Contact Us

Nurse's Office: 

(607) 844-8694 ext. 4233

Main Office and Attendance:

(607) 844-8694 ext. 4245

Registrar's Office:

(607) 844-8694 ext. 5281

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.

School Forms


Parents and Guardians, your Middle School student is getting points for reading! For help in selecting a book, or to make sure the book qualifies for Accelerated Reader Points, please check out the link below!


Box Tops Challenge


We will be starting our final Box Top challenge for the school year. This Box Top challenge will run from April 27th through May 31st. Please bring your box tops in today!

Calendar Change

On March 27th the Board of Education approved a change to the 2016-2017 school calendar:

Please note: 

School will be in session for a half-day for elementary students on Friday, June 23, 2017.  June 23rd will be a regular work day for all staff.

Mission Statement

The Dryden Middle School mission is to promote the core values of  excellence, integrity, and creativity. 

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.

Wall of Positivity

Wall of Positivity

Upcoming Events:

  • Tuesday, May 2nd - Thursday, May 4th ~ Grade 3-8 NYS Math Assessments
  • Thursday, May 4th ~ Middle School Band Concert - 7:00 pm @ Auditorium
  • Friday, May 5th ~ Middle School Dance - 7:00 pm
  • Thursday, May 11th ~ Sports Boosters Meeting - 7:00 pm @ HS Library
  • Wednesday, May 17th ~ Drama Booster Club Meeting - 7:00 pm @ HS Library
  • Friday, May 19th ~ End of 35 weeks

The First Dryden BioBlitz

Honor Roll

3rd MP High Honor Roll 


3rd MP Honor Roll

School Hours

7:48 AM - 2:19 PM

Student arrival time is no earlier than 7:30 AM.

Students arriving after 7:48 AM will be considered late and must sign in at the main office.

The MS has been identified by the NYS Education Department as needing to develop a Local Assistance Plan. Click this link to read the Self-Review and Report for the MS. This document has the action items that the MS will be implementing.

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.

SchoolMessenger Contacts:

Michele Wendel at DES
Deb Perine at Cassavant
Tami Natale at Freeville
Patty Helms at the Middle School
Gail Piger at the High School