Letter re Dec. 17 spectator incident

The following letter is being sent home with Schoharie Jr./Sr. High School students on Dec. 18. December 18, 2018 Dear Schoharie Parent or Guardian: I am writing to inform you about an incident that occurred during a Schoharie vs. Middleburgh JV basketball game on Monday, December 17, 2018. An adult was harassing a group of students seated …

Expanded mental health services, nurse practitioner for students, families

Schoharie Central School District  is expanding its long-standing partnership with the Schoharie County Office of Community Services and Mental Health by increasing from two to five days a week the availability of on-campus mental health services and support for students and their families. A Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner will also begin providing services at the schools. …

Choirs spread holiday cheer

Members of Schoharie’s choirs spread holiday cheer by sharing their talents in the local community. The High School Treble Choir sang at the Apple Barrel,  while the LeadingTones (the newly named High School Select Choir) sang at Schoharie Valley Farms. Members of the 5th/6th and 7th/8th grade choirs carolled at the tree lighting in Esperance. Treble Choir …

WAC champs & Class C finalists

Congrats to Schoharie’s girls soccer team on their awesome season. They were named Western Athletic Conference (WAC) Champions after their 11-0 season and NYSPHSAA Section 2 Class C Finalists after finishing 14-4-1.

Soccer players honored

Congratulations to Schoharie’s girls soccer team members on their New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) awards: Offensive MVP: Megan Krohn Defensive MVP: Madeline Phelan 1st Team All-Stars: Madeline Phelan, Megan Krohn and Katelyn Krohn 2nd Team All-Stars: Abigail Fagnani and Morgan Phelan Section 2 All-Stars: Madeline Phelan, Megan Krohn and Katelyn Krohn 2nd Team All-State: Megan Krohn and …

Music over weather at All-States

Winter weather may have shortened their event to one day, but music ruled on Nov. 17, when several Schoharie students performed at the New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA) Area-All-State Festival at SUNY Oneonta.  “Our two-day festival was cut to one day because of the storm, but our students put on a fabulous concert on …

FFA harvests awards

The results are in from this year’s FFA High School Days held at SUNY Cobleskill on Sept. 28. Twenty-four Schoharie Valley FFA members competed with their peers from 42 other schools and brought home several awards from the annual event. Schoharie High School students placed in many of the contests they participated in. The following students placed within the …

Drama Club showcases talent

The Schoharie High School Drama Club presented “Millie Monka and the Salmon Cannery” by Flip Kobler & Cindy Marcus on Nov. 9 and 10 in the high school auditorium.  The students worked on the one-act melodrama during October and early November and were excited to showcase their talent, according to music teacher Cassandra Olin. The cast included …

Vaping 101: What every parent should know

There are hundreds of e-cigarette brands on the market, and they are now the most commonly used tobacco products among youth. Middle and high school students are increasingly using these battery-operated devices, often marketed as a healthier alternative to traditional cigarettes, to inhale nicotine, THC and various synthetic chemicals. And that has health officials – …

Youth Chorale selects Braeden Beck

Schoharie Jr./Sr. High School 7th grade student Braeden Beck has been selected to sing with the Capital District  Youth Chorale (CDYC), following a successful audition. Braeden was selected from among students in 45 schools in four counties in the greater Capital District. “We are very proud of Braeden for his hard work and dedication to the choral …