Contact Us

Main Office

(607) 844-8694 ext. 5237

Attendance Office / Registrar

(607) 844-8694 ext. 5281

Nurse's Office

(607) 844-8694 ext. 5262

Guidance Office

(607) 844-8694 ext. 5226

The Board of Regents amended the requirements for the provision of Academic Intervention Services (AIS). Click this link to read a letter explaining how Academic Intervention Services are provided in Dryden Schools.

Dates to Remember

4/24 - 4/28 - Prom tickets are on sale -$50 ea. during lunch periods


5/5 - Bio zoo trip/Earth Science field trip to Taughannock Falls


The next Conversation with a Scientist featuring Wildlife Biologist Angela Fuller, is tentatively scheduled for Tuesday, May 30 at 7pm in the Auditorium.

2017 Ugandan Water Project Walk

Tues., May 16 (annual budget vote): "5K Water Walk" (start time: after school- 5:30 kick-off, walk 6-7)

Students, staff, & community members will walk the HS track to simulate what many Ugandan children must do every day to collect water for their families, often preventing them from attending school.

-*gallon milk jugs & jerry cans will be provided

-Top fundraisers & total funds raised will be announced at this event

Dryden’s Literary Community Event will be held simultaneously: free copies of the book A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park, snacks & drinks

What is the ugandan water project?

A non-profit humanitarian organization 501(c)(3) that helps provide safe and accessible drinking water to communities in need in Uganda.

Established in 2007 by James Harrington (director) & Richard welch (regional director), both dryden high school graduates!

UWP equips communities and schools with fundraising plans. The money raised pays for installation of the life-saving water projects.


To Start Your Own Campaign go to the Ugandan Water Project Website:  http://ugandanwaterproject.com/

For Additional Fundraiser Information ContactJoanna White (Trojnar); Kara Wilcox; Karen Taylor; Travis Crocker; Tracy Kurtz and/or Bobette Butts. DHS Staff Directory- http://dhs-dcsd-ny.schoolloop.com/Staff

Dryden High School UWP Blog Address: http://wp.me/P4ttCm-c

Service Day

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
Tami Natale at Freeville
Patty Helms at the Middle School
Gail Piger at the High School


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.

Class of 2017


Jostens will be here on Thursday, 4/27 during lunch periods to deliver graduation orders and collect balances due.


If you have not ordered your cap and gown: Visit nygrad.com  ASAP


Please note: You will want to order your own tassel if you are using someone else's cap and gown.


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.