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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    To access the summer reading assignments, please click the appropriate link for the grade level you will be attending in September, 2019.

    Grade 6 - in English

    Grado 6- en espanol

    Grades 7 and 8 - in English

    Grados 7 y 8 - en espanol

    Grades 9-12 - in English

    Grados 9-12 - en espanol

  • Signing Day 2019

    Please see attachment for details.  Congratulations to our student-athletes and their families.

    Athletics, Health & Wellness
  • Tryout Times for High School Fall Sports

    Please see attached document

    Athletics, Health & Wellness
  • 2019-20 SAT and ACT Registration Dates

    SAT Dates and Registration Deadlines

    ACT Dates and Registration Deadlines

  • 2019 Nyack Summer Music Camp Registration is now OPEN!

  • Congratulations to our Middle School and High School ensembles that participated in the 2019 Nyack Great Music Adventure at Six Flags!

  • Common App Essay Questions (for Juniors going into Senior Year)

    Use the summer to develop and tweak your college application essay.  Here are the Common Application Essay Questions for 2019-2020.

  • Important Information Regarding Start Dates

    As you plan vacations please keep the following start dates in mind for high school athletics.  

    High School Fall – August 19                                                                                                                                                                                      Modified Fall – September 4

    High School Winter – November 11                                                                                                                                                                          Modified Winter -  November 25

    High School Spring – March 9                                                                                                                                                                                      Modified Spring – March 23


    Athletics, Health & Wellness
  • TAKE ACTION Magazine - Nyack Middle School Capstone Project

    Social Studies
  • 2019 NYSSMA Majors Choral Results!

    Congratulations to the Nyack MS and Nyack HS Vocal Ensembles that participated in the 2019 NYSSMA Majors Choral Festival on 4/30/19!

    NMS 8th Grade Chorus: GOLD RATING


    NHS Treble ChoirGOLD RATING

    NHS Contemporary Vocal EnsembleSILVER RATING


  • 2019 Jimerson String Festival!

    Congratulations to the 340 String Students that performed at the 2019 Jimerson String Festival. This year marks the 15th Year of this annual event. HS Senior, Luca Osborne, received the Jimerson Scholarship!


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