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Edgemont's Got Talent
Sara Stratford

There’s no doubt that Edgemont is a place filled with talented kids, and while everyone is staying home, two Edgemont brothers thought maybe all those talents could be put to good use! Edgemont’s Got Talent, the idea of ninth grader Ben Kirsch and his sixth grade brother Alex Kirsch, is a virtual talent show open to all Edgemont children between the ages of 5-18 and their families. The talent show aims to raise funds for Feeding Westchester.  Videos featuring any talent at all - including musical performances, cooking, sports tricks, pets in action, and even TikToks - are encouraged! A $5 donation made directly to Feeding Westchester is suggested for each video submission or talent show viewing, as Feeding Westchester continues its mission to keep our county’s neediest people safe during this pandemic. 

For more information, and to submit your video and/or donate, click here.

Budget Vote Information
Edgemont Tech Dept.

The Board Of Education is submitting to the voters a $63,677,081 budget for the 2020-2021 school year.  The anticipated tax-rate increase is 2.99% with a projected budget-to-budget increase of 3.75%.  The proposed budget was first developed, and then revised due to pandemic-related State aid cuts and out of concern for the current financial stress for all taxpayers. Based on how the State's tax cap is calculated, this budget is now $546,000 below the 2% cap.

Click HERE for info.

Caring for Covid

Aubrey Graf-Daniels, along with her friend Melissa Tomlin, have organized massive donations through their Facebook page Caring for Covid. They have been patterning with local restaurants and stores to provide food and supplies to various organizations such as the White Plains Police Department, Burke Rehabilitation Center, and White Plains Hospital. Donations can be made to Aubrey through Venmo or PayPal. Find their page on Facebook or email Aubrey directly at to get involved!

New eLearning Website
Edgemont Tech Dept.

This website is dedicated to supporting teachers, staff, students and parents in all areas of eLearning. This website will be a work in progress and resources will be added and updated periodically. Click HERE to visit website.

Edgemont Tech Dept.

“Making Art: Together While Apart” is a gallery devoted to the artwork created by EHS students, grades 7-12, during distance learning. Art has always been a place for self expression, contemplation, and communication. Hopefully during this time, students can create and admire the work of their peers… and as a community, we can come together to enjoy the creativity of our kids!

Click HERE to view gallery.