• 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
    2018 NATIONAL COLLEGE FAIR GUIDE

    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
    SES PARP

    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

  • February 16, 2018
    SAT Preparation Course

    High School Juniors are recommended to enroll in the District SAT Preparation Classes and prepare for upcoming spring testing. This is an opportunity for the students to familiarize themselves with the format of the Verbal and Math sections of the … Continued

  • February 12, 2018
    Springville Indoor Track

    The Springville Indoor Track team competed at Houghton College on February 9th. Listed below is a summary of each event. 55 Dash Masin Field 7.07 (personal record) Chloe Chamberlain 7.65 (personal record) Placed 9th   55 hurdles Payton Rowe 9.23 … Continued

  • February 12, 2018
    Boys Swimming and Diving Team – Class B Championships

    On Friday February 9th, the Boys Swimming and Diving Team participated in the Class B Championships (midsize schools in all of WNY).  Overall the boys were able to take 9th out of 16 teams.  Highlights of the swimming portion of the meet … Continued

  • February 8, 2018
    Varsity Girls Basketball Defeats Cheektowaga

    The Varsity Girls basketball team pulled off an incredible win on Wednesday night as they defeated Cheektowaga by a score of 43-39.  The girls were down for the majority of the game but wouldn’t quit as they battled throughout the … Continued

  • February 6, 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 6, 2018
    Message from the Superintendent

    In the last newsletter I wrote about the possibility of a partnership between Alfred State, Erie 2 BOCES and Springville-Griffith Institute. I’m delighted to open this edition of the Bulletin with the news that we have moved forward with plans … Continued

  • February 6, 2018
    Kindergarten Registration

    Screening for children eligible to enter kindergarten in September 2018 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 6, 2018
    PARENT FORUM: On Youth Social Media and Drug Abuse

    Join the Erie County Sheriff’s Department, Springville-Griffith Institute and WNY United for a forum on Social Media and Teen Drug Abuse. Learn about current trends and strategies for assistance. FREE Childcare for children over 2 years of age will be available as this … Continued

  • February 5, 2018
    High School Recognitions – 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

  • February 5, 2018
    Swimming ECIC A Championships

    From February 2nd-February 3rd the Boys Varsity Swimming and Diving team took part in the ECIC A championships against other small schools in Erie County. Overall, the boys were able to take 3rd place! Wyatt Fuller took 1st place in … Continued

  • February 1, 2018
    Candidates for Membership on the Board of Education

    Candidates for Membership on the Board of Education At the May 15, 2018 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 … Continued

  • February 1, 2018
    School Safety Improvements at SGI

    The safety and well-being of children in our schools is the highest priority for school administrators, parents and our community. It is everyone’s responsibility and we are looking to you to cooperate in a new procedure that will help us … Continued

  • January 31, 2018
    February 2018 District Bulletin

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

  • January 29, 2018
    Community Education – Zumba Classes

    Zumba® The HOTTEST New Workout!  2017-2018 Zumba® fuses latin rhythms and easy to follow moves to create a dynamic fitness program that will blow you away. Get hooked on working out! Zumba® routines tone and sculpt your body while burning … Continued

  • January 22, 2018
    Varsity Girls Basketball – East Aurora

    The Varsity Girls basketball team dropped their home league game to East Aurora by a score of 58-31.  The girls were overwhelmed from the start by the pressure EA applied along with their excellent perimeter shooting.  Despite the lopsided loss … Continued

  • January 22, 2018
    Swimming and Diving – Lockport Invitational

    On Saturday January 20th, Wyatt Fuller and Dakota Schelble traveled to Lockport High School to compete in the Lockport Diving Invitational.  Both Divers were competing in the 11 dive competition.  This was Dakota’s first 11 dive competition and was able … Continued

  • January 22, 2018
    Swimming and Diving – Senior Night

    On Friday January 19th, the SGI Boys Swimming and Diving Team celebrated its senior night while hosting St. Francis a night after defeating Tonawanda 65-38.  Springville was able to win 10 of the 12 events on the night and outscoring … Continued

  • January 22, 2018
    Springville High School students never cease to amaze us!

    It wasn’t just about what was on their head on hat day, it was about their heart and compassion for a fellow classmate who’s family suffered the loss that comes along with a house fire.  Before the Christmas break, students … Continued

  • January 22, 2018
    Camp Invention – Discount Registration

    Camp Invention® is returning to Springville-Griffith Institute Central School District! Imaginations get their rocket fuel at Camp Invention! Register Early and SAVE Download 2018 Discount Flyer Springville’s Camp Invention Price $225 (before discount) | For children entering grades K–6 Register at campinvention.org … Continued

  • January 18, 2018
    SGI Insider – January Issue

    High School Journalism Class November Publication

  • January 17, 2018
    Darien Lake’s Read to Ride 2018

    Attention Kindergarten – 5th Graders: Darien Lake’s Read to Ride 2018 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 17, 2018
    Boys Swimming and Diving Team

    The Boys Swimming and Diving Team recently competed against Cleve Hill and came away with another victory to bring their overall record to 4-1.  First place finishers included Jon Boberg in the 200 IM, Wyatt Fuller in Diving, Eric Schweickert … Continued

  • January 17, 2018
    Candidates for Membership on the Board of Education

    At the May 15, 2018 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 to … Continued

  • January 11, 2018
    UPK Interest Survey Lottery Entry Form

    Register Now for 4-Year-Old Universal Pre-Kindergarten Program Pending approval of the New York State Budget, the Springville-Griffith Institute Central School district is anticipating operating a Universal Pre-Kindergarten (UPK) program for the 2017-2018 school year. S-GI will continue to serve students … Continued

