Terrilyn Cohn and Al Murphy to receive Awards of Excellence from Mid-Hudson School Study Council

Congratulations to Terrilyn Cohn and Albert Murphy, Pine Bush Central School District’s fall 2023 Mid-Hudson School Study Council (MHSSC) Award for Excellence winners.

Superintendent Brian Dunn met with each to present them with their certificates as they were congratulated by their colleagues.

Four men stand around a table. the man on the right is reading from a folder as the other three listen.

A group of eight people sit around a table as a man at the closer end reads from a folder and other clap.


Terrilyn Cohn is receiving an Award for Excellence in Administration. She is the director of Special Programs for the district and has served our school community for six years.

Four men and six women stand together and smile.


Al Murphy is the head  custodian at Pine Bush High School and is receiving an Award for Excellence in Support Services. He and has been part of the Pine Bush family for 11 years.


Four men stand arm-in-arm and smile. Behind them on the wall is a painted PB in blue and gold.


The MHSSC Awards for Excellence celebration will take place on Wednesday, Nov. 1, at The Barn at Villa Venezia in Middletown. The social hour starts at 5:30 p.m., followed by a dessert reception and award presentations at 6:15 p.m. The cost is $60 per person. Anyone wishing to attend should RSVP to Jayna McAteer before Oct. 2.

Congratulations again to Terrilyn and Al for this honor. We are grateful for all your contributions to our amazing school district.


Pine Bush Central School District
State Route 302, Pine Bush, NY 12566
Phone: (845) 744-2031
Fax: (845) 744-6189
Brian Dunn
Superintendent of Schools
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