General Brown Central School District

A Tradition in Fine Education


District Mission Statement
"The Mission of the General Brown Central School District is to prepare and inspire each student to meet future challenges"

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District News

6th grade classes are piloting the first PBL project as part of the districts 2016 DoDEA grant.  Click the link above to learn more.
The General Brown Marching Band is looking for volunteers to join them in the General Brown Days Parade.  Click the link above for more information.
With over 100 submissions, Three student acts from General Brown were chosen to compete in the first annual "Made in Northern New York Talent Show". 
Where Are They Now?
2007 General Brown alumnus Dr. Jacob Frier shares his story since graduation.  Click the link above for more information.
Students from Brownville-Glen Park Elementary sent 183 birthday cards to a Watertown man with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.
Click the link above to read the GB Gazette.
Congratulations to Bryan Nielsen Jr. and Katelyn Miller for being chosen as Students of the Quarter for the Third Marking Period at Bohlen Technical Center!
Two outstanding General Brown students were selected to perform with the New York State Band Directors Association Honor Band.
Award Winning Artist
Congratulations to ninth grader Nicholas Latham!  Nicholas is the winner of the Clayton Opera House's art contest.  Click the link above link above for more information.
Water For Sudan
7th grade students had the opportunity to attend a webinar with Water For South Sudan on Thursday, January 19th.  Click the link above for more information.
Fraction Hero
Students in Dexter Elementary participated in a video conference focused on fractions.  Click the link above for more information.


  • Friday, May 26, 2017
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  • 2017 Class Leaders

    The General Brown Central School District is proud to announce the Class of 2017 valedictorian and salutatorian.

    Valedictorian: Cameron Giruzzi

    Salutatorian: Meganne Brenon

    Click Here for more information

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  • Thank You

    The General Brown Central School District would like to thank everyone who participated in the Budget Vote and Board of Education Election.

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  • Budget Vote and Board of Education Election Results
    Proposition 1 - 2017-2018 Budget - PASSED
                YES -  360
             NO -    81
    Proposition 2 - Purchase of 3 buses - PASSED
                YES -  376
             NO -    61
    Board of Education Election
    Albert Romano, Jr.   - 272   
    Natalie Hurley          - 268 
    Michael Ward           - 267 
    Write-in candidates  -     2
    Elected to 3-year terms are Albert Romano, Jr. and Natalie Hurley.

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  • Message from the Board of Education

    Click Here to read a letter from the Board of Education regarding the superintendent search.

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  • Exam Schedule

    Click HERE to view the Jr./Sr. High School final exams schedule for May and June.

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  • Lead Testing

    All three buildings have had their water tested again.  Click Here to view all of the results.

    Recent events in the news have highlighted water conditions in several locations across this country, including areas in our region. During the recent New York State legislation session, a bill was passed specifically pertaining to water testing in school districts. Water testing has been completed in all three buildings and the results have been posted to our website for each building. More information is available here.

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  • Superintendent Selection Process

    Click here to read a message from the board of education regarding the Superintendent Recruitment/Selection Process.

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  • Backpack Program

    Did you know that the backpack program is available at the Jr. Sr. High school? This program is a way to assist families by providing everyday meal items to help when kids are not in school. Backpacks are given out by Friday every week. There are no complicated forms to fill out just a quick phone call or email to Kammy Brown Hanlin and you are all set to go. Need more information? (779-2300 ext. 6925 or

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  • Department of Defense Education Act Grant

    The General Brown Central School District is proud to be one of the recipients of the 2016 DoDEA (Department of Defense Education Act) grants. This $250,000 grant will be used to provide professional development and technology to the staff and students of both Dexter and Brownville-Glen Park Elementary to promote student learning in the area of English Language Arts. The grant period spans until the year 2021. We are both excited and proud to be partnering with DoDEA to provide quality student learning for both our military and non-military dependent students.

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  • Register for Website Updates
    Please click here to access the General Brown Central School District Website Registration/Subscription Guide. This guide provides information regarding how to receive notifications when selected portions of the District website have been updated.
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  • Schooltool Parent Portal InformationSchooltool
    The Parent Portal is now operational.
    If you would like to register for the portal, please Click Here for an application.  Forms are also available in each main office. Completed forms should be submitted to your child's school's main office.
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  • Central Registration
    The General Brown Central School District now has central registration. If you wish to register a student in one of the District's three schools, please visit the General Brown Central School District Office at 17643 Cemetery Road, Dexter, New York.

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