• March 20, 2019
    2019-2020 MS Exploratory Selections

    Dear Families, It’s hard to believe that the last quarter of the school year is upon us! With that comes scheduling courses for our students for next year. Attached is a brochure outlining all of our exploratory offerings here at … Continued

  • March 20, 2019
    Springville Trap Update

    Springville visited Ellicottville Sportsman Club for a match against Salamanca.  Springville took the win with 178 out of 200 points and Salamanca with 169.  Top 8 scorers for Springville were: Top 8 scores 1. 24pts  –  Nick Emmick 2. 24pts … Continued

  • March 19, 2019
    Community Education: Notary Public Training Course

    Do you need to become a Notary Public for work or is it something you want to add to your resume?  Learn what you need to know to prepare for the New York State test and what your duties are … Continued

  • March 13, 2019
    SGI Trap Scores

    Springville visited Ellicottville Sportsman Club for their first away match against Ellicottville.  Springville took the win with 175 out of 200 points and Ellicottville with 153.  The top 8 scorers for Springville were: 1. 24pts  –  Caleb Darnley 2. 24pts … Continued

  • March 8, 2019
    Minecraft PARP 2019

    “Learning to read is the single most important activity in a child’s education. Studies show that children who read at home are better prepared to succeed in formal education. PARP is a program that asks a partner (parent, grandparent, babysitter, … Continued

  • March 6, 2019
    SGI Trap Scores

    The Springville Trap team hosted Pine Valley and Randolph last night at the Field & Stream.  Final scores are based out of 200 points.  Springville-180 point, Pine Valley-157 points, Randolph-171 points.  Top 8 scorers for Springville: 1. Bryson Black                     24 … Continued

  • March 6, 2019
    Niagara Frontier Regional Science Olympiad

    This past weekend, Springville Middle School competed in the Niagara Frontier Regional Science Olympiad. Out of 14 schools at the event, Springville placed 4th overall. Months of hard work and preparation paid off as our team came home with medals … Continued

  • March 4, 2019
    NYS Indoor Track Results

    This past weekend athletes from SGI’s indoor track team competed at the NYS championships indoor track meet held in Staten Island. Payton Rowe concluded her indoor career placing 6th in her heat with a 9.09. Payton holds a school record in the 55hurdle, 300, … Continued

  • March 1, 2019
    Kindergarten Screening

    Screening for children eligible to enter kindergarten in September 2019 is currently being scheduled at both Springville Elementary School and Colden Elementary School. Parents of children who are residents of Springville-Griffith Institute Central School District and are eligible for kindergarten … Continued

  • February 27, 2019
    Middle School Recognitions – MP2

    Springville Middle School would like to congratulate the following students for making the second quarter Top Ten, Merit and Honor Roll. MS Honor Roll MS Merit Roll MS Top Ten

  • February 27, 2019
    SGI Trap Team Begins Season

    Springville hosted Cattaraugus Little Valley at the Field & Stream on February 26th to open their season.  Springville took the win with 171 points and Cattaraugus 157. Top 8 scorers for Springville were: 1. 22pts  –  Damien Morosey 2. 22pts … Continued

  • February 26, 2019
    Indoor Track Results – Sectionals

    Congratulations to the following SGI athletes who competed at the Sectional Race at Houghton College on February 21st. Payton Rowe 55h 8.76 2nd place, state qualifier, school record Hanah Goetz 1000 3:34.37 14th in section Evelyn Smith 300 46.12 Girls … Continued

  • February 26, 2019
    HS Musical Tickets

    The Springville-Griffith Institute High School Musical Society is happy to present Mamma Mia! (Music and Lyrics by Björn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson, Book by Catherine Johnson) March 8 – 10, 2019. Tickets are now available, $7 for students and seniors, and … Continued

  • February 13, 2019
    High School Recognition – MP2

    Springville High School would like to congratulate the following students for making the first quarter Merit and Honor Roll. MP2 Merit Roll MP2 Honor Roll. Honor Roll Merit Roll

  • February 12, 2019
    Candidates for Membership

    At the May 21, 2019 Annual School Budget Vote and Election of School Board Members, there will be two (2) at-large Board of Education vacancies on the ballot. The two candidates receiving the highest vote totals shall each be elected … Continued

  • February 11, 2019
    Dickenson Places 1st

    Congratulations to Jaime Dickenson who placed 1st at the Grade 9/10 Championship held at Houghton College last Friday. Jaime ran the 600 event in 1:50.16.

