Schools

Lake Mahopac Roatary Club Scholarship

The Lake Mahopac Rotary Club is pleased to announce that Mahopac High School seniors can now apply online for one of our two scholarships by retrieving and completing the scholarship application available on our website at www.Lakemahopacrotary.org. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

Sports & Schools

Schools Remain Closed for at Least another Two Weeks

The new normal continues this week in schools throughout the county as boys and girls receive their lessons and homework by adapting to distance learning. Governor Andrew Cuomo last Friday ordered schools to remain closed until April 15 due to the CO… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster School Kids Build Bridges


Students create bridges in Brewster. Photos by Peter Krupenye.The bridge building continued in the Brewster School District. Prior to the suspension of school earlier this month due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the BHS Engineering Club hosted its 15th a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

St. James School Not Missing a Single Beat


Maura Crawford assumed the reins as Principal of St. James School last fall. Photo by Eric Gross.St. James School that provides a Catholic education to children throughout Putnam County continues to operate despite the COVID-19 pandemic. While the sc… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mr. Brewster Contest Raises More Than $80,000 for Cystic Fibrosis Research


Mr. Brewster and his court pose following this year’s pageant. Photo by Marla Egan. The recently held Mr. Brewster Speactacular raised $80,677.57 for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. The event at Brewster High School began more than a decade ago… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

200 BHS Seniors Register to Vote


Two hundred members of the Brewster High School Class of 2020 will be conducting their civil responsibility this fall when casting ballots for the first time in the general election. Thanks to the efforts of the Putnam Board of Elections and BHS S… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Career Skills Program Helps Teach Trades in Brewster


Upper left, Donna Schneider demonstrates the proper way to fold laundry to one of the students in the program. Upper right, teaching Assistant Lisa Piccolino works with two students who count M&M candies. Bottom left, folding of laundry is one of the… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Trio from Brewster Perform with Honor Choir


Eighth graders Megan Griffin and Jarrid Bryggman and ninth grader Franceska Drejaj performed with an elite choir representing the Brewster School District. Photo by Jennifer Garry.Three students from Brewster experienced a week to remember when perfo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

CV Starr School Children ‘Breakout’


C.V. Starr School children were immersed in an unusual lesson last week dealing with a problem solving challenge. Photo by Jennifer Garry.Children attending the C.V. Starr Intermediate School in Brewster fostered collaboration, critical thinking and … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sixteen to be Recognized at Youth Awards Dinner


Paid reservations must be received by this week in order to guarantee seating for Putnam’s 35th annual Youth Awards Dinner scheduled for April 2 in Mahopac. Fifteen students and one adult will be recognized for their volunteer efforts. This year’s ho… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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