Reopening Our Schools – Updates and Information

For the latest reopening updates and information on summer meals, childcare resources and more, please visit our summer resources page. July 31 Update: Our School Reopening Plan is now available.

Thank you, Board of Education!

In recognition of Board of Education Appreciation Week (October 22-26), Wednesday night’s meeting featured a special presentation honoring the district’s seven member board. First, there was a video tribute: Embedded video tribute to Cohoes board Then the board received a brand new banner:                     According to …

Harmony Hill donates $300 to help cats found in container

Harmony Hill School’s “Green Team” recently donated $300 to the Animal Protective Foundation (APF) in Glenville. Several students saw a recent news story about a number of cats who were brought to the APF after being found in a plastic container on the side of the road. The Green Team is a student-led operation made up …

Harmony Hill families pack McDonald’s for fundraiser

Harmony Hill School families on Tuesday packed the McDonald’s in Waterford, raising almost $650 for the school’s PTA. “It’s a great event,” principal Mark Perry said. “We have volunteers making fries, serving food. We basically take over the McDonald’s.” A percentage of the proceeds go to the PTA’s general fund, which pays for field trips …

FREE breakfast and lunch for grades pre-K to 8 (Video)

Did you know that breakfast and lunch are free for all Cohoes students in grades pre-K through 8th? The Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) is a non-pricing meal service option for schools and school districts in low-income areas. CEP allows qualifying schools and districts to serve breakfast and lunch at no cost to all enrolled students without …

CHS to host college planning, financial aid events

The Cohoes High School Career and Counseling Center is set to host two October events designed to help our students and their families explore post-secondary options. College and Career Night Tuesday, October 2 at 6:30 p.m. in the LGI room CHS students and their parents are invited to learn about the college and career exploration …

Sept. 21 incident involving CDTA bus

On Friday afternoon, a number of Cohoes students exited a CDTA bus before reaching their stops while the driver addressed a disciplinary issue. District leaders are reviewing footage from the incident. “The safety of our students is always a top priority,” said Superintendent Jennifer Spring. “We’re working with CDTA officials in order to take appropriate …

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