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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 […]

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Class of 2024 Paint Night Fundraiser April 28

Join us for a fun-filled paint night in support of the Catskill class of 2024 in the High School Cafeteria on Thursday, April 28, from 6:00- 8:00 p.m. Perfect painting for your Spring decor. No experience is required… your canvas will be pre-traced ahead of time, so relax and paint away… stress free! During this […]

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Catskill FCCLA “Outstanding” at NYS Conference

  Catskill’s Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) excelled at the NYS FCCLA Leadership Conference, where our FCCLA chapter received the Outstanding Chapter of the Year award!  The conference was planned and implemented by the 2021-2022 NYS FCCLA Executive Board, which included Catskill High School students Lauren Liberti as president and Emma Brown […]