Dr. Cook talls with student about project

Expert Fair

Are you an expert? Our 2nd graders certainly are! On April 27th they hosted an Expert Fair in the cafeteria to show off their knowledge on a topic of their choosing. Along with parents and faculty, Catskill’s next superintendent, Dr. Cook, dropped in to check out the fair!

Even Gottfried Family Music on stage at CES

Music & Movement!

Evan Gottfried Family Music put on a special show for Catskill Elementary pre-k and kindergarten students on April 13th. The duo’s visit to CES was an enriching music and movement experience that the children really enjoyed. Evan and his wife, Maggie, led our youngsters through a whole bunch of fun songs and had all our students trying […]

CHef talking to students

Career Exploration

Catskill Elementary School held a career exploration day on April 13th for our fourth and fifth grade students. Lots of community members visited our school to talk to students about their jobs. Our career guests included meteorologists Heather Morrison from Spectrum News and Christina Ernie from WTEN (who brought along WTEN’s storm-chaser vehicle), NY National […]

Catskill High School students compete in Odyssey of the mind

CHS Heads to State Odyssey of the Mind Tournanment

CHS is headed to states after their stellar performances at the Region Four Odyssey of the Mind Tournament hosted March 25 at Coxsackie-Athens CSD. Coordinated locally by Questar III BOCES, Odyssey of the Mind is an international educational competition that encourages students to use their imaginations and work as a team to solve problems. The teams performed […]

Chris Quinn being honored by Annemarie Barkman and Kyle Lyles at Baord meeting

Quinn Recognized for Contributions to CCSD

The Board of Education honored community member Chris Quinn for his years of service to the Catskill Central School District. Mr. Quinn recently retired from the NY State Police and served as Catskill’s D.A.R.E officer for 23 years, teaching both 3rd and 5th graders about good decision making and the dangers of drugs and alcohol. […]

Wendy Doney and President Joe McCarthy

In Catskill, Art Equals Community

Catskill High School art teacher Wendy Doney made a visit to the Catskill Rotary luncheon recently to bring their membership up to speed on the new art programs offered at the high school this year. She shared the types of projects students are now enjoying through classes such as Studio Art, 2-Dimensional Design and 3-Dimensional Design and talked about future art programs […]