A March 27 update on the extended school closure from Superintendent Brian Monahan

Dear Minisink Valley school community: Today, March 27, Gov. Andrew Cuomo ordered all New York State schools to remain closed through April 15.  This is an update from his initial order which had a return date of April 1. Gov. Cuomo’s March 27 order We support the governor’s order as it has been made in …

District buildings to be open April 3 at designated times for pickup of needed materials/books from lockers/classrooms

Minisink Valley parent/guardians and students: Students who still need to pick up materials/books or other items from their lockers or classrooms can do so on: Friday, April 3 from 9 to 11 a.m. and 1 to 3 p.m. NOTE:  After April 3, the buildings will be closed and there will be no access until school …

Still need a Chromebook during the extended school closure?  Request one by 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 1.

On March 18, the Minisink Valley School District loaned Chromebooks to families who were in need of a device during the extended school closure. We recognize that some families did not have an opportunity to request a device. The district has a limited number of devices available for loan for students in Grades K to …

Be part of Minisink Valley’s weekday ‘Pledge of Allegiance’ recitation via a dedicated public YouTube channel!

Minisink Valley Intermediate School secretary Sheri Gurney has created a new public YouTube channel: Every weekday morning at 9 a.m., Ms. Gurney will be live and lead everyone watching in the Pledge of Allegiance. Have your children, family and friends join her! This is a great way to help keep a daily school routine going! …

YMCA is now accepting enrollments for childcare program on Minisink Valley campus for health care workers, emergency responders and essential workers

The Middletown YMCA is opening a childcare program for health care workers, emergency responders and those deemed “essential workers” at the Minisink Valley campus during this extended school closure beginning Monday, March 30 and is accepting enrollments now. This is the New York State- defined  “essential worker” list.  The Minisink Valley site is located in …

A March 23 update from Superintendent Brian Monahan on the extended school closure

Dear Minisink Valley school community: Today, as you know, we began Week 2 of our extended school closure. I want to again thank everyone in the Minisink Valley school community for their patience and understanding as we continue to navigate our way through this unprecedented time in our nation’s history. Our faculty continues to do …

Minisink Valley Teachers Association offers more tips to keep students in a focused routine

Parents are beginning a second week of helping their children focus into getting into a routine and work on the materials provided to them by their Minisink Valley teachers to stay current with their skills. Here’s a few tips from the Minisink Valley Teachers Association and Minisink Valley School Psychologist Amber Dunn that parents can …

District is finalizing plans for an onsite childcare site for essential healthcare workers and first responders

Attention Minisink Valley essential health care workers and first responders: During this extended school closure and pursuant to the Gov. Cuomo’s Executive Order 202.4, school districts are required to establish plans for the care of children of essential health care workers and first responders, including physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, registered nurses, LPNs and nurse …

A March 20 update from Superintendent Brian Monahan on the extended school closure

Dear Minisink Valley school community: It’s been a long, challenging and, most importantly, extremely productive week for us as we continue to address the many issues tied to this extended school closure. As we head into this weekend, I wanted to give you some updates that we learned today. First, as most of you already …

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