Happy Thanksgiving from Dr. DeAngelo

November 25, 2020 Dear Chatham Central School District Community, I want to wish you all a happy Thanksgiving. Our schools and offices will be closed this Thursday and Friday for the holiday, so please take the next few days to relax, rejuvenate, and reflect on the things that are important to you.  I know the […]

Help Stop the Spread

(November 20, 2020) Dear Parents/Guardians: We take this opportunity to thank you for your efforts to keep your children and families safe. Your hard work in keeping everyone healthy has allowed us to keep our schools open for in-person instruction. We are now entering a concerning and uncertain time as the COVID-19 pandemic spreads across […]

Go Home Early Drill Rescheduled to Dec. 4

Chatham Central School District will release all students 15 minutes early on Friday, December 4 for the annually required drill to practice emergency dismissal procedures. Schools will dismiss students at the following times: CMS  2:00 p.m. MED 2:10 p.m. CHS 2:15 p.m.  

Board Moves to Virtual Meetings

(November 13, 2020) Out of an abundance of caution and until further notice, the Board of Education will conduct its meetings via video conference only. The public may join the meetings via the Zoom link provided on the Board of Education’s Meetings webpage.

Board Appoints Miner, Spencer to Fill Vacancies

At its November 10 meeting, the Board of Education appointed Ted Miner of Old Chatham and Christopher Spencer of Chatham to the Board. These temporary appointments fill two vacant seats on the Board, due to the resignations of Graham Button and Meghan Charron, and are for terms lasting now through the District election scheduled for […]

Free Meals for the School Year!

We’ve served just about 46,000 meals to Chatham students since the pandemic began! We’re happy to say FREE breakfast and lunch will continue to be available to any school-aged children in the District until June 30, 2021, thanks to the USDA extending this program. All meals are served at no charge – no income requirements […]

NYS Updates Travel-Related Quarantine Requirements

Dear Chatham Families, On October 31, Governor Cuomo revised New York State’s requirements concerning out-of-state travel and quarantine. See Governor Cuomo’s Travel Advisory October 31, 2020. These new requirements go into effect on November 4, 2020. All travelers entering New York from any state, with the exception of states that border New York, must quarantine […]

School Bus Drivers Needed

Do you want a rewarding career? We’ll pay to train you to become a school bus driver, starting as a substitute. Must have a clean driving record. $21.49/hour. Call Steve Oleynek, Director of Transportation at 518-392-1520 for information and an application.

Important Calendar Updates for November & December

(October 29, 2020) Greetings Chatham Families, We wanted to inform you of some important updates we have made to our school calendar. For questions please contact your school’s main office.  Tuesday, November 3: Election Day – MED Fully-Remote Learning Day  For safety and security reasons, all MED students will attend classes remotely due to MED […]