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MVP Coat Drive and Solitude Lake Management

Coat drive representatives

With colder weather on the way, MVP Healthcare and United Way of Montgomery County distributed warm coats for elementary school students identified by school social workers in the five school districts, Amsterdam, Fonda-Fultonville, Canajoharie Fort Plain, and St. Johnsville, in Montgomery County.

Additionally, NBT Bank is conducting collections for hats, mittens, scarves and gently worn coats in the NBT branches thru November 15, 2018. All the collected items will be distributed through the schools.

Little Gobblers with Solitude Lake management.

SOLITUDE Lake Management is a company-wide community outreach program that fosters core values both inside and outside the workplace. They have a Little Gobblers initiative and Becky Snyder nominated the Harry Hoag Elementary School. They donated ten $25 Price Chopper gift cards to our families in the Fort Plain Central School district.

Legal Notice of Special Meeting Fort Plain CSD

LEGAL NOTICE

NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING FORT PLAIN CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to a resolution adopted by the Board of Education of the Fort Plain Central School District on October 17, 2018, that a special meeting of the qualified voters of the School District be and the same is hereby called to be held in the gymnasium of the Fort Plain Harry Hoag Elementary School, 25 High Street, Fort Plain, New York 13339 on Tuesday, December 18, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. prevailing time for the purpose of voting on the following proposition:

PROPOSITION

Shall the Board of Education be authorized to: (1) expand the purpose for which the Transportation Reserve Fund can be used to include the construction of additions to and reconstruction of various District buildings, facilities and athletic fields and the acquisition of original furnishings, equipment, machinery or apparatus, such Fund to be hereafter called the Transportation and Capital Reserve Fund, increase the maximum amount of such Fund to $5,000,000 and increase the life of such Fund to ten (10) years form the date hereof; (2) reconstruct various District buildings, construct and reconstruct site work and athletic fields, acquire original furnishings, equipment, machinery or apparatus and pay incidental costs related thereto, at a maximum cost of $11,245,806; (3) expend $1,300,000 from the Transportation and Capital Reserve Fund to pay a portion of the costs of such purpose; (4) levy the necessary tax therefore, to be levied and collected in annual installments in such years and in such amounts as may be determined by the Board of Education taking into account state aid and the amount expended from the Transportation and Capital Reserve Fund; and (5) in anticipation of the collection of such tax, issue bonds and notes of the District at one time or from time to time in the principal amount not to exceed $9,945,806, and levy a tax to pay the interest on said obligations when due?

The vote upon such proposition shall be registered upon voting machines or by absentee ballot. The hours during which the polls shall be kept open shall be from 1:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. prevailing time or for as long thereafter as necessary to enable qualified voters who are in the polling place at 9:00 p.m. to cast their ballots. Any person shall be entitled to vote who is: (a) a citizen of the United States, (b) eighteen years of age and (c) a resident within the District for a period of thirty days next preceding the December 18, 2018 vote.

Absentee ballots may be applied for at the office of the District Clerk. Applications for absentee ballots must be received by the District Clerk at least seven days prior to the vote if the ballot is to be mailed to the voter, or on or prior to December 17, 2018, if the ballot is to be delivered personally to the voter. Absentee ballots must be received by the District Clerk not later than 5:00 p.m. on December 18, 2018. A list of all persons to whom absentee ballots shall have been issued will be available in the office of the District Clerk from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. prevailing time on each weekday until the day of the vote. Any qualified voter may challenge the acceptance of the ballot of any person on such list, by making his challenge and reasons therefore known to the District Clerk.

District Clerk

Please publish: Website November 2, 2018

Amsterdam Recorder: November 2, 2018 November 19, 2018 December 3, 2018 December 17,2018

Courier-Standard-Enterprise: November 2, 2018 November 16, 2018 November 30, 2018 December 14, 2018

Fitness Center Open to Public from Nov. 5 – April 30

The Fort Plain Central School will be allowing district residents to use the Fitness Center located in the Jr. Sr. High School building from November 5th through April 30th.

The fitness center will be open from 5:00 am – 7:00 am and 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm on days school is in session.

If you would like to sign up for the fitness center, please contact Becky in the District Office at 518-993-4000 ext. #1000.

The cost for district residents is $20 per month, non-district residents – $30 per month; anyone 65 and older may use the facility for free.

Pacers Program

PACERS PROGRAM:

The Fort Plain Central School will again be inviting district residents to walk inside the elementary school from November 5th through April 30th.

District residents may walk during the hours of 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm on days school is in session.

If you would like to sign up for the Pacers Program, please contact Becky in the District Office at 518-993-4000 ext. #1000. The cost is $5.00.

Canajoharie and Fort Plain Central School’s Joint Girl’s Volleyball Teams

Fort Plain and Canajoharie Varsity Volleyball Team
Fort Plain & Canajoharie Varsity Volleyball Team

Canajoharie and Fort Plain Central School district combined teams to create the girl’s volleyball team.

“The teams are working well together. We have a wonderful mix of talented players from each school,” said Varsity Coach Lisa Trembley.

The girls went to a ropes course in August to help bond while overcoming obstacles together.

“It was a fun way to work on team dynamics.”

The team is still working and improving to grow.

“We are excited to play this season.”

