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Thank You to Our Instructional Staff

May 2-6 is Teacher Appreciation Week and Catskill CSD would like to take this moment to recognize the dedication, hard work and professionalism of all the faculty and staff who are part of Catskill’s instructional team. Cats can and Cats will!

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“Disney’s Tarzan” Nominated for Two Musical Theatre Awards

Catskill Drama Club’s production of Disney’s Tarzan received two nominations from the Proctors High School Musical Theatre Awards program! Catskill was nominated for Best Set Construction for our amazing set that was completely painted and decorated by the students of the production. Additionally, Catskill was nominated for Best Musical! Students from the production traveled to […]

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CHS April Students of the Month Show Resourcefulness

Catskill High School congratulates Danny Forbes and Dakota Stein for being named our Students of the Month for April. CHS staff nominated the two juniors, who also attend Questar III’s Heavy Equipment program, for the personal resourcefulness they have demonstrated, which was the featured character trait for April!

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Catskill’s Music Education Program Receives National Recognition

Catskill Central School District has been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from The NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education. Now in its 23rd year, the Best Communities for Music Education designation is awarded to districts that demonstrate outstanding achievement in efforts to provide music access and education to […]

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2022 Board of Education Candidates

There are seven candidates running for three open seats on the Board of Education. The three highest vote getters will each serve a three-year term running July 1, 2022 through June 30, 2025. The candidates’ names will appear on the ballot in the following order: Charles Benninger Jr., Joseph F. Izzo, Allan A. Couser, Mary DeSimone, Patricia Dushane, Lenora I. Freese, Henry Haye. More information about the candidates is available on our 2022 Board Election page… 

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Help us Prioritize our Use of Vacated Space Survey Results

In February, we asked our community to participate in a survey about how we could best make use of additional space becoming available our secondary campus as a result of Questar III BOCES relocating its Catskill Academy to another building. As a result, Catskill CSD will have six additional classrooms, two offices, and a full-sized […]

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Important Information from Dr Cook: No Classes Friday, April 15 – Monday, April 25

Dear Catskill Families,

I would like to remind everyone that tomorrow, Thursday, April 14 is a half day for all students and that all District schools and offices will be closed Friday, April 15. Our Spring Recess runs April 18-22, there will be no classes that week. Additionally, at last night’s Board of Education meeting, the Board approved the proposed changes to our 2021-22 school calendar I informed you about earlier. This makes the Monday following our spring break, April 25, an official give-back day and all District schools and offices will be closed. Classes will resume on Tuesday, April 26. 

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Board Adopts Proposed 2022-23 School Budget

At its April 12 meeting, the Board of Education adopted the proposed budget for the 2022-2023 school year. The budget was created to continue Catskill Central School District’s current student programs, while reducing the burden to our taxpayers. The budget totals $48,576,001 and carries a projected tax levy increase of 1.85%, which is under the […]