Niskayuna Schools > Glencliff

Dr. Shelley Baldwin-Nye, Principal
961 Riverview Rd, Rexford, NY 12148
Phone: (518) 399-2323 Fax: (518) 399-4072
picture of outdoor classroom

Glencliff first grade classes share the first Thanksgiving story

Glencliff first grade students shared what they learned about the first Thanksgiving with their families by putting on a play on Tuesday, November 24. VIEW PHOTOS

Common core math parent nights are set for january 2016

At Common Core Math Parent Nights scheduled for January, Niskayuna teachers and administrators will share information to help parents get a better understanding of the math being taught in our elementary classrooms,  along with strategies to help children at home. As outlined below, there will be a session for parents of students grades K-2 and another for grades 3-5. Please plan to join us!

  • Grades K-2: 6:30-7:30 p.m., Tuesday, January 19, in the Birchwood cafeteria
  • Grades 3-5: 6:30-7:30 p.m., Monday, January 25, in the Hillside cafeteria


students are loving school's new outdoor classroom built by niskayuna Hs eagle scout

Fifth-graders at Glencliff Elementary School practically jumped out of their seats with excitement when their teacher Beth Montrello told them recently their next lesson would be held in the school’s new outdoor classroom on the Red Pine Trail adjacent to the elementary school. read more and view pictures


Get along gathering teaches students about community spirit

Making new friends is all part of the back-to-school experience - and sometimes a buddy is all you need! Glencliff students pair up for fun and exciting games and activities at the Get Along Gathering. read more & view pictures


Student results on 3-8 state assessments available on Niskayuna Parent Portal

This year, the district is utilizing its Parent Portal to provide parents with online access to individual student results on the assessments students currently in grades 4-9 took last spring. This new approach allows the district to provide parents with the results earlier than if they were mailed. READ MORE



supply lists for the 2015-16 school year

Glencliff teachers supply lists are posted online for families. More supply lists will continue to be posted in the coming days. VIEW 2015-16 SUPPLY LISTS


Back-to-School Information from the district

As September approaches, parents may find the following information helpful: 


Check out the latest "Niskayuna Libraries" newsletter

The latest edition of the quarterly "Niskayuna Libraries" newsletter is now available. It contains highlights from each school library and a link to the new Nisky Book Nook site - a great resource for anyone looking for summer reading suggestions.


Thank you, Glencliff volunteers!

They give and give. They are the wonderful volunteers and supporters who have made this year at Glencliff so successful. We could not have done it without you! View photos and slideshow honoring our volunteers


Glencliff Fun Fair Photo Album

Experience the excitement of the Glencliff Fun Fair all over again with a great collection of photos from this special event. View photo slideshow