Virus guidance to schools ever-changing
Granville Central School District.

Virus guidance to schools ever-changing

Granville school superintendent Tom McGurl’s monthly report to the Board of Education on Jan. 10 was centered around Covid-19, including state guidance he received earlier that day. “Everything I’m about…

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‘All masks all the time’ inside schools
Granville Central School District.

‘All masks all the time’ inside schools

A mask usage clarification, an assistant high school principal appointment, a member’s resignation, and a BOCES presentation made up a big chunk of the Granville Board of Education meeting on…

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Football merger ‘options’ sought, Corinth, Hadley-Luzerne a no-go
Many members of the Granville Golden Horde football team showed up to the Granville Board of Education meeting on Nov. 8 to listen to Athletic Director Justin Nassivera present the possibility of a football merger with Corinth/Hadley-Luzerne in 2022.

Football merger ‘options’ sought, Corinth, Hadley-Luzerne a no-go

Following a "lengthy conversation" in executive session at its Nov. 8 meeting, the Granville Board of Education decided to continue looking at potential football mergers but rejected pursuing an arrangement…

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School has drug issues, parent says
Granville Central School District

School has drug issues, parent says

A passionate speech from a Granville Junior/Senior High School parent addressed her concerns with alleged drug use and “inappropriate” actions within the school at the Oct. 12 Board of Education…

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School: Weekly test for unvaccinated
Members of the Granville Board of Education discuss COVID-19 protocols amidst rising numbers of positive confirmed cases in Granville and Washington County.

School: Weekly test for unvaccinated

The Granville Board of Education will require weekly mouth-swab testing of all unvaccinated school faculty and staff. The tests will be conducted by Washington County-contracted group, Quadrant, and superintendent Tom…

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School renovation ‘in pretty good shape’
A July picture of Granville Board of Education member Ed Vladyka showing fellow board members the progress of a "modern-day tech shop" room.

School renovation ‘in pretty good shape’

The Granville Central School District is close to completing phase two of its renovation project at the Junior/Senior High School. But it’s not at 100% yet, according to a building…

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Masks, presence at school mandatory
Granville Central School District building on Quaker Street

Masks, presence at school mandatory

School superintendent Tom McGurl has informed the Granville Board of Education and community of updated protocols, regulations and the district’s reopening plan for this fall, which will require masks for…

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Mask ‘shenanigans’ confusing for schools
Granville superintendent Tom McGurl

Mask ‘shenanigans’ confusing for schools

Recent scuttlebutt and back-and-forth decision-making on mask mandates inside and outside school and camp settings by New York State Department of Health (NYS DOH) officials has created a massive headache…

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School board candidates make their cases
Granville Central School District

School board candidates make their cases

In an opportunity to introduce the five candidates running for three Granville Board of Education seats, NYVT Media hosted a “Meet the Candidates Night” discussion panel on May 6 via…

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