Irvington UFSD

Interim Principal Appointed at Irvington’s Main Street School

July 11, 2012 Dear Parents and Colleagues: At the July 10, 2012 Board of Education meeting, the Board of Education acted upon the recommendation of the administration and appointed Eileen Casey to... Read more »
Briarcliff Highschool Songs for a Cause

Briarcliff Highschool “Songs for a Cause”

Briarcliff High School’s cafeteria, the major hub of chewing and chatting come lunchtime, closed its doors on scents of burnt bagels and marvelous muffins, marking the end of another school day. However,... Read more »
Andrew Eagan, 2012 Sleepy Hollow Highschool Valedictorian

A Valedictorian Speaks…A Highlight from the SHHS 2012 Graduation

Good evening families, faculty and the Class of 2012. When I moved to Sleepy Hollow in April of 7th grade, I was very pleasantly surprised at how friendly everyone was.   Everyone enthusiastically... Read more »
students in Briarcliff, Tarrytown, Irvington, Sleepy Hollow

Area School Districts Protest State-Mandated Field Tests

During the end of May and the beginning of June, students in Irvington, Tarrytown, Sleepy Hollow and Briarcliff Manor sat down for a series of state-mandated achievement tests. These tests will not... Read more »

Sleepy Hollow High School Sophomores Win Hall of Fame Essay Writing Contest

The Sleepy Hollow Historical Society has been sponsoring their Hall of Fame Essay Contest, in which sophomores at Sleepy Hollow High School research and write an essay nominating an individual who has... Read more »

IMS Students Present Student Made PSAs

On Wednesday, May 30, at 6:30 p.m. in the Irvington schools’ Campus Theater, the Irvington Middle School 7th grade students will present the first annual IMS & Jacob Burns Film Center Movie... Read more »

Local School Board Election and Budget Results

Local School Board and Budget election results for Irvington, Briarcliff Manor and the Public Schools of the Tarrytowns. Read more »
Carol Conklin Spillane

Potential Impact of Controversial New Teacher & Principal Evaluation System

I am one of nearly 1,400 NYS principals who endorsed an open letter to the New York State Education Department to raise awareness about APPR (Annual Professional Performance Review), the controversial new... Read more »
briarcliff schools reduced budget

Briarcliff-More Tightening and Another Reduced Budget

On Monday, April 16th, the Board of Education for the Briarcliff Manor Union Free School District adopted the proposed budget, submitted by Superintendent Neal Miller, of $47,650,000 for the upcoming 2012-2013 school... Read more »
Irvington-Preparing for New Blood

Irvington-Preparing for New Blood

On April 3rd, The Irvington Board of Education adopted Superintendent Robert Roelle’s proposed budget for 2012-2013 which came in at $51,156,000. This represents an increase of 1.65% over last year’s budget and... Read more »