Catskill Middle School’s Spelling Bee Champion, 7th grader Karsen Chiminelli, as well as second place finisher, 7th grader Christopher Konsul, and third place finisher, 8th grader Elizabeth Finnegan

Karsen Chiminelli Wins CMS Spelling Bee

Seventh grader Karsen Chiminelli successfully defended her title as Champion this January during Catskill Middle School’s 2018 Spelling Bee. She and other students from grade six through eight showed their mettle in this school-wide spelling showdown that took 29 rounds to decide. Spelling “subnivea” got Karsen (right) into the final round, where she successfully spelled “stasis” to clinch the title. An impressive repeat performance […]

CES Spelling Bee Champion Billy McMullen is joined by (left to right) Mrs. Lisa Schlenker, Catskill Elementary School Assistant Principal, and Catskill Elementary School teachers and Spelling Bee Committee members Mrs. Alexandra Standish, Mr. Matthew Luvera, Mrs. Heather Schindler.

“Exasperation” Spells Trip to Regionals for Catskill 5th Grader

Catskill Elementary School recently held its annual Spelling Bee with students participating from grades four and five. 5th grader Billy McMullen correctly spelled “exasperation” in the final round to edge out runner up and fellow 5th grader John Breusch. We are pleased to announce that, as the winner, Billy will be representing Catskill Elementary School at the 2018 Capital Region Spelling Bee […]

bus driver high-fives students

Holiday Bus Driver Appreciation

Catskill Elementary School Student Council members, parents, and even some past CES Student Council members stayed after school a few weeks ago to make blankets for Catskill’s bus drivers. On December 18th, the students delivered the blankets to the drivers as the buses lined up in the bus circle at CES. “We began this wonderful […]

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