Camp Poco Returns for Its 65th Year This Summer

Pocantico Hills Day Camp returns for its 65th anniversary summer, with old favorites like the Bubble Bus and Harlem Wizards and new activities like corn hole and Halloween Day in July. The... Read more »

New Exhibit at Rockefeller State Park Preserve Art Gallery 

Rockefeller Park Preserve’s gallery is presenting “Spacial Impressions”, a photography exhibition featuring work by five photographers.   Michael Garber, a nature, landscape, and portrait photographer, Bobbi Lane, an award-winning still life, people, and corporate photographer, Lee... Read more »

Pocantico Hills Students Mount Annie JR. the Zoomsical 

The March 19 performance of . took place in the Pocantico Hills School auditorium, but instead of on stage, cast members were spaced around the edges of the empty audience seats. Each stood in... Read more »

Guardians of the Grounds

The Rockefeller State Park Preserve has never been more popular, its wide-open spaces offering fresh air and freedom during Covid’s constrictions.  But the preserve, with over 60 miles of carriage roads to monitor, and... Read more »

New Exhibit at Rockefeller State Park Preserve Art Gallery

The Art Gallery at the Rockefeller Park Preserve presents, “Spacial Impressions”, a photography exhibition representing artistic selections from five exceptional multi-talented photographers. Co-curator Michael Garber, Walter LeCroy, Bobbi Lane, Lee Varis, and... Read more »

Pocantico Students Celebrate 100 Days of School

Pocantico Hills pre-kindergarteners dressed up as 100-year-old people for the 100th day of school during the last week of February, and kindergarteners decorated their outfits with 100 items of their choice.  Some of the youngest children had their hair... Read more »

The Band and Choral Concerts Go On, with Adjustments for Health and Safety 

As Pocantico middle school band students sat down in instrumental teacher Michael Murray’s hot seat, two studio lights shone on them and a camera was aimed in their direction. The music stand was decorated with holiday... Read more »

Pocantico Students Learn about Electoral College, Popular Vote through Mock Election 

In a mock presidential election at Pocantico Hills Central School Nov. 2, students in grades 4-8 gave the popular vote and electoral college wins to Joe Biden over President Donald Trump.  The fifth- and... Read more »

Pocantico Hills Foundation Grant Funds Painted Rock Garden at School

The Pocantico Hills School has a new garden bed filled with river stones for children to paint, thanks to a grant from the Pocantico Hills Foundation. Students can take a rock home... Read more »

Pocantico Hills Tennis Court Project Moving Forward

After overwhelming community approval in June for new tennis/pickleball courts, the plans are now under review by the state Education Department. It is only a matter of time before the disused courts... Read more »