Schools

Fresh Air Study at Mahopac High School


Below, students enjoy an outof doors study hall at Mahopac High School last week. Photo courtesy Mahopac School District.Ninth period study hall at Mahopac High School has taken on a new look thanks to a team of instructors led by English teacher Jea… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username […]

Outdoor Education Arrives in Mahopac


Upper left, third graders sat on beach towels while having snacks outside and listening to a story. Upper right, Mahopac High School students practiced Frisbee during outdoor gym class. Photos courtesy Mahopac School District. Pleasant late summer… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Wheels Fall Off Bus Garage Project Going Round ’n Round Again


The largest turnout in any Carmel School election in more than a decade was in March 2018 and resulted in voters approving bond issues so the district could improve infrastructure in each of its school buildings while replacing the school’s aging and… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster 4th Graders Pledge the Golden Rule

Treat Each Other As We Want To Be Treated

Above, fourth graders in Brewster have created their own class pledge for the new school term. Photos by Jennifer Garry. Fourth graders attending the C.V. Starr Intermediate School in Brewster have set the tone for the 2021-22 school year by creat… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Addition of Air Conditioning and Air Filtration in Carmel Schools Discussed


The Carmel Board of Education will begin reviewing the cost of air conditioning classrooms district-wide following requests made by two residents attending this month’s school board meeting. Stephanie Pacheco and Linda Jenkins, both of Carmel, addres… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac School District Says Thank You

Photo from 2019 event & brief by Eric Gross Friday evening the Mahopac School District will hold a tribute to thank members from the law enforcement community including emergency responders, firefighters and veterans from Korea, Vietnam, the C… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac and Garrison Schools Begin Classes for New Term

Elementary children were greeted on the first day of school in Mahopac last Friday. Photos by Debra West Each of Putnam’s 13,500 students has returned to the classroom now that the Mahopac and Garrison School Districts welcomed children back to sc… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

David Kantrowitz Hits the Ground Running as Putnam Valley’s AD


Above, David Kantrowitz is Putnam Valley’s new Athletic Director succeeding Brian Burrow. Photo by Eric Gross. David Kantrowitz, Putnam Valley School District’s new Athletic Director, was a foursport athlete in high school, excelling in cross coun… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Apprehension and Uncertainty Await School Re-opening


The 2021-22 school year officially gets underway this week and with a nationwide increase of COVID-19 cases among the young, anxiety once again will be greeting school staff and parents as Putnam’s six school districts prepare to welcome back childre… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

School Mask Mandate Met With Mixed Reactions In Putnam


Above, signs have been placed throughout the greater Carmel area by those opposing the mask mandate in schools. Photo by Eric Gross. Governor Kathy Hochul’s direction to the NYS Health Department requiring universal masking in schools is being met… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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