December 19, 2012 RSS feed / Schools

Writer Peter Lourie Visits Haldane

Peter Lourie, a renowned adventure writer, visited Haldane fourth grade students to present his journey down the Hudson River in a canoe. More...

Rumors of Pending School Violence in Putnam Said to Be False  Free Access 

Had spread via text

Law enforcement officials dispelled rumors of pending violence at four Putnam high schools as being malicious and totally false. More...

Garrison Studies Goals, Testing


Like her fellow school administrators in this part of Putnam County, Garrison School Superintendent Gloria Colucci is wrestling with thorny budget challenges as she begins to craft a financial plan for the 2013-14 school year. More...

Haldane Elementary Winter Concert

The recent Haldane Elementary School Winter Concert was a great success. More...

Breaking News - 12/20/2012 5:02 PM

Gas Odor Investigated at Haldane

Update for parents

On Friday Haldane High School Principal Brian Alm sent an update to parents over a minor issue in the Chemistry Lab with a possible gas leak at school:   More...

Garrison Strikes up the Band, and the Chorus

(l-r)Garrison School’s 5th Grade Band’s percussion section lets loose; The Elementary School Chorus sings. |align=left|width=250|height=87|link=node] More...

District Faces at Least $780K in Cuts

Union contract negotiations are key

Leaders at the Putnam Valley schools have their hands full. More...

‘River University’ Is Living Classroom on the Hudson  Free Access 

The historic Hudson River is a living classroom for a venture called “River University,” an interdisciplinary program in ecology, engineering and policy offered by Beacon Institute for Rivers and Estuaries, a subsidiary of Clarkson Univer More...

Saunders History Winners chosen

Wednesday night was an evening steeped in local history as twenty-one 7th grade students from Garrison Union Free School and Haldane Middle School gathered at the Putnam History Museum to showcase their history projects at the annual Saunders History More...

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