Canajoharie Central Schools

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

Early dismissal for all students today, Tuesday, Jan. 17

Due to the weather forecast, all Canajoharie students will be dismissed at 11:30 a.m. today, Tuesday, Jan. 17. There will be no afternoon pre-k or BOCES and all after school activities are canceled.

Eighth grader wins Canajoharie Spelling Bee

Congratulations to all those who participated in the 2017 Canajoharie Middle School Spelling Bee Wednesday, Jan. 4. Eighth grader Carolyn Phillips won first place spelling "lounge" correctly in the 15th round. (Read more and see photos)

Middle and high school water tests received

In September 2016, a state law went into effect that requires all public school districts in New York to test water for lead. Test results from the middle and high school are now available. (Read more)

Canajoharie students participate in local assemblyman's Student Cabinet

Congratulations to Junior Madeline Elliott and senior Francesca Nare. Together with other students from across the 111th Assembly District, they took part in Assemblyman Angelo Santabarbara's Student Cabinet Wednesday, Dec. 14. (Read more and see photo)

Take the Canajoharie Vision Survey

The Canajoharie Central School District is encouraging community members to take an online survey regarding the future of the district. (read more and take the three question survey)

Ceramics students raise funds for those in need

Canajoharie High School students enrolled in the school’s ceramics class used their artistic talents again this year to help fight local hunger. (Read more and see photos)

Benny Mardones rocks Canajoharie High School with message of perseverance

A veteran rock ‘n’ roll star told Canajoharie High School students that in life they must be able to handle being told “no” and when the answer is “yes” they need to be prepared to take advantage of the opportunity. (read more)

Nov. 17 Canajoharie Board of Education meeting video available

A a video of the Nov. 17 meeting of the Canajoharie Central School District Board of Education is now available to view. (watch video)

Defensive driving course set for Jan. 21

The Canajoharie Community Education program will host a defensive driving course on Saturday, Jan. 21. April Johnson of The Shults Agency will present this DMV-approved course, which can make drivers eligible for insurance rate and license point reductions. (click here to learn more and sign up)

Photos: Canajoharie food drive exceeds goal

Check out photos of students and teachers loading up donations from the district's Fill the Bus Food Drive. On Nov. 22, students. teachers and staff loaded a full size bus – on seats, under seats and in cargo areas – with food and other items they’ve been collecting since September. (see photos)

Video: Canajoharie students fill an entire school bus with food donations for local charities

Canajoharie students districtwide surpassed their goal of filling a school bus with food and dry good donations for local charities. Students loaded a bus and a passenger vehicle Tuesday, Nov. 22 for delivery to food banks. (Check out a video of students filling the bus)

Pre-kindergarten for 3 year olds to start at East Hill in January

The Canajoharie Central School District will launch a pre-kindergarten program for 3 year olds beginning in January 2017. (read more)

East Hill, Nellis water test results available

On Sept. 6, 2016, Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a new law requiring public schools in New York to test all water outlets currently or potentially used for drinking or cooking for lead levels. Test results for the East Hill Elementary School and the Nellis Complex are now available. (read more)

Nov. 3 Canajoharie meeting videos available

Videos of the Nov. 3 public hearing of the district's Smart Schools Investment Plan and the monthly meeting of the Canajoharie Board of Education are available to view. (watch the videos)