Among the Kingston City School District’s plans for nearly $21.6 million in federal COVID aid is the ambitious goal of a 100 percent graduation rate at Kingston High School by the year 2024.
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Kingston school district superintendent Paul Padalino provided an update on the district’s summer school program, which began Monday, July 5, at last week’s school board meeting.
At a July 7 school board meeting, James Shaughnessy was re-elected president by a 6-3 vote, fending off a challenge from vice-president Steven Spicer.
The Kingston school board held its annual reorganizational meeting last week, officially ushering in the 2021-22 school year. It was the board’s meeting held fully in person since the start of the pandemic.
Though their senior year was anything but traditional, the Kingston High School Class of 2021 had a classic sendoff last Friday, with friends and family packing the bleachers at Dietz Stadium for the event.
Saugerties, Kingston, Onteora and New Paltz school districts move ahead with plans to hold in-person ceremonies.
The Ulster BOCES Career & Technical Center recognized 442 Ulster County students who completed their trades’ technical endorsement requirements during 23 live Senior Tribute Ceremonies held on June 15 via Zoom.
With just weeks remaining in the 2020-21 academic year, area school districts are rolling with new COVID-19 protocols, allowing students to remove their face masks while outdoors.
A compilation of the latest sports news in the Kingston, Saugerties, Onteora and New Paltz school districts.
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.