Threat at CHS investigated, deemed not credible by Cohoes police

Shortly before dismissal Monday afternoon, Cohoes High School administrators were made aware that students overheard a classmate make a threat about another student. Administrators immediately called Cohoes police, who visited the home of the student who allegedly made the threat. Police have deemed it not credible. The district works closely with Cohoes police to respond …

Threat at CMS investigated, deemed not credible by Cohoes police

Shortly before dismissal Thursday afternoon, Cohoes Middle School administrators were made aware of a threat of violence from one student to another. Administrators immediately called Cohoes police, who visited the homes of the students involved. Police have deemed the threat not credible. As a precaution, there will be an increased security presence on Friday at …

Bestselling author, educator Erin Gruwell to visit CHS Oct. 28

Renowned educator and New York Times bestselling author Erin Gruwell will visit Cohoes High School on Monday, October 28. Gruwell’s book The Freedom Writers Diary is a true-life story of how her unique teaching method enabled 150 students to use writing as a pathway to communicate their personal stories and change the course of their …

Cohoes High School to host mayoral candidate forum June 3

Cohoes High School will host on Monday, June 3 at 6:30 p.m. a forum for all candidates running in the Democratic primary for mayor. The event will be co-sponsored and co-moderated by members of the League of Women Voters (LWV) of Albany County and students from Cohoes High School. Students will also assist with timing, …

School Climate Survey for students and parents

Dear Parents/Guardians, The Cohoes City School District is conducting an anonymous School Climate Survey to gather input to inform district practices. All schools in New York State will be required to administer this survey next year under the Every Student Succeeds Act. The survey is designed to gauge school climate and asks questions in the …

Harlem Wizards coming to Cohoes High School

The world famous Harlem Wizards are bringing their trick hoops and alley-oops to Cohoes! The high-flying team will take on a team of teachers and principals at Cohoes High School on Sunday, March 24 at 3 p.m. Tickets for the family-friendly event are $10 for students, $12 for general admission and can be purchased online: https://harlemwizards.thundertix.com/events/144009 …

Community invited to discuss “future-ready” capital project Feb. 7

The Cohoes community is invited to give input to help shape the future of our schools! Parents, business owners, and residents are encouraged to participate in a roundtable discussion about the district’s “Building Future-Ready” capital project. Thursday, February 7 at 6pm in the CHS cafeteria – meet with district leaders, administrators, and students to help …

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