District Announcements

  • A letter from our Superintendent of Schools was sent to District parents/guardians and staff in response to the Parkland, Fla. tragedy

    The letter, in English and Spanish, is attached to this announcement.

    Si ou bezwen enfòmasyon tradui an kreyòl,rele Jocelyne Abraham nan 353-7044.

    Si le hace falta información traducida en español, llame a Yesenia Polanco 353-7042.

     

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  • A Letter from the Superintendent was emailed to parents/guardians RE: students' use of District-approved internet applications and webtools

    Nyack Public Schools utilizes certain internet-based applications (commonly referred to as "apps") and webtools to provide effective educational resources for students.  A list of District-approved apps and webtools, with the privacy policy for each, can be found on the District website  under Parent Resources > Bill of Rights > Information Regarding Other Applications & Webtools. 

    Please note that this listing will be updated throughout the year as apps and webtools are added or deleted, with District approval.

    The letter is attached here for your convenience in English, Spanish and Haitian Creole.

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  • A District letter has been sent to Parents/Guardians with reminders and recommendations regarding the Flu Season

    Please see the attached letter from Leo Macias, Director of Special Education and Pupil Personnel Services, sent on Feb. 1st, 2018.

    Thank you for your attention to this important information.

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  • Nyack Schools Launch a NEW early childhood literacy program to help babies learn and thrive in the first 3 years of life.

    The NYACK BASICS launched on January 8th, 2018.  Over 150 school community leaders, early childhood educators and county service providers joined together in Hilltop Auditorium to kick off this new initiative lead by Superintendent James Montesano and Assistant Superintendent Winsome Gregory. 

    The District welcomed Chancellor Betty Rosa, Regent Judy Johnson and Regent Luis Reyes from the NY State Department of Ed for a tour of the schools.  Founder of The Boston Basics and Harvard Economist Ron Ferguson lead the the day as keynote speaker. The District plans to implement The Nyack Basics and support a community-lead campaign to help ensure that all children read by the third grade.

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  • Please take note of the FERPA form that was sent out to all District families in English, Spanish and Haitian Creole

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BOE Advocacy for the Community

Nyack BOE Issues of Advocacy

The Nyack Board of Education will occasionally make an appeal to community members to speak out against an issue of concern or to advocate for an issue at hand.

The following information is provided for community members to contact local government officials with concerns or questions that relate to NYS policies and laws.

NEW YORK STATE ASSEMBLY:

Ellen Jaffee -- District 97
1 Blue Hill Plaza, Ste. 1116 
POB 1549 
Pearl River, NY 10965 
845-624-4601
JaffeeE@assembly.state.ny.us

Kenneth Zebrowski -- District 96
67 North Main Street 
New City, NY 10956 
845-634-9791
ZebrowskiK@assembly.state.ny.us

NEW YORK STATE SENATE:

David Carlucci - 38th Senate District
20 South Main Street
New City, NY  10956
Phone: 845-623-3627
Fax: 845-708-7701

NEW YORK STATE GOVERNOR:

Andrew M. Cuomo
Governor of New York State
NYS State Capitol Building
Albany, NY 12224
1-518-474-8390   (Office hours: 9:00am to 5:00pm)