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11 Rondout Valley students get free tuition to SUNY Ulster

By Ariél Zangla,
Daily Freeman Online Posted: 05/20/17, 10:50 AM EDT

STONE RIDGE, N.Y. The question of whether they can afford college has been answered for nearly a dozen Rondout Valley school students thanks to donations from community members. Through the SUNY Ulster President’s Challenge Scholarship, 11 students will be able to attend the college in Stone Ridge for two years without having to pay their own tuition. READ THE WHOLE ARTICLE HERE>>>


Rondout Valley CSD creates school-to-college pipeline

On Board Online • January 23, 2017
By Merri Rosenberg, Special Correspondent

What's the most disheartening thing that students can say about their future? That they don't think they have one. Rosario Agostaro, superintendent in the Rondout Valley school district, has heard such sentiments. Some students have told him that they "weren't going to be successful" or "weren't going to make it in life." It might have something to do with the fact that 45 percent of the families in his Ulster County district live below the federal poverty level. READ THE WHOLE ARTICLE HERE>>>





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