  • February 11, 2019
    Varsity Girls Basketball

    The varsity girls basketball team had to battle on Saturday afternoon but they eventually prevailed over Cleve Hill by a score of. 21-13.The girls’ defense was the key to the victory. Nyah Solly came off the bench and changed the … Continued

  • February 11, 2019
    MS Yearbooks

    Middle School Yearbooks are now on sale… Select the order form below or order online at www.inter-state.com/yearbook. Download Order Form

  • February 8, 2019
    Message from the Superintendent

    Later Start Times: How Did Our Families and Students Respond? On January 15, 2019, we started a two week ThoughtExchange in which we asked our students and the adult members of our school community the following question. What are some important … Continued

  • February 5, 2019
    Indoor Track

    Indoor track results for Saturday, February 3rd, at Houghton College. 55 Hurdles Andrew Delasandro 9.59 Payton Rowe 2nd place 9.07 Emily Schlemmer 11.14 3200 Brett Russell 10:16.63 personal record and 3rd fastest in school history Casey Waterman 12:27 1000 Tim … Continued

  • February 5, 2019
    Varsity Girls Basketball

    The varsity girls basketball team dropped their first home game on the season Monday night by a score of 61-40. The girls had a tough time handling Eden in transition and struggled finishing possessions on the offensive end. Despite the … Continued

  • January 29, 2019
    Lifeguarding Course

    Karen Reynolds and Christy Komenda are certified American Red Cross Instructors that have been teaching this course for over 10 years. We are confident that after taking our course you will leave with the knowledge and the skills needed to … Continued

  • January 29, 2019
    Weather Alert – Cancellations

    Springville-Griffith Institute CSD is cancelling all after school activities today, 1/29, and CLOSING SCHOOL on Wednesday 1/30 AND on Thursday 1/31. In consultation with Gregory Butcher, Deputy Commissioner, Erie County Emergency Services, the National Weather Service and Mark Poloncarz, Erie … Continued

  • January 15, 2019
    SGI Surplus Auction

    The following items are currently up for bid at Auctions International. Rockwell Disc Sander Rockwell Drill Press Delta Drill Press Rockwell Stand Grinder Jet Table to Band Saw Bidding Starts: Tuesday, January 15, 2019 Bidding Ends: Tuesday, January 29, 2019 … Continued

  • January 15, 2019
    SMS and SHS to start later in the morning?

    Our Board of Education is discussing unifying our school schedules so that elementary, middle and high school students begin and end the day at the same time. As you know, our SMS/SHS students begin their days very early—our MS students enter the … Continued

  • January 14, 2019
    Indoor Track Update

    On January 12th SGI athletes competed at an indoor track meet at Houghton College. Listed below are a few highlights from the event. 55 HurdleAndrew Delasandro 9.55Payton Rowe 9.07 (school record) (previous record was 9.23)Emily Schlemmer 12.47 3200Brett Russell 10:50Casey … Continued

  • January 14, 2019
    Var Girls Basketball Update

    The varsity girls basketball team dropped their non league game against East Aurora on Friday night by a score of 60-37. The girls had a great first quarter putting up 13 points but struggled mightily against the pressure put on … Continued

  • January 9, 2019
    Jan Regents Exam Schedule

    Dear Families: I hope this correspondence finds you well after the holiday season.  The purpose of this letter is to provide you with additional information concerning the upcoming Regents/Midterm Exam Week scheduled for January 23-25. From  Wednesday,January 23rd through Friday … Continued

  • January 7, 2019
    Indoor Track Highlights

    Congratulations to our student athletes who competed at the Houghton College Invitational meet last Friday. Listed below is a brief summary of the event. 55 hurdles Payton Rowe 9.3 4th Emily Schlemmer 10.75 (Personal Record) 600 Elliott Emley 1:39.03 (Personal … Continued

  • January 7, 2019
    Read To Ride

    Attention Kindergarten – 5th Graders: Darien Lake’s Read to Ride 2019 has begun! Want to enjoy a FREE admission to Darien Lake??? This wonderful (and easy) program rewards our children for doing something they already enjoy – reading! What do … Continued

  • January 7, 2019
    Division Winners!

