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District safety plan open for public comment

July 12, 2018

The public is encouraged to review and comment on the Cobleskill Richmondville Central School District Safety Plan for the 2018-19 school year. Click here to view the plan. In accordance with state regulations, school districts are required to develop District Wide Safety Plans, in conjunction with Building Level Safety Plans. District Wide Safety Plans are […]

Economics students get hands-on learning at FAM

Economics students get hands-on learning at FAM

July 10, 2018

In June, students from Mr. Weiss’ Advanced Placement Economics class took a voluntary field trip to Fenimore Asset Management (FAM) in Cobleskill. Joining the students was Ethan F. Guarino from Mrs. Haag’s Economic Class.  The student were hosted by Peter Sweetser, Retirement Planning Specialist.  Mr. Sweetser gave the students profound insight into FAM’s management of […]

Stopping summer slide since 2006!

Stopping summer slide since 2006!

July 10, 2018

This year marks the 13th anniversary of Golding’s “Library in a Box,” the Middle School Library’s summer reading program. Librarian Meg Berdan and Library Aide Sue Petersen began this original program way back in 2006! Students in grades 5-8 may borrow a box of books provided that they do not have overdue materials or unpaid […]

C-R represents at operations and maintenance expo

C-R represents at operations and maintenance expo

July 3, 2018

On June 26, Cobleskill-Richmondville support staff attended the Northern Catskill Chapter of the NYS School Facilities Association Operations & Maintenance workshop in Walton. They received training in various subjects and got to tour an expo where they can view or try some of the latest equipment. Each of the 21 districts in attendance fields a […]

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 […]

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 […]