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  • My Brother's Keeper Update

    Posted by Caroline Woodward on 3/24/2023

    My Brother's Keeper presented updates at the March 23, 2023 Board of Education Meeting!

    Click here for the presentation.

    Click here for pictures.

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  • NYS Grades 3-8 Testing Information

    Posted by Caroline Woodward on 3/13/2023
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  • BOE approves Real Property Tax Law 466-a local eligibility

    Posted by Kevin Witt on 2/21/2023

    At its February 16 meeting, Middletown's Board of Education approved eligibility requirements for local volunteer firefighters and ambulance workers to receive a reduction in school taxes through Real Property Tax Law 466a, as enacted by Chapter 670 of the Laws of 2022. Those eligible can receive up to a 10 percent reduction on the assessed evaluation of their primary residence.

    Click here for the Board of Education presentation

    Assessor's office contact information
    City of Middletown: Marianne Feely, (845) 346-4141
    Town of Wallkill: Lisa Chutka, (845) 692-7811
    Town of Goshen: Alan W. Eskew, (845) 294-7121, ext. 1233
    Wawayanda: Heather Shields, (845) 355-5700, ext. 9

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  • Second quarter report cards available

    Posted by Kevin Witt on 2/10/2023 10:15:00 AM

    Please be advised that your scholar's Marking Period 2 Report Cards are available for viewing on Infinite Campus Backpack. For instructions on how to access Backpack and view your scholars' grades, please click the link below.

    Click Here.

    If you need any assistance with your Parent Portal account, please contact us at parent.portal@ecsdm.org. 

    Por favor tenga en cuenta que las calificaciones del segundo período de calificaciones de su estudiante están disponibles para verlas en Backpack por Infinite Campus. Para obtener instrucciones sobre cómo acceder a Backpack y ver las calificaciones de sus alumnos, haga clic en el enlace a continuación.

    Haga clic aquí.

    Si necesita ayuda con su cuenta de Portal de Padres, contáctenos en parent.portal@ecsdm.org

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  • Digital Equity Survey Reminder

    Posted by Caroline Woodward on 1/24/2023

    NYSED requires districts to submit a student digital access survey for every student attending our district. They will use the information from the responses to plan strategies for digital and educational equity for all NYS students. We are asking you to help us fulfill this requirement and complete this survey for each grade Kindergarten-12 student in your family attending Middletown City Schools. 


    Digital Equity Survey (English)     Encuesta de equidad digital (Español)


    The information you submit is confidential and will only be shared with NYSED. 

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  • Congratulations to Our Newly Tenured Teachers!

    Posted by Caroline Woodward on 1/20/2023
    At the January 19 Board of Education meeting, the following ECSDM staff members were congratulated for achieving tenure. Thank you for all your hard work in our school community!
    Colleen Hirko
    Valeria Bianchi
    Kathryn Burns
    Sara McKenna
    Robert Page
    Barbara Sergiano
    Christine Sharpe
    Tamika Harris
    Nicole Tangney 
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  • Elementary all-county musicians

    Posted by Kevin Witt on 1/19/2023 10:00:00 AM

    Please join us in congratulating the following Middie musicians who were accepted into Elementary All-County. These young musicians had to perform an audition (consisting of a difficult solo, sight reading, and scales) on January 7 in Goshen. They will perform with other accepted musicians from around Orange County at the Orange County Music Educators Association on April 29 at Twin Towers Middle School.

    We will share photos of these talented scholar-musicians when they are available.

    Heather Checo - 6th grade Violin I - Monhagen
    Saoirse McElroy - 6th grade Viola - Monhagen
    Elani Blanco - 6th Grade - Violin 1 - Twin Towers
    Alena Newsome - 6th Grade - Viola - Twin Towers
    Aris Bell - 6th Grade - Cello - Twin Towers
    Tiantian "Olina" Ouyang - 5th Grade - Violin 1 - Presidential Park
    Zichi Lou - 5th Grade - Violin 2 - Presidential Park

    Abigail Rivera - 6th Grade - Clarinet - Twin Towers
    Jailene Rivera - 6th Grade - Flute - Monhagen
    Alondra Rendon - 6th Grade - Flute - Monhagen
    Marley Henesy - 6th Grade - Alto Saxophone - Monhagen

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  • 2023 Scholastic Art Awards winners

    Posted by Kevin Witt on 1/13/2023 10:15:00 AM

    Congratulations to Alayna Santos and Middletown's other Gold and Silver Key winners in the 2023 Scholastic Art Awards regional contest. Their work will be included in an exhibit at SUNY New Paltz, where the artists will be honored at a ceremony February 3

    Alayna won two Gold Keys and two Silver Keys - all in the photography category - to lead Middletown. We will share the work of our Gold/Silver Key winners as soon as possible.

    Gold Key winners (category in parenthesis)
    Max Alexander (digital art)
    Jessica Huerta (digital art)
    Charlize Molyneux (digital art)
    Angelys Nieves Calle (digital art)
    Hailey Ramirez (digital art)
    Amilie Ramsey (digital art)
    Savion Rhodes (photography)
    Alayna Santos (two in photography)
    Kayla Torres (digital art)

    Silver Key winners (category in parenthesis)
    Shayna Brechner (digital art)
    Stephanie Caceres (drawing and illustration)
    Alexandra Gollis (two in photography)
    Corine Kane (digital art)
    Jordan Melendez (digital art)
    Lucero Morales (jewelry)
    Angelys Nieves Calle (two in digital art)
    Melanie Rojas (digital art)
    Alayna Santos (two in photography)
    Charles Simao (digital art)
    Madison Torres (three in digital art)

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