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.


SOCES PTA is teaming up with Chocolatier Matisse for a delicious fundraiser of DIY chocolate bars! Order by March 14. Limited quantities available, so order today. Pick up in shop March 23 or March 24, see link for details or purchase:

Photo retakes for Group A will be March 11 for both WOS and CLE. For Group B, CLE retakes will be on March 18 and WOS retakes will be on April 7. For more info, please visit

Fifth grade yearbooks are on sale! It is a memorable keepsake to cherish all the moments from their time at WOS and CLE, from Kindergarten through 5th grade. The cost of the yearbook is $21 and can be purchased at Submit photos online by visiting


Join SOMS PTA! Click here to become a member.


TZHS PTSA is seeking volunteers to fill positions on the PTSA Board for the 2021-22 school year. Open positions include: president, corresponding secretary and treasurer. If interested, please visit the TZHS PTSA website and email us. These positions are usually voted on at a meeting in the spring. We are also seeking a chairperson for fundraising for 2021-22.

TZHS PTSA works directly with Tappan Zee High School administrators and staff to provide scholarships for graduating seniors and to support programs for students in grades 9-12. We rely on membership dues and financial donations to fund our efforts. Want to get involved? Click here to become a member.

TZ Red & White

TZ Athletics and TZ Dutchmen car magnet fundraiser: $5 each! Interested? Email [email protected].

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