Public Information Office for Baldwin UFSD

  • The Public Information Office is responsible for our district's communications. This includes publishing the district newsletter, The Baldwin Beat, as well as sending current news to the media to promote the accomplishments of students and staff. This office also produces the annual District Calendar Guide and provides information to the public regarding district programs. Additionally, the public information officer (PIO) sends out districtwide and emergency notifications, such as school closings due to inclement weather.

    Budget Vote and Board Elections: June 9, 2020 

    Due to the COVID-19/Coronavirus pandemic, the vote for the 2020-2021 budget has been postponed until June 9, 2020 and will be conducted by absentee ballot only. 

    Visit to learn about the proposed budget, how to register to vote, and more.

    Coronavirus Updates

    For updates from Baldwin UFSD, as well as other useful resources and information, please visit our Coronavirus Information Center (

Communication Channels and Resources

  • The Baldwin Beat: District Newsletter

  • Social Media

  • Website

  • District Calendar Guide

  • Email, Text, and Phone Messages

  • Virtual Backpacks

  • Parent and Student Portal

  • Contact the Public Information Office

     Mary Furcht

     Public Information Officer

    Paula Cerasoli

    Media Inquiries
    For media inquiries, please contact Mary Furcht, Public Information Officer for Baldwin UFSD, at 516.434.6014.

    Gold Card for Senior Citizens
    Senior citizens may obtain a free Gold Card from the Public Information Office located at the District Office, 960 Hastings Street, between 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. Monday through Friday (Monday through Thursday for July and August). The Gold Card entitles Baldwin residents ages 60 or older to receive discounted tickets to some school productions, athletics events, and Continuing Education classes.