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Harrison High School was ranked 135th among the top 500 schools in the country, according to a Newsweek study. The school’s graduation rate was in the 99th percentile; its college-bound student rate was in the 96th percentile. File photo
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Schools asst. supt. awarded for financial reporting

The Harrison Central School District’s assistant superintendent for business, Bob Salierno, received an award from the Government Finance Officers Association for the school district’s comprehensive annual financial report. CAFR Salierno and the school district were awarded a certificate of achievement for excellence in financial reporting by the Government Finance Officers […]

Harrison Schools Superintendent Dr. Louis Wool has introduced a proposed budget for the 2017-2018 school year that will add 6.9 academic positions and fund two capital improvements to the district’s high school. File photo
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Voters OK $100.5M school budget

Registered voters in the Harrison Central School District overwhelmingly approved the 2017-2018 school district budget that calls for several capital improvements and preserves all current programs. According to the school district’s clerk, Christine Beitler, voters approved the $100.5 million budget with an unofficial tally of 1,395 voting in favor of […]

Harrison Schools Superintendent Dr. Louis Wool has introduced a proposed budget for the 2017-2018 school year that will add 6.9 academic positions and fund two capital improvements to the district’s high school. File photo
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School district adopts 2017-2018 budget

The Harrison Central School District adopted its $100.5 million budget for the upcoming academic year while managing to keep it unchanged from when it was first drafted. With its adopted 2017-2018 budget, the school district accomplished staying under the state-mandated tax cap while allowing for a $1.96 million increase in […]

Harrison Schools Superintendent Dr. Louis Wool has introduced a proposed budget for the 2017-2018 school year that will add 6.9 academic positions and fund two capital improvements to the district’s high school. File photo
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Proposed school budget to add 6.9 positions

The Harrison Central School District superintendent presented a proposed budget last month that would preserve all current school programs and add 6.9 total academic positions. “This is the first time in a long time that I feel we’ll be able to get back to improving and advancing our academic mission,” […]

New Harrison High School Principal Kimberly Beukema. Photo courtesy Harrison school district
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School district welcomes new HHS principal

The Harrison Central School District is excited to announce that Kimberly Beukema is the new Harrison High School principal. Beukema was previously the principal of Johnson City High School near Binghamton, New York. In 2015, she received the High School Principal of the Year Award from the School Administrators Association […]