November 22nd

Welcome to the Friday Folder, a weekly feature designed to highlight activities during the past week and plans for the upcoming school days. If you have something you would like to add, send an email to and we will share it with the school community. You can also send comments/feedback by email.

Make sure you check the District Calendar for up to date events coming to school. 




11/27 - 29

Macbeth Performances at the Tina Packer Playhouse in Lenox, MA

Parent Teacher Conferences (5:30-8PM)

Early Dismissal Drill (release 15 minutes early)

Thanksgiving Recess

Link to sign up for Parent Teacher Conferences for Grades 7-12. Our Parent/Teacher conferences will take place on Monday, November 25, 2019 from 5:30-8:00 pm.  Sign up online

Reminder: During AM Dropoff, please drive slowly through the parking lot. Vehicles entering the parking lot should proceed to the drop-off lane. Remind children to use crosswalks and sidewalks for their safety.

Temperatures are dropping. Just a friendly reminder that we continue to go outside to play in the colder weather and there are times when students might be outside for extended periods. Please be sure to send your child to school wearing appropriate clothing for the cool temperatures. Please make sure that your child is dressed appropriately for the weather including wearing a winter coat, hat, and gloves when necessary.


Success Fest Registration Opens

Free activities for students and families

Application and Youth Council Guidance

NYS Governor’s Youth Council Guidance Document for the 2019-2020 Application

An effective way to engage youth in state government


TechValley Info Sessions (Current 8th Graders)

TVH is a project-based learning high school


HOBY Leadership Program (Sophomores)

HOBY is a youth leadership program where students get to spend the weekend with other student-leaders from all over the state


Thanksgiving Dinner

Join us to celebrate Thanksgiving! Tuesday, November 19 th at 6:30 pm


Programs at the Philmont Library

Story Hour, Backyard Birds, Musical Story Hour. Check out events happening at the Philmont Library

SchoolTool App

SchoolTool App

Download and set up the SchoolTool App on your phone or tablet


Taconic Hills Youth Basketball

Sign Ups happening now!


Mr B on Twitter [Gr 7-12]

Follow Mr. Buhrmaster on Twitter


Extra Curricular Activities

Extra Curricular Activities are clubs and groups you can join to have fun after school is done for the day. No grades, no stress. Relax, find a fun activity and sign up.


Statement on Legislation Removing Non-Medical Exemption from School Vaccination Requirements

On June 13, 2019, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo signed legislation removing non-medical exemptions from school vaccination requirements for children


Athletic Calendar

Check out the schedule for upcoming sporting events.