2013-2014 News Archive
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June 27, 2014         
Ramapo Central celebrates promotions and graduation
June 24, 2014         Families, spark your summer learning!
June 24, 2014         Cherry Lane, Viola students speak with local mayors       

May 23, 2014          Annual Art Show takes visitors
May 22, 2014          Operation Beauty is underway at SMS
May 21, 2014          MoMATH + Viola = Inspiration
May 5, 2014            Model UN Club competes at StuyMUNC
May 1, 2014            Baird to become Cherry Lane Principal
May 1, 2014            District celebrates 11 newly-tenured staff

April 15, 2014          Innovative SMS educator makes headlines
April 11, 2014          District-wide exhibit celebrates creativity
April 9, 2014            Interact pitches in for global disaster relief
April 9, 2014            SHS defends title as Rockland debate champs

March 25, 2014        DECA members medal at States
March 20, 2014        Suffern High School presents Oklahoma!
March 18, 2014        Connor celebrates its annual Festival of the Arts
March 18, 2014        Rainford signs with DSU Hornets
March 18, 2014        AP Bio students learn from AIDS pioneer
March 13, 2014       
“Annie Get Your Gun” opens tonight
March 12, 2014        “March Artists” lauded at Suffern High School
March 12, 2014        Schools “March Forward” to boost student health
March 11, 2014        Check your mailbox for the latest issue of Excelsior
March 7, 2014          Ramapo Central “Reads-In”
March 6, 2014          Author finds inspiration, fellow writers at Viola
March 5, 2014          SHS places second at Academic League Invitational
March 5, 2014          SHS students commended for perseverance, grit

December 20, 2013   Young musicians bring holiday cheer to Hillburn
December 19, 2013   Viola problem-solvers tackle design challenge
December 18, 2013   Gym City builds math and life skills at Sloatsburg
December 17, 2013   Ali awarded grand prize in regional Bill of Rights essay contest
December 16, 2013   Montebello’s new foundational literacy program is “Super”
December 13, 2013   Epic learning: Common Core enters World of Warcraft
December 13, 2013  
Five SHS students named Artists of the Month
December 13, 2013   NYSAR3 digs the Green Team
December 9, 2013     Winter concerts showcase student talent
December 9, 2013     Student art on the auction block for Big Brothers Big Sisters
December 6, 2013     SHS inducts 65 into National Honor Society
December 5, 2013     Fall Excelsior delivers District news
December 5, 2013     SHS students commended for perseverance, grit
December 5, 2013     Jackson receives HMSC Education Award
December 2, 2013     Cherry Lane windsocks build STEAM

November 27, 2013   Montebello kindergarteners give thanks
November 26, 2013   Cherry Lane 3rd graders make learning math social
November 26, 2013   Leadership at the core of SMS anti-bullying assemblies
November 22, 2013   Suffern Robotics sweeps South Jersey competition
November 20, 2013   STOP-DWI educates students about dangers of alcohol use
November 19, 2013   SMS launches lunchtime composting program
November 18, 2013   Third-graders put tablets to the test
November 18, 2013   Saviano signs with Highlanders
November 14, 2013  
Don’t miss theater: Almost, Maine opens Nov. 14
November 14, 2013   Shuren to play for Delaware
November 13, 2013   Suffern High School to host Nov. 14 community blood drive
November 13, 2013  
Cherry Lane fifth-graders honor first responders
November 8, 2013     Close reading a focus at Sloatsburg Elementary
November 8, 2013     SHS musicians win All State, Area All State honors
November 6, 2013     Math workshop for bilingual parents draws a crowd at RP Connor
November 1, 2013     Judges, referees needed for Lower Hudson Valley robotics qualifier

October 31, 2013       Laser Spooktacular a Halloween hit at Cherry Lane
October 31, 2013       SHS congratulates National Merit Scholar Semifinalists, commended students
October 25, 2013       “By the Numbers” brings Holocaust loss home for sixth-graders
October 23, 2013       Keep posted on what’s happening in Ramapo Central classrooms
October 23, 2013       It’s School Bus Safety Week
October 16, 2013      
Yearbook immerses students in real-world publishing
October 11, 2013       District receives Aa2 Moody’s Rating
October 11, 2013       Student organizations emphasize engagement
October 11, 2013       R-E-S-P-E-C-T spells character at Viola
October 8, 2013         SHS makes Project Runway debut
October 8, 2013         Mindful Montebello promotes confidence, self-awareness
October 7, 2013        
Teachers train on new ELA units
October 4, 2013         Sixth-graders score among top students statewide for math
October 4, 2013         Board of Education seeks applicants for vacancy
October 3, 2013         Colleges attract a crowd at SHS
October 3, 2013         Bus drivers get onboard with PAWS

September 27, 2013  
Oct. 2 sessions to help parents interpret student scores
September 25, 2013  
Cherry Lane is a 2013 National Blue Ribbon School
September 24, 2013   SHS yearbook awarded CSPA Gold Medal
September 20, 2013   Wojehowski named NYSAHPERD Elementary Teacher of the Year
September 20, 2013   Suffern High School a 2013-14 Reward School
September 16, 2013   Connor reaches out to parents as partners
September 13, 2013   Montebello salutes service on Patriot Day
September 10, 2013   Students all smiles for the first day of school
September 4, 2013     Teachers gear up for the new school year

August 30, 2013       Peer leaders, administrators welcome SHS Class of 2017
August 29, 2013       Incoming students get oriented at SMS
August 28, 2013       Summer work wraps up as September draws near
August 28, 2013      
District launches online prepayment for school meals
August 16, 2013       Viola Welcomes New Raccoons
August 2, 2013         Gear up for the new school year
August 2, 2013         Fall sports recertifications, physicals start August 14
August 1, 2013         Girls’ varsity teams dominate local rankings
July 31, 2013            Suffern students raise $750 for veterans