Irvington Middle School Eighth Grader Named Finalist in NY Times’ Editorial Contest

Irvington Middle School eighth grader Katherine Fisher has been selected as a finalist in The New York Times’ 7th annual Editorial Contest for middle and high schoolers. In her short, evidence-based persuasive... Read more »

Irvington High School Senior Named National Merit Scholarship Winner

  Irvington High School senior Adriana Palmieri is among an elite group of students nationwide to receive a scholarship in this year’s 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program competition.   “We are incredibly proud of Adriana,” Principal Juliet Gevargis-Mizimakoski said.... Read more »

Irvington Teen Faces Civil Suit Over Alleged Theft of Cryptocurrency

A lawsuit alleging the theft of cryptocurrency in the millions of dollars has been brought against Irvington teen Ellis Pinsky, 18, by Michael Terpin, a marketer and advisor to cryptocurrency and technology... Read more »

Coping With Coronavirus: Keeping the Community on Course

An interview with Kristopher Harrison, Superintendent of Schools, Irvington Union Free School District  (Interviewed by Lily Alig) As Covid-19 continues to affect our communities, donations of time and resources have emerged from... Read more »

Irvington High School student earns National Hispanic Recognition Award 

Irvington High School student Chloe Garcia has been honored by the College Board with a National Hispanic Recognition Award.   Established in 1983, the National Hispanic Recognition Program identifies outstanding high school students with a... Read more »

Chemistry Students at Irvington High School Calculate Heat of Combustion 

Drawing upon their knowledge of chemistry and heat exchange, Irvington High School students in teacher David Whitehead’s Chemistry Honors classes recently conducted a laboratory investigation. While working in groups, they learned how to communicate,... Read more »

Scholar Athlete of the Month – Ryan Flanagan

From a young age, Ryan Flanagan has been active in sports, academics, and the community. Now in his senior year at Irvington High School, he is captain of the cross country and track teams, a National Merit... Read more »

Irvington UFSD Appoints Two New Administrators

The Irvington School Board of Education and Superintendent of Schools Dr. Kristopher Harrison are pleased to announce the appointments of two administrators – John Buonamano as director of physical education, health and... Read more »

Rivertown Parents Address Childhood Anxiety and Depression 

Is your child’s change in behavior just a phase, or do you need to ask for help? And if you do, where do you turn?   Rivertown Parents, a consortium of local PTAs and Mercy College, recently brought together experts... Read more »

Bulldogs Basketball Player Reaches 1,000-Point Milestone

Just a minute into the basketball game on January 29, Irvington High School senior Abby Conklin reached an impressive career milestone – her 1,000th point. Conklin, an outstanding athlete, was up to... Read more »