Introducing: ‘Teacher Spotlight!’ Meet Intermediate School fifth-grade teacher Karen Nicholson

Welcome to 2021 “Teacher Spotlight!” Every Tuesday, you’ll meet one of our wonderful Minisink Valley teachers and learn more about their important work! Today, Jan. 25, meet Intermediate School fifth-grade teacher Karen Nicholson! • What’s your favorite aspect of your job? My favorite part of my job is, of course, working with children. It is …

Due to inclement weather forecast, all Minisink Valley schools will operate on a fully remote schedule today, Jan. 26

Due tothe  inclement weather forecast, including the potential for ice to begin in the late morning, all Minisink Valley schools will pivot to all remote instruction today, Jan. 26. Students and staff will follow their normal schedules.  The district will not be providing transportation to out-of-district private and parochial schools.  Please check with your schools for remote …

Jan. 25 COVID-19 update from Superintendent Brian Monahan

The district has confirmed the following positive COVID-19 cases today, Jan. 25. High School:  One student; no action is required as this is a remote student. Middle School: One student; contact tracing is in progress. Thank you for your attention to this important information. The health, safety, and well-being of our school community remains our …

Reminder: High school students need to register for the upcoming ACT and SAT exams

Attention Minisink Valley high school community: Minisink Valley High School  will NOT be a testing site for the April 17 ACT or May 8 SAT exams. Any student who is planning to take the ACT or SAT this spring should register at another site as soon as possible, as availability is limited. Registration links below: …

Section IX launches new website and app offering one location for schedules and other useful features

Attention Minisink Valley sports families: Section IX  Athletics has launched a new website,  www.section9sports.org, offering one concise location for schedules along with other great features, including: Schedules Scrolling scoreboard Featured videos Links to streamed contests Leagues, section and state information Displayed social media platforms, and more! For mobile device access, download the RSchoolToday Activity Scheduler …

Reimagined food service program provides breakfasts/lunches seven days a week for district students coping with food insecurity

Minisink Valley has recently launched its reimagined food service program to be more helpful to families who are dealing with food insecurity, particularly during this pandemic and while students are learning via remote instruction. Since the beginning of the 2020-21 year, meals are free to all students whether they’re in school or learning remotely. Now, …

Jan. 6 COVID-19 update from Superintendent Brian Monahan

The district has confirmed the following positive COVID-19 cases today, Jan. 6. Please note: These cases happened during the district’s Winter Break. We will continue to report these cases as soon as they are reported to us. We appreciate your understanding.       Middle School: One student; no action required.       Otisville …

District shares updated Orange County Department of Health COVID-19 exposure guidance

Minisink Valley school community: Minisink Valley follows the Orange County Department of Health guidelines and policies when dealing with COVID-19 exposures. We’re sharing recent updated quarantine guidance from the Orange County Department of Health. Please remember a doctor’s note will continue to be required after an individual tests positive for COVID-19, is symptomatic or is on …

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