The first full day of school for students in the Tupper Lake Central School District is Sept. 6.
A “grand reopening” event is planned, according to Superintendent Seth McGowan. Parents will be invited to come with their children on the first day of school at 7:50 a.m. to the gym, where there will be booths advertising clubs and academic departments. Refreshments will be served. McGowan will deliver a welcoming address at 8:30 a.m.
A Sept. 11 remembrance event is planned. The details of it will be announced at a later date, McGowan said.
New faculty and long-term substitutes at the middle and high school include Daniel Brown, school psychologist, Jillian Kreppel, math teacher, Krystal Stowe, art teacher, Stephanie Niles, french teacher, Bret Fancher, computer teacher.
New faculty and long-term substitutes at LP Quinn include Brittany Teele, elementary teacher, Lacey Stevens-Duckett, elementary teacher, Brittany Burnham, elementary teacher, Jenna Gravlin, teacher’s aide, Wendy Pavlus, teacher’s aide.
The first full day of school for students in the Saranac Lake Central School District is Sept. 6.
There will be eight new staff members this year, but only two have been approved by the school board, according to Nancy Whitson, confidential secretary to the superintendent. Erin Canning, a new third grade teacher, will work at Bloomingdale Elementary School. Jason Castine, a new special education teacher, will work at Petrova Middle School.