December 20, 2012 RSS feed / School News

Shake-up at Mahopac High School

A temporary administrator has been appointed at Mahopac High School following the sudden reassignment of a popular assistant principal. More...

Brewster NJROTC Chapter is One of America’s Finest

Since 2000 the Brewster High School NJROTC (Naval Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps) has received Distinguished Unit honors eleven times with the 12th year earning Unit Achievement. More...

Volunteers Sought to Study Resubmission of Carmel Referendum

In October residents in the Carmel School District rejected a $4.9 million bond referendum by a 2-1 margin that called for repairs and replacement of infrastructure at Carmel High School. More...

Brewster School District Wants State to Fund School Resource Officers

The Brewster Board of Education Monday called on the state Legislature to fund School Resource Officer (SRO) programs by providing state aid to help defray the costs. More...

Putnam People

…Hudson Valley Community College student LAUREN LUPINACCI of Carmel was recently inducted into Phi Theta Kappa, the international academic honor society for two-year institutions of higher learning. More...

The China Connection: Mandarin at Carmel?

Within the next few years, Carmel School District students may be studying in China while Mandarin may be the foreign language of choice at Carmel High School. 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...

‘Carmelopoly’ to Benefit Cheerleaders

What a party! Scores were on hand at Carmel High School Monday evening for a gala welcoming the introduction of the region’s newest board game—Carmelopoly. More...

Trio from Mahopac Declared BOCES Students of Distinction

Three Mahopac High School students have been named as BOCES Students of Distinction for their academic excellence, honesty and ethics. More...

13 Inducted into Business Honor Society

Thirteen future business executives have achieved a milestone while attending high school by being inducted into the National Business Honor Society. More...

Youth Court Graduates 25th Class

The historic Putnam County Courthouse was filled to the rafters when 42 young people from throughout the region took their oaths of office and became the silver anniversary graduates of Putnam County Youth Court. More...

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