Schools

St. James School In Carmel Names Its New Principal


Maura Crawford is the new Principal of St. James School in Carmel. Photo by Eric Gross Maura Crawford has spent the last 47years of her life in Catholic education, first as a student, then a teacher, and now is beginning her post as Principal of S… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

St. James School Recognizes Veterans of Many Wars


George D’Alessandro of Lake Carmel received a flag from a 1st grade student in his daughter Karen’s class, Jia Valiamplackal. –Photos by Eric GrossA special ceremony took place at St. James School in Carmel Thursday that honored America’s veterans. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Fifth Graders Become Field Scientists


Mahopac fifth graders conducted a water health study recently at the Pound Ridge Reservation in northern Westchester. Photo by Laura Lee HolmboFifth graders attending the Austin Road Elementary School in Mahopac became field scientists for a day rece… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Schools Host Family Night For Those Learning English as New Language

Parents interact with staff and each other during Mahopac’s Family Night. Photo by Laura Lee HolmboBy Eric Gross Dozens of newcomers to Putnam County filled the gymnasium at the Lakeview Elementary School last week as the Mahopac School District host… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

High Achievers

UAlbany has welcomed nearly 5,700 new Great Danes to campus for the fall of 2019. Brewster: Josephine Conti is an undergraduate. Daniel Hasa is an undergraduate. Caroline Piazza is a graduate attending the College of Emergency Preparedness, Homel… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

CHS Principal Lou Riolo Becomes Assistant Supt. at BOCES


 One of Putnam’s most respected administrators will leave his post within the next month to become Assistant Superintendent of Administration at Putnam-Northern Westchester BOCES. Lou Riolo, Principal of Carmel High School for the past five year… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

BOCES Students Solving Real World Challenges in Architecture


A group of Putnam students work on all facets of architectural design at BOCES. Photos by Karen Thornton. A two year Architectural Design and Modeling class being taught at Putnam- Northern Westchester BOCES is providing students with challenges r… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Youth Nails Perfect Score on ACT Exam

Max Semegran Is One of America’s Shining Stars

Max Semegran has scored a perfect score on America’s rigorous ACT. Photo by Eric Gross. Mahopac High School junior Max Semegran is in a class by himself. The 16-year-old has scored a perfect score of 36 on his ACT exam making him one of fewer t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Changes Afoot On Putnam Valley Campus


Infrastructure updates on the Putnam Valley High School- Middle School campus will be causing some disruption in the months to come and Superintendent Jeremy Luft has asked for the public’s patience and cooperation throughout the process. Luft said t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

High Achievers 2019

Jillian Yeager of Stormville was named to the 2019 Dean’s List at Union College. Yeager is a member of the Class of 2020. Hofstra University’s Department of Drama and Dance presents its major musical of the academic year, Legally Blonde – The Musical… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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