Archive for November, 2016

Ring in the Holidays with the PTA Breakfast and Marketplace

Ring in the Holidays with the PTA Breakfast and Marketplace

| November 29, 2016

The PTA Holiday Pancake Breakfast and Marketplace is back! It’s an all-you-can eat breakfast, silent auction and marketplace on Saturday, Dec. 3 with all proceeds used to directly benefit CCS students. The breakfast will run from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.; the silent auction is from 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.; and the marketplace is […]

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Students of the Month Recognized

Students of the Month Recognized

| November 22, 2016

A new student recognition program is underway at Cooperstown Jr./Sr. High School. Each department will have an opportunity to recognize two high school students, and the Cooperstown PTA has sponsored this project. The students will receive a book picked by the department that recognizes them.                       […]

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Cooperstown CSD BOE President’s Statement on Personnel Issue

Cooperstown CSD BOE President’s Statement on Personnel Issue

| November 20, 2016

Dear Community, On behalf of the Cooperstown Central School Board of Education, we apologize for what appeared to be an insensitive response to Mrs. Laurie Pestar’s situation.  While it is true that at our meeting of Nov. 2, 2016 we denied the unpaid leave request, we did so with the specific understanding that there was […]

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Fine Arts Slideshow

Fine Arts Slideshow

| November 15, 2016

Our students are producing some great artwork so far this year. Here is just a sample.

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CCS Thespians Go “Into the Woods.”

CCS Thespians Go “Into the Woods.”

| November 7, 2016

This year’s musical by the CCS Thespians will take the audience on a journey through Grimm’s Fairy Tales via a Stephen Sondheim classic. The Thespians will present Into the Woods, which is a mash-up of several Grimm’s Fairy Tales. There are four scheduled performances over Veterans Day weekend, including evening shows and a Sunday matinee. […]

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Get in Shape by Walking Hallways at CCS!

Get in Shape by Walking Hallways at CCS!

| November 3, 2016

Beginning Nov. 1, the Jr./Sr. High School building will be open from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. for walking. Those wishing to join the Walking Program may do so by signing up in the Superintedent’s Office between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. any business day, Monday through Friday. The program is free and open to […]

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A Q&A with Our New Superintendent

A Q&A with Our New Superintendent

| November 1, 2016

Cooperstown Central School District’s new superintendent is poised to take the helm on Jan. 1, 2017. Dr. William Crankshaw’s appointment by the Board of Education on Oct. 5 caps a period of change in the district that was set in motion before the 2015-16 school year began. Dr. Crankshaw is currently the superintendent and elementary principal […]

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Cooperstown Takes a STAND and Reads “It Can’t Happen Here.”

Cooperstown Takes a STAND and Reads “It Can’t Happen Here.”

| November 1, 2016

On Tuesday, Oct. 27, 16 people aged 11 to 80-something met at Cooperstown Jr./Sr. High School to stage a reading of the play “It Can’t Happen Here,” based on Sinclair Lewis’ 1935 novel. The reading was sponsored by the CCS STAND club and the Cooperstown Graduate Program. The play, written in the era of Hitler, […]

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