Resolving Concerns

Concerns or questions? Know where to go and who to call regarding:

Elementary Academic Programs or Behavior
>> Teacher >> Assistant Principal or Principal

Middle & High School Academic Programs
>> Teacher >> Guidance Counselor >> Assistant Principal >> Principal

Middle & High School Behavior Issues
>> Teacher >> Assistant Principal &/or Student Support >> Principal

Special Education Issues
>> Teacher >> Assistant Principal >> Principal >> Director of Special Education & Student Services

Co-Curricular Activities (Clubs)
>> Advisor >> Assistant Principal >> Principal

Student Athletics
>> Coach >> Director Athletics, Health & Physical Education

Student Transportation
>> Transportation Coordinator >> School Business Administrator

Regarding District Policies
>> Superintendent >> Board of Education

The Superintendent may review unresolved issues after all other sources have been contacted. Decisions are based on Board of Education policy. The Board may also review issues referred to them by the Superintendent.

Please note that disclosure of student discipline records is prohibited by the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA).

William O. Schaefer Elementary School
140 Lester Drive
Tappan, NY 10983
Hours: 9:15am – 3:40pm
(845) 680-1300 | Fax: (845) 680-1920

Principal
Nora Polansky | (845) 680-1303

Assistant Principal
Sheila Beglin| (845) 680-1325

Library Media Specialist
Patty Eyer | (845) 680-1305

School Nurse
Riva Fisher, RN | (845) 680-1304

Cottage Lane Elementary School
120 Cottage Lane
Blauvelt, NY 10913
Hours: 9:15am – 3:40pm
(845) 680-1500 | Fax: (845) 680-1940

Principal
Karen Ramirez | (845) 680-1503

Assistant Principal
Rob Schliessman | (845) 680-1518

Library
(845) 680-1505

School Nurse
Karen Fitzgibbons, RN | (845) 680-1508

South Orangetown Middle School
160 Van Wyck Road
Blauvelt, NY 10913
Hours: 8:15am – 3:00pm
(845) 680-1100 | Fax: (845) 680-1905

Principal
Karen Tesik | (845) 680-1101

Assistant Principal
Chad Corey, Ed.D. | (845) 680-1102

Guidance
Philip Farrugia | (845) 680-1107
Patricia Iannucci | (845) 680-1111
Siobhan Maiorano | (845) 680-1109

Library Media Specialist
Kimberlee Landgraff | (845) 680-1115

School Nurse
Maggie Keane, RN | (845) 680-1130

Tappan Zee High School
15 Dutch Hill Road
Orangeburg, NY 10962
School Hours: 8:15am – 3:00pm
(845) 680-1600 | Fax: (845) 680-1950

Principal
Jennifer Amos, Ph.D. | (845) 680-1606

Assistant Principals
Juliet L. Gevargis | (845) 680-1650
Richard Neidhart | (845) 680-1655

Acting Director of Athletics & Physical Education
Christopher Rastelli | (845) 680-1640

Guidance
Randy Altman | (845) 680-1621
Laura Ferrante | (845) 680-1620
Jamie Holzer | (845) 680-1616
Kelly Keane | (845) 680-1615
Richard Weissberg | (845) 680-1611

Library Media Specialist
Lois Parker-Hennion | (845) 680-1670

School Nurse
Judy Flagg, RN | (845) 680-1647

South Orangetown Central School District
160 Van Wyck Road
Blauvelt, NY 10913
Hours: 8:30am – 4:30pm

Superintendent of Schools
Robert R. Pritchard, Ed.D. |(845) 680-1050 | Fax: (845) 680-1900

Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum & Instruction
Brian Culot, Ed.D. | (845) 680-1017 | Fax: (845) 680-1049

Athletics & Physical Education
Christopher Rastelli, Acting Director | (845) 680-1640

Business Office
Sandra Winkler, CPA, School Business Administrator | (845) 680-1005 | Fax: (845) 680 -1901
Laura Zarcone, District Treasurer | (845) 680-1008

Continuing Education
Terry Campanella, Director | (845) 379-1012

District Clerk
Kathleen Muscari | (845) 680-1012

Facilities
Dennis Rankin, Director
(845) 680-1016 | Fax: (845) 680-1900

Human Resources
Jeremy Barker, Director | (845) 680-1030

Public Information
BJ Greco, Public Information Specialist | (845) 680-1804
Jen Citrolo, Webmaster

Registration
Rose Ngai | (845) 680-1137

Special Education & Student Services
Michele Fenster, Director | (845) 680-1025 | Fax: (845) 680-1903

Technology
George Brady, Director | (845) 680-1011

Transportation
Larrylee Fiber | (845) 680-1662 | Fax:  (845) 680-1972