End of the Year Message
Susan M. Hasenauer, Superintendent
Congratulations to the Class of 2021!!
Counseling Services Available
The Newark Central School District clinicians (counselors, psychologists, and social workers) will be working throughout the summer. Please know that they are available to provide support and coordination to outside agencies. You can access the clinical staff by calling your student’s main office.
Lincoln School: 315-332-3342
Perkins School: 315-332-3315
Kelley School: 315-332-3326
Middle School: 315-332-3290
High School: 315-332- 3240
Newark also has community agencies that can provide mental health support.
Wayne Behavioral Health Network staffs the Open Access Center. The Open Access Center provides assessment for mental health and substance abuse issues, including drug addiction, alcoholism, and mental health or emotional crisis. The Open Access Center determines and links individuals to the appropriate level of care including detox, inpatient services, outpatient services, residential treatment and emergency care. Mental health services are provided for ages 5 and up and substance abuse services for ages 14 and up. There is no fee for the access center and the clinic services accept all insurances and utilize a sliding scale fee. Call 315-946-5750. Office is open 7:00 am – 10:00 pm.
Victim Resource Center is a private, non-profit domestic, sexual, stalking, dating violence, and child abuse service agency located in Newark. They can be contacted 24 hours a day/7 days a week at 1-800-456-1172.
Family Counseling Services of the Finger Lakes is a community agency that can provide support to youth, adults and/or families. Unfortunately, currently there a waitlist for the Newark location but the Sodus location is taking new clients. Families would need to call the Newark office at 315-331-8494 to set up an appointment for Sodus.
The information is below:
Newark Office Address: Sodus Office Address:
150 Van Buren Street 6692 Middle Road, Suite 2200
Newark, NY 14513 Sodus, NY 14551
If immediate assistance is needed:
*Call or visit CPEP @ Clifton Springs Hospital 315.462.1080
*Call Finger Lakes Lifeline 2-1-1
*Contact the National Crisis Text Line by texting HOME to 741-741
If you have other questions or find yourself in need of support our Family Outreach Coordinator, Julia Rodriguez, LMSW, can be reached at Julia.Rodriguez@newarkcsd.org.
Board Meetings Open to the Public
The next Board meeting will be held on July 14th (only one meeting in July). There will be a Public Hearing regarding the District's Safety Plan at 6:00 PM and then the Board will hold its Annual Organizational Meeting at 6:30 PM. You can find a complete list of the Board meetings happening during the 2021-22 school year on our website. Please check the website closer to each meeting date for the agenda and the starting time of each meeting.
District Hiring Needs
The Newark Central School District is in immediate need of the following positions that offer full benefits:
- Clerical Positions at the Middle School and Kelley School
- Cleaners and Custodians
- Food Service Helpers
- Bus Drivers
Please complete an application that can be found under the Human Resources tab on the Newark website, www.newarkcsd.org and return to Susan Carr in Human Resources.
End of Year Message
It was great to build relationships with many of you in my first 18 weeks and I look forward to building more as we look to reopening schools five days a week in person!
I hope you all have a relaxing, wonderful summer filled with the things you love to do most! I look forward to rejuvenating and getting ready for school in the fall. September will be here before we know it!! Happy 4th of July!!
Have a great summer,