119th Fort
Click here to see the graduates and pictures.
Fort Plain applies for Pre-kindergarten funding
The Fort Plain Central School District is
applying for funding through the Statewide Universal Full-Day
Fort Plain technology teacher Ken Frank retiring
after 33 years in the classroom
Since starting his teaching career 1981, Fort
Plain Jr. /Sr. High School technology teacher Ken Frank has taught
more than 35 different classes.
Fort Plain bus fleet receives 100 percent safety
rating from DOT
All of the buses in the Fort Plain Central
School District recently passed a school bus safety inspection by
the New York State Department of Transportation, resulting in 100
percent safety rating. (full story)
Harry Hoag Elementary 2014-2015 registration, and
transferring students information
The registration process for new students will
be begin July 1, 2014. The registration office will be open Monday
thru Thursday 7:30 AM – 2:00 PM. If you have moved into the district
please contact the Harry Hoag Elementary school for students in
grade levels PKH-6th @ 518-993-4000 extension #3060.