District Announcements (Please Scroll Through)

  • Band Night is June 6

    BBQ at 5:00 PM, Music starts at 7:00 PM.  50/50 Raffle!

    Rain date - June 7 or 8

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  • Breaking News: PCHS Drama Club Nominated for 3 Metro Awards

    Congratulations to Grace Herbert, Taylor Masi and Elisabeth Montemurro for  being singled our by the Journal News for their outstanding performances in our spring musical "9 to 5!"

    More information about the Metro Awards and the nominees from other lower Hudson Valley high schools can be found at lohud.com 

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  • June 4th - It's the Taste of Port Chester!

    Don't miss this year's A Taste of Port Chester.  June 4, noon to 3:00.  sponsored by Tamarack Tower Foundation. All proceeds go towards our students' education.  See the attached flyer for ticket cost and other information.

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  • New York State Now Offers Tuition-Free Excelsior Scholarships for 2- and 4-year Colleges

    Parents and students can now take advantage of New York's new Excelsior Scholarships -- and a tuition-free college education - if they attend a SUNY or CUNY 2- or 4-year degree program, take 30 credits per year, maintain good academic standing and graduate within 2 or 4 years.

    This program starts immediately and is available for students whose families earn up to $100,000 annually beginning in fall 2017.  It will extend to families making up to $125,000 annually by 2019.  The application is available on June 9.

    Learn more: Fact Sheet.   Website.   Or text COLLEGE to 81336 for updates.

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  • Congratulations to the 68 PCHS Students Inducted into National Honor Society

    68 outstanding juniors and seniors were inducted into the National Honor Society on May 2.  These students have each achieved a minimum grade average of 85% and have demonstrated character, leadership and service.  See the attached press release for the full list of inductees. 

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  • School Calendar Announcement

    The 2016-2017 has been revised to reflect snow days.  You can download the revised calendar and the one-page 2017-2018 school year calendar below.

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  • Port Chester High School Ranked Among Top 2.4% in Nation

    Port Chester High School earned a Silver Medal in the U.S. News & World Report 2017 Best High Schools Rankings – a ranking awarded to just 2.4 percent of eligible high schools nationally.  According to the publication's data, PCHS ranked 161 among the more than 1500 public high schools in New York State.  Read more about it in the attached document.

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  • Port Chester Summer Softball Camp for Girls going into 5th - 12th Grades

    There are two week-long sessions:  June 26-30 and July 3-7, both from 9:00 AM - Noon, at Port Chester High School Softball Field

    The goal is to coach each athlete to her highest potential.  See the attached document for more details, costs, and an application.  REGISTRATION DEADLINE is June 16.

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  • Add Our Calendars to Your Device

    Here's everything you need to know about adding our school or district calendars to your personal devices

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School Budget Vote and Board of Education Election

The Budget Vote and Board of Education Election will be held on

May 16, 2017     -     7:00 AM - 9:00 PM

in the Port Chester Middle School Gymnasium

School district elections include voting for School Board candidates, school district budgets and school district referendums.  In order to vote in school district elections, you must be a registered voter.  

Am I Registered to Vote?  Find Out Here.

If you are not already a registered voter,  information about registering to vote can be found below.

If you are a registered voter who cannot vote in person, information about obtaining and voting by Absentee Ballot is at the bottom of this page.

To Register for Port Chester School District Elections Only

Individuals who wish to vote only in district elections and who meet the voter criteria can register by reporting, in person, to the Central Administration Office at 113 Bowman Avenue by May 8, 2017. The District Clerk's office is available for registration during the following times:

  • Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays from 1:00 - 4:00 PM until May 8, 2017

  • 2:30 - 6:30 PM on Monday May 8, 2017

You must bring a photo identification and proof of residence.

Obtaining and Voting by Absentee Ballot for the May 16, 2017 Budget Vote and Board of Education Election

Step 1:  Get An Application for an Absentee Ballot

Applications for Absentee Ballots are available in the District Clerk's office located in the Central Administration Office at 113 Bowman Avenue on Mondays through Thursdays from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM, and may be picked up by the voter or his/her representative. Applications can also be downloaded here.

  • The last day to apply by mail for an Absentee Ballot is Tuesday May 9, 2017.  Completed applications should be mailed to the District Clerk, Port Chester Schools, P.O. Box 246, Port Chester, NY 10573.

  • The last day to apply in person for an Absentee Ballot is Monday May 15, 2017

Step 2:  Receive and Submit an Absentee Ballot

Once the application is reviewed and accepted, an Absentee Ballot will be issued.  Completed and signed ballots may be mailed to the District Clerk, Port Chester Schools, P.O. Box 246, Port Chester, NY 10573, or they can be hand delivered by the voter or his/her representative to the District Clerk's Office at 113 Bowman Avenue.

In order for the ballot to be counted, it must be received in the District Clerk's office or dropped in the ballot box in the Port Chester Middle School gym no later than 5:00 PM on the day of the vote:  Tuesday May 16, 2017.