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Archive for February, 2018

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 Committee meetings. The next Board of Education meeting is Wednesday, March 7, at 7 p.m., in the Jr./Sr. High School Library-Media Center. It can be accessed at Cooperstown BOE BoardDocs website. More […]

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 […]

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 […]