Schools

Section 1 Limits Spectators at High School Games

Section 1 last week made its decision on whether there will be fans at high school sporting events this year, and the mandate is likely to make no one happy. The section ruled that only two spectators per athlete can attend an event – and no spectato… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

Project Leads The Way Teaches Perseverance And Adaptability

C.V. Starr School children enjoy participating in a Project Leads the Way lesson last week. Photos by Jennifer Garry. Children at the C.V. Starr Intermediate School in Brewster sprawled out across the floor last week with large bins filled with sm… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel & Mahopac Schools to Resume In-person Learning


Shana Seigel of the Putnam Health Department met with Mahopac School officials last week to discuss contact tracing and other protocols associated with the pandemic. Siegel chatted with Supt. Anthony DiCarlo, Assistant Supt. Greg Stowell and Troy Bil… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

High School Sports Practice Finally Begins


Mahopac tennis team practices above, while the Mahopac soccer team prepares for practice, below. Photos provided.The dark clouds – both literal and figurative – finally gave way to sunshine last Tuesday as high school fall sports practices began. “Th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Area Students Get Early Dose of College With Outdoor Classes; Pandemic Leads to Outdoor Classrooms for Some Districts


Haldane is one of the Putnam school districts that is making extensive use of outdoor space for teaching. Photo by Megan Shields. Ever see a college or university brochure – or, better yet, a commercial – that shows an idyllic campus panorama, may… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Hands-free Thermometers Arrive in Mahopac Schools


Under the watchful eye of School Resource Officer Joseph Lopreato, Superintendent Anthony DiCarlo gets his temperature taken with the new technology before entering Mahopac High School last week. Photo by Eric Gross. When Mahopac school children r… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Board of Ed Meeting Returns to In- Person


Tonight’s (Tuesday’s) meeting of the Carmel Board of Education will be an in-person event for the first time in months. However, due to Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Executive Order, a total of 50 people can be in attendance or 50 percent of the room’s cap… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Schools Begin In-Person Learning; Mahopac Schools Next In Line

Brewster Students Already Doing In-Person

Brewster students, shown here, have been attending class for the past two weeks. Photos by Jennifer Garry. Children in the Carmel School District began inperson learning yesterday (Monday, Sept. 21) and Acting Superintendent Eric Stark said studen… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists Are Named

Five young men and women from Putnam County have reached educational acclaim by being named as semifinalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program. The quintet consisting of Kennedy LaMoreaux from Brewster High School; Rebecca Monge from Carmel H… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Abigail Harrison Recipient of Kent Democrats Scholarship

Abigail Harrison demonstrates her love for American history. Photos by Gabrielle Bohrman.Abigail Harrison, a 2020 graduate of Carmel High School who is attending Tufts University, has been awarded the Kent Democratic Committee’s annual scholarship. T… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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