Important Dates


March 19 - BOE Meeting, MS/HS Library, 7pm

March 21 - Concert Band, 7pm

March 26 - April 2 - Spring Break

April 10 - National Honor Society Inductions, 7pm

April 20 - Jazz Dessert Night, 7pm


Scholastic Art & Writing Awards

The Art Department is pleased to announce that Rylee Sidle has earned national recognition in the

2018 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards

Receiving a National Silver Medal for her photograph:

'Last Hope' 

Students receiving National Medals have been identified by panels of creative professionals as the most talented young artists and writers in the nation.  This year, nearly 350,000 works of art and writing were submitted.  Only the top 1% were recognized at the national level. 


Math Students of the Month

March's Math Students of the Month:

 9th grade: Alejandra Brotherton

10th grade: Ashleigh Scheidweiler

11th grade: Cody Senecal

12th grade: Mark Dodici



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.


Senior Class Advisor:

Mr. Gardner

Graduation order distribution:

Jostens will be here March 13th during lunch periods to hand out graduation orders and collect balances due. Only items other than cap and gowns will be distributed. Cap and gowns will be delivered at a later date and held in the main office until graduation rehearsal.

If you have not ordered, please do so at

Yearbook - (58 left)

Seniors: Order your yearbook now before they are sold out! If they sell out, there will be no more ordered, so get yours now before it's too late.



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