High School news

WVHS SADD to host Mock Crash on Fri., May 29

May 22, 2015 - Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) at Warwick Valley High School will host a Mock Crash on Fri., May 29 at 9:30 a.m. in the parking lot between the high school and the middle school. More

 

Come to the WVHS Science Research Symposium '15 June 1

All are invited to this year's Science Research Symposium on June 1 at 7:00 p.m. in the High School Auditorium. Students will present their original research and display their passion for science, and there is a guest speaker. Come join us! Refreshments will be served. Click here for more information.

 

Consider running for a position on the WVHS PTSA board

May 19, 2015 - Next meeting is Thurs., June 4, at 2:30 PM in the HS lobby. We encourage everyone to attend to hear about planning for the new school year. Additionally, the PTSA is looking to fill all board positions for the 2015-16 school year. Click here for more information.

 

June Regents exams at WVHS

May, 2015 - Regents exams will be administered at WVHS beginning on Tues., June 2. For important exam information & Regents schedule,
click links below:
Important information (pdf) regarding deadlines, transportation, etc.
June 2015 Regents Examination Schedule (pdf)

 

Summer reading assignments for students entering
English Honors and AP courses in September '15

May 28 - Please click the links below for your summer reading assignment:
English 9 Honors
English 10 Honors
English 11 Honors
AP English Literature
AP English Language and Composition
Students, please note: You may sign out copies of the required texts in room 107 between Mon., June 1, and Mon., June 15, periods 1, 3 and 7, or after school. You may also procure copies of the books on your own.

 

Naomi Hanson, one of WVHS Scholar-Humanities awardees 2014-15Warwick's Senior Scholar Humanities Honorees are
Naomi Hanson and RJ Zayas

May 11, 2015 - On May 1, WVHS seniors Naomi Hanson and Roberto J. (RJ) Zayas were among 32 high school seniors honored at the second annual Senior Scholar Humanities Breakfast. These students have distinguished themselves in the humanities during their high school careers, and were honored for their significant achievements in the arts and humanities. More

 

one of the scholar-athlete teams WVHS recognizes 22 varsity teams as 2014-15 Scholar-Athlete teams

May 20, 2015 - "Our scholar-athletes have raised the bar throughout the state and represent the finest in scholastic athletics," said the district's Athletic Director, Greg Sirico. More

 

WVHS senior Casey Magee receives PTA awardWVHS Senior receives prestigious PTA award

May 22, 2015 - WVHS senior Casey Magee was recently honored at the Central Hudson Valley Region PTA Spring conference in Suffern, NY. Casey was the recipient of the Stanley Marcus Humanitarian Award for Central Hudson Valley PTA & New York State PTA. She was poised and passionate as she read her winning essay to the audience. Accompanying Casey to celebrate her significant accomplishment were her proud mother and stepfather; Erin Maxcy, WV PTA Council Vice President and a WVCSD BOE member; and Tracey Pietrzak, WV PTA Council President and WVHS PTSA Co-President.

 

Three WVHS students recognized with 2015 Sojourner Truth Awards

May 15, 2015 - This year, three outstanding students from Warwick Valley High School were recognized at the Sojourner Truth Awards ceremony at Orange County Community College. Congratulations to Kaamal Cenot, Samantha Delgado and Emily Justiniano! More

 

Science teacher Lisa Reece secures two grants to enhance learning at WVHS

May 15, 2015 - Warwick Valley High School science teacher Lisa Reece has applied for and won two grants, which will benefit her biology students.

Click here to learn more about the projects chosen for funding, Tracking the Spread of Disease and Analyzing the Ecosystem with Owl Pellets.

 

Project Graduation Senior All-Night Party 2015!

May 13, 2015 - The WVHS "Project Graduation" 2015 Senior All-Night Party will be held on Sat., June 27, at the Castle Fun Center in Chester, NY. Completed form and payment are due Mon., June 1. Click here for details.

 

WVCSD Heroes in Teaching 2014-152014-15 Heroes in Teaching Award winner announced

May 13, 2015 - Congratulations to WVHS Social Studies teacher, Denis O'Connor, who was named the winner of this year's Heroes in Teaching award at the May 11, 2015 Board of Education meeting. Click here to read comments from the student nominations.

 

 

WVHS Faculty Room Makeover-"Before" photoExtreme Makeover hits the high school faculty room!

April 21, 2015 - On Mon., April 20, the WVHS Set Design and Production class revealed to the entire staff a project that had been seven months in the making: an “Extreme Makeover” of the high school faculty room.
Click here for full story and photo gallery.

 

WVCSD considers introduction of additional athletic teams

District explores full athletic opportunities for students

April 15, 2015 - The Warwick Valley Central School District is considering the implementation of full athletic opportunities for students, beginning in the 2015-16 school year. More

 

Warwick Valley High School to Adopt Rotating Schedule for 2015-16 School Year

Thurs., March 19, 2015 – In order to provide students with more in-depth, sustained and engaging learning experiences, school administrators will implement a new rotating schedule at Warwick Valley High School beginning next school year. Click here for more information.

 

WVHS Leadership Academy Experience open to all juniors

March 23, 2015 - The Warwick Valley High School Leadership Academy is accepting applications. Are you interested in learning about five leadership practices that can help you to become the leader you were born to be? Participants in the Leadership Academy will have the opportunity to attend a leadership workshop, to work closely with leaders from the Warwick community, and to develop a program for their fellow WVHS students. Get your application in the High School Guidance Office.

 

High School Curriculum Guide

March 3, 2015 - Looking for the WVHS Curriculum Guide? You can find it by clicking on "Academics" at left, and then on "Curriculum Guide". Click here to open the online guide. Check back soon for 2015-16 updates.

 

Front cover of "The Survey" student news magazineRead the latest edition of "The Survey"

Check out the March issue of WVHS The Survey News Magazine for articles on the new schedule for WVHS, redefining social media, Warwick connection for movie review, and more!! Click here to visit the News Magazine site.

 

 

web banner of AP Honor Roll recipients, provided by College BoardWVCSD makes
AP Honor Roll for
second consecutive year!

Nov. 25, 2014 - Warwick Valley Central School District has been placed on the College Board’s 5th Annual AP® District Honor Roll for significant gains at Warwick Valley High School in student access and success (access to AP courses and success on AP exams). This is the second consecutive year the district has been awarded this honor! Read more.

 

Seal with illustration of WVHs insideWVHS named a 2014
New York State Reward School

Second year in a row high school receives this honor

Warwick Valley High School has been named a 2014 New York State Reward School. More.

 

Warwick Valley High School 2014-15 Curriculum Handbook

Visit the WVHS Curriculum webpage here.

Download the 2014-15 WVHS Course Offering sheet (pdf)