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  • Parent Resource Page
  • No Child Left Behind

    "On the official No Child Left Behind website you can find answers to your questions about the new education law signed by President Bush on January 8, 2002." No Child Left Behind Act & Policy

    Facts and terms every parent should know about the No Child Left Behind Act

    Especially for parents

    A parents guide

    Getting students help

  • The Dutchess BOCES School Library System

    The Dutchess BOCES School Library System serves 89 participating school libraries by providing:
    • library automation development and ongoing support
    • professional library collection and online resources
    • cordination of inter-library loan
    • professional development opportuites
    • cooperative collection development
    • access to online databases
     Dutchess School Library System

  • Just for the Kids [National Center for Educational Achievement]

    Just for the Kids motivates educators and the public to take action to improve schools by giving them a clear picture of a school's academic condition and identifying the effective practices found in high-performing schools. just4kids.org

  • New York State Education Department Resources
  • NYS Assessments

    • General Information • Examination Schedules • New and Revised Assessments • Elementary and Intermediate Level Examinations • Secondary Level Examinations • Chart of Diploma Requirements • Pamphlet on Elementary/Intermediate Level General Education Requirements NYS Assessments

  • NYS Learning Standards

    Project Accelerate Consortium's reference site, which includes all of the NYS Learning Standards, their performance indicators, examples of completion, example assessment tests, lessons, and more... accelerateu.org

  • The Center for Public Education

    The Center for Public Education is a national resource for accurate, timely, and credible information about public education and its importance to the well-being of our nation. The Center provides up-to-date research, data, and analysis on current education issues and explores ways to improve student achievement and engage public support for public schools. centerforpubliceducation.org

  • The New York State Higher Education Service Corporation

    The NYS Higher Education Service Corporation is the state agency that helps people pay for college. HESC administers the Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) and 25 other grant, scholarship, and loan programs, guarantees federal student and parent loans, offers guidance for college planning, and provides a highly-rated 529 college savings plan. hesc.ny.gov

  • Scholarship Help and Advice Center

    The goal of this website is to educate students about scholarship access and the necessary requirements for achieving maximum financial aid. They explain how college funding works, the types of scholarships available, how to find them and how to apply for them. In addition, they provide their information free of charge. scholarshiphelp.org