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6th Grade Drive Benefits Shelters

Chatham Middle School’s 6th grade key communicators organized a hygiene item drive for area homeless shelters. They would like to thank the entire 6th grade for the many items that were donated!

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CHS Medical Club Tackles Mental Health

The CHS Medical Club welcomed guest speaker Kameron Decker via a Google meet on April 2. Kameron works with the REACH Center, which is part of the Mental Health Association of Columbia-Greene Counties. The students were very interested in learning about mental health. As the club members’ goal outcome of the meeting was to be […]

2021 Best Communities for Music Education Seal

CCSD Music Department Gains National Recognition

Chatham Central School District has been honored with a Best Communities for Music Education designation from The NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education.  The NAMM Foundation awards The Best Communities for Music Education designation to districts that demonstrate outstanding achievement in their efforts to provide music access and education to all students. […]

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Gratitude Board

Some of our second and fourth graders have been hard at work learning about gratitude! They created these hearts as a way to remind everyone why they have so much gratitude for all of the staff at MED!

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School Nurses Help Keep Schools Safe

Along with everything else they do to keep our schools safe and healthy, it is our school nurses who carry out our weekly COVID-19 testing for our athletes participating in high-risk sports. Busy as they are these days, it’s not often that you’ll find Mary-Noelle Fabiano (MED), Valerie Persons (CHS), and Darcy Simmons (CMS) all […]

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2020-21 Patroon Conference Bowling All-stars

Congratulations to the following Chatham Panthers, who the Patroon Conference named 2020-21 Bowling All-stars. LJ Morse – 1st Team, Individual High Series of 693  Tyler Beaudry – 1st Team Skyler Laurange – 2nd Team  In addition, Chatham bowled over the competition to win this year’s Patroon Conference Tournament. Go Panthers!    

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Student Brings it “Out of the Book” With 3-D Model

Abri Amorim, a fifth grade student in Maria Hogencamp’s class, was inspired by his class’ reading of Titanic; Voices from the Disaster to create a replica of the Titanic to “bring it out of the book.” Over three days, using only cardboard, paint, hot glue, and twinkle lights, he created this large replica of the […]

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Global Partners Presents CHS With ExxonMobil Educational Alliance Grant

Global Partners presented Chatham High School with a $500 grant as part of ExxonMobil’s Educational Alliance Program. CHS will use the money to further its Science Technology Engineering Math (STEM) program at. For nearly 10 years, Global Partners LP (Global) has been able to facilitate grants to local schools throughout New England, New York, Pennsylvania […]

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Chatham POD Gets Shots in Arms

Chatham CSD partnered with Walgreens Pharmacy to organize and host a COVID-19 vaccination POD for employees from the Chatham, Ichabod Crane, Taconic Hills, Germantown, and Hudson school districts, as well as community members aged 60+. Together, we were able to vaccinate 180 people at the clinic, which was held March 13 in our elementary school […]