District Code of Conduct

Under SAVE Regulations, the district is required to make the District's Code of Conduct available.  If you wish a hard copy of the document, please call your school building.


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In keeping with our security procedures we want to remind anyone who wishes to enter any SOCSD building that you will be required to present a photo ID to the security guard prior to entering.  Your cooperation and understanding is appreciated as the safety of our children is our number one priority.

Emergency Codes & Procedures - English

Emergency Codes & Procedures - Spanish


Central Administration   
160 Van Wyck Road
Blauvelt, NY  10913   
845. 680.1000

Site updated 05/05/2015
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Board of Education Meetings

Notice of Special Board of Education Meeting
Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Board of Education Meeting
Tuesday, May 12 / Regular Meeting
Public Hearing on 2015-2016 Proposed Budget


Annual Budget Vote & Board of Education Election 2015-2016

Polling places for Tuesday, May 19, 2015, Budget Vote & Board of Education Election are as follows:

District #1 Blauvelt Residents South Orangetown Middle School

District #2 Orangeburg Residents Tappan Zee High School

District #3 Tappan Residents William O. Schaefer School

District #4 Grandview, Palisades, Piermont, & Sparkill Residents Tappan Zee Elementary

Please note: These locations are only for the school budget vote and board election.


2014-15 Calendar Changes
The Board adopted 2014-2015 Calendar included three snow days and we have currently used four snow days.

Please note that school will now be in session on: Friday, May 22 & Tuesday May 26.

2015-2016 School Building Hours
Please take note of the school hours for the 2015-2016 school year:

William O. Schaefer 9:15 am - 3:40 pm
Cottage Lane 9:15 am - 3:40 pm
South Orangetown Middle School 8:15 am - 3:00 pm
Tappan Zee High School 8:15 am - 3:00 pm

Early Dismissal Times/Delayed Openings

District Upcoming Events/School Highlights

Student/Staff Achievements

Transcript Release Form - Former Student



Email Communication System
For Parents/Guardians with Students in District

Please be advised that any changes/updates to your children(s) contact information must go through the appropriate school building.  This includes updates to emergency phone numbers, email addresses, etc.  Please contact your school building accordingly for these changes to take effect.

Email Communication System
For Community/Without Students in District

Community members that would like to receive GENERAL district information, please sign up here:  Click here for community sign up - YOU WILL NOT RECEIVE BUILDING UPDATES.  Information provided here will not be given to school buildings for updates.  Phone calls will not be made from this list in the event of school closings.

Delays/School Closings
In addition to email notifications, announcements will be made on the web in addition to radio and TV stations.