News

Annual Trustee Breakfast Scheduled

The annual Trustee (current and past) Breakfast is scheduled for Thursday, October 26th at 7:30 am.  All current and past trustees are welcome to join us for a meet and greet with new Interim head Lisa Brown, a tour of the new wing, and a tasty breakfast.

 

Back to School Parent Night

The annual Back to School Parent Night is scheduled for Thursday, September 28th at 6pm.  All SIS parents are welcome and encouraged to attend!

Fall Open House Date Set

Saratoga Independent School will host its Fall Open House on Thursday, October 19th at 9am.  All prospective parents and students are welcome!  No need to RSVP.  Just drop in for a tour and information session.

SIS New Hires

SARATOGA INDEPENDENT SCHOOL

HIRES INTERIM HEAD OF SCHOOL AND BUSINESS AND OPERATIONS MANAGER

(July 26 2017 Saratoga Springs, NY)  Saratoga Independent School is pleased to announce the hiring of Lisa Brown as Interim Head of School and Johanna Martin as Business and Operations Manager.

The Board of Trustees has voted to approve the hiring of Lisa Brown as the Interim Head of School. Mrs. Brown will serve in the capacity during the search process and until a permanent Head of School is seated. Mrs. Brown comes to the school with impressive independent school credentials. Most recently, Mrs. Brown served as the Associate Head of School and a teacher at Doane Stuart. Since 1993, she also served in various positions in Doane Stuart’s administration, including as the interim Head of School.  In addition, Mrs. Brown had been a trustee of SIS for the past two years and has chaired the strategic planning committee, giving her familiarity with SIS and many of our families.

In her new role, Ms. Martin is responsible for the business oversight of the school’s daily operations. She provides support to the administrative team, business planning, and human resources functions. She also oversees contract and vendor relationships and all physical assets of the campus. Ms. Martin comes to SIS with a great deal of school experience including Project Lift, Score at the Top Learning Center, and she was most recently was the Director of School at Score Academy, a private K-12 school in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.

 

Summer Admission Open Houses

SUMMER OPEN HOUSES FOR PROSPECTIVE PARENTS:

Drop in to visit Saratoga Independent School this summer!  Join Interim Head of School Lisa Brown for informal tours and Q&A about the school.

Tuesday, August 1st, 1 – 2 pm

Wednesday, August 9th, 3:30 – 4;30 pm

Tuesday, August 15th, 10 – 11 am

Wednesday, August 23rd, 1 – 2 pm

Parent Meet and Greets with Lisa Brown

The following dates and times have been set for current and new parents to meet Lisa Brown, Saratoga Independent School’s Interim Head of School.

Sit down with Lisa over a cup of coffee to get to know each other!

Thursday, July 20th, 10 – 11 am

Wednesday, July 26th, 10 – 11 am

Thursday, August 10th, 10 – 11 am

SIS Named Healthiest School!

SIS was named the “Healthiest School” at the Cantina Kids Fun Run held in Saratoga Springs on June 4th.