High School news

WVHS Graduation 2015Congratulations,
Warwick Valley High School Class of 2015!

June 27, 2015 - Before a proud audience of family and friends, Seniors in the Warwick Valley High School Class of 2015 celebrated their graduation! Congratulations to all our grads, and best wishes for a successful future. Many thanks for the support of family members, and the dedication of your teachers, all the way from Kindergarten to Senior year. Click here for photo gallery.


WVCSD purple paw logoWarwick Valley High School award winners 2015

June 19, 2015 - Congratulations to the many WVHS students who were presented with awards, commendations and scholarships at the June 2 Awards Ceremony at the high school. Click here for a list of the awards and their sponsors (pdf). Click here for a list of award winners (pdf).


Summer assignments

June, 2015 - Are you taking an AP or Honors English, social studies, science or math course in September? Check here for your summer assignment.


WVHS student chosen to attend science and technology congress

June 30, 2015 - Grace Zimmerman, a WVHS sophomore, has been nominated to attend the summer Congress of Future Science and Technology Leaders 2015 in Boston. The Congress is an honors-only program for high school students who are involved in science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM). During the three day Congress, Grace will join students from across the country and hear Nobel Laureates and National Medal of Science winners talk about leading scientific research, and learn about cutting edge advances and the future of science and technology. Click here for more information.


End of year WVHS Orchestra awards announced

photo of a musical instrumentJune, 2015 - The following students have been recognized for their hard work in orchestra this year:
National String Orchestra Award - Andrew Devaney
Orchestra Director's Award - Aisling Dineen
All-State Symphony Orchestra - Andrew Devaney

Additionally, this year the Chamber Strings received a
Gold with Distinction
rating at the NYSSMA Majors Evaluation for their performance on Level 5 NYSSMA ensemble repertoire. Congratulations!


WVHS Band students earn nationally-recognized awards

photo of the keys on a trumpetJune, 2015 - The Warwick Valley High School Bands
capped off a successful year with the awarding of prestigious nationally-recognized band awards to high-achieving student musicians.

Click here to see the awards recipients.


WVHS Class of 2015 has given back with community service

This year's senior class has volunteered an extraordinary
22,266 hours of community service

June 16, 2015 - Our community has benefited greatly from an impressive student community service effort and number of volunteer hours.

• The Senior Class had 43 students complete 50 or more hours of community service, for the Principal Award, totaling 2,800 hours.

• A total of 85 students completed 100 or more hours for the Superintendent Award, totaling 14,507 hours. More


WVHS Sophomore David Weber to attend Congress of Future Science and Technology Leaders

June, 2015 - WVHS sophomore David Weber has been nominated to attend the Congress of Future Science and Technology Leaders in Boston, MA,
June 28-30, 2015. More.


Meet the Valedictorian and Salutatorian of the Warwick Valley High School Class of 2015

June, 2015 - Class of 2015 Valedictorian Grace Rotar and Salutatorian Kayla Vaillant have accomplished much in their four years at WVHS.
Find out more about these two outstanding seniors.


The 2015 Senior Edition of The Survey has arrived!

Check out the plans for WVHS seniors, polls, memories and favorites, as well as legacies to underclassmen

June 3, 2015 - Click here to read The Survey online.


Six qualities to set you apart from the crowd

Some tidbits of good advice for seniors (and everyone)

With all the talk about the value of 21st century skills for college and workplace success, this handful of tactics can be of help. None of them are anything new, or guaranteed to make you rich or happy. They will, if you take them to heart and put them to use, help raise you above the average in any situation. Find out what the six qualities are.


AWPL Foundation essay contest 2015 winners & familiesAWPL Foundation essay contest
college scholarship '15
winners announced

May 28, 2015 - The Albert Wisner Public Library Foundation has announced the 2015 winners of the college scholarship essay competition. More



WVHS Science Research logoWVHS Science Research Symposium '15

June 2, 2015 - This year's WVHS Science Research Symposium was held on June 1. Students presented their original research and displayed their passion for science. The guest speaker was Gregory C. Keys, PhD from Warwick. Click here for more information.


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


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. More.



Science teacher Lisa Reece secures two science grants

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


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".