Children Learn about Ecology during Pocantico Hills Fundraiser at Rockefeller State Park 

Pocantico Hills School students identified trees, learned about macroinvertebrates, spotted frogs and turtles, and more at Rockefeller State Park Preserve on October 4 as part of the Pocantico Hills School Foundation’s Swan Lake Walk. The Foundation... Read more »

Briarcliff Seniors Earn Recognition

Several high–achieving Briarcliff High School students were recognized by the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program and the National Hispanic Recognition Program.   The National Merit Commended Students join 34,000 scholars nationwide who achieved... Read more »

Hundreds of Ossining Middle School Students Pledge to Combat Climate Change

“We Only Have One Earth,” “There Is No Planet B,” “Earth Needs Our Help,” and “We Need to Act Now.”  Those are some of the urgent messages that students wrote on posters... Read more »

Briarcliff Middle School Vocalists Recognized by the American Choral Directors Association

Briarcliff Middle School vocalists have once again been recognized by the American Choral Directors Association (ACDA) Eastern Regional Honors. Students who will be performing in honors choirs at the 2020 ACDA Eastern... Read more »

Annual Rose Day Welcomes First-Graders to the Tarrytowns 

The 29th Annual Rose Ceremony, held this year on October 8th, is a long-standing and beloved tradition in which first graders from W.L. Morse cross the stage to receive a rose and... Read more »

No One Eats Alone Day at Sleepy Hollow Middle School

Sleepy Hollow Middle School students shared an afternoon fostering friendships and building community on September 20 when they participated in No One Eats Alone Day.  The tradition allows students, faculty, staff, and administrators... Read more »

Irvington High School Students Named to NYSSMA All-State Festival 

Irvington High School students Richard Ackerman and Chaeil (Robert) Yun have been selected to play viola at the All-State Festival during the New York State School Music Association’s Winter Conference to be held in... Read more »

The Road to College – Application Deadline Tips for Success 

On the Road to College, one significant waypoint is the college application deadline, or should I say, the many deadlines. Students now must contend with 6 different deadlines: Early Action, Restrictive Early Action, Early... Read more »

Scholar Athlete of the Month – Aidan Daly

Growing up, Aidan Daly didn’t see himself as an ideal athlete or student. He struggled with hand-eye coordination and ADD; however, after years of hard work and dedication both in academics and in backyard... Read more »

Pocantico Hills Students Prepare Vegetables for Annual Harvest Soup Day

Students, staff members, and parents harvested vegetables from the Pocantico Hills School garden and prepared them for the school’s annual Harvest Soup Day on October 17.  Children in kindergarten through fourth grade picked carrots, squash,... Read more »