• September 20, 2017
    Country Team Competes Against Amherst

    The girls and boys cross country team competed at home against Amherst.  The girls won against a tough Amherst team by the score of 26 to 29.  Having strong races were Elle Russell, Sonya Krezmien, Corrin Sacilowski and Gwen Fruehauf.  … Continued

  • September 20, 2017
    For College Bound Students With Learning Disabilities

    The Gow School COLLEGE FAIR For College Bound Students With Learning Disabilities   October 14, 2017 8:00 am to 11:30 am in The Gow Center   The Gow School 2491 Emery Rd South Wales, NY 14139   LEARN ABOUT SUPPORT … Continued

  • September 19, 2017
    Jefferson Scholars Foundation

    The Jefferson Scholars Foundation at the University of Virginia is now accepting nominations for the Jefferson Scholars Class of 2022. Jefferson Scholarships provide full tuition, fees, and a living stipend for four years of undergraduate study at the University of … Continued

  • September 19, 2017
    Genevieve B. Kraft Honored As A Commended Student in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program

    The Principal, Mr. James Bialasik, of Springville-Griffith Institute High School, announced today that Genevieve B. Kraft has been named a Commended Student in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program.   A Letter of Commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship … Continued

  • September 18, 2017
    Modified Football Is Back

    Lookout fans… SGI Modified Football is back! Lead by Coach Shelley and Coach Feltz the team tied their first game of the season against the Maryvale Flyers (26-26) on September 13th. This was the first modified game for SGI’s program since … Continued

  • September 18, 2017
    JV Girls Soccer Drop Game To Holland

    The JV Girls Soccer Team lost a tough 1-0 game to Holland Monday night. The Lady Dutchmen scored midway through the first half, which was the lone goal in the game. Despite the loss, the Lady Griffs played a solid second half, with … Continued

  • September 18, 2017
    Volleyball Competes Against Lackawanna Steelers

    The Varsity Lady Griffs beat Lackawanna in a quick 3 game match last night.  The girls dominated serving, and debuted new talent at the net.  Erica Tyler hit right side and had 3 kills.  Mary Digangi swung strong outside for … Continued

  • September 18, 2017
    Middle School Picture Day

    Springville Middle School’s Picture Day is scheduled for Wednesday, September 20th, 2017.

  • September 18, 2017
    Girls Varsity Volleyball 1-2

    The Girls Varsity Volleyball team fought a 4 set match against Iroquois last night, losing by a disappointing 2 points in the last game.  Despite the loss, the players put up some amazing stats.  Libero Sydney Rosati had 27 digs … Continued

  • September 18, 2017
    Girls and Boys Cross Country Teams Place 1st

    The Cross Country teams traveled to Beaver Island State Park on Saturday September 16th to compete in the WNY Officials Scholarship Invitational.  Both teams won first place in their division. The girls were led by Elle Russell, finishing 5th overall, … Continued

  • September 18, 2017
    The WNY College Consortium – Sept 26

    The WNY College Consortium will be at our High School from 11:40-12:20 on Tuesday, September 26th. The consortium is made up of admissions representatives from 20 schools from the Western New York area. They visit area school districts as a group … Continued

  • September 16, 2017
    JV Girls Soccer Defeat Lake Shore 3-2

    On Saturday, the JV girls soccer team faced off on the road against Lake Shore and came away with a 3-2 win. Lake Shore struck first, followed by a goal by Fran Deluca on a direct kick to tie it … Continued

  • September 14, 2017
    Middle School Open House and Chicken BBQ

    Springville Middle School’s Open House for grades 7 and 8 will be held on Thursday, September 21st. Families are invited to join grade seven from 6:00-6:45 and grade eight from 6:45-7:30 in our Library Media Center. There will be outdoor … Continued

  • September 13, 2017
    Hall of Fame – Eric Orton

    View Hall of Fame Archive Eric Orton is a 1984 graduate of Springville Griffith Institute.  As a multi-sport athlete for the Griffins, Eric lettered in football, baseball, and track and field. As a junior, Eric was the starting catcher for … Continued

  • September 13, 2017
    Hall of Fame – Doug Klein

    View Hall of Fame Archive Doug is a 1989 graduate of Springville Griffith Institute and is the son of the late Daniel Klein and Kathy Klein of Springville, N.Y. Doug was a 4 year football player in High school. His … Continued

  • September 13, 2017
    Hall of Fame – Tim Bicknell

    View Hall of Fame Archive Tim is a 1981 graduate of Springville Griffith Institute.  His love of sports is deep rooted in his family.  His devoted parents Jay and Judy Bicknell were at every sporting event from Pop Warner, little … Continued

