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CHS Students Perform at Jazz All-County

Select students from Chatham High School will be performed at Jazz All-County on February 8 at New Lebanon Jr./Sr. High School. Participating in the All-County Jazz Chorus are: Kenneth Fay – tenor Morgan Simmons – alto Addie Potter – alto Ainsley Zaik – alto Heather Damia – soprano Lauren Wrigley – soprano Participating in the […]

Graham Newton and Mr. Loomis hold paper trophy

Stock Market Challenge Winner

Sophomore Graham Newton has won the Chatham High School Financial Literacy Stock Market Challenge game for the first semester. Graham achieved a rate of return of 6.1% on his investment. CHS business teacher Michael Loomis coordinates the game with his students in every Financial Literacy class. Students each have an imagined $100,000 to invest in […]

Sydney Newton poses with here artwork at the Columbia-Greene Community College’s Juried Art Show

Student’s “Window” Catches Director’s Eye at Juried Art Show

Chatham High School student Sydney Newton won The Foundation Director’s Prize at Columbia-Greene Community College’s Juried Art Show. The Director’s Prize is one of the show’s top prizes and includes a $150 cash award. The Juried Art Show is in its 23rd year and features select works of art from Columbia and Greene counties’ most […]

picture of monitor in hallway that says "Welcome Chatham High School Student Government"

Your Student Government in Action

Chatham High School’s student government has been active this year. In the fall, they organized a successful Krispy Kreme doughnut sale, raising over $600. In January, they coordinated the purchase of two Chromebook monitors to display announcements and student artwork. The monitors can be seen in the high school lobby and cafeteria. They also purchased […]

Cross County Orchestra plays in the Columbia High School Auditorium

Students Tapped for Cross-County Orchestra

Students from CHS participated in the Cross County Orchestra January 17 & 19, which brought talented strings students from Columbia and Rensselaer Counties together for a showcase performance. These students traveled to Columbia High School in East Greenbush for rehearsals and to perform a public concert held Saturday, January 19 at 3:00 p.m. Please join […]

Sean King, Triston Schermerhorn, Kaleb Taylor

King, Schermerhorn, Taylor Named to All-State Team

The NYS Sportswriters Association has named three Chatham High School student athletes to the All-State Class C Football Team! Please join our school in congratulating: Sean King (Defensive Lineman) – 2nd Team Triston Schermerhorn (Running Back) – 3rd Team Kaleb Taylor (Quarterback) – Honorable Mention Go Panthers!

SADD students in CHS parking lot

SADD Seatbelt Check

Chatham High School’s Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) chapter held a random seatbelt check December 20. A couple of times per year, they meet in the senior parking lot before school. As seniors pull in, a SADD member checks to see if drivers and passengers are wearing seatbelts. The intent is to promote safe driving […]