Nov. 18th Letter from the Superintendent Re: COVID-19 (VCMS/VCHS)

Remote instruction through November 24th for all VCMS/VCHS students except Team In person (5 Days). Team In-person (5 Days) will report to the buildings. CTEC will run on a Wednesday Schedule. Today, Wednesday, November 18, 2020, the District was informed that a Valley Central High School student tested positive for COVID-19.  We are in contact …

From Guidance: Junior/Seniors~Opportunity to Apply for Puerto Rican/Hispanic Youth Leadership Institute

ATTENTION JUNIORS AND SENIORS: CONSIDER APPLYING FOR the Puerto Rican/Hispanic Youth Leadership Institute. PR/HYLI’s goals, beyond student empowerment, include: -The development of leadership skills in Latino/Hispanic Youth; -The creation of opportunities for Latino/Hispanic students to interact with positive role models such as Puerto Rican/Latino elected officials, educators, and business leaders; -The creation of partnerships and …

Nov. 17th Letter From the Superintendent Re: COVID-19

Today,  November 17, 2020, the District was informed that a Vally Central Middle School student tested positive for COVID-19. In the morning we will contact the Orange County Department of Health (OCDOH) to assist them with the identification and contact of the staff members and parents/guardians of all students that were probable direct, close or …

Walden Rotary Club Presents Dictionaries to VC Third Graders

Every year Valley Central’s third-graders in our elementary schools (and MPB) are fortunate enough to receive a  dictionary from the Walden Rotary Club.  While the Rotary Club members were not able to visit the third graders this year, they did deliver the books to our elementary principals at Central Office on November 16, 2020.  The …

All Indoor and Outdoor Facilities Remain Closed to the Public

Due to the ongoing health crisis in Orange County and throughout the state, Valley Central will not be approving any indoor or outdoor facilities requests from outside groups or community organizations during December 2020 and January 2021. The school district will reassess facilities requests from outside groups in February 2021. Thank you for your understanding …

UPK for 2021-2022 Available in Early January

The Valley Central School District announces its anticipated half-day & full-day Universal Prekindergarten (UPK) Program for 2021-2022. Eligible children include those who reside in the district and who will be 4 years old on or before December 1, 2021. If you have an eligible child or know someone who has an eligible child, please share this information with them.  …

Track and X-Cross Programs Offer Team Store

Please support our Track and X-Cross Programs by ordering apparel or accessories from our team store.   The store will close on Sunday 11/29 at 11:59 PM and orders are expected to be completed by Thursday 12/17. These products will make great holiday gifts for current athletes, alumni, and the greater Valley Central community.  Have a …

Letter from Superintendent Regarding COVID-19 (Update on MES and EC)

From:  John Xanthis, Superintendent of Schools As you already know, on November 15th the District was made aware that a Valley Central Montgomery Elementary School student and an East Coldenham staff member tested positive for COVID 19. These two buildings were closed today and all students were instructed via online instruction while the building was …

Instant Admissions- SUNY ORANGE- Sign Up by November 20th

Instant Admissions Day for SUNY ORANGE is being held on Wednesday, December 2nd at 10:00 AM.  Sign up by November 20th to participate.  More information on Instant Admissions Day can be found here.