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Congratulations to the Class of 2018

Congratulations to the Class of 2018

July 2, 2018

Congratulations to the 120-plus members of the Class of 2018, who celebrated at commencement, Saturday, June 23. Class President Jason Brizzee welcomed the incredible crowd before the Senior Choir sang “(I’ve Had) The Time of My Life.” Salutatorian Ariana Waage spoke about the day being the start of wonderful lives for the grads, before alumna […]

Requests for day care or alternate transportation due by Aug. 1

Requests for day care or alternate transportation due by Aug. 1

July 1, 2018

This is a reminder to our parents and guardians that students are provided bus rides to and from school based on the location of your residence. According to Board of Education policy, your child is not authorized to ride any other school bus unless it is for permanent child care arrangements.  Please make your arrangements […]

C-R juniors earn recognition    

C-R juniors earn recognition    

June 26, 2018

Samuel Aliewie, Rachel Comstock, and Caitlyn Peck have been recognized for excellence by RIT, Clarkson and RPI and are being congratulated by Principal Brett Barr and Project Lead the Way Engineering Teacher Nick Carson. Caitlyn Peck was awarded the Rensselaer Medal for Excellence in Math and Science. A $100,000 scholarship (paid over four years) to […]

FBLA wraps up a great year

FBLA wraps up a great year

June 26, 2018

On Wednesday, June 6, Cobleskill-Richmondville Future Business Leaders of America hosted its annual end of the year banquet at Justine’s in Cobleskill with keynote speaker, Julie DeFruscio. Celebrating the accomplishments of the chapter, this year’s Outstanding New Member Award was given to Isabella Lucear. Outstanding Member was awarded to Sophia Lucear and Madelyn Weiss, and […]

Aliewie, Waage are 2018 valedictorian and salutatorian

Aliewie, Waage are 2018 valedictorian and salutatorian

June 14, 2018

Congratulations to Sarrah Aliewie and Ariana Waage who have been named Class of 2018 Valedictorian and Salutatorian, respectively.   Sarrah is the daughter of Angelique Schmidt and Sam Alaliewie. She participates in soccer, basketball, tennis, and FBLA. Sarrah was Vice President of her class and President of the French National Honor Society, and is a […]

A community garden with a dash of magic

A community garden with a dash of magic

June 12, 2018

For the past few years, students at Ryder Elementary have tended to their education in the community garden behind the school. This year, they have special visitors in the new Fairy Garden. “They’re kind of like the elves at Christmastime,” Ryder Pre-Kindergarten teacher Linda LaCoppola tells her class. “If you touch them, their magic will […]

Golding students awarded for character

Golding students awarded for character

June 1, 2018

Three Golding Middle School students have been honored for exemplifying patience. This is a new awards program sponsored by Donna Lavigne, Lavigne Agency, Cobleskill to honor a 6th, 7th and 8th graders who best demonstrates the Golding character word of the month. May’s character word was patience. April’s winners are: 6th grade:  Kyle Dafeldecker 7th grade: Zhavae […]

Buzzing about bees

Buzzing about bees

May 28, 2018

Bob Montione is a master beekeeper who visits the Radez Library each year and work with Radez Librarian Laura Gagnon to teach 3rd graders about magnificent honeybees. They teach students about bee physiology, hive structure, and how beekeepers extract honey from a hive. Students are always amazed by the life of bees and the wonderful world of beekeeping. […]

Making maps matter to Radez students

Making maps matter to Radez students

May 24, 2018

Niskayuna’s Jim Mancuso, of Make Maps Matter!, is able to draw to-scale free-hand map of the United States from memory and is a font of knowledge about westward expansion, geography, and local and national history. He recently presented to Radez 5th graders, who loved it!

C-RHS honors students with 90+ academic averages

C-RHS honors students with 90+ academic averages

May 22, 2018

On Monday, May 21, The Cobleskill-Richmondville Central School District honored seniors who have maintained an academic average of 90 or higher throughout their high school career. Head to the C-R Facebook page to see more photos from the night. They are, in alphabetical order: Sarrah Aliewie Abigail Atkins Daniel Bailey Emily Benton Hannah Bradley Jason […]