Controversy grips WCS over administrative issues

Superintendent placed on leave; three others resign

Controversy surrounding Superintendent Roger Clough being put on leave and three administrators resigning drew approximately 80 members of the public to the Walton Central School District’s Board of Education meeting on August 21.  More...

Posted 8/28/2018 09:13 PM

Back To School

ON STAGE — The Andes Central School Drama Club held its annual Summer Cabaret to kick off the Andes Community Day activities on Friday, Aug. 10 in the school auditorium. More...

Posted 8/14/2018 09:23 PM

Graduation Day Snapshots

ALL TOGETHER NOW — The Andes Central School Class of 2018. Front row, from left: Journey Sulger, Jordan Ennist, Peter DePierro and Samuel Gonzalez. More...

Posted 6/26/2018 08:47 PM

Graduation Day Snapshots

MOVING ON — Christine Ianniello and Devin Kuhn celebrate their achievements at Saturday’s Roxbury Central School commencement. More...

Posted 6/26/2018 08:47 PM

FLAG HONORS

FLAG HONORS — On June 14, the students of Phoenicia Elementary School continued a decades-long tradition of celebrating Flag Day. More...

Posted 6/26/2018 08:47 PM

STEPPING DOWN

STEPPING DOWN — Roxbury Central School recently honored five retirees. More...

Posted 6/26/2018 08:47 PM

Union Worker

REACHING HIS GOAL — Tyler Hynes of Guilderland, graduated from Union College on Father’s Day. More...

Posted 6/19/2018 08:43 PM

SUNY Degree

PROUD DAY — Ian Ury, shown with Dad Dave Ury, left, and Mom Blanche Van Etten, and his twin brother, Philip, graduated from SUNY Adirondack College in May with an Associate’s Degree. More...

Posted 6/19/2018 08:43 PM

School Photos

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Posted 6/19/2018 08:43 PM

ANDES CENTRAL SCHOOL 2018

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Posted 6/19/2018 08:43 PM

Career Ctr. schedules workshop in Kingston

Kingston — On Thursday, June 21 at 2 p.m., The Ulster County Career Center will hold a workshop for SSI and SSDI consumers on how to return to the workforce. More...

Posted 6/12/2018 09:58 PM

Andes Central School honors scholars and athletes in award ceremonies last week

Varsity soccer athletes left to right, Stanley Andersen, Thomas Melvin, and James DePierro were honored. All photos by Taylor Day More...

Posted 6/12/2018 09:58 PM

RCS Valedictorian and Salutatorian

Christine Ianniello, daughter of Joseph and Eileen Ianniello, is Valedictorian for the Roxbury Central School Class of 2018. Christine will graduate with a Regents Diploma with Advanced Designation. More...

Posted 6/5/2018 09:48 PM

ROXBURY CENTRAL SCHOOL

Annonces Honor Students

3rd Quarter - Superintendent’s List 2017-2018  Grade 4 Isabella Andre, Kendra Balcom, Liam Bullock, Addy Hynes, Jacey O’Donnell, Richard Pavia, Savannah Pettersen Chamille Sass, Aurora Stingel, Abag More...

Posted 6/5/2018 09:48 PM

CRC to add gymnastics classes

Arkville — Catskill Rec offers a large variety of classes including; yoga, Tai Chi, spinning, Rock Steady boxing for Parkinson’s, Pilates, and water aerobics in their state-ofthe art pool. More...

Posted 5/29/2018 10:32 PM

Lanner, Lam head of Margaretville class

The Margaretville Central School District is honored to announce the names of the Valedictorian and Salutatorian for the graduating Class of 2018. The Valedictorian is Melissa Lanner and the Salutatorian is Anna Lam.  More...

Posted 5/22/2018 09:40 PM

Academic progress among RCS agenda items

It was a busy night for the board of education at Roxbury Central School (RCS) which heard a lengthy and informative superintendent’s report as well as presentations on the school’s academic progress and technology plan. More...

Posted 5/22/2018 09:40 PM

At the Andes Central School Prom

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At the Roxbury Central School Prom

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Posted 5/22/2018 09:40 PM

NAMI offers family education program

Oneonta - NAMI-Otsego in collaboration with NAMIDelaware will deliver the NAMI Family to Family Education Program in Oneonta starting in June. More...

Posted 5/8/2018 09:20 PM

School business professionals held spring meeting in Arkville

Arkville - The Catskill Area Association of Educational Office Professionals (CAAEOP) held its spring meeting on Thursday, April 26, at the Union Grove Distillery in Arkville.  More...

Posted 5/1/2018 07:50 PM

Head Start program seeks new students; Registering now for 2018-2019 school year

Delhi - Delaware Opportunities Head Start is currently recruiting children who will be three or four for the 2018-2019 school year. Centers are geographically dispersed through the county. Transportation is available for most enrolled children. More...

Posted 4/24/2018