Students are investigating different theories regarding the Mayan civilization. They will then teach their classmates about the theory they analyzed and vote on which one they are in favor of!
Washingtonville is nestled in the iconic Hudson Valley, just west of the Hudson River and 60 miles north of New York City. It is the home of the Brotherhood Winery and only 20 minutes from West Point and Woodbury Commons. Our residents are passionate about their schools, which shows in the support they give each year to our academic, athletic, and arts programs.
Washingtonville offers Pre-K through Grade 12, serves a population of over 4,500 students, and is composed of three elementary schools, one middle school, and one high school. The District is among the highest graduation rates in Orange County at 93 percent, 13 percentage points above the New York State average.
On Friday, January 10, the Taft PTA will hold it’s Family Fun Night, a Blacklight Bubble Bus Glow Party from 6 to 8 PM in Taft Elementary School’s cafeteria.
Students at Taft Elementary School have been recycling bottles to earn money to donate to various community organizations and events. T
Students visited various locations throughout the school and sang holiday favorites such as “Frosty the Snowman” and “Let It Snow.”
ATF bomb-sniffing dog Conley joined the police officers, making his way around the school to say hi!
He proposed collecting change from staff members to use to help buy presents for a family in need.
Physical Education teachers at Taft Elementary School are taking advantage of the snow by having students sled down the playground hill and snowshoe around the playground.
Some highlights from Veteran Lunch, special tributes were given by Grade 1 students, the chorus, the Student Council, and Mrs. Williams. Happy Veterans Day to all, thank you for all that you do for our country!
Every Friday, Taft Elementary School Aspire students look forward to a visit from Tails for Tales.
The talented cast, along with a team of hardworking crew members, will present the story of Harold Hill.