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Posted March 6 at 8:11am

There will be three three-year openings and one one-year opening for seats on the board of education in May 2015 for the expiring seats of Kathlee DeRose, Catherine Prezioso, Paul Rickard, and Thomas Salamone.  The election will be held on May 19, 2015 during the hours of 12:00 noon to 9:00 PM.

Petitions for nominating candidates for the office of member of board of education must be filed with the clerk of the district by April 20, 2015.  Vacancies on the board of education are not considered specific offices.  Candidates run at large.  Nominating petitions must be signed by qualified voters of the district, shall state the name and residence of each signer and the name and residence address of the candidate.  Nominating petitions with information about disclosure of expenditures by board candidates are available to be picked up from the district clerk's office from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM on days when school is in session.


Posted March 5 at 10:47am

The next meeting of the board of education is scheduled for Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 8:00 PM in middle school room 108.  The agenda is posted on the Board of Education page of the website.


Posted March 4 at 12:00am

The MVMS Drama Club will perform Disney's Little Mermaid, Jr.  It's been a cold come and escape from the snow and find out why "life is the bubbles under the sea!"

MVMS Auditorium
March 12-13 @ 7:00pm
$7.00/Adults  $5.00/Students
For reservations, click here.


Posted March 3 at 8:59am

Congratulations to the Minisink Valley "Warrior" Wrestling program as our varsity wrestling team was recognized last weekend at the Wrestling Championships in Albany as the New York State Undefeated Team Champions for the 2014-2015 season.  The team finished the season 30-0, breaking a school win record and ranked #1 in New York.  Our entire school district and the MV community join Head Coach Kevin Gallagher and Assistant Coaches, Scott Hendershot and Jeremiah Biddle, in congratulating the team on an amazing season.

Individual medal honors were achieved by:
Michael Raccioppi - 2nd in NYS at 145 lbs.
Gerard Daly - 3rd at 120 lbs.
AJ Aeberli - 5th at 160 lbs.

Congratulations Warriors!


Posted March 2 at 8:51am

The Minisink Valley Mathcounts team took first place at the regional competition for the fourth year in a row. The A team consisted of four of the team's eight members: Victoria Burger, Kevin Feng, Travis Lysyczyn, and  Julia Ryshkewitch. Individual trophies were won by Kevin Feng, Victoria Burger, Travis Lysyczyn, and Bailey Catizone. The team will represent the region at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute on Saturday March 28. Congratulations to the Mathcounts Team.


Posted February 23 at 10:47am

Tricky tray season has arrived.  Come out and support any or all of these worthy fundraisers.  


Project Graduation Tricky Tray

  • Saturday, February 28, 2015 at the MVHS Gym
  • Doors open at 5:00pm.  Calling begins at 6:30pm.
  • Grand prizes include Dooney and Bourke bag, Home Depot bucket of tools, MS Jewelers bracelet and much more.  
  • Proceeds benefit MVHS Project Graduation All Night Drug/Alcohol Free Graduation Party for Class of 2015

Otisville PTO Tricky Tray

  • Friday, March 6, 2015 at the Otisville Elementary Gym
  • Doors open at 5:30pm.  Calling begins at 7:00pm.
  • Grand prizes include 4 Disney Park passes, gift certificates to local businesses, and much more. 
  • Proceeds benefit Otisville PTO which supports the Otisville school community.

Minisink Valley Teachers' Association Tricky Tray

  • Saturday, March 7, 2015 at the MVHS Gym
  • Doors open at 11:00am.  Calling begins at 1:00pm
  • Grand prizes include flat screen tv, lottery tickets, hand made king sized quilt, and much more. 
  • Proceeds benefit MVTA scholarships for graduating seniors


Posted February 23 at 8:43am

A series of budget development meetings, open to the public, continue at 6:30 PM in room 108 of the middle school. The finance committee of the board of education will review building and department budgets with the administrators in charge of those programs.  Committee members include William Cooper, chairman, Kathlee DeRose, John Odland, and Joseph Flaherty, board president. This Thursday the committee will review the budgets for athletics, PPS, Personnel, Central Office, Business Office, and support services.  There will be an opportunity for public comment on the budgets being considered. Subsequent meetings will be held on March 12 and March 26. Please join us.


Posted February 19 at 1:29pm

The Boys Varsity Swimming and Diving Team finished their regular season with a perfect 12 and 0.  This marks the second of two undefeated seasons in a row.  The boys pushed their three year record to 39 and 1.  The team competed in the Section 9 championship with an overall third place finish.  Minisink will be sending 6 swimmers to the NYSPHSAA Swimming & Diving Championships in Ithaca, NY on February 26-28.  Zack Vreeland qualified in the 100 yard butterfly.  The Medley Relay of Zack Vreeland, Hunter Cooney, Garrett Doherty and Will Eger set a new school record in the Medley and will compete at the state meet.  On the final swim of the Section 9 Championship, the 400 free Relay of Griffin Deutsch, Will Eger, Michael Flaherty and Zack Vreeland qualified for the state meet.  Congratulations to Coach Golden, Coach Sutera, Head Lifeguard-Tyler Gennarelli, and the undefeated MVCSD Boys Varsity Swimming and Diving team. 


Posted February 17 at 9:45am

The next meeting of the board of education is scheduled for Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 8:00 PM in middle school room 108.  The agenda is posted on the Board of Education page of the website.


Posted February 16 at 11:45pm

The Minisink Valley JROTC hosted its annual Drill Meet. JROTC Programs from Connecticut, New Jersey, and New York participated. Congratulations to Minisink Valley's JROTC Warriors who earned 2nd place overall in the league competition.  MV's Unarmed Color Guard (Anthony Bozzone, Sierra Mitts, Colin Truex, and Logan Crance) took 2nd place.  The Armed Color Guard captured 3rd. The Unarmed Squad, led by Logan Crance took 2nd place. Angelica Sierra and Jennifer Francois demonstrated great creativity which resulted in a 3rd place honor in the Unarmed Duel Exhibition. Tyler VanBuren showed exceptional discipline by beating out over 150 cadets in the Knockout Competition and earned a 2nd place finish. Special thanks are extended to the JROTC's Parent Boosters for providing food, drinks and running the concession stand. Great job Warrior Battalion!

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