Canajoharie Central Schools

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

Four Canajoharie seniors recognized at regional event

Congratulations to Canajoharie High School graduating seniors Lauren Mayer, Cassie O'Connor, Zoe Plant and Dominick Simpson. They were recognized for their academic accomplishments and growth at the inaugural Regional Student Recognition Dinner, which was held Monday, May 23 at Hamilton-Fulton-Montgomery BOCES. (read more and see photos)

First and second graders hold recycling fundraiser for playground

The first and second grade classes at the East Hill Elementary School celebrated Earth Day by joining together for a recycling project to benefit the school playground. (Read more and see photo)

Schools closed May 26 & 27

Due to unused snow days this winter, Canajoharie schools will be closed May 26 and May 27.

Math and technology students collaborate on solar project

Using parabolic equations and construction skills, students in Mrs. Patricia Countryman’s Applied Pre-Calculus class and Mr. Dwayne Heroth’s Energy and Power class worked in pairs to create functioning solar cookers, which they used to make hot dogs during class. (read more and see photos)

Music concerts set for June 1, 2 and 7

The Spring Concert Series will be held June 1, 2 and 7 in the Arkell Performing Arts Center. All concerts will be at 7 p.m. (Please note changes to original schedule. The George Vosburgh Memorial Handbell Choir will perform on June 1 and the East Hill Choir will perform June 2. (see the ensembles performing)

Canajoharie residents approve 2016-17 budget, elect two to board of education

Voters in the Canajoharie Central School District May 17 approved the proposed 2016-17 budget 368 to 147. Residents also elected Scott Ferguson and Carol Balfe to the board of education and approved a proposition to establish a non-voting student representative position on the board. (read more)

Four Canajoharie teams earn Scholar Athlete status

Congratulations to the Canajoharie High School spring varsity athletic teams who qualified to the New York State Public High School Athletic Association Scholar Athlete Team Award. (read more)

Former wrestling star talks with Canajoharie students about choices

Using the tragedies from his own life to illustrate a poignant message, former professional wrestler Marc Mero, a.k.a Johnny B. Badd, told a crowd of Canajoharie middle and high school students Monday, May 2 that they will be defined by the choices they make. (read more and see photos)

Mangia! Annual competition teaches Canajoharie students basics of Italian cuisine

Canajoharie High School students enrolled in Mrs. Mauranda Comley’s International Foods class held the annual Pasta Competition Wednesday, April 20. (read more and see photos)

Canajoharie summer driver education classes begin June 30

Canajoharie High School is now taking registration for summer driver education classes. (read more)

Canajoharie pre-k class raises autism awareness

To help increase understanding of autism, students in Mr. Chad Bowerman’s pre-kindergarten class at the East Hill Elementary School celebrated World Autism Awareness Day by wearing blue colored clothes and ribbons to school. (read more and see photo)