Canajoharie Central Schools

Deborah Grimshaw, Superintendent
136 Scholastic Way, Canajoharie, NY 13317
518.673.6302 | 518.673.3177 fax | deborah.grimshaw@canjo.org

Spring concert dates announced

Spring concerts featuring the district's bands and choirs have been set for June 2, 4 and 9. (View ensemble schedule)

Canajoharie High School Principal David Barnes announces retirement

Canajoharie High School Principal Mr. David E. Barnes has announced he will be retiring at the end of August. (read more)

Fifth graders learn about dance through SPAC program

Fifth graders recently had the opportunity to learn about different dance styles and the history behind them during a special program presented by dancers from the Saratoga Performing Arts Center. (read more and see photos)

National Honor Society and National Junior Honor Society induct new members

The Canajoharie High School Chapter of the National Honor Society and the Canajoharie Middle School Susan B. Anthony Chapter of the National Junior Honor Society inducted new members during ceremonies Thursday, May 21. (Read more about the NHS induction) I (Read more about the NJHS induction)

Logan sisters to continue academic and athletic careers the Sage Colleges

Canajoharie High School graduating seniors and soccer standouts Ariannah and Jordyn Logan will attend the Sage Colleges next year. Announcing plans to study and play soccer at Sage, the sisters signed a NCAA Division III Student-Athlete Celebratory Signing Form last week. (Read more and see photos)

Future Options Study available

This fall the Canajoharie Central School District Board of Education commissioned consultants to study potential future options the district may have to maintain and improve educational opportunities for students. The full report by the consultants is now available. (Read more)

Canajoharie voters approve 2015-16 budget

Voters in the Canajoharie Central School District Tuesday, May 19 approved the proposed 2015-16 budget with 387 voting yes and 315 voting no. (Read more)

Canajoharie High School Band clinches top honors at national music festival

The Canajoharie High School Concert Band earned a first place finish in their division during the May 16 Music in the Parks Competition in Sandusky, Ohio. In addition to winning their division, the band had the highest score of all the performing ensembles at the national competition. (read more and see photo)

Technology students put drawing and design skills to use to help keep third graders organized

Students in the Drawing and Design for Production class at Canajoharie High School are helping third graders stay organized. (read more and see photos)

Canajoharie High School ranked nationally for financial literacy education

A national educational not-for-profit has ranked Canajoharie High School 12th in the nation for high schools teaching personal finance. (read more)

Canajoharie students help community at canal clean-up

On Saturday, April 25, several Canajoharie students spent the morning helping community members clean up the Riverfront Park during the 10th Annual Canal Clean-up, sponsored by the Canajoharie-Palatine Chamber of Commerce. (read more and see photo)

Elementary Chorus helps celebrate May Day

On May 1, the East Hill Elementary School Chorus helped celebrate the spring season during the inaugural Children's May Day event in the village. (read more and see photos)

District considers creating districtwide master schedule

For the last several months district administrators and guidance staff worked together to create a prototype of a districtwide master schedule, which administrators and teacher leaders analyzed at a meeting on Monday, May 4. (read more)

Canajoharie High School announces the Top 10 students of the Class of 2015

Canajoharie High School Principal David Barnes has announced the top 10 students of the Class of 2015. (read more and see photo)

CHS students help East Hill students learn Spanish

Students from  Linda Klock's Spanish II class recently visited third graders at the East Hill Elementary School to help them learn Spanish vocabulary words. (read more and see photos)

Canajoharie Mock Trial team wins county championship

The Canajoharie High School Mock Trial team clinched the Montgomery County Championship at the county courthouse in Fonda Monday, March 30. (read more and see photo)

Canajoharie students connect African culture to classroom curriculum

World-renowned musician Bernard Woma and the Saakumu Dance Troupe Friday, March 13, helped Canajoharie students connect African culture to the curriculums in their classrooms including music, performance, art, social studies, science physical education and more. (read more and see photos)

Volunteers needed for annual Post Prom Party

Canajoharie High School is looking for parent and community volunteers to plan and organize the annual Post Prom Party scheduled for the night of June 6. (Read more)