Health and safety facilities improvements to take place across the district this summer

A series of health and safety projects, approved by voters in December 2016,  will continue across the district this summer. The projects vary by school, and include electrical panel replacements at most buildings, two kitchen hood fire suppression systems, hot water heater replacements at three schools, some masonry repairs, roof replacements at Birchwood and Craig, …

Enrollment and capacity studies presented at Jan. 9 School Board meeting

Enrollment expected to grow; buildings either close to, or slightly above, capacity As part of the Jan. 9 Board of Education meeting, educational consultant Dr. Paul Seversky presented the enrollment projections and building capacity studies that he completed for the district this past summer and fall. These documents will help inform the district’s future planning, …

Anthony Lento appointed director of facilities

Anthony Lento, a business owner with extensive experience in construction and project management will be the district’s next director of facilities. He was appointed to the position at the Board of Education’s meeting on Monday, March 20. Lento is the owner and operator of PowerHouse Electric and brings to the district more than 20 years …

District voters approve $5.6 million capital project

Niskayuna Central School District voters have approved a $5.6 million capital improvement project by a vote of 605 in favor (78%) and 172 opposed (22%). Results were announced at Niskayuna High School shortly after the polls closed on Tuesday, Dec. 6. The project will result in health, safety and infrastructure work throughout the district. All …