March 14, 2007 RSS feed / Schools

PVHS Inducts Record Number into Math Honor Society

Dr. Guy Cohen, left, and Treasurer Hannah Schmidt, center, look on while newly inducted student members sign the Mu Alpha Theta record book.

On the evening of March 8, 2007, twenty-two Putnam Valley High School students were inducted into Mu Alpha Theta, the National High School Junior and Community College Mathematics Club. PVHS math teacher and club advisor, Mrs. More...

Twenty-one Haldane Students Participate in Elementary All-County Music Festival

Twenty-one Haldane students participated in the Putnam County All-County Elementary Music Festival 2007 at George Fischer Middle School on March 3rd. More...

Haldane School Foundation Accepting Applications for its' Senior Scholarship

The Haldane School Foundation is currently accepting applications for its' annual Senior Scholarship. More...

"Distance Learning" Takes on a New Meaning at PVMS

Putnam Valley Middle School instrumental music teacher Douglass Denniston is no stranger to technology. He enthusiastically takes advantage of all that computers have to offer in the field of music, as well as academic, instruction. Recently, Mr. More...

Juliet Moretti of Garrison Earns First Academic Honors From Clark University

Juliet G. Moretti of Garrison has been named to first honors on the Clark University Dean's List. This selection marks outstanding academic achievement during the Fall 2006 semester. Ms. Moretti is a member of Clark University's Class of 2009. More...

Haldane Fourth-Graders Honor Rosa Parks by Enacting Her Story

The fourth graders in Mrs. Windels class at Haldane Elementary honored Black History Month in a very special way. Aside from reading about Martin Luther King, Jr. and researching other black heroes, her students paid a special tribute to Rosa Parks. More...

BOCES Workshop: Sustainability Education: What Is It? And How Do You Do It?

As the world grows increasingly complex, more and more teachers are looking for ways to integrate "sustainability education" into their classrooms. More...

BOCES Course Uses Agriculture to Motivate Student Learning

Every elementary school teacher knows that one of the best ways to capture the attention of young students is to let them get their hands dirty- literally. More...

Putnam Valley Board of Education Convenes Business Meetings

The Putnam Valley Board of Education will be convening Business Meetings for the purpose of moving into Executive Sessions to discuss a personnel matter. More...

Additional Students for Haldane High Honor Roll

Haldane has advised that the following students should have been included in last week's Honor Roll listings: 11th Grade: Jonathan Lilburne, Honor Roll 9th Grade: Gina DiMeo, High Honor Roll, Jessica Cox and Stephanie Haviland, Honor Roll More...

Dr. Anthony Wolf to Appear at Putnam Valley High School

On Friday, April 13, 2007, at 7pm noted author and child psychologist, Anthony Wolf, Ph.D., will appear at the Putnam Valley High School Performing Arts Center. Dr. Wolf is widely regarded as one of the nation's foremost parenting experts. Dr. More...

World Renowned South African Boys' Choir Comes to Putnam Valley Schools

The celebrated Drakensberg Boys' Choir from South Africa is heading to Putnam Valley on Thursday, March 29th. The choir will perform assemblies for students in both the Putnam Valley High School (PVHS) and the Putnam Valley Middle School (PVMS). More...

Poughkeepsie Day School to Hold Spring Admissions Information Session

Poughkeepsie Day School announces its Spring Admissions Information Session, to be held in its Gilkeson Center on Tuesday, March 20, at 8:40am, for parents of students from pre-kindergarten tluuugh grade twelve. More...

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