Regents exam optional this year

With the amount of rapid adaptation students have been put through this past year, the State of New York decided in March to cancel the Regents exam graduation requirement for…

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Special ed to offer new options

Director of special education services Julie Umar gave an update on the standing of the special education department at the Whitehall Board of Education’s April meeting, outlining what’s in store…

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Schools to reopen in March

Whitehall junior-senior high school principal Ethan Burgess put it best in his letter posted on the school’s website last Friday. “It’s been a long time coming but we can begin…

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School approves basketball, nixes wrestling

Whitehall Central School District has approved boys and girls varsity and junior varsity basketball, but not wrestling, as Washington County recently approved high-risk sports. The county made this decision last…

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Work is progressing at junior/senior high

The Whitehall junior/senior high school project is coming along nicely. In fact, 35 students have been attending school at the building since Jan. 19, the Tuesday after Martin Luther King…

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Dee: No Dresden student ‘left behind’

Lack of broadband access is not something that is uncommon when it comes to municipalities throughout Washington County so throughout the COVID-19 pandemic students everywhere have had to participate in…

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School virus-testing planned

Whitehall Central School superintendent Pat Dee outlined the school district’s anticipated COVID-19 testing plan in accordance with Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s micro-cluster initiative via a video on YouTube on Dec. 15.…

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