• 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

  • September 18, 2018
    Middle School PTO

    Hello, and welcome to the new school year from the Middle School PTO! We are looking forward to a wonderful year of doing our part to make SGI Middle School the best it can possibly be.  The PTO has consistently … Continued

  • September 18, 2018
    SUNY Financial Aid Days

    Once again, SUNY is offering two Financial Aid Days to assist students and their families in applying for financial aid and completing the FAFSA. This year, the dates are October 13 and November 17. These workshops are free of charge and open to … Continued

  • September 17, 2018
    Modified Girls Volleyball Wins Opener

    The modified Girls Volleyball team won their season opener Friday taking 4 out of 5 sets against Holland. The girls started with strong serving by Mackenzie Owens and great teamwork, but came up short in the first set, 15-20. They … Continued

  • September 17, 2018
    Cross Country Team Places 2nd

    Girls and Boys cross country teams both take second place at West Seneca West Invitational. The race was run at Sunshine Park in West Seneca this past Saturday. The girls team place second out of 15 teams in the small … Continued

  • September 17, 2018
    Varsity Girls Tennis Update

    The Varsity Girls Tennis team dropped a marathon of a match on Friday night to the Eden Raiders by a score of 3-2.  Springville got off to a hot start behind first singles player Hannah Yetter.  Hannah played brilliantly all … Continued

  • September 14, 2018
    Hall of Fame – Ann McMahon Johnston

    View Hall of Fame Archive Springville Griffith Institute         1978-1982 Basketball – 1978-1982 JV – 1978 Varsity – 1979-1982 Position – Center on JV, Forward on Varsity Awards MIP – 1981 MVP – 1982 Led the team in rebounds and scoring senior … Continued

  • September 14, 2018
    Hall of Fame – Mark Vasiliauskas

    View Hall of Fame Archive Mark Vasiliauskas is a 1990 graduate of Springville Griffith Institute.  As a multi-sport athlete, Mark lettered in football, basketball and baseball. Mark played quarterback and safety on the football team.  He was fortunate to play … Continued

  • September 14, 2018
    Hall of Fame – Harry Scull Jr

    View Hall of Fame Archive Harry is a 1984 graduate of Springville Griffith Institute. Harry is the son of Harry and Evelyn Scull of Springville, NY and brother to Michael (‘85) and Daniel (‘87). While at Springville, Harry participated in … Continued

  • September 8, 2018
    Varsity Girls Tennis Team

    The Varsity Girls Tennis team started their season off in style on Friday night as they took down the Depew Wildcats by a score of 3-2.  Taking the first point of the match was the tandem of Haley Cerrone and … Continued

  • September 8, 2018
    Lady Griffs JV Soccer Team 3-0

    The Lady Griffs Jv Soccer team go 3-0 in their 2018 season. They shutout Tonawanda Thursday night winning 6-0. Hannah Baumgartner, Lily Dziak, Alainey Leatherbarrow, Shelby Stisser, Shelby Smith and Dru Robinson each scored one goal for the Griffs. Alainey … Continued

  • August 28, 2018
    Rethinking School at SGI
  • August 23, 2018
    Inaugural CAM P-TECH Class Participates In Summer Bridge Program

    SPRINGVILLE – High school freshman from all across the Greater Erie County area embarked recently on a non-traditional pathway to college and career readiness. The class, comprised of students from the Springville, Orchard Park, Iroquois, Holland, Gowanda and Eden school … Continued

  • August 15, 2018
    6th Grade Orientation Night – Rescheduled

    Attention MS families! Due to construction at the middle school we are going to have to reschedule our 6th grade orientation night that’s currently scheduled for August 28th. Sixth grade families will be able to join our grade 7-8 open … Continued

  • August 8, 2018
    District Superintendent Recognized

    Congratulations to Kimberly Moritz, School Superintendent, for recently being recognized as one of WNY’s Power 125 Women by Business First. The Power 125 Women are selected by Business First through observations and opinions of the reporters and editors. Business First recognizes … Continued

  • July 30, 2018
    Class D Coach Of The Year – Katie Zielen-Ersing

    Congratulations to Katie Zielen-Ersing for her recent Class D Coach Of The Year honors for girls varsity lacrosse. This nomination is a result of her colleagues recognizing the tremendous work and improvement demonstrated within the SGI program. We are very … Continued

  • July 5, 2018
    High School Recognitions – MP4

    Springville High School would like to congratulate the following students for making the third quarter Merit and Honor Roll. Merit Roll 2017-18 MP4 Honor Roll 2017-18 MP4

