Pearl River Teacher's Association Volleyball Tournament a Great Success!
The PRTA High School Scholarship Volleyball Tournament held on Wednesday, February 25th was a great success, raising about $2,400 for scholarship recipients. Off the court, a countless number of people across the school district helped organize, publicize, and run the event. On the court, more than 50 people, representing every PR school and district administration, played in the tournament. Volunteers from the PRHS volleyball team officiated the matches. Hundreds of spectators from the PR educational community filled the stands and enjoyed the afternoon. Congratulations to the High School Physical Education Department for winning the tournament. A special thanks to Middle School teacher Michael Herskowitz for coordinating the event.
Modell's Team Weeks Spring coupon is here!
Save 15% off all regular and sale merchandise while earning 5% back of purchases made during PRSD's "Team Weeks" shopping period 2-27-15 to 3-26-15. Earn MVP points while supporting your team!
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Pearl River High School excels in SUNY Ulster Science Olympiad
Pearl River High School students performed exceptionally well at the SUNY Ulster Regional Science Olympiad competition on Saturday, February 7, 2015. PRHS Students came home with 15 medals, placed in 7 events, and placed in the top third of twenty-one participating schools. Congratulations to our high school students who competed: Aidan Anselmi, Francesca Battiato, Sarah Bertussi, Matthew Ding, Luqman Issah, Brandon Kline, Angela Kwon, Emmanuel Manolov, Dylan Meehan, Namrata Mehta, Brendan O'Gara,Ciara O'Riordan, Michael Postupak, Erika Zambrano and Alex Zhao. Eleven of our fifteen members received medals, out of which six achieved 1st and 2nd places:
Matthew Ding and Michael Postupak: 1st place - Cell Biology
Sarah Bertussi and Luqman Issah: 1st place - Mission Possible
Dylan Meehan and Alez Zhao: 2nd place - Green Generation
A special thanks to science teachers Catherine Bonanno and Eileen McCaffrey for acting as advisors.
We are proud of your achievements!
PRSD Continuing Adult Education - Theater Trips!
Our Spring Adult Education program has tickets available for the following shows:
1. The Hunchback of Notre Dame - Sunday, March 22, 2015
2. Doctor Zhivago - Wednesday, April 29, 2015
3. An American in Paris - Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Register today! Please visit our Continuing Adult Education webpage or call 620-3921 for more details.
Pearl River Schools Use Four Snow Make-up Days
As a result of our snow days on Wednesday, November 26th, Tuesday, January 27th, Monday, February 2nd, and Monday, February 9th, all Pearl River schools will now be in session on Tuesday, April 7th, Wednesday, April 8th, Thursday, May 21st, and Wednesday, May 27th, which are our Snow Make-up Days #1 - 4. Please refer to our District Calendar for a list of all designated snow make-up days.
Pearl River School District Calendar for 2015-16.
Pearl River School District's Board of Education has approved the calendar for the 2015-16 school year. Click the following link for the calendar and a letter from Sue Wheeler, Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum & Instruction: < District Calendar 2015-16 >
Curriculum and Instruction
Information from Sue Wheeler, Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction
Spotlight on Teaching & Learning: Socratic Seminar < Teaching & Learning December 2014 >
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