Author Archive: jake.palmateer

Superintendent: Our school is a safe place

Superintendent: Our school is a safe place

| February 16, 2018

The following is a letter from the Superintendent of Schools to parents/guardians in the district. Dear Parents/Guardians, Early in my administrative career, when I became elementary Principal of my first school, I realized “School” must, first and foremost, encourage natural confidence for parents and caregivers, students and staff, that it is truly a safe place […]

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High school class reunites woman with a long lost scrapbook

High school class reunites woman with a long lost scrapbook

| February 16, 2018

A class project at Cooperstown Jr. /Sr. High School helped reunite a woman with a long lost scrapbook. About four years ago, teacher Rebecca Burke-Sciallo, who loves to thrift, found an old scrapbook at a local Goodwill. “I get very sad when things are thrifted that shouldn’t be; photographs, photo albums, handmade quilts. I thought […]

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Elementary library book orders due

Elementary library book orders due

| February 14, 2018

Book orders for autographed books by Jarrett J. Krosoczka are due back to elementary classroom teachers by Friday, Feb. 16. Book order form For assistance accessing, reading or completing the order form, please contact the Elementary Office.  

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Welcome reception for new Director of Facilities set for Tuesday, Feb. 13

Welcome reception for new Director of Facilities set for Tuesday, Feb. 13

| February 9, 2018

We are pleased to announce our newest addition to the Cooperstown Central School District family – Mr. Matthew Murphy. Matt is a CCS alumnus and former Maintenance Mechanic Supervisor for Otsego County. He has experience in printing and as an energy specialist, but his all-around affinity for all aspects of the mechanical skilled trades makes […]

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Girls on the Run, Heart and Sole sign-ups to continue

Girls on the Run, Heart and Sole sign-ups to continue

| February 6, 2018

It’s not too late to sign up for Girls on the Run and Heart and Sole! Final registration for the upcoming season will start at 7 a.m., Feb. 12 and run until midnight on Feb. 16. Register your daughter to join us in the fun. Girls on the Run is for girls in grades 3 through […]

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Flu shots are still available at the Bassett School-Based Health Center

Flu shots are still available at the Bassett School-Based Health Center

| February 6, 2018

Flu shots are still available at the Bassett School-Based Health Centers at Cooperstown Elementary and Jr./Sr. School. A student who is enrolled in the School-Based Health Center is eligible for a free flu shot if they return a consent form. It’s not too late to have your child get his or her flu shot.

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Cooperstown Board of Education meeting minutes/agendas may be found here

Cooperstown Board of Education meeting minutes/agendas may be found here

| February 6, 2018

Cooperstown CSD’s Board of Education maintains a webpage at BoardDocs, which serves as a hosting site for agendas for all upcoming Board and Commmittee meetings. The next Board of Education meeting is Wednesday, Feb. 14, at 5:30 p.m., in the Jr./Sr. High School Library-Media Center. It can be accessed at Cooperstown BOE BoardDocs website. More […]

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State releases information on its Every Student Succeeds Act plan

State releases information on its Every Student Succeeds Act plan

| February 2, 2018

New York State Education Department Media Release The United States Department of Education (USDE) approved New York’s Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) plan, State Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia announced Jan. 17. ESSA Fact Sheet For a printed copy of ESSA Fact Sheet or assistance in accessing the content of any information on this page, please […]

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Cases of pertussis (whooping cough) confirmed at Jr./Sr. High School

Cases of pertussis (whooping cough) confirmed at Jr./Sr. High School

| February 1, 2018

Four cases of pertussis, also known as whooping cough, have been confirmed in the Cooperstown Central School District.  The individuals were treated and are being monitored by their healthcare provider. The district has notifying by mail all parents/guardians of students in the Elementary and Jr./Sr. High School, and providing them with information on the symptoms […]

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Teacher recruitment opens for the 2018-19 school year

Teacher recruitment opens for the 2018-19 school year

| January 30, 2018

Cooperstown Central School District is seeking several teachers to join our talented and dedicated team for the 2018-19 school year. CCSD serves a vibrant community, centrally located in upstate New York. The 99-square-mile district is a mix of picturesque farmland, rolling wooded hills, small hamlets and the historic Village of Cooperstown. The district has an […]

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