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James Van Develde

Community Advisor

James Van Develde has been the Director of Communications in the Lakeland Central School District for the past 30 years following ten years as a newspaper reporter/editor. He is also in charge of the district's Continuing Education program.

James Van Develde's Contributions

  1. Lakeland School Officials, Senator Discuss Budget In Yorktown

    Lakeland School Officials, Senator Discuss Budget In Yorktown

    YORKTOWN, N.Y. -- Members of the Lakeland school district's Advocacy Outreach Committee met with state Sen. Terrence Murphy in Yorktown to discuss the current state budget proposals and other issues affecting education and the district. The meeting took place Thursday.

  2. Register Children For Kindergarten At Lakeland Copper Beech MS

    Register Children For Kindergarten At Lakeland Copper Beech MS

    YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. -- Lakeland Copper Beech Middle School in Yorktown Heights will hold an evening 2016-17 kindergarten registration.Registration will take place Monday, Feb.1, Tuesday, Feb.2 and Wednesday, Feb. 3 at Lakeland Copper Beech Middle School, Route 132, Yorktown Heights, from 4 to 8 p.m. Daytime registration will be held on Thursday, Feb. 4 and Friday, Feb. 5 from 9 a.m. ...

  3. Copper Beech MS Kicks Off 'One Book One School' Project

    Copper Beech MS Kicks Off 'One Book One School' Project

    SHRUB OAK, N.Y. -- Students and staff from Lakeland Copper Beech Middle School in Yorktown Heights kicked off the One Book One School project on Monday, Jan. 4, with the book "The City of Ember."Students were greeted by a "red carpet" as they entered the school. They were also greeted by a life-size copy of the book in the school lobby. The students' school day then ...

  4. Lakeland Copper Beech Middle School Holding Blood Drive

    Lakeland Copper Beech Middle School Holding Blood Drive

    YORKTOWN HIGHTS, N.Y. -- A blood drive will be held at Lakeland Copper Beech Middle in Yorktown on Wednesday, Jan. 27. Anyone wishing to donate should bring identification with a photo and signature. Donors must weigh at least 110 pounds and be between 16-75 years old. If older than 76, bring a note from your physician to donate. Donors who are 16 mist have parental consent. The Blood ...

  5. Lakeland Cancels After-School Activities

    Lakeland Cancels After-School Activities

    With light snow expected to start Tuesday afternoon and continue through the evening, several area school districts have canceled after-school activities and events.Brewster: After-school activities and school board meeting canceled.Carmel: After-school activities and school board meetingcanceled. Lakeland: After-school and evening activities canceled, including Westchester Community ...

  6. Benjamin Franklin PTA Donates To Lakeland Caring Closet

    Benjamin Franklin PTA Donates To Lakeland Caring Closet

    YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. -- The Benjamin Franklin Elementary School PTA has donated a check for $1,084 to the Lakeland Caring Closet. The money represented 100 percent of the PTA's profit from their annual Holiday Shop this year.The Lakeland Caring Closet helps families in the Lakeland district who experience significant hardship in providing for even the most basic of needs.

  7. Ninth-Grader Donates Gift Cards To Lakeland Caring Closet

    Ninth-Grader Donates Gift Cards To Lakeland Caring Closet

    YORKTOWN, N.Y. -- A student at Lakeland High School donated $350 worth of gift cards to the Lakeland Caring Closet.Michael Buchwald who is in the 9th grade collected the cards as part of his Boy Scout Life Project. Michael belongs to Troop 165 in Yorktown.The Lakeland Caring Closet helps families in the Lakeland district who experience significant hardship in providing for even the most ...

  8. Walter Panas H.S. Students Provide Thanksgiving Meals To Homeless

    Walter Panas H.S. Students Provide Thanksgiving Meals To Homeless

    CORTLANDT, N.Y. -- Twenty-eight students from Cortlandt's Walter Panas High School's Inter-Ethnic/United Nations Club met one of their club advisors, Mrs. Janet O'Toole, at the United Methodist Church in Peekskill to set up the dining room to feed about 180-plus homeless and needy people on Thanksgiving. The students fed the group on Wednesday, Nov. 25.This was Panas' 12th year ...

  9. Lakeland HS Field Hockey Team Wins Seventh Consecutive State Title

    Lakeland HS Field Hockey Team Wins Seventh Consecutive State Title

    SHRUB OAK, N.Y. – The Lakeland High School field hockey team won its seventh state title in a row on Sunday with a 4-1 victory over Garden City on Long Island. It was Lakeland's 10th state title, all under Coach Sharon Sarsen. Lakeland, which has not lost to a New York State team since 2008, finished 22-0. It was Dana Bozek's fifth state title. Bozek's first start, as an eighth grader, ...

  10. Red Ribbons Symbolize Drug Free Pledges In Lakeland Schools

    Red Ribbons Symbolize Drug Free Pledges In Lakeland Schools

    YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. -- Students and staff in the Lakeland School District's secondary schools took part from Oct. 26-30 in the annual Red Ribbon Day activities. Copper Beech Middle School in Yorktown Heights and Lakeland High School in Shrub Oak made pledges then displayed ribbons as a symbol of intolerance towards the use of drugs.

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