Education

O’Brien retires as RCS Superintendent; intends to “reinvent” himself


The students and faculty at Roxbury Central School (RCS) gave retiring Superintendent Tom O’Brien a hero’s sendoff including music, a video tribute, and games on Friday, Dec 20. O’Brien became the RCS Superintendent in 2008, after having been the school’s principal since 2002. “When I got hired, I told the board [of education] and told the community that I was […]

Onteora High School ranked well as STEM school

BOICEVILLE — Newsweek has announced its ranking of the top 5,000 STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) high schools in the country and Onteora High School, is among the schools being recognized. Newsweek partnered with STEM.org, an educational advocacy group, to create the list. According to a statement from Newsweek, the schools being honored employ skilled teachers who keep up […]

Onteora seeks input on future of schools

BOICEVILLE — Members of the Onteora school community are invited to attend an upcoming Board of Education meeting, which will feature a presentation on the results of a building utilization and grade configuration study conducted by the District’s Educational Consultant, Dr. Kevin Baughman. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, Dec, 17 at 6:00 p.m. in Onteora’s Middle School/High School […]

First Quarter Honors Annouced at Andes for 2019-2020

Superintendent’s Honors Britney Davila,Grade 12Leandra Edelson,Grade 12Emily Andersen,Grade 10Katherine Edelson,Grade 9Lila Green,Grade 9 Dusty Richards-Consigny,Grade 9 High Honors James Camuti,Grade 12Harli Mahon, Grade12Mazzy Williams,Grade 12Sierra Barrett, Grade 11Rylee Burton,Grade 9Christina Chakar,Grade 8Ava McIntosh,Grade 8Shane Edwards,Grade 7 Honors Stanley Andersen, Grade 12Thomas Anderson,Grade 12Hunter Kitchen,Grade 12Christian Bauer,Grade 11Rachel Masterson,Grade 11Benjamin Andersen,Grade 10

Margaretville Central School’s Honor Roll for 2019-2020 Quarter One

Principal’s List(94.5-100) 12th GradeCarter BeersDelaney DuFresnePatrick Martin 11th GradeChloe MalaxosLarissa MaximGabriella Poldino 10th GradeSydney AsherAmaal Bahnas 9th GradeAshley Camano-RosalesAmelia PascarellaOlivia SuyamaJalyn TorresHolly VonBernewitzSamanthaVonBernewitz High Honor Roll(89.5-94.49) 12th GradePaige CredaroliJustin JohnsonKevin JohnsonWilliam MillerNiamh Walsh 11th GradeOlivia BalcomKaitlyn BrybagVanessa DuqueConnor JoedickeDiego SanchezNicholas Vasilikos 10th GradeKayla CullenSaira PereiraAngeles Sarabia 9th GradeAngelique BiasuttoCody Wayman 8th GradeAva FronckowiakEvelyn Tuxpan 7th GradeCaden AnfimovasHunter BalcomChristopherFairbairnCasandra JohnsonChase NorwickYaretzi […]

Roxbury Central School Honor Roll

1st QuarterSuperintendent’sList 2019-2020Grade 7Jordan JohnstonKelly KallebergElizabeth LoseeLogan Vamosy Grade 8Ryleigh GoodchildErin McPhersonNaomi Wehmeir Grade 10Brett Morrison Grade 11Catherine Jankowski 1st Quarter –High Honor Roll2019-2020Grade 7ChristopherGarofolo Olivia GriecoElizabeth JansenCollin LykeLola Weil Grade 8Tea’ Mattice Grade 9Nevaeh BallardKimora BrownKylie DeMaioSophia NeedhamMadison Tobon Grade 10Lydia BirukAlina ChojnowskiChelsea CurtisPayge DeMaioGabrielle GarofoloMyah JohnstonBryanna MeehanIan Walker Grade 11 Trent Faulkner-SquiresJessica Young Grade 12Jared DavisErin GarzaZoe Mattice […]

MCS students attended Teen Institute

Six students and two faculty members from Margaretville Central School traveled to and took part in Teen Institute at Camp-the-Woods in Speculator, New York from November 14-17.

Roxbury Central School appoints Jeff Bennett as next Superintendent


The Roxbury Central School (RCS) Board of Education announced that Jeff Bennett will be the school’s next superintendent, replacing Thomas O’Brien who will retire in January. The board put out a statement that read, “Mr. Bennett was one of two finalists who spent a day in the district being interviewed by various stakeholder groups. Each of the interview teams provided […]

Pacheco sets new school reading record

Claire Pacheco is the newest member of the 1000 Books Club! Claire is a pre-kindergarten student in Ms Hazeltine’s class at Margaretville Central. Claire is the first MCS student to complete the 1000 books program as a pre-K student. Some of Claire’s favorite books are Pete the Cat, The Berenstain Bear Series, Bruce Larkin books (because she can read them […]

Search for new RCS Superintendent down to two candidates


Roxbury Central School Superintendent Tom O’Brien is scheduled to retire in January and the search for his replacement has come down to two candidates. The two candidates for the position are Stephanie Forsyth and Jeff Bennett, both of whom were invited to participate in a community forum on Wednesday, Nov 6. The candidates were each given 30-minutes with the more […]


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