Senior wrestlers raise money for childhood cancer research

While most senior student-athletes are focused on what the future holds for them individually, senior wrestlers Chris Fini and Yuval Fogelman are dedicating this season to something bigger than themselves. As part of their Participation in Government civic action project, the boys decided to use their final high school wrestling season to raise money for …

Goshen Greats nominated for achievements, leadership

The Goshen High School recently honored nine students as Goshen Greats. The Goshen Greats program recognizes the unique achievements of one student from each major discipline each quarter. Students are nominated by their teachers for accomplishments that are benchmarks in their academic career or demonstrate school leadership. The Goshen Greats and their families were invited …

GHS musicians selected to perform in Area All-State Music Festival

The Goshen High School music department is pleased to announce that 13 students attended the New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA) Zone 9 Area All-State Music Festival November 22-23. In order to be chosen for this honor, each student prepared and performed an advanced level solo piece for a NYSSMA judge last spring. The …

Henry Freedman appointed principal of Scotchtown Avenue Elementary School

During the Board of Education meeting on Monday, November 18, Henry Freedman was appointed principal of Scotchtown Avenue Elementary School. Freedman joined the district in 2014 when he was appointed as elementary coordinator, a split position between Scotchtown Avenue Elementary School and Goshen Intermediate School. In this position, Freedman worked diligently to help align the …

SAS, GIS named Green Star Schools for recycling efforts

Scotchtown Avenue Elementary School and Goshen Intermediate School were named Green Star Schools for their waste reduction and recycling efforts, as part of the Orange County Green Star Schools Program (OCGSSP). “We’re working to change behaviors,” said Teegan Kennedy, fourth grade teacher at Goshen Intermediate School. “Students are learning at a young age how they …

GIS Second Annual Scarecrow Extravaganza now on exhibit

Inspired by favorite storybook characters, Goshen Intermediate Elementary students and their classroom teachers put on their Second Annual Scarecrow Extravaganza, now on view on the school’s front lawn. Story-lines and illustrations can make for a memorable book, but it’s through a story’s characters that we most connect and relate to it. For children developing their …

Goshen Central School District launches custom mobile app

District officials are excited to announce the launch of the Goshen Central School District mobile app. The new app provides users with a one-stop shop for the most sought-after district and school information – all at your fingertips, and at your own time. Users will be able to access important information such as upcoming events, …

Seventh-grade project connects generations through writing

Seventh graders in Ms. Nardone and Mrs. Jordon’s ELA classes at C.J. Hooker Middle School have been writing fall-themed poems and messages for lunch guests of the Goshen Senior Center, and members of the FASNY Senior Home for volunteer firemen in Hudson, NY. A selection of student poems was made into place-mats and promptly put …

Goshen teacher recognized as “Rising Star” of Orange County

On October 24, Goshen Central School District Teacher Lisa Dombrowski was recognized as a “Rising Star” of Orange County at Anthony’s Pier 9 in New Windsor. Dombrowski teaches Family and Consumer Science at both the C. J. Hooker Middle School and Goshen High School. Orange County’s Rising Star Awards are coordinated by the Junior League …

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