Parker Blog

WNYT Covers Parker’s 20th Anniversary. Watch the video clip!

June 2, 2011

Elaine Houston from WNYT interviewed Susie Merrett and Meg Taylor about Parker’s 20th Anniversary.  Houston visited the school originally in 1991 to tell the story of the school’s founding.  During…

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Bees Find a Sixth-grade Advocate

May 31, 2011

NORTH GREENBUSH — Wearing a beekeeper’s hat, veil and long gloves, Jack Ross-Pilkington carefully lifted the lid off the new beehive. “The bees are dying. We need to help them,” Jack said.…

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Press Release for Panel Discussion March 23

March 1, 2011

All Work and No (Child’s) Play? Teach to Learn . . . Not to the Test. Tips & Tactics from Experts, Innovators, and Educators at Robert C. Parker School North…

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Panel Discussion on March 23

January 21, 2011

Robert C. Parker School presents A Panel Discussion on Educating for 21st Century Success Wednesday, March 23, 2011 7 – 8:30 PM at Robert C. Parker School 4254 NY State…

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Parker Hosts a 5K Trail Run

January 19, 2011

PARKER 5K TRAIL RUN FLIER Robert C. Parker School 4254 Route 43,  North Greenbush Saturday, April 2, 2011 5K TRAIL RUN 10am Start Time $15 by 3/28 or $20 Day…

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Learning in Green Classrooms

December 2, 2010

Read this news article about how Robert C. Parker School gives students learning experiences that use the natural environment.

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Parker in the News

December 1, 2010

Students in 2-3 and 6-7 collected water data for Snapshot of the Hudson Day.  Watch the news coverage here.

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Demonstration Green Roof

November 18, 2010

Article from The Record in Troy, NY.

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Stream-To-River, A Clean Water Stewardship Project

November 8, 2010

Learn and Serve Collaborators:  Robert C. Parker School and Averill Park High School The Stream-to-River Project provides capacity for achieving water and climate awareness, environmental literacy, and stewardship in students…

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Planet Parker News – September 2010

November 3, 2010

Robert C. Parker School just received the last installment of a NY State grant for science exploration that was awarded in 2008!  We can now finalize plans for this $90,000…

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