Superintendent Update - June 14, 2024

Posted by Victoria Jackson on 6/14/2024

Our Spring Music Concerts are on YouTube:

All of our six schools held concerts this spring and you can check them out here:

Commendations Ceremony June 17, 2024

The District Commendations Ceremony was changed to 6:00 on Monday, June 17 at 6:00 at Beacon High School.  Last week we informed people receiving a commendation and we welcome all to attend to honor students, staff and community members who will be recognized on Monday.

Retirement and Tenure Recognition Ceremony June 17, 2024

At the Board of Education meeting on Monday, June 17 at 7:00 we will honor our retiring staff this year and our teachers receiving tenure this year.  

Pride Month Community Event!

There is a free community Family Pride event here in Beacon on Saturday, June 15 at The Yard 4 Hanna Ln, Beacon NY from 1-5.

Juneteenth- Wednesday, June 19- Schools are Closed- Check out the Community Juneteenth Event

From 11-5 on Wednesday at Riverfront Park in Beacon, consider joining community members at the Beacon Juneteenth Riverfront Celebration to celebrate the holiday!

As our amazing class of 2024 gets ready to graduate next week, we wanted to share some of the places they will be attending next year.

Class of 2024 – Future Plans

Alfred State College

Bard College-Berlin

Binghamton University

Bowie State University

Bridgewater State University

Broward College

Clemson University

Cornell University

Dean College

Dutchess Community College

High Point University

Johnson & Wales University

LIU Brooklyn

Manhattan School of Music

Manhattanville University

Marist College

Marywood University

Massachusetts School of Art and Design

Mercy University

Mount Saint Mary College

Northeastern University

Orange Community College

Pratt Institute

Rockland Community College

Sienna College

Simmons University

Southeastern University

St. John’s University

Stony Brook University



SUNY Canton

SUNY-College of Environmental Science and Forestry


SUNY-Delhi-College of Technology


SUNY- Oneonta

SUNY-New Paltz

Syracuse University

The Cooper Union

Tufts University

United States Air Force

United States Space Force

University at Albany

University of Connecticut

University of Charleston

University of Delaware

University of Massachusetts-Amherst

University of Rochester

University of Vermont

Villanova University

Wagner College

Wesleyan University

Williams College

Several of our students have successfully obtained employment in their specific fields, and will begin working full-time after Graduation.

Have a great weekend!

Matt Landahl