In an effort to ensure coordinated outreach and continuity of information shared with the public, the South High Marathon Dance (SHMD) has established the following policy regarding media and press, including broadcast news stations, radio, newspapers, journals, magazines, etc.

Official Sources of Information

The Marathon Dance has established a web and social media presence to share information with the public. Official sources include the South Glens Falls Central School District Website at , the Marathon Dance website at, Facebook, Twitter @shmdnow and Instagram at SHMDNOW.

Prior to the Event

For additional information regarding the event, including arranging for a visit to the school prior to the event and/or to interview student chair people, committee members, volunteers, or recipients, media sources are to contact one of the Marathon Dance Advisors.

Advisors can be reached at:

Visiting the Event

The South High Marathon Dance is open to the public Friday March 2nd from 6:00 p.m. through 10:30 p.m. and re-opens to the public on Saturday, March 3rd at 6:30 a.m. An official schedule of events can be found on the website at If you plan to cover the event, contact Mark Fish of the Media Group at to arrange in advance for a media credential, learn about check-in procedures, and make specific reporting requests. Upon arrival at the event, please report to the designated Media Desk, located in the Bulldog Entrance near the Concession Stand, to sign in and receive your credentials.