    On December 20th the Varsity Boys Swimming and Diving team faced their final division opponent of the year.  Coming into the meet undefeated in division play (5-0), the Griffins were guaranteed to win the division with a victory.  Jon Boberg, … Continued

  • January 7, 2019
    Lady Griffs Update

    VARSITY LADY GRIFFINS UPDATE The Varsity girls basketball team scored a big 56-24 win over Cleve Hill on Friday night. The girls were scorching to start the game as they led off with a 13-0 run.   That quick run saw … Continued

  • January 3, 2019
    Wellness Wonderland – Jan 9

    The SGI Wellness Committee is sponsoring a free wellness event on Wednesday, January 9th, from 5:30 pm-7:30 pm, at the Middle School. (If school is cancelled, the snow date is January 11th). This event is open to all district families! … Continued

  • December 26, 2018
    Message from the Superintendent

    The Griffith Institute Employees Federal Credit Union has long occupied space within one of the District owned school buildings. Because the credit union is a separate organization from the Springville-Griffith Institute CSD, with a separate Board of Directors, our new auditors, Buffamante Whipple … Continued

  • December 20, 2018
    Welcome Home

    A third grader at Springville Elementary could not hold back the tears this morning when she saw her classroom’s special guest. SGI welcomed her brother who is on leave from the US Army. 

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  • December 18, 2018
    SGI Insider – December 2018

    High School Journalism Class December Publication

  • December 11, 2018
    SGI Graduates Share Story of Organ and Tissue Donation

    It’s a simple, selfless act of kindness that can prolong an individual’s life Story from http://www.unyts.org/get-involved/share-your-story/2018/it-s-a-simple,-selfless-act-of-kindness-that-can Organ and tissue donation is a topic Rebecca Nason has been passionate about since she was a child. She was only five years old, when … Continued

  • December 11, 2018
    Varsity Girls Basketball Update

    The varsity girls basketball team dropped a tough non-league game to Mt. Mercy Academy by a score of 55-41.  The girls played with great energy throughout the contest; consistently diving for loose balls and making all the hustle plays a … Continued

  • December 11, 2018
    Mason Goodridge Surpasses 1,000 Career Points

    Congratulations to Senior Mason Goodridge who was able to eclipse the 1,000 career point mark in basketball. This is a remarkable accomplishment considering Mason is the only Springville boys basketball player to accomplish this feat. While 1,000 points was reached by … Continued

  • December 8, 2018
    Seeking Drivers & Attendants

    Springville-Griffith Institute’s Transportation Department is currently seeking Bus Drivers and Attendants. Training is available for both positions. Come join our winning team! For more information contact the Transportation Department at 716-592-3278 or stop by our facility at 369 North Street located … Continued

  • December 5, 2018
    Searching for a NYS Certified Agriculture Educator

    Springville-Griffith Institute is looking for a full-time educator to broaden and enhance our already solid Agriculture program for our high school students in grades 9-12.  The NYS certified Agriculture educator should have the knowledge and skills necessary to teach effectively … Continued

  • November 29, 2018
    MS Musical Tickets Now Available

    Are you ready to rock?! Then, be sure to join Springville-Griffith Institute Middle School as they present Rock of Ages. Rock of Ages is an exciting, high energy, 80’s rock musical. Narrator, Lonny Barnett (Justin Simmons) tells the tale of a city boy, … Continued

  • November 29, 2018
    December Bulletin

    The District Bulletin is a newsletter that provides readers with information regarding District news, student activities, classroom projects and special events.

  • November 29, 2018
    Elle Holland State Preliminary Meet

    On Friday, November 16th, Elle Holland swam at the State preliminary meet held at Ithaca College.  This is Elle’s third and final season attending the State meet.  Elle competed in the 100 freestyle and 100 backstroke events and finished 41st … Continued

  • November 27, 2018
    Message from the Superintendent

    The Springville-Griffith Institute Central School District was contacted by law enforcement officials about a threat made by a single student outside of school last week.  Because of student privacy rights, the District cannot comment on any disciplinary action taken toward this … Continued

  • November 27, 2018
    Var Girls Basketball Defeats Lackawanna 82-10

    The varsity girls basketball team traveled to Lackawanna last night and came away with a resounding 82-10 win.  The girls started the game off down 2-0 but flipped the switch and went on a 50-2 run to end the first … Continued

  • November 27, 2018
    Girls JV Basketball Defeats Lackawanna

    On Monday the Girls JV Basketball team defeated host Lackawanna 71-14. Leading the Griffs were Sarah O’Neal with 18, Halley Hayden with 14, Marie Emerling and Lily Vanuga with 12 each and Kailea Sullivan with 7.