  • July 3, 2018
    Middle School Recognitions – MP4

    Springville Middle School would like to congratulate the following students for making the fourth quarter Merit and Honor Roll. Merit Roll MP4 2017-18 Honor Roll MP4 2017-18 Top 10 MP4 2017-18

  • June 16, 2018
    Colden Elementary takes Gold Prize in national school gardening contest

    BUFFALO NEWS STORY By Harold McNeil | Published June 14, 2018 | Updated June 14, 2018 Colden Elementary School has been named the Gold Prize winner in a school gardening contest sponsored by J.M. Smucker Co., the Orville, Ohio, manufacturer announced. As a result of its … Continued

  • June 10, 2018
    SES Grade 5 Campout

    The SES 5th graders and staff attended their annual Campout in June.  They traveled to Camp Odosagih in Machias on Lime Lake.  While there, they enjoyed activities such as fishing, kayaking, team building and arts and crafts.

  • June 8, 2018
    High School Awards Night

    Springville-Griffith is proud to recognize the following students for their academic and positive social impact on our school.

  • June 5, 2018
    Ecology Day at Spraguebrook Park

    This year the Biology and A.P. Biology students embarked on their annual Ecology day at Spraguebrook park to collect water quality data on the stream located in the park. The students are conducting water quality tests such as nitrate pollution … Continued

  • June 5, 2018
    Tennis Team Concludes Season

    The SGI Boys’ Tennis Team finished the 2018 season with a record of 10-5 overall and 7-5 in division.  This record earned the team a tie for second place in ECIC Division 3.  Springville swept division opponents Pioneer (5-0, 5-0), … Continued

  • June 1, 2018
    HS Exam Schedule – June 2018
  • June 1, 2018
    Griffins Day of Giving – May 31st, 2018

    On a Thursday morning, when the weather was in question; one hundred and five students and a dozen staff members set out to give back to the community that has always supported them.  Projects tackled ranged from clearing rubble  behind … Continued

  • May 25, 2018
    Regents Review Schedule

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  • May 22, 2018
    SGI Student Takes 2nd at NYS SkillsUSA Competition

    Students from Erie 2-Chautauqua-Cattaraugus BOCES (E2CCB) recently traveled to the New York State Fairgrounds to take part in the New York State SkillsUSA Conference. Combining their classroom knowledge and hands-on experience, the students competed against other schools in exercises judged by … Continued

  • May 16, 2018
    Friends of Wrestling Golf Tournament

    Springville Wrestling Program’s 4th Annual “Friends of Wrestling” Golf Tournament SATURDAY, August 4th, 2018 Concord Crest Golf Course 9255 Genesee Road, East Concord, NY 14055 Registration will begin at 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Start Time – Shotgun Start Included in … Continued

  • May 15, 2018

    Springville-Griffith Institute CSD 307 Newman Street Springville, NY  14141   School Budget Vote and Board Member Election Results May 15, 2018     Proposition 1 – Basic Budget in the amount of $38,823,185 for the fiscal year commencing July 1, … Continued

  • May 14, 2018
    District Office Moving to SMS

    Under our current capital project, as I’ve written here previously, we had favorable bids to the extent that we are able to include all of our alternates in the work being conducted now. Alternates are those things that we would have … Continued

  • May 11, 2018
    SGI Students Take 1st and 2nd at American Welding Society Competition

    The annual American Welding Society of Western New York held its competition on Saturday April 21 at the Kenton Career and Technical Center in Tonawanda. The competition included ten Career and Technical Centers.  Springville juniors, Billy Snyder and Max Mutton, … Continued

  • May 11, 2018

    At our BOE meeting on Tuesday, May 1, we had our public presentation of Proposition #1,  the BOE adopted budget for 2018-19, Proposition #2, the purchase of buses, and Prop #3 for a capital project to transform the District Office … Continued

  • May 11, 2018
    Budget Bulletin

    Dear District Residents: This budget newsletter is delivered to homes each year for the purpose of informing you about the propositions presented for voter approval in May. Every year, we work to develop a budget that is fiscally responsible to … Continued

  • May 9, 2018
    SGI Track Competes Against Maryvale

    Springville-Griffith competed against Maryvale earlier in the week with a score of 66-74. Listed below are some highlights of the event: 110 hurdles 2nd Jared Reese 20.2 3rd mike Huber 21.9 100 1st Nick Abdo 11.7 2nd Masin Field 11.8 … Continued

  • May 8, 2018
    Washington DC Field Trip

    Now in its ninth year the Springville Middle School Field Trip Tracker website connects family members with their children as they travel from Springville, NY to Washington DC. The site updates itself regularly with photos and informational updates from various locations scheduled throughout the field trip. … Continued

