District

Board Approves 2014-15 School Calendar

On Wednesday, March 19, 2014, the New Lebanon Board of Education approved the 2014-15 school calendar. This is the basic one-page calendar stating holidays, breaks, Regents testing dates, conference days, etc. The calendar can be downloaded on the calendar webpage.


Letter to parents: State testing in New Lebanon

Dear New Lebanon Families: There is a lot of discussion regarding mandatory state testing of students in grades 3 ‐ 8. We have visited the many websites and we follow the news. With all the discussion, we thought that we should let you know about State testing in New Lebanon, specifically. If, after reading this… Read more »


Holiday Craft Fair ~ December 7

The Holiday Craft Fair featuring over 40 vendors will be held on Saturday, Dec. 7 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the New Lebanon Jr/Sr High School gymnasium. With jewelry, crafts, raffles and more, there is something for everyone. The kitchen will be open from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Children’s crafts sponsored by… Read more »


Homeowners with the Basic STAR Exemption must register online

Residents are invited to register online at the Jr/Sr High School Dec. 11 (Nov. 7, 2013) The New Lebanon Central School District would like to remind residents that the deadline to register for the Basic STAR exemption that reduces school property taxes is Dec. 31, 2013, in order to receive the exemption in 2014 and… Read more »


Community Thanksgiving Dinner Set for November 23

For the second year, New Lebanon Jr/Sr High School’s Appetites Anonymous/Food Club will be sponsoring a Thanksgiving Dinner for the community on Saturday, Nov. 23. The dinner will be held in the school cafeteria from 4:30-6 p.m. The cost is free. To help the club plan for the appropriate amount of food to serve, community… Read more »


Chili Cook-Off to Heat Up November 11

New Lebanon Jr/Sr High School’s Appetites Anonymous/Food Clubwill sponsor a Chili Cook-Off on Veteran’s Day, November 11, in honor of our veterans. The event will be held in the school’s cafeteria from 1-2:30 p.m. Anyone who would like to bring a crock pot of chili is welcome. Admission is a suggested donation of $5 and… Read more »


District to Release APPR Scores Upon Written Request

All parents/guardians have the right to request Annual Professional Performance Review (APPR) quality ratings and composite effectiveness scores for their child’s current year’s teacher(s) and principal(s). Upon official written request, parents/guardians will be notified by mail of their child’s teacher’s or principal’s evaluation score. Responses will be mailed out within 15 school days of receipt… Read more »



Students Artwork Displayed at Chatham County Fair

Congratulations to all those students who were selected for the 2013 Columbia County Fair, which was held on Aug. 28- Sept. 2.These students were selected for their excellent artwork and skill. They each received a certificate of achievement and had their artwork displayed in the Schoolwork Exhibit in the Red Schoolhouse. Ms. Brooks and Mrs…. Read more »


District Announces Leadership Changes, Welcomes Rick Arket to the Jr/Sr High

Changes in leadership are in place at the New Lebanon Central School District for the 2013-14 school year. The district welcomes Rick Arket (pictured) as the assistant principal of the Jr/Sr High School, while Leslie Whitcomb transitions to the elementary school and Matthew Klafehn to principal at the Jr/Sr High School. Whitcomb has moved over… Read more »