Schools

Timothy Wallach Believes in Giving Back to his Community


 The man who seeded funds that resulted in the creation of the Brewster Honor Roll, spearheaded by the late Putnam County Historian Denis Castelli, has once again rallied the troops to assist residents of the greater Brewster area. This time, it… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

Couple Engaged at BOCES


Shayna Morris and Rob Hanley became engaged in their former Culinary Arts program at the Putnam-Northern Westchester BOCES Hospitality Academy. Photo by Georgia Panagi.Chayna Morris, a 2012 graduate of Mahopac High School, met her intended husband, R… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Youth Examine Our Carbon Footprint


Above, Leila B. from Carmel High is a teen leader. Right, Anne K. of Brewster is one of the leaders of the challenge. Photos by Kathy Roth. Five high school students from Brewster, Carmel, Cold Spring and Mahopac are serving as teen leaders this y… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Love Grows One by One, Two by Two…


Above, second graders express themselves through song and movement at the Matthew Paterson Elementary School last week. Photo courtesy Carmel School District.Second-grade students in Barbara Grollimund’s class at the Matthew Paterson Elementary Schoo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Youth Forum – Designed by Teens for Teens


Members of the Youth Forum Planning Committee met via Zoom last week to finalize activities and plans. Photo by Eric GrossPutnam County’s 25th annual Youth Forum got underway this week with a series of workshops related to teenaged issues and concern… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Scholarships from Master Gardeners


High school students graduating in June who are interested in a career related to environmental science, sustainability or horticulture have an opportunity to win one of two $500 scholarships courtesy of the Master Gardener Volunteers of Cornell Coop… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Holocaust Research Project Available for Putnam Secondary Students


Secondary school students across Putnam County are being encouraged to enter the Holocaust and Human Rights Education Center’s White Rose Student competition. Retired North Salem School District educator Julie Scallero explained this year’s theme cen… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Officials Demand Teacher Vaccinations


Putnam County officials have expressed concern regarding the ability of schools to safely introduce more students back into the classroom with the first anniversary of the interruption of normal instruction arriving next week. County Executive Mar… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Schools Receive $1.1 Million From State for Security & Technology

The district received word last Thursday that $1.1 million of funding for the county’s second largest school district had been included in the approval of 78 Smart Schools Investment Plans aimed at improving school security and reimagining teaching a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

It’s Snow Fun for the DPWs & School Grounds Crews

 February was a month of joy for snow lovers, with 29 inches of snow falling during 16 days of inclement weather. But the back-to-back snowstorms were a challenge for highway crews and DPW workers who were on the go morning, noon and night plowi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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