2021-22 COVID-19 Information and Updates

Sept. 13: One positive case of COVID-19 July 16 letter to families Aug. 9 opening school presentation Aug. 10 letter to families and remote learning survey Aug. 12 State Education Dept. Guidance Aug. 23: Layered Mitigation Protocol Resource Website for Menands Families COVID-19 has caused a lot of uncertainty for our society. Financial, mental and …

Plans for Federal Relief Aid

In response to the needs brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Menands Union Free School District has been allocated $406,833 in CRRSA funding and $802,041 in ARPA funding. This one-time stimulus funding will be used to ensure students academic and social-emotional needs are met in a safe environment, in wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. …

Upcoming Fall Activities

The Menands School community is excited to announce our upcoming fall activities. To learn more, please read the notices below. 2021 Menands School Pumpkin Run Oct. 18-Oct. 29 The Menands School students are excited for the 2021 Menands School Pumpkin Run! The Run is a running race that will be completed during your child’s physical …

Board of Education Special Meeting Thursday October 14, 2021

The Menands Board of Education will hold a special board meeting on Thursday October 14, 2021. The meeting will be held in person and also streamed live. Click here to access the live stream of the meeting. View the Oct. 14 agenda. If you are unable to attend, a recording of the meeting will be …

Fall clubs and sports

Menands School is excited to reinstate some extracurricular clubs and sports, on a limited basis, for Grades 3-8. The first trimester runs until Dec. 10. Club offerings occur after school for one hour and bus transportation home is available. The club offerings are intended to maximize opportunities for students at all grade levels while adhering …

Sept. 17: Friday Update

Dear families, Thank you all for your continued partnership as we acclimate to the new school year. With your cooperation and assistance both arrival and dismissal have gone much smoother. Thank you for your continued patience and caution during these times to ensure the safety of all of our students. A few important dates and …

Sept. 13: One confirmed case of COVID-19

Dear Menands Families, The district learned on Monday, Sept. 13 that an individual in the Menands school community has tested positive for COVID-19. The case required contact tracing, and all individuals who need to quarantine have been notified. Similar to last year, we are committed to informing our families when we have a positive case. …

Sept. 12: Friday update

Dear Parents and families, It was great to welcome back your children this week!  We were honored to be visited on the first day of school by the NYS Commissioner of Education, Dr. Betty Rosa.  She welcomed students and visited classrooms.  There are some great photos posted to our Menands School Facebook page.   We want …

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