Iroquois Middle School

EPIC students at Iroquois Middle School show off their Healthy Hero and Unhealthy Villian figures. (Rebecca Isenhart/Gazette Reporter)

An EPIC endeavor

By REBECCA ISENHART Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — Nico Popeleski holds up a pair of cardboard figures about as big as he is and points to a cloud of paper labels stuck all over each one. The first, nicknamed the “Unhealthy…




Photo of the Week: Third grader Madlyn Franqui and her eighth grade buddy, Rylee Niro, work together to craft a Christmas ornament during a visit at Iroquois Middle School. Photo by Rebecca Isenhart

Buddy program educational, fun

By REBECCA ISENHART Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — In the Iroquois Middle School library the Friday before Christmas, absolutely everyone was smiling. There were ten classes of students from Van Corlaer elementary school in Schenectady — kindergarten, second, third, and fourth…



George Wallace salutes the flag

Veterans put a face to history

By REBECCA ISENHART Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — Students at Iroquois Middle School, dressed in patriotic red, white and blue, shared laughter and tears with six World War II veterans at the 18th annual Greatest Generation event on April 23. One student,…