Rondout Valley High School is a public high school located in Accord, New York, United States. Operated by the Rondout Valley School District, the school serves 9th through 12th graders from Marbletown, Rosendale, and Kerhonkson. The high school, which shares its campus with Rondout Valley Middle School, was constructed in 1959. Prior to its opening, high school students in the area attended Kerhonkson High School .AdministrationThe high school has one principal and two assistant principals. The principal as of October 23, 2013, is Robert Cook.AcademicsAs a public high school in New York, RVHS subscribes to the state regents board for its academic standards. In addition to the standard regents track, the school has an honors program and a special education program. RVHS offers eleven advanced placement (AP) courses: AP Biology, AP Physics, AP Chemistry, AP English, AP European History, AP US History, AP Comparative Government and Politics/American Government and Politics, AP Calculus, AP French, AP Spanish, and AP Music Theory.WISEWise Individualized Senior Experience is a program available to seniors in their final semester. In this program, students pursue a project of their own interest as a substitute for two classes. They keep a journal of their progress on their project, and at the end of the year, present their work to evaluators, friends, and other interested students. Projects have included: putting a music program together, starting and managing an acapella group, building a boat, creating a website, teaching foreign languages to younger students, building a computer, filming a movie, culinary exploration, dance choreography, senior book, creating a community mural, social action, and writing a comic book.