Economics Students Learn Lesson Through Cookie Competition

Economics students recently investigated the characteristics and functions of a market economy. As a culminating activity, students worked in small groups to develop cookie companies, taking into account the fixed and variable costs of the factors of production that they would encounter. “The students’ objective was to make a profit by producing the least amount… Read more »

Hotel & Restaurant Management Students Explore Cranwell Resort

New Lebanon Jr/Sr High School’s Hotel and Restaurant Management students went on a field trip to the Cranwell Resort, Spa, and Golf Club in Lenox, Massachusetts last month. The general manager, Carl Pratt, gave them a tour of the property and showed them dining rooms, kitchens, walk-in freezers, the spa, guest rooms, conference rooms, and… Read more »

December Students of the Month

Congratulations to the Walter B. Howard Elementary students who have been named December Students of the Month! Students are selected by the homeroom teacher for showing overall good character that month. The students and their teachers are: Breslin – Lyndsey Pratt; Bove 0 Autumn Doslop-Land; deOliveira – Claudia Stickles; Ouimet – Ben Klein; Griffin –… Read more »

Coat Drive a Success!

New Lebanon Jr/Sr High’s Community Service Club would like to thank all of the community member, faculty and staff that donated or assisted us in making the Coat Drive a huge success. Because of your generosity, the Club was able to collect approximately 100 coats and other winter gear items!

Jr/Sr High Students Participate in Sage Leadership Summit

A team of eight New Lebanon Jr/Sr High School students participated in the 12th Annual Northeast U.S. Character Education Youth Leadership Summit on December 5 on the campus of Russell Sage College in Troy. School Psychologist Tricia White and School Counselor Meghan Pepe accompanied the students to the event. This year’s theme, “Don’t Judge a… Read more »

Fall Varsity Sports Teams Earn Scholar-Athlete Honors

All three 2013-14 fall season varsity sports teams have qualified for the Scholar-Athlete Team Award by the New York State Public High School Athletic Association. Congratulations to the Boys’ and Girls’ Soccer teams, as well as the Girls’ Volleyball team. In order to earn the distinction, a team must be composed of a cohort of… Read more »

Last Day for the Community to Drop Off Coats is Dec. 7

The last day New Lebanon Jr/Sr High’s Community Service Club will be collecting coats for kids and adults from the community is Saturday, Dec. 7 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the high school cafeteria. According to club advisor Jenn Allard, 70 items have been donated so far! Every coat donated will help a… Read more »