MCS students landed prizes at Olympics of Visual Arts

Competitors fared very well in annual event

The Margaretville Central School High School team once again enjoyed success at the Olympics of Visual Arts competition held April 6 in Saratoga. More...

Posted 4/26/2017 12:03 AM

OCS students inspired by Invention Convention

The parent-dreaded “science fair” has been replaced at Phoenicia Elementary School by the March Invention Convention. More...

Posted 4/18/2017 08:47 PM

Ulster BOCES culinary students cook up another win

Port Ewen — For the second year in a row, a team of Ulster BOCES Culinary Arts students have been named New York State ProStart champions in a competition against student peers from around the state and in Vermont. More...

Posted 4/18/2017 08:47 PM

Circus Time

FAMILY AFFAIR — Todd and Jeanine Pascarella along with children, Amelia and Max, were among the families who turned out to support SADD in its fundraising efforts last week. More...

Posted 3/14/2017 07:30 PM

MCS grads are planning multi-class reunions

Despite winter snows delaying spring, summer reunion plans are well underway for Margaretville Central School grads who will gather again between August 11 and 13 .  More...

Posted 3/14/2017 07:30 PM

DEP offering summer internships

Kingston — The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) on Thursday encouraged college students to apply for one of 15 summer internships at offices throughout the watershed. More...

Posted 3/7/2017 09:43 PM

Honor rolls listed at Andes Central School

Andes Central School has announced its Honor Rolls for the second marking period of the 2016-17 school year. More...

Posted 2/21/2017 10:39 PM

Andes, New Kingston residents earn Delhi degrees

Delhi — The following students are graduates for December 2016 at the State University of New York College of Technology at Delhi:  Jennifer Andrews of Andes earned an associate’s degree in liberal arts and sciences; general studies More...

Posted 2/21/2017 10:39 PM

Counting Culture

ADDING UP — Eight Margaretville Central School school students made their first foray into math competition on Saturday, Feb. 4 when they participated in the Math Counts contest at SUNY Delhi. More...

Posted 2/14/2017 09:46 PM

Roxbury honor students named

Roxbury Central School has announced its Honor Rolls for the second marking period of the 2016-17 school year.  More...

Posted 2/14/2017 09:46 PM

Andes beginning pre-K registration for 2017-18 year

Andes — Andes Central School is beginning to gather names for next year’s Pre- Kindergarten class. More...

Posted 2/14/2017 09:46 PM

Roxbury teacher achieves Master status

Neil Snedeker, a two-year teacher at Roxbury Central School, has recently been accepted into the highly competitive Master Teacher Program (MTP), becoming the second teacher at Roxbury to achieve such an honor. More...

Posted 1/10/2017 09:53 PM

Excellent work earns special luncheon for RCS students

Excellence in performance is often lauded at Roxbury Central School as teachers and administrators try to provide as much positive feedback as possible for exceptional academic performance.  More...

Posted 1/3/2017 10:11 PM

Scouting Good Deeds

GIRL SCOUT MISSION — Girl Scouts in local Troop 549 celebrated the holidays by baking, decorating and donating hundreds of cookies to the Community Christmas Project before making a visit to th More...

Posted 12/28/2016 12:47 AM

Noted educational performer to visit OCS

Onteora — Dr. Michael (“Mykee”) Fowlin, the creator of award-winning programs on bullying, discrimination, violence prevention, and diversity will return to the Onteora Central School District on Thursday, Jan. More...

Posted 12/28/2016 12:47 AM

Law School

IT'S OFFICIAL — Grades 1-2 at Andes Central School met with their adopted Police Officer, Corporal Kim Smith last Tuesday, Dec. 13. More...

Posted 12/21/2016 12:48 AM

Margaretville kicking up school’s recycling efforts

Margaretville Central School held a recycling forum on Tuesday, Dec. 6. More...

Posted 12/13/2016 09:37 PM

Excellent Achievements

CONSISTENTLY EXCELLENT – Twenty-two Margaretville Central School students were honored recently at an Evening of Excellence Dinner held at the school. More...

Posted 11/29/2016 10:12 PM

Margaretville first period honor students are named

Margaretville Central School has announced its Honor Rolls for the first marking period of the 2016=17 school year.  More...

Posted 11/29/2016 10:12 PM

MCS National Junior Honor Society members planning busy year of events

Honoring the Golden Rule

National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) members at Margaretville Central School have a busy year ahead as they make plans for a number of community project and fundraisers. On Saturday, Oct. More...

Posted 11/15/2016 08:54 PM

Roxbury students pitch in to help library work

Thanks to the new “Library 7 Class” this year, 14 seventh grad- ers in a unique service/learning project called iHelp have a mission: Helping students and staff at Roxbury Central School.  More...

Posted 11/8/2016 09:00 PM

TIME OUT!

Opportunity is the magic of our small Catskill Mountain rural public schools. More...

Posted 11/8/2016 09:00 PM

STAGE TIME

STAGE TIME — The Andes Central School drama club presented the musical Mary Poppins to high acclaim last week. More...

Posted 11/8/2016 09:00 PM

Cider Time

FALL TRADITION – First graders from the MCS classes of Kayla VanValkenburg (back right) and Diana Ballard (back second from left) met third graders from the RCS classes of Karen Bramley (back l More...

Posted 10/25/2016 07:21 PM

Dr. Patrick Sweeney getting settled as Margaretville’s interim principal

Recently, Margaretville Central School’s Principal Colin Clark left the post, and the job as principal has been temporarily replaced by Dr. Patrick Sweeney. When Superintendent Dr. More...

Posted 10/11/2016 11:26 PM

Andes names third period honor students

Andes Central School has released its Honor Rolls for the third marking period of the 2016-17 school year.  More...

