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New school immunization requirements

The New York State Department of Health (DOH) has revised immunization requirements for school attendance to be consistent with recommendations from the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP). The ACIP is a national group of medical and public health experts. The new requirements took effect on July 1, 2014 and were developed to reduce the number of vaccine-preventable diseases [...] read the full story>>

Cohoes High School summer school program open to area students

June 3, 2014—CHS will be offering the following courses for students in need of: credits for a course failed during the school year; improving a course grade; repeating a course due to lost credit; and August Regents exam review. Classes run Monday through Thursday, July 7 - August 12. There are also multiple sessions available, with a variety of sessions offered. read the full story>>

Science research symposium welcomes Capital Region orthopedic/orthotic experts

Twelfth annual showcase of student work to be held June 12 at Cohoes High School.“These students make the class worth teaching,” said Michael Kloczko, as he described the group of students who presented their scientific research topics at the Cohoes City School District board of education meeting in May. read the full story>>

Alternative learning program takes new approach to business in Cohoes

"Lunch and learn" welcomes business owners and city officials into the classroom. For six weeks, students in the alternative learning program from Cohoes High School took a new approach to business education. Teacher Brian Smith, a CHS graduate, proposed a research project to encourage students to engage current business owners, and then create businesses of their own. read the full story>>