October 2, 2013 RSS feed / Schools

Haldane Hosts Homecoming Weekend  Free Access 

The Haldane school district invites the community to join students, families, friends and neighbors to celebrate its recently completed capital projects, including Haldane’s “Field of Dreams,” the brand-new, state-of-the-art athleti More...

Public Meetings Set on Haldane Superintendent Search

Two public meetings have been set regarding the search for a new superintendent at Haldane to replace Supt. Mark Villanti, who is leaving at the end of December. Both are Tuesday, Oct. 8: 1 p.m. More...

Foundation Ball Raises More than $35K for Haldane

The Haldane School Foundation raised more than $35,000 for the local school district at its annual Fall Ball Saturday at the Bear Mountain Lodge.  More...

Oakwood Friends Hosts Fall Information Session

Oakwood Friends School will host its only fall information session on Friday, Oct. 18, at 9:30 a.m.  Visitors meet at the Turner Math and Science Building on the Oakwood Friends School campus, 22 Spackenkill Road, Poughkeepsie.  More...

Garrison Hosts Superintendent, Community Discussion

Thursday night a meeting was held relating to the upcoming search for a superintendent for the Garrison Union Free School. More...

Putnam Valley School Board Tackles Teacher Evaluations, Testing, and More

Putnam Valley SchoolS

The Putnam Valley School board met on September 26 for a work session under the leadership of Board President Jeanine Rufo and Interim Superintendent Dr. Fran Wills. It was one of those meetings with no big agenda items but lots of news. More...

The Government Shutdown and the Schools

At last week’s School Board meeting, veteran Putnam Valley School Board Trustee Guy Cohen noted that in the event of a shutdown of the federal government, “Our Title I money is federal money and that will stop.” Cohen added, “ More...

James M. Johnson Named to New Hudson River Chair

Marist College

Dr. Frank T. Bumpus, a longtime resident of Cold Spring, has made a significant gift to Marist College to establish an endowed chair for promoting greater understanding of the rich history, culture, and identity of New York’s Hudson   More...

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