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Capital Region's Spelling Bee 
 
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Congratulations to Kevin DeSantis
(MES 5th Grade) and
David Pulliam  (MMS 7th Grade)
for competing in the
Capital Region's Spelling Bee
on February 24, 2015
in Schenectady, NY.
Both students made the top 25
out  of a 150 students.   
 
STEM in Action at MCHS - IBM Engineering
& NYC Aqueduct Bypass Tunnel Presentation 
  
IBM1                          
 
IBM 2
 
Presenters from IBM John Cantone, Thomas Mccoy, Clayton D Menser, Jacob Mazza, James Utter, & Sebastian Loscerbo gave the students an inside look to engineering careers and the things they entail.  
 
STEM 1  
 
During the aqueduct visitation, students were able to learn in detail about the construction project that we are all witnessing up on the hill on the southbound side of 9W near the southern end of the district. Thanks to Mr. Leif Steppakof, presenter, students were treated to videos, slides, and animations on the entire NYC water supply system. 
 
Moody's Mega Math Challenge 
 
Math  
 
Moody's Mega Math Challenge is a mathematical modeling contest that introduces high school students to applied mathematics by giving them an opportunity to work in a team to tackle a real-world problem similar to those solved by industrial applied mathematicians.  
​This weekend the following students participated in the challenge:​
 Chris Schlappich, William Schlappich, Jack Rusk, Michael DeSantis, Michael Santiago
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015 is a "D" day.
 
 Weather Related Announcement
 
After school activities are cancelled due to incoming wintry weather.  Adult Education classes scheduled for this evening are also cancelled.
 
 
     Announcements
 
2015 Kindergarten Registration
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The Marlboro Central School District is announcing its registration process for incoming Kindergarten students for the 2015-16 school year. Students need to be 5 years old by December 1st, 2015.

 

The registration process will include two phases. First, in March the District Registrar will be collecting all registration forms. After collecting the forms, the families will be contacted for a Kindergarten screening appointment. Click here for dates and information.

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Superintendent Selection Update
 For Immediate Release
Date: 2/25/2015

The Marlboro Central School District is pleased to announce it has identified two finalists in its search for a new Superintendent of Schools.

 
Mr. Joseph Prisinzano, the Assistant to the Superintendent for Administration, Research, Innovation and Common Core with the Jericho School District will visit the district on March 9. Mr. Michael Brooks, currently the Assistant Superintendent for Instruction with the Cornwall Central School District will visit the district on March 10.  
 

In the event of school closure due to inclement weather, March 11 has been set aside as a snow date. 

 

Both finalists were selected by the board after a preliminary round of interviews culled from a candidate pool of 20 applicants.  They will each be given a full day tour of the district during their visits and are scheduled to meet with a variety of focus groups representing the various stakeholders in the group.

 

The day will begin at Marlboro High School where candidates will be greeted by Interim Superintendent Joseph DiLorenzo. Throughout the day the finalists will meet with district administration, instructional staff, clerical and support staff, buildings and grounds staff, students, parents, and community members all culminating in one final meeting with the Board of Education.

 

The board has scheduled Executive Sessions the evenings of March 9 and March 10 for the purpose of those final meetings. The board will then deliberate and make a final determination with the intent of having a new Superintendent of Schools in place in time for a July 1, 2015 start date. 

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MHS Blood Drive
 Blood Drive
 Marlboro High School
Tuesday, March 10th
8 am - 2pm
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MHS DRAMA CLUB PRESENTS
 
PIPPIN
 
Please click here for more information.
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BOARD OF EDUCATION
 
WORKSHOP MEETING

The Board of Education of the Marlboro Central School District will hold a  workshop meeting on Thursday, March 5, 2015, in the Town of Marlborough meeting room, lower level of the Marlboro Central School District Administrative Office Building, 21 Milton Turnpike, Milton, NY  12547 at 7:30 p.m.

The main purpose of the workshop is to discuss potential agenda items for Board action at the monthly regular meeting scheduled for Thursday, March 19, 2015. 

There will be a 2015-16 budget presentation on curriculum and instruction. The public is cordially invited to attend.

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BOARD OF EDUCATION 
 
SPECIAL MEETINGS
 

The Board of Education of the Marlboro Central School District will hold two special meetings on Monday, March 9, 2015, and Tuesday, March 10, 2015, at the Marlboro Central School District Central Offices, in the conference room, 21 Milton Turnpike, Suite 100, Milton, NY  at 7:00 p.m.

The main purpose of the special meetings is to interview candidates for the position of Supt. of Schools.  Therefore, the Board of Education is expected to enter executive session shortly after starting the meeting.   

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A Message regarding Snow Days
 
State education law requires that schools be in attendance for 180 per year. Our current school calendar calls for 186 days of instruction and 2 teachers’ conference days.  The two conference days may be counted as part of our total attendance for the year.   As a result of inclement weather, the district has used 7 days.  There was an additional day used by the elementary school as a result of a water main break.   This leaves the high school and middle school with 1 remaining day and the elementary school with none.  In the event that we surpass the allotted number of days, the approved make-up days are April 6th, March 30 and 31st. 
    
  
A state of emergency will not result in the forgiveness of a school attendance requirement as long as there are available days in the school calendar.
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