Check out the girls play! Here is the upcoming schedule:
Saturday, October 6: Tournament – Varsity @ Schoharie
Tuesday, October 9: @ Duanesburg
Thursday, October 11: @NDBG
Tuesday, October 16: Non-League Game – Hadley-Luzerne@ FP (Senior Night)
Thursday, October 18: Tournament @ WAC
Saturday, October 20: Tournament – Varsity @ Mekeel
Wednesday, October 24: Sectional Prelims
Friday, October 26: Sectional Quarters
Tuesday, October 30: Sectional Semis
Friday, November 9: Exceptional Senior Game @ TBD

Upcoming Sports Schedule for Oct 1 – Oct 6

Monday, October 1, 2018

4:15pm Football: JV Game – Canajoharie-Ft. Plain vs. Stillwater @ Stillwater High School

4:15pm Soccer: Boys Varsity Game – vs. Northville Central @ Fort Plain Sports Complex (FPCSD – Harry Hoag Elementary School)

4:30pm Volleyball: Modified Game – Mayfield Central vs. Canajoharie-Ft. Plain @ Fort Plain Sports Complex (FPCSD – Harry Hoag Elementary School)

7:00pm Soccer: Girls Varsity Game – vs. Berne Knox Westerlo @ Berne Knox Westerlo High School

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

4:15pm Cross Country: Girls Varsity Meet Fonda-Fultonville, Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville vs. Canajoharie-Ft. Plain @ Fort Plain Sports Complex (FPCSD – Harry Hoag Elementary School)

4:15pm Cross Country: Girls Modified Meet Fonda-Fultonville, Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville vs. Canajoharie-Ft. Plain @ Fort Plain Sports Complex (FPCSD – Harry Hoag Elementary School)

4:15pm Cross Country: Boys Varsity Meet Fonda-Fultonville, Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville vs. Canajoharie-Ft. Plain @ Fort Plain Sports Complex (FPCSD – Harry Hoag Elementary School)

4:15pm Cross Country: Boys Modified Meet Fonda-Fultonville, Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville vs. Canajoharie-Ft. Plain @ Fort Plain Sports Complex (FPCSD – Harry Hoag Elementary School)

4:15pm Soccer: Girls Modified Game vs. Duanesburg Central @ Fort Plain Sports Complex (FPCSD – Harry Hoag Elementary School) Sports Complex

4:15pm Soccer: Boys Modified Game vs. Mekeel Christian Academy @ Mekeel Christian Academy

4:30pm Soccer: Boys JV Game vs. Mechanicville @ Mechanicville High School

4:30pm Volleyball: JV Game Schoharie vs. Canajoharie-Ft. Plain @ Fort Plain Junior/Senior High School

6:00pm Volleyball: Varsity Game Schoharie vs. Canajoharie-Ft. Plain @ Fort Plain Junior/Senior High School

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

4:15pm Soccer: Girls Varsity Game vs. Middleburgh Central @ Middleburgh High School

4:15pm Soccer: Boys Varsity Game vs. Middleburgh Central @ Fort Plain Sports Complex (FPCSD – Harry Hoag Elementary School)

4:15pm Soccer: Boys JV Game vs. Middleburgh Central @ Fort Plain Sports Complex (FPCSD – Harry Hoag Elementary School) Sports Complex

Thursday, October 4, 2018

4:15pm Soccer: Girls Modified Game vs. Berne Knox Westerlo @ Fort Plain Sports Complex (FPCSD – Harry Hoag Elementary School)

4:15pm Soccer: Boys Modified Game vs. Berne Knox Westerlo @ Fort Plain Sports Complex (FPCSD – Harry Hoag Elementary School)

4:30pm Volleyball: JV Game Canajoharie-Ft. Plain vs. Fonda-Fultonville @ Fonda-Fultonville High School

6:00pm Volleyball: Volleyball: Varsity Game Canajoharie-Ft. Plain vs. Fonda-Fultonville @ Fonda-Fultonville High School

Friday, October 5, 2018

4:15pm Soccer: Boys Varsity Game vs. Canajoharie @ Fort Plain Sports Complex (FPCSD – Harry Hoag Elementary School)

4:15pm Soccer: Boys JV Game vs. Waterford-Halfmoon @ Fort Plain Sports Complex (FPCSD – Harry Hoag Elementary School) Sports Complex

7:00pm Soccer: Girls Varsity Game vs. Canajoharie @ Canajoharie High School

Saturday, October 6, 2018

8:30am Volleyball: Varsity Tournament Canajoharie-Ft. Plain vs. Duanesburg Central @ Schoharie High School

9:00am Cross Country: Girls Varsity Invitational  Canajoharie-Ft. Plain vs. Schenectady @ Central Park, Schenectady, NY

9:00am Cross Country: Boys Varsity Invitational Canajoharie-Ft. Plain vs. Schenectady @ Central Park, Schenectady, NY

2:00pm Football: Varsity Game Canajoharie-Ft. Plain vs. Fonda-Fultonville  @ Fonda-Fultonville High School

Jr./Sr. High School Student Council is sponsoring the annual pie and cookie dough sale

The Jr./Sr. High School Student Council is sponsoring the annual pie and cookie dough sale right now until October 10th!

Every student 7th through 12th grade is participating to raise funds for Student Council, to be able to fund our Moving Up Day, Elf Day and other schoolwide functions.

Ask any Jr./Sr. High school student to see our catalogs. Delivery is the week of November 12th, right before Thanksgiving!

Any questions, please contact Lisa Trembley or Linda Cole at the Jr./Sr. High.

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