We in the Poughkeepsie City School District continue to give and serve our community and currently, we are conducting our United Way workplace giving campaign which will run October 21, 2014 through December 11, 2014. United Way’s 2014 theme is: “Teamwork allows common people to attain uncommon results.”
Saturday, October 25, 2014, turned out to be a beautiful day for a lovely, informative and empowering Parent University held at the Poughkeepsie High School in the Poughkeepsie City School District. The day began with a spirited lecture by Marlon Lindsay, Executive Director of Government Affairs for Imagine Learning, about leveraging technology for individualizing instruction for the student and teacher.
The Poughkeepsie City School District is looking for qualified candidates for the following position: Peace and Order School Monitor. Please click on the link below for additional application information.
Ms. Zaire Green is new Student Advisor to the Board of Education for the Poughkeepsie City School District
Zaire is a senior at Poughkeepsie High School and has been part of the Marist College Upward
Bound Program for about 4 years. She was inducted into the National Honor Society when she
was in 11th grade, and is currently ranked number 6 in her graduating class.
Sunday, October 19, 2014, saw Superintendent Dr. Williams, Board of Education member Jacqueline Roman, Poughkeepsie High School Assistant Principal Da’Ron Wilson, Poughkeepsie High School Seniors Esmerelda Castellanos and Christopher Bird, join Charlie North for the Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce (DCRCOC) radio show.
The Board of Education and the entire Poughkeepsie City School District would like to applaud Kaniyah Carr and Michael Barnett, students from Ms. Howard’s first grade class at S.F.B. Morse Elementary School, who recited poetry at the Board of Education Meeting on October 22, 2014. Demonstrating impressive prowess for their grade level, Kaniyah and Michael are perfect examples of excellence in Mission Literacy.
The Poughkeepsie City School District is looking for qualified candidates for the following positions: Part-time Typist and Math Teacher – Secondary.
Saturday, October 25, 2014, Poughkeepsie High School will host Parent University from 9:00am – 2:00pm. Parent University is a series of workshops that are geared toward parents and will feature numerous workshops, including: school nutrition, drug prevention, and teen parenting. Transportation to the Poughkeepsie High School, from the Elementary Schools is available.
Nubian Direction II, Inc., host of New Directions YouthBuild AmeriCorps Partnership
is proud to announce the completion of its first sustainable rehab in Poughkeepsie
New York with support from YouthBuild USA.