South Orangetown Central School District

PTA | Red & White

The South Orangetown Central School District PTAs partner with parents, teachers, administrators and support staff to enrich students’ school experience and encourage life-long learning, as well as advocate for sound education policy on a national, state, local and district level.

Please note that these are not official district sites and are not managed or monitored by South Orangetown Central School District.

The TZ Red & White Booster Club is a sports booster club dedicated to raising funds to support all athletes for all sports teams at Tappan Zee High School and South Orangetown Middle School. In addition, the club works in conjunction with the Athletic Office to foster school spirit.

Wednesday Update

The Wednesday Update is e-blasted weekly when schools are in session to communicate information from the South Orangetown PTAs and TZ Red & White. Wednesday Update content is also posted here, on the PTA page of the district website. Nonprofit organizations may submit text-only blurbs regarding family-oriented, education-related content for posting on the e-Backpack page of the district website. Click here for submission guidelines.


BOO Bingo is Friday, October 22, 6:00PM-7:00PM in the CLE gym! Bring your ghosts and goblins for a fun family night. Click to register for the event: You can register up to eight people to have a table together.

Did you know that every Friday is School Spirit Day at WOS and CLE? Get your school spirit gear at and show your school spirit. Happy shopping!

If you missed the SOCES PTA meeting on Tuesday, check out the website at for meeting minutes and ongoing fundraising sites to support our schools!


SOMS School Store is back! This Friday, October 22nd during all lunch periods, items available ranging from .50-$3.00.
* Special item for the fall: New York Yankee hats for $20! (Reg retail $25)

Orangetown Classic Diner Family Meal Night is on Thursday, October 28! Order out from the Orangetown Classic Diner’s SOMS family meal menu and 10% of your order will be donated to SOMS PTA.  Special menu available on

SOMS PTA invites you and your family members to join the 2021-22 membership drive. Membership fees help us fund programs for the entire middle school:


Please join us for our TZHS PTSA Board Meeting today (Wednesday, October 20 at 7:30PM)! The meeting will be held virtually on ZOOM.

Our 2021-22 membership drive is underway! Membership fees help us fund programs for the entire TZHS.  Visit

Please contact the TZHS PTSA Board if you would like to serve as Fundraising Committee Chair: Diane ([email protected]) or Lisa ([email protected]).

Support TZHS PTSA through Amazon Smile! A portion of eligible purchases go back to the PTSA just by doing your regular Amazon shopping. Please use this link: and share with friends and family. Thanks for your support!

TZ Red & White

T-shirts and car magnets sold at the TZ Red & White concession stand: Stop by during JV and varsity football games and varsity girls and boys soccer games. Proceeds support all TZHS and SOMS sports teams.

The spiritwear clothing sale is in progress until October 31! Order team apparel here:

Thank you to ALL the volunteers that helped at the concession stand for the fall season and those who have reached out to help in future events!


Keep up with our PTAs and TZ Red & White by following them on Facebook: SOCES PTA,  SOMS PTA , TZHS PTSA and TZ Red & White.