MED & CMS Fully Remote Friday, Feb. 26

(February 25, 2021) Dear MED & CMS Families, I am writing to inform you that this Friday, February 26, 2021 will be a fully-remote learning day for all elementary and middle school students. I apologize for the short notice, but our District just received notification this morning about a pop-up COVID-19 vaccination clinic for education […]

COVID-19 Update – Positive Case Reported at CKC

(February 23, 2021) Dear Chatham Families, Chatham Kids Club has notified us that an individual associated with their program has tested positive for the COVID-19 virus. This case does not require contact tracing within the Chatham Kids Club program or our school setting. While Kids Club is not a Chatham Central School District program and […]

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Chatham Panthers Now Live Streaming Games 

Games for our 2021 winter sports season begin this Tuesday, February 23! To help ensure the safety of everyone, the Patroon Conference is currently not allowing spectators at any sporting events. Panthers fans can still enjoy the action this season on our new Chatham Athletics Live Streaming Facebook page, where we will be live streaming […]

COVID-19 Update February 12 – Positive Case Reported

(February 12, 2021) Dear Chatham Families, We have been notified that an employee at Mary E. Dardess Elementary School has tested positive for the COVID-19 virus. The employee last worked on February 9. Our District assisted the Columbia County Department of Health (DOH) in conducting contact tracing and we have identified and notified all close […]

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Columbia County DOH Requirements for High-risk Sports

(January 29, 2021) Dear CMS and CHS families,  Recently, the NYS Department of Health announced that high-risk sports (as deemed by NYS) may begin in February, pending the approval of local county departments of health. I wanted to share with you the Columbia County Department of Health’s requirements that must be met for high-risk interscholastic […]

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Substitutes Needed 

Dear Chatham Central School District community,  We need your help! We are currently looking to hire additional substitute teachers, teaching assistants, school nurses, and teacher aides. If you are interested in becoming a per-diem substitute and part of our educational team, please visit our website’s Employment page or call 518-392-1501. Applicants must complete the NYS […]

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 […]