Canajoharie Central Schools

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

Trevor Folts signs letter of intent with Alfred University

Canajoharie Central School senior Trevor Folts Jr. signed a national letter of intent in April to play for the AU Saxons football team during the fall 2017 semester at Alfred University. (read more about Trevor)

District residents invited to May 23 opioid forum

District residents are invited to to attend a forum titled “Fighting the Opioid Epidemic” on Tuesday, May 23 at 6:30 p.m. in the Fonda-Fultonville High School auditorium. (read more about the forum)

Voters approve 2017-18 budget; name Chris Fatta to school board

Canajoharie Central School District voters on Tuesday approved a $21,885,850 budget for the 2017-18 school year, 278-172, and elected Chris Fatta to the board of education. (Read more about the Vote)

Nellis pool to close June 22 for summer maintenance

The Nellis pool will close June 22 for summer maintenance. There will be no summer swim lessons, adult swim, or family swim. The pool will reopen with regular hours in September. This work takes place every three to four years.

May 11 Board of Education video available

The video of the May 11 Board of Education meeting is now available for viewing. (watch video)

SADD, juniors and seniors select Snyder's Post-Prom t-shirt design

In a vote by SADD members and juniors and seniors, Canajoharie High School has chosen Breanna Snyder's artwork to adorn their 2017 Post-Prom t-shirts. (Read more about the vote and see the design)

East Hill yoga teaches important classroom skills

Every day at the beginning of school, one East Hill grade gathers in the gymnasium for a 20-minute yoga class. (Watch a video explaining how yoga is improving student behavior)

Budget hearing, candidate videos available

Videos of the May 8 school budget hearing, and board candidates' forum, are now available. (watch the videos)

Students take time to #ThankATeacher

To mark Teacher Appreciation Week, we asked Canajoharie students to pick one word that describes their favorite teacher. (Watch a video of students and their teachers)

ELA book leads to successful fundraiser

When five students in Lori Schaffer's eighth grade ELA class first cracked the cover of "Tuesdays with Morrie." they had no idea it would lead them to fight a disease they had never heard of. (read more about the students' efforts)

April 27 Board of Education meeting video available

The video of the April 27 Board of Education meeting is now available for viewing. (Watch video)

East Hill principal Stacy Ward named HFM BOCES SLS Admin of the Year

East Hill Elementary School principal Stacy Ward is the HFM BOCES School Library System Administrator of the Year. (Read more about the award and our exciting library)

Food and Nutrition students crowned Sandwich/Salad winners

Canajoharie High School students in Mrs. Mauranda Comley’s Food and Nutrition II classes recently held a Sandwich/Salad Competition, and invited teachers and other faculty to serve as judges. (read more and see photos)

Canajoharie teams compete at state Odyssey of the Mind tournament

Three Canajoharie teams placed among the top 10 finishers at the 38th annual New York State Odyssey of the Mind state finals on April 8 at Binghamton University.  (Read more about the tournament)

Volunteers sought for post-prom party

Parent and community volunteers are being sought for Canajoharie High School's post prom party on May 19-20.  (learn how to volunteer)

Philadelphia orchestra violinist joins middle school strings for a day

On Wednesday, April 12, violinist Paul Roby joined the middle school strings students. Students not only listened to him play, but had the opportunity to play with him. (Read more about the visit)

Author James Preller visits East Hill

Accomplished author James Preller visited East Hill students on Wednesday, April 12. He spoke about what it means to be a writer. (Read more about the visit)

Canajoharie technology teacher named Regional Teacher of the Year

Canajoharie High School teacher Mr. Dwayne Heroth has been named the 2017 Regional Teacher of the Year by the Fulton-Montgomery Technology Education and Engineering Association. (Read more about MR. HEROTH'S AWARD)

Canajoharie school district to buy robots through Stewart’s grant

Students in Canajoharie will soon have access to a dozen robots offering them hands-on opportunities to learn coding, math, physics, engineering and more. (Read more about the Stewart's grant)

Download the Canajoharie Mobile App

The Canajoharie Central School District has launched a new tool to help keep parents, students, staff and the community up to date with district news and information. (Read more and download the app)