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Technology Spells Learning!

Miss Engel’s Language Concepts 1-2 class has been using their District iPads throughout the school day, especially to enhance their spelling and reading skills. The students use various apps to highlight and search for digraphs, vowel sounds, blends, and hidden sight words in the words they spell. They enjoy following the directions on Miss Engel’s […]

students check out booths at club fair

CHS Club Fair

CHS hosted its second annual Club Fair September 20 and 21, held in the school library each morning before homeroom. The event resulted from the efforts of CHS senior Destiny Hull and junior Lauren Wrigley, who wanted to provide their peers, particularly the new freshman class, with a way to “shop” the many clubs and activities CHS has to offer.

entrance to football game with big arch that says Homecoming

Homecoming

A few photos from our 2017 Homecoming. K.C. Schermerhorn and Samantha Sitzer were Chatham High School’s Homecoming King & Queen!

Karen Baldauf, Judson Hoffman, Theresa Rossi, Maria Hogencamp, Stephanie Lineberry, Melissa Paratore, and Linda Zusman in a CHS classroom.

Teacher Mentors

Linda Zusman, retired teacher and now a New York State Union of Teachers staff developer, delivered Mentor training this week to Chatham teachers Karen Baldauf, Judson Hoffman, Theresa Rossi, Maria Hogencamp, Stephanie Lineberry, and Melissa Paratore. These experienced teachers under took this training in order to provide professional mentoring for our first-year teachers according to […]

staff member painting band room wall

Summer Buildings & Grounds Improvements

While students were away over the summer, Chatham Central Schools was busy with a number of  projects to keep our facilities updated, safe, and in good operational condition. Our District completed the following buildings and grounds improvement projects this summer in addition to the annual cleaning and maintenance our crews performed here over the summer months. At MED […]

student holding sign that says 1st day of kindergarten

First Day Photos

We asked our families to share photos of their students on their first day of the 2017-18 school year. Thanks to everyone who shared – it’s great to see all those smiling faces back at CCSD!

Administrators wearing t-shirts

E(2) = Everyone, Everyday @ Chatham

It was back to school for instructional staff on September 5th, Chatham Central School District’s Opening Conference Day. Along with giving our faculty an opportunity to collaborate with each other and prepare for the arrival of students on September 6th, the day served to bring all district employees together to celebrate the start of another […]

Karen Baldauf, Judson Hoffman, Theresa Rossi, Maria Hogencamp, Stephanie Lineberry, Melissa Paratore, and Linda Zusman in a CHS classroom.

Teacher Mentors

Linda Zusman, a retired teacher and now a New York State Union of Teachers (NYSUT) staff developer, delivered Mentor training this week to Chatham teachers Karen Baldauf, Judson Hoffman, Theresa Rossi, Maria Hogencamp, Stephanie Lineberry, and Melissa Paratore. These teachers undertook this training to allow them to provide professional mentoring for our first-year teachers according to New […]

New teachers attend orientation

Orientation Welcomes New Faculty to Chatham

Chatham Central Schools welcomed Chelsea Phillips (MED library media specialist), Emily Holmes (grade 4), Hannah May (special education), Jordan Mangold (speech), Margaret Farrell (grade 4), Joanna Stegmann (MED reading long-term sub), Susan Nichols (MED permanent building sub), Heather Howard (Pre-K long-term sub), Christopher Goodwin (MED & grade 6 orchestra), Talene Schaffer (MS family & consumer […]