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Silver for Catskill at FCCLA National Conference

Three Catskill Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) members attended the 2023 FCCLA National Leadership Conference in Denver, CO with advisor Kelly Morino July 2-6. At the conference, our students were able to network with over 8,000 students from across the country, participate in leadership workshops, and compete in Students Take Action with […]

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Catskill High School Honor Roll – 4th Quarter 2022-2023

Grade 9 High Honor Roll:  Gabriella Amato, Sophia Blauberg, Marcello Buono, Jack Carr, Christian Castro, Carter Colon, Gianna DeVito, Trevor Duong, Isabelle Edwards, Connor Grasse, Gavin Hendricks, Sophia Hong, Austin June, Sasha Lemus, Nicholas Maccaline, Tegan Morehead, Kobe Neilsen, Mariska Newman, Kylie O’Connell, Owen O’Rourke, Rylin Quinn, Korben Raffo, Callie Rose, Collin Shook, Elizabeth Signoretti, […]

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Outside the Lines Art Show

Since June 2nd, Catskill student art has been on exhibit at the CREATE Council’s Outside the Lines annual art show. This year marks their 40th year celebrating student art. The artwork showcases art from area schools, with Catskill showing work from elementary to high school. If you haven’t had a chance to get to see […]

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Budget Vote Art Show A Success

The Annual Budget Vote Art Show was a success again this year. Over 300 student works were showcased in the exhibit in the gym for the public to see what the students are creating throughout their classes. Every student who takes art had work displayed! This show is a culmination of that work and it […]

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Catskill Student Designs Police Department’s New Patch

Catskill High School senior Liliana Seeley graciously volunteered her time to design Catskill Police Department’s new official patch. A few months ago, Officer Chuck Rion inquired about having a student design a new patch for the department. Knowing her immense talent in the arts and graphic design, Mrs. Doney, Liliana’s art teacher, asked her to […]

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Guest Speaker Discusses Thomas Cole with CHS Art Classes

Catskill High School art students enjoyed a visit from Bethany Wynne, a research fellow at the Thomas Cole National Historic Site who works on educational programming and as interpretive displays director. She spoke to the Studio Art classes about painter Thomas Cole, his home here in Catskill, and the Hudson River School Art Movement. She […]

Karen Chiminelli

Class of 2023 Top 10

The Catskill High School Class of 2023’s highest-ranking students based on weighted grade point averages are: Valedictorian Karsen Chiminelli, daughter of Karen Van Wie and Ron Chiminelli, plans to attend Brown University next year to study biology. Karsen has been the co-president of the Class of 2023 since 9th grade, and is president of National […]

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Catskill’s Music Education Program Receives National Recognition Second Year in a Row

We did it again! 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 24th year, the Best Communities for Music Education designation is awarded to districts that demonstrate outstanding achievement in efforts to provide music […]