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NOVEMBER TEACHER OF THE MONTH NOVEMBER TEACHER OF THE MONTH: Congratulations to Mrs. Liz Kozlowski for being selected as Teacher of the Month for November. Mrs. Kozlowski has phenomenal class management, conducts student-centered lessons, has good relationships with her students, and is a highly effective teacher. Her students are always engaged in learning. Mrs. Kozlowski is an excellent role model. We appreciate her perseverance and cheerful spirit even when the construction goes on noisily around her. Thank you, Mrs. Kozlowski!   more >>
EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH: Terry Stafford was chosen as Employee of the Month for November. She runs a good kitchen, treats all students with dignity and respect, and works well with teachers, administrators, and staff. She has creative ideas and has offered new food choices that have raised the participation in breakfast and lunch at the middle and high schools. Her can-do attitude is inspiring! Congratulations Mrs. Stafford!     more >>
BIG APPLE CRUNCH BIG APPLE CRUNCH: Once again this year, Newfield CSD participated in the Big Apple Crunch. This year students district-wide gathered in the elementary gym and crunched at the same time on October 25th. Apples were donated for all students, faculty and staff from Littletree Orchards and Indian Creek Farm. The Big Apple Crunch 2018 was presented by FarmOn! Foundation in partnership with local farmers across the apple belt of New York. The goal is to bring children closer to food and farming with healthy fun, ... more >>
Junior Area All-State Honor Choirs Junior Area All-State Honor Choirs: The Music Department congratulates ninth graders Sebastian Rainbow and Jessikah Russell on their acceptance into the 2018 Junior Area All-State Festival (Grades 7-9). Both students were selected from among the best singers of Central New York based on last spring's NYSSMA vocal solo scores. Each will have the opportunity to participate in an honor choir on November 2nd and 3rd at Ithaca High School. Sebastian will represent Newfield in the Mixed Chorus and Jessikah will ... more >>
OCTOBER EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH OCTOBER EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH: Amy Porter has been selected as Employee of the Month for October. Mrs. Porter will do anything that is needed including monitoring students on the bus. Much of the artwork in the elementary main hallway has been done by Mrs. Porter. She fills in where needed in a variety of jobs and does it cheerfully. She has a good attitude and can be counted on. She has helped by organizing staff to fill in gaps in coverage. Mrs. Porter is greatly appreciated!   more >>

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Dr. Cheryl Thomas, Superintendent
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Newfield, NY 14867

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