Robin McMillan Receives Award for Excellence in Teaching

   MES teacher Robin McMillan (retired 2020) was awarded a 2021 Mid-Hudson Schools Study Council Excellence in Teaching Award.  Mrs. McMillan was nominated for the award last year by the district, however, due to the pandemic the Mid-Hudson Schools Study Council was unable to meet to make the selections so the nominations were considered …

Science Research Symposium 2021

What is Science Research Symposium? This three-year program commencing during the sophomore year gives students the opportunity to participate in the community of scientific research and scholarship as part of their high school experience. Students choose and explore a topic of interest. The topic may come from the natural sciences or the social sciences. Students …

The 2021-2022 Budget and Capital Project Passes

The Valley Central community approved the  2021-2022 Budget and the two Capital Project Propositions.  Dee Kelly and Angela Terralavoro were elected to the Board of Education for  July 2021- June 2024.     

VCMS PTA 8th-Grader Lawn Sign Sale

    The Middle School PTA is making lawn signs available for 8th graders at a cost of $15.   Orders including the student’s name, homeroom, parent’s email, quantity and amount included for payment (cash or check – VCMS PTA) can be dropped off at the Middle School Main Office by June 1st. 

Shakespeare Club Releases Episode Four of Macbeth

Find Previous Shakespeare Episodes here. In EPISODE THREE, the noblemen investigate who killed King Duncan. The King’s son Malcolm, fearful for his own safety, flees to England, which makes the other noblemen suspicious that he is guilty.    Meanwhile, Macbeth is crowned king, just as the witches foretold. Fearing that Banquo’s descendants will become kings …

Senior Maddox Schaper Receives a National Merit Scholarship

From approximately 1.6 million students who entered the 2021 National Merit Scholarship Program, only about 16,000 were named Semifinalists. They were designated on a state representational basis, in proportion to each state’s percentage of the national total of graduating high school seniors.  Maddox Schaper, Class of 2021 Valedictorian, has been selected to receive a National …

12th Grade Honor Roll – Third Quarter

Trinity Abdelsayed, Julienna Ackerly, Leyla Anglin, Aidan Arcadi, Jennifer Ardon, Julia Baisley, Nicholas Ballard, Isabelle Baselice, Giana Bello, Abigail Bento, Andrew Bonilla, Lilyan Bonitz, Ethan Bown, Taylor Budrow, Noah Cabrera, Scilla Cancredi, Kiah Carr, Nickolas Carroll, Tristan Case, Allison Castro, Valeria Castro Perez, Dion Cenalia, Matthew Cione, Kelly Conan, Anthony Concklin, Brenna Connolly, Shaina Cooney, …

9th Grade Honor Roll – Third Quarter

Ariana Alvarez, Toni Antonelli-Womack, Barbara Arroyo Galdamez, Adriana Ayala, Connor Ayers, Bailey Badendyck, Mary Barry, Nikki Baselice, Natalie Benincasa, Camryn Benjamin, Kaylee Benson, Sophie Bento, Maderli Betances, Brandon Bethone-Robinson, Arianna Bilodeau, Grace Bombino, Matthew Bond, Noah Booth, Ella Brown, Caleb Burke, Julia Burke, Kelsey Burke, Jaden Bush, Kamora Bynoe, Christopher Byrne, Lucy Campay, Robert Canavan, …

2021-2022 Budget Newsletter

The 2021-2022 Budget Newsletter was mailed out today.  Here it is in its entirety.    At a Glance Proposed Budget $112,200,000 Spending Increase: $3,770,989 or 3.48% Tax Levy Increase: $1,810,231 or 2.86% Voter Information Vote On: May 18, 2021/6 a.m. to 9 p.m./Valley Central High School Gymnasium Voter Registration Day May 11, 2021/1:00 pm to …