Canajoharie teams compete at state Odyssey of the Mind
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.
results and see a photo)
'Pick A Reading Partner' program underway
The Canajoharie Central School District Parent Teacher Association
kicked off its “Pick A Reading Partner” (PARP) program at East Hill
Elementary on April 10.
(read more about the
Day of vacation added back to spring break schedule
An additional day of spring break has been added back to the
Canajoharie Central School District’s calendar. The Canajoharie
Central School Board of Education determined at its March 23 meeting
that school will not be in session Wednesday, April 19.
(read more about the spring break schedule)
Canajoharie teams successful at regional Odyssey of the Mind
All six Canajoharie Odyssey of the Mind teams had a successful day
at the OM Region 21 Tournament held in East Hill School on March 11.
Each team placed in the top four of their division and problem. Now three Canajoharie teams will go on to compete at
the state tournament in Binghamton in April.
(read more and see photos)
Students get active during outdoor winter P.E.
Just before winter break and before the unseasonably warm weather
set in, students at Canajoharie's East Hill Elementary School
enjoyed the outdoors sledding during physical education classes.
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)
Students learn about robot technology
Students in two fourth grade classes got the chance recently to
interact with a modern robot and learn about the possibilities for
robot technology in the future.
(Read more, see photos and video)
District launches new Universal Pre-K program for 3 year olds
The Canajoharie Central School District’s new Universal
Pre-Kindergarten program for 3 year olds began Monday, Jan. 30 at
the East Hill Elementary School.
(check out photos from the first days of classes)
Canajoharie third graders raise funds to help fight world
Recognizing that we have the power to help change
the lives of others in need, third graders at the East Hill
Elementary School recently decided to collect money to help people
living in poverty.
(Read more and see photo)
Letter from Superintendent Grimshaw
On Jan. 26, Canajoharie Superintendent Deborah Grimshaw sent letters
to Canajoharie parents to share information about a concern raised
by East Hill Elementary students in regards to a visitor at school
on Wednesday, Jan. 25. The text of the letter is below.
Read the East Hill
January Conscious Discipline newsletter
Our motto at East Hill is: The adult’s job is to
keep the school safe and the student’s job is to help keep it safe.
Conscious Discipline believes that as adults change their attitudes
and behaviors, so will the children in their care.
Pre-kindergarten for 3 year olds to start at East Hill in
The Canajoharie Central School District will
launch a pre-kindergarten program for 3 year olds beginning in
High school students make fire safety coloring books for East
Hill kindergarteners and first graders
For National Fire Safety Week, students in Canajoharie High School's
new Graphic Design class illustrated fire safety coloring books for
East Hill students.
(read more and see photo)
Photo gallery: East Hill playground ribbon cutting
View photos of the ribbon cutting ceremony at the East Hill
Ceremony recognizes completion of new East Hill School
The East Hill Elementary School community celebrated the completion
of the school’s new playground with a ribbon cutting ceremony
Friday, Sept. 3.
(Read More and See photos)
Learn about the district's
e-newsletter, Parent Today
The Canajoharie Central School
District is encouraging parents to sign up for Parent Today, a
bimonthly e-newsletter that provides tools and information to
encourage parents to be even more engaged in their children’s