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WVMS announces the Students of the Month
for December (art & music)
2014 - Each month at Warwick
Valley Middle School, a teacher or school administrator
nominates a student or students for "Student of the
Month." This month, the Students of the Month are
those who have excelled in art or music.
Click here to see the Students of the Month.
Middle school event promotes PBIS (Positive Behavior Interventions & Supports) program
Dec., 2014 - Warwick Valley Middle School held an event last Tues., Nov. 25, to promote the school's PBIS program. Pictured at right are Principal Leandro, the Warwick Wildcat mascot, and middle school student Faith Scotto, who won the ROAR Wildcat T-shirt contest!
Warwick students in grades 8, 10, and 12 asked to participate in optional, county-wide survey
Dec., 2014 - On Fri., Dec. 19, Warwick Valley Middle School will be working with Orange County and NYS agencies to conduct a county-wide survey of middle and high school students in grades 8, 10 and 12. Results will help improve understanding of risks they may face for developing health problems like smoking, underage drinking and other drug use. Click the link below for more information and to print out an opt-out form if you do not want your child to participate: Orange County Youth Survey Parent Notification Letter, opt-out form (pdf) (Opt-out deadline is Dec. 17)
MS Home & Careers students baked pies and sewed holiday placemats for the Alamo
Dec. 1, 2014 - Miss Lane and Mrs. Motyka's MS Home & Careers students baked delicious apple pies and sewed festive placemats for the Alamo Farm Workers Community Center in Pine Island. Click here to view photo gallery.
WVMS first marking period honor roll announced
Nov. 25, 2014 - Congratulations to all who made the honor roll (pdf) this marking period - keep up the good work!
HS students collecting food and clothing for The Alamo
Collection boxes at the MS until Dec. 17
Dec. 9, 2014 - As a community service project, WVHS students (L to R) Samantha Aponte, Alivia Zimmerman and Sharleigh Carter filled and delivered two carloads of food and clothing donations to the Alamo/Community Outreach Center for Thanksgiving. They have also placed collection boxes in the Middle School for additional donations of non-perishable food and gently used toys for the Alamo. The boxes will remain in the MS until Dec. 17.
New York Association of School Psychologists (NYASP): Tips for parents on how to talk about recent events in Ferguson, MO
Nov., 2014 - Click here for tips.
About Mrs. Leandro's Bookworms Bookclub:
Nov. 11, 2014 - Mrs. Leandro's Bookworms
Bookclub is open to all middle school students.
Come and enjoy a relaxing discussion about our current novel.
Students can attend one or all of the meetings! Over the
course of the school year, we try to embrace various genres.
Help us promote the idea that literacy matters in our school.
Check out the video below, from our last Bookworms BookClub:
November update from Principal Leandro
Nov. 24, 2014 - A letter to parents spotlighting all the exciting things going on at Warwick Valley Middle School...Visit the Principal's Corner to read Mrs. Leandro's letter to parents.
Nov. 12, 2014 - Students who attended the Nov. 6 Sixth-grade Social enjoyed team-building activities and just spending time together outside the classroom. Click on the image at right to view a short photo gallery from the social.
Banana Splits support group for students
Sept., 2014 - Banana Splits is a support group designed to
assist students in handling difficulties that may be
associated with the emotions that parental separation and
divorce can evoke. Banana Splits helps establish the peer
support of children who share feelings of loss and change,
and together students begin to confront and learn to deal
with the ongoing issues relating to recent and/or past
Click here for more information and for permission form. (pdf)
'Music for Munchkins'
On Saturday, Oct. 18, the Warwick Valley Middle School's eighth-grade orchestra held its "Music for Munchkins" concert at the Albert Wisner Public Library.
Seasonal influenza information
Sept. 22, 2014 - Local resources and information about seasonal flu.