  • January 11, 2018
    ECMC Summer Youth Hospital Internship Program

    There are a limited number of applications available for the ECMC Foundation’s Summer Youth Hospital based Internship Program which exposes student over a four week summer session to a variety of hospital based careers. For more information see Mr. Mathewson … Continued

  • January 9, 2018
    Varsity Girls Basketball – Lake Shore

    The Varsity Girls Basketball team dropped their game on Monday night to a very good Lake Shore team by a score of 65-26. The girls dealt with some difficult pressure in the backcourt which led to some unfortunate turnovers with … Continued

  • January 8, 2018
    Polar Plunge Superheros

    On December 3 a brave group of SGI students and staff dipped themselves into the frigid waters of Lake Erie as part of the Special Olympics Polar Plunge Fundraiser. Sponsored by Springville’s Science Club the group raised over $1500 for the … Continued

  • January 8, 2018
    Lady Griffs Host Maryvale

    The Varsity Girls Basketball team opened up league play on Thursday night and lost 48-33. The girls had a difficult time throughout the evening containing Maryvale on the offensive boards. Although their were times of solid play, most notably from … Continued

  • January 2, 2018
    JV Girls Basketball Places 2nd In Tournament

    The Springville JV Girls Basketball team finished in 2nd place in the Emerling Holiday Tournament over break. The girls posted a first round win over MEC (Middle Early College) 56-18. Meghan Rehrauer led the Griffs with 20 points followed by … Continued

  • January 2, 2018
    Springville Boys Basketball Wins Emerling Tournament

    The Holiday Season was great for the Springville Boys Basketball team as they won the Emerling Tournament against neighboring North Collins.  Prior to this, the Griffins started the season 0-3 against all division teams including Pioneer, Lakeshore, and Cheektowaga.  However, … Continued

  • January 2, 2018
    High School January Exam Schedule

    Please click on the link below for the January In-Class and Regents Exam Schedules. January Exam Schedule

  • January 2, 2018
    Indoor Track Results – Athletes Break 3 School Records

    The Springville Indoor Track team competed at Fredonia State College on December 22nd. During the meet SGI athletes broke three event records. Listed below is a summary of each event. Boys 4×2 1:42.0 school record Nick Abdo Topher Elkins Jared … Continued

  • January 2, 2018
    Emerling Holiday Tournament – Lady Griffs

    The Varsity Girls Basketball team played host to their annual Emerling Holiday Tournament over the Holiday Break.  The girls opened play against MEC and came away with a 39-24 victory.  The girls controlled the game early behind Leah Franks 10 … Continued

  • December 27, 2017
    School District Unaffected by Governor Cuomo’s Executive Order

    On December 22, 2017, Governor Andrew Cuomo held a conference call with reporters announcing that he would sign an executive order to assist taxpayers seeking to pay property taxes prior to December 31 in order to deduct them on their 2018 federal … Continued

  • December 22, 2017
    Swimming and Diving – Depew Wildcats

    The Boys Varsity Swimming and Diving team hosted Depew Wildcats on Tuesday, December 19th. SGI won the match-up in outstanding fashion with a total score of 80-21.  SGI won 12 of the 13 events, while winning 1st and 2nd places in … Continued

  • December 22, 2017
    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.

  • December 19, 2017
    Girls Basketball – City Honors

    Last night the Girls JV Basketball team improved their record to 2-1 with their second straight win defeating host City Honors 42-20.  Meg Rehrauer led the Griffs with 12 points followed by Gracie Attebery with 7 points and Rachel O’Neal and Marie Emerling … Continued

  • December 14, 2017
    SGI Insider – December Issue

    High School Journalism Class November Publication

  • December 12, 2017
    Indoor Track Holiday Invitational

    The Springville Indoor Track team competed at Houghton college this past Saturday. Four school records fell.  Payton row broke the 55 hurdle school record. Nick Abdo broke the 600 m school record and Topher Elkins broke the 300 m school … Continued

  • December 4, 2017
    SGI Wrestling Promo

    Students in Mr. Holler’s Sports Marketing Course created the following video to support their fellow students during the 2017-2018 Winter Sports Season.

  • December 4, 2017
    HS 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.  

  • December 4, 2017
    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

  • December 4, 2017
    National Jr. Honor Society

    Springville Middle School would like to congratulate the following students for being inducted into the National Jr. Honor Society: Blesy, Brett Blesy, Matt Blesy, Tim Cureo, Sam Cureo, Sophia Diedrich, Kaitlyn Drewiega, Erin Folts, Kelsey Goetz, Hannah Hayden, Halley Heichberger, … Continued

  • December 4, 2017
    Indoor Track Results – Buffalo State College

    Race Walk Ranked Number 1 in Western New York 1st place – Corrin Sacilowski 8:28 sectional qualifier 55 hurdles  1st place Payton Rowe 9.5 Sectional qualifier Personal Best Cheyanne Folts 10.74 Personal Best Haven Ford 10.89 3000 3rd place Jacy … Continued

  • December 4, 2017
    Varsity Girls Basketball Toys for Tots

    The Varsity Girls Basketball Team played host to Mt. Mercy Academy on Saturday afternoon and lost 47-23. The girls opened the game down 16-0 which made it difficult to climb back in to the game. Early in the third quarter … Continued

  • December 1, 2017
    Trap Club Promo Video

    Students in Mr. Holler’s Sports Marketing Course created the following video to support their fellow students during the 2017-2018 Winter Sports Season.

  • November 30, 2017
    MS PTO Schwan’s Fundraiser

    Please see the link below to the MS PTO fundraiser, running through January 4th. If you do order, you have an opportunity to purchase a $25 gift card to use on a later purchase or to give as a gift. … Continued