Inspired by a tradition of excellence and a spirit of continuous improvement, the Spackenkill School District will provide all of our students with the academic and social skills necessary to pursue their goals and become responsible citizens in an interdependent global community.
Congratulations to Spackenkill High School junior Kabongo Barry, who competed at the New York State Public High School Track and Field Championship in Syracuse on June 10. Kabongo won the state public school title in the 200-meter dash, setting a new school record with a time of 21.79. He finished second in the 100-meter dash. In the Federation final he finished sixth in both the 200-meter and 100-meter events.
He is the first Spackenkill male track athlete to win a state title.
Finals Exam will take place June 9th-22nd.
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On Friday, June 10 from 8:30 to 9:30 pm, the Spackenkill Leo Club will host the 8th annual Spackenkill Remembrance Walk to recognize and celebrate the lives of all of those who have passed away. This well-attended event begins at dusk with a community-building walk around the track, which will be illuminated by lanterns. Additionally, sky lanterns will be launched by Leo Club members as beacons of remembrance. All ages are welcome and the event is free..
“To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die.” — Thomas Campbell
Click here for the Live Stream Presentation of this event.
Spackenkill students recently competed in the U.S. National Chemistry Olympiad sponsored by the American Chemical Society. After competing at the local level regional competition, Vincent Li, Eileen Gao, and Peter Staten (alternate) qualified to compete in the national competition held at Mount Saint Mary College. Vincent Li earned High Honor status at the national competition, placing among the top 50 students in the United States.
Brian Griffing has been named BOCES CTI Valedictorian for Class of 2016. He will attend Dutchess Community College in the fall, where he will study to earn an associate’s degree in business. Afterward, he plans to attend culinary school and major in culinary arts, with the intention of one day becoming chef/owner of a restaurant. We wish him great success on his academic and career path!
Eleventh grade student Sarah McCall has successfully completed a Job Shadow program with Senator Sue Serino (both are pictured above). Lydia Biskup, Director of District Operations for Senator Serino, writes, "She has set the standard for future Spackenkill interns." Congratulations on this accomplishment!
Week of June 6-
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Spackenkill High School
112 Spackenkill Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
Principal: Steven Malkischer
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The Food Service Department is accepting applications for part-time substitute work and permanent work. Applications are available at the District Office, 15 Croft Road, from 8 am to 4 pm. If you have any questions, please call (845) 463-7836.