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  •  Student standing beside a Peregrine Falcon

    Birds of Prey Demonstrations at Duzine Elementary

    Grade 1 classes at Duzine Elementary enjoyed some incredible Birds of Prey demonstrations last week! Students were captivated as they learned about these majestic creatures, up close and personal. Huge thanks to New York State Wildlife Rehabilitator Annie Mardiney for organizing such an enriching experience for our students.

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  •  teacher preparing for dodgeball game

    Dodgeball Tournament Organized by the High School's Interact Club

    Students and teachers faced off in this epic annual event. Click to read all about it!

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  •  Parent reading to students

    Poetry Reading at Lenape Elementary

    Lenape Elementary was honored to welcome Zoe White, a gifted poet and proud Lenape parent, to our Grade 3 classes. Students were captivated by Zoe's beautiful words and inspiring storytelling. Thank you for sharing your talent and enriching our learning environment, Zoe!

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  • Teachers Burger and Newsome with student recipient

    Sharing the Gift of Music

    High School Social Studies teacher Timothy Burger made a generous gift to the High School's music department. Click to read all about it!

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    Nightclub Cafeteria at NPHS

    Students and parents came together to transform the High School cafeteria into a magical setting. Click to learn more!

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  • High School band students perform for Lenape Elementary School band students

    Side-by-Side Band Jam

    Student-led ensembles from the High School band recently visited with Lenape's Grade 5 band. Click to read all about it!

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  •  Students dressed as babies

    Generations Day at New Paltz Middle School

    Last week, the Middle School was immersed in a whirlwind of fun, laughter, and school spirit. Thursday's theme was Generation Day, where students, teachers, administrators, and staff came together to celebrate all generations! From adorable infants to wise elders, everyone joined in the festivities with style and enthusiasm!

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  •  students watching maple syrup demonstration

    Duzine Students Visit Corey's Maple Sugar Shack

    A sweet adventure unfolded as Tina Bodo's Grade 1 class from Duzine Elementary visited Corey's Maple Sugar Shack recently. Students spent a beautiful day in nature learning the art of making maple syrup firsthand. It was an educational journey filled with delicious discoveries! A big thank you to Corey's Maple Sugar Shack for this enriching experience.

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Board of Education Announcements

  • Policy Committee Meeting

    Wednesday, April 24th 6:00pm, at the District Office

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  • Board of Education Meeting

    Wednesday, May 8th, 5:30 PM, to be held in the Auditorium at New Paltz Middle School. There may be a proposed Executive Session, subject to Board approval. The public session is anticipated to re-convene at 6:30 PM.


    Link to livestream will be posted here the day of the meeting.

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    • BOE Candidate Petition Packets are now available.

      Click here for BOE Petition Packets. Potential candidates may also pick up a petition packet in person from the District Clerk at the District Office located at Lenape Elementary at 1 Eugene L. Brown Drive, New Paltz. Nominating Petitions are due to the District Clerk by 5:00 PM on Monday, April 22, 2024. 

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Upcoming Events

  • Mission Statement

    The New Paltz Central School District exists for the children of the community. The focus of its programs and activities is the commitment to measured excellence and continuous growth and development for all.

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  • Our Guiding Principles
    *Focus on learning and success for all
    *Create a cohesive and inclusive culture K-12, across buildings and departments
    *Empower and create success for disengaged and disenfranchised students

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