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Good afternoon Mounties, I write to you as I am preparing to hand over the reins of the district and I am reminded of the commitment I made to you in March - that our District priority of providing content-rich innovative learning experiences in a safe and healthy...read more
Summer vacation is almost upon us, but, before we part, I wanted to reach out with thoughts regarding our summer work. Work? Yes, that’s right, work! Believe it or not, one of the purposes of summer is to deepen our learning; to take what we learned in class all...read more
Good morning Mounties, We made it to June! The weather is warmer, the sun is shining and hints of summer are popping up everywhere. It’s easy to get swept up in the end of the year excitement and the absence of homework, but let’s not get too ahead of ourselves. It’s...read more
Good afternoon Mounties: Earlier today, I had the distinct privilege of being a part of the Thurgood Marshall Day celebration where members of our local government named a stretch of Route 17 in Hillburn in Marshall’s honor. The naming was followed by a special...read more
Good afternoon Mounties: It’s only the third day in May, and I can feel the race to the end of the year already. There are so many events and activities taking place this month and it’s a whirlwind of excitement in the District. This past week alone, we inducted more...read more