Newcomb Central School’s Mission
We will endow our students with the academic excellence, self-confidence and problem solving skills necessary to:
- Succeed at their next level of learning
- Accept the challenges to make responsible and positive contributions to society
The school draws students internationally, with local families serving as hosts for students whose parents recognize the caliber of education available in Newcomb. Newcomb Central School students enjoy opportunities in athletics, drama, and a vibrant partnership with Paul Smith's College. This partnership provides an opportunity to earn as many as 45 college credits prior to graduation. Visit Newcomb CSD's website
SUNY College of Environmental Sciences and Forestry
The State University of New York has a Regional Campus in Newcomb, at the Archer and Anna Huntington Wildlife Forest. The college'sAdirondack Ecological Center is the leader in ecological sciences in the Adirondack Mountains of northern New York and a major contributor to the science internationally.
Adirondack Interpretive Center
ThAdirondack Interpretive Center, part of SUNY ESF, is the center for nature interpretation in the Adirondacks. The center offers public programs, events, speaker series, courses and other activities. It also has 3.6 miles of trails, open to the public, on its 236 acre campus.
The Tahawus Legacy Education Fund
This fund was started by Len Gereau with the profits from his Tahawus Book. It will provide educational scholarships to applicants that have a family connection to one or more relatives who lived in the village of Tahawus. For information and applications, go to their website : http://www.tahawuslegacyscholarship.com.