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Shout Out Board

Check out the Shout Out Board at CHS! The Shout Out Board provides students and teachers with a place to post a positive shout out to other students or staff members for something they have done that has brightened their day. The Chatham Central Schools Teachers’ Association is sponsoring it and plans to bring similar […]

Puppet stage and puppets during The Firebird

“The Firebird” Takes Wing at MED

Our elementary students enjoyed “The Firebird” when The Puppet People made a visit to MED on December 17. Inspired by a Russian folktale and popular ballet, and using marionettes and other puppets, “The Firebird” told the story of a winged mythical creature that helps a peasant and a princess break an evil spell cast over […]

CCSD Holds Lockdown Drills December 18

Chatham Central School District conducted lockdown drills, with participation from local law enforcement, in all three school buildings the morning of December 18. These drills are part of our regular safety procedures and allow us to practice our response to emergency events. Schools in NYS are required to perform a minimum of four lockdown drills […]

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NJHS Treats Seniors to Holiday Luncheon

Along with turkey, there was music, conversation, and holiday fun when our National Junior Honor Society hosted their annual Senior Luncheon, a popular and award-winning service program now in its twenty-fifth year at CMS. More than sixty area seniors visited the Middle School for the morning-long event, held this year on December 14. The event included […]

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Panthers Baseball Headed to Hope Rocks Hardball

Chatham’s varsity baseball team will be participating in the Hope Rocks Hardball this spring.  The Hope Rocks Hardball invitational was created to shed light on the problems of addiction, hopelessness, and suicide in a unique and powerful way – a premier high school baseball showcase featuring some of the best teams from Section 2 battling […]

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CHS Fields Seven Scholar Athlete Teams

Seven varsity teams from Chatham High School qualified as Scholar Athlete Teams for the 2018 fall season. Our girls tennis, golf, boys soccer, girls soccer, girls volleyball, girls cross country, and  football teams all made the grade and will receive a certificate from the New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) recognizing their […]

Letter Concerning Vaping/JUULing

Dear Chatham families, As you may be aware, Chatham School District as well as other schools nationally have seen an increase in students using vaping instruments. Vape pens, E-cigarettes, or JUULS are electronic devices that emit vapor that is inhaled by the user. The inhaled vapor may contain nicotine, THC (a chemical found in marijuana), […]