Announcements

  • The attached letter from Dr. Montesano was sent to District families and all staff on 3/24/17 RE: undocumented & immigrant students rights.

    This letter also contains a link to a statement from the New York State Attorney General Schneiderman and Education Commissioner Elia advising schools on protecting immigrant students, "In Light of Recent Federal Immigration-Related Actions, Guidance Reminds Districts of Their Duty to Uphold the Rights of Immigrant Students and Safeguard Student Data".

    Nyack Public Schools is steadfast in its commitment to protecting the rights of all students. 

    The letter is attached in English, Spanish and Haitian Creole.  Thank you for your attention to this.

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  • Thursday, March 30th is our 3rd Community Forum and "Innovation Now" Showcase, 7:00-8:30 pm at Nyack Center

    Are We Future-Ready?  Nyack Public Schools are preparing students NOW.  Come and See How on Thursday, March 30th at our Community Forum and Innovation Now Showcase featuring an EdTalk with Dr. Montesano, Superintendent of Schools.  The Innovation Now Showcase will feature a room full of demos, displays and dialogue with teachers, administrators and staff.  Join us for this exciting community event at Nyack Center. 

    Doors open at 6:30pm.  EdTalk starts at 7pm. This event is free and open to the public. We hope you join us!

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  • Please see the 2/27/17 letter from Dr. Montesano RE: Transgender Student Rights which was sent District-wide to families and staff

    The statement contains a link to the 2/23/17 Press Release from Attorney General Schneiderman and State Education Commissioner Elia issuing a reminder that New York State protects transgender students.  A second link contains a July 2015 "Guidance to School Districts for Creating a Safe and Supportive School Environment for Transgender and Nonconforming Students", issued by the NY State Education Department (NYSED).  A third link contains results  of a statewide school district survey designed to help determine whether public schools are meeting their obligations under the Dignity for All Students Act (DASA).

    Nyack Public Schools will continue to fully support the July 2015 guidance document issued by NYSED.

    A quote from Dr. Montesano's letter was featured in The Journal News 3-21-17 article, "Safe & Secure".

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  • NYACK SENIOR CLASS YANKEE CANDLE FUNDRAISER

    The Senior Class is sponsoring a Spring Yankee Candle Fundraiser.  If you are interested in purchasing an item, please see the attached flyer.  Thank you in advance for your support!

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  • Important Advanced Placement Exam Registration Information

    Below is a calendar of the Advanced Placement Exams and information regarding Terms and Conditions to register for the exams using MyPaymentsPlus.

     

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  • Advanced Placement Exams

    For more helpful information about the Advanced Placement Exams, please feel free to visit the College Board's website at:  https://apstudent.collegeboard.org

     

     

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  • REGENTS REVIEW HOMEWORK CLUB SCHEDULE

    Nyack High School will be running a Regents Review Homework Club from now until the end of the school year.  The sessions are designed to prepare students for the Regents exams.  Please refer to the schedule below for additional information regarding teachers, subjects, meeting days and times.

     

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  • The BOE approved the 2017-18 School Calendar at the Feb. 7th, 2017 meeting. The PDF is attached, below, for your convenience.

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  • Infinite Campus App

    Parents can download an Infinite Campus App on their Smartphone.   The School ID is KBRPST.

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  • Our online School Directories provide direct links to all teachers' email addresses

    Your school's online Directory provides a listing of all staff in each building.  If you would like to send an email to your child's teacher, simply click on their email address provided in the Directory. For quick and easy access, your school's Directory is located in the Navigation Bar under "About Us" at each school site. Other helpful links are located as a series of icons under "District Links":  Our Schools; Let's Talk; Peachjar; Parent Portal; and In the News.  

    We encourage you to stay connected and use these links often.

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Message from the Principal : Nicole Saieva

Hello Nyack High School Students, Families, Alumni, and Staff members:

While focusing on academics at Nyack High School, we believe in educating the whole child.  As you review the 2016-2017 Program of Studies, various class pages, athletic news, schedules, and other helpful information, you will notice that we offer many opportunities for student engagement beyond the classroom door.  Our rigorous academic program, combined with co-curricular opportunities, a comprehensive performing arts program, and numerous athletic teams are meant to meet the academic, social, and emotional needs of each of our students. 

