Guitar: The Six Strings that Changed My Life. By: Lucas Bruce
Letter to Parents about security procedures and requesting their partnership in making our schools even more safe.
Subs needed in all areas-teachers, aides, food service, nurses, custodial. Call 731-1710 for details.
Julia Dorr and Benjamin Pacuk have been named Commended Students in the National Merit Scholarship Program. Commended students placed among the top five percent of more than 1.6 million students who entered the 2017 competition by taking the 2015 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT). About 34,000 Commended Students throughout the nation are being recognized for their exceptional academic promise. Congratulations to Julia Dorr and Benjamin Pacuk for this high achievement.
Please be aware that no pets are allowed on school grounds during events such as practices, games, PE classes, recess, etc.
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64 Seniors were recognized for achievement, garnering over $30,000 in scholarships.
Voting will take place on Tuesday May 17, 2016 from 1-9pm at both Coxsackie and EJA elementary schools.
Free Summer Program for Residents of Coxsckie Village/Town ages 5 or entering Kindergarten to age 14. Program dates 7/5 thru 7/28 including free lunch. Click for further details.
Students encouraged to take tests to help their teachers improve their instruction
UFC veteran Tom Murphy visited all of our schools to teach strategies on how to assist students who are being bullied. The program is called Sweethearts and Heroes and has been seen by over 1 million students nation wide. Thanks to Tom and his Partner Rick Yarosh for spending time at C-A!
Prop #1 passes by 99 votes Prop #2 defeated by 168 votes, Prop #3 defeated by 387 votes
The EJA PTO is having their 2nd annual Family fun 5K Run/Walk Fundraiser on Saturday, April 16, 2016 at 9 a.m. Their goals is to raise money to support enrichment programs for the students of EJA. The PTO is asking for your help in three different ways. 1) We are looking for sponsorships from business. Business Sponshorships forms are available on their Facebook page. 2) Tell your friends and family about the event. Registration forms are available on their Facebook page and the school website. 3) Any volunteers for the day of the event would be greatly appreciated. If you are interested in helping, please email the PTO at email@example.com.
Board packets are now available for interested citizens wishing to run for the Board of Education. Packets may be picked up in person at the District Office and they are also available on the Coxsackie-Athens website - www.cacsd.org - BOE - Budget Vote/BOE Election - Board Candidate Packet. The Annual Meeting and election is Tuesday, May 17, 2016. All petitions must be returned to the District Office, Office of the Clerk of the Board of Education, 24 Sunset Blvd., Coxsackie, NY by 5 p.m., April 18, 2016. The seats currently occupied by Joseph Garland, Beth Tailleur, and Michael Donahue are all available for three year terms. Any questions regarding the petition process may be directed to Judith Zoller, School District Clerk at 731-1710.
C-A Drama Club School officials accept a $2,000 donation from Legislator Gene Hatton and the Greene County Legislature that will help support future performances by the Coxsackie-Athens High School Drama Club.
Nominees and Winners: The 2015 Star Award nominees were Janice Clouthier, Jen DeRose, Desiree Pacuk, Brent Bellnier, Kirsten Roberg, Melissa Durant, Karen Miller and Jean Cardany. The Winners were: Janice Clouther, Jen DeRose, Desiree Pacuk and Brent Bellnier.
Is your child receiving free/reduced lunches at school? You are eligible to participate in the weekend backpack food program. Click for further details.
Application & Instructions available on-line