braves the elements
Oct. 6, 2015 - All in the name of staying healthy and having fun while doing so, 29 members of the Mileage Club ran a half mile on Friday, Oct. 2. Click here for photo gallery.
Banana Splits groups forming at WVMS
Support for children experiencing family changes
Banana Splits groups are being formed at
the Middle School.
These support groups are designed to assist students in handling difficulties associated with parental separation and divorce. More information.
World renowned electric violinist Mark Wood to perform in
rock orchestra concert with WVCSD students
Oct. 5, 2015 – Come see Warwick Valley Orchestra students in grades 6-12 transform into a full-fledged Rock Orchestra, as Emmy-award winning composer Mark Wood performs alongside them on his handcrafted 7-string fretted electric Viper violin. The concert is part of the 2015 Electrify Your Strings! "Authentic Tour," and will take place on Sat., Oct. 17, at 7 p.m., at the Warwick Valley High School Auditorium. Click here for more, ticket information.
Odyssey of the Mind tryouts Oct. 7
ODYSSEY NEEDS COACHES!
Oct. 1, 2015 - This year the district will have two teams
of seven students from grades 3-5, and one team of 6-8
graders. Tryouts will be on Wed., Oct. 7, from 5-6:30
p.m., at the Kings building on Kings Highway.
Click here for more information and tryout form. (pdf)
Valley Middle School
Fall Pep Rally
Sept. 29, 2015 - On Sept. 25, the entire Middle School gathered for one, giant team building activity in support of our PBIS program at the Middle School. The celebration featured contests, games and activities for all students and staff. Highlights included the relay race, water balloon toss, high-low game and a special, fully choreographed dance number created by student leaders, who then taught it to the entire school! The weather was absolutely beautiful for this spectacular outdoor celebration. Click here for photo gallery.
District celebrated at Homecoming 2015!
Sept. 22, 2015 - Homecoming included a themed spirit week, float-building at the bus garage, in-school pep rally, powder puff game, bonfire, parade through the Village of Warwick, Wildcats football game, and Homecoming Dance. The events were a celebration of what Warwick's schools and community are all about! Here's to a great 2015-16 school year. Click here for Homecoming Parade photo gallery.
Letter to parents regarding severe nut allergies
To ALL middle school parents: Please read this important letter about nut allergies. (pdf)
Sept., 2015 - Please be advised that, per Board Policy, students must be in school for 51 percent of the day in order to be marked “present” for that day. Click here to see the policy. (pdf)
Check out Principal Leandro's blog!
Check out MS Principal Leandro's regular blog posting by clicking on the "Principal's Corner" link at the bottom left of the MS home page.
WVMS supply lists for 2015-16
June, 2015 - This year, there is one
common list for each grade level.
Click here for the supply lists for 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th grades. (pdf)
WVMS 7th & 8th grade teams
Aug. 14, 2015 - This chart shows the WVMS teams for 7th and 8th grades for the 2015-16 school year: 7th- & 8th-grade teams (pdf)
Important 2015-16 notifications for middle school parents
Aug., 2015 - Does your son or daughter need a health exam this year? Are you required to complete a dental exam form for your child? When is Back to School Night? Find this information and more on the Warwick Valley Middle School Annual Notifications webpage.
District annual required notifications
To view the District's annual required notifications on
• Go to the Parent Resources tab at the top (under school names)
• Click on Parent Resources Home
• Click on Required Annual Notifications
• You'll see the list, and can scroll down for more information
- Orange Co. Youth Leadership Academy participants visit WVCSD
- Frequently Asked Questions about New York State Testing
- WVMS filmmakers win first place in regional history competition
- WVMS Guitar Club celebrates its 20th year
- WVMS pick-up and drop-off procedure
- WVMS science teacher Tracey Waters named NYS Master Teacher
- Help WVMS get free equipment through "Tools for Schools" program
- Dignity for All Students - together we can stop bullying!
- Parents Guide to Common Core Learning from NYS PTA and NYSUT (pdf)
- More about Common Core