  • September 13, 2017
    Swimming and Diving

    The girls varsity swim team is off to a great start.  Last week we hosted our annual non-league meet against Pioneer and won 71-31.  Not only did the win elevate our team, but our personal accomplishments did as well.  We … Continued

  • September 13, 2017
    JV Girls Soccer Compete Against Ellicottville

    On Tuesday, the JV girls’ soccer team fell to Ellicottville 1-0. Despite the loss, the girls played a tough game and excelled at midfield, where Morgan Kotlarsz, Hannah Carrow, Ava Dziak and Emma Gang all had strong contributions. Great defensive efforts were … Continued

  • September 12, 2017
    Community Ed Programs

    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

  • September 12, 2017
    Donated E-Books Make An Impact In Nepal

    Students in Kathmandu Nepal experience their first e-books thanks to a recent donation by Springville-Griffith Institute. According to school officials at the Career Building International Academy the devices are meant to help bridge achievement gaps and reignite a love of reading … Continued

  • September 12, 2017
    SGI Football Teacher Appreciation Night

    On Friday September 8th varsity football team held its first ever Teacher Appreciation Night. Aside from the Xs and Os this season, the team has also incorporated a character and leadership curriculum into it’s daily structure. Along with the many … Continued

  • September 11, 2017
    SGI Competes at Red Dragon Invitational

    Boys Cross Country Takes 2nd Place, Girls Take 4th at the Red Dragon Invitational, Out of 25 Schools. The boys and girls cross country team traveled to Bemus Point this weekend to compete in the Maple Grove Red Dragon invitational.  … Continued

  • September 8, 2017
    Cross Country Team JFK Invitational

    This past weekend the Springville cross country team competed at the JFK invitational.  The girls team was led by Elle Russell and a Sonya Krezmien who finished 5th and 7th.  Out of the 20 schools at the invitational, the girls … Continued

  • September 8, 2017
    JV Girls Soccer Open Season

    The JV girls soccer team opened their season Thursday with a 5-1 win over Maryvale. Scoring for the Lady Griffs was Francesca Deluca with two, and Cora Boundy, Morgan Kotlarsz and Jackie Roggie each adding one. The lone goal by … Continued

  • September 7, 2017
    Varsity Girls Volleyball

    The varsity girls volleyball season is off to a great start! After warming up for the season with 2 tournaments and a scrimmage, the girls came out strong and marked a win next to their first match of league play. … Continued

  • September 7, 2017
    JV Girls Volleyball

    The JV girls volleyball team traveled to Lake Shore on Wednesday night and came away with a 2-1 victory. The girls started off a little slowly in the first game but found their footing midway through as Meg Rehrauer controlled … Continued

  • August 23, 2017
    Welcome Back Pre-Game Celebration – Sept 8

    When: Friday, September 8th 2017 from 5:30 pm-7:00 pm Where: Practice Fields – Behind Springville High School The entire Springville Community is invited to join us for this opportunity to kick off the new school year and to build school and … Continued

  • August 16, 2017
    District Wall Calendars

    We anticipate that the calendars will be mailed to households the latter part of the week of August 21st. Download Digital Copy  

  • August 11, 2017
    Middle School Optional Registration/Orientation – August 29th

    Springville Middle School is holding an optional registration opportunity for 7th and 8th grade families on August 29th from 3:30-5:30 in the MS gym. During this registration you are able to complete necessary paperwork and receive your child’s tentative schedule. … Continued

  • August 2, 2017
    Kinder-Camp – Aug 23-25

    A program to help student’s transition into Kindergarten When: August 23-25, 2017 Where: Springville Elementary School Time: 9:00 – 11:30 am Transportation will need to be provided by the parents. • Kinder-camp will be held from August 23-25, 2017. Your … Continued

  • July 31, 2017
    School Supply Lists

    Looking for supplies can be hectic. Try your best not to wait until the last minute to purchase school supplies. If you are having financial difficulties please do not hesitate to contact your child’s teacher or the school office. There … Continued

  • July 31, 2017
    SGI Athletes Compete at National Track and Field Meet

    The Springville Griffith Institute Girl’s Track and Field team has been competing this summer in a number of meets.  Corrin Sacilowski, Sonya Krezmien, Payton Rowe, and Marinna Heichberger competed in the USA Track and Field Junior Olympics this past month. … Continued

  • July 26, 2017
    Grade 6 Transition Camp (Aug 17 & 18) – Register Today

    Sixth grade transition camp will be held at the middle school August 17th and 18th with two sessions per day. If you have not signed up for a time and your 6th grader would like to attend, call the middle … Continued

