Tag: GIS

  • #FacultyFriday: Barbara Fixsen

    This week’s spotlight is on Goshen Intermediate School Classroom Aide Barbara Fixsen, who has been with the district for seven years. Before her journey into education, Fixsen was a surgeon’s assistant in a medical office. Once she earned her Teaching Assistant Certificate, she joined the Goshen Central School District in 2016. The classroom aide has […]

  • #FacultyFriday: Shalanda Harrison-Marquez

    This Friday we are celebrating Special Education Teacher Shalanda Harrison-Marquez, who is spending her eighth year with the district. Harrison-Marquez started her career teaching at a District 75/NYC Department of Education high school for five years before she became a Founding Learning Specialist at KIPP Charter School. It was when she decided to move to […]

  • How to schedule parent-teacher conferences with pickAtime

    How to schedule parent-teacher conferences with pickAtime

    Dear Families,  Parent-teacher conference scheduling will be done using the pickAtime software.  If you have used this previously, you will notice a new interface. There is a YouTube video explaining the new interface: PTC – How It Works for Parents Parent Conference Signup Portals will open at 12 p.m. on March 3, 2024. To sign […]

  • #FacultyFriday: Char O’Connor

    Today’s #FacultyFriday spotlights Goshen Intermediate School Nurse Char O’Connor, who has been with the district since 2004! In addition to school nursing, O’Connor has worked as a critical care nurse and taught CPR and IV therapy. She has also taught yoga and is a life coach. This year, O’Connor is working on a worthwhile goal […]

  • GIS Choose Love Ambassador Club inspires young leaders

    GIS Choose Love Ambassador Club inspires young leaders

    Twenty of this year’s fifth graders at Goshen Intermediate School are becoming ambassadors through a new student leadership program. The core formula of the Jesse Lewis Choose Love Movement is that courage, gratitude, forgiveness and compassion-in-action combine to “Choose Love”– and Goshen schools have adopted this formula for the past three years. At GIS in […]

  • #FacultyFriday: Teresa Batista

    This week’s #FacultyFriday is dedicated to one of Goshen Intermediate School’s newest team members, Teresa Batista — an AIS Reading and Math teacher who started with us in September of this year. After working in education for the past 17 years and graduating from WGU with her master’s degree in Childhood Education, Batista is excited […]

  • New community-initiated SEPTSA chapter comes to Goshen

    Since its inception on Aug. 15, the district’s new Special Education Parent Teacher Student Association (SEPTSA) has hit the ground running to help support the unique needs of students with disabilities in Goshen. The SEPTSA chapter is designed to be a place where parents/guardians, teachers, students and administration come together for support –  and the […]

  • Goshen welcomes Erica Cruz, new SAS & GIS assistant principal

    Goshen welcomes Erica Cruz, new SAS & GIS assistant principal

    The Goshen Central School District welcomes Erica Cruz as the new assistant principal for Scotchtown Avenue Elementary School and Goshen Intermediate School. She works alongside SAS Principal Kristin Driscoll and GIS Principal Dr. Matthew Wentworth. After spending the last 16 years working for the New York City Department of Education, Cruz joins the district with […]

  • Congratulations employees serving 20+ years in district!

    Congratulations employees serving 20+ years in district!

    The Goshen Central School District recognizes the following employees for serving 20+ years: Scotchtown Avenue Elementary School Ellen Kramer-Lowe (Teacher Aide) 9/1/2003 – 20 years Michelle Rodstrom (Teaching Assistant) 12/2/2002 – 20 years Alison Roper (ESOL Teacher) 9/14/1998 – 25 years Goshen Intermediate School Aimee Holland (Elementary Teacher) 9/1/1998 – 25 years C.J. Hooker Middle […]

  • Annual Chromebook Responsibility Form

    It is important that each child in Goshen Schools has access to a computer in school and at home. GCSD will provide your child a Chromebook for at-home use if you agree to the terms of the Chromebook Responsibility Form. Please read carefully.   Students will be expected to have a charged device with them […]