Canajoharie Central Schools

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

Math, writing, performance part of Thanksgiving lessons

Check out some photos of students at the East Hill School engaged in some fun, educational pre-Thanksgiving activities. Have a happy and safe Thanksgiving everyone! (Read more and see photos)

Canajoharie vocalists selected for Area All State Music Festival

Canajoharie High School students Nathan Ferguson, Robert Frazier and Jared Paratore have been selected to perform at the New York State School Music Association Area All State Music Festival Nov. 22. (Read more and see photo)

Exhibitors wanted for annual wellness fair

The organizers of the Fourth Annual Community Health and Wellness Fair are seeking individuals, businesses and community programs interested in having a booth at this year’s fair, which will be held on April 18, 2015 at the East Hill Elementary School. This event is sponsored by Canajoharie and Fort Plain schools. (View flier to learn more)

Sixth graders build models of the River Nile during hands-on Ancient Egypt project

Students in Mr. Joe DiVisconti class have constructed working models of the River Nile to study the impact the river had on the lives of Ancient Egyptians. The students will use the models from now until December to observe the effects of flooding. (Read more and see photos)

Canajoharie part of consortium winning a $1.16 million state educational leadership grant

Canajoharie, in partnership with 13 school districts and HFM BOCES, has won a $1,164,948 grant from the New York State Education Department to enhance and expand the expertise of area principals and teacher leaders. (Read more)

Artists visit high school to view mosaic, art facilities

Artists from the Little Falls-based Mohawk Valley Center for the Arts visited Canajoharie High School Tuesday, Nov. 4 to view student artwork, including the district's Mohawk Mosaic Project. (Read more and see photos)

Congressman visits Canajoharie Middle School

U.S. Rep. Chris Gibson visited the Canajoharie Middle School Monday, Nov. 3. Escorted by officers of the Middle School Student Council, the congressman toured classrooms and spoke with students, teachers and administrators. (Read more and see photos)

School blood drive exceeds goal

Thanks to students, staff, teachers and community members, the American Red Cross collected 35 pints of much needed blood during a drive at Canajoharie High School Wednesday, Oct. 29. (Read more)

Winter and spring concert dates announced

Dates for the Canajoharie Music Department Winter and spring concerts are now available. (View dates)

Canajoharie part of BOCES-led consortium awarded nearly $400,000 to review assessments

A consortium of local school districts that includes Canajoharie has been awarded a nearly $400,000 state grant to review and improve student assessment practices. (Read more)

Junior/Senior Prom date changed to June 6

Mark your calendars, the date of the Canajoharie Junior/Senior Prom has been changed to Saturday, June 6, 2015. This year’s prom will be held at the Windfall Dutch Barn in Cherry Valley.

Advice on preventing the spread of Enterovirus

Several cases of a respiratory illness known as Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) has recently been confirmed in several states and in Upstate New York. The Canajoharie Central School District is providing information from the CDC and the state Department of Health to help parents and others become better informed about the illness and to help prevent its spread. (Read more)