‘Runaway Train’ leads to state competition for Odyssey of the Mind team

WVCSD team wins Division Problem at Regional Finals

March 5, 2015 –On Saturday, Feb. 28, “The Polar Express,” a division 1 (grades 2-5) Odyssey of the Mind team from the Warwick Valley Central School District, won its Division Problem at the Regional Finals this weekend at Orange-Ulster BOCES. More

Warwick Valley High School Principal to make court debut

Former Globetrotter will play in faculty basketball benefit game this Friday night

March 2, 2015 - This Fri. night, March 6, will feature the 19th ULTAMANIA Faculty Basketball game at Warwick Valley High School, with doors opening at 6:45 p.m. Warwick HS's new Principal, Dr. Larry Washington, will make his basketball court debut in the Warwick Valley. Dr. Washington is a former European professional basketball player, and played with the Harlem Globetrotters before beginning his career in education. More

Parenting workshop: "Getting Ready for the Teen Years!"

NOTE - This workshop will resume next Tues., March 10, from 7-9 p.m. in the MS Media center.  There is still room for new registrants. If interested, please contact the Middle School Guidance Office.

This March, the Warwick Valley Middle School counseling office is pleased to offer the parenting workshop “Getting Ready for the Teen Years!” Designed for parents and caregivers of children and young teens, ages 9-14, this series will help explore the changing dynamics in families with teenagers, and teach helpful skills for working through these transitional years. Click here for more information.

View "New York Public Schools: The Right Investment"

Feb. 18, 2015 - The video "New York Public Schools: The Right Investment" addresses the need for the state to provide adequate funding for schools.
Click here to view the video.

2015-16 budget development and information

Dec. 16, 2014 - At the Board of Education work session held on Mon., Dec. 15, 2014, Assistant Superintendent for Business, Timothy Holmes, presented a first look at the budget to board members. Click here to visit the Budget News & Information webpage.

WVMS Valentines for Vets 2015Warwick Valley MS Home and Careers Dept. serves seventh annual "Valentines for Veterans" Breakfast

Feb. 12, 2015 - On Wed., Feb. 11, the Warwick Valley Middle School Home and Careers Dept. served its seventh annual "Valentines for Veterans" Breakfast in the Middle School cafeteria as a way to honor the community’s veterans. More

Dorothy Wilson, former WVCSD Board ClerkDistrict mourns loss of longtime Board Clerk, Dot Wilson

Feb. 11, 2015 - The WVCSD was saddened by the recent passing of the district’s longtime Board Clerk, Dorothy Wilson. Dorothy, known to all as Dot, was an integral part of the district for 66 years. More

WVCSD STEAM Fair 2015 logoWVCSD STEAM Fair to be held at HS on April 28

Feb. 11, 2015 - The annual WVCSD STEAM Fair (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) will be held in the Atrium at Warwick Valley High School on April 28 from 6-8 p.m. All students in grades 5-12 are encouraged to participate. More

WVCSD students receive gold, silver awards in Scholastic Art and Writing competition

The results are in for the 2015 Scholastic Art and Writing Awards, and nine Warwick Valley Central School District students have earned honors. More

FIRST Lego League members competing in the robotics tournament on Jan. 31FIRST Lego League Robotics Tournament, “Winter Robot Rumble,” held at Sanfordville Elementary School

Feb. 5, 2015 - The Warwick Lego League hosted a regional qualifying tournament for FIRST Lego League (FLL) on Jan. 31, at Sanfordville Elementary School. Dozens of Warwick parents and Lego League supporters helped with the organization and planning necessary to make this a fun and successful event!
Superintendent Dr. David Leach, and Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction, James Yap, helped host the event and served as FLL judges. Warwick teachers and community members also volunteered as judges and “listeners”, and were enthusiastic as they saw the incredible work of the FLL members. To promote the event and create a little excitement among students, Warwick’s school principals held a t-shirt design contest, won by Park Avenue first-grader Riley Portka. Click here to view a video montage of the Winter Robot Rumble!

"Apple of My Eye” contest recognizes three exceptional WVCSD teachers

Jan., 2015 - With the goal of celebrating the contributions that outstanding teachers make to our schools, students and communities, the Warwick Foundation for Excellence in Learning (WFEL) and Noble Pies partnered to present the “Apple of My Eye” contest. Based on nominations from parents and students, three teachers were the first winners of the contest: Robert Kirschke, Lisa Ramus and Lenora Shoock. Each winner was awarded an apple pie which was donated by Noble Pies, Route 94 in Warwick. More

Sanfordville’s “Holidays for Heroes” generosity touches hearts far from home

Jan., 2015 – The “Holidays for Heroes” gift drive initiated by students, parents and staff at Sanfordville Elementary school helped lift the spirits of the troops of Task Force Talon’s 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade in Afghanistan. Messages of thanks and pictures of the troops enjoying the “boodle” (aka treats!) have begun arriving. More

WVCSD to benefit from OU BOCES grant

Jan., 2015 - Warwick is one of 13 local school districts that will benefit from the "Teaching is the Core" (TITC) grant recently awarded to the OU BOCES/Division of Instructional Support Services from the New York State Department of Education. Read more.