Service Learning

Every SKS student pledges to complete 20 hours of community service per year. This academic requirement provides an extraordinary opportunity for students to connect their classroom learning to their ability to create positive change in the world; thus empowering them in their own educational journeys.

Community Partnerships

  • Newburgh Armory Unity Center

  • Habitat for Humanity of Newburgh

  • Black Rock Forest Conservancy

  • Humane Society of Blooming Grove

  • Safe Harbors of the Hudson Valley

  • Family Promise of the Mid-Hudson Valley

  • Safe Homes of Orange County

  • American Heart Association

  • New York / New Jersey Trail Conference

  • Food Bank of the Hudson Valley

  • USMC Toys for Tots Foundation

  • New York Blood Center

  • Waterkeeper Alliance

  • The Greater Cornwall Chamber of Commerce

  • New Windsor Country Inn Assisted Living Home

  • Cornwall Public Library

  • Reenie’s Rabbit Rescue

  • Good Shepherd’s Soup Kitchen

Our Director of Service Learning

Ben Harnick
Director of Service Learning & Summer Programs; Art Teacher

Take a Look

Service Learning News


Instagram post 17920113646082393 #sksServiceLearning #sksLeadership #sksExperience Community Service: A Very Special Saturday
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Instagram post 17871979090226619 SKS Students Help to “Build” Their Community
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Instagram post 17967744412035660 SKS is Gearing Up for Another Great Year of Service
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Instagram post 17978449225073993 SKS students work “hand in paw” to care for our furry friends - dogs, cats, rabbits, horses, and goats - at pet rescues across the Hudson Valley! #sksServiceLearning #sksExperience
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Instagram post 17953896919191960 Sunday was a beautiful day to volunteer at the NY Air Show and watch the USAF Thunderbirds perform!  #sksServiceLearning  #sksExperience
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Instagram post 18001927549086818 SKS Celebrates MLK Day with Service - NY Boarding Schools The Storm King School #sksServiceLearning
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Instagram post 17893547494292694 Students and faculty brave the cold weather to serve great causes in our local community this MLK Day. Here is a photo from one of today's trips to an assisted living facility in Orange County. Keep up the good work SKS! #sksServiceLearning #sksExperience #mlkdayofservice
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Instagram post 17985671182209529 SKS junior River H. had the chance to demonstrate his sound engineering skills as a volunteer crew member for the Cornwall-on-Hudson Elementary School's fantastic performance of The Lion King Jr.! #sksServiceLearning #sksExperience
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Instagram post 17986446505210325 Kudos to a group of SKS bowlers who traveled to Middletown, NY, to help raise money for rescue animals at the Pets Alive 4th annual  Bowl-a-thon for Animals! #sksServiceLearning #sksExperience
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