Berea 3rd Graders Welcomed Back in a Unique Way!

Berea’s 3rd graders were welcomed back on the first day of school with bubble-blowing outside! They each received their own tube of bubbles from their new teachers that said, “We’ve been bubbling with excitement to meet you!”

District Safety Plan Approval Process

APPROVAL PROCESS The approval process for updates to the District’s Safety Plan involves a review by the District Health and Safety Committee (completed), and is followed by a 30-day public comment period, in effect now and through Friday, September 24, 2021.  District Safety Plan 2021-2022   To submit your comments, please email Ellen McGoldrick, District Clerk: ellen.mcgoldrick@vcsdny.org   NEXT …

Berea Returns to Blooming Flowers!

Berea Art teacher, Kelly Brahm, collaborated with Kindergarten teachers, Mrs. Herman & Mrs. Primavera’s classes last May on an Art + Science project. During art, students painted recycled #10 cans that were collected from the school cafeteria with the help of Mrs. Stoddard and we’re cleaned and primed ahead of time. Kindergartners were then instructed to …

Follow Valley Central Athletics!

Follow our Sports teams! Visit our Athletics webpage. Schedules can be found on RSchool Today.  Our VC Sports Schedules button leads you to the website, RSchool Today, which  also has an app available Download the RSchool mobile app in the Google Play store or in the Apple App Store After you download the app, check out this quick …

Congratulations to our 2021 Tenure Recipients

Philip Rodriguez, Secondary School Asst. Principal, HS Allison Simoskevich, Secondary School Asst. Principal, HS Sarah Rosenwasser, Social Studies, HS Amanda Gliedman, Science, HS Alisa Podgorskaya, School Psychologist, HS Denyse LaVallie, Business, HS Daniel Walker, Music, HS Brittany Bilodeau, Art, HS Kaitlyn Bruna, Social Studies, HS Thomas Stoddard, Phys. Ed., MS Joanna Sandve, English, MS Kathryn …

NYS Commissioner of Health’s Determination on Indoor Masking Pursuant to 10 NYCRR 2.61

Howard Zucker, Commissioner of NYS Dept. of Health released a determination on Indoor Masking on August 27, 2021.  In the statement, schools are identified by the CDC as “areas of substantial or high community transmission” and deems “layered prevention strategies, which includes face coverings/masks” necessary.   In the statement, he specifically adopts the recommendations of the …

Athletic Spectator Guidelines

Section IX Fall 2021 COVID-19 Protocol Guidelines The Section IX Protocol Committee has developed a set of guidelines for the Fall 2021 season. These guidelines are subject to change based on any future mandates from the Governor, the State Department of Health, the local County Departments of Health, the State Education Department or the NYSPHSAA. …

Where are all the Supply Lists?

The District has purchased basic supplies for students this year as a way to alleviate any stress due to the ongoing pandemic.  Although some teachers may request certain items, there are no overall supply lists from any of our schools.  Also, remember that every VC student can get a free breakfast and free lunch everyday …

Parent Portal Issues?

Where do you find the Parent Portal?  On the Home page of our district website in featured links. Here is a direct link to the portal:  https://st-vc.mhric.org/valleycentral/ I need help with the Parent Portal.  Parent Portal is a highly secure, internet-based application through which you are able to view district-permitted details of your student’s academic …

How Our 2021-2022 Back to School Plan was Developed

Our 2021-2022 Back to School Plan was developed with a Back to School task force of administrators and staff members.  The Valley Central Back to School Task Force was composed of:  Superintendent and Assistant Superintendents School Business Official All the Principals of our schools Directors of Technology, Special Education, Special Program and Student Services, Food …