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.


  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

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


Welcome to Curriculum & Instruction

The Department of Instruction is responsible for the integration, coordination and articulation of the instructional program K-12. In addition to the supervision of all state testing, this office is responsible for the implementation of "best practices" and research-based instruction to improve student learning and achievement. Our vision is to create and support district-wide professional learning communities operating on a continuous improvement model. Our goal is to provide information, understanding and support enabling our teaching staff to deliver curriculum and instruction created to improve and enhance learning for all students.

Dr. Winsome Gregory Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum & Instruction/Personnel

Dr. Winsome Gregory
Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum, Instruction & Personnel




"Our progress as a nation can be no swifter than our progress in education. The human mind is our fundamental resource."

~John F. Kennedy

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  • Congratulations Girls Track

    2017-2018 Class B runner Up

    Athletics, Health & Wellness
  • Spring Sport Information

    High School Spring Sports Start March 5th, Online Registration Begins February 5th

    Modified Spring Sports Start March 19th, Online Registration Begins February 19th.


    Athletics, Health & Wellness
  • Congratulations Louise Jones

    Rockland Cuunty Journal News Scholar Athlete of the Week.

    Please click here for article.

    Athletics, Health & Wellness

    MONDAY, JANUARY 22, 2018 - 7:45-10:45AM - NYS English Regents Exam (for scheduled 11/12th graders and walkins, NOT for all juniors).

    WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 24, 2018 - 7:45-9:45AM - English 9R/9H, AP Lang, AP Lit

    WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 24, 2018 - 12:15-2:15PM - English 10R/10H, English 11R/11H

  • Congratulations Henry Sloan!!!

    Henry Sloan, a senior at Nyack High School, has been named a semifinalist in the Regeneron Science Talent Search 2018, the nation's oldest and most prestigious pre-college science and math competition.  Henry was one of 300 semifinalists chosen from a pool of over 1,800 entrants hailing from 41 states, Puerto Rico, and overseas, for his project entitled, "User-Tailored Privacy by Design."  This constitutes a novel approach to user-tailored computer privacy by testing various adaptations and methods of implementing them.  Congrats Henry!!!!

  • ACT Exam - February 10, 2018

    ACT Registration and information

    Locations vary.  Check your ACT admission ticket for details.

  • Registration deadline for March 10 SAT is February 9, 2018

    SAT registration and information

  • Nyack Music: Help volunteer for the Senior All County Festival (Jan 5-6, 2018)

    The Nyack Music Department and MusicWorks​ are working together to host the upcoming Senior All County Festival on January 5th and 6th. We need volunteers to help make this two day event a success! 

    1) Click this link to see our SignUp: http://signup.com/go/afXbMCu
    ​2) Review the options listed and choose the spot(s) you like.



  • Congratulations Fall Athlete of the Season Honors

    Maya Owens - Volleyball

    Sam Beck - Soccer

    Athletics, Health & Wellness
  • Fall NYSPHSAA Scholar Athlete Team Award Winners


    Girls Tennis'

    Girls Swimming

    Field Hockey

    Girls Soccer

    Girls Cross Country

    Boys Cross Country

    Athletics, Health & Wellness

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