Community Supports

How Your Shopping Can Help Your Child’s School

You can help NHS earn valuable benefits while shopping at your favorite store! 

“Hannaford helps schools” is a program which has raised money for schools for 11 years. There is no sign-up or special card required. Just shop for the products you need. To learn more about this program go to 
This program ends December 1st, 2012.

Update: It was reported at the September meeting, the Hanaford program brought in $367 in March of last year. Note monies from these programs go to through the District office then to the school.

Price Chopper has a program that employs the AdvantEdge Card. It is necessary to register your AdvantEdge Card at the service desk or online ( to receive points for every dollar you spend. The NHS id number for this program is 16026. This program runs to March 31st, 2012.

Update: Reported at the September meeting, Price Chopper's program has allowed the school to trade in their points for carts, microscopes, printers, and a scanner.

Target’s program will return 1% of purchases made using the Target REDcard to Niskayuna High School. The shopper needs to register their REDcard and specify NHS, id number is 78122. This program runs year-round.

Update: Target has given the school district approximately $900 which is used for scholarships.

If you have questions or need assistance in registering, please contact Vince Bianchi at the high school at extension 21759 or by email at

Thank you for supporting Niskayuna High School.