Esperance Elks help support Schoharie families

The Esperance Elks recently donated $1,000 to the SCS Backpack and School Pantry programs. The school district partners with the Northeastern Regional Food Bank to provide weekly bags of food for about 30 students to meet their weekend needs. Food items consist of shelf sustainable items as well as fresh produce, bread, and dairy. Thank …

Custodial crew focuses on safety, COVID-19 prevention

Hank Lamont took aim with the Clorox 360 and activated the sanitizing mist. He swept the machine’s nozzle over the classroom, steadily spraying 2 to 4 feet away from all surfaces, moving from top to bottom. The sanitizing mist from the machine is safe and dries quickly. No wiping is required.   “It’s easy to use,” …

Community events set to help local families

There are two community events in our area this weekend and during the following week that are intended to give families a little extra help as we head toward colder weather and the winter season. The first is a Coats for Kids distribution at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Middleburgh. This will be held on …

Winter sports sign-up (tentative)

At this time we are only signing up for varsity winter sports, which include basketball, bowling, wrestling and cheerleading. Sign-ups will be from Oct. 7 to Oct. 16. As of now winter sports have a tentative start date of Nov. 30. Winter Sports Sign-Up form

“Go Home Early Drill” set for Thursday, Oct. 8

The following letter was sent home on Tuesday, Sept. 22: Dear Parents/Guardians; Each year, every school district in New York State is required to conduct an emergency early release or “Go Home Early Drill” as part of its Emergency Management Plan. Schoharie Central School will be conducting this drill on Thursday, Oct. 8, 2020.  We …

NYSSMA recognitions announced

Schoharie Central School is proud to announce that Brianna Smith was selected because of her vocal musical excellence to perform in the NYSSMA All-State Festival this year.   This festival is usually held in Rochester, New York but because of the pandemic it has been moved to a virtual concert format. Brianna, a Schoharie senior, …

REMINDER: Please complete COVID screening tool every morning

Please remember to submit the daily COVID screening form for each student that is attending Schoharie CSD every morning. We recommend that families save the district website as a bookmark on your phone’s home screen or on your computer. This will enable you to access the tool with just one click. The screening tool itself …

Western Athletic Conference fall sports update

The following is an update from the WAC released today: The Western Athletic Conference has decided to move forward with the low risk sports of cross country, golf and tennis at the varsity level for the fall season.  The moderate risk sport of soccer will be moved to the Fall Sports Season II, which will …