  • July 26, 2017
    Registration Days & Freshman Transition Camp

    The registration days will be held on August 10th from 1pm-3pm, August 16th from 7am-10am, and August 21st from 4pm-7pm. Each family should plan to spend approximately 30 minutes to complete important paperwork for the upcoming school year. During this … Continued

  • July 11, 2017
    Middle School Recognitions – MP4

    Springville Middle School would like to congratulate the following students for making the final quarter’s Merit, Honor and Top 10 lists. MS Merit Roll MS Honor Roll MS Top Ten MS Top Ten FINAL AVERAGES

  • July 9, 2017
    Community Education – Share Your Knowledge

    Are you an expert hobbyist, upbeat citizen, or just someone who wants to give back to the Springville Griffith Institute (SGI) Community through your skills and knowledge?  SGI is interested in new courses and instructors for our Community Education program! … Continued

  • June 26, 2017
    SGI International Club Trip Tracker

    The Springville-Griffith Institute International Club Trip Tracker website connects family members with their children as they travel from Springville, NY throughout Central Europe. The site has been populated with brief overviews of selected tour destinations and will be updated regularly … Continued

  • June 25, 2017
    FREE STEAM CAMP (August 1-3) – REGISTER ONLINE

    FREE SUMMER CAMP Open to incoming sixth through eleventh graders the 2017 SGI STEAM camp is designed to teach students creative problem solving skills, critical thinking, engineering and physics through hands on technology and art activities. If you are a … Continued

  • June 24, 2017
    High School Graduation

    Springville-Griffith Institute’s Class of 2017 High School Graduation is now available to view online.

  • June 23, 2017
    SCIENCE OLYMPIAD – Free Summer Camp

    July 11th – 14th 8:30am – 12:00 Middle School SCIENCE OLYMPIAD Free Summer Camp Here’s your chance to find out what the Middle School Science Olympiad team is all about!   Whether you were a member of last year’s team or … Continued

  • June 23, 2017
    8th Grade Recognition Ceremony

    The 8th Grade Recognition Ceremony was held on June 22, 2017. All 8th graders received a certificate recognizing their time at the Middle School. Additional awards were also presented: The President’s Award was given to 8th graders who maintained a … Continued

  • June 23, 2017
    Springville Stampede

    5K RACE/WALK – FOOD – PRIZES Join us July 28th 7:00pm for food and fun! Hosted By Springville Cross Country Registration is $20.00 and includes a shirt. Proceeds go to the Springville Cross Country Team.   Learn More at https://sites.google.com/springvillecsd.org/stampede/home

  • June 21, 2017
    Grade 5 Team Building Fieldtrip

    The SES fifth grade went on an overnight camp trip to Odosagih Bible Conference and Retreat Center. Students participated in team building, kayaking, fishing and other activities during their two day stay. Listed below are a few pictures from the … Continued

  • June 14, 2017
    Summer Reading Program

    Springville-Griffith believes that reading for pleasure is beneficial for kids in many ways including keeping up their reading skills over the summer and helping them to succeed in school. Listed below are a list of optional Summer Reading activities for … Continued

  • June 14, 2017
    Summer Math Program

    Springville-Griffith believes that practicing mathematics over the summer months is beneficial in many ways including keeping up their math skills over the summer and helping them to succeed in school. Listed below are a list of optional Summer Mathematics activities … Continued

  • June 13, 2017
    Seeking S-GI Resident Volunteers For Audit Committee

    The Springville-Griffith Institute Central School District is seeking one or two school district resident volunteers to serve on its Audit Committee.  The Audit Committee is established by the Board of Education and is responsible for working with the District’s internal … Continued

  • June 9, 2017
    SGI College Montage Video

    In fall 2017, some 20.5 million students are expected to attend American colleges and universities, constituting an increase of about 5.2 million since fall 2000 (source). The following video highlights where SGI graduates have decided to study.

  • June 7, 2017
    Aspiring Scientists Complete Water Testing For DEC

    On Friday, May 26th, an intrepid group of aspiring scientists braved rain and cold to trek through river and forest in the name of science. The Springville-Griffith AP Biology class traveled to Sprague Brook Park in order to complete water … Continued

  • June 2, 2017
    Drive Your Tractor to School Day

    The annual Drive Your Tractor to School Day at Springville-Griffith Institute High School kicking off the beginning of Springville’s 29th Annual Western New York Dairy/Ag Festival. Parked on the high school grounds were everything from huge agricultural tractors to the more humble … Continued

  • June 2, 2017
    Civil War Comes to Middle School

    Springville Middle School held its ears as the mortar and cannon of Reynold’s Battery fired off their artillery to end a day of re-enactment for the students on June 2. The Reynold’s Battery has about 50 active re-enactors with a … Continued

  • June 1, 2017
    Congratulations to all of our award winners!

