New Rochelle Orchestra Teacher Wins Golden Baton
Congratulations to ALMS/IEYMS orchestra teacher Mr. David Tobey, who was recently presented the "Golden Baton" award by the Westchester Philharmonic for his passion for music and contributions to the orchestra. Read more...
Columbus Chess Team Excels
Congratulations to the six students from Columbus Elementary School who traveled to Nashville, Tennessee this month for the 2016 National Elementary School K-6 Chess Championships and placed 30th out of 645 teams..This trip was the 14th time the Columbus Chess Club has sent a group of students to the national competition. Read more...
New Rochelle Students Chosen for All-County Band, Chorus, and Orchestra Ensembles
Congratulations to the 42 students who were recently selected to participate in the All-County Elementary (grades 4-5-6) and Intermediate (grades 7-8-9) band, chorus, and orchestra concerts! The Westchester County School Music Association (WCSMA) chose choral students based upon recommendations by their teachers, while band and orchestra students were admitted through competitive auditions.
Columbus Elementary Chess Team Continues on Winning Streak
The students won 12 awards overall and captured the 100th first place team win (Booster section) and a 2nd place team win (Reserve section) for the Columbus Chess Club. Read more...
2016 Summer Camp Shape Fitness Academy Registration April 13
Register 3rd-7th graders for Camp Shape this summer (see flyer for full details)
on Wednesday, April 13 from 6-8 p.m. in New Rochelle High School's House 4 Cafeteria. The camp runs Monday, June 27-Thursday, July 21, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Campers will have an opportunity to
sign up for a single sport consisting of Basketball, Tennis, and Soccer. For enrolled campers, there will be an additional swimming option in the
afternoon. Camp fee $300; Swimming
option additional $200. Bring a check payable to: City
School District of New Rochelle. Questions: Call Steve Young
NRHS Senior Named U.S. Presidential Scholar Read more...
Congratulations to New Rochelle High School senior Adam Itzkowitz who has been named one of 4,000 U.S. Presidential Scholars out of 3.3 million students nationwide.
Do you know there will be a Full Worm Moon March 23?
March 23 Planetarium Show.pdf
Spend an Evening Under the Stars
Come to the planetarium to find out why it's called a Full Worm Moon
Welcome spring on March 20
Say goodbye to Orion and the winter constellations
Say hello to Leo the Lion and the stars of spring
March 23 at 7 PM, NRHS Planetarium, Free
Flyer with full details attached.
Board Passes Resolution Regarding School Funding
On January 5, 2016 the CSDNR Board of Education passed a resolution calling on New York State elected officials to take action and provide adequate and appropriate state funding to public schools.
For more details visit the Westchester-Putnam School Boards Association's website www.wpsba.org