District Code of Conduct

Under SAVE Regulations, the district is required to make the District's Code of Conduct available.  If you wish a hard copy of the document, please call your school building.


  Log onto Outlook Web Access
  NYSED TSR Verification
  SOMS IDE Cohort 2012-13
  Staff Resources
  Instructional Technology



In keeping with our security procedures we want to remind anyone who wishes to enter any SOCSD building that you will be required to present a photo ID to the security guard prior to entering.  Your cooperation and understanding is appreciated as the safety of our children is our number one priority.

SOCSD Increased Security Measures

Emergency Codes & Procedures - English

Emergency Codes & Procedures - Spanish


Central Administration   
160 Van Wyck Road
Blauvelt, NY  10913   
845. 680.1000

Site updated 03/03/2015
Copyright © SOCSD, 2011
All Rights Reserved.

Website Disclaimer


Board of Education Meetings

Regular Board of Education Meeting
Thursday, March 12, 2015 - Budget Workshop


Noteworthy Items

TZHS Blood Drive!
Thursday, March 5 from 8:30am - 8:30pm
In loving memory of Mickey Reeves

Zumba for Charity Night for the
Penguin Plunge

Thursday, March 5 from 7:00 - 8:00pm
(Registration begins at 6:30pm)
Additional Details


Annual We the People
A Multi-Cultural Festival

Sunday, March 8th at SOMS
11:00am to 2:00pm

Show Off Your STEAM!
The 2nd Annual STEAM Expo is right around the corner and it’s time to register!
The Community is welcome and encouraged to attend!

Did you create an experiment, participate in a competition or create a project in science, technology, engineering, art or math this year?

Then join your fellow students and show off your hard work to the community in South Orangetown’s Second Annual K-12 STEAM Expo!

The submission deadline is Tuesday, March 10, 2015. No entries will be accepted after that date.

Tuesday, March 24 from 6:00-8:00pm at TZHS

Projects showcased include bridge building, magnetic-levitation (mag-lev) vehicles, robotics, 3-D printing, computer programming and much more!

Email Vicki Caramante at mvcaramante@msn.com or Marc Eckert at meckert@socsd.org.

Click Here to Register

Click Here for Expo Guidelines

2014-15 Calendar Changes - Please Review this Important Information

The Board adopted 2014-2015 Calendar included three snow days and we have currently used four snow days.

As a result, we will be adding April 7 (fourth snow day that needs to be made up) for students and staff to the calendar.

Please note that school will now be in session on: April 7, 8, May 22, & 26.

Nominating Petitions for Board Seats
The annual budget vote and election of board members will take place on Tuesday, May 19, 2015. On June 30, 2015, the term of office expires for Board Member Annmarie Uhl. Nominating petitions for the board seat will be available in the District Clerk's office beginning Tuesday, March 3, 2015. The number of signatures needed on candidate petitions is 30 (2% of last year's voting population).

Petitions must be submitted to the Office of the District Clerk no later than 5:00 p.m. on Monday, April 20, 2015. For more information, contact Terry Campanella at 680-1012.

4th Annual Flying Dutchmen 5K
Saturday, March 21, 2015
8:00 - 8:45am - Check In
8:45am - Kids Run (8 & Under)
9:15 5k Race/Walk
Details & Registration Form


Veterans' Tax Exemption - (June 19, 2014)

Veterans' Tax Exemption - (April 24, 2014)
June 19 BOE Audio

Early Dismissal Times/Delayed Openings

District Upcoming Events/School Highlights

Student/Staff Achievements

Transcript Release Form - Former Student



Email Communication System
For Parents/Guardians with Students in District

Please be advised that any changes/updates to your children(s) contact information must go through the appropriate school building.  This includes updates to emergency phone numbers, email addresses, etc.  Please contact your school building accordingly for these changes to take effect.

Email Communication System
For Community/Without Students in District

Community members that would like to receive GENERAL district information, please sign up here:  Click here for community sign up - YOU WILL NOT RECEIVE BUILDING UPDATES.  Information provided here will not be given to school buildings for updates.  Phone calls will not be made from this list in the event of school closings.

Delays/School Closings
In addition to email notifications, announcements will be made on the web in addition to radio and TV stations.