Schoharie Valley FFA Competes in Leadership Development Events

The weather was quite frigid, but our Schoharie Valley FFA members were on fire Saturday, Feb.  4, at the District 2 Leadership Development Contests in Pine Plains! They competed against 15 other FFA chapters in our region. Leadership Development Events focus on creating situations for members to demonstrate their abilities in public speaking, decision making, …

Elementary Adventure Club Explores Winter Landscape

The Elementary Adventure Club partnered with Cody Robinson-Bullock from the Schoharie County Youth Bureau to host an adventure packed day at Mine Kill State Park. Students engaged in an animal tracking lesson and then were able to snowshoe on park trails to test out their new knowledge. Students also engaged in an owl pellet dissection lesson …

Frigid weather update; protocols

Schoharie CSD is watching the forecast as our region is expected to see a brief polar plunge from Friday into Saturday.  At this time, the frigid weather is not expected to impact our school schedule on Friday, which includes the previously announced two-hour staff development delay. We do want to take this opportunity to provide …

Ceramics students participate in nationwide magnet exchange

Schoharie Jr./Sr. High School students are participating in a nationwide magnet exchange involving 105 schools! Leah Schaefer’s Ceramics students are joining the effort to create magnets based on the theme “Hometown” and hope to eventually exchange and receive magnets from every participating school. Students involved include Lily Ballard, Alex Bender, Georgian Carhide, Anysse Cooper, Jacob …

Pre-kindergarten and Kindergarten Interest Form

Pre-Kindergarten/Kindergarten 2023-2024 Dear Parent/Guardian, Please indicate on the form below if you reside within the Schoharie Central District and have a child who is eligible for either Pre-Kindergarten or Kindergarten in September 2023.   https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1NsOQnLyN69AfyZfU_Q6BieAgYabnPnieU08x0gXLMZI/edit?usp=drive_web *If your child is already enrolled in the Pre-K program here at Schoharie Elementary, there is no need to complete this …

FFA students gather for statewide conference

Schoharie Valley FFA joined over 700 NY FFA members from across the state for the annual Member Leadership Series Conference in Syracuse, NY this past weekend. Our 7th – 9th grade members participated in the “Connect” Conference where they learned how to cultivate healthy connections and grow their trust & influence with others. Our senior members …

Students learn DEI skills

Students in the 6th grade DEI class have been learning about self-awareness, communication skills, appreciating differences and empathy. The culminating project for this quarter’s 6th grade DEI course was to put their learning into action and create picture books focused on empathy. Students worked hard to come up with stories that would be relatable to …

Two-hour delay reminder; schedule update

Good morning, This is a reminder that this Friday, Feb. 3, there is a 2-hour delay for staff development for both the Elementary and Jr./Sr. High School. On this day, buses will pick up students and doors will open two hours later, just as they would for a 2-hour delay due to weather.  Our staff …

Schoharie senior takes state wrestling championship

Congratulations to senior wrestler Zoey Lints! Zoey captured the first ever 138lb Girl’s New York State Wrestling Championship by competing in Syracuse this weekend against wrestlers from across the state.  Zoey pinned her opponents in 27 seconds, 27 seconds and 31 seconds before winning 7-3 in the finals. This is Schoharie’s first state championship in …