Important Dates


November 17th - SCHOOL DANCE, 7-9 PM - ADMISSION IS $5

November 21st - 15MIN GO HOME EARLY DRILL



Food Drive


Help make sure everyone has a Thanksgiving dinner on their table. Please  consider contributing a food item, collection bins will be in the HS main lobby November 7th-16th.


Please help Operation Christmas Child by donating gifts for 10-14 year-old kids.  

Donations are needed by Thursday, November 16th. Collection bins are inside the High School main entrance.


Math Students of the Month

November's Math Students of the Month:

9th grade: Jordan Martin

10th grade: Eryn Woernley

11th grade: Makenna Ramsay

12th grade: Jakub Kraciuk



Yearbooks are now on sale online at

  or pick up an order form in room G26

  or click this link to print: Yearbook Order Form.pdf


Would you like to see your photos in the yearbook? Share your favorites with these free apps:

Yearbook Snap

Community Upload (access code drydenhs)

Safety Reminder: Lockdowns occur when there is an awareness of a situation requiring investigation in the building. Once the investigation is completed, the lockdown is lifted and classes resume. The purpose of any lockdown is to assure student and staff safety.


Graduation Orders:

Seniors received graduation order packets, please review and bring in your order Nov. 16th or 17th. Jostens will be here lunch periods to collect orders and answer questions.



Senior photos, baby pictures and parent ads need to be turned in to the yearbook advisor, Ms. Gunn by December 1st.



Parent Portal


Parent Portal Guide for schooltool

First-time users need to provide the school with an email address before attempting to login. Please see the Parent Portal Guide for step-by-step instructions to login.

The schooltool mobile app is now available! Download the app for Android or Apple.

School Messenger

The Dryden Central School District uses SchoolMessenger as our emergency notification system. The contact information in SchoolMessenger is pulled from our student information system, schooltool. Therefore, if you would like changes made to your SchoolMessenger contact information please contact the following people:

Michele Wendel at the Elementary School

Deb Perine at Cassavant

Mara Mitchell at Freeville

Patty Helms at the Middle School

Gail Piger at the High School