Daily Announcements

REVISED Regents & Midterm Exam Schedule

The January 2015 Regents and Midterm Exam Schedule has been revised to reflect the anticipated weather situation.  Please note that the bus schedule is located at the bottom of the page. Also be reminded that if your child does not have an exam on any day, they do not need to report to school. No classes will be held during Exam week.



REVISED Regents & Midterm Exam Schedule

The January 2015 Regents and Midterm Exam Schedule has been revised to reflect the anticipated weather situation. Please click below to view the schedule if school is closed Monday afternoon and all day Tuesday.
January 2015 Closed Mon PM Tue AM PM (2).pdf
REVISED Regents & Midterm Exam Schedule

The January 2015 Regents and Midterm Exam Schedule has been revised to reflect the anticipated weather situation. Please click below to view the exam schedule if school is closed Monday afternoon, all day Tuesday and Wednesday morning.
January 2015 Closed Mon PM Tue AM PM Wed AM (2).pdf
REVISED Regents & Midterm Exam Schedule

The January 2015 Regents and Midterm Exam Schedule has been revised to reflect the anticipated weather situation. Please click below to view the exam schedule if school is closed Monday afternoon, Tuesday all day and Wednesday all day.
January 2015 Closed Mon PM Tue AM PM Wed AM PM.pdf
SAT EXAMS POSTPONED

The SAT exams which are scheduled to be given at Ramapo, Spring Valley, Suffern and Dobbs Ferry High Schools on Saturday, January 24th have been CANCELLED due to expected inclement weather.  Please contact the school or the College Board to obtain the postponement date.

Incoming Freshman Orientation
Please be advised that Incoming Freshman Orientation will be scheduled to begin at 6:30 on February 26 if the schools are closed on January 28th.  

SENIOR OPEN CAMPUS OPT-IN PERMISSION FORM

Please click below for information, policy, regulations and the permission slip regarding the Senior Open Campus

Senior Open Campus Opt-In Form for 2014-15 (2).pdf
2015-2016 Program of Studies
The 2015-2016 Program of Studies is now available in the Guidance Office or by clicking below.
Program of Studies 2015-16 R (2).pdf

Attention Freshmen:The Science Research Program is accepting applications.  Science Research is a three-year program that allows you the opportunity to carry out a research project under the guidance of a professional in your area of interest.  Interested students MUST apply during their Freshman year, and MUST attend a meeting with a parent/guardian in the NHS library at 6:30 PM on Wednesday, January 14, 2015.  Applications can be picked up in the HS library or in room 115, and must be turned in by Friday, January 30, 2015 February 6, 2015.  For further information, contact Mary Foisy (mfoisy@nyackschools.org), Kirsten Kleinman (kkleinman@nyackschools.org), or Deirdre O'Hagan (dohagan@nyackschools.com).

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE APPLICATION DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO FEBRUARY 6, 2015.


Nyack High School has earned a place on the College Board’s 5th Annual Honor Roll. 

The success of our students is a direct reflection of our teachers' commitment, dedication, and passion for reaching all of our students.

According to the College Board, Nyack is one of 547 schools in the US and Canada being honored with placement on the Annual Honor Roll for increasing access to AP course work while simultaneously maintaining or increasing the percentage of students earning scores for 3 or higher on AP Exams.   The Board of Education and Central Office Administrators will be acknowledging this recognition at the December 9th Board meeting.   


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NYACK STUDENTS ARE AWARDED PRESTIGIOUS INTEL AWARDS

Brooklyn Grossbard,
a senior at Nyack High School, has been named a Semifinalist in the Intel Talent Search 2015, the nation’s oldest and most prestigious pre-college science and math completion.  Brooklyn was one of 300 semifinalist chosen from a pool of over 1,800 entrants hailing from 41 states, Puerto Rico, and overseas, for her project entitled, “Secretion of Organic Compounds from Tissue Engineered Adipose on Silk Scaffolds of Differing Sizes Compared to Differing Culture Periods.”  Brooklyn receives a $1,000 award from Intel, and an additional $1,000 goes to the school. 

Tyler Jenss, a senior at Nyack High School, received an Intel STS Student Initiative Badge for his project entitled, “Growth of Cyanobacteria on Extraterrestrial Materials.”  This badge is awarded to an entrant who has exhibited extraordinary effort and dedication in his or her pursuit of scientific research and has made great accomplishments relative to the resources available to him or her.

Daniel Plaisance, Radene Mitchell, Zoe Friedberg, Arianna Injeian, and Emma McGirl were awarded STS Entrant Badges, for recognition of the significant effort involved in successfully completing the STS application, which includes conducting an authentic, college-level research project, and writing a summary paper with a thorough analysis of the data.


Please click below for the Dignity for All Students Incident Report Form.
DASA Incident report-secondary (2).pdf

NHS Philosophy and Goals

Nyack High School is a community, proud of its traditions and rich diversity. We strive to meet the needs of all students and to prepare them for a rapidly changing world. In a spirit of collaboration, we seek to provide an environment that fosters scholastic excellence, cultural appreciation, ethical behavior and democratic values. We value individuality and the effort to realize full potential. We encourage harmonious partnerships among students, staff, parents and wider community.

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Message from the Principal

Welcome to Nyack High School
To contact offices in the high school please use the following telephone numbers:
Attendance:             353-7110
Main Office:             353-7100
Guidance Office:      353-7120
Nurses Office:          353-7140
Athletic Office:         353-7135
Voice mail system:  353-7165

Upcoming Events

Mon, Jan 26 - Fri, Jan 30
Regents Exam Week

Wednesday, January 28
Incoming Freshman Parent Night (HS 6:30PM) SNOW DATE FEB. 26 @ 6:30 PM

Red Storm Band Parents Assoc.(HS Library 7PM)

Monday, February 2
E Day
Tuesday, February 3
A Day

Weather

Today, 1/26/2015
High: 25 Low: 18
Snow
100% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 1/27/2015
High: 24 Low: 16
Snow
100% chance of precipitation.