Canajoharie Central Schools

Deborah Grimshaw, Superintendent

136 Scholastic Way, Canajoharie, NY 13317

518.673.6302 | 518.673.3177 fax | deborah.grimshaw@canjo.org

Canajoharie Middle School girls attend Tech Savvy Summit

A group of Canajoharie Middle School girls were recently introduced to possible career choices in the STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) field through a visit to Fulton-Montgomery Community College. (Read more and see photos)

Sixth graders immerse themselves in the Middle Ages

Sixth graders at the Canajoharie Middle School immersed themselves in the Middle Ages during the month of May developing interdisciplinary skills as they researched, measured, experimented and rehearsed together to complete different collaborative projects. (Read more and see photos)

Canajoharie Board of Education to meet Thursday

The Canajoharie Central School District Board of Education will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 11 in the high school conference room. (view agenda)

Video: View the Canajoharie Odyssey of the Mind team's skit at the World Finals

Canajoharie High School’s Odyssey of the Mind team scored high rankings and placed 14th overall during the Odyssey of the recent Mind World Finals. (watch a video of the team at the World Finals)

Check out the Canajoharie Band's performance in Ohio

The Canajoharie High School Concert Band recently returned from Sandusky, Ohio where they participated in the Music in the Parks competition. (watch a video of the band's performance and photos from the trip)

Canajoharie students explore global community through International Studies elective

Whether it’s teaching them to become more responsible consumers at the local supermarket or exposing them to possible positions in the international workforce, a new elective at Canajoharie High School is preparing students to be active citizens in the global community. (read more)

Check out photos from the June 2 concert

Spring concerts series is underway. (read more and see photos from Tuesday's concert)

Canajoharie Odyssey of the Mind team marks impressive finish at World Finals

Canajoharie High School’s Odyssey of the Mind team scored high rankings and placed 14th overall during the Odyssey of the Mind World Finals held May 20-23 at Michigan State University in East Lansing, Mich. (read more)

Canajoharie Athletic Awards Night set for June 10

The Canajoharie Athletic Awards Night is set for 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, June 10 in the Arkell Performing Arts Center.

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) (read more and see photos from Tuesday's concert)

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 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)

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)