February 21, 2013 RSS feed / School News

Planning Underway for Putnam Youth Forum

Preparation is in full swing for Putnam’s 19th annual Youth Forum scheduled for April 22 at the Clearpool Education Center in Kent Cliffs. More...

Caine’s Arcade Celebrated in Brewster

It all began when a nine-year old boy from Los Angeles became bored last summer. Caine Monroy decided to build an elaborate cardboard arcade inside his dad’s used auto parts store by using a variety of items found around the shop. More...

Colonial Fair Allows Kids to Connect with Past

Creativity, hard work, teachers’ collaboration and funding from the Brewster Education Foundation resulted in another successful Colonial Fair at the C.V. Starr Intermediate School in Brewster. More...

Wolf Visits Mahopac Middle School

Not a howl could be heard when Atka visited the Mahopac Middle School last week. The 80-pound Arctic Gray wolf from the Wolf Conservation Center in South Salem was an invited guest by teacher 7th grade teacher Dawn Petersen. More...

Women Recognized in Mahopac School

A high school science teacher and a woman described as the “quintessential volunteer” by Superintendent Thomas Manko have been recognized nationally in the Mahopac School District. More...

Laptops Abound in Putnam Valley School District

Technology is a necessity and not a luxury in the Putnam Valley School District. The technology upswing began a decade ago and according to Superintendent Barbara Nuzzi computers are “now embedded in everything our children do.” More...

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