Mr. Loomis shaking hands with Olivia Canning in front of stock market board

Canning Earns Stock Market Trophy

Chatham High School’s Fall 2020 Stock Market Game wrapped up recently with sophomore Alivia Canning as the winner. Her overall return on investment was 8.7% – in just five weeks! In Financial Literacy classes each semester, students learn about investing through a virtual simulation. Each student is allocated $100,000 to invest in the market as […]

sixth graders Josie Eugenio and Cooper Steltz, seventh graders Emily Gaylord and Holden Spock, and eighth graders Sarah Harrison and Owen Zaik.

December Students of the Month

Chatham Middle School has named the following students as December’s Students of the Month, who the CMS faculty selected based on their effort and good character. Congratulations to (left to right) sixth graders Josiah Eugenio and Cooper Steltz, seventh graders Emily Gaylord and Holden Spock, and eighth graders Sarah Harrison and Owen Zaik.

Cortney Lovell standing in front of screen speaking to class in front of

The Science of Addiction

Cortney Lovell, who is an outspoken advocate for addiction recovery supports and a person in long-term recovery herself, visited CMS on January 9 to speak with our 8th grade Health students about addiction. Along with discussing the science behind substance dependency, she shared with them her personal story of addiction, the hope of recovery, and […]

Pep Rally

CHS held pep rally January 10, 2019 to get amped for our Panther Pride Day on January 11. The freshman, sophomore, junior and senior classes, and teachers took on one another in a dodge ball and tug-of-war showdown.

students making sandwiches at table

Helping the Homeless

On January 9, the CMS Service Club made over 200 sandwiches that went to homeless agencies in Albany. January is a busy time for shelters due to “code blues” that go into effect due to cold weather.  

Paige Lee-Eaton and Mrs. Williams

Dress Like a Teacher Day

CHS held a spirit week leading up to Panther Pride Day, with each day featuring a different dress-up theme leading up to a pep rally at the end of the week. Here are a few photos from Tuesday’s theme, which was “Dress Like a Teacher Day!”

Kamryn Hanson and Robert Bruso

Hanson, Bruso Nominated for Siena Courage Award

Chatham Middle School is proud to announce that eighth graders Kamryn Hanson and Robert Bruso are the school’s nominees for the Siena College Student Courage Award, which honors students who actively promote the ideal of a just and inclusive society that values diversity and uniqueness. Kamryn exhibits internal strength to cope with the ups and […]

students playing volleyball

The Holly Volley

A last-day-before-holiday-break tradition at CMS is the annual volleyball tournament. Teams from grades six, seven and eight as well as a faculty team duke it out for bragging rights. This year the 8th grade was the victorious student team, but fell to the faculty team in the last game.