Letter from Dr. Cook Providing Clarification to Daily Mail Article

May 10, 2018 Dear Catskill CSD Community: This morning, I was provided with a copy of the Daily Mail. The front page of the paper read: Catskill CSD budgets 32% salary increase for business admin.; Superintendent says district will save money. The headline of the paper startled me as it would do to the average reader. Mr. Richard […]

Board Adopts Proposed 2018-19 School Budget

Dear Catskill CSD Community: On Tuesday, April 17, 2018, the Board of Education approved the proposed 2018-2019 school district budget. The recommended budget shows a 4.61% increase from the previous budget for a total amount of $41,793,028. The tax levy increase is 3.03%, which is within the State’s allowable tax cap. In a few weeks, […]

February and March attendance winners

February & March Attendance Winners

The CMS Attendance Committee congratulates our prize winners for the months of February and March. Prize winners each received a $10 gift card to Dunkin’ Donuts. The committee recognizes the efforts of students who work hard to be in school by giving gift cards to randomly chosen students in each grade level who improved their […]

Student painting star on Nova

Students’ Stars Shine Bright on “Nova”

Here’s a sneak peek at Catskill Elementary School’s “Cat’n Around Catskill” cat for 2018. “Nova” sports a patchwork quilt inspired design. Each student K-5 lent their talent to this colorful kitty by painting a star inside one of Nova’s over 700 squares…

two students painting Cat

Go Wild in the Catskills

Catskill High School students have finished with this year’s Catskill Cat, “Go Wild in the Catskills.” Fourteen students worked on the cat, each sharing their talents in their own way. The High School’s cat is sponsored by the owners of the former Catskill Game Farm, who requested to have animals on the cat that…

team poses with Omer

CMS Team Headed to Odyssey World Finals!

Once again, Catskill Middle School’s Odyssey of the Mind program has brought home tournament success. The Middle School’s Team “Whale Tale” made school history April 7 by placing second in their division at the State Odyssey of the Mind Tournament, held at Binghamton University. Their scores earned them a spot in the World Finals held May […]

Cast & Crew of The Music Man

2018 CHS Musical “The Music Man”

Don’t miss Meredith Willson’s “The Music Man” at Catskill High School April 20 & 21 at 7:00 p.m. and April 22 at 2:00 p.m. This show is sure to delight audiences with its stunning choreography, multifaceted set, and classic songs like “Ya Got Trouble,” “Seventy-six Trombones,” and “My White Knight”

CES team at state Odyssey of the Mind tournamnent

CES Team Competes at State Odyssey of the Mind

Congratulations to Preston Cruz, Scott Buchinger, Elizabeth Signoretti, Tegan Morehead, Noah Kubicek, Lilly Lavoie and Cayden Van Alstyne for their solid performance at the State Odyssey of the Mind Tournament, held at Binghamton University on April 7th. These seven students competed as Catskill Elementary School’s Odyssey of the Mind team for Problem 2, “Emoji Speak […]