Smiles, giggles at Annual Kindergarten Festival

Embedded YouTube video of Kindergarten Festival Scotchtown Avenue held its 26th annual Kindergarten Festival on May 12. The families of Goshen’s youngest students filled the bleachers in the Goshen High School gymnasium to watch the festivities. The Kindergarten Festival combines physical education with music education. Physical Education Teachers Cheryl Gage and Matthew Sass work with …

GIS students named winners in countywide poster contest

Several Goshen Intermediate School students were named winners in the 30th Annual Countywide Substance Abuse Prevention Poster Contest sponsored by Alcoholism & Drug Abuse Council of Orange County (ADAC). Veronica Donohue placed first in the grades 4-6 category. Keara McCarty and Mehri Ghezel-Ayagh placed first and second, consecutively, in the grades 1-3 category. Several classmates …

Lacrosse players named Goshen Gladiator Student-Athletes of the Week

This week’s Goshen Gladiator Student-Athletes of the Week are Senior Lacrosse stars Zack Cole and Jake Cassel. The Boys Varsity Lacrosse team is having the most successful year in the history of the program. The Gladiators are currently 12-1 overall, 6-0 in division, and have been an honorable mention in the NYS rankings all season. …

Goshen High School students excel on National Latin Exam

Students in Claire Polanis’ Intro to Latin and Advanced Latin classes at Goshen High School were recently honored for their outstanding performances on the 2017 National Latin Exam. The 40-question exam is administered to students around the world, including Australia, Italy, Japan, France and Zimbabwe. The scores/awards were broken down as follows: 35-40 correct: gold …

Goshen residents pass proposed budget for 2017-18

On May 16, district residents passed the $69,733,196 proposed budget for the 2017-18 school year by a vote of 868 yes votes to 302 no votes — an approval rating of 74 percent. Under the approved budget, the district’s tax levy is projected to increase by 2.89 percent. The proposition to purchase six school buses …

Nina Pasquini named National Merit Scholar

Goshen High School senior Nina Pasquini is one in 1,000 – meaning that out of 1.6 million students who entered the National Merit Scholar competition by taking the PSATs, only 1,000 students were selected as National Merit Scholars. Nina and was recently celebrated at the high school with a special breakfast in her honor surrounded …

Varsity golfers named Student-Athletes of the Week

This week’s Goshen Gladiator Student-Athletes of the Week are varsity golfers Brandon Fuentes, Olivia Klugman, and Cassidy Lucas. Senior Brandon Fuentes has been a member of the varsity golf team since he was a freshman. He has been a part of the 2014 and 2016 Division III championship teams. Brandon has brought his average down …

Goshen Schools celebrates National Teacher Appreciation Week

In honor of National Teacher Appreciation Week, several students wanted to personally thank their teachers for all that they do! This year’s National Teacher Appreciation Week was May 7-12. Embedded YouTube video of National Teacher Appreciation Week View some of the wonderful things our students had to say about their favorite teachers! “Mrs. Roberts is …