  • November 27, 2018
    Middle School Recognitions – MP1

    Springville Middle School would like to congratulate the following students for making the first quarter Merit and Honor Roll. MS Honor Roll MP1 MS Merit Roll MP1 MS Top Ten MP1

  • November 27, 2018
    High School Recognitions – MP1

    Springville High School would like to congratulate the following students for making the first quarter Merit and Honor Roll. MP1 Merit Roll MP1 Honor Roll

  • November 14, 2018
    SGI Insider – November 2018

    High School Journalism Class November Publication

  • November 9, 2018
    Driver of the Month for November

    SGI would like to congratulate John Sion for being named Bus Driver of the Month for November. John has been transporting the students of Springville-Griffith since retiring from Tops in 2002. He decided to transition into the career because his … Continued

  • November 9, 2018
    2018 Graduate Wins Major Business Competition

    2018 graduate Alyssa Fregelette, who is currently attending the University of Denver, recently won a major business competition titled The Madden Challenge.  Alyssa was part of a team whose plan was selected as the winner out of 130 other teams. … Continued

  • November 2, 2018
    ReThinking SGI

    We set a goal for this year—to listen carefully to the members of our school community (YOU!). We will be engaging you in thought exchanges over the course of the school year. It’s a simple three step process. We ask … Continued

  • October 30, 2018
    Driver of the Month

    Cristina Enser was recently chosen as SGI School Bus Driver of the Month for the month of October. Cristina is the driver of bus Route 14 in Collins Center. She has been driving for the district since 2016.  Prior, to … Continued

  • October 30, 2018
    Swim Team Class C Championship

    Last week the girls varsity swim team competed in their Class C championship meet.  The format of this meet is 3 days long. On Wednesday, Shannon O’Hara, Samantha Zifra, and Alyssa Greaves competed their Class dive meet in Olean.  All … Continued

  • October 30, 2018
    ECIC Allstars

    Congratulations to the Girls Cross country team for winning a share of the division title with Alden after competing at ECIC’s this past weekend. Sonya Krezmien, Hannah Goetz were named first team ECIC Allstars for their races. Eveyln Smith and … Continued

  • October 29, 2018
    October Bulletin

    The District Bulletin is a newsletter that provides readers with information regarding District news, student activities, classroom projects and special events.

  • October 23, 2018
    Support the Griffin Growers this Movember

    The SGI Sports Marketing team is raising funds to support men’s health throughout the month of November. Select staff will be growing out their facial hair as supporters raise pledges for the best SGI mustache. Support the team by donating … Continued

  • October 22, 2018
    SGI Insider – October 2018

    High School Journalism Class November Publication

  • October 22, 2018
    Small School ECIC Swimming Championship

    Last Thursday the swim team traveled to Clarence for their Small School ECIC Championship meet.  Out of the 12 schools that participated Springville took 3rd place trailing behind East Aurora (1st) and Iroquois (2nd).  It was a great meet for … Continued

  • October 16, 2018
    Notice to All Bidders

    The Springville-Griffith Institute Central School District Board of Education, located at 267 Newman Street, District Offices, Springville, New York  14141-1599, requests sealed bids on excess equipment as follows: BID DATE:               Monday, October 22, 2018 TIME:                        2:00 p.m.             LOCATION:             School … Continued

  • October 10, 2018
    Varsity Girls Tennis – Team Championships

    The Varsity girls tennis team hit the road to Clarence High School for the Team Championships and turned in an impressive 5th place finish. It was an very solid showing seeing the team was short handed (down first singles player … Continued

  • October 4, 2018
    JV Girls Soccer 8-1-1

    The JV girls soccer team moves to 8-1-1 in their season. They defeated Tonawanda Wednesday 10/3, 5-0. Ava Dziak, Hannah Carrow and Lizzy Clark played excellent defense to help keep Tonawanda out of their defensive end. Mabel Robinson played aggressive … Continued

  • October 4, 2018
    Community Education – Register Today!

