3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Mobile Food Pantry at Hillcrest
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM PHS Interact Club Safe Halloween
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM PTO Trunk or Treat at PHS Field/Admin Parking Lot
2:15 PM Woodside Fall Costume Parade
Our 1st Annual Fall Festival and Health Carnival is coming! Save the date and join Peekskill City School District, community vendors and District staff as PCSD presents our Saturday Academy kick-off event on Saturday, November 3 at Peekskill Middle School. This event is open to all Peekskill residents, with a focus on activities for students in Grades Pre- K through Grade 8.
Peekskill High School’s Interact Club, along with the Peekskill Recreation Department, present the 19th Annual Safe Halloween! Join the fun on Saturday, October 27 at 11 a.m. at PHS. There will be trick-or-treating, games, Halloween crafts and Halloween cartoons shown on a large inflatable movie screen in the gym! Following this event, the Peekskill Parent-Teacher Organization will host a Trunk-or-Treat at 1 p.m. in the Administration Building parking lot.
Thanks to some creative ideas from the school’s new principal, Mrs. Rebecca Aviles-Rodriguez, and a collaborative effort between the District, the United Way of Westchester and Putnam, and Costco, Woodside’s students and their caregivers had the opportunity to visit a “Kindergarten Concierge” and “First Grade Front Desk.” These tented areas were set up outside the main entrance of the building and created a space for parents to drop off supplies, have their questions answered and discuss any concerns regarding the first day of school.
The year has begun with the vibrancy of sweet embraces and familiar faces! It feels as if we never took a break and never said good bye! I have been entertained with funny stories about summer adventures and reminded of how quickly our children grow up. We are off to a new strong beginning with much to say and much to learn...read more.