SCHOOL NEWS – Eagle’s Nest – Making and Serving Pancakes!
Check out these great photos of our school vocational program in the school Eagle’s Nest – making and serving pancakes! They were delicious!
Direct Support Professional Recognition Week
DSP Recognition Week – September 8-14. This is a week-long celebration in recognition of the dedication and accomplishments of outstanding Direct Support Professionals and their vital contribution to communities across the country.
School Schedule Update – Important Information (pub. 4.9.19)
Please be advised that our Easter Break will be from Monday April 15th through Monday April 22nd 2019. School will resume on Tuesday April 23rd, 2019
Students will not be reporting to school on May 17th due to a Superintendents Conference day.
Also, there will be no school on Friday, May 24th 2019. This date will be a “Give Back Day” for unused emergency (SNOW) days and it will extend our Memorial Day weekend. Students will have no school from Friday May 24th through Monday May 27th 2019. School will resume on Tuesday May 28th, 2019.
Our 2018-2019 school year will end with Graduation Day on June 26th, 2019.
The extended year summer session will begin on July 8th and run through August 16th 2019
Thank you all and if you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact Jodi Decker at 336-7235 ext. 2108 or Ashlee Quesnell at ext. 2172.
School Book Fair! March 18 – 22
Mark your calendars – our spring book fair is coming! March 18 – 22. All purchases benefit our school. Join us for stomp, chomp and read!
March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month
In 1987, President Ronald Reagan made a public proclamation that the month of March should be recognized as Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month to “increase public awareness of the needs and potential of Americans with developmental disabilities.”
How will you increase awareness this month?
7th Annual Accessibility Awareness Day – SAVE THE DATE!
SAVE THE DATE – The 7th Annual Accessibility Awareness Day event is September 7th, 2019 at the Walkway Over the Hudson – Highland Side – CLICK HERE for more details
Amazon Donates When You Shop!
Did you know that your shopping on Amazon can make a difference? Amazon donates to United Cerebral Palsy of Ulster County Inc. when you shop their site at smile.amazon.com Prices are the same as Amazon. Just pick United Cerebral Palsy of Ulster County as the organization you wish to help.
Thank you for supporting Cerebral Palsy of Ulster County!
Staff Recognition Awards Announced
Two staff members of our agency were recognized at the Cerebral Palsy of New York State Annual conference in Saratoga Springs Tuesday, October 16. Congratulations to Brenda and Samantha!
Award Winning Wraparound Community Services Program
Our Wraparound Community Services program was awarded Program Innovation Award for 2018 at the Cerebral Palsy of New York State Annual Conference this evening.The Award is to recognize an affiliate of CP of NYS that has provided an exemplary program to individuals with disabilities that has enhanced the independence and self-esteem of its participants and which serves as a model to be replicated across the State. Take a look at the program video!