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Grade 6 and Grade 12 pen pals meet after corresponding for the year

Grade 6 and Grade 12 pen pals meet after corresponding for the year

| June 12, 2018

Students in Mrs. Burk-Sciallo’s and Ms. Diana Garcia’s English classes (12th and 6th grades) recently met their pen pals. Students in the two classes have been corresponding all year through letters. They met for the first time and shared some ice cream and face-to-face conversation. This was the first year for this project and the […]

Important June calendar reminders (updated June 11)

Important June calendar reminders (updated June 11)

| June 8, 2018

Monday, June 11 Last day of Jr./Sr. High School Classes Senior Walk, 2:00 p.m. at the Elementary School Senior Walk, 2:20 p.m. at the Jr./Sr. High School Board of Education Special Meeting, 6:30 p.m. at the Jr./Sr. High School Library-Media Center All 1:1 Chromebooks Due!   Tuesday, June 12 Regents Start   Friday, June 15 6th […]

Two graduating seniors receive Congressional recognition

Two graduating seniors receive Congressional recognition

| June 5, 2018

Two graduating Cooperstown High School students, surrounded by family members,  received Congressional recognition on Tuesday, June 5. Heidi Edmonds, who is headed to the United States Air Force Academy, and Blake Guzy, who will be attending Georgetown University on a 4-year ROTC scholarship, were given Certificates of Special Congressional Recognition by Rep. John Faso. Four-year scholarships are […]

Cooperstown CSD voters approve 2018-19 budget

Cooperstown CSD voters approve 2018-19 budget

| May 15, 2018

On Tuesday, May 15, residents of Cooperstown Central School District supported a $19.7 million budget for the 2018-19 school year by a vote of 426 to 82. They also approved a bus proposition by a vote of 465 to 40. Incumbent Marcy Birch, Matt Schuermann and incumbent Anthony Scalici were selected by voters to serve […]

Grade 7 student will have artwork featured in statewide calendar

Grade 7 student will have artwork featured in statewide calendar

| May 14, 2018

Did you know that it takes as much as 600 gallons of water to produce a cotton T-shirt?  It can take over 20,000 gallons to produce a car.  How much water do you use every day? To help raise awareness, the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation and the New York Water Environment Association sponsored a poster […]

CCS Quiz Team wins 3rd in the nation for Very Small Schools

CCS Quiz Team wins 3rd in the nation for Very Small Schools

| May 9, 2018

CCS Quiz Team outperformed 90 teams to win 5th in the nation for Small Schools and 3rd in the nation for Very Small Schools at the NAQT Small Schools National Championship Tournament held at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare in Rosemont, Illinois, April 27-29. Cooperstown Central School District was the only team in the top 35 […]

Students participate in National History Day

Students participate in National History Day

| May 4, 2018

Congratulations to the students who participated in the state level competition for National History Day on April 23 in Cooperstown. Students competed in various categories: paper, exhibit (group or individual), website (group or individual), or documentary (group or individual). The following students participated in the state National History Day competition: Ava Caporali Lincoln DiLorenzo Elizabeth […]

Bus lease proposition set for the May 15 ballot

Bus lease proposition set for the May 15 ballot

| April 24, 2018

A separate proposition will appear on the May 15 ballot asking residents to consider a five-year lease of two 63-passenger buses. The total cost of the bus lease would be $178,000 over a five-year period, which would be spread out among annual budgets. The board of education each year reviews the value of bus leasing […]

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 […]

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 […]