You will also find that Nyack High School is a unified team with students and staff working together toward common goals.  We strive to reach our fullest potential as individuals and as one collective learning community.  We understand the world is ever changing, and we work diligently to further develop our understanding of what needs to be mastered to successfully compete in a global society.  Together, we work to strengthen our skills in critical thinking, collaboration, communication, and creativity in an effort to keep up with the demands of the 21st Century.

Please enjoy our website and contact us if you have a question, comment, or concern.

Respectfully,

Nicole Saieva

Featured News

CONGRATULATIONS

Ben Goldsmith won the Ricoh Sustainability Award at the regional Intel Science and Engineering Fair.  Ben's project was "The Role of Molar Concentration of Activators in Developing Engineered Geopolymer Cement Paste Using Natural Pozzolanic Volcanic Ash."  This new technology can provide alternatives to typical concrete, lowering global CO2 emissions during production.

CONGRATULATIONS

Caleb Weinman was awarded 3rd place in his category (neurology) for his poster entitled, "The Effects of Age and Fitness on White Matter Integrity" at the Westchester-Rockland Junior Science and Humanities Symposium on Saturday, February 4, 2017.  Over 400 high school students presented their authentic research projects at the Wes-Roc JSHS.

CONGRATULATIONS

Congratulations to Mandeep Ahuja for winning a 2nd place medal for Information Technology Services!

Rockland BOCES hosted the Area 4 Skills USA Competition.  Students from seven BOCES from the lower Hudson region competed in 29 different competitions, 160 students in total.  Way to represent Nyack!

CONGRATULATIONS

The high school's literary magazine, "Dimensions," was presented with a National Award of Excellence for Student Literacy Magazines by the National Council of Teachers of English.  In our English Department, there is shared commitment in fostering a love of writing among our students who participate in such extra-curricular programs.  This collective effort certainly contributes directly to the departmental goal of generating a "Culture of Literacy."

Congratulations to Mr. Sheehan and Ms. Moldovan, the advisors of "Dimensions," as well as for all the student writers and editors upon receiving this prestigious award.  We are all proud of this achievement! 

Please see the attached letter.                                                                                                                                                     

NCTE STUDENT LITERARY MAGAZINE AWARD OF EXCELLENCE - JANUARY 2017

CONGRATULATIONS

Every year the Business Finance Class plays the New York State Stock Market Game.  There are usually 30-60 high schools competing, with 800-2000 students/teams playing.  This Stock Market Game is sponsored by the SIMFA Foundation.

The SIMFA Foundation is dedicated to providing financial education for  young people of all backgrounds through innovative programs promoting financial independence and real-world learning.

This year, Nyack High School is the #1 Winner for the state.  Haley Weiss, a ninth grader, has taken first place in state competing against 35 schools and 800 student teams.  She will be recognized by the state with awards and winnings.  The school will also be receiving an award on Haley's behalf.  Haley has been selected to compete this spring in the Capital Hill Challenge, which is by invitation only.

Congratulations to Haley and  the Nyack High School's Business Finance Program!

2016-2017 Cake-Off Winner

The winner of the annual cake off competition is:  Finger Lickin' Good

Congratulations to the creators - Amara Cunningham, Dianna Juechter, Neybeth Magana, Yenni Molina Aguilar, Maya Owens and Anna Turek.  

 Winner of Cake Off - Finger Lickin Good

Congratulations Red Storm in Syracuse

9th Best SS3 Marching Bands in New York State

Congratulations

Congratulations to Mary Berat for being named "Best High School Teacher 2016" from the Hudson Valley Magazine Reader's Poll.

 

 

 

Upcoming Events (scroll through)

  • A Day

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  • B Day

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  • Nyack Center

    Community Forum and Innovation Now Showcase

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  • C Day

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  • END 3RD QTR.

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  • PTSA Meeting (HS Library 7PM)

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  • D Day

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  • E Day

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  • Drama Works (7PM)

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  • Red & Black Club (7PM)

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