The South Lewis Central School District maintains a student population
of just over 1000 students across three school campuses – Glenfield
Elementary (UPK-4), Port Leyden Elementary (UPK-4) and a Middle-High
School (5-12). It is nestled into the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains and its approximate 364 square miles (4th largest in NYS) make it an outdoor paradise for the summer and winter enthusiast. The school district
offers a great education and the communities that make up the area are
excellent locations to raise children and a family. Overall, South
Lewis Central Schools is the cornerstone of the local community and
excels due to the excellent, administration, teachers, support staff,
community and students.
District Mission Statement
The mission of the South Lewis Central School District is to assure that all students acquire knowledge and develop the skills and work habits to enable them to become productive members of society. This mission is best accomplished when school personnel maintain high expectations for all students, create a positive school climate, ensure a safe and orderly school environment, monitor students' progress on a frequent basis, and promote effective home-school communications.