On April 8, 40 eighth grade students from Peekskill Middle School had the opportunity to travel to the Yorktown BOCES Tech Center to tour classrooms and facilities while examining their future options for 11th and 12th grade study. Click on the headline above to read more about their trip.
PKMS Environmental Club students are working to promote sustainability and sustainable practices at Depew Park, as well as monitor the overall quality of the health of Lake Mitchell, as part of their participation in the 21st annual Wheelabrator Symposium for Environment and Education. To learn more about their project, click on the headline above.
When five volunteers from the Cortlandt Manor Kohl’s store came to Peekskill Middle School to help out with a school beautification project, it was a double win for PKMS. Not only did the volunteers spend the afternoon helping to decorate the school’s halls, but thanks to Kohl’s Associates in Action program, PKMS was also awarded $500 for their visitor’s help.
Congratulations to those who were recently honored at the 2015 Peekskill Middle School/LEAP Girls Rock & Living Legacy Awards Night which took place at PKMS on March 26. The event was held in recognition of Black History and Women’s History months and celebrated PKMS girls and women in the Peekskill community who have made a difference through their contributions. Click on the headline above for a complete list of honorees.