Letter to the Editor: Briarcliff School Bond – Vote Yes

Dear Briarcliff Friends, We are all former members of the Briarcliff Manor Board of Education and long-term residents of the school district. One of us currently has children in the schools while... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Briarcliff School Bond – Vote No

To the Residents and Taxpayers of Briarcliff Manor UFSD: The Briarcliff School District has scheduled a vote on a $34mm Bond Referendum as part of a $39mm Capital Spending Plan to renovate... Read more »
Ossining Rotary Club

Ossining Students Receive Reference Books from Rotarians

Following a 26-year-old tradition, a group of Rotary Club of Ossining members handed out dictionaries to third graders and thesauruses to fifth graders in Ossining’s public and parochial schools in late September. ... Read more »
Anne M. Dorner Middle School Unity Day

Ossining Middle Schoolers Celebrate Unity Day

Anne M. Dorner Middle School students in Ossining came up with many ways they are “better together” during Unity Day in late October. Rebuilding a house, curing diseases, playing on a sports... Read more »

Irvington UFSD Educators Share Best Practices with Science Teachers

Three educators from the Irvington Union Free School District were invited to share their best practices with other educators from across the state during the Science Teachers Association of New York State... Read more »
Cast of Romeo and Juliet with Ian Driver

Briarcliff High School Presents a 21st Century Romeo & Juliet

Recent visitors to Briarcliff High School may have been surprised to see local EMS staff in the district auditorium or hear sirens coming from the stage. The cast of the November production... Read more »
Ossining High School senior John Sukumar

Ossining High School Senior Receives Rising Scientist Award for ADHD Research

Ossining High School senior John Sukumar recently received a Rising Scientist Award from the Child Mind Institute and the City University of New York for his research on attention deficit hyperactivity disorder,... Read more »
Irvington High School 2018 Area All-State Festival

Irvington High School Students Named to Area All-State Ensembles

Fifteen Irvington High School students have been selected for Area All-State music ensembles by the Westchester County School Music Association for its 2018 Area All-State Festival Concert held November 8 at SUNY... Read more »
Pocantico School Building

Pocantico Capital Project Proposal to Be Revisited Next Summer

On October 25, the Pocantico Board of Education decided to place the proposed capital project on hold due to a disparity in the level of support in the school community. Board members... Read more »
Briarcliff HS Clearwater Hudson River

Briarcliff AP Environmental Science and Marine Biology Classes Sail the Hudson

Karla Constantinou’s AP Environmental Science and Marine Biology classes had a chance to climb aboard the Clearwater sloop on the Hudson in November for a wide variety of mini-lessons on topics that... Read more »