Fort Plain Central School District News
launches Facebook Page
As part of its ongoing effort to enhance communications within the
community, Fort Plain Central School District has officially joined
“We will continue to use the district website and more traditional
communications tools,” said Superintendent David Ziskin. “Every day
there are great stories happening in our schools. Facebook is just
another way to share those stories and connect with the community.”
The district's Facebook page, which is located here, provides
another avenue to communicate to teachers, parents, students and
community stakeholders about upcoming events, news, achievements and
To receive updates from the district via Facebook, visit the
district's official page and click the page's "Like" button.
Facebook should not replace face-to-face meetings or be used for
communicating urgent messages.
Fort Plain Central School District Facebook Usage Guidelines
Please Read Before Commenting
Fort Plain Central School District welcomes community contributions
to its Facebook page through the use of comments.
Community-contributed comments on the page are the opinion of the
specific author and do not represent the Fort Plain Central School
District. Our intent is that users of the Fort Plain Central School
District Facebook page will engage in a meaningful dialogue that is
both relevant and respectful. Any and all comments are monitored and
reviewed during normal business hours to ensure they comply with our
In administering the page, the district will abide by
Statement of Rights and Responsibilities. The school district asks
that its Facebook fans do the same. In order to accomplish this
goal, please abide by the following guidelines:
Be respectful. Personal attacks or derogatory comments aimed at
specific individuals, employees or students are not permitted. Don't
make comments that goad others or pick fights.
Be polite. Avoid language that is abusive or inappropriate,
including remarks that are racist, sexist, sexually explicit or
obscene. Profanity is not allowed.
Be relevant. Let's keep the conversation related to the topic at
hand. Do not post comments that advertise or promote a product or
service. Spam and commercial advertisements will be deleted. In
addition, do not use the Fort Plain Central School District Facebook
page in place of standard communication practices, such as
contacting your school principal to share personal issues and
Be factual. Blatantly inaccurate, libelous or false information will
By commenting, you also recognize that your comments are your own,
and that you hold Fort Plain Central School District and all
subsidiaries and representatives harmless from any and all
repercussions, damages, or liability.
Please note that all comment postings are at the discretion of the
page administrators. Please be certain that your comments are
appropriate for an educational environment and for fans of all ages.
The page administrator reserves the right to remove comments, not to
limit criticism, but to protect the privacy and rights of staff and
The page will be regularly monitored by the district.