About Mr. Corwin

Chris Corwin was a Minisink Valley Middle School technology teacher who lost his life in a fatal car accident on his way to work. The entire MVCSD community mourns the loss of this beloved teacher and friend. Since joining MVCSD, Mr. Corwin has been an integral and invaluable part of our school district, consistently devoting time and talents that went beyond curriculum requirements and the educational needs of his students. He touched and inspired the lives of many, and he will be greatly missed. Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family and friends.

Comments from the community members he interacted with:

  • "He will be missed by all who knew him!"
  • "May his spirit live on through the projects of this (technology) club."
  • "What a loss this is!"
  • "Many of my family members were tutored by Chris on CNC equipment and we thank him for all of the help he lent us."
  • "He was an excellent teacher and a wonderful husband and father. An individual whose life was taken much too early and will be sorely missed by all that knew him."

His contributions to the community were endless:

  • Producing Awards
    • MV Wresting Tournaments
    • MV Wrestling Hall of Fame
    • MV Swimming & Diving Hall of Fame
  • Donating his expertise to local scouts for their Eagle Scout Projects
  • Working with the local scouting troops
  • MV Middle School drama set production
  • Mid-Hudson Technology and Engineering Educators Association