    Congratulations to all of our award winners!

  • June 1, 2017
    Spagnola Named Division All Star

    Congratulations to sophomore Michael Spagnola for earning recognition as an ECIC Division IV Singles All Star for tennis.  Michael played first singles for the Griffins the entire year finishing with a record of 11 wins and 3 losses.Congratulations to sophomore … Continued

  • June 1, 2017
    Boys Tennis Ends Season 8-2 Division, 10-4 Overall

    The 2017 Boys Varsity Tennis season has come to an end.  After numerous indoor practices and match rescheduling, the boys were finally able to call it a season after the ECIC tournament took place. Overall the team finished in 2ndplace … Continued

  • May 29, 2017
    SGI Section 6 Championship Meet Qualifiers

    Congratulations to the following SGI’s Section 6 Championship Meet Qualifiers: Chloe Chamberlin: 200 Meter Dash Payton Rowe: 100 Meter Hurdles, 400 Meter Hurdles Lizzy Miranda: 800 Meter Run Hannah Goetz: 3000 Meter Run, 2000 Meter Steeplechase Sonya Krezmien: 1500 Meter … Continued

  • May 18, 2017
    Student Participate In Cetacean Expedition

    On April 27 a group of SGI students embarked on a cetacean expedition in search of Humpback whales. The student spent three days with naturalists learning the different aspects of Marine Biology. They collected specimens from tidal zones and from … Continued

  • May 17, 2017
    Calling All Football Moms!

    On June 13, 2017 the Springville-Griffith Institute Varsity Football Program will be holding a free moms clinic at S-GI HS from 6pm to 8pm. This “moms clinic” will provide a unique opportunity for attendees to learn firsthand from Ken Stoldt, … Continued

  • May 16, 2017
    School Budget Vote and Board Member Election Results

    School Budget Vote and Board Member Election Results May 16, 2017 Proposition 1 – Basic Budget for the fiscal year commencing July 1, 2017 and ending June 30, 2018   Total No. of Votes Yes 588 Passed (super majority vote not … Continued

  • May 16, 2017
    Nick Abdo Breaks School Record In The 400 Meter Dash

    Congratulations to Nick Abdo who broke the 400 meter dash school record this past Friday night at the Jamestown Track and Field Classic.  Nick ran a 51.81 and took 2nd place overall.  Other Griffins with strong performances on the track … Continued

  • May 11, 2017
    Springville-Griffith Institute Pageant of Bands

    The Kiwanis Club of Springville first sponsored the Pageant of Bands on May 25th, 1963. This year marks Springville-Griffith Institute’s 55th anniversary of the event. The district is honored to have 17 schools participate in the 2017 competitions and parade.  

  • May 11, 2017
    Girls Track Defeats Maryvale 111-28

    The girls track team beat Maryvale on Monday by the score of 111-28.  Payton Rowe, Chloe Chamberlin, and Abby Steiner each won two individual events.  Lizzy Miranda won the 800 and was on 2 winning relay teams.  Allison Emmick had a … Continued

  • May 11, 2017
    Varsity Baseball Tied for First in Division IV

    Congratulations to the varsity baseball team for their recent success in Division IV as they are currently tied for first place. On Tuesday, sophomore Austin Lux threw a no- hitter while striking out eight in a shutout victory over JFK… … Continued

  • May 11, 2017
    2017 Envirothon Competition

    Springville High School recently competed in the 2017 Envirothon Competition on April 27 at Elma Senior Center Park. The team placed second in Erie County. The competition involves outdoor science events, an oral presentation and taking written tests. The current … Continued

  • May 8, 2017
    Excelsior Scholarship – Tuition-free Degree Program

    Governor Cuomo and the State Legislature recently enacted the Excelsior Scholarship program, which is administered by the Higher Education Services Corporation. Below is information provided by the Governor’s office about the program: This year, Governor Cuomo and the New York State Legislature … Continued

  • May 8, 2017
    McKenzie Galvin Scores 100th Career Goal

    Congratulations to McKenzie Galvin for scoring her 100th career goal against Niagara Falls High School on Friday, May 5th. Coach Zielen-Ersing describes McKenzie as a fantastic leader both on the field and in the classroom. One of the Varsity Lacrosse … Continued

