April 11, 2013 RSS feed / School News

School Budgets: Tough Decisions Ahead

School districts throughout the region will be making many difficult decisions within the next two weeks as 2013-2014 budget deliberations reach the home stretch. Dozens of staff positions are being slashed. More...

Mr. Brewster Contest Raises $10,000

Vincent Nardini is wearing the distinction of Mr. Brewster these days around the BHS campus but the real winner of the school’s SALTY Hands Club sponsored contest is the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation after raising $10,000 for CF research. More...

Students Shine in Cooking Competition

Culinary students from the Tech Center at Putnam/Northern Westchester BOCES took second place honors at the Pro-Start Competition in Niagara Falls recently, winning thousands of dollars in scholarship money. More...

Assistant Principal Cleared of Wrongdoing

Mahopac High School assistant principal Troy Bilyeu has returned to his post as principal of the Green House at Putnam’s largest secondary school. More...

Educational Exchange with China Blossoms

The Brewster-China connection is thriving. Ten students from Brewster High School have returned home following a two-week trip to China where the juniors and seniors experienced a once in a lifetime opportunity by participating in a unique exchange. More...

17 of Putnam’s Best and Brightest Recognized

Seventeen of Putnam’s best and brightest teenagers were recognized Friday night at the county’s 28th annual Youth Awards dinner. More...

Putnam Valley’s Loss is Chappaqua’s Gain

Putnam Valley Elementary School Principal Jamie Edelman will be calling the Chappaqua School District home on July 1. More...

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