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Global Firm to Conduct Safety, Security Assessment

Sun, 03/11/2018 - 07:30

City School District of New Rochelle

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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Guidepost Solutions LLC, a global security consulting firm based in Manhattan, has been chosen to conduct a security assessment of the City School District of New Rochelle schools.

The New Rochelle Board of Education voted to hire the company at its Tuesday meeting.

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03/28 Special Screening of the Post at the Picture House Regional Film Center 07:30 PM

Sun, 03/11/2018 - 06:51

George Freeman

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PELHAM, NY -- On Wednesday, March 28th at 7:30 p.m. The Picture House Regional Film Center (TPH) will host a special screening of the Oscar-nominated film, The Post, followed by a discussion with George Freeman, the former Assistant General Counsel for The New York Times and current Executive Director of the Media Law Resource Center. Prior to the event Picture House members will be invited to an exclusive, complimentary cocktail reception at a private Pelham home within walking distance to the theater.

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See a Whole New Spring with Different Strokes of Paint!

Sun, 03/11/2018 - 05:56

See a Whole New Spring with Different Strokes of Paint!

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PELHAM, NY -- Spring has finally arrived with longer days and more fun at the Pelham Art Center. Here are a few of the reasons PAC is excited for the spring season to start.

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New Rochelle School Officials Working with Gun Control Advocates to Stage Walkout Next Week

Sat, 03/10/2018 - 04:12

New Rochelle High School

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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- New Rochelle school officials have announced they will temporarily suspend the "controlled access posture" at New Rochelle High School to accommodate student gun control advocates who have organized a protest event on the campus next week.

Students, working with school officials, have planned a 17-minute walkout demonstration to demand stronger gun control laws at 10 a.m. on March 14th.

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New Rochelle Task Force on School Violence Sets Inaugural Meeting for Saturday

Fri, 03/09/2018 - 18:33
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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The Task Force for Reduction of Violence in the Lives of Children and Youth, a committee created by the City School District of New Rochelle, will hold its first meeting on Saturday, March 10th from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The meeting had been scheduled for Wednesday March 7th but was postponed due to the weather.

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New Rochelle Man, a Bronx School Teacher, Busted on Child Pornography Charges

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 10:55

Tyler Davidson

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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- A New Rochelle man who is a special education teacher at Lewis and Clark High School in the Bronx has been arraigned on child pornography charges.

Tyler Davidson, 37, was arraigned in New Rochelle City Court, was charged with one count of Promoting an Obscene Sexual Performance by a Child and one count of Possessing an Obscene Sexual Performance by a Child.

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New Rochelle Task Force on School Violence Members Named

Mon, 03/05/2018 - 19:50

Dr. Jonathan Brice

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This is official press release from City School District of New Rochelle. Talk of the Sound was barred from the press conference and blocked from receiving the press release. It has been the policy of Schools Superintendent Dr. Brian Osborne to bar Talk of the Sound from press releases, media availabilities and press conference. This press release was provided to Talk of the Sound by another media outlet.

NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The members of the New Rochelle Task Force on Reducing Violence in the Lives of Children and Youth were announced today by Chairman Dr. Jonathan Brice.

The 46 community members, City and School District officials and others represent a wide cross section of New Rochelle, including law enforcement, educators, parents, students, business and non-profit and faith-based organizations. Many of the members are New Rochelle High School alumni. They were chosen from nearly 300 applications.

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Camp Shape Registration April 11

Sun, 03/04/2018 - 17:38

Camp Shape Registration April 11

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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Camp Shape will be returning to the New Rochelle community for another summer. 

The program represents a collaboration between the City School District of New Rochelle Athletic Department and Backyard Sports, a Westchester-based recreational program provider. The camp features sports specific programming in soccer, basketball, and tennis and is open to all New Rochelle young athletes in grades three through eight. 

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NRHS Wrestler Captures State Crown to Cap Perfect Season

Sun, 03/04/2018 - 17:18

NRHS Wrestler Captures State Crown to Cap Perfect Season

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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- New Rochelle High School junior wrestler Jake Logan ended a perfect season by winning the state title in the 182-pound class on Saturday at the Times Union Center in Albany.

"It may be cliché, but it's surreal," Logan told The Journal News. "It's awesome. It's something I've worked for as long as I can remember."

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City's Planned Move to Downtown Offers New Rochelle School District Historic Opportunity

Sun, 03/04/2018 - 17:01

City's Planned Move to Downtown Offers New Rochelle School District Historic Opportunity

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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The planned move of New Rochelle city government offices from 515 North Avenue offers a historic opportunity for the City School District of New Rochelle to gain space for operations and classes.

The School District has shared the 121,000-square-foot building for decades, with city government on the ground floor and first floor and the District on the second and third stories. With the move, expected sometime in 2021, the School District will gain an additional 86,000 square feet for instructional space, offices and other uses.

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Letter from the Superintendent

Sun, 03/04/2018 - 16:16

Letter from the Superintendent

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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- 

City School District of New Rochelle Community Members,

As school safety and security remains on our minds both locally and nationally, I can report that we in the City School District of New Rochelle are seeing progress on several fronts. You may have seen earlier this week that we have reached an agreement with the city of New Rochelle to station armed police officers at New Rochelle High School through the end of this school year.

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