Marlboro Middle School Welcomes Incoming 6th Grade Students
On August 27, 2015 at the Marlboro Middle School incoming sixth graders and their parents were welcomed by their teachers, staff, Principal, Debra Clinton, Vice Principal, Dave Saulpaugh, Superintendent of School, Michael Brooks, and Director of Curriculum and Instruction, Robin Hecht. Students were given tours by the Marlboro Middle School's National Junior Honor Society Students while parents were given important facts about the middle school. The faculty and staff are excited to begin the 2015 -2016 school year and look forward to working with this new class of students.
Students Attend the 2015 National FCCLA Leadership Conference in Washington,
Seven Marlboro students
attended the 2015 National FCCLA (Family Career and Community Leaders of
America) Leadership Conference and Competitions in Washington DC this summer
along with over 7000 members and advisors. Five MCSD students competed in
STAR events (Students taking Action with Recognition). Alisa Jennison and
Nicholas Mackey received a Silver medal in National Programs in Action. Emily
Rifkin received a Silver medal in Recycle and Redesign. Margaux Snow and Ellie
Keating received a Silver medal in Focus on Children. Stephanie Milazzo
was part of the STAR Event room consulting team and Michael Ercolani
participated on the National Nominating Committee. Michael’s job was to
determine which candidates would move on to become the National FCCLA Officers
for the 2015-16 school year. Throughout
the year, FCCLA members tackle issues such as teen violence prevention, traffic
safety, family issues, career exploration and more. FCCLA programs and
competitions enrich student learning, improve self-esteem, and serve students
with a range of ability levels, economic situations and cultural influences.
Marlboro Middle School S.T.E.A.M Camp
6th, 7th, and 8th graders from the Marlboro Middle School were given the opportunity to attend the first Marlboro Middle School S.T.E.A.M Camp from July 21st to July 23rd. Students were engaged in hands on science, technology, engineering, art, and math activities. Dr. Chesky, SUNY New Paltz professor and Mr. John Cantone and Mr. Antonio Mazzarelli from IBM helped give our students a college and career perspective.
Marlboro Middle School Students Create T-Shirts to Display What They Learned
As an extra credit project, sixth grade math students at MMS made their own Common Core Math
t-shirts. Their teachers, Mrs. Porcelli and Mrs. Keane assigned the culminating project and students not only created the shirts, but wore them to show some of what they learned this past year.
Senator Larkin Visits the Marlboro Middle School
On June 5, 2015 Senator William Larkin visited Mr. Paltridge and Mrs. Kane’s 7th grade classes at the Marlboro Middle School. The Marlboro Middle School's Student Council with help from the co-advisor, Mrs. Gina Hansut, sponsored this event. Senator Larkin took the opportunity to speak to the students about how lucky they are to live in America. He reminded them that they are the future of our county. His words were heartfelt when he said that they have great responsibility including family, school and being good citizens.
Congratulations to Margaux Snow NYSAFCSE Student of the Year
year members of our local NYSAFCSE - HVNE (New York State association of Family
and Consumer Science Educators Hudson Valley North East honor outstanding
family and consumer science students from their respective schools. Students
are chosen for outstanding class work, being a helpful member of the classroom,
FCCLA accomplishments and generally being a great student. Margaux Snow is just
that student. She does outstanding class work. Is always ready to lend a
helping hand, a has competed in MYS FCCLA STAR Events by working with a
kindergarten class on healthy snacks and will be competing in Washington DC.
Marlboro Middle School Share Math Books with Kindergarten Students
at Marlboro Elementary
June 3, 2015, students from Mrs. Porcelli’s 6th grade ELA class at the Marlboro
Middle School visited Mrs. Daley's Kindergarten at Marlboro Elementary School
to read math stories. The books were written by the 6th grade students as part
of a project using NYS Common Core Kindergarten Math Standards.
Marlboro Central School District Stuffed the Bus
Thank you to all the students, parents, staff, and community members that came out today to STUFF THE BUS. Today's Stuff the Bus Food Drive helped support the Marlboro Central School District's Back Pack Program for Food.
Marlboro Middle School's Health Fair
On May 21, 2015 the Marlboro Middle hosted their third annual Health Fair. Sixth, seventh and eighth graders were educated by local organizations on the latest information in health and safety. The following organizations that played a role in the health fair are the Marlboro Police and Fire Department, Wiles Chiropractic, Leukemia Society, Battle of the Belts - SUNY Ulster, Central Hudson, Dolson Avenue Medical, Mrs. Ann Marie Festa, R.N., The Greater Hudson Valley Family Health Center The Epilepsy Foundation, and Mobile Life.
MARLBORO'S GOT TALENT - MMS TALENT SHOW
On May 14, 2015 students of the Marlboro Middle School proved that
Marlboro’s Got Talent! Nineteen students demonstrated their talents in front of
a crowd made up of community members, parents, and students. Three
“celebrity judges” who included Ms. Robin Hecht, Director of Curriculum, Mr.
John Marallo, MMS Math Teacher, and Mrs. Melanie Oneto, MMS Cafeteria
staff gave students positive feedback on their acts.
MARLBORO MIDDLE SCHOOL’S S.W.A.T. BREAKFASTHonoring Students with Admirable Traits
On Wednesday, April 22, 2015 the Marlboro Central School District hosted a STEM Fair in celebration of Earth Day for students and their families in grades 3-8. Marlboro students were invited to investigate, build, and explore with future Marist teachers.