  • May 1, 2018
    Red Cross Re-Cert Course

    This course is for anyone who has a current (or slightly overdue) Red Cross certificate that they need to get updated on their skills. This session is a “skills” based format. We will start with the CPR/AED skills and move … Continued

  • May 1, 2018
    Dunkirk Invitational Results

    4×100 3rd place 46.9 Nick Abdo, Seth Dash, Jared Reese, Masin Field 100 4th Nick Abdo 11.66 Masin Field 12.15 110 hurdles 7th Jared Reese 17.4 (personal record) Nolan Longbine 21.21 1600 Brett Russell 4:56 (personal record) 200 Seth Dash … Continued

  • April 30, 2018
    Middle School Recognitions – MP3

    Springville Middle School would like to congratulate the following students for making the third quarter Merit, Honor Roll and Top 10. MS Top Ten MP3 MS Merit Roll MP3 MS Honor Roll MP3

  • April 30, 2018
    High School Recognitions – MP3

    Springville High School would like to congratulate the following students for making the third quarter Merit and Honor Roll. MP3 Merit Roll MP3 Honor Roll

  • April 30, 2018
    SGI Envirothon Team

    On April 26th, the SGI Envirothon Team placed second overall at the Erie County Regional Envirothon Competition. Sponsored by the National Conservation Foundation the regional competition is an annual environmentally themed academic competition for high school aged students. The competition is … Continued

  • April 25, 2018
    #SophomoreStruggles Podcasts

    Inspired by NPR’s #15 project the following podcasts were produced by SGI students and highlight many of the issues students might face, especially while attending high school. The goal of the project was to share personal stories, connect with peers, … Continued

  • April 25, 2018
    SGI Trap Team

    The SGI Trap Team concluded their first season with a win against Catt/Little Valley with a score of 168-158. Top finishers for SGI were: Aaron Keyser-23 Kyle Albrecht-22 Nick Emmick-22 Colton Rosenswie-21 Travis Mansfield-21 Mike Hannon-20 Robert Offhaus-20 Benn Smith-19 … Continued

  • April 25, 2018
    Buffalo News Annual Kids Day Fundraiser

    On Tuesday, April 24th, at 6:15am- twenty five students and eight staff members including Mrs. Krolikowski, Mrs. Shearer, Mrs. Johnson, Mrs. Pattison, Mr. Dygert, Mr. Heichberger, Mr. Holler and Mr. Mark Vogel set out to participate in the Buffalo News … Continued

  • April 23, 2018
    SES Musical Slideshow
  • April 23, 2018
    Erie County Rain Barrel Contest Results

    Congratulations to the HS Art Department for placing 2nd in this year’s Erie County Rain Barrel Painting Contest. The winning barrels will be on display at the awards ceremony and press event held in Buffalo in the coming weeks. View … Continued

  • April 19, 2018
    Springville Trap Team Competes Against Franklinville

    The Springville Trap team competed in another match vs Franklinville Tuesday at the Springville Field & Stream.  Springville fell short to Franklinville 162-174.  Making the top 8 scorers list for SGI were: Damien Morosey-21 Travis Mansfield-21 Jarrett Wolf-21 Nick Emmick-20 … Continued

  • April 17, 2018
    P-TECH, a Different Pathway

    We’ve been working on the district budget newsletter that includes information about Proposition #3, a capital project to transform the District Office building into a P-TECH center. P-TECH stands for Pathways in Technology Early College High School. Our BOCES, Erie 2, … Continued

  • April 16, 2018
    FFA Chicken BBQ – April 18

    Sponsored by the Springville FFA Wendel’s chicken BBQ will be for sale on April 18th from 2:30 – 5:00 at the Springville High School. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased from a FFA member or at the event.   … Continued

  • March 29, 2018
    Goin’ Bald for Bucks

    Goin’ Bald for Bucks is an unforgettable way to show support for the cutting-edge cancer research and compassionate patient-care programs at Roswell Park Cancer Institute! SGI would like to recognize our students, staff, and members of the community who came … Continued

  • March 28, 2018
    Erie County Dept of Health Opioid Overdose Training – 4/11

    Sponsored in partnership with the Buffalo Police Department, the Erie County Department of Health, along with Horizon Health Services and Evergreen Health Services, are offering FREE training in the use of naloxone (Narcan). DATE AND TIME Wed, April 11, 2018 … Continued

  • March 27, 2018
    District Bulletin – March 2018

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

  • March 23, 2018
    Free SUNY Tuition Program Application – Now OPEN

    NYS FREE SUNY TUITION PROGRAM APPLICATION IS NOW OPEN YOU MUST APPLY TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THE FREE TUITION AWARD HESC is pleased to announce that the Excelsior Scholarship Application for the 2018-19 academic year opens for new applicants on … Continued