PTA School Supply Drive August 9

The MED PTA is holding its second two drive-thru drop off school supply events in the MED parking lot on Sunday, August 9, 12-4 p.m. The PTA wants like to make sure all teachers and students have access to the supplies they need for the upcoming year and has compiled a list of items that […]

Reopening Survey Responses

View the results of our July, 2020 survey concerning the reopening of our schools. This document and other information regarding reopening is posted to our Coronavirus Response & Resources Page

Reopening of School Town Hall Meeting July 27

Chatham Central School District invites our school community to a virtual Town Hall Meeting to discuss our planning for reopening school in September. The meeting will include an overview of the reopening guidelines recently released by the state, and our considerations for providing an education safely and effectively during the COVID-19 crisis. Time will be […]

Mike Stead

Stead is New Assistant Principal at CMS

The Board of Education has appointed Mike Stead as Chatham Middle School’s new assistant principal. No stranger to Chatham Central Schools, Mr. Stead has for the past two years served as Chatham’s instructional innovation coach, where he worked closely with faculty and students district-wide to find innovative ways to strengthen teaching and learning. In 2017-18 […]

Student Forum August 17 on Zoom

All sixth through twelfth grade students – we want to hear from you! Mr. Burns and Mr. Thorsen are hosting a student forum to answer any questions and/or concerns students may have about this upcoming school year. Please think of your question ahead of time and email it to your respective building principal. They will […]

State Issues Guidance on Reopening

(July 15, 2020) Dear Chatham CSD Families, Again this week, I would like to provide our community with an update on the progress of our reopening plan that is now due to the New York State Education Department on July 31, 2020. This past Monday, the picture became a slight bit clearer as the Governor, […]

Chatham Welcomes New Director of Facilities

Please join us in welcoming Andrew Davey to the Chatham Central School District. Mr. Davey is our new Director of Facilities and oversees the cleaning, operations, and maintenance of our buildings and grounds. He comes to Chatham from the Hoosic Valley Central School District, where he was the Superintendent of Buildings and Grounds. Along with […]

Thank You For Your Support!

With graduation over and the Class of 2020 now planning the next phase of their lives, the Chatham Central School District would like to thank our community for the overwhelming support you showed our seniors during their graduation celebration and community-wide procession that followed. By all accounts, it was an amazing evening, one that this […]

Update on School Reopening Planning

(July 9, 2020) Dear Chatham CSD Families, We would like to provide our community with an update on schools reopening in September. While, to date, we have not received guidance on reopening from the state, Governor Cuomo indicated yesterday that this guidance will be released to schools the week of July 13. Individual school district […]

Deputy Van Alstyne

Chatham Welcomes School Resource Deputy Van Alstyne 

Chatham Central School District welcomes Deputy Travis Van Alstyne as our new School Resource Deputy (SRD). Deputy Van Alstyne was assigned to our District this spring and we look forward to having him on campus full time once our schools reopen. He is likely a familiar face to many in our school community. Professionally, Deputy […]