Colorful pinwheels are spinning on the lawns outside Tappan Zee High School, South Orangetown Middle School and Cottage Lane Elementary School today, in celebration of the International Day of Peace. This district-wide art installation (William O. Schaefer Elementary: Read More: SOCSD Pinwheel Installations Honor International Day of Peace
Seventh-grader Julia M. has stood out as someone who is willing to welcome others and help in whatever way she can. This New York Jets Upstander of the Week comes to class smiling and is always happy to assist her classmates and teachers. We look forward to seeing all: Read More: It’s Official: Julia M. is SOMS Upstander of the Week!
Four years ago, South Orangetown Middle School health education teacher Vickie Shaw and Library Media Specialist Kimberlee Landgraff developed the “Help Card,” a tool for students to decrease the stigma of asking for help. Customized Help Cards and: Read More: District Launches 2018-19 Help Card Campaign
Sixth-grader Nate P. is South Orangetown Middle School’s New York Jets Upstander of the Week! While we are getting to know our students this year, it is clear that Nate has potential to be a role model for his peers. He is adjusting to the middle school with: Read More: Congratulations to Nate P., Jets Upstander of the Week!