Every Child. Every Day. Every Classroom.

PCSD student management software has moved to Infinite Campus. Click on the picture to logon, and see other information

PCSD student management software has moved to Infinite Campus. Click on the picture to logon, and see other information.

Music programs enrich the educational experience for students in the Poughkeepsie City School District.

Million Family, Million Father March: A Welcoming First Day of School for Students and Family.

 

All schools are open, October 21, 2014

All schools in the Poughkeepsie City School District are open on Tuesday, October 21, 2014.

Full power was restored last week.

Schools are open for all students and staff.

Elizabeth McGrath – Champion of Literacy

Elizabeth McGrath, Champion of Literacy 2014

Elizabeth McGrath, Champion of Literacy 2014

It is with tremendous pleasure that we at the Poughkeepsie City School District congratulate one of our own, Ms. Elizabeth McGrath, a Speech Specialist at S.F.B. Morse Elementary School, on being selected as a 2014 Champion of Literacy. Ms. McGrath is one of 17 educators across the U.S., recognized for going beyond the call of duty for their students.

Congratulations again from the Morse faculty, staff and the entire Poughkeepsie City School District.  Together we are delivering on the promise of a high-quality education for every child, every day, and in every classroom.

Scaffolding in the Classroom – Good or Bad?

 

Thank you to Krieger Elementary School’s Cindy Slayton for sharing a great article on Scaffolding in the classroom.

Link to article is here.

Latino Resource Fair is a Great Success

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Board of Education Members at the 3rd Annual Latino Resource Fair

Board of Education Members at the 3rd Annual Latino Resource Fair

Saturday, October 18, 2014, the Poughkeepsie Middle School was the host of the 3rd Annual Resource Fair for Latinos of Dutchess County.  More than a hundred Dutchess County residents convened at the Middle School to collect information from the dozens of vendors, including: Shop-Rite Retail Dietician Program, Dutchess County BOCES, Dutchess Community College, Fidelis Care, and the Grace Smith House. 

Poughkeepsie Middle School Hosts the Latino Resource Fair October 18, 2014

On Saturday, October 18, 2014, from 9:00am – 2:00pm Poughkeepsie Middle School will be hosting the 3rd Annual Resource Fair for Latinos of Dutchess County. This powerful event is free, open to the public and will include workshops on immigration, nutrition, domestic violence, as well as the Mexican Consulate will be there to answer questions.

Please click on the links below for additional information.

Latino Resources Fair Flyer Spanish 2014

Latino Resources Fair Flyer English 2014 (2)

POWER IS RESTORED AT POUGHKEEPSIE MIDDLE AND HIGH SCHOOLS

Welcome back! Wednesday  and Thursday’s power outage has been addressed by Central Hudson and Poughkeepsie High School will be opened for all students and staff on Friday October 17, 2014.  Poughkeepsie Middle School re-opened on Thursday, October 16, 2014.  The internet and phone systems are working.   We deeply apologize for any inconvenience caused by early dismissal and the close of school.   Thank you for your support. Together, we will deliver on the promise of a high-quality, world-class education for every child, every day, and in every classroom in the Poughkeepsie City School District.

Positions Open

The Poughkeepsie City School District is looking for qualified candidates for the following positions:  Part-Time RN,  Teaching Assistant, Teachers for Parent University and School Monitors.  

NYU Dental Clinic at Clinton and ELC – October 14th – October 17th

 

NYU Dental Clinic at Clinton Elementary School.

NYU Dental Clinic at Clinton Elementary School.

NYU Dental Clinic Participant and Parent

NYU Dental Clinic Participant and Parent

The Poughkeepsie City School District in partnership with New York University College of Dentistry/Henry Schein Cares Global Student Outreach Program is pleased to announce the continuation of the outreach program, in the City of Poughkeepsie, to provide dental care to Poughkeepsie City School District students. 

Monday, October 13, 2014 School and District Office Closed in Observance of Columbus Day

Christopher Columbus

The Poughkeepsie City School District schools and administrative offices will be closed on Monday,  October 13, 2014 in observance of Columbus Day.  All schools and the District office will re-open on Tuesday, October 14, 2014.

Pioneers Pluck Ganders 33-23

JV Football team celebrates win over the Rondout Valley Ganders

JV Football team celebrates win over the Rondout Valley Ganders

 

Congratulations to Poughkeepsie City School District’s JV football team on their 10 point win over the Rondout Valley Ganders on October 9, 2014.   The Pioneers are on their way to a successful season, with their current standing of 4-2.  Go Pioneers!  We expect a great rest of the season.