Westchester Community College & Pace University Announce New Transfer Agreement

Westchester Community College and Pace University have signed a new transfer agreement, allowing students who complete their studies at Westchester Community College to matriculate into Pace with junior standing. The new agreement... Read more »

Love of Reading Brings Students Together at Dows Lane Elementary School

As kindergarten through third grade students sat together in their school’s gymnasium on Sept. 24, they each held an excerpt from a book and participated in Dows Lane Elementary School’s first all-school... Read more »

Ossining Little Free Library Ribbon Cutting

On September 27, the Ossining PTA and Ossining Union Free School District (OUFSD) welcomed their new Little Free Libraries into the Ossining community with a ribbon cutting and reading ceremony. Members of... Read more »

Irvington Middle School issues Chromebook to every student

With the increasing use of technology, Irvington Middle School has rolled out its 1:1 digital initiative, handing over a school-issued Chromebook laptop to each sixth through eighth grade student to utilize for... Read more »

National Hispanic Recognition Program Honors Briarcliff HS Senior

Senior Christopher Arroyo scored in the top 2.5% of Hispanic and Latino PSAT/NMSQT test takers in our region and has achieved Scholar status in the College Board’s National Hispanic Recognition Program. The... Read more »

Washington Irving School Celebrates International Day of Literacy

Students at Washington Irving Intermediate School marked the International Day of Literacy by sharing their love of reading with each other. Fifth-graders read to third-graders on the school’s playground on Monday,  September... Read more »

Two Stepinac High School Seniors Named National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists

Two Stepinac High School seniors—  Jordan Crichlow of White Plains and Ethan Tieng of Port Chester— were among less than one percent of seniors nationwide who qualified as semifinalists in the rigorous... Read more »

The Ossining School District to Launch Saturday Explore & Learn Program

Chess for Beginners, Educational Kickboxing, Improv Theatre and Raising a Reader are some of the classes offered in the Ossining School District’s exciting new Saturday Explore & Learn program. The first cycle... Read more »

Pearl Harbor Survivor and Sleepy Hollow Resident Shares His Story

World War II veteran and Pearl Harbor survivor Armando “Chick” Galella shared his life story with Sleepy Hollow Middle School students on 9/11. Ironically, Galella enlisted in the army on September 11,... Read more »

Sleepy Hollow High School Senior Named National Merit Semi-Finalist

Sleepy Hollow High School senior Sarah Clayton was named as a National Merit Semifinalist and is one of approximately 16,000 students to receive this honor across the nation. The National Merit Scholarship... Read more »