Reminder: Tomorrow is the annual school budget and board member vote. Voting will be held in the High School gym between the hours of 12pm and 8pm. Our elementary band and chorus will be holding their annual spring concert beginning at 7pm in the Auditorium. There will be parking spaces blocked out in the back of the building near the gym entrance for voters. We hope to see all of our eligible voters exercise their right to vote! Go LAKERS!
Reminder: Proposed 2022-2023 budget presentation by Mr. Bower and Meet the Board Candidate tonight at 6pm in the High School Library. The next presentation of the proposed 22-23 school budget will be Thursday, May 12th in the Auditorium at 5pm. A complete recording of the proposed 22-23 budget presentation can be found on the District website at www.hammondsportcsd.org . Happy Tuesday and Go LAKERS!
Thank you to our educational partners at MicroSolutions! They have made a donation to the District of $1000 worth of KwikFill gift cards to be given out to students and families in need of support during this time of high gas prices! Transportation to sports practices, rehearsals, and school activities can be expensive and they wanted to help make it just a little easier for families! That is a show of true Laker spirit! Thank you MicroSolutions and Go LAKERS!!
Please see the attached public statement regarding the recent arrest of a District employee as reported by the Steuben County Sheriff's Department. All questions should be directed to Superintendent Bower at #569-5200 ext 5240. https://5il.co/18zho
At the upcoming Board meeting on Wednesday, April 6th at 6pm in the Auditorium, the HCS Board will hear the final presentation of the proposed 22-23 school budget from Mr. Bower and vote on its' adoption. The Board will also be hearing a presentation from Ms. Stephanie Stephens. Ms. Stephens is the lead GST BOCES Instructional Specialist on the Regents Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiative. She has worked with various Boards in our region on this work and we are thrilled to have her help us begin this discussion. Both presentations will be recorded and will be available to view the following day on the District's website, Facebook, and Youtube pages. Happy Monday and Go LAKERS!
At the Board of Education's March meeting, the Board approved changes to the 2021-2022 District calendar making Friday, April 8th and Friday, June 24th non-school vacation days. This adjustment will make the last day of school for students and staff Thursday, June 23rd.
Reminder - Our Prekindergarten and Kindergarten registration will be held this evening, Thursday, March 24th from 5:00-7:00 in our Elementary Office. Please contact Miss Darcie, Elementary Secretary with any questions at 569-5200 ext. 5233. We look forward to meeting the newest members of our Curtiss Family tonight!
Hammondsport Central School District Posting Probationary Full-Time School Aide Position Start Date: ASAP 7.5 hrs. daily for 180 day school year Duties: Aide position will be assigned to the single point entry. Will work with nurse on making attendance calls. Job description available in the District Office. Rate of Pay: Starting at $13.20 Position comes with eligibility for health insurance coverage, health reimbursement account, paid sick and personal leave. Must have current fingerprint clearance through the New York State Education Department. Steuben County Civil Service Applications can be picked up in the District Office or downloaded from the District website at www.hammondsportcsd.org. Letter of interest and completed application must be submitted by March 18th to: Mr. Kyle Bower, Superintendent 8272 Main Street Hammondsport, NY 14840
Mr. Bower will be hosting a Superintendent Town Hall meeting on Tuesday, March 15th at 6:30pm in the High School Library. Topics to include the District's initial work on our Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion policy, upcoming State testing, and and other topics people would like to explore. Hope to see you there!
The Board of Education Special Meeting scheduled for tonight, March 9th, has been postponed.
Hammondsport Central School District Department of Athletics Opening for the 2022 spring season, starting Tuesday, March 15: Modified Baseball Coach Interested persons can submit a letter of interest along with certifications to: Dan Conley, Athletic Director Hammondsport Central School 8272 Main Street Hammondsport, NY 14840 Fax: 607-569-5212
Hammondsport Central School District ANTICIPATED Opening: Part-time Food Service Worker Start Date: March 17, 2022 3.5 hrs. daily for 180 day/yr. Duties: To be determined based on skills of successful candidates. Rate of Pay: Step I hourly rate of $13.20 Must have current fingerprint clearance through the New York State Education Department. Interested persons may contact Sheri Frail, Cafeteria Manager, at 607-569-5200 ext. 5263 for detailed description of duties. Steuben County Civil Service Applications and fingerprint clearing information can be picked up in the District Office or downloaded from the District website at www.hammondsportcsd.org. Letter of interest and completed application can be submitted to: Nancy Clark, District Clerk Hammondsport Central School 8272 Main Street Hammondsport, New York 14840 DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS Friday, March 4, 2022 Email and fax application materials will not be accepted. Hammondsport Central School District is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, or handicapping conditions.
Good evening Glenn Curtiss Families! We will be live streaming our schoolwide spelling bee on our district Facebook page tomorrow, Thursday 2/16, at 1:00 PM. The link to our Facebook page is
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Good morning Lakers! Per State Ed directive, masks are still required on school campuses for all students, staff and visitors at this time. Any details or changes will be shared later today as they are released.
Glenn Curtiss Families: All students and staff are invited to wear their new Curtiss Family t-shirts this Tuesday, January 25th for our next Leading Laker in school assemblies. Students received new t-shirts this past Friday. Please contact our office if your child has not yet received a t-shirt at 569-5200 ext. 5233. Thank you!
Reminder: For parents that need their student's free rapid test kit delivered to their home tomorrow or Friday, please call the appropriate school office no later than 3pm today and give your students name. Tests can also be picked up every day this week at the single point entry. Go LAKERS!
Reminder! Vote day at HCS! Don't forget to come out and cast your vote on our capital reserve resolutions between 12pm-8pm today in the High School Gym! Go LAKERS!
Local scholarship applications are available for past graduates. Jim Derr will be at the single point entry on Monday, Dec. 21 and Tuesday, Dec. 22 from 10am to 1pm to hand out applications. A reminder that all local scholarship applications must be complete and received in the guidance office by April 1, 2022.
November Superintendent Town Hall meeting, 6:30pm on Tuesday, November 16th in the Auditorium. Masks are required per NYS. Hope to see you there!
In honor of Fire Prevention Week, today we conducted a joint fire drill with our community partners at the Hammondsport FD and PD! Thank you to our first responders that are always there to help keep us safe! Go LAKERS!