Announcements

  • The 2017-18 Proposed Budget was presented at the April 18th BOE meeting and is available to the public.

    Please see the attached presentation made by Dr. Montesano to the Board of Education. 

    Our annual Budget Newsletter, Straight Talk, will be mailed out to all District residents on Friday, May 5th.  It will include a message from our Superintendent and BOE President, Karen Hughes, along with Points of Pride, the Budget Notice, a listing of the BOE Trustee candidates on the ballot, and a Q&A section.

    The Budget/Trustee Vote is on Tuesday, May 16th, 2017.  Please remember to vote.

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  • 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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  • 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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Welcome to the Nyack High School Library

     

 

 

The library has both print and non-print material and electronic resources available for all students. The electronic resources are also available through  remote access (from home or outside the district), further information on those resources and access to them is provided on this page. The District has an online catalog, also linked to this page. The library is open Monday through Friday from 7:30 am to 3:30 pm. Students may use the library during their lunch period, their option period (for 11th and 12th graders), their study hall (9th and 10th graders with sign up) and after school (with student ID) for any student. We look forward to serving our students with their curriculum needs.

Contact Information

Deirdre R. O'Hagan                                                                                                                                                 Sharon Delfini

Nyack High School Librarian                                                                                                                               Library Clerk

District Library Administrator

(845) 353-7142                                                                                                                                                            (845) 353-7190

dohagan@nyackschools.com                                                                                                                             sdelfini@nyackschools.com 

 

Gale databases

Includes over 40 databases, many funded by NOVEL, New York State Library. Power Search option will search all or selected databases simultaneously.  The two databases funded by the Nyack School District are Student Resources in Context and Science in Context.

 To use from home -See Librarian for Remote Access ID and PW

   

Ebsco Databases

Includes databases  Advanced Placement Source and History Reference Center among others. Click on Ebsco Host Web to access all databases individually. Click on Explora Secondary Schools to search all databases simultaneously and to access content through identified subject areas.

 To use from home -See Librarian for Remote Access ID and PW

 

Expert Space

Expert Space is a digital Social Studies & Science curriculum tool which develops 21st century literacy skills in Grades 4-12.  You can search but to use tools you must sign in with a user name and password you create.

This link for in school use only.  See link below for use from home.

Expert Space- Use from home

User name and password must be created within school building, then you can sign in from home to search and use the tools.

See Librarian for assistance.

 

  

Classroom Video on Demand-Films For the Humanities

 Classroom Video On Demand provides access to educational videos, segmented into easy-to-use clips and grouped into convenient subject-specific categories.

 To use from home -See Librarian for Remote Access ID and PW

  

Worldbook Encyclopedia

An online encyclopedia, also includes periodical articles and website links.

 To use from home -See Librarian for Remote Access ID and PW

 

 

  

Credo Reference

A database of over 800 full text reference books with over 3 million entries.  Has a search engine component and images associated with many search terms.

 To use from home -See Librarian for Remote Access ID and PW

   

Noodletools

A web site that assists users step by step to create a bibliography in MLA (Nyack District required), APA or Chicago format. Each student must create a personal user name and password to use.  You can log in from home as well.

 

 

Turnitin

A plagiarism prevention tool for both student and faculty use. Students must create a user name and password.