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Lisha Kill Middle School students return to school this fall. Return to school photo gallery

South Colonie Middle Schools Participate in Mathcounts Competition

Posted February 6, 2018

South Colonie students represented Lisha Kill and Sand Creek middle schools at the annual Mathcounts Competition in February. full story

8th Grade Chromebook Distribution Information

Posted January 30, 2018

8th GRADE STUDENTS/PARENTS: Click here to register to receive your district issued chromebook and pay the rental/insurance fee for 2018-2019. Once registered, chromebooks will be distributed to students in their classrooms after the February break. more information (pdf)

District Establishes Scholarship For Lisha Kill Teacher Marra

Posted January 24, 2018

A Scholarship Fund has been set up via the District Office in memory of longtime Lisha Kill Middle School teacher Shana Marr, who passed away after a long illness. more information

Lisha Kill DARE Graduation

Posted January 19, 2018

Lisha Kill Middle School students participate in DARE graduation ceremonies today with Officer Ruecker and Principal Wetzel. photo gallery

Lisha Kill Operation Agua Bottle Drive Underway

Posted January 10, 2018

Lisha Kill Middle School is holding a bottle and can drive through February 16 to support Operation Agua. full story

March 23 is Now a Regular School Day for Students and Staff

Posted January 2, 2018

The Staff Development Day scheduled for March 23 has been cancelled, and March 23 is now a regular instruction day for South Colonie students and staff.

Middle Schools Compete at First Lego Robotics Event

Posted December 19, 2017

Teams from Lisha Kill and Sand Creek middle schools participated for the first time in the Hudson Valley First Lego League Robotics Regional Competition. full story

Lisha Kill Fifth Grade Invention Fair

Posted November 7, 2017

Lisha Kill Middle School students in Mrs. Stark's and Mrs. Smith's science classes created genius ideas and inventions during their unit on "The Engineer Design Process." photo gallery

Albany Mayor Proclaims 'Share The Sparkle Day' in Honor of Lisha Kill Fifth Grader

Posted November 2, 2017

Savannah Hulett, a fifth grader in Mrs. Griffith's class at Lisha Kill Middle School, met with Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan where the Mayor Proclaimed November 1 as #ShareTheSparkle Day in Albany. full story

Middle School Teachers Learning From NY Times Best-Selling Author Lehman

Posted October 18, 2017

South Colonie teachers are working in house this school year on Professional Development classroom enrichment training with Chris Lehman, author of many books including Falling in Love and Close Reading. full story

Lisha Kill Learns Fire Safety From Midway Fire Department

Posted October 13, 2017

Firefighters from the Midway Fire Department spoke to the entire student body at Lisha Kill Middle School this week about fire prevention and safety tips. full story

Spanish Classes Collect For Mexico and Puerto Rican Victims

Posted October 13, 2017

Lisha Kill Middle School's grade 7/8 Spanish classes conducted a collection drive to assist the victims of the recent earthquakes in Mexico and Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico. full story

Lisha Kill Collects Books For Houston

Posted October 6, 2017

Lisha Kill Middle School is helping a Houston-area school damaged by Hurricane Harvey by collecting and shipping some 1,100 books to students there. full story

Lisha Kill Evacuation Drill

Posted October 6, 2017

Lisha Kill Middle School held an evacuation drill this fall with the help of local police and emergency personnel. photo gallery

Lisha Kill Pep Rally and Pillar Parade

Posted October 3, 2017

Lisha Kill Middle School students held a School Spirit Pep Rally and Pillar Parade on September 28. Participants in this parade are involved in volunteering activities inside and outside of school. photo gallery

Lisha Kill Middle School Fun Run

Posted September 12, 2017

Lisha Kill Middle School held its annual Fun Run in September. Photo gallery

South Colonie Students Return to School

Posted September 9, 2017

South Colonie students return for the 2017-18 school year. Return to school photo gallery

Help Lisha Kill, Join the School Bucks Program

Posted August 2, 2017

Lisha Kill Middle School will be participating in the Colonie Center School Bucks program this school year. Families and friends of Lisha Kill can help the school earn points to be eligible to win a cash prize if we are one of the top ten point earning schools in the Capital Region. more information (pdf)

Support the Box Tops For Education Program

Posted July 21, 2017

Join the Box Tops for Education Program this year and help support Lisha Kill Middle School. more information (pdf)