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Attached you will find a joint statement from the Superintendents of Orange County. Together, we stand united against racist behavior. I hope you take a moment to read it. This is the first time I can think of that the Superintendents have been able to universally agree to a common statement and honestly, I couldn’t think of a better time or issue for us to do so. Before you read that, though, please allow me a minute to express some personal sentiments. READ MORE
A Special Board of Education Meeting was held on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 presenting results of a survey from parents and teachers regarding remote learning READ MORE
Today, Governor Cuomo announced that all NY schools will be closed through the end of the academic school year, meaning June. Just like many of you I'm sure, my head knows this was the right decision, but my heart is aching. Our staff, our students, our families - we are all missing out on so much. I do take some solace in the fact that we live in a time where technology can keep us connected and give us the ability to be socially connected despite being physically apart. As a District, we are now faced with planning remote instruction for the remainder of the school year. This weekend, I will be sending out surveys to hear how remote learning is going for your children and we will be using that feedback to READ MORE
Since my last letter regarding remote instruction, it has become more and more apparent that schools will be closed much longer than anticipated. The Governor now has us closed through April 29th, but it is my guess that the closure will be extended again. Anticipating that, READ MORE