District News

  • DATE CHANGE -- BOE Meeting is Now Tuesday, November 19th

    The Board of Education Business Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, November 20th has been rescheduled. The meeting will now take place on Tuesday, November 19th in the Middle School Cafetorium at 7 pm. Please make a note of it. Thank you.

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  • SPECIAL ELECTION -- DECEMBER 2, 2019

    The Greenwood Lake Board of Education will hold a Special Election to fill the vacated Trustee seat of long standing Board Member, Mr. John Finn who passed away on September 2nd. The special election will take place on Monday, December 2, 2019 in the Elementary School Gymnasium from 11:00 am – 9:00 pm. This is an unexpired term to begin on/or about December 2, 2019 and expire on June 30, 2021. Any resident interested in running for this board seat should contact Mary DePietro, District Clerk to receive a nominating petition. Ms. DePietro can be reached at 782-8678 x51100 or mdepietro@gwlufsd.org

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  • GWLUFSD Very Sadly Announces the Passing of Long-Standing Board Member, Mr. John Finn

    September 2, 2019 It is with profound and utmost sadness that the Greenwood Lake Union Free School District announces the passing of long-standing Board of Education member John Finn. Mr. Finn, a retired educator, was a Board trustee for over 38 years, making him one of the longest standing Board members in the state of New York. His very first meeting as a GWLUFSD trustee was held on May 18, 1981 and he was reelected every term thereafter. During his tenure, he served as both President and Vice President of the Board and was always on at least one committee each year. As such, he brought a wealth of the most senior experience and wisdom to the role. During his time on the Board, Mr. Finn was always an active member of the District Facilities Committee, monitoring numerous upgrades and maintenance projects to instructional spaces and capital structures. During these years, improvements included: 1995: The addition of the south wing at the middle school - to include classrooms, a kindergarten suite, kitchen, and cafeteria/multi purpose room 2002: Creation of soccer and baseball fields at the middle school 2004: Renovation of the elementary school which included adding an elevator, thermal windows, replacement of exterior doors and chillers. 2020 (coming): Upgrades to the middle and elementary School main entrances to include renovated office spaces and security vestibules When asked recently what he was most proud of as a Board member, he referred to two initiatives: READ MORE

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  • Important Update -- Health Examination Requirements & Physical Form

    Plan ahead! Changes to mandated years for health exams and screening for this school year Effective July 1, 2018 the mandated years for health exams and screening will change. (Read more...).

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  • Warwick Valley HS Freshman Curriculum Guide

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  • Spring 2017 State Test Results Summary

    View ELA and Math student performance data, by clicking on the title to read more...

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  • Substitute Bus Drivers and Bus Monitors Needed

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  • Required NYS Lead Testing: Results

    Faucets and drinking fountains at all schools in the state are mandated to be tested for the presence of lead by no later than September 30th as outlined in a September 6, 2016 law authorized by Governor Andrew Cuomo. New state health regulations mandate that drinking water in schools throughout the state be tested to ensure that lead levels do not exceed the “action level” of 15 parts per billion.

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  • Regulation Change Supports GWL Athletic Program

    GWLUFSD is pleased to report this morning (6/13/17) that the NYS Board of Regents modified existing regulations to allow 7-8 students in Districts with K-8 configurations to participate in JV/Varsity sports at high schools in which they have multiple tuition contracts.

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  • Orange County Youth Awards

    Congratulations to our following Middle School Students who were honored recently at the Orange County Executive's Youth Awards Luncheon: Kenny Myles, Lena Jodry & Liam Eberlein

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  • Winter Pep Rally

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  • STEAM Fair

    GWL UFSD K-8 Students shared science experiments, inventions, and artwork with each other during our 2nd Annual STEAM Fair.

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