Welcome to Curriculum & Instruction

The Department of Instruction is responsible for the integration, coordination and articulation of the instructional program K-12. In addition to the supervision of all state testing, this office is responsible for the implementation of "best practices" and research-based instruction to improve student learning and achievement. Our vision is to create and support district-wide professional learning communities operating on a continuous improvement model. Our goal is to provide information, understanding and support enabling our teaching staff to deliver curriculum and instruction created to improve and enhance learning for all students.

Dr. Winsome Gregory Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum & Instruction/Personnel

Dr. Winsome Gregory
Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum, Instruction & Personnel




"Our progress as a nation can be no swifter than our progress in education. The human mind is our fundamental resource."

~John F. Kennedy

Curriculum and Instruction Feed

  • 2019 Jimerson String Festival!

    Congratulations to the 340 String Students that performed at the 2019 Jimerson String Festival. This year marks the 15th Year of this annual event. HS Senior, Luca Osborne, received the Jimerson Scholarship!

  • HS Music Trip to Philadelphia!

    Congratulations to the Nyack HS Chamber Orchestra, Jazz Ensemble, Wind Ensemble, Contemporary Vocal Ensemble, and Treble Quintet for their performance at the 2019 WorldStrides Heritage Music Festival in Philadelphia from 4/5/19 - 4/7/19!

    Jazz Ensemble

    Silver Rating

    Wind Ensemble

    Gold Rating + Invitation to Festival of Gold

    Treble Choir Quintet

    Silver Rating

    Contemporary Vocal Ensemble

    Gold Rating + Invitation to Festival of Gold

    Chamber Orchestra

    Gold Rating + Invitation to Festival of Gold

    Sam Abers

    Maestro Award - Trombone Solo

    Joshua Moreau

    Maestro Award - Piano Solo/Accompanist

    Hunter Pullen

    Maestro Award - Saxophone Solo

    Emmy Udry

    Maestro Award - Trumpet Solo

  • Morning Music Club Recipients: Congratulations to Coby Petricone-Berg, Kevin Saum, and Luca Osborne!

    Congratulations to Coby Petricone-Berg, Kevin Saum, and Luca Osborne!

  • Important Information Regarding Start Dates

    As you plan vacations please keep the following start dates in mind for high school athletics.  Please note modified athletics typically start two weeks after the high school date.:

    Fall 2018 - August 13     Winter 2018 - November 5     Spring 2019 March 4

    Fall 2019 - August 19     Winter 2019 - November 11  Spring 2020 March 9

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  • Congratulations Lucy Jiao - Journal News Scholar Athlete of the Week

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  • Congratulations Max Longhi - Rockland County Skier of the Year

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  • Congratulations to the 2019 Intermediate All County Students 3/1/19 - 3/2/19

    Congratulations to the students who participated in this years 2019 RCMEA Intermediate All County Festival at Clarkstown South High School:

    Kiya Barret
    Ian Bowen
    Lucas Camacho
    Brook Castaldo
    Regan Cathcart
    Tessa Cathcart
    Aiden Conway
    Emely Corsino Rodriguez
    Milo Delia
    Abdoul Diop
    Esther Fils-Aime
    Sera Flomenhaft
    Lena Frappier
    Zoe Friedland-Ryer
    Isabella Gall
    Kate Gould
    Ella Gould
    Sam Gunther
    Kate Harrington
    Sofia Hughes
    Madisyn Jewett
    Joy Jovin
    Ethan Lawrence
    Madeline Lively
    Maegan Mandell
    David Martinez
    Kattie Mosley
    Madison Nham
    Maxine Oliveira
    Sarah Philip
    Zoe Reiss
    Emily Rodriguez
    Kaitlyn Rogers
    Oliver Shaw
    Helena Sopin
    Sariya St. Felix
    Ann-Gellica Taravine
    TaNeeyah Thomas
    Emma Van Dorpe
    Dominick Vozzo
  • Congratulations Ieva Griffin

    Journal News Scholar Athlete.  Click Here for Link

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    To qualify for the NYSPHSAA Scholar Athlete team Award 75% of a team's roster must have an average GPA of 90 or above.  The following teams received the award:

    -Girls Tennis                                                       

    -Girls Soccer

    -Girls Swimming and Diving

    -Field Hockey


    -Girls Cross Country

    -Boys Cross Country

    -Boys Soccer

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    Girls Swimming

    Girls Tennis


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Curriculum Development Cycle

Curriculum Development Timeline