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Meadow Hill GEM's Highlight Video
Meadow Hill School, one of the Newburgh Enlarged City School District’s unique K through 8th grade buildings, is paving the way in innovative learning and school pride. Faculty, staff, and students alike share what they love most about being a GEM!

2017-12-12 09:11:40
Meadow Hill December Newsletter
The Meadow Hill December Newsletter is now available to read online.

2017-12-07 10:43:38
Collaboration, Teacher & Student Leadership, & Celebration at Meadow Hill School K-8
The Meadow Hill School Student Government and National Junior Honor Society made a difference in the lives of six families for the Thanksgiving holiday celebration!

2017-12-06 15:29:06
Facebook Live Chat with Superintendent Dr. Roberto Padilla
The superintendent is looking forward to hearing from you! Please take the opportunity to join in and chat with him live about the topics we all care about throughout the district.

2017-12-04 10:12:00
Tennis in Schools Program currently running FREE tennis programs in all 9 of our elementary schools!
The purpose of this free USTA supported initiative is to create a tennis pathway for all students in the district. By offering this program for free, we can introduce the sport to a wide variety of young students.

2017-12-01 13:30:27
Math Meet! All nine elementary schools participate
Math Meets are an annual series of events where Grade 5 scholars from across our nine elementary schools come together to compete on teams while working collaboratively to solve a range of word problems.

2017-11-21 14:00:36
Middle and High School Open Houses
The following open houses allow 5th and 8th grade students learn more about the schools they may be attending next year.

2017-11-20 09:58:13
Meadow Hill Hosts Annual Veteran’s Day Breakfast
Veterans were welcomed with a musical procession led by members of the jazz band. National Honor Society students served a medley of delicious breakfast items provided by the NFA Culinary Institute and Torino’s Bakery.

2017-11-14 21:23:08
7th and 8th grade students attend Girls Science Day at Columbia University
38 7th-8th grade girls from Meadow Hill and Temple Hill travel to NYC to attend Girls Science Day at Columbia University.

2017-11-14 19:59:04
Meadow Hill Student-Led Conference Sign-Ups
Student-Led Parent Teacher Conferences are coming soon. Sign-up now!

2017-11-14 14:46:32
24 of Our Teachers Became Project Lead the Way Certified!
This month 24 Teachers from across the district became certified through Project Lead the Way. These Teachers will be working in the 21st Century After School Programs and at Vails Gate STEAM Academy one on one with students.

2017-11-14 11:38:17
Attention All District Families: Take the Annual K12 Insight Survey.
We’re committed to working with you to prepare our students to be tomorrow’s leaders. Only by listening to our community can we ensure our schools are setting up all our students for excellence.

2017-11-13 22:11:56
Recent candidate for Newburgh City Council speaks with students at Meadow Hill
Mr. Grice, the Empire State After-school Program Facilitator, and recent candidate for Newburgh City Council spoke to the Student Government at Meadow Hill

2017-11-09 09:59:37
Register Now for Newburgh Armory Unity Center Activities for Grades PreK-6th
Parents now is the time for you to take advantage of the free and educational opportunities available at the Newburgh Armory. They are offering the courses and activities for children Pre-K through Grade 6.

2017-11-08 21:05:06
Meadow Hill Welcomes Fathers to “Dads Take Your Child to School Day”
On October 24, 2017 Meadow Hill was proud to welcome close to 500 fathers and father figures who joined this initiative.

2017-11-08 14:24:05
A Look Back at Meadow Hill’s Halloween Extravaganza!
This October Meadow Hill came alive as the spirit of Halloween shook the walls and rattled the classroom doors!

2017-11-08 14:15:27
Important Information: Kindergarten Registration & Upcoming Dual Language and Kindergarten Open Houses
Kindergarten and Dual Language School Open Houses are coming up. A complete list of dates is available with important Kindergarten Registration information!

2017-11-07 21:31:42
Parent University is November 15, 2017 - Register now!
Join us for an exciting evening featuring fun events, parent sessions , grab and go dinner, and more. Plus Kids Academy is back for children ages 5 and up.

2017-10-31 12:38:52
Meadow Students Giving Back to the Community
“Make a Difference Day” is one of the largest national days of community service.

2017-10-30 10:46:09
Meadow Hill Autumn Concert hosted by the Spookiest Student Performers
Students came dressed to perform in their spookiest attire! Featuring the Concert Orchestra, Wind Ensemble, Concert Band, & Grades 6 - 8 Chorus.

2017-10-27 13:53:02
School Board Recognition Week
School Board Recognition Week's purpose is to recognize school board members for their commitment to our students. The district will be spotlighting our school board members throughout the week. Stay tuned.

2017-10-23 14:51:00
Meadow Hill Girls on the Run Team Prepares for Rally for Ryan 5K
Meadow Hill’s second annual Girls on the Run team has been on the move and in full gear as the team prepares for the Rally for Run Ryan 5K run next month.

2017-10-23 12:00:04
Meadow Hill is Getting Smart by Using Safety from the Start!
Meadow Hill GEMS K-2 students welcomed the Winona Lake Engine Company to culminate their week of learning experiences centered on fire prevention and safety.

2017-10-23 10:44:55
Winter Sports Tryouts Reminder
All students interest in trying out for winter sports must report for tryouts after school. All athletes must have a yellow medical clearance slip. More information is available.

2017-10-23 10:10:46
The Newburgh Basics Campaign - A Great Start to Life!
The district is excited to announce the launch of a brand new progressive initiative through the district’s Family and Community Engagement office, The Newburgh Basics.

2017-10-19 11:55:30
Lights On For Afterschool Event - October 26, 2017
Support after-school programming & join us for an evening of family fun activities.

2017-10-18 14:59:02
NFA College Planning Night and College/Career Fair - Nov. 1, 2017
One night, both events. The College Planning Night will run from 5:00PM until 6:20PM. Then the College and Career Fair will begin at 6:30PM.

2017-10-16 09:45:22
Meadow Hill School Wears Color For a Cause
During the months of September and October Meadow Hill GEMS students and staff stood united adorning colors for a cause in support of ovarian and breast cancer awareness.

2017-10-16 08:08:33
POSTPONED UNTIL 10/24: MHS Bring Your Dad to School Day
The Meadow Hill event, Bring Your Dad to School Day, has been postponed until Tuesday, October 24th

2017-10-12 09:00:50
Zumba Fundraiser! - October 12th to Support
Meadow Hill Community Leaders will be holding a Zumba Fundraiser, on October 12th at 6PM, to support the Senior Citizen Senior Prom.

2017-10-06 13:06:13
Newburgh Enlarged City School District Accepted into National Network of Innovative School Districts
The district joins Digital Promise League of Innovative Schools, will partner with other leading educators, entrepreneurs, and researchers from across the country.

2017-10-06 10:29:32
Meadow Hill October Family Newsletter
The content of the October 2017 Family Newsletter is now available.

2017-10-05 12:23:10
A Look Back at the 2017 Meadow Hill Open House
Smiles and Happiness were flying high at Meadow Hill School K-8 on Thursday, September 28 as parents and students arrived to meet the teachers and tour the school building.

2017-10-05 11:59:59
ALL EMPLOYEES: Open Enrollment Period for Health Benefits
The Open Enrollment Period runs from October 1 - November 30th. Everyone who is eligible for medical benefits, including those using the buy-out option, MUST participate.

2017-10-04 08:07:54
Meadow Hill September Family Newsletter
The Medow Hill September Family Newsletter is now available.

2017-10-02 09:52:29
October is Family Involvement Month
October is Family Involvement Month throughout the district. Each school will be having participating events for families of their scholars. A complete list is now available.

2017-10-02 08:43:42
Strategic Planning Team's Kick-Off Meeting
Recently, the NECSD Strategic Planning Team had their kick off meeting and came together to discuss this school year’s focus.

2017-09-27 08:26:38
Meadow Hill Open House Information - September 28th
The Meadow Hill Open House is almost here. It will take place on Thursday, September 8th, 2017 from 5:30PM until 7:30PM. All MH families are encouraged to attend.

2017-09-27 08:19:44
October Capital Bond Presentations
Two additional presentations, with the latest bond proposals, will be showcases at the October Board of Education Meetings. These will take place October 10th and October 24th.

2017-09-25 08:10:14
Community Blood Drive at NFA - September 28, 2017
We will be holding our NFA MAIN CAMPUS Blood Drive on Thursday September 28, 2017, in the Girls Gym, 201 Fullerton Avenue, Newburgh from 8:00 AM – 7:00 PM. We have extended our hours so our community can donate as well.

2017-09-18 09:27:04
Race to the Mound 5K Fundraiser for NFA Goldback Ryan Danyluk
A Run to the Mound 5K Run / Walk will be held Saturday, October 28, 2017 at the Town of Newburgh Little League Complex in Honor of Ryan Danyluk. The run/ walk will begin at 9:00 am.

2017-09-15 20:20:35
Reminder: BOE Community Forum Tonight and Saturday
The district will be holding a community forum on the Capital Bond Project tonight at 6PM in the BOE Auditorium and Saturday at 9AM.

2017-09-13 10:43:03
“School Is Cool” Program Provides Backpacks to over 500 NECSD Students
Students in the district are off to a great start after over 500 students received backpacks full of school supplies at the recent School is Cool event.

2017-09-06 09:00:11
Meadow Hill Parents: Welcome Letter and Additional Information
Read the Welcome Back Letter from Principal Camt. In addition, there is some important information for MHGEMS families to know.

2017-08-31 14:55:13
An Update on Bus Passes and Routes
Families should have begun receiving their bus passes now. Bus routes are currently being finalized and should be posted soon.

2017-08-31 14:28:07
Parent Notification Letter about NECSD National School Lunch and Breakfast Program
Here is a parent notification letter from the Superintendent regarding NECSD participation in the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs this school year.

2017-08-28 12:17:03
Superintendent's Welcome Back Letter
Dear NECSD Family and Friends, It has been a busy summer in the Newburgh Enlarged City School District...

2017-08-25 13:47:57
Orange County Department of Health Flu Vaccine Recommendations
The Orange County Department of Health and the Orange County Medical Society want you to be aware that the flu season will again be on its way.

2017-08-17 14:44:11
School is Cool - Back to School BBQ Bash - August 30th
Eligible families can receive school supplies by registering for a packed backpack. The event will take place August 30th at GAMS. Register now, supplies are limited.

2017-08-16 08:15:34
Some Information on the Upcoming Solar Eclipse
On Monday, August 21, 2017, New York will be treated to a partial eclipse of the sun.

2017-08-14 09:46:55
School Supplies Lists
The school supply lists are now available for download. If your school is not listed please contact the school for information.

2017-08-03 14:28:13
School of Choice Letter to Parents/Guardians
Each year the New York State Education Department determines the status of our district and each school within the district. Student participation and performance on specific assessments at the elementary/middle level and at the high school are used

2017-08-03 12:05:16
Cheerleading Tryouts and First Day of Modified Sports
Due to schedule changes there has been changes to both the first day of modified sports and the cheerleading tryout schedule.

2017-08-03 09:09:37
2017-2018 Calendar Change - First Day of School
The revised 2017-2018 was approved at the recent BOE meeting. The first day of school is now scheduled for September 6, 2017

2017-07-26 12:07:46
Summer Enrichment Activities For Students
Included on this page are various resources for students to continue their learning over the summer.

2017-07-11 10:07:22
Public Community Bond Forums
The district will be holding three community bond forums in the BOE Auditorium in the month of August. Come out and learn more about the bond process, ask questions, and find out about the newest updates.

2017-07-11 08:42:13
Meadow Hill Girls on the Run Team Tackles It’s First 5K
Meadow Hill’s first annual Girls on the Run team was on the move and in full gear as the team prepared for its first 5K run.

2017-07-07 12:46:20
NECSD Seeks Public Input on Bond Proposal to Make Newburgh Future-Ready
On Wednesday, June 21, 2017, Superintendent of Schools Dr. Roberto Padilla unveiled a bond proposal which will be put forth to district voters during the 2017-2018 school year pending Board of Education approval.

2017-06-23 13:06:37
Fall 2017 Athletic Information Added
2017-2018 athletic documents including fall cheerleading tryout information, start date locations, home game locations, and placement information has been added.

2017-06-21 09:11:25
Extended School Year & Summer Program Information and Schedule
The Extended School Year Program is right around the corner. Information about each program that will be offered over the summer is available.

2017-06-13 13:49:15
Summer Meals Kickoff Event & Serving Locations
The Newburgh Summer Meals Program is having a kickoff event on July 6th at Delano Hitch, in addition, meal locations for the summer are now available.

2017-06-13 09:30:30
Reminder: Clarification for Last Week of School Schedule
June 21 and June 22 will be a full instructional day for all students. June 23rd will be a 1/2 day for HMS and MHS only, all other students on June 23rd will not attend.

2017-06-08 14:17:57
Meadow Hill Hosts Senior “Senior” Prom for Local Senior Residents
On Friday, May 19, Meadow Hill School students and staff hosted a prom for local senior community residents.

2017-06-05 13:27:37
New Website Is Now Live
The district's new website is now live. We are currently making tweaks to get everything back up and running and hope the site is fully funtional by the end of the day Monday.

2017-05-22 08:12:22
BOE Election and Vote Today!
The BOE Election and Budget Vote will take place today, Tuesday May 16, 2017. Polls are open from Noon until 9PM.

2017-05-16 12:58:16
Meadow Hill Hosts 3rd Annual Cultural Fair
Recently, the Meadow Hill School held its 3rd Annual Cultural Fair where students and families traveled around the world in a night to experience other cultures and traditions.

2017-05-15 14:15:28
Heritage MS and Meadow Hill School Now FULL DAYS on Tues., May 16th
On Tuesday, May 16, 2017 all schools will operated on a half-day schedule except for Heritage MS and Meadow Hill School which will be a regular, full day schedule.

2017-05-10 13:32:30
Letters from Superintendent to Parents Concerning Netflix Series, 13 Reasons Why
The intent of this letter is to make you aware of the popular Netflix original series

2017-05-10 11:10:28
Parent University and Community Day 2017
Parent University and Community Day 2017 is Saturday, May 6, 2017. Join us for a great day of fun and information.

2017-04-26 14:08:56
Take Our Surveys: Information Session Feedback & Early Literacy
These surveys help the district make decisions about future events and initiatives

2017-04-26 12:35:56
Team NECSD Day is Coming April 21, 2017
Team NECSD Day is a celebration of us! It's a celebration of the district and the community. We have a lot to be proud of and it's time to take a day to commemorate what makes us great.

2017-04-04 12:10:46
Meadow Hill Welcomes Guest Speaker
Meadow Hill recently welcomed Jerome Pickett to their school as a guest speaker. Mr. Pickett is a former student of the Newburgh School District.

2017-03-24 15:29:16
What Parents Need to Know About the Upcoming State Testing
Included is information about changes to the upcoming state testing as well as a schedule of testing dates.

2017-03-23 08:57:36
Excelsior Academy and NFA West Applications Now Available
Excelsior Academy and NFA West are now accepting applications for next school year.

2017-03-09 15:05:02
All District Art Show at the Ritz
On March 8th, the opening reception for the All District Art Show will beheld at the Lobby at the Ritz, 111 Broadway in Newburgh. The reception will run from 4 - 6 p.m.

2017-03-03 10:04:16
MHS Students Collect Supplies for Animal Shelter
Sixth grade students at Meadow Hill School recently setup a supply drive for a local animal shelter.

2017-02-27 10:12:10
Take the Hot Topics Survey for Curriculum Planning
The survey which will help with identifying the types of hot topics we should focus on during our upcoming Curriculum Planning Council discussions.

2017-02-15 09:13:44
Newburgh Students Unite for Hidden Figures Exploration
Over 100 scholars from five schools, united recently for an interdisciplinary exploration of Margot Shetterly’s Hidden Figures.

2017-02-15 08:36:23
Celebration of the Arts - Cocoa and Create
Celebrating the visual arts through teacher-led, hands-on projects! Experience the power of creating!

2017-02-06 11:57:05
A Look Back at the Annual Fall Concert at Meadow Hill
On Wednesday, October 26, Meadow Hill came alive with the spirit of Halloween as musicians and their musical directors adorned the stage decked out in spooky Halloween garb for the school’s annual fall concert.

2017-02-01 15:53:31
Meadow Hill Hosts Holiday Luncheon for Senior Residents
On Saturday, December 10, Meadow Hill students and staff held a holiday luncheon for the senior residents at Burton Towers.

2017-02-01 15:28:23
Kindergarten Registration & District Wide Open Houses
Information on the upcoming Kindergarten Registration and the district-wide open houses is now available.

2017-02-01 15:11:55
Orange Country Department of Health - Mumps
School and district community, listed on the following page are health resources provided by the Orange County Department of Health relating to the mumps.

2017-02-01 13:48:31
Sign-up For Excelsior Academy Hour of Code - Dec. 7
The Hour of Code is designed to introduce people to computer science. Also, don’t miss the tutorials on Robotics and Scratch taught by Excelsior Academy Students! Open to all grades.

2017-02-01 13:47:25
Meadow Hill Giving Back Volunteers Needed
On Saturday, December 10, 2016, Meadow Hill invites its students, staff, and faculty to assist in serving a holiday meal to the senior residents of Burton Towers.

2017-02-01 13:45:46
Meadow Hill Anti-Bullying Awareness Spirit Week
October was National Anti-Bullying Month and the Meadow Hill GEMS Culture Committee recognized this important cause with a week of spirit filled activities to help all its K-8 GEMS take an active stand against bullying.

2017-02-01 12:42:27
Meadow Hill Anti-Bullying Awareness Spirit Week
October was National Anti-Bullying Month and the Meadow Hill GEMS Culture Committee recognized this important cause with a week of spirit filled activities to help all its K-8 GEMS take an active stand against bullying.

2017-02-01 12:33:33
Fire Prevention Week at Meadow Hill
Meadow Hill GEMS K-2 students welcomed the Winona Lake Engine Company to culminate their week of learning experiences centered on fire prevention and safety.

2017-02-01 11:42:09
MH: Make a Difference Day Volunteers Needed
On Saturday, October 22, 2016, we invite students and staff/faculty to assist in preparing and serving lunch to the residents of Hudson Point Senior Apartment.

2017-02-01 11:03:47
MH Holds Dads Take Your Child to School Day
“Dads Take Your Child to School Day” is a statewide initiative designed to spotlight the importance of parental involvement in a child’s education.

2017-02-01 10:57:13
Letter From Supt: Clown Costumes
The safety and security of our students and staff is always our first priority. There has been a recent spike in creepy clown sightings and hoaxes. Please read the full letter for more details.

2017-02-01 10:05:11
October is Family Involvement Month
October is Family Involvement Month, visit the family involvement site for more information.

2017-02-01 10:00:14
Letter From Supt: Calendar & Flu Season


2017-02-01 09:44:02
Important Calendar Change
The following changes have been made to the district calendar: October 4th schools are now closed, also on October 11th, schools are now closed. In addition, April 17th, schools will be in session.

2017-02-01 09:42:35
Parent University Registration
Registration is now available for the 2016 Parent University Youth and Family Summit. Register early as workshop space is limited

2017-02-01 09:39:42
District Surveys Closing Soon
The district currently has a few surveys available. Input is importance and helps to drive decisions. You can see a list of available surveys.

2017-02-01 09:38:35
Meadow Hill Holds Welcome Back Barnyard Square Dance
On Friday, September 9, Meadow Hill welcomed students back for the 2016-2017 school year with its annual back to school night celebration

2017-02-01 09:29:09
Early Dismissal Drill on September 22nd
The district's annual drill of Early Dismissal Procedures is scheduled for Thursday, September 22, 2016. Students will be released 15 minutes early on September 22nd

2017-02-01 09:19:00
Parents: DTSDE Annual Survey
The district is inviting all parents to participate in our fourth annual Diagnostic Tool for School and District Effectiveness (DTSDE) Survey. The survey will be open Sept. 12–28.

2017-02-01 09:16:05
Modified Sport Announcements
The following document contains announcements that will be made over the first 5 days of school concerning modified sports.

2017-02-01 09:15:03
Volunteers Needed: Turn the District Teal
Volunteers are needed to “Turn the District Teal”! Each year, Meadow Hill Physical Education Teacher Elissa Dickinson, along with a handful of volunteers, work to turn the district teal in support of ovarian cancer awareness.

2017-01-31 12:55:44
Reminder: Faculty Tech Survey
In collaboration with the Consortium for School Networking (CoSN), a survey has been designed to guide our digital convergence. Please take the Survey on Effective Use and Integration of Technology into Teaching and Learning.

2017-01-31 12:49:10
Newburgh Summer Meals
Kick-out Summer Hunger in Newburgh on July 6, 2016 at Delano Hitch Rec. Plus learn more about the summer meal program.

2017-01-19 08:43:28


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