Schools

Mahopac High School Athletes Recognized

Above, signs welcomed the athletes. Bottom left, MHS Principal Matt Lawrence applauded the young people. Below, People of all ages greeted the processional as it proceeded through the school campus and along Route 6N and Baldwin Place Road. Photos by… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

High School Graduations Still Up in the Air


High school commencement exercises throughout the region remain uncertain this week in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. North Salem High School’s 2020 graduation at the drivein – which made national headlines a week ago – requires New York St… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

North Salem Graduation to Be Held at the Drive-In


High school commencement exercises will be looking much differently next month, if they are held at all, in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic. While Putnam schools are deciding if graduations will take place and in what form allowing for social dista… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam’s ‘Virtual’ Youth Forum A Great Success


Putnam’s annual Youth Forum was a “Virtual Event” this year due to the coronavirus pandemic. The week-long event earlier this month took place via Zoom when 150 young men and women from Brewster, Carmel, Mahopac, Haldane and Putnam Valley High Sch… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Retired Teachers Association names 2020 High School Scholarship Winners


The show must go on and despite schools being ordered shuttered for the remainder of the current school term and educators unsure how education will look when children return to the classroom in September, the Putnam County Retired Teachers Associati… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

School Budget Votes ‘Nightmarish’ for School Administration


School budget votes will be taking place June 9 this year due to an executive order issued by Governor Andrew Cuomo when residents will NOT be going to the polls. Instead, each resident of Putnam’s six school districts will be receiving a ballot in t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Mahopac High School Student Feeds Medical Workers


Daniel Lynch of Mahopac, a student at BOCES, is working to assist medical workers on the front lines. Photo by Karen Thornton. Virtual learning may be the order of the day for thousands of students across Putnam County yet Daniel Lynch, a Mahopac … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Little Free Pantry Aiding Residents in Need


BHS sophomore Nora Paladino stands outside her Little Free Pantry. Photo courtesy Nora Paladino. Brewster High School sophomore Nora Paladino realizes many people of Putnam County are hurting financially in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic especi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam’s Youth Forum to Be a ‘Virtual Event’


The 2020Youth Forum Steering Committee consisted of students from high schools in Brewster, Carmel, Haldane, Mahopac and Putnam Valley. Photo by Eric Gross.Putnam’s annual Youth Forum will be a “Virtual Event” this year due to the coronavirus pandemi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Schools Recognized for Music Programs

CHS students Fred Galbraith and Zachary Martin perform during a recent competition. Photo courtesy Sue Dieck. By Eric Gross For the seventh year in succession, the Carmel School District has been recognized by the NAMM Foundation (National Associa… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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