Schoharie Elementary recognizes area veterans

More than 60 area veterans spanning several generations were recognized Wednesday during the annual Veterans Day Celebration at Schoharie Elementary School. The celebration featured music and songs by the Elementary Band, Fourth Grade Choir and the High School Treble Choir. Veteran Nick Fretto presented the guest of honor – Frank Murphy, who served in World …

Co-teaching debuts at Schoharie CSD

  Schoharie CSD has changed the way it delivers much of its special education instruction. After more than a year of research, planning and training, the district in September implemented co-teaching in grades 2 through 8. “Co-teaching is a model where we have a special educator and a general educator in a room at the …

Elementary students learn about fire safety and prevention

Schoharie CSD held the first of two Fire Prevention and Safety days today as elementary students got a first-hand look and hands-on experience courtesy of three local fire departments. Schoharie, Gallupville and Central Bridge volunteer firefighters brought their trucks, gear and knowledge to our school. The students learned what to do in the event of …

Elementary students have fun on Wellness Day

On Friday, September 6, elementary students participated in the annual building wide Wellness Day. Their day started in an assembly where they thought about and reflected on the effects of bullying. Following the assembly, students visited different parts of the school, reviewing expectations and rules.  Students also visited experts in mental health, fitness and yoga …

District providing school supplies for all elementary school students

Schoharie Central School District values the support families provide in creating a world class education for our students.  In recognition of all you do for us, the District has been able to budget to provide all school supplies to the students in the Elementary School for the 2019-2020 school year.  Please send your child to …

You may be eligible for free meals!

New This Year in Food Service Beginning with the 2019-20 school year any student approved for reduced price meals may receive breakfast and lunch at no cost. New york State funding will cover the cost for each reimbursable breakfast and lunch,previously paid by the student. Fill out your application today!

Religious exemptions removed from state vaccination law

On June 13, Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill into law that immediately removed the religious exemption for school vaccination requirements. Per the amendment to Public Health Law Section 2164, children who attend child daycare or public, private or parochial school who previously had a religious exemption must now receive their first age-appropriate dose in …

Hall of Fame teaches many lessons

SCS fifth graders enjoyed a great day of learning at the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown on June 14. The students have been reading about Jackie Robinson and extended that learning at the museum. They broke up into groups and completed lessons on civil rights, women’s history, geography, communication arts and …

SCS student is “Most Philosophical Kindergartener in America”

Schoharie Elementary student Michaela Burton has earned the title of “Most Philosophical Kindergartener in America” from the Kids Philosophy Slam for her drawing depicting that love has a greater impact on the community than hate because “Friends that play together spread love.” Michaela will be honored at an assembly on Wednesday, June 19, at 8:30 …