Author Archive: jake.palmateer

Cooperstown High School students to be featured at the Fenimore Art Museum

Cooperstown High School students to be featured at the Fenimore Art Museum

| April 9, 2018

Cooperstown High School students will create a featured exhibit for the Fenimore Art Museum based on their studies of the Thornton Wilder play, Our Town. The Our Town Gallery Opening will be May 3 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Students in Mrs. Burk-Sciallo’s 11th grade Honors English class each interview a citizen in the […]

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Community Mindfulness Retreat set for Saturday, April 14

Community Mindfulness Retreat set for Saturday, April 14

| April 5, 2018

A free Mindfulness Community Retreat will be held from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 14 at the Clark Sports Center. The event is being hosted by Cooperstown Central School with the support of the Cooperstown Foundation for Excellence in Education, and is open to adults from the community. It is being offered in […]

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Cooperstown student reaches finals stage of the National Merit Scholarship Program

Cooperstown student reaches finals stage of the National Merit Scholarship Program

| April 5, 2018

Officials of National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) recently announced that Wriley Nelson, a senior at Cooperstown Central School, is one of approximately 15,000 finalists in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program. The nationwide pool of finalists represents less than one percent of U.S. high school seniors.  These academically talented students will continue in the competition […]

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A budget discussion will be held prior to the Board of Education meeting on Wednesday, April 4

A budget discussion will be held prior to the Board of Education meeting on Wednesday, April 4

| April 2, 2018

A budget discussion will be held prior to the regularly scheduled Board of Education meeting on Wednesday, April 4. The discussion will take place at 6 p.m., in advance of the 7 p.m. Board of Education meeting, which will be held in the Jr./Sr. High School Library-Media Center. Please visit the district’s Budget Page for […]

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The 2018-19 school calendar is now available

The 2018-19 school calendar is now available

| March 21, 2018

On Wednesday, March 21, the Cooperstown CSD Board of Education approved the district calendar for the 2018-19 school year. 2018-2019 School Calendar For a printed version of this calendar, assistance in accessing it or reading it, or any questions, please contact the district office at 607.547.5364.

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School will be in session Friday, March 23

School will be in session Friday, March 23

| March 17, 2018

This is just a reminder that school will be in session on Friday, March 23, for regular classes. This change allows for the most effective use of remaining emergency days while protecting instructional time. The school still has two emergency days remaining.   Please note the departure time for the Budapest/Prague Trip has changed now […]

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District statement on Wednesday, March 14’s student event

District statement on Wednesday, March 14’s student event

| March 14, 2018

At 10 a.m. on Wednesday, March 14, students at Cooperstown Jr./Sr. School observed a 17-minute period of remembrance for the lives lost last month in the Stoneman Douglas tragedy in Parkland, Fla. The event was timed to coincide with other such events that occurred in the region, the state and the country. The safety of […]

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Assessment in focus at Pre-PTA Parent Partnership Information Session on March 13

Assessment in focus at Pre-PTA Parent Partnership Information Session on March 13

| March 12, 2018

This month’s pre-PTA Parent Partnership Information Session: Assessment 101 March 13, 6:30 p.m. Elementary Library Join us to learn about assessment as an integral part of the teaching/learning process. How are results used during instruction? What types of assessments are administered?  Why? What are the changes to the 3-8 ELA and Math NYS Tests? Should […]

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Smart Schools Investment Plan

Smart Schools Investment Plan

| March 9, 2018

The Smart Schools Bond Act was passed in the 2014-15 Enacted Executive State Budget and approved by New York State voters in a statewide referendum held during the 2014 General Election on Tuesday, Nov.4, 2014. The Smart Schools Bond Act (SSBA) authorized the issuance of $2 billion of general obligation bonds to finance improved educational […]

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36th Annual Crayon Carnival set for Saturday, March 10

36th Annual Crayon Carnival set for Saturday, March 10

| March 8, 2018

The Cooperstown PTA Crayon Carnival, a much-loved community tradition, returns for its 36th year this Saturday. The Crayon Carnival, the PTA’s largest event and biggest fundraiser, will be held in the Cooperstown Jr./Sr. High School Gymnasium from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The day will feature delicious food, carnival games and prizes, a raffle of […]

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