Students in Jamie Rabideau’s English 9 class at Saugerties High School recently competed to write the best persuasive essay. The winner is presented below.
The Saugerties High School Class of 2021 will follow the Class of 2020 by holding a drive-in graduation ceremony.
Masks are still mandatory in Onteora schools for the time being as district officials expect more guidance in the wake of news the State Department of Health may revise requirements in schools.
Onteora Assistant Superintendent for Business Monica LaClair is leaving her position and board members expressed their gratitude for her service and dedication.
The way Onteora has operated under COVID restrictions has resulted in a savings of between $2.5 to 3.5 million, said Assistant Superintendent for Business Monica LaClair at the June 1 board meeting.
Topics include: Two high school administrators resign; Graduation plans announced; Overhaul of the code of conduct approved; and Comment process under scrutiny.
The Kingston City School District will continue seeking public input on plans for $21.56 million in federal coronavirus relief funding by hosting three virtual informational meetings between June 8-15.
For a second straight year, the Kingston High School’s annual commencement exercise will be affected by the global COVID-19 pandemic. But because of the success of widespread vaccinations and other measures, instead of 10 small, socially distanced ceremonies over two days as in 2020, this year there will be two (relatively) larger ceremonies at Dietz Stadium on a single day, Friday, June 25.
The Kingston City School District is seeking public input about whether it should continue contracting with local police departments to provide uniformed officers serving in school districts, and, if so, how that program should look.
New Paltz High School seniors planning on putting their college education and eventual career to use towards making our world a better one are invited to apply for the Village of New Paltz trustees 2021 Social Justice Scholarship.