January 31, 2013 RSS feed / School News

Kindergarten Registration Continues in Mahopac

Kindergarten registration in the Mahopac School District for members of the Mahopac High School Class of 2025 is continuing. In order to register for school in September, children must be five years old on or before December 1, 2013. More...

Schools Host Meeting on Talking to Kids About Sudden Death

The death of a 13-year-old 8th grader at the Henry Wells Middle School prompted Brewster School officials to host a community meeting last week that addressed concerns and questions about the tragedy. More...

Reuben G. Matthews

Air Force Airman Reuben G. Matthews graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. More...

School Aid Up at Mahopac, Carmel, Down at Brewster

Each January school officials across New York State hold their breaths waiting to learn about individual district state aid allotments in the governor’s proposed budget. Last week was no exception. More...

Survey: Drinking, Drugs Still Problems for School Youth

If you live in Putnam Valley and think your child won’t be exposed to drugs or alcohol, you might want to think again. More...

School Administrators Review APPR Standards

School leaders from across the region met recently at Putnam/Northern Westchester BOCES to hear about the latest requirements from the state Education Department regarding teacher and principal evaluations and to learn the most effective strategies f More...

Catholic School Week Celebrated at St. Lawrence

The gymnasium at the St. Lawrence O’Toole School in Brewster was turned into a fun-filled atmosphere Wednesday when dozens of kindergarten and pre-schoolers participated in an old-fashioned carnival. More...

Putnam Realty Check Kids Visit Albany

Students from Brewster and Mahopac enrolled in the Reality Check program learned first-hand about the workings of state government during a tour of the State Capital. More...

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