Import Dates for SHMD 2015
Deadline for Recipient Applications - Jan.7
South High Marathon Dance
The students of South Glens Falls High School will host the 38th Annual South High Marathon Dance in the South Glens Falls High School Gym on March 6-7 , 2015. In March 2014 the students, and the community that supports them, raised $583,015.14 bringing our grand total, over 37 years, to more than $4.2 Million Dollars.
Interesting facts about the dance:
- The dance has donated money to over 322 causes and individuals in the last 37 years
- In 2014 the students who plan the dance selected 39 worthy causes to donate their funds to.
- In 2014 the SHMD Travel Team will be returning to Richmond, VA for the 8th Annual Deep Run Marathon Dance at the end of March (www.marathondance.org)
- A committee of students plans the dance
- The first dance involved about 50 dancers. In 2014, more than 800 students signed up to participate.
- More than 80% of the school’s population participates in the dance