  • May 8, 2017
    Camp Invention – Summer Registration

    Camp Invention® is returning to Springville-Griffith Institute Central School District! Imaginations get their rocket fuel at Camp Invention! An exciting, weeklong summer adventure awaits children entering grades K-6th with activities that explore connections between science, technology, engineering, and innovation while sharpening their 21st century learning … Continued

  • May 2, 2017
    Dunkirk Invitational Results

    On Friday, April 28th, the Boys Track Team competed at the Dunkirk Invitational.  While personal best performances were had by many, Griffins Topher Elkins ran a career best 400 meter dash and placed 1st overall.  Not far behind was Nick … Continued

  • May 1, 2017
    Message From The Superintendent

    The district offices here at Springville are located in a separate building, one that I’ve affectionately referred to as “the shed” for the fourteen months of my time here. I’ve only once worked in a district with a separate district … Continued

  • April 26, 2017
    Julia Krzemien Named First Team All ECIC IV Player for 2017

    Congratulations to Julia Krzemien who was named a First Team All ECIC IV Player for 2017. Julia, a top player on the Lady Griffins basketball team came back from a knee injury this season but was able to lead the team in points, assists, … Continued

  • April 26, 2017
    Students and Staff Participate In Kids Day

    SGI students and staff participated in Buffalo News Kids Day on Tuesday, April 25th. This is the 35th year of the event which raises money for Women and Children’s Hospital of Buffalo, Cradle Beach and children of Western New York. The students … Continued

  • April 20, 2017
    Candidates for the Board of Education

    At the May 16, 2017 Annual School Budget Vote and Election of School Board members, there will be four (4) at-large Board of Education vacancies on the ballot. These vacancies are created by the expiration on June 30, 2017 of … Continued

  • April 7, 2017
    SGI Raises Over $10,000 For Bald For Bucks

    Congratulations to all who participated in Bald for Bucks 2017. Over 50 students participated in the event raising over $10,000. The collected money will be donated to Roswell Park Cancer Institute.

  • April 7, 2017
    National Honor Society Induction Ceremony

    Congratulations to the following twenty-eight deserving SG-I Juniors who were added as new members of the National Honor Society on April 6th. Alexia Sopko Jeremy Baker Alexandra Blesy Heidi Bofinger Wyatt Cudney Seth Dash Morgan DePue Sydney Emley Sydney Freeman McKenzie Galvin … Continued

  • April 6, 2017
    Colden Elementary Celebrates PARP

    In March, Colden Elementary celebrated Pick A Reading Partner (PARP), which is a statewide PTA program.  This initiative was created to help foster a love for reading as children read with their families for 15 minutes a day.  This year’s … Continued

  • April 6, 2017
    Gift Giving Project

    Betty Ruspantini, mother of SES 3rd grade teacher Mrs. Jayne Knierim, has been knitting and crocheting hat and mitten sets for all 3rd grade and kindergarten students at SES for the last 7 years.  Mrs. Knierim’s students select their hat and … Continued

  • April 6, 2017
    SES Student Council: Connecting to Its’ Communities

    Committed to helping both the school and local community, the SES Student Council has just completed its fourth major project of the school year. In November, upon completion of our annual Hat Drive we delivered over 350 new hats to … Continued

  • April 6, 2017
    Voting Experience at CES

    Colden Elementary students got to experience voting first hand in a very unique and fun way!  CES students were given the opportunity to make a healthy choice for their preferred vegetable by casting a ballot for their favorite. Mrs. Button’s … Continued

  • April 4, 2017
    2017 Dairy/Agricultural Festival Logo Challenge

    SGI high school art students Makenzie Engel, Henry Domst and Ty Dash were involved in design and completion of this year’s logo for the 2017 Dairy/Agricultural Festival coming this spring.  These students collaborated together during their graphic design courses to … Continued

  • April 4, 2017
    La Société Honoraire de Springville

    The La Société Honoraire de Springville, a chapter of La Société Honoraire de Français the International French Honor Society inducted eleven new members at Springville GI High School on January 18th.  The ceremony began with a welcome given by Valerie … Continued

  • April 4, 2017
    Capital Project Progress at SGI, Kimberly Moritz

    The capital project approved by our taxpayers will take place over the course of the next three summers. Our administrative team has been working with our architectural firm and our construction management team to plan the details of the project … Continued

  • April 4, 2017
    National Nutrition Month

    National Nutrition Month® is an educational campaign organized annually in March by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The campaign focuses attention on the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and physical activity habits. The theme … Continued