Special meeting of the Board of Education
The Fort Plain Board of Education will meet in Special
Session on Wednesday, March 29, at 4:00 p.m. in the District
Office Conference Room to discuss personnel issues.
Harry Hoag is accepting registrations for Kindergarten and
Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten registration for the 2017-2018
school year has begun at Fort Plain School District.
If your child will turn 5 years old by Dec. 1, 2017 then he/she is
eligable for Kindergarten., Please call 518-993-4000 ext.
#3013 to register your child for 2017-2018 school year. We will
then send you a packet to fill out to start the registration
process for your child. You may also pick up a packet by coming to
the school during school hours 7:30 a.m..– 3:30 p.m.
Students currently enrolled in our PreK Program will automatically
be registered for Kindergarten at Harry Hoag. If your child will
not attend our Kindergarten, please notify your child’s teacher.
Children who turn 4 years old on or before 12/1/17 are eligible for
PreK. 2017-2018 full day Pre-K applications will be available April
3. You may pick them up at the Elementary Kiosk after 8:00 a.m. If
you have any questions you may call the Elementary Kiosk at
993-4000 ext. #3013.
March Newsletter available
Download a PDF copy of the recent March newsletter here.
Congratulations to the Battle of the Books Campions
Congratulations to Fort Plain High School's winning team: Quinn
Jones, Sherry Huang, Kevin Staples and Michael D'Arcanelis (who
stood in for Bryce Thibodeau who was sick). The team was given nine questions for the tie breaker
between Oneonta and
Fort Plain and they won 10-6. Great job!
March menus are now available
Mark your calendars for the Drama production of "The King and I"
The Fort Plain-Canajoharie Drama Club production of “The King and
I” will be presented on Mar. 24 and 25 at 7:00 p.m., and on Mar. 26 at
2:00 p.m. Canajoharie High
School. Admission is $7 for adults, and $5 for seniors and
Athletics schedules available on-line
The Fort Plain School District and WAC
athletics schedules are now posted at
Fort Plain Students of the Month for December
Congratulations to the December JR./SR. HS Students of the Month:
Brittney Allen (12th), Michael Hoffman (11th), Janae Leonard
(10th), Jasmine Livingston (9th), Cassandra Etherton (8th missing
from photo), and Derek Prevost(7th).
Free Story Hour for kindergarten and first
Thanks to a grant from the Yerdon Foundation,
the Fort Plain Free Library will be teaming up with Harry Hoag
Elementary to present a series of free story hours. Free Story Hour
is open to all kindergarten and first grade students, parents or
caregivers are more than welcome to join in. Each story hour will
be held on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at Harry Hoag Library, and
at the Fort Plain Llibrary on the 4th or last Tuesday of the month.
Program runs from November through the end of May.
Water test results are in for Fort Plain CSD
A letter from Superintendent David Ziskin
will be mailed home describing the results of water testing
completed at The Harry Hoag Elementary building. A copy of the
letter, along with information regarding lead testing requirements
can be found
Fitness opportunities at FPSD
The Fort Plain Pacers Walking Program will run through April 30. Walking is
permitted on school days from 4:30 - 7:30 p.m. Visit the District
Office to have your card re-activated for returning walkers, or to
sign up. New member cards cost $5.00.
This year, the Board of Education would like
to open the Fitness Center to members of our community from Nov. 1
- April 30. The cost is $20.00 per month – payable at the beginning
of each month. Hours will be posted once a schedule has been
If you have any questions regarding either
program, please contact Becky in the District Office at
518-993-4000 ext. #1000.