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August Regents Schedule

August 14, 2017 - Regents exams will be held on Wednesday and Thursday this week, click here for the complete schedule. Special reminder to those students taking earth science, you must retake the lab practical on Tuesday morning - if you have not been contacted by guidance please call them for your time slot.

Morning exams start at 8:00 am, afternoon exams start at Noon. Students should bring their own pens and calculators if needed. We will have calculators available if students do not have them.

Fair Fun Opportunities!

August 14, 2017 - Want free admission to the Schaghticoke Fair? Want to eat fried dough and drink milkshakes for free? Want to have fun with your friends and neighbors while helping a good cause?

Then sign up to work at the HV Booster Club fried dough and milkshake booths during fair week. This year we have an on-line sign up that can be accessed by clicking on this link  http://bit.ly/2v5cHSn

Be sure to leave your contact information so we can get your admission pass to you. Please note, if you are working on Wednesday, please pay the $1 admission and we will reimburse you when you get to the booth.

The Booster Club does a lot for our school community, including: sports awards for modified, JV and Varsity sports programs all 3 seasons; provides varsity jackets to our athletes, helped with the remodeling of the workout room in the high school, and so much more. Please help us continue the good work!

If you have trouble signing up, please contact Susan Martin Cipolla at dereksmommy@msn.com.

The Booster Club would also would appreciate help cleaning up the booths in preparation for the fair.  Join them at 6pm on Tuesday, August 15, 22, and 29. 

Attention Modified Girls Soccer

August 14, 2017 - Girls interested in trying out for Modified Soccer should contact Mr. Zajesky at bzajesky@hoosicvalley.k12.ny.us.

Attention All Fall Athletes

August 9, 2017 - You must have your health papers in to the school nurse by Thursday, August 10th, at 1 pm to be eligible for tryouts next week. The school nurse is not available next week, if you do not get your papers in by Thursday you may not be eligible for practice until the nurse returns the first day of school. The nurse must review all health forms and issue the blue card to the coach, giving health forms to the coach does not make a student athlete eligible for tryouts.


  • A current physical is required - If the 12-month period for the physical expires during a sports season, participants may complete the season as long as an interval health history was conducted prior to the season.  For example, a physical conducted August 1 would be valid through August 31 of the following year.  If a student plays beyond August (ex. Football), the student may complete that sport season as long as an interval health history was conducted before the start of the season. Immediately following the last sanctioned tournament competition for that season, a new physical is required if the student is going to play another sport.
  • Interval Health History OR Athletic Health History (for 1st time participants) must be completed (dated no earlier than 30 days prior to the start of the sport season) and presented to the school nurse with a current physical for a Blue Card.
  • Current physicals and health history forms can be mailed or faxed to the High School (fax # 753-4151).
  • The nurse will issue blue cards directly to coaches after all paper work has been received.

Fall Sports Updates

August 4, 2017 - Fall Sports News:

  • Boys Varsity and JV Soccer try-outs will begin from 8-10am on August 14th.
  • Girls Varsity and JV Soccer try-outs will begin from 7:30-9:30 on August 14th.
  • Varsity cross country will start practice on Tuesday, August 15 at 6pm at the high school.
  • Varsity and JV Football will begin on Monday, August 14 from 3:30 to 7:00.
  • Varsity Volleyball will begin on Monday, August 14 from 9:00 - 11:30
  • JV Volleyball will begin on Monday, August 14 from 1:00 - 3:00
  • Modified Sports beginning dates and times will be posted in the near future

Athletes, remember to have your health information into the school nurse to ensure eligibility for tryouts. Dr. Nightingale will be at the high school for physicals on August 10th if needed. Please email or call and leave a message for Mrs. Barton with your child's name and she will contact you with a time.

Update August 14, 2017 - Modified schedules:

Modified Football - Monday August 21st from 6-8pm
Modified Boys Soccer- Monday August 28th at 6pm.
Modified Cross Country - Thursday August 31st 8-9am
Modified Girls Soccer- Thursday September 7th at 3:15
Modified Volleyball - begins the first day of school and athletes are expected to attend all three days of tryouts (Wednesday 9/6, Thursday 9/7, and Friday 9/8).

In a separate posting, can you Please also add: 7th and 8th Grade Girls interested in trying out for Modified Soccer should contact Mr. Zajesky at bzajesky@hoosicvalley.k12.ny.us.

New Athletic Scheduling Website

July 5, 2017 - Attention Athletes and parents, the Wasaren League has returned to the previous athletic scheduling website, RSchool Calendar. If you have bookmarked or downloaded the app please update to the new site for the 2017-2018 school year. Click here for the new athletic scheduling site.

Continuous Recruitment
Per Diem Substitutes (All Areas)

September 5, 2014 - Hoosic Valley uses substitute personnel on a daily basis in a number of different position. Anyone interested in substituting must first submit an application and be board approved. Upon approval names are added to the "Sub List" and then Substitute personnel are called upon on an as needed basis.  Employment applications can be obtained from the school offices or by calling 753-4458 or click here to download an application packet.

  • Teacher – Substitute - (Certified $110/day; Uncertified $65/day)
  • Teaching Assistant, Teacher Aide, Food Service Helper, Clerical – Substitute - ($9.70/hour)
  • Custodian - Substitute - ($9.70/hour)
  • Bus Driver - Substitute - ($15.51/hour)
  • Bus Aide – Substitute - ($9.70/hour)
  • Nurse – Substitute - (LPN $65/day; RN $80/day)
  • Home Tutor – ($15/hour)


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1. We will not bully others.
2. We will try to help students who are bullied.
3. We will try to include students who are left out.
4. If we know someone is being bullied, we will tell an adult at school and at home.


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Last updated on August 16, 2017