School Safety Officers bring sense of security, community to district

If there’s one thing that Goshen’s new school security officers can agree on, it’s how much they enjoy their new roles in the district. Officers John Augeri, Anthony Palazzola, Orlando Perez, Patrick Russnak and Martin Torres each began their positions as school safety officers (SSO) in September, after the district’s School Resource Officer Agreement was …

COPS grant to provide equipment, technology for school security

The Goshen Central School District, in partnership with the Village of Goshen Police Department, will receive funding from the School Violence Prevention Program grant through the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS), a component within the U.S. Department of Justice. The COPS grant will provide $128,977 in supplies, equipment and technology to enhance security …

Goshen Intermediate students read 17,400 minutes over winter break

Challenge accepted! Over winter break, Goshen Intermediate School students were challenged to read a minimum of 200 minutes over winter break. Library Media Specialist Aliya Schwerner provided students with 20 different reading activities. Students were required to complete a minimum of 10 activities for at least 20 minutes each to be named a challenge winner. The …

Parent training to focus on addressing negative behaviors

The Orange County Department of Mental Health will host a parent training, “Parenting Difficult Behaviors,” from 1:30-4:30 p.m. March 27 at the Orange County Department of Health, 30 Harriman Drive, Goshen. Registration begins at 1:15 p.m. The training will focus on understanding and addressing child/teen negative behaviors. Topics include: Analyzing patterns of behavior Establishing goals …

SAS & GIS PTOs to host STEAM Night January 11

Scotchtown Avenue and Goshen Intermediate School students and their parents are invited to STEAM (Science Technology Engineering Arts Mathematics) Night, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Friday, January 11 at Goshen Intermediate School. Create your own bouncy ball, experiment with code using robots, make and take slime, explore the minerals station, and so much more! This free, hands-on event …

Parents: Learn about measles symptoms, prevention

According to the New York State Department of Health website, some areas of New York state are currently experiencing a measles outbreak, including the lower Hudson Valley and parts of New York City. Measles spreads easily and can be dangerous to anyone who is not vaccinated. If you have questions about measles or the measles …

Students use STEM skills to “Ship the Chip” to Wisconsin

For National STEM (Science Technology Engineering Math) Day, students in Carissa Opel’s third grade class joined Technology Teacher Assistant Kendra Parchinski to work on a project called Ship the Chip. Goshen students and third grade classmates from Spring Green, Wisconsin, were provided with seven materials to work with to design a safe package to transport …

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