Posted 4/26/2017 12:03 AM

Ithamar Silva elected FCCLA vice president

Nashville, TN this summer.  More...

Posted 4/18/2017 08:47 PM

Myah & Jordan Johnston take the cake!

Roxbury Central School held the 12th annual Family Cake Decorating Contest on Wednesday, March 22 as part of “Ice Cream for Books,” a monthlong reading celebration for the PreK-12 school community. More...

Posted 4/18/2017 08:47 PM

Dr. Seuss Day

CLOSE SHAVE — Robby Brybag, left, joined other young men of Kayla VanValkenburgh's first grade class, including Riley Stake, Dean Adorno and Aydin Storrs left to right, in sporting the popular More...

Posted 3/14/2017 07:30 PM

Arkville Head Start opens registration

With local schools in the throes of pre-K registration for the 2017-18 school year, parents concerned about getting the best possible start for their youngsters are also being urged to consider the Head Start program in Arkville, which is also accept More...

Posted 3/14/2017 07:30 PM

MCS lists second quarter honor students

Margaretville Central School has announced its Honor Rolls for the second marking period of the 2016-17 school year.  More...

Posted 2/21/2017 10:39 PM

Local students on College of St. Rose Dean’s List

Albany — The College of Saint Rose in Albany has named 751 students to its Dean’s List for the fall 2016 semester.  To make the Dean’s List, students had to complete a minimum of 12 credit hours and achieve a semester grade-poi More...

Posted 2/21/2017 10:39 PM

Caitlyn Roberts is SUCO graduate

Caitlyn Roberts of Arkville graduated from SUNY Oneonta in December 2016.  More...

Posted 2/14/2017 09:46 PM

SADD chapter hosted Black History Month show

The Margaretville Central School Chapter of SADD (Students Against Destructive Decisions) hosted a one-man show in honor of black history on February 2. The production was called Finding North and was performed and written by David Gonzalez.  More...

Posted 2/14/2017 09:46 PM

RCS students earned Science Olympiad prizes

Roxbury Central School sent seven high school students to the annual Capitol Region Science Olympiad competition at St. Rose College in Albany on Saturday, Feb. More...

Posted 2/14/2017 09:46 PM

Earns Dean’s List honors

Greenville, SC — Cedric Taylor, a sophomore biochemistry and molecular biology major from Margaretville, was among approximately 900 Bob Jones University students named to the Fall 2016 Dean’s List. More...

Posted 1/10/2017 09:53 PM

News from the halls of MCS

With the holidays behind us and everyone back in school, the run-up to mid terms coincides with the arrival of winter. Though the best thing about winter is obviously snow days, people at MCS were able to find a lot of other things to like! More...

Posted 1/10/2017 09:53 PM

All Work — Then Play

WORKING TOGETHER — Parents, staffers, and community members came together at the Phoenicia Primary School last month to build a playground labyrinth intended to promote students' personal and p More...

Posted 12/28/2016 12:47 AM

Artist-Tree

ALL DECKED OUT — Roxbury Central School students got into the holiday spirit this month by decorating classroom doors for a contest sponsored by the Roxbury Student Council. Among the best were Mrs. More...

Posted 12/28/2016 12:47 AM

Delivering Good Cheer

READY TO GO — Above, food boxes are all lined up and ready for delivery last week as part of the annual Community Aid Fund in the Town of Roxbury. More...

Posted 12/28/2016 12:47 AM

RCS Student Council held Ugly Sweater Contest

Roxbury Central School’s Student Council lead the way during December in getting the school community ready for a happy holiday season.  More...

Posted 12/21/2016 12:48 AM

Back In Time

BACK TO THE FUTURE — On the 50th school day of the year, students dressed up as if they were attending school in the 1950s. More...

Posted 12/13/2016 09:37 PM

Honor students named at ACS for first quarter

Andes Central School has announced its Honor Rolls for the first marking period of the 2016- 17 school year.  More...

Posted 11/29/2016 10:12 PM

RCS honor rolls listed for first quarter

Roxbury Central School has announced its Honor Rolls for the first marking period of the 2016- 17 school year. More...

Posted 11/29/2016 10:12 PM

Veterans Day ceremony held at Roxbury School

Roxbury Central School held its annual Veterans Day Assembly on Thursday, Nov. 10. The event was attended by the entire RCS student body and faculty and was open to the public. More...

Posted 11/15/2016 08:54 PM

MCS students attend leadership conference

At the beginning of each school year, students from area schools participate in a leadership conference to acquire skills they can bring back to the school. More...

Posted 11/8/2016 09:00 PM

Leading The Way

BREAK TIME — MCS students taking a break from leadership studies in Oneonta included front row left to right, Chloe Malaxos, Alivia Cordero, Kaitlyn Brybag. More...

Posted 11/8/2016 09:00 PM

Eagle Scouts Take Flight

Two Roxbury Central School students earned Eagle Scout awards, the highest possible rank in Boy Scouting, in ceremonies at the Margaretville Fire Hall on Sunday afternoon. More...

Posted 10/25/2016 07:21 PM

Roxbury students doing their part to put focus on depression awareness

Under the direction of Athletic Director and Health Teacher Thom Faraci, the Roxbury Central School 10th-grade health class created a massive poster on depression awareness. More...

Posted 10/11/2016 11:26 PM

RCS held annual bonfire and open house

The Roxbury Central School Student Council and PTSA join- ed forces and put together the third annual RCS bonfire on Friday, Sept. 23 behind the school. The Roxbury Fire Department generously provided the lights for the yearly event.  More...

Posted 10/11/2016 11:26 PM