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    Meet & Greet - New Varsity Lacrosse Coach 12-17-18

    Please join us in welcoming Larry Ayers, PRHS Boys' Varsity Lacrosse coach, on Monday, December 17th at 6:30 PM in Pirates Cove.

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    December Newsletter 12-14-18

    Please click the following link for an electronic copy of Pearl River School District's December 2018 Newsletter:  December 2018 Newsletter

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    Superintendent's Letter - Allegations against a District Employee 12-11-18

    Please click on the following link for the Superintendent of Schools, Marco Pochintesta, regarding recent allegations against a district employee:  Superintendent's Letter - Allegations Against a District Employee 12-11-18 

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    Superintendent's Letter - December Information 12-3-18

    Please click on the following link for a letter from Marco Pochintesta, Superintendent of Schools, regarding upcoming December events, the Grades Configuration Study and information from the Rockland County Department of Health concerning the measles outbreak: Superintendent's Letter - December Information 12-3-18  

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    April 17, 2019 Snow Make-up Day #1

    Due to the snow day used Friday, November 16th, Pearl River Schools will now be in session on Wednesday, April 17, 2019.   Please note this change as you plan your vacation schedules.

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Board Of Education

Upcoming BOE Meetings

Special Meeting
Monday, December 17, 2018
7:00 PM
District Administration Bldg

The next regularly scheduled BOE meeting is
Tuesday, January 8, 2019
7:00 PM
District Administration Bldg

For Agenda: Board Docs

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    Athletic News - 12/11/18

    Bowling – Our girls and boys teams have finished their first four matches.  The Lady Pirates are 2-2.  Alexys Warner bowled a 239 game on the way to beating Tappan Zee.  While the boys have not yet secured a victory, they continue to show improvement.  Ben So bowled a 209.  

    Cheer - Has continued to attract more and more interest.  The lady Pirate Cheer Team competes in the Small School-Large Varsity category;  19 girls are performing with 5 alternates. This weekend, the Pirate Cheer Team will compete in their first competition at North Rockland.

    Boys' Basketball - Our boys have played 4 games, 2 on the road and 2 at home.  They had a tough start, losing the two home games by just one point.  Brendan Tarsnane is leading scorer.

    Girls' Basketball - Our lady Pirate Girls' Varsity is 2-2 overall and 2-0 in League Play.  This weekend, they beat a good Horace Greeley team at home.  Julia Kinnally scored 23 points and Corinne Miedreich contributed 14 points.  The Lady Pirates will be hosting their annual Holiday Tournament this Thursday and Friday, with Nyack, Clarkstown South & Monroe Woodbury.

    Ice Hockey -  Our Pirate Ice Hockey Team has 24 varsity and 16 modified players.  Varsity is 2-2 and 2-0 in League play; they beat the Ice Hawks 2-1 at the Palisades Mall Ice Rink.

    Boys' Indoor Track – The Pirate Boys' Track team will begin competing this week.  On Thursday, freshman and sophomores will be competing at RCC.  The first varsity meet will take place in NYC at the 168th Street Armory.  Our boys' track team totals 72 boys in all grades.

    Girls' Indoor Track - At the kick-off meet, Niamh Durcan placed 4th in the 1500m, running a 5:02 and anchored the 4x800m to a 5th place finish.  Also on the relay was Ciara Durcan, Catie Horan and Kelly Gilligan.  Matteson Donnelly placed 6th in the 55 Hurdles, running a 9.68 in the finals.

    Wrestling - The Pirate Wrestling Team took 2nd place at the Dragon Dual Wrestling Tournament at Cornwall High School. Congratulations to Jack Chesman, who now holds the record for the most wins as a Pearl River Pirate.  Jack won all 4 matches at Cornwall, making his total victories 157, breaking Phil Donnelly’s long standing record of 155 wins.

    CONGRATULATIONS!  Eight of our Fall athletic teams have been recognized as Scholar Athlete teams: Girls' Tennis, Girls' Soccer, Girls' Swim, Volleyball, Boys' Cross Country, Girls' Cross Country, Cheer, and Field Hockey

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    8 PRHS Awarded RCC Hispanic Heritage Award

     8 PRHS students were recognized by the Board of Education and administration for receiving the Rockland Community College Hispanic Heritage Awards which recognizes students of Hispanic descent for their outstanding academic accomplishments. Congratulations to Catalina Cheung, Johnathan Conway, Sara Daly, Gabriella Franzese, Catherine Funes, Michael Gaglio, James Hughes, and Olivia Tricano!

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    Excellent Performances of The Tempest

    Congratulations to the cast and crew of this year's PRHS fall drama production of William Shakespeare's The Tempest. Remarkable performances and a beautiful set  made for a memorable weekend! Thank you to Director, Thomas Hoetzl, Assistant Director, Beth Carter, Set Construction and Stage Crew Supervisor, Jean Beckerle, and everyone involved with the show! Click on the following link for pictures from the show: The Tempest

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    PRHS Class of 1958 Alumni Visit

    Alumni from Pearl River High School’s Class of 1958 visited Mr. Houston’s 8th grade social studies class today to share what student life was like in the 1950’s. While many things may have changed, Pirate Pride has not!

     

     

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    Field Work Nearing Completion

    While construction is not yet complete on the field projects, some of our teams were able to play on the tennis courts and turf field this week before construction on the track resumes on Monday. 

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