Cabaret and Cookie Auction set for Thursday, Oct. 10

Are you ready for the second annual SCS Cabaret? The Cabaret will feature a range of singing and piano talent from our students as they perform songs from the stage and screen. The entertainment begins at 6:30 p.m. in the high school auditorium. “It’s fundraiser for Friends of Fine Arts, which is our Fine Arts …

19 Schoharie students to attend Zone 8 Area All-State Conference

Congratulations to the 19 Schoharie High School students who were chosen to participate in the Zone 8 Area All-State Conference at SUNY Oneonta. Acceptance to Area-All State is based on a student’s spring New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA) solo score. Some students will be performing in the mixed chorus and others in the …

VanDerwerken sings his way to NYSSMA All-State Festival

Schoharie Central School is proud to announce that Ethan VanDerwerken was selected because of his vocal musical excellence to perform in the All-State Festival at the NYSSMA Annual Winter Conference. This festival is held from December 5-8 in Rochester, New York. Ethan, a Schoharie junior, was chosen because of his score and adjudication for his vocal solo …

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!

Celebrating the Class of 2019

Schoharie Central School District marked its 184th annual commencement on Saturday, June 29, when 64 members of the Class of 2019 walked the stage and received their diplomas. Families, friends, SCS staff and faculty joined together in the high school gym for a graduation ceremony featuring the high school band, speeches by student leaders, Principal …

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 …

Bands perform at TU Center

Schoharie’s Junior High and Elementary bands really hit the big time – and place – on June 8. As guest performers of the Albany Empire arena football team, they performed “America the Beautiful” and the “National Anthem” before a crowd at the Times Union Center in Albany. The students also had the opportunity to meet …

Dressing down for good causes

Schoharie Central School District held a Rolph Karker Dress Down Day fundraiser on June 4, netting more than $665 for two causes. Faculty, staff and administration all wore black t-shirts and jeans in honor of Rolph’s birthday. Proceeds from the event are being donated to the Rolphie Fund and the SCS Backpack Program.  The Rolphie …

A survey for all

All members of the Schoharie Central School District community are invited and encouraged to participate in an anonymous survey being conducted by Generation Ready to measure the district’s level of cultural proficiency. The district values all opinions and feedback. Take the survey Why survey? SCS is entrusted by its residents to provide an educational program and …