Thomas Van Tassel, Addie Potter, Maria Castellanos, and John Hoag

Chatham Places Third at IMPACT

Two student teams and CHS math teacher Katharine Curtis attended the 12th annual Students IMPACT (Interested in Mathematics and Problem solving but unAware of Computer Talent) Program at Siena College on October 12. The IMPACT program connects high school juniors and seniors who have demonstrated academic talent (especially in mathematics), but who have not yet […]

students dressed as outsiders pose for photo

The Outsiders

In eighth grade, students just finished reading S.E. Hinton’s The Outsiders. The morning of October 12, students and faculty came to school dressed in costume as either “greasers” or “socs” (the competing socio/economic factions in the novel), and the entire eighth grade walked to Main Street to take in a special screening of the 1983 […]

girls tennis team making the number 1 sign with their handsrs

Girls Tennis Section 2 Champs

Chatham is Number 1! The girls tennis team beat Schoharie 7-0 to win the Section 2, Class C/D varsity girls tennis championship. At the match, played October 10th at Bethlehem High School, the Panthers successfully defended their 2017 sectional title and closed the 2018 season with a 16-0 record. Congratulations!  

students making cardboard elephant trunk

“The One & Only Ivan” Novel Study STEM Challenge

5th graders in Mrs. Reichardt & Ms. Howe’s ELA classes participated in a STEM challenge. Each group was asked to create a working model of an elephant trunk using cardboard tubes. The students are enjoying these STEM challenges throughout their literature study of The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate.

6th graders Emily Gaylord and Patrick Brown, 7th graders Alex Bevins and Jenna Palubeckis, and 8th graders Moriah Martino and Aiden Ketzer.

September Students of the Month

Chatham Middle School’s Student of the Month Award goes to students who show excellent academic effort and good character. Congratulations to September’s students of the month, who are (left to right) 6th graders Emily Gaylord and Patrick Brown, 7th graders Alex Bevens and Jenna Palubeckis, and 8th graders Moriah Martino and Ayden Ketzer.

Lilian Nowak, Jahnyah Armstrong, and Margot Schassler

Chatham Tennis Players Take 1st, 3rd at Patroon Tourney

Chatham tennis players enjoyed success at the 2018 Patroon Conference varsity championship tournament held October 4th and 5th. 7th grader Jahnyah Armstrong (center) won the singles tournament, while sophomore Lillian Nowak (left) and senior Margot Schassler (right) took third place in the doubles tourney. Go Panthers!

homecoming king and queen with homecoming court in background


A few photos from Chatham High School’s Homecoming October 5. Scotty Himmel and Sophia Martino were named our 2108 Homecoming King & Queen and the Panthers blanked Catskill/Cairo-Durham 54-0.  

students present Judi Matthews with flowers

Pep Rally Pumps Up Panthers, Honors Mrs. Matthews

CHS held a pep rally October 5th to get pumped up for Homecoming weekend. Student government and our team captains kicked off the event, which featured a demonstration from our robotics team, the cheerleading squad, and a group performance of John Denver’s Country Road. During the event, the school also took a moment to recognize […]