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Music Department’s “Empathy Project” Caps A Year Like No Other

Even with Covid-19 restrictions, music students in our elementary, middle and high school programs were able to safely continue making music this year. Elementary instrumental lessons met by instrument and by class to focus on individual and small group progress. 6th graders had a slightly more “normal” experience with regular rehearsals and lessons, while it […]

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CHS Honor Roll – 4th Quarter

Chatham High School announces its honor roll for the fourth quarter of the 2020-21 school year. 12th Grade High Honors Nicolette Allen Calliroe Barlow Samuel Bartlett Hannah Braley Craig Coons Emma Crosby Kylie Cruz Jorja Davis Autumn Ferrier Ryan Graziano Phoebe Hebert Kourtney Hotaling Hannah Kelly Lauren McCormick Hannah Meyer Carissa Palladino Jordan Simmons Hannah […]

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Ellsworth Kelly Foundation’s Meaningful Gift to Class of 2021

Chatham’s Class of 2021 received a welcome surprise at graduation courtesy of the Ellsworth Kelly Foundation. Foundation president Jack Shear made arrangements for every Chatham graduate to receive $500 to spend on something meaningful to them, an extra-special gift to our seniors who endured a school year turned upside down by the COVID 19 crisis! […]

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Chatham CSD Mourns the Loss of Jonathan Bintz

It is with great sadness that we inform you of the loss of Jonathan Bintz, who passed away unexpectedly on July 2. Since 2017, Mr. Bintz taught band at Chatham High School, where his talents as both an instructor and a musician were unmistakable. He was both respected and admired by those he taught and […]

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Bookends Brighten Library’s Collection

Chatham High School’s Drawing & Painting Class, taught by Patrice Tomaso, shared their artistic talents by decorating bookends for their school’s library. “They add so much color and joy to the library and we can’t thank them enough,” said CHS librarian Donna Eager.

PSA: Why I Chose to Get Vaccinated

Students in Questar III’s New Visions Visual & Performing Arts and New Visions Medical programs recently collaborated to create a short public service announcement (PSA) that highlights why they chose to get the COVID-19 vaccine. Getting vaccinated is the most effective way to beat COVID! Information about local vaccination locations is available on the Columbia […]

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Four Chatham Students Named to Business Honor Society

Four Chatham High School students have been named to the Business and Marketing Honor Society of New York State (BMHSNYS). The students are senior Logan Shields and juniors Nathaniel Loomis, Allyson Engel, and Tatum Shea. Membership in BMHSNYS recognizes students who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in a secondary business/marketing program. To be eligible, seniors must […]

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Stock Market Game Shatters Records

The Spring, 2021 Financial Literacy Class Stock Market Game came to a close with amazing results. Three students in the class achieved higher rates of return than the previous all-time high recorded in the nine-year, 17-contest history of the game at CHS. Junior Gabe Rippel was at the top of the leaderboard at the conclusion […]

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23 Students Join NHS

Chatham High School inducted 23 juniors into National Honor Society (NHS) during a special ceremony held in the school’s auditorium the evening of June 17. Membership in this prestigious organization is reserved for outstanding students who have excelled in the areas of scholarship, leadership, service, and character. Congratulations to Chatham’s newest members of NHS: Giovanna […]

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Spring, 2021 Patroon Conference All-Stars

Congratulation to the following Chatham athletes named Patroon Conference All-Stars for the spring, 2021 season: Softball Adryanna Jennings – 1st team Abby Taylor – 1st team Emily Mesick – 1st team Hannah Taylor – 2nd team Olive Mountain – 2nd team J.B. Brantley – Coach of the Year Baseball  Matt Thorsen – 1st team Cam […]