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.
The Class of 2015 is selling holiday wreaths. They are 22 inches in diameter and decorated with frosted pine cones, berries and a red bow, and cost $20.00. Pre-paid orders can be placed now through Tuesday, November 25, 2014. Wreaths will be delivered Friday, December 5, 2014.Checks should be made payable to Spackenkill Activity Fund. Please send orders to Kristin Oakley or Despi Stathidis at the high school. Thank you for your support and Happy Holidays!
Hagan students recently provided a proper send-off for the girls’ volleyball team on their way up to Glens Falls for the State Final Four Championship.
The Class of 2016 is now selling beautiful poinsettias for the holiday season. They are available in red, white, pink, or marble in a 6 1/2 inch pot for $10.00 each. We are taking pre-paid orders now until November 25th. Poinsettias will be delivered Wednesday, December 3rd. Please make checks payble to the Spackenkill Activity Fund. Please send orders to Jodi Girard or Mark VanHorne at the high school. Thank you and Happy Holidays!
On Wednesday, October 22, forty-four new members were inducted into the SHS chapter of the National Honor Society. Congratulations to all new members!
A contingent of National Honor Society members organized by Kayleigh Schneeberger participated in the CROP WALK to raise funds to fight hunger both locally and internationally. The five-mile walk took place in Poughkeepsie on Sunday, October 18.
On Friday, October 17, the Spackenkill High School Student Government presented Pari Forood with a $450 check on behalf of the student body and faculty. Ms. Forood is the executive director of Miles of Hope, a local foundation that supports women with breast cancer. SGO collected funds with the help of various staff members who risked being "Pied". Additonal funds were collected to "Duct Tape" Mr. Malkischer to the gym wall. A total of $600 was raised. SGO will make a donation of $150 to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation as well.
The annual Junior-Senior Spirit Week Flag Football game was played on Friday, October 17, 2014. In a spirited contest, the seniors edged out the juniors for a victory. Congratulations to all participants!
Spirit Week and Homecoming were celebrated October 14 -18, 2014 at SHS. Students and faculty participated in Tie dye Tuesday, class color wars, twin day and Spartan pride. Please enjoy the pictures!
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Spackenkill High School
112 Spackenkill Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
Principal: Steven Malkischer
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