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MINISINK VALLEY INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL

PO Box 217 Route 6, Slate Hill, NY 10973 (845)355-5250 / fax (845)355-5252

INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL TEAM TO PARTICIPATE IN ODYSSEY OF THE MIND STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS; FIRST TIME IN MANY YEARS A DISTRICT TEAM GOES TO STATES

Posted March 22 at 8:24am

GOOD LUCK to Intermediate School Odyssey of the Mind team members Faith Padavano, Sylvia Glebocki, Olivia Pollock, Samuel Blake, Samantha Kassel, Luciano Palacios and Fiona Talbot, who are competing tomorrow, March 23, in the New York State Odyssey of the Mind championships at Binghamton University.

 

This is the first time in many years that a Minisink Valley team has qualified for state competition.

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MVIS BAND TOUR CELEBRATES MUSIC IN OUR SCHOOLS

Posted March 21 at 1:46pm

It’s Music in our Schools Month and the Intermediate School Band is on its annual tour, led by Mr. Andrew Hulle!

 

Packing up instruments and music stands, and traveling many a hallway and stair-flight, they bring music and cheer to rapt audiences throughout the elementary school.

 

Providing several additional performance opportunities, the band tour helps students build confidence and see themselves as independent musicians.

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INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL'S LESSONS EXTEND BEYOND THE SCHOOL DAY

Posted March 21 at 10:20am

Learning opportunities, including the important character trait of giving back, extend beyond the school day at Minisink Valley Intermediate School.

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ANNOUNCING STATE ASSESSMENTS IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS AND MATH FOR GRADES 3-8

Posted March 18 at 1:14pm

This spring, and for the second consecutive year, Minisink Valley Central School District will administer New York State’s English and Math assessments for grades 3-8 as computer-based testing. We encourage all students to participate.

 

While the primary focus in our classrooms is on learning, literacy and life skills, assessments are essential to our understanding of each student’s academic progress, and possible need for additional supports.

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MV INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL'S 'ODYSSEY OF THE MIND' TEAM WINS FIRST PLACE AND ADVANCES TO STATE COMPETITION AT BINGHAMTON UNIVERSITY ON MARCH 23

Posted March 15 at 10:28am

For the first time in many years, the Minisink Valley School District is sending an Odyssey of the Mind (OM) team to the New York State OM Championships at Binghamton University, following the Intermediate School team’s first place win in its division at the March 9 Region 5 competition held at Orange-Ulster BOCES.

 

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FOUR MINISINK VALLEY TEAMS TO COMPETE IN MARCH 8 'ODYSSEY OF THE MIND' REGION 5 TOURNAMENT

Posted March 8 at 2:54pm

GOOD LUCK to the teams representing Minisink Valley High School, Minisink Valley Middle School, Minsink Valley Intermediate School and Otisville Elementary School at this weekend's Odyssey of the Mind Region 5 Tournament at Orange-Ulster BOCES in Goshen!

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IT'S DR. SEUSS DAY AT THE INTERMEDIATE AND ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS!

Posted March 1 at 1:23pm

Today, March 1, was Dr. Seuss Day at the Intermediate and Elementary schools. There were "Things," "Loraxes," "Fish," "Cats in the Hats" and even some green eggs and ham thrown in for good measure! Visit the district's Facebook page, Minisink Valley Central School District, to see the FULL photo gallery of all the fantastic Dr. Seuss characters who were on the loose!

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IMPORTANT INTERNET SAFETY USAGE REMINDERS

Posted March 1 at 11:03am

An important message from Christian Ranaudo, Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction:

 

Recent media reports about a disturbing online game are a good reminder for us to reinforce the importance of internet safety and constant awareness of what your children are seeing and reading online.

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INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL 'KINDNESS AMBASSADORS' REINFORCE IMPORTANCE OF KINDNESS DURING 'GREAT KINDNESS CHALLENGE'

Posted February 7 at 2:34pm

Kudos to the Intermediate School’s “Kindness Ambassadors!

 

During last week’s “Great Kindness Challenge,” they visited elementary school classrooms and presented short lessons about the power of kindness to Minisink Valley’s littlest students.

 

 

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MVIS FIFTH GRADERS CELEBRATE NATIONAL PUZZLE DAY

Posted January 31 at 3:42pm

Snow closing, delayed openings, early dismissal—they had it all this week. So Mrs. Marcolina’s fifth-graders hardly noticed the two-day delay on their celebration of National Puzzle Day, observed annually on Jan. 29.

 

“When you play with puzzles, you use both sides of your brain,” said Kate O’Neill. “The more we use it, the better off we are.”

 

Kate is all up to date on jigsaw puzzle research. And so is Gregory Gibbs. “They use puzzles in nursing homes because they’re good for your brain and keep your memory sharp,” Gregory said.

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