Announcements

  • NOTE TO COMMUNITY MEMBERS RE: SHIFT IN 2017-18 SCHOOL TAX RATES BETWEEN ORANGETOWN & CLARKSTOWN...

    Please read the August 2017 Letter from Superintendent Montesano to make you aware of a shift in 2017-18 school tax rates between the two towns that comprise the Nyack School District, Orangetown and Clarkstown.  

    This letter contains direct links that provide additional information from New York State regarding equalization rates and real property tax services.

    The accompanying Q&A to Nyack School District 2017-18 Tax Rates was created to assist in understanding guidelines that the District must adhere to when setting annual tax rates.  

    Thank you for your attention to this matter.

    Communications
  • The NEW 2017-18 District Calendar is now available on our website !

    The calendar is attached to this announcement for your convenience and can be found on the District's homepage under "About Us" in the navigation bar. 

    Please note that in the mailed version the following important documents will be included as inserts:

    -  Free & Reduced Lunch Application and packet (for eligible families)

    - Health Certificate Form and Medication Order Form (for submission to school nurses)

    - Media Release Form (for parents/guardians who DO NOT give permission for their child's photo to be posted for District use)

    - Household Contact Verification Form - NEW (for households who have not already updated their contact info for  the District database)

    A Welcome Letter from our Superintendent, "Communication Matters", and 2017-18 District Calendar Year-at-a-Glance are also included as inserts.

    All District families will be receiving a copy of this calendar in the mail in the week of August 14th.  Please call the Public Relations Office at 353-7013 if you have not received one by August 18th.

    Communications
  • District Summer Programs, and Camp Nyack, are located in Liberty Elementary School this summer at the following list of dates and times:

    Summer STARS Reading Program - July 5-July 27 (Monday through Thursday), 9:00 am–11:00 am

    Summer ENL Program - July 7-July 31 (Monday through Thursday), 9:00 am–2:00 pm  

    Kindergarten Readiness - July 10-August 3 (Monday through Thursday), 9:00 am-1:15 pm,

    Special Education Extended School Year - July 3-August 11 (Monday through Friday), 8:45 am-1:15 pm

    Efficacy Academy - July 5-July 27 (Monday through Thursday), 9:00 am-11:00 am

    CONTACT: District Summer Principal, John Joyce, 353-7253

     

    Camp Nyack (run by Nyack Center) - June 26-August 11 (Monday through Friday), 8:00 am-3:30 pm 

    CONTACT:  Camp Director, Nicole Hines, 358-2600

     

    Communications
  • Please be Advised.....

    Due to building construction at Nyack Middle School, the building will be closed to all staff, parents and students June 24 - August 22, 2017.  The Middle School office staff will be located at Upper Nyack Elementary School as of Monday, June 26th and can be reached at 353-7200.  Thank you and enjoy your summer.

    Nyack Middle School
  • Congratulations Class of 2017! May you persevere in your life's endeavors with equity, innovation and optimism!

    Communications
  • Middle School Portal Grades

    Due to calculations of 4th  quarter grades, Infinite Campus portal grades will not be updated until Friday, June 23, 2017.   

    Nyack Middle School
  • FRIENDLY REMINDER: Nyack Schools are Going Green with increased electronic mailings and communications this summer...

    If you have not already done so, please fill out the attached form and return it to your school's main office by June 20th.  Thank you for your assistance in helping our district Go Green!

    The attached form is in English and Spanish.  It was also emailed to all families via Peachjar and will be back-packed from elementary schools one last time.

    Communications
  • It's mosquito & tick season! Please see the attached public service announcements on disease prevention, provided by Rockland Health Dept.

    Communications
  • Final Day to order the Nyack Middle School Yearbook

    Thursday, May 25, 2017, will be the last day we will be accepting orders for the 2016-2017 Nyack Middle School Yearbook.

    Please bring your payment along with order form to the guidance office by the end of the day.  

    Nyack Middle School
  • Testing Schedule 2017

    Please see the attached for the testing schedule for the 2017 Middle School Finals.  

    Nyack Middle School

Welcome to Nyack Middle School Nurses site

Physicals for September sports season will be held in the nurses office at 3pm on September 11, 2017

Contact Info

Miriam Lynn RN

845-353-7210

FAX 845-353-7219

mlynn@nyackschools.org

Resources

New York State Department of Health

Please note : All 7th graders must provide proof of Meningococcal immunization before entering 7th grade September 2017.

Please click on link below for information concerning free immunization:

www.health.ny.gov

Sports Sign up for 7th and 8th Graders

Click link for: "New online Athletic Participation Registration Program

http://Nyack-ar.rschooltoday.com

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    Sports Sign up for 7th and 8th grade students:

     

    Click Link For: "New Online Athletic Participation Registration Program  http://Nyack-ar.rschooltoday.com

    Click On: Athletic Registration - Middle School to complete Athletic Registration

    ANNOUNCEMENTS

    Nurse Notes
  • When to keep your sick Children home from School;

    A temperature of 100.0 and above, students must stay home until fever free.

    Uncontrollable cough or wheezing and a temperature 100.0 should stay home until symptom free for 24 hours.

    Sore throat with severe discomfort, white spots in the back of the throat with or without a temperature should see a doctor,  a child with strep throat is no longer contagious after 24 hours of antibiotic treatment and can return to school.

    Do not send a child to school with a rash until a doctor has said it is safe to do so, especially with additional symptoms like itching, fever or appearing ill.

    Do not send a child to school with a stomachache that is persistent or severe enough to limit activity. If vomiting or diarrhea occurs, keep the child home until symptom free for 24 hours.

     

    Nurse Notes

Please review the New York State Immunization Schedule for School Entrance for 6th grade /Attendance are as follows:

Diphtheria Toxoid Containing Vaccine- 5 or 4 doses if the 4th dose was received at 4 years old or older; a Tdap Booster is due before entry to Middle School.

Polio (IPV or OPV) - 4-3 doses if the 3rd dose was received at 4 years old.

Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR) - 2 doses ( first dose must be received on or after 1st birthday).

Hepatitis B -  3 dose series (intervals must be one month apart between the first two doses and 2 months apart between the 2nd and 3rd doses).

Varicella (Chicken Pox) - 2  doses ( first dose must be received on or after 1st birthday).

Meningococcal - 1 dose 7th grade; 2nd dose 12th grade. 

If your child is missing any required immunizations, they are available free of charge at the Rockland County Department Of Health (RCDOH) in Pomona . Please call 845-364-2497.