Colorful pinwheels are spinning on the lawns outside Tappan Zee High School, South Orangetown Middle School and Cottage Lane Elementary School today, in celebration of the International Day of Peace. This district-wide art installation (William O. Schaefer Elementary: Read More: SOCSD Pinwheel Installations Honor International Day of Peace
Starting Monday, South Orangetown schools will partner with hundreds of other schools and youth organizations nationwide for “Start With Hello Week.” A Sandy Hook Promise initiative, “Start With Hello Week” promotes an inclusive school culture and aligns with the: Read More: SOCSD Schools “Start With Hello”
When author and former Goldman Sachs vice president Julissa Arce first emigrated from Mexico to the U.S. in sixth grade, she worried that she wouldn’t fit in. She didn’t speak English and didn’t look like the kids that she saw on American television programs. When she: Read More: Author Julissa Arce Shares Her Story With CLE Fifth-Graders
Seventh-grader Julia M. has stood out as someone who is willing to welcome others and help in whatever way she can. This New York Jets Upstander of the Week comes to class smiling and is always happy to assist her classmates and teachers. We look forward to seeing all: Read More: It’s Official: Julia M. is SOMS Upstander of the Week!
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