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New athletic director appointed at Onteora

New athletic director appointed at Onteora

The Onteora Board of Education appointed Ryan Naccarato as athletic director to replace Kim Pilla, who resigned November 30 after her attempted removal sparked criticism in the community. Naccarato will be paid $120,000 per year under a four-year probationary contract starting January 7, 2022.

Hundreds of Hudson Valley kids quarantined at home in abundance of Covid caution

Hundreds of Hudson Valley kids quarantined at home in abundance of Covid caution

Local school districts are continuing to keep an eye on COVID-19, with positive cases rising in Ulster County and concerns of the Omicron variant and further spread during the holidays. But they also caution that protocols are working in schools, and the amount of cases among students since the start of the academic year are still relatively low, with a few noting that it’s believed most of the spread happens outside of school. 

Onteora’s superintendent search continues

Onteora’s superintendent search continues

The search firm hired by Onteora to find a new superintendent will soon be seeking public input and holding stakeholder meetings as it begins to hone in on a field of candidates. A community survey will soon be posted on the district website, onteora.k12.ny.us, and stakeholder meetings via Zoom will be scheduled for November 30, December 1 and December 2.