Garrison School 2008/09 2nd Quarter Honor Roll

    High Honor Roll Grade 8 Avery Anderson, Simon Close, Lianna Culp, Lindy Labriola, Julie Marcinak, Hannah Penner, Justin Voelp Grade 7 Noah Campbell, Matthew Drotar, David Hamel, Tess Hansler, Sarah Hard, Samantha Heanue, Nicole Pidala, Full Story

BOCES Class Teaches Early Literacy Assessment

    Elementary school teachers can learn about assessing early literacy skills using the DIBELS - Dynamic Indicators of Basic Early Literacy Skills — during a two-day introductory class April 18 and 25. Full Story

Students in Gerry Markel's first-year Computer-Assisted Design and Drawing class are (from left to right): Eric Giardina (Carmel), Roland Welch (Carmel), Chris Carvalho (Yorktown), Jesus Barajas (Yorktown), Kristina Pisano (Yorktown), Joe Lucido (Mahopac). Not pictured: Marcus Vinci (Bedford). 062p1_xlg.jpg

Roman Colosseum and Chrysler Building on Display at BOCES

    A scaled-down model of the Colosseum is on display at the campus of Putnam/Northern Westchester Board of Cooperative Educational Services (BOCES) in Yorktown. A model of New York City's Chrysler Building is also on display. Full Story

PV Board of Ed Schedules March Sessions

    The Putnam Valley Board of Education will conduct a Work Session/Business Meeting on Thursday, March 5, 2009 and a Business Meeting on Thursday, March 19, 2009. The meetings will begin at 7pm in the Putnam Valley High School cafeteria. Full Story

Haldane National Honor Society Induction Ceremony

    The Haldane National Honor Society Induction Ceremony was held on December 17, 2008. Thirty-four new inductees were added to the existing twentyone members. The National Honor Society members, new inductees and their parents were welcomed by Mrs. Full Story

Beacon High School Presents Annie

    The Broadway smash and movie sensation Annie will be performed on Friday, March 13, and Saturday, March 14, at 8pm in the theater at Beacon High School, 101 Matteawan Road. Full Story

GUFS Private and Parochial Transportation Requests Due by April 1

    Parents living in the Garrison Union Free School District whose children are planning to attend a private or parochial school for the 2008-2009 school year and are seeking transportation for these children, must submit written notice of their inten Full Story

Dr. Villanti to Address the Haldane PTA

    On Monday, March 9 Dr. Mark Villanti plans to meet with the Haldane PTA at their public meeting, which is held bimonthly. This meeting will be held in Room 218 of the Middle School at 7pm. Although always welcome, Dr. Full Story

The Haldane Central School PTA Considers Nominees for 2009/2010 Executive Board

    The Haldane PTA is considering Executive Board nominees for the 2009/2010 school year and invites you to participate in the nomination process at the March 9 PTA Meeting to be held at 7pm in Room 218 of the Elementary School. Full Story

Weekly Poll

County legislators reviewed the Butterfield project and a senior center in a historic meeting last week. Where should the senior center be?

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