MINISINK VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL

P.O. Box 217 Slate Hill, NY 10973
(845)355-5150 / fax (845)355-5198

JROTC FALL FIELD TRAINING EXERCISE

Posted October 20 at 3:15pm

The JROTC Program conducted their Fall Field Training Exercise (FTX) from 11 – 13 October 2014. The cadets constructed tents and established a base camp. Everyone had a great time learning how to administer first aid, negotiate a one rope bridge over water, read a map, conduct land navigation, fly fishing, cooking over an open campfire, building a fire without matches or a lighter, and a variety of other skills. The students engaged in: Cat and Mouse, Capture the Flag, Ultimate Frisbee, and football in their free time. All of the cadets are looking forward to the winter FTX in February.

PARENT CHEER MEETING SCHEDULED FOR OCTOBER 27TH

Posted October 20 at 10:34am

There will be a mandatory parent/student meeting held for all of those interested in trying out for high school cheerleading for the winter/competition season at 7:00 pm on Monday, October 27 in the high school library.  Parents of 8th graders who are interested in cheering at the JV or Varsity level are invited to attend.  For questions or information please contact Coach Archiere at pattmvcheer@yahoo.com.

SPECIAL PRESENTATION ABOUT HEROIN SCHEDULED FOR OCTOBER 15TH

Posted October 10 at 7:55am

Minisink Valley High School is proud to work with the the Alcoholism and Drug Council of Orange County, to present "Medicine Cabinet to Heroin Addict, A Brief and Deadly Journey" to the students and community of Minisink Valley Central School District.  A team lead by Executive Director James E. Conklin, will share the current status of drug addiction in Orange County and present strategies that can be used to reduce the likelihood of addiction.  The event will start at 6:30pm, on October 15 in the MV High School Auditorium. All are encouraged to attend.

WREATHS ACROSS AMERICA

Posted August 19 at 11:16am

The Junior Class is supporting Wreaths Across America which is a program that honors fallen veterans with a wreath placed on their graves.  Your donation will help support the Junior Class and our Fallen Hero's.  To make a donation, please click www.wreathsacrossamerica.org and, select the red box to sponsor locally, search NY0055P, then select donate.  For more information click here.

CLASS OF 2015 SENIOR PORTRAITS

Posted August 13 at 2:35pm

A reminder to all Class of 2015 students and parents. Senior portraits for the Class of 2015 have taken place at the high school. If your child missed his or her scheduled appointment, please contact Lors Photography at (908) 964-0847 for make up times.

DRIVERS EDUCATION

Posted August 8 at 11:44am

Students wishing to enroll in Drivers Education for this fall must register by September 12th.  Registration forms are available in the High School Main Office; the cost is $385.00.  A mandatory orientation meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 17th at 3:30 in the High School Medial Center.  Classroom sessions will be held on Wednesday and Thursday from 3:30 to 5:00.  Driving sessions will be scheduled on September 17th.  

MVHS CHAMBER CHOIR PERFORMS AT GOSHEN RELAY FOR LIFE

Posted June 16 at 8:46am

On Saturday June 14th the Chamber Choir performed “I Hope You Dance” and “Run To You” during the luminary ceremony at the American Cancer Society Relay For Life at Goshen High School.  It was a very nice touch to a very moving event.  The event is to raise funds for Cancer research and for people fighting the battle against cancer. The Chorus sponsored a team, Walk With Caitlin, Fly With Juliette, in memory of 2005 graduate Caitlin Hammaren and 2008 graduate Juliette Lia. The team had over 100 participants.  Thanks to the generosity of the school and community the team was able to raise close to $8,000 towards this worthy cause.  A special thank you goes out to our team captains Lillie Back and Taryn Volpe and all of the parents who attended the event. 

KEY CLUB MEMBERS "FRESHEN UP" CONCESSION AREA

Posted June 13 at 3:29pm

Eight students from the Minisink Valley Key Club were involved in repainting the Warrior Concession Stand, located near the high school gymnasium entrance.  The district would like to thank these young ladies and gentlemen, along with  Key Club faculty advisor Mrs. Vandervoort for their time and effort in improving the concession area for the upcoming school year.  Pictured are Key Club members, Robert Conti, Jackie Conti, Kevin Jablonski, Morgan Ratynski, Brianna Scalon, Cassidy VanDervoort, Mikayla VanDervoort and artist Sarina Vanacore.

JROTC COMPLETES ACTIVE YEAR

Posted June 13 at 3:13pm

The MVHS JROTC Program finished this year strong. The Cadets conducted the Military Ball, Goshen Cemetery flag placement, Wallkill Prison Color Guard, 24 mile Appalachian Trail hike, West Point Graduation, the Crucible, and many other activities. We are still looking forward to doing the Color Guard for the 2014 Graduation and the JROTC Cadet Leadership Challenge (JCLC) at the New York Military Academy (NYMA).

JROTC wanted to take this opportunity to say, “Congratulations to the Class of 2014!” We wish you all the best in your future endeavors, happiness, and health. Go Warriors!!!

MVHS STUDENTS INDUCTED INTO NATIONAL TECHNICAL HONOR SOCIETY

Posted June 6 at 8:51am

The following MVHS students were inducted into the National Technical Honor Society during a special award ceremony held on May 28th.  Appearance Academy - Briann Slockbower, Emily C. Wilson, Rachel Yntema, Elizabeth Zambrzycki, Health Academy - Kendra Arnold, Kristina Dusevic, Malcom Forrest, Ismael Khoufaify, Katelyn Lee, Gabrielle Lesko Visual Arts Academy - Ginamarie Russell & Sophia Yacenko-Devens, Business Academy - Amber Rivera, Culinary Academy - Kaitlyn Kowalczyk, Jorge Rosales, Education Academy - Alle-maz Louis-AndrewNew Visions Law & Gov't - Ashley Cummings, New Visions Medical - Jacklyn Reid, Devon Stuart, Security Careers - Catina Audain, Automotive - Richard Wierzbicki-McMickle.
The Minisink Valley community congratulates all the inductees on their outstanding accomplishment.


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