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Please label all of your children's belongings such as backpacks, lunch boxes, coats, sweatshirts, etc.  This will make it easier to find the owners of misplaced items.


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Talent Show 

Schoharie Elementary's Got Talent, and they showed just how much on June 14.

Be responsible. Be respectful. Be safe. Be a community.

Gallery spotlights talented students

The Schoharie Central Schools gallery, located in the administrative offices hallway, is hung with new student artwork for the 2016-17 school year. READ MORE

Ta dah!

School is almost over, but there's no end to the imagination of Schoharie Elementary students, as seen in their June 14 "Schoharie's Got Talent" show. READ MORE

Fitness + sportsmanship + good choices = Just Run

Just Run Schoharie

"Schoharie athletes are constantly recognized by other schools for not only their success in running, but by their sportsmanship as well," said Steve Usher when asked about the Just Run youth fitness program at Schoharie Elementary. READ MORE

Spirited fun

The first days of June were filled with exciting Olympic competition at Schoharie Elementary that was enjoyed by students, staff, Board of Education members and families. VIEW PHOTO GALLERY

Flags & fanfare

The 2016 Schoharie Elementary Olympic Games officially opened with a May 31 ceremony filled with flags, fanfare and music. READ MORE AND VIEW PHOTO GALLERY

A love of all things green, feathered and furry

Many look forward to Schoharie Central School's annual Ag Fair, and this year's event did not disappoint. Under large tents that
sheltered them from
springtime downpours,
Schoharie Valley FFA members, high school students, community members and representatives of agricultural organizations shared their knowledge and love of all things green, feathered and furry. READ MORE & VIEW PHOTO GALLERY

Ag Fair 2016

Celebrating the 100th day of school, fashionably

100th Day of School Fashion Show shirts

Earlier this year, Schoharie Elementary students celebrated the 100th day of school by holding a 100th Day Fashion Show featuring shirts they decorated with 100 items.

At the show, teachers announced what items their students chose to place 100 times on their shirts. The children then walked the red carpet to show off their designs. Thank you to the ETPSO for donating the shirts for the children to decorate. The show was a huge success.

A gathering of elementary scientists

Science Fair

Schoharie Elementary student Olivia Borst presented her project about boxelder beetles at an April 21 Science Fair hosted by Duanesburg Elementary for students from the two districts. Noah Dutcher explained how maple syrup is made and provided visitors with tasty samples.

Noah at Science Fair

Science, technology & math were never so tasty

Kindergartners learn about science, technology, math and maple syrup

It's not often that a lesson that teaches science, technology and math also tastes really, really good. For Schoharie kindergartners, one such lesson began with learning from high school students and ended with pancakes. VIEW PHOTO GALLERY

Vaccination against meningococcal disease required for fall 2016 7th graders

Effective Sept. 1, 2016, all students entering grade 7 will be required to have one dose of meningococcal vaccine.

5th graders present Living Wax Museum of Musicians

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March is Music In Our Schools Month (MIOSM), and Schoharie's 5th grade celebrated by presenting a Living Wax Museum of Musicians on March 31. Museum-goers met a host of musicians from the past and present, ranging from Israel Kamakawiwoʻole and Elvis Presley to Niall Horan, Carrie Underwood and more. READ MORE

Attendance brochure available

Click here to download the Schoharie Elementary School Attendance Brochure (PDF). Printed copies are also available in the Elementary School office.

PBIS: Be safe, responsible, respectful, a community

Be Safe. Be Responsible. Be Respectful. Be a Community: Schoharie Central School students, faculty and staff unite behind these foundations of a positive school environment through Positive Behavioral Interventions & Supports, or PBIS. READ MORE

Safety drills are routine and important

Fire drills, lockdown drills, go-home-early drills: all are a routine but important part of keeping students and staff prepared and our school safe. Practicing for emergencies is important for all of us, and drills will be held throughout the school year. As with fire drills, lockdown, lockout and other drills are not announced ahead of time.

Community Resource Room offers helpful information

The SCS Community Resource Room is open Mondays and Tuesdays from 8 to11:30 a.m. in the elementary wing, providing a place where parents, guardians and community members can access information about community resources such as food pantry locations, counseling and fun local activities. READ MORE

More Schoharie Elementary news

Visit the SCS News Archive page for past news stories.

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Parent Today is a free, monthly, award-winning email 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. READ MORE

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. READ MORE

Elementary Parent Teacher Student Organization (EPTSO)

You can view a complete list of events on the EPTSO Web Page.

Helpful 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)

Early Reading

Families can take part in encouraging reading growth for their children by visiting the "Get Ready to Read!" website at 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 Kindergarten.

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Andrea Polikoski

P.O. Box 430
136 Academy Drive
Schoharie, NY 12157
(518) 295-6651
Fax (518) 295-9506


Pre-K Coordinator
& Director of Curriculum & Pupil Personnel Svces
Linda Nevulis
P.O. Box 430
136 Academy Drive
Schoharie, NY 12157
(518) 295-6657
Fax (518) 295-9514


Secretary to Principal
Jessie Griffin

Karen Gannon


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Link to A Parent's Guide to Special Education by the NYS Education Dept.
(For questions, please contact Director of Curriculum and Pupil Personnel Services Linda Nevulis at (518) 295-6657.


Dignity for All Students Act (DASA)





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