Elementary students' art is displayed in the
SCS gallery outside the district office
Gallery features Elementary artists
Visitors to the Schoharie Central Schools
administrative offices are greeted by a display of artwork created by
several talented Schoharie Elementary students.
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Stay alive: Free smoke alarm & CO detector
Working smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors
save lives! Schoharie County residents may sign up for free smoke
alarm and carbon monoxide detector installations in their homes.
Installations begin in August and continue until resources are
Save the date: School picture day is Sept. 16
Attention parents/guardians: Fall individual
portraits of students will be taken on Wednesday, Sept. 16.
State revises immunization requirements
Attention parents and guardians: effective
September 1, 2015, the New York State Education Department and New
York State Department of Health instituted new immunization
requirements for students. Parents/guardians should contact their
physician's office with questions and to make sure their child(ren)
will be in compliance for the upcoming school year.
Schoharie Elementary student pens award-winning
poetry for I Love NY Agriculture Art and Writing Contest
Elementary student Daniel Cater has been honored with an award for
poetry he wrote and illustrated for the 2015 New York Agriculture in
the Classroom I Love New York Agriculture Art and Writing Contest. His
work will be displayed in the FFA Exhibit Hall at the 2015 New
York State Fair.
Board appoints principals
The Schoharie Central School District Board of
Education appointed Andrea Polikoski of Glenville principal of
Schoharie Elementary School and Kevin Calacone of Albany principal of
Schoharie Jr./Sr. High School. The appointments were made a the
board's June 18 meeting.
SCS graduates come in all sizes
June is a time to celebrate growth, achievement and
moving up at Schoharie Central School District, where all graduates and
their families have reason to be proud, from the
littlest preschoolers and moving-up
5th and 6th-grade elementary students to college and career-bound high school seniors.
You don't have to be a parent to
enjoy Parent Today!
Parent Today is a free, bi-monthly, award-winning
e-mail newsletter and companion website designed to help build a
stronger bridge between families and the classroom.
Parent Today is filled with great
information for parents, guardians, teachers and more.
Around the world in the '52 gym
Schoharie Elementary's 1952 gym was the site of an event of
international proportions that was not only educational, but tasty as
tourney a tradition at SCS
Schoharie Elementary announced the winners of the
school's 2015 Chess Tournament on June 17, continuing a tradition
begun nearly 20 years ago.
Body Mass Index is part of required school health check
New York State Education Law
requires body mass index, or BMI, and weight status group to be included in
a student’s school health examination. The State Health Department
also surveys some schools concerning BMI each year.
Elementary Parent Teacher Student Organization (EPTSO)
You can view a complete list of events on
EPTSO Web Page.
Informational Brochures for Parents
Published by the State Education Department
The State Education Department has published many
brochures designed to help parents help their children. Below are links
to printable PDFs of some of the brochures available.
Helping Your Child With Homework (PDF)
Helping Your Child Learn Science (PDF)
Helping Your Child Learn Mathematics (PDF)
Families can take part in encouraging reading growth
for their children by visiting the "Get Ready to Read!" Web site at
www.getreadytoread.org. The site offers a number of
skill-building activities for free as well as a selection of
downloadable materials. There is a "Transitioning to Kindergarten"
tool kit to help early childhood professionals and parents plan
activities and collect observations throughout the year leading up to
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