May 23, 2013 RSS feed / School News

Putnam Residents Graduate Mount St. Mary

Newburgh native and worldwide literary phenomenon James Patterson joined Mount Saint Mary College on Saturday for its commencement. Patterson returned to his hometown to congratulate the newest Mount graduates: “You guys made it. More...

Putnam Students Inducted into National Tech Honor Society

Twenty-three students from Putnam County were among 70 young men and women enrolled at Putnam- Northern Westchester BOCES who were inducted into the National Technical Honor Society on the BOCES campus in Yorktown Heights. More...

Putnam Valley Elementary Celebrates Read Aloud Day

Members of the law enforcement community joined elected officials, educators, business people and members of the media for Putnam Valley Elementary School’s annual Read Aloud Day. More...

Voters Ratify All School Budgets by Solid Margins

The story was the same on school election night across Putnam County. Each of the county’s six school districts as well as neighboring North Salem approved budgets for the 2013- 2014 school year by comfortable margins. More...

4th Grader Serves as Principal for the Day

Sal Lagana arrived at school wearing a shirt and tie instead of his polo and jeans. After all, a principal has to look the part even if you are only nine years old! More...

Sixth Graders Bring Home Gold

Ryan Randecker, Juliette Cazzari and Emily Youngberg are champions. More...

Future Teachers Pay Homage to Mentors

New Visions Education students at The Tech Center honored the mentor teachers and administrators who have given them real classroom teaching experience, at a breakfast last week on the campus of Putnam/Northern Westchester BOCES. More...

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Weekly Quotation

“The first day of spring is one thing,and the first spring day is another. The difference between them is sometimes as great as a month.” Henry Van Dyke