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Special BOE Meeting
Please use this Zoom link to access the BOE Mtg: https://zoom.us/j/992309942356:00 PM - BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING
In response to New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo’s “New York State on PAUSE” Executive Order 202.1 to help curb the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in our community, the Nyack Board of Education will not be meeting in-person. The July 13, 2020 Nyack Board of Education meeting will be held via videoconferencing, and a transcript will be provided at a later date. The public will have an opportunity to see and hear the meeting live and provide comments.
TO ACCESS THE MEETING VIA ZOOM WEBINAR:
Dial: +1 646 558 8656
Webinar ID:992 3099 4235
We suggest logging in at least five minutes before the start of the meeting.
Due to the COVID-19 public health emergency, comments from the public must be submitted via the Zoom Q & A section and include your full name.
Workshop Item 2.1 Discussion of Name Change of School Sports Teams * * * The Board of Education has received multiple inquiries, including a petition, seeking to have the District change the name of the school sports teams and related activities/clubs. At the meeting on July 13, 2020, the Board of Education plans to discuss the scheduling of a future meeting(s) to review and decide this matter. The Board of Education will not be making any decision at the meeting on July 13, 2020 about whether or not to change the name.Nyack Public Schools
Special BOE MeetingNyack Public Schools
Special BOE MeetingNyack Public Schools
FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL
Class times: 8:50 am to 3:15 pmValley Cottage School
BOE MeetingNyack Public Schools
Main Office (845) 353-7280
Main Office fax 353-7287
Nurse 353-7290 (call if absent)
Voice Mail 353-7165 (follow prompt)
Cafeteria 353-7286 (8am-2pm)
Family Resource Ctr 353-7291
Late Pass must be obtained after 8:50am
26 Lake Rd, Valley Cottage, NY 10989
Need to Know
SCHOOL INFO: Classes begin promptly at 8:50am and end at 3:10pm. Students who arrive after 8:50am must stop at the office for a late pass. Please make every effort to make sure your child arrives on time.
ATTENDANCE: If your child is ill and cannot attend school, please call Nurse Patti Kozar at (845) 353-7290 and leave a message. Please leave your child’s full name, class and reason for the absence. When your child returns to school, a written note is required.
BREAKFAST/LUNCH: Breakfast is available for students each morning from 8:20 to 8:45 and costs $1.00. Those students should report to the cafeteria upon arrival. Lunch is available each day for students to purchase and the cost is $2.35. Meal accounts can be prepaid weekly or monthly for your convenience through MyPaymentPlus.com (online payment plan).
DISMISSAL: Dismissal will begin at 3:15pm each day.
WALKERS: These students will be called to be dismissed. If you are accompanying your child home, please wait by the front playground.
BUS RIDERS: Bus numbers are announced upon arrival. Students are escorted to the bus circle. An adult must be at the bus stop to meet K-1 students.
CAR RIDERS: Students whose parents will be picking them up by car meet in the Gym. Drivers should remain in their vehicles while children are escorted to the vehicle.
**** If your child has a change in dismissal plans, a note must be sent to the classroom teacher who will alert the office. It would be appreciated if phone calls were not made for this purpose unless of an emergency. If you must call, please do so before 3pm.
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Our PTA website is at www.facebook.com/valleycottagePTA
Please contact the VCE PTA any time by speaking to an officer or any member, or by e-mailing your thoughts to: VCEPTAcommunications@gmail.com
Co-President: Shannon Bender (845) 548-1673; Email: Slbender3@aol.com
Co-President: Steve Leiser (267) 617-7321; Email: StevenLeiser@gmail.com
Vice President: Devon Cooney (613) 431-2024; Email: email@example.com
Treasurer: Christine Edmonds (845) 548-7176; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Recording Secretary: Raven Geraghty; Email: Raven0609@gmail.com
Corresponding Secretary: Erica Finnegan; Email: EricaLF@aol.com