    The Community Ed Programs are open to all regardless of background or residence; however district residents will be given preference. Are you an expert hobbyist, up beat citizen, or just someone who wants to give back to the Springville Griffith … Continued

  • October 1, 2018
    Girls Modified Soccer 2-2

    The Girls Modified Soccer team finished with a split last week evening their record at 2-2. ON Tuesday at Tonawanda on the turf the girls came away with a 1-0 victory as Ella Franklin scored with 28 seconds left. Chloe … Continued

  • September 28, 2018
    Flu Immunization Family Night

    Flu season is right around the corner. Beat the bug! The best way to protect you and your family against the flu is to get a flu vaccine every year. Get your flu shot! Monday, October 1, 2018 5:00pm-6:30pm Middle … Continued

  • September 28, 2018
    NYS BMI Requirement for 2018-2019 School Year

    SGI has been selected by the New York State Department of Health to report information about our students’ weight status groups. We will be submitting data from the 2017-2018 health examinations for grades Pre-K, K, 2, 4, 7 and 10. … Continued

  • September 28, 2018
    JV Girls Soccer Defeates Tonawanda 7-1

    Yesterday the JV girls soccer team defeated Tonawanda 7-1. Alainey Leatherbarrow scored 3 goals. Kylee Nolan, Shelby Smith, Brooke Walker and Hannah Carrow all scored a goal for the lady Griffs. Logan Lukert had an excellent game in the net, … Continued

  • September 28, 2018
    Varsity Tennis Defeated By Iroquois

    The varsity girls tennis team visited Iroquois on Thursday night in a non-league match and lost 4-1. 1st singles player Hannah Yetter lost her match (6-1, 6-2) against a very strong opponent.  Hannah has really come a long way in … Continued

  • September 27, 2018
    Modified Volleyball Defeats Eden

    Congratulations to the modified girls volleyball team on their victory on Thursday, 9/20 against Eden. The lady Griffs won 4 out of the 5 sets with an impressive comeback in the third game. Strong serving was done by Alivia Sipes, … Continued

  • September 26, 2018
    Lady Griffs Compete Against Amherst

    The varsity girls tennis team traveled to Amherst on Tuesday night for a non league match and lost 5-0. The Tigers overwhelmed the Lady Griffs at all 5 levels with their high level of play. Despite the result it was … Continued

  • September 26, 2018
    Cross Country Still Undefeated

    Springville cross country teams defeated the visiting teams from JFK yesterday at Sprague Brook Park. The girls won by the score of 15-50 (low score wins) with Sonya Krezmien winning the race. The guys won by the score of 16-47 … Continued

  • September 26, 2018
    Swim Team 5-0

    The swim team is still dominating in their division with a 4-0 league record and 5-0 season record.  The team has been facing some hiccups with their health so creating their best line-up hasn’t happened as of yet.  We are … Continued

  • September 25, 2018
    Amy Stabell Named National Merit Semi-Finalist

    Over 1.6 million students in about 22,000 high schools entered the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program by taking the 2017 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT). From that group, the highest scoring entrants in each state, representing less than … Continued

  • September 24, 2018
    JV Girls Soccer Defeats Olean 2-0

    The JV girls soccer team defeated Olean on road last thursday, winning 2-0. Shelby Smith scored the first goal for the lady Griffs in the 2nd half. Alainey Leatherbarrow scored the second goal for the Griffs late in the second … Continued

  • September 24, 2018
    Varsity Tennis Defeats Cheektowaga

    The varsity girls tennis team climbed out of an early deficit to defeat the visiting Cheektowaga Warriors by a score of 4-1. SGI had to forfeit the third singles position so that meant Springville had to win three out of … Continued

  • September 24, 2018
    East Aurora Invitational

    The Cross Country team competed in the East Aurora Invitational this weekend.  The Boys team finished 4th out of 28 teams and the girls finished 12 out of 28 teams.  Both teams were missing some key runners.  Springville had 4 … Continued

  • September 19, 2018
    JV Girls Soccer Defeats Pioneer 3-1

    Yesterday 9/18, the JV girls Soccer team defeated Pioneer 3-1. Hannah Baumgartner scored their first goal on a penalty shot. In the second half Alainey Leatherbarrow crossed a beautiful ball into the Panthers territory, where Shelby Stisser finished and scored … Continued

  • September 19, 2018
    Girls Varsity Swim Team

    The Springville Girls Varsity Swim Team is off to a great start of their season winning their first 3 meets.  The team traveled to Pioneer on September 7th for a non-league opener defeating Pioneer 59-42.  Many girls qualified for post … Continued