Schools

BHS Sophomore Madison Dakin Tapped for Yale Program


Above, Madison Dakin is off to Yale this summer. Photo by Jennifer Garry. Madison Dakin, a sophomore at Brewster High School, learned last week she had been selected from a small group of students worldwide to participate in Yale University’s Glob… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

Lights, Camera, Action


Right, Superintendent Jeremy Luft learned the ropes of filming television productions from Dan Mahoney. Photo by Eric Gross.Putnam Valley High School’s Media Production is a program to be reckoned with. With student enrollment far behind its neighbor… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Valley Schools Prepare for Two-Phase Re-entry


Putnam Valley school officials are using a two-phase re-entry approach that began earlier this month to welcome more students back into buildings. Superintendent Jeremy Luft explained all hybrid/in-person learners are in school four days a week wi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

‘Do Not Drink’ Advisory Issued for North Salem’s PQ Elementary School


A routine water testing program conducted at the North Salem’s Pequenakonck (PQ) Elementary School has identified the presence of contaminants resulting in the NYS Health Department directing school administrators to stop using water for drinking, co… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Scholarships Offered by Brewster-Carmel Garden Club


Above, last summer members of the Brewster-Carmel Garden Club were joined by Karl Rohde and Art Hanley, along with County Executive Mary Ellen Odell when sprucing up the Veterans Blue Star Memorial By-Way monument in the county seat. Photo by Eric Gr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mary-Margaret Zehr Hits the Ground Running


Above, Mary-Margaret Zehr is Carmel’s new Superintendent of Schools. Photo by Eric Gross. Carmel’s new Superintendent of Schools Mary-Margaret Zehr has hit the ground running. The former resident of upstate New York was appointed as the distric… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Schools Receive $9 Million from American Rescue Plan


Putnam’s six school districts have received $9 million in the recently signed federal American Rescue Plan allowing schools to fill budget gaps while meeting the needs of students with disabilities, as well as providing summer enrichment and after sc… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

CHS Students Dance, Relax and Have Fun


 Even in times of COVID-19, a Carmel High School tradition has continued. Located in a small, mirrorlined studio tucked behind the gymnasium, physical education teacher Tasha Cucinelli provides students with the opportunity, either in person or … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Commencements are Only 100 Days Away


Right, a sign has been placed outside Brewster High School reminding the community that graduation is right around the corner. Photo by Jennifer Garry.The days are getting longer and temperatures are warming. Daylight Savings Time has arrived. Commen… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

100 Days of School Marked in County

Left column top, kindergartner Adedayo Oluwasusi enjoyed his 100th day in school. Bottom, Danny Oktrova, a student at the JFK Elementary School, celebrated the 100th day of school. Right column top, a 100th Day Challenge took place at the CV Starr In… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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