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.
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!
The final day for seniors to have their portraits taken by Lifetouch for the yearbook will be Thursday, November 13, 2014. Please call 1-800-333-2560 for an appointment. This will also be the make-up day for any underclassmen who still need their picture taken.
The Secondary PTA, combined middle school and high school, will meet on Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 7:00 P.M. at Spackenkill High School. Meetings for the remainder of the year will be: 12/2/14 at TMS, 2/10/15 at SHS, 4/14/15 at TMS and 6/9/15 at SHS. We look forward to seeing you there!
All seniors will have a second panoramic class picture taken on Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 7:30 A.M. in the gymnasium.
Congratulations to Matthew Davis who was recognized by the College Board as a 2014-2015 National Hispanic Recognition Program award recipient for his outstanding academic accomplishment.
The National Merit Scholarship Corporation has announced the names of about 34,000 commended students in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program. Zuha Anwar, Dylan Cook, Matthew Davis, Fred Gong, Vanessa Lam-Tran, Grace Palumbo and Eric Song are being recognized for the exceptional academic promise demonstrated by their outstanding performance. Congratulations to all of you on this significant achievement!
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Spackenkill High School
112 Spackenkill Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
Principal: Steven Malkischer
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