• 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

  • March 22, 2018

    BUFFALO NATIONAL COLLEGE FAIR I BUFFALO NIAGARA CONVENTION CENTER Wednesday, March 21• 9 am – 12 pm • 6 pm – 8:30 pm / Thursday, March 22• 9 am – 12 pm FREE ADMISSION Register Now at www.gotomyncf.com Students can … Continued

  • March 19, 2018
    SGI Band Concert – March 21 @ 7PM

    Join SGI for an evening of spectacular music featuring: Walt Weiskopf, a professional jazz saxophonist, who has worked with artists such as Buddy Rich, Frank Sinatra, and Steely Dan. Colden Elementary Chorus Springville Middle School Band Springville High School Band … Continued

  • March 15, 2018
    Trap Team Defeats Ellicottville/West Valley

    On Tuesday, the SGI Trap Team concluded their 3rd shoot versus Ellicottville/West Valley at the Springville Field & Stream. Springville was led by Nick Emmick shooting 23/25. Shooting 21/25 were: Jarrett Wolf, Colton Rosenswie, Aaron Keyser, and Bryson Black 21. … Continued

  • March 14, 2018
    On the Student Walkout and School Safety in Springville:

    Dear Families: Today is the student led National School Walk Out to bring awareness to school violence. Maybe it’s all of the work we’ve been doing in change.school about student agency or maybe it’s because we as a school district cannot endorse or participate … Continued

  • March 13, 2018
    Erie County Legislator Extends Gratitude

    Dear Mr. Scarpine, Please extend my thanks to your students for the beautiful valentines they made for our Valentines for Veterans program this year. The valentines will be on their way to our soldiers overseas; who are protecting our freedom … Continued

  • March 12, 2018
    Boys Springville Basketball

    The 2017-18 Boys Springville Basketball season has come to an end for the Griffins, but it was a year of many successes.  Overall, the team struggled in their divisional play as Springville came in second to last place in ECIC … Continued

  • March 11, 2018
    National Student School Walk-Out

    As you have likely seen by now, there is a national event this Wednesday, March 14, 2018, initiated and promoted by the students from the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, in Parkland, Florida, to call attention to school violence. Because … Continued

  • March 10, 2018
    HS Presents Disney’s Beauty and the Beast March 16th-18th

    Based on the smash hit 1991 Disney movie and dating back to a late 18th-century classic French fairy tale, Beauty and the Beast tells the story of Belle, a beautiful and intelligent young woman who feels out of place in … Continued

  • March 8, 2018
    Audit Committee Volunteers Wanted

    Seeking an SGI school district resident volunteer to serve on the Audit Committee The Springville-Griffith Institute Central School District is seeking a school district resident volunteer to serve on its Audit Committee. The Audit Committee is established by the Board … Continued

  • March 8, 2018
    American Red Cross Lifeguarding Course Registration

    The purpose of the American Red Cross Lifeguarding course is to provide entry-level lifeguard participants with the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden … Continued

  • March 8, 2018

    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 families to read with their … Continued

  • March 8, 2018
    HS Science Olympiad

    On a cold winter day in February, twenty-nine Springville students braved the weather to compete In the Regional Science Olympiad at the Buffalo State College Science and Technology Complex. Science Olympiad is a perfect example of the STEM curriculum. Students … Continued

  • March 8, 2018
    Highlights From SGI Trap Team

    On Tuesday, March 6th, the Springville’s Trap team competed against Randolph and Pine Valley at Randolph Gun Club.  SGI scored 165 points while opponents Randolph scored 175 and Pine Valley 146. Top 8 shooters for SGI were: Bryson Black-24 Travis Mansfied-22 … Continued

  • March 5, 2018
    State Competition for Diving

    Congratulations to SGI’s Wyatt Fuller who competed at the NYS Diving Championship on Friday, March 2nd, at the Nassau County Aquatic Center in Long Island.  Wyatt’s strong diving advanced him into the semi-final round and 25th place overall. Participating at the State … Continued

  • March 4, 2018
    Middle School Science Olympiad Team Places 5th

    The 2018 Springville Middle School Science Olympiad Team placed 5th overall at Saturday’s Regional competition!  Each of our 15 team members won medals in their individual events. 1st place medals were won by Amelia Strub and Leiann Kief for both … Continued

  • March 4, 2018
    State Track Meet Results

    Congratulations to SGI’s Nick Abdo and Corrin Sacilowski who competed at the New York State Indoor Track and Field Championship held at the Ocean Breeze Athletic Facility in Staten Island. Both athletes recorded great milestones with Nick Abdo setting a new … Continued

  • March 1, 2018
    High School Students of the Month

    Springville –Griffith Institute High School is proud to recognize these young men and women for their academic achievement, their effort, enthusiasm and high level of character.

  • February 28, 2018
    Message from the Superintendent

    Following the recent violent attack on innocent lives at a school in Florida, I’ve heard from families, BOE members and employees who have written to me with concerns about school safety here. I’d like to share the work we’ve been … Continued

  • February 28, 2018
    Springville Trap Club

    Yesterday the newly developed Springville Trap Club participated in their first meet against Cattaraugus Little Valley.  Springville is represented with 23 high school students, and with all of them shooting one round Springville took their first victory!  Top 8 scorers … Continued

  • February 27, 2018
    Seasonal Flu Guide for Parents

    Influenza, commonly known as “the flu“, is an infectious disease caused by an influenza virus. Symptoms can be mild to severe. The most common symptoms include: a high fever, runny nose, sore throat, muscle pains, headache, coughing, and feeling tired. These symptoms typically … Continued

  • February 26, 2018
    Boys Swimming and Diving Section 6 Championships

    February 14th and 15th saw the Boys Swimming and Diving team compete at Section 6 Championships.  Qualifying for the meet individually were Zach Hughey in the 100 Backstroke and Wyatt Fuller, Jackson Richert, and Dakota Schelble all for diving.  The … Continued

  • February 26, 2018
    Athletes Advance to Indoor Track State Meet

    Congratulations to Corrin Sacilowski and Nick Abdo who will be representing SGI at the New York  State Championship Indoor Track and Field meet this weekend in Long Island. Corrin will be competing in the Race Walk competition. This is her … Continued

  • February 26, 2018
    Indoor Track State Qualifier

    Congratulations to the following athletes who participated in the Indoor Track State Qualifier meet held at Houghton College on February 23rd.   600 Nick Abdo (1st place) (school record) (state qualifier)   300 Topher Elkins (5th place) (Time = 37.12) … Continued

  • February 26, 2018
    Bald for Bucks Fundraiser – SES

    Join Springville Elementary as they raise money to support cancer research. This year’s Bald For Bucks fundraiser will be held on March 29th with hair cuts taking place in the gymnasium starting at 6:30am. Last year the district raised close … Continued

  • February 26, 2018
    Lady Griffs End Season

    The Varsity Girls Basketball team season came to an end last Tuesday night in a pre-quarterfinal game against Fredonia.  The team struggled throughout the first quarter and despite dominating the final 24 minutes of the game the girls ended up … Continued

  • February 21, 2018
    Help Wanted: Farm to School Coordinator

    Cornell Cooperative Extension of Erie County is hiring a full-time Farm to School Coordinator for the E. Aurora, NY office. Springville-Griffith has been chosen as one of several school districts in Erie County to be part of a Farm to … Continued

  • February 16, 2018
    Middle School Recognitions – MP2

    Springville Middle School would like to congratulate the following students for making the first quarter Merit, Honor Roll and Top 10. MS Top Ten MP2 2017-18 MS Merit Roll MP2 2017-18 MS Honor Roll MP2 2017-18