Annual Chicken and Biscuits Dinner set for Thursday

Come join us for our Annual Chicken and Biscuits Dinner from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. this Thursday. All proceeds benefit Schoharie’s BackPack and Pantry Programs. These programs help alleviate child hunger by discreetly providing hungry children with backpacks full of nutritious and easy-to-prepare food on Friday afternoons so they have food to eat throughout …

“Opt In” to receive text message notifications from Schoharie CSD

Schoharie CSD is using a mass notification system called School Messenger. This service allows the district to email and send all-calls to parents and/or guardians on a district-wide, school-wide or grade-level basis. The district is also in the process of enabling text message notifications through this system. However, because these text messages use the heavily-regulated …

7th grade NYC trip coincides with new Cultural Awareness course

Schoharie’s seventh grade class recently went to NYC to view some sights and to see the exhibit “Auschwitz: Not so long ago. Not so far away” a traveling exhibit on display at the Museum of Jewish Heritage in Lower Manhattan. Students went on an educational tour, learned about the Holocaust and saw artifacts from Anne …

Schoharie students perform at SCCC

Schoharie’s HS Choir and Treble Choir performed at Schenectady County Community College in their Choral Showcase on Friday, Nov. 1. They joined Schalmont and Northville  CSDs, who also brought choirs to perform. After the performance, students had the chance to work with the clinician Dr. Julie Hagen from the Hartt School of Music at the …

Alumni Spotlight: Emma Rose Wegner

On Nov. 2, Emma Rose Wegner, a resident of Central Bridge and a 2016 graduate of Schoharie High School was awarded the FFA American Degree during the 2019 National FFA Convention and Expo in Indianapolis, Indiana. The FFA American Degree is the highest degree achievable in the National FFA Organization (formerly known as the Future …

Schoharie Senior signs with Stony Brook University on D-1 baseball scholarship

On Wednesday, Nov. 13, Shane Helmstadt, a senior at Schoharie High School was officially signed as a Sea Wolf at Stony Brook University, making him the first male D-1 scholarship recipient from the district in 40 years. Shane has been playing baseball since he was small, starting with Little League and moving his way up …

Tractor restoration project underway

The Ag Mechanics class at Schoharie Jr./Sr. High School is breathing life into an old tractor. A somewhat rusty 1953 Harry Ferguson tractor is parked inside the Ag Mechanics shop. The Ferguson Company was a British tractor company founded by Harry Ferguson, that eventually evolved into the Massey-Ferguson company. “It’s something different,” said Ag Mechanics …

Two 8th Grade students to perform with prestigious student choir

Two Schoharie 8th grade students were recently selected to perform with the American Choral Directors Association Eastern Region Junior High Honor Choir. Braeden Beck and Andrew Martin made it through a rigorous application and audition process. They earned the opportunity to travel to Rochester in March to work with a master conductor and other top-performing …

Schoharie students take first place at Siena College contest

Schoharie students take 1st Place at Siena IMPACT contest Two teams from Schoharie participated in the Interested in Mathematics and Problem-solving and unaware of Computer Talent (IMPACT) day of activities and challenges. These students were all recommended by their mathematics teacher, Erika Robert, as being good math students who might be interested in learning  more …