Come celebrate with us as our students have worked hard on their projects and are eager to show their accomplishments to parents, staff, and the community. Join us for Gallery Walks at Morse Elementary School, Poughkeepsie Middle School, and Dutchess Community College on July 30, 2015. The schedule is as follows:
While most high school students are going to the mall, relaxing, vacationing or going to camp in the summer, 50 Ninth Grade students from the Poughkeepsie City School District (PCSD) are beginning the academically rigorous curriculum of the E-TECH program, which will allow them to complete the requirements for a High School Diploma and either an A.A.S. Degree or A.S. Degree from Dutchess Community College, in four years.
Instructional leaders in the Poughkeepsie City School District spend quality time this summer working collaboratively, purposefully, and intentionally on their New York State School Comprehensive Educational Plans (SCEP). Results-driven leaders plan, use data effectively, engage in collegial conversations, and work purposefully to deliver on the promise of a high-quality, world-class education for every child, every day, in every classroom in the Poughkeepsie City School District.
The Poughkeepsie City School District is looking for qualified candidates for the following position: Guidance Counselor. Please click on the link below for additional application information.
Students in the Poughkeepsie City School District will be able to get free school supplies during the annual “Christmas in August” event which will be held from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday, August 15, 2015. The event will be held at the Christ Episcopal Church, 20 Carroll Street, directly across the street from Clinton Elementary School. Parents must accompany their children to the event. If you have any questions about “Christmas in August” please call 845-452-0684 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Poughkeepsie Student Athletes Sports Physicals
There will be Athletic physicals given on August 3, 5, 10, 12, 18, 20 & 21 from 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Students should bring a completed Blue Card and Health History Form signed by their parents to their physical. A copy of the Blue Card and Health History Form can be picked up outside the Health Office prior to the physicals. It is essential that the paperwork is filled out properly and signed by parents in all the appropriate places.
The Poughkeepsie City School District is looking for qualified candidates for the following positions: Summer Curriculum Writing, Social Worker, Science Teacher, and ENL Teacher. Please click on the appropriate link below for additional application information.
The recent Board of Education Retreat at the Grand Hotel, 40 Civic Center Plaza, did not cost the taxpayers. Payment for the facilities, including refreshments, were through a Payment In Lieu Of Taxes (PILOT) program passed by the Dutchess County Industrial Development Agency through the Poughkeepsie City School District, which provides a free venue to host the annual board retreat.
The Board of Education of the Poughkeepsie City School District announced on July 20, 2015 at the Special Board meeting held at 8:30 a.m. that all board members in attendance voted unanimously to hire the following highly qualified candidates to fill soon-to-be vacant positions in the Poughkeepsie City School District.