South Orangetown Central School District

Continuing Education

The South Orangetown Central School District offers a variety of continuing education programs that promote lifelong learning and personal enrichment for community members of all ages. Course catalogs are published. twice annually.

Payment for all programs must be made by check payable to “South Orangetown Central School District (SOCSD)” and mailed with registration and any other required documents to Terry Campanella, SOCSD Continuing Education, 160 Van Wyck Road, Blauvelt, NY 10913.

Now Enrolling

Our Continuing Education program is excited to welcome learners of all ages back for in-person courses this fall and winter! View the Fall 2021/Winter 2022 catalog here.

NEW! EXPLORE THE REGIONAL COOKING OF ITALY: LIGURIA
Tuesday, October 26 and Thursday, November 18 | 6:00-8:00PM
SOMS Room 179
Instructors: Tricia Castelli and Roberta Avantifiori
Fee: $90
Explore various traditional dishes of the region of Liguria, home of Genoa, on the Ligurian Sea in Northern Italy. In these two, two-hour sessions you, the participants, will prepare the following meals with our instructors. And of course, we sit down and taste all our finished products! View the registration form.

AMERICAN RED CROSS BABYSITTING TRAINING
Saturday, November 6 | 8:00AM-3:30PM
Fee: $105
The seven-hour American Red Cross Babysitter Certification training course gives 11- to 15-year-olds the skills and confidence to safely and responsibly care for children and infants. Through hands-on activities, interactive video and lively discussions, the course teaches young people how to:

  • Care for children and infants
  • Be good leaders and role models
  • Make good decisions and solve problems
  • Keep the children they babysit and themselves safe
  • Handle emergencies such as injuries, illnesses, and household accidents
  • Write resumes and interview for jobs

Participants will receive the Babysitter’s Training Handbook and Babysitter’s Training Emergency Reference Guide, which contain resources for managing a babysitting business. The deadline to register is October 27. View the registration form.

SAT REVIEW
Four-Week Review Course for November 6 SAT Exam
Meets Wednesdays: October 13, 20, 27 and November 3
English: 3:10-4:40PM, TZHS Room 409 | Instructor: Chris Novak
Math: 4:45-6:30PM, TZHS Room 325 | Instructor: Brian Adler
Fee: $195 for both English and Math classes. View the registration form.

Six-Week Review Course for December 4 SAT Exam
Meets Tuesday, October 26; Thursday, November 4; and Tuesdays, November 9, 16, 23 30
English: 3:10-4:40PM, TZHS Room 409 | Instructor: Chris Novak
Math: 4:45-6:30PM, TZHS Room 325 | Instructor: Brian Adler
Fee: $295 for both English and Math classes. View the registration form.

ACT REVIEW
Eight-Week Review Course for December 11 ACT Exam (Session II)
Meets Thursdays: September 30; October 7, 14, 21 and Wednesdays: November 10, 17; December 1, 8
English/Reading: 3:10-4:40PM, TZHS Room 409 | Instructor: Chris Novak
Math/Science: 4:45-5:30PM, TZHS Room 325 | Instructor: Brian Adler
Fee: $390 for both English/Reading and Math/Science classes. View the registration form.

Four-Week Review Course for December 11 ACT Exam (Session III)
Meets Wednesdays: November 10, 17; December 1, 8
English/Reading: 3:10-4:40PM, TZHS Room 409 | Instructor: Chris Novak
Math/Science: 4:45-5:30PM, TZHS Room 325 | Instructor: Brian Adler
Fee: $195 for both English/Reading and Math/Science classes. View the registration form.

Contact

Continuing Education
160 Van Wyck Road
Blauvelt, NY 10913

Terry Campanella
Director
(845) 379-1012