Archive for May, 2017

Bob Meehan and Marge Schleining Recognized for Dedication to District

Bob Meehan and Marge Schleining Recognized for Dedication to District

| May 17, 2017

Cooperstown High School recently began a recognition program for educators. Bob Meehan and Marge Schleining were recognized this month by teachers for their dedication to students and our school community.

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FoMA is Offering Summer Scholarships in the Area of Fine Arts

FoMA is Offering Summer Scholarships in the Area of Fine Arts

| May 17, 2017

Cooperstown Friends of Music and Art is again offering financial assistance for students who are attending summer programs in the area of fine arts. Students in Cooperstown CSD completing grades K-12 in June are eligible to apply for awards of up to $300 to attend educational programs in instrumental music, vocal music, visual art, writing, […]

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Voters Pass School Budget; Elect Board Members

Voters Pass School Budget; Elect Board Members

| May 17, 2017

On Tuesday, May 16, residents of Cooperstown Central School District approved a $19,061,937 budget for the 2017-18 school year by a vote of 577 to 111. They also approved a bus lease proposition and selected two board of education members. Timothy Hayes and Gillian Spencer were elected to three-year terms that will start July 1. […]

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Student and Teacher Share Spotlight at Scholar Recognition Dinner

Student and Teacher Share Spotlight at Scholar Recognition Dinner

| May 17, 2017

Cooperstown CSD’s student honoree at the annual Scholar Recognition Dinner on Wednesday, May 10, was Christianna Fisk and she chose teacher Jennifer Pindar. The Scholar Recognition Dinner is an annual event held at SUNY Oneonta and features distinguished seniors from ONC BOCES and DCMO BOCES regions who each select teachers who have been influential in their […]

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Understanding Trends in the District’s Tax Levy

Understanding Trends in the District’s Tax Levy

| May 15, 2017

Since New York state’s property tax levy limit law went into effect in 2012, the district has presented a proposed budget to district taxpayers that stayed at or below its limit. The fiscal plan for 2017-18 is no different. If the proposed budget is approved by voters, the tax levy—the total amount of money to […]

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Five Board Candidates Seek Two Seats

Five Board Candidates Seek Two Seats

| May 15, 2017

District residents will vote to fill two seats on the school board when voters head to the polls May 16. Incumbent board member Timothy Hayes is seeking re-election. Board President Theresa Russo is opting not to run again. Kim Jastremski, Bruce Markusen, Gillian Spencer and Jeff Woeppel are also candidates for the two seats. Both […]

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Fiscal Plan for 2017-18 Aims for Efficiency; Academic Growth

Fiscal Plan for 2017-18 Aims for Efficiency; Academic Growth

| May 15, 2017

On Tuesday, May 16, residents of Cooperstown Central School District will vote on a proposed $19,061,937 budget for the 2017-18 school year and a bus lease proposition. They will also vote to fill two seats on the board of education. The proposed budget has a 2.8 percent increase in the tax levy, with a rise […]

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Cooperstown CSD Responds to Non-Specific Threat

Cooperstown CSD Responds to Non-Specific Threat

| May 11, 2017

The following is a message from Dr. William Crankshaw, Superintendent of Schools: The safety of our students and staff is our paramount concern at Cooperstown Central School District.  I write to inform you of a situation that we are currently addressing with local law enforcement. A non-specific threat of possible physical harm, directed against Cooperstown […]

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Art Show Reception to Showcase K-12 Creations

Art Show Reception to Showcase K-12 Creations

| May 9, 2017

The K-12 Cooperstown Central School District Art Show Reception is Friday, May 12, in the Cooperstown Village Library Ballroom. The reception will be from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Students at all grade levels have worked hard and were very creative in preparing works for the show.

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Board Approves 2017-18 School Calendar

Board Approves 2017-18 School Calendar

| May 8, 2017

The Cooperstown CSD Board of Education recently approved the calendar for next year. Please see this link, 2017-2018 School Calendar for a document you can download and print. If you need help accessing the information on the calendar or need help viewing it, please contact the district office at 607.547.5364.

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