• The application deadline has been extended to Monday, August 1, and students can apply online at:



    Here at The Chamber Foundation, we are recruiting for the 2022-2023 Youth Leadership cohort.


    The application deadline is June 30, and students can apply online at: https://www.chamberfdn.org/leadership-programs/youth-development/


    We appreciate anything you can do to spread the word about the Youth Leadership program to students at your school who will be entering grade 10 or 11 for the 2022-2023 academic year.  


    Youth Leadership is a college, career, and leadership preparatory program for students in grades 10 and 11 who live and/or attend school in Dutchess County. The program offers a sliding scale cost; families who are unable to pay these fees are still welcome to participate in the program.






  • YL

  • Why we use Naviance -


    We use Naviance over the course of your high school career. It will be used as part of the college application process when requesting letters of recommendations, and sending documents to the colleges that you are applying to.  It is recommended that students take the Career Interest Profiler. There are many assessments included that can be taken that will provide alot of helpful information on your personality traits, learning styles etc...  Please view the slides attached for directions.

  • Looking for a summer job? Want to be close to home?

    Click here to see job offers right here in the city of Beacon.

  • Student athletes who register with the  NCAA,  please use the NCAA Eligibility Center code of 9999 so your college board test scores (SAT and AP exams)  are sent directly to the NCAA Eligibility Center from the testing agency.

DCC Information

  • Any student who plans to take a DCC course for the first time will need to register for an "A" number. Please do so now before classes start in September. Please keep this number in a safe place, as we are not provided copies. Please visit the link below to create your A number for the first time. Students who took DCC courses already while in high school, do not need to create another A number. Please use the link below. Directions are attached.