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DCS Senior Spotlight DCS Senior Spotlight: Presenting the DCS Class of 2024!
End of Year Celebration End of Year Celebration: Please come celebrate the end of the school year with us! We would like to invite 5th - 8th Grades as a welcome to Middle School and a Goodbye to Middle School Celebration! There will be refreshments, selfie booth, glow in the dark paint booth, glow accessories all available for purchase! $6.00 admission fee Sponsored by the Class of 2027
Bike Rodeo Bike Rodeo: Join us THIS Sunday!!!    
Budget Results Budget Results: We would like to take this opportunity to thank the DeRuyter Central School Community for your continued support!  It is so important to recognize our community and their support as we celebrate the passing of the school budget for the 2024-2025 School Year.  We thank you and most of all, the students thank you!    
Class of 2025 Mother's Day Fun Run & Build A Bouquet Class of 2025 Mother's Day Fun Run & Build A Bouquet:
Career Fair is currently POSTPONED! Career Fair is currently POSTPONED!: This Year's Career Fair is currently POSTPONED!   Please check back for more information. Updated - 4/18/24  
DeRuyter Central School Presents:  Virgil and The City Slickers DeRuyter Central School Presents: Virgil and The City Slickers: DeRuyter Central School District Presents:   VIRGIL AND THE CITY SLICKERS March 7, 8 & 9th  7:00 PM Small Gymnasium TICKETS ARE NOW ON SALE! $7.00 each $10.00 for Streaming Tickets UPDATED LINK 
5 Hour Pre Licensing Course 5 Hour Pre Licensing Course: DON'T MISS OUT! REGISTER TODAY WITH MRS. STANTON IN THE MAIN OFFICE!  
Job Vacancies at DeRuyter Central Job Vacancies at DeRuyter Central: Night Custodian (12 Month Position) 8 Hrs/Day Civil Service Position (Exam Required when offered) 2 nd Shift (3:00pm – 11:30 pm) Starting Salary:  $18.80/hr. ($39,104 annually) Sick/Personal/Vacation Time annually Availability to participate in District Health/Dental/Vision programs Summer Hours 1 st Shift   Application packet to include Letter of Interest and Completed DCS Application and Civil Service Application (available on the Human Resources Page at  Packets should be sent to Amanda Graham-Quirk, School Business Executive, DeRuyter Central School, 711 Railroad St., DeRuyter, NY 13052   Anticipated Start Date:  ASAP Application deadline – Open Until Filled   ...
Important Sportsmanship Information Important Sportsmanship Information:
ParentSquare Update ParentSquare Update: Please click on the link below for information regarding the communication platform, ParentSquare.  This new communication platform is the primary tool used by DeRuyter Central School that is utilized by administrators, class advisors, coaches , etc.  SchoolMessenger will no longer be used. ParentSquare will be used to announce school closings/delays, and other important notifications to parents. ParentSquare Information
Phone System Update Phone System Update: DeRuyter Central School has updated our phone voice attendant!  While it has come with some challenges, this change will assist callers in reaching the appropriate extension to help them.  We have gone to a "tiered" system.  Below is a version of what you can expect when calling: When 315-852-3400 is called, you will receive a welcome: Welcome to DeRuyter Central School’s automated voice attendant.  If you know your party’s extension, you may dial it at any time.   For the Elementary School, Press 1 For the Middle or High School, Press 2 For Student Medical, Press 3 For all other offices, Press 4 Once you make your choice, there will be another greeting followed by more choices: For example, if you Press ...
Welcome Dr. Neal Capone, Superintendent of Schools Welcome Dr. Neal Capone, Superintendent of Schools: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Aug. 8, 2023   Matt Cook, Ed.D. OCM BOCES District Superintendent or 315-433-2602     DeRuyter School Board Announces New Superintendent After a thorough search process, the DeRuyter Central School District Board of Education is excited to announce the selection of Neal Capone, Ed.D., as the new Superintendent of Schools.   For the past 12 years, Capone, 50, has served as the Superintendent and Head of School at Faith Heritage, a private K-12 school in Syracuse that was also his middle-   and high-school alma mater. He will succeed David M. Brown, Ed.D., who led DeRuyter schools for the past five years before taking a new position as director of graduate studies for Le Moyne ...
2023-2024 School Supply Lists 2023-2024 School Supply Lists: List By Grade  
PRE-K and K REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!!!! PRE-K and K REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!!!!: Attention Parents of children who live in the DeRutyer School District 2024-2025 PreK and Kindergarten Registration  NOW OPEN!  Children turning 4 on or before December 1, 2024 are eligible to enroll in Pre-Kindergarten. Children turning 5 on or before December 1, 2024 are eligible to enroll in kindergarten.  (Current PreK students do not need to register for Kindergarten.) PreK and K programs are full day, 5 days a week.  Breakfast and lunch are free to all DCS students Students 4 years and older are eligible to receive bus transportation Parents and guardians are invited to call (315) 852-3400 with questions and to request an enrollment packet.  Come learn ...
2022-2023  External Audit Complete 2022-2023 External Audit Complete: The 2022-2023 External Audit has been performed by Mengel, Metzges, Barr & Co. and can be reviewed on the Businss Office page of this website.  Any questions should be directed to Mrs. Amanda Graham-Quirk, School Business Executive at 315-852-3400 x 7502 or  Thank you.
Smart Schools Information on Utilizing Funds For Building Safety Upgrades Smart Schools Information on Utilizing Funds For Building Safety Upgrades:         Please review the power point presentation below which details our request to New York State to utilize Smart School Dollars to reinforce the Building Envelope creating safety measures on our Windows, Doors, and Security Entrance.        The Board will hold a Public Hearing at thei November 9, 2022 Board Meeting regarding the Smart School Project.            If you have any questions, or concerns, please reach out to Dr. Brown at  or call his office at 315-852-3400 x 7403. Smart Schools Presentation
COVID-19 Home Test Kits COVID-19 Home Test Kits: Dear DeRuyter Community: Are you looking for COVID-19 home tests?  DeRuyter Central School has them.  Visit the Superintendent’s Office - main building, Room 108 to get one.  
COVID 19 Protocols COVID 19 Protocols: Please click on the link below for COVID 19 Protocols Preventative Measures at DCS

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Dr. Neal Capone, Superintendent
711 Railroad Street
DeRuyter, New York 13052

Phone: (315) 852-3400
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