students making ice cream sundaes

Gathering Honors Model Congress’ Success

To put a cherry on top of what was a banner year for our Model Congress Club, Principal John Thorsen coordinated a casual gathering for the members to savor their recent success together as a team. The Stewart’s Shop in Chatham donated ice cream and assorted toppings for the Make-Your-Own-Sundae Party, which the team enjoyed in the cafeteria during 9th period on February […]

Model Congress Team photo

CHS Model Congress Brings in the New Year with Key Victories

While bills and amendments may have been up for debate at the 78th Annual Model Congress, held January 11-13 at American International College (AIC) in Springfield Massachusetts, Chatham High School’s continued dominance at this annual event was without question. For the first time in school history, the judges, members of the college’s faculty, named a Chatham student as the best delegate, […]

students and staff pose with hats

Little Hats, Big Hearts

Students and staff at CHS have been making pint-sized hats and scarves this winter, part of a knitting initiative started by their school’s Creative Committee to make hats and scarves for those in need. In November and December, students began staying after school on Thursdays to learn from staff how to make hats and scarves […]

Julia Rose and Ryan Thorsen

Julia Rose and Ryan Thorsen Tapped for HOBY

Julia Rose and Ryan Thorsen will represent Chatham High School at the 2018 Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership Seminar (HOBY) at SUNY Oneonta this spring. This three-day event empowers high school sophomores to develop effective, ethical leadership skills that they can use to make positive impacts on their schools and communities. As part of Chatham’s commitment to […]

Dr. DeAngelo and Joe Intrieri hold up Joe's painting of woles in a snowy landscape.

Student’s Art in the Superintendent’s Office

This December, CHS senior Joseph Intrieri presented his painting “Road Trip” to Dr. DeAngelo for display in his office. Joe’s work of acrylic on paper depicts a pack of wolves on the move over a snow-covered landscape, the product of an art class project where students developed works with a winter theme. Throughout the year, the […]

Teachers and staff in ugly sweaters

Faculty Holiday Attire

It was high fashion in Chatham this week. Here is a photo from the faculty Holiday Attire Contest at CHS. Yes, Mr. Stickles really is glowing purple.

students Tom Cozzolino, Liam Merchant, and Ryan Alderdice

Class Explores Corporate Social Responsibility

Student taking SS12 Economics with Ms. Keegan recently explored the social responsibilities of corporations and companies. Students determined the pros and cons of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) – self-initiatives undertaken by a company with regard to social and environmental wellbeing. Students then picked a company to research and the class presented on the various CSR […]

CEF Awards Over $17,000 to Learning Projects at CCSD

At its November board meeting, the Chatham Education Foundation (CEF) chose nine projects to fund in 2017-2018 Chatham school year. “It is enormously gratifying to be able to bring to the schools these interesting and worthwhile projects,” said Judy Staber, president of the CEF Board. Now in its 15th year of existence, the Foundation’s board […]