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EESTWVan Wyck JHS is proud to be a fully designated "Essential Elements: Schools to Watch" award recipient.
Click here to read our designation letter. pdf

nysmsa Van Wyck JHS is a member of the Statewide Network of Middle Level Support Schools that serve to:
1. Advocate for Middle Level Education
2. Site for Showcasing Promising Practices
3. Resource for Advice and Guidance

tristateVan Wyck JHS is a member of the NYS Tristate Consortium.

Contact Us
Contact us at 845-227-1700 Ext. 20100  or visit us at 6 Hillside Lake Road.
The Main Office is open during the school year Mon-Fri 7:30am-3:30pm.

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question Website Problems
Contact the Van Wyck Webmaster with all website-related questions:
Jeanette Baker at

What's Happening at Van Wyck?
... an interview with Dr. Shuchat, Dec. 2014
Click the video to play,
click here to open the video in a new window.

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    New Drop-Off/Pick-Up procedure for 2014-2015

    Due to construction in the Old Bus Compound, there will be changes to the Drop-Off/Pick-Up procedure. These changes will remain in effect for the duration of the school year.
    Morning Drop-Off (7:30-8:15)
    Afternoon Pick-Up (3:00)

    Click the headline for a printable map and additional details.

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  • Facts about the Ebola Virus

    The NYS Department of Health has supplied information about regarding Ebola.
    Click the headline for more informaiton.

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  • Free Math Tutoring for Grades 7&8

    A community volunteer group is continuing the free Math Tutoring and Homework Assistance for students in Grades 7-12.
    Click here for details.

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  • Entry Procedure at Main Entrance

    In order to maximize security for our students and staff, all doors at the main entrance will be locked from 8:00 a.m. until 2:37 p.m. Please be prepared to show proper picture identification and state the reason for visiting the school.
    Click the headline for additional information.

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  • Student Handbook 2014-2015

    The Student Handbook is designed to help students and parents understand the services and policies at Van Wyck JHS.
    Click the headline to access this year's Student Handbook.

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  • Dress Code

    Please remember our dress code while shopping for back-to-school clothing.
    1. No short shorts or short skirts.
    2. No clothing that inappropriately exposes body parts or undergarments (no tank tops, spaghetti straps, etc.).
    3. Appropriate footwear (no flip flops, etc.)
    4. No hats.
    Click the headline for additional details about the Van Wyck Dress Code.

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  • Parent Portal

    Use our Parent Portal to securely access your student's emergency contacts, course schedules, report cards, bus schedules and more! Click on the headline for additional information.
    Use the "Quick Links" in the left column of our website to access the Parent Portal.

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  • Signup for SchoolMessenger

    Click on the headline to register for the WCSD SchoolMessenger Notification System.

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  • Signup for e-News

    Join our mailing list and receive daily announcements from Van Wyck.

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  • Immunization Requirement for Students Entering 6th Grade

    New York State Law Section 2164 requires certain immunizations (shots) to enter 6th grade and attend school. Please check with your health care provider as soon as possible to make sure that your child has all the needed immunizations.
    Visit the Health Office website for details.

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