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For the latest reopening updates and information on summer meals, childcare resources and more, please visit our summer resources page.

3/13 Coronavirus Update: Activities Canceled

Dear Cohoes School Community, As you are aware, the situation regarding COVID-19/Coronavirus is rapidly evolving. The school district continues to monitor all guidance from local, state and federal agencies. At this time, there are no confirmed cases of coronavirus in the Cohoes City School District. We do have some updates to share regarding scheduled events …

3/9 Update: COVID-19/Coronavirus Information

Dear Cohoes School Community,  As questions arise about the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) and its confirmed spread to the Capital Region, I wanted to share information with our students, families and staff about how the Cohoes City School District is responding. The district is closely monitoring information about coronavirus (COVID-19) from local, state and federal …

COVID-19/Coronavirus Information and Resources

Given the continuing public health concerns worldwide surrounding cases of COVID-19, caused by the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2), district leaders feel it is important to share information about our efforts related to both prevention and preparedness. First, as with all other matters related to public health, we will monitor this fluid situation and follow guidance from …

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 …

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