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5th Graders Tour CMS

As part of their transition process into sixth grade, the fifth grade made a morning visit to Catskill Middle School on June 12. They heard from CMS assistant principal Annie Coager and a panel of sixth, seventh, and eighth graders about the school and what to expect for next school year. Then the middle school […]

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Catskill Ensembles Rate at Adjudicated Festivals

It’s been a very busy time for students in the CMS and CHS performing ensembles, and they brought home a lot of hardware to show for it! On May 31, both the CHS Band and Chorus traveled to Queensbury HS to be adjudicated at the Trills & Thrills Festival under the direction of Seth Dowling […]

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Six Faculty Members Granted Tenure

Catskill Central School District congratulates our six faculty members who were granted tenure at the May 22, 2024 Board of Education meeting. Jaclyn Sirianni – CHS business Thomas McAllister -secondary library media specialist Alexandria Klepeis – school social worker Kristina Hunter – CES speech Shannon LaChance – 6th grade STEAM Dawn D’Elia – CMS math

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Catskill District-Wide Annual Art Show at C-GCC

Catskill’s art department enjoyed another successful turnout for our annual District-wide Art Show at Columbia-Greene Community College. Select art students from Ms. Alison’s kindergarten through fifth grade classes, Ms. Gazoorian’s middle school classes, and Mrs. Doney’s high school classes were chosen to have their artwork displayed at the college throughout the month of May. While […]

Catskill CSD Receives National Recognition for Music Education Support 3 Years Running

Catskill Central School District has been honored with the 2024 Best Communities for Music Education designation from The NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education. Now in its 25th year, the Best Communities for Music Education designation is awarded to districts that demonstrate outstanding achievement for providing music access and education to all […]

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Catskill Middle School Honor Roll – 3rd Quarter, 2023-24

Grade 6 High Honor Roll: Jaidynn Andrews, Anarres Baker, Dafna Ben Sira, Yair Chavez, Lola Cooper, Shivonne Duarte, Benjamin Edwards, Arthur Fidecaro Gonzalez, Loraine Fritschler, Miles Gabrielle, Victor Garcia Espinobarros, Allison Gerace, Ariana Gonzalez, Emma Herzog, Marcelo Ivery, Jenessa James, Chloe June, Brooklyn Kalb, McKenna Leipman, Adrianna Lopiccolo, Sabino Macasero, Sapphire Manigault, Jaeden Marshall, Daniele […]

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Catskill Represents at 2024 NYSSMA Solo Festival

It was a busy weekend for our music department here at Catskill CSD. On Friday, April 19 and Saturday, April 20, student musicians from CES, CMS, and CHS attended the NYS School Music Association (NYSSMA) Solo Festival at Kingston High School. The Festival sees students from all over the region perform solos and duets on […]

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Yellow Ribbon Visits CMS

Catskill High School’s Yellow Ribbon Teen Suicide Prevention Team was at Catskill Middle School on March 26 and 27 to lead suicide awareness and prevention training for all CMS students during their physical education classes. Team members led the middle schoolers through several interactive stations they designed to reinforce the message that suicide is 100% […]