Group photo of Catskill students who attended NYS FCCLA conference

FCCLA Brings Home the Honors

Catskill’s Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) chapter scored big at the NYS FCCLA Conference and STAR Event Competition, held March 28 and 29 in Callicoon, NY. Of the six student teams who presented at the event, all came home with a medal, and the Catskill Board of Education received the FCCLA’s Board […]

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Vaping 101: What Every Parent Should Know

There are hundreds of e-cigarette brands on the market, and they are now the most commonly used smoking products among youth. Middle and high school students are increasingly using these battery-operated devices, often marketed as a healthier alternative to traditional cigarettes, to inhale nicotine, THC, and various synthetic chemicals. And that has health officials – […]

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Family Math Game Night

Some photos from our Family Math Game Night! On March 28, Greg Tang, Jr. and his team from Tang Math visited Catskill Elementary School for the ultimate day of learning and fun. Mr. Tang is a master game developer, programmer, word problem expert, and the creator of math games like Tangy Tuesdays, Ten Frame Mania […]

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AMC Top Scorers

High-achieving math students from CHS participated in the American Mathematics Competition, a challenging 25-question examination given across the country in February. The results are in! Congratulations to our top scorers […]

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CHS Blood Drive April 11

National Honor Society will be hosting its Spring Blood Drive on Thursday, April 11th from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm in the Catskill High School gym.  All blood types are needed and walk-ins are welcome! All presenting donors will receive a free t-shirt. To make an appointment, please see Ms. Dedrick or visit

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Beauty and the Beast

Be our guest as Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” hits the Catskill High School stage Friday, March 29th at 7:00 p.m., Saturday, March 30th at 7:00 p.m., and Sunday, March 31st at 2:00 p.m. […]

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Random Acts of Kindness Challenge

Help Catskill CSD Spread Kindness Take a photo of yourself doing one of these Random Acts of Kindness and #catscanbekind.  Then show the photo to any faculty member and receive a reward. Buy the person behind you coffee Donate to your favorite charity Bake cookies for your neighbor Donate to a food bank Send a […]

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CMS Takes 1st at Odyssey of the Mind

Congratulations to the Catskill Middle School Odyssey of the Mind Team! Our team placed first in their division at the Region 4 Odyssey of the Mind tournament held March 9 at Coxsackie-Athens CSD. In their competition problem, Timeless Carnival, the team had to build a light structure out of balsa wood, and, while performing a […]

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Students Advocate for Mental Health Resources at State Capital

Students from Catskill Middle and High School attended Mental Health Matters Day in Albany, an annual event organized by the Mental Health Association in New York State (MHANYS). The students shared their experiences with state lawmakers to help them understand the importance of ongoing investment to support the mental wellness of New Yorkers. […]

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$5,290 for Cancer Reasearch, No Hair for Principal

During the month of February, the CES Business Club and CES Student Council (Team Catskill’s Kids) raised money for the St. Baldrick’s Foundation to “Conquer Childhood Cancer.” If the students could reach their goal of $3,000, CES principal John Rivers agreed to have his head shaved in front of the whole school. […]