The New Paltz Central School District exists for the children of the community. The focus of its programs and activities is the commitment to measured excellence and continuous growth and development for all.
Our Guiding Principles
Focus on learning and success for all
Create a cohesive and inclusive culture K-12, across buildings and departments
Empower and create success for disengaged and disenfranchised students
Capital Project Continues to Move Forward 2/13/17
Plans for an addition and renovations to New Paltz Middle School have been given the green light by New York State, and work is planned to start in May on what will be the largest phase of the $52.9 million Capital Project.
District administrators, Board of Education members, and representatives of the architectural and construction management firms working on the Capital Project provided an update on its progress to the community on January 26. READ MORE
Project Update 12/21/16
Members of the Board of Education and several District administrators joined representatives from the District’s architectural firm, Tetra Tech, and construction management firm, the Palombo Group, on December 14 to officially break ground on the High School's new addition. While significant infrastructure updates have already been completed (roofs at Duzine, the Middle School, and the High School were all replaced this summer, and replacement of the septic at the Transportation Center and folding partition walls at Lenape are complete), this phase of the project marks the beginning of work that directly provides students with increased learning opportunities. READ MORE
Statement of Non-Discrimination
The District condemns and prohibits all forms of discrimination and harassment based on actual or perceived race, color, weight, national origin, ethnic group, religion, religious practice, disability, sexual orientation, gender or sex. If you believe that you have been discriminated against, you may make a claim that your rights have been denied. This claim or grievance may be filed with the Director of Pupil Personnel Services Title IX Officer: New Paltz Central School District, 196 Main Street, New Paltz, NY, 12561, (845) 256-4040
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Superintendent Announces Summer Office Hours
During the week of June 26, 2017 through June 30, 2017, the New Paltz Central Schools District offices will be open from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM and will be operating on a summer hours schedule beginning July 3, 2017. During the summer hours schedule, all offices in the district will be open to the public from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM Monday through Thursday and closed on Fridays.
The two exceptions include the Athletic Office which will be open from 7:00 AM until 3:00 PM and the Transportation Office which will be open Monday through Friday from 6:30 AM until 4:00 PM. It should be noted that the High School Guidance Office, while open Monday through Thursday, is closed from noon and 1:00 PM.
All offices will be open from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM August 28, 2017 through September 1, 2017.
Regular office hours will resume on September 5, 2017, Monday through Friday, with times varying by building and office. Please check the district website at www.newpaltz.k12.ny.us for building specific office hours.
The New Paltz Central School District is currently updating our website to ensure ADA compliance.
Emails to the District
If you send an email to someone in the District and do not receive a response, please call the party to whom you addressed the email.