Congrats honor roll students

Schoharie Jr./Sr. High School congratulates the following students for being named to the second quarter high honor roll (grade point average of 89.5-100) and honor roll (grade point average of 84.5-89.49). To qualify for high honor roll or honor roll, a student must not receive any of the following grades: less than 65, unsatisfactory, incomplete, …

Substitute Teacher Job Fair is Mar. 27

Are you interested in becoming a substitute teacher in Schoharie? Learn more at our Substitute Teacher Job Fair on Wednesday, March 27, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Schoharie High School library classroom.  Appointments are preferred by contacting Kayla Kelley at (518) 295-6673, who will set up a 20-30-minute slot. Walk-ins are also accepted. …

School Messenger notifies parents about emergencies and more

On March 18, Schoharie Central School District will begin using an automated call, text and email system called School Messenger to strengthen communications with all families. School Messenger will be used for routine calls and reminders, such as attendance and school meal balances; to share district and school news; and to inform about emergencies including …

Famous feline honors little readers

Reading gets recognized at Schoharie Elementary, where a famous feline recently padded down hallways and into classrooms to honor students’ reading efforts this school year. The March 12 visit by the Cat in the Hat celebrated Schoharie Elementary students’ reading to learn, to grow, to enjoy and also to support a great cause, Read for …

Written driver’s test resource

You can practice taking the written driver’s permit or license test for free by visiting the following link at dmv-permit-test.com: https://dmv-permit-test.com/

“Newsies” tickets on sale

Schoharie Central School District Performing Arts is proud to present the musical “Disney Newsies” on March 15 and 16 at 7:30 p.m. and March 17 at 2 p.m. in the high school auditorium. Tickets are $8 for adults and $7 for students and may be purchased by calling Pam Guest at (518) 295-6635. Based on …

Community offers budget input

More than a dozen local residents, students and staff offered their ideas and feedback on the developing 2019-20 budget at a Community Budget Forum held the evening of March 6 in the elementary cafeteria. Hosted by the Board of Education, the forum began with a welcome by Superintendent David Blanchard, followed by an overview of …

Online safety & the Momo Challenge

Much attention has been focused recently by the media on the Momo Challenge on the internet, and YouTube specifically. While the images and premise of the Momo Challenge are disturbing, YouTube released a statement indicating no evidence of the challenge and that videos encouraging harmful and dangerous challenges are against its policies. However, as with …

Kindness and respect last all year

Schoharie Elementary students celebrated Black History Month in February, but kindness and respect last all year. They conducted research, studied in class and produced lots of positive messages and displays, some of which are pictured here.  Schoharie Elementary is a No Place for Hate School, where students also practice the four Bs: Be respectful, Be …