During Public Participation, speakers may offer objective comments to the Board
concerning school operations and programs. Comments will be limited to two (2)
minutes per speaker. The Board encourages
speakers not to express personal complaints or defamatory comments about the
Orange Board of Education personnel or any person associated with the Orange
Public School System. Comments about security
issues, matters related to due process, negotiations, or grievances will not be
permitted. Consistent with the
principles of the Federal Education Right to Privacy Act (FERPA), discussions
about students are prohibited absent a written parent waiver. Public participation does not allow for a
two-way conversation between the Board and the participants. We thank you for expressing your thoughts and
opinions, all comments will be taken into consideration.
The district has created a COVID 19 Dashboard that will be updated every Friday. This will include the most current number of staff and students who are quarantining due to being COVID positive or having had a close contact. This data is compiled by information families and staff share with our school nurses.
Please remember to contact your school nurse if:
- Your child is having key COVID-19 symptoms,
- Tested positive, or
- was exposed to someone who has tested positive for COVID-19
- Traveled to a state other than NY, NJ, or RI
Kindergarten Registration Information 2021-2022
If your child is turning five on or before January 1, 2022 it is time to register for kindergarten!
Please register by February 28th by clicking on the link below: