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  • New Paltz High School

    Mailing Address: 196 Main Street, New Paltz, NY 12561
    Location: 130 S.Putt Corners Rd, New Paltz, NY 12561
    Phone: 845-256-4100 Fax: 845-256-4109
    Hours: 8:00-2:20 

    Principal: Barbara Clinton 

    Assistant Principal: Mr Owen Kelso

    Coordinator of Student Support Services, Secondary: Alexandra MacKinnon 

    School Nurse: Sandy Hekking 256-4110 

    High School Mission Statement: 
    "To become a community of learners that emphasizes mutual respect and responsibility in which everyone realizes his or her potential."
    Caring, Connecting, and Making a Difference  


  • Online Course Scheduling for 2019-2020

    NPHS is excited to announce a new, more efficient method of course scheduling for the 2019-2020 academic year. READ MORE

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  • Registering for the AP Exams

    Students currently enrolled in an AP class must register for the AP Exam no later than February 26th. There is no late registration. For the 2019 AP exams, students will be registering online through Total Registration. Please visit: Please see the AP Exam Parent Letter for details.

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  • NPCSD School Safety Informational Forum has been rescheduled for Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 6:30 PM at New Paltz High School READ MORE

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  • Two New Paltz Seniors Named National Hispanic Scholars

    NPHS seniors Marcel Duvivier and Keira Coulard-Smith have been named 2018-2019 National Hispanic Scholars by the College Board’s

    National Hispanic Recognition Program. (Read More)


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  • New Paltz High School Seniors Named Commended Students in 2019 National Scholarship Program

    Five NPHS seniors—Maya Greenfield, Samuel Liebman, Lily Sackett, Danielle Takacs, and Claire Taylor—have been named Commended Students in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program. (Read more)


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  • Information and applications for Independent Study

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  • New Paltz High School - Ranked One of America's Most Challenging for ELEVEN years!!
    The Washington Post has again ranked New Paltz High School among America's Most Challenging High Schools! This marks our ELEVENTH consecutive year receiving this recognition. 
    Washington Post Article   View Rankings

    Most Challenging Schools 2017

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    If you have a question or concern, we want to hear from you. However, to ensure efficiency and accuracy, it is important that the correct people within the District are contacted. (Click here for more information)

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  • New Paltz High School - Ranked Among America's Top 100 Best w!se High Schools Teaching Personal Finance!!
    Working in Support of Education (w!se), a leading New York City based educational not-for-profit, has created this national ranking with the purpose of showcasing schools of excellence that are teaching personal finance and measuring student knowledge. 
    Press Release

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