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Coronavirus Resources

Updates and resources pertaining to changes to the school year and our District’s response to coronavirus (COVID-19).

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Thank You CCSD Parents!

With this being National Teacher Appreciation Week, the Chatham CSD faculty would like to show their appreciation for all the hard work our parents and guardians are doing to support their efforts to educate our children during this time of at-home learning. Please enjoy this thank you note, a faculty-made blend of drawing, watercolor, and […]

Day of Gratitude

CCSD’s music ensembles took part in the Worldwide Day of Gratitude #LeanOnUs – Giving Thanks Through the Arts with this video compilation of our students playing Lean On Me with quotes of gratitude and pictures of artwork from our students, coordinated by Chatham music teachers Kate Jarrard and Samantha McShane.

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Vases for Seniors

Chatham Middle School’ National Junior Honor Society has long held a strong connection with area seniors. For her National Junior Honor Society service credit, Taylor VanWie is utilizing recycled glass bottles and lokta paper to create beautiful vases for area nursing homes. This week, she delivered several of her vases, filled with fresh cut flowers, […]

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Continuity of Instruction

During this unprecedented time, ongoing learning remains essential for our students as the foundation for their future grades, courses, and post-secondary plans.  For the duration of the extended school closure Chatham Central Schools is providing instruction that is designed to support students in their journey through K-12 education through an online platform. PARTICIPATION All students […]


Letters Connect Young and Old

Social distancing doesn’t mean disconnecting from others – it means connecting in new ways, or in the case of CMS, through the art of traditional letter writing! Our National Junior Honor Society usually visits nursing homes in our area, but with that currently not possible, the students are now putting pen to paper and sending […]

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Nutrition On Wheels

Just as our District cafeteria program is delivering to students while school is out, so are the Nutrition Programs at MED, CMS, and CHS. These all-volunteer, staff-run programs, through partnership with the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York, send food home with students throughout the school year to supplement the meals our kids get […]