Schools

Schools - Public and Private 
Fishkill residents have access to two award winning School Disticts, the Beacon Board of Education and the Wappingers Central School District. Where you reside in Fishkill will determine which school district you will attending.

Each school district is governed by its own independently elected board members and run by its own fiscal budget. All the schools conform to the New York Regent's Curriculum and both high schools offer the rigorous regent's diploma.

The Town Clerk's office can help you determine which school district you live in at (845) 831-7800 extension 3329.

Elementary Schools
Fishkill Elementary(link is external) 845-897-6780
Brinkerhoff Elementary(link is external) 845-897-6800
Glenham Elementary(link is external) 845-838-6900
   
Junior High School
Van Wyck Junior High(link is external) 845-227-1700
Wappingers Junior High(link is external) 845-298-5200
Rombout Middle School(link is external) 845-838-6900
   
Secondary School
John Jay High School(link is external) 845-897-6700
Beacon High School(link is external) 845-838-6900
Wappingers Central School District Office(link is external) 845-298-5000
Beacon Board of Education Office(link is external) 845-838-6900
   
Fishkill is fortunate to have a private school located within the community
St. Mary Mother of the Church School(link is external)  845-896-9561
   
Dutchess Community College
Dutchess Community College(link is external) is a comprehensive community education college dedicated to providing excellent education at a reasonable cost, enlightening the community, and meeting the needs of a changing world. The variety of programs, courses and services offered by DCC answers the needs of a diverse student body. The main campus is located in Poughkeepsie. Their number is 845-431-8000. The South Campus is located at Hollowbrook, Myers Corners Road, Wappingers Falls. Their number is 845-298-0755.