Spotlight Stories

  • FOCUS/SEPTO parent presentation of the Angst documentary about childhood anxiety

    Please join the Cold Spring Harbor FOCUS/SEPTO parent presentation of the Angst documentary about childhood anxiety. Parents will hear about childhood anxiety and will have the opportunity to send questions to a panel of mental health providers for discussion after the documentary viewing.

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  • October 12, 2021 Board of Education Documents

    Click the crest for links to *DEI Discovery - BOE Presentation *Governor Hochul Letter *Literacy & Math Night Flyer *Previous Board of Education Documents

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  • Tri-M Music Honor Society

    Music Honor Society The 13th annual induction ceremony for the Tri-M Music Honor Society was held at the Performing Arts Center on Oct 13. Tri-M is a program of the National Association for Music Education, the largest nonprofit organization dedicated to the advancement of music education. The three M’s stand for Modern Music Masters; the criteria to be inducted into this Honor Society involve a four-year commitment to scholarship, character, cooperation, leadership, and service.

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  • Launching STEAM in Junior High

    The Junior High has launched its new STEAM Program for grades 7 & 8. This unique spin on STEAM incorporates the combined skills students formerly learned in Family and Consumer Science (FACS), Art and Technology into one course. During the first half of the year, students rotate through three teachers (Ms. Georgiou, Ms. McLam and Mr. Healy), for a series of mini-projects.

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  • Tenure Granted

    Congratulations to Nicole Unger (tenure area of Reading West Side), Jessica Skirbe (tenure area of elementary education at Lloyd Harbor), and Marissa Urso (tenure area of Library Media Specialist at Goosehill Primary) who were granted tenure at the recommendation of the Superintendent at the October Board of Education meeting. Superintendent, Jill M. Gierasch, the Board of Education, and the Administration offered congratulations with the highest of praise and support. Congratulations to all!

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  • October is Board of Education Recognition Month!

    Each year in October, the Central Parent Council (CPC) proudly recognizes the Board of Education for National School Board Recognition month, an opportunity to raise community awareness and understanding about the crucial role school board members have within a school district. It is a time to say thank you and share appreciation for the hard work, devotion and commitment school board members put to task voluntarily all year long to ensure all students succeed.

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  • HOMECOMING – Friday Night Lights!

    The Oct. 8th Homecoming event was a tremendous success! The outpouring of community family support was boundless, the energy was electrifying, and the Seahawks pulled off a 40-6 victory against Island Trees!

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  • PEP RALLY

    What an incredible Pep Rally today held outside on Seahawk Field! The weather was spectacular, student spirit was contagious, the costumes, the dances WOW! The teams burst through the giant Seahawk tunnel - through a parade of cheerleaders and out onto the field to end the day with classmates, teachers, administration, music and so much fun!

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  • Congratulations to our National Merit Program Commended Students!

    The Cold Spring Harbor Central School District is proud to announce that 14 students from the Class of 2022 have been designated as Commended Students in the 67th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. This nationally acclaimed academic recognition is awarded to students who show exceptional academic ability and potential for success in rigorous college studies.

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  • Spirit Week Country Day!

    Spirit Week Country Day! Students showed some “country swagger” this morning on day 2 of spirit week, as they strolled in donning cowboy hats, boots and denim! Thanks for sharing your spirit and Seahawk pride today with Homecoming just around the corner – October 8th “Friday Night Lights” 6:30pm game, see you there!

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  • Fluency Fridays

    New to West Side this year, 5th grade teacher, Ms. Kerry Markin, has introduced “Fluency Fridays” where students engage in math centers. This gives students a chance to practice and build upon their foundational math skills, in a creative and engaging way. Fun!

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  • What a beautiful flag - "Que Bonita Bandera"

    West Side second-graders in FLES are learning all about the various Spanish-speaking countries around the world while learning colors in Spanish! Thank you to Ms. Sandra Rivadeneyra, World Language Department Chairperson.

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  • The West Side hallways are bustling with activities and interactive bulletin boards

    The West Side hallways are bustling with activities and interactive bulletin boards at the start of the school year. Third graders let us know why they’re “Glad to be in Grade 3,” while fifth graders explored their curiosity with an “I Wonder” hallway of questions about scientific mysteries.

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  • Lloyd Harbor Students Honor our Heroes on Sept. 11

    "We Will Never Forget" In recognition of the 20th anniversary of September 11, Lloyd Harbor School showed its support and remembrance in many ways. Principal Valerie Massimo, Assistant to the Principal Kristen Sewell, and Library Media Specialist Whitney O’Donnell collaborated on how to best address an understanding through literature. Ms. Massimo shared, “In addition to our participation in the 9/11 District-wide Remembrance Event on Seahawk Field, we began our year with a school-wide read using a book entitled “Courage” by Bernard Waber.

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  • Nice to Meet You!

    If you stroll the hallways of Lloyd Harbor, you will be introduced to the many student “All About Me” bulletin boards. Students shared details about themselves with fellow classmates, through clever puzzle boards or interactive self-portrait faces that pulled down to reveal personality traits.

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  • Spirit Week

    Great kick-off to spirit week this morning at the Jr./Sr. High School. Today was pajama day and students strolled to school in their PJ’’s! Thanks to all the students and staff for a great beginning to spirit week culminating in the pep rally this Friday, followed by the Homecoming football game at 6:30 pm. Tomorrow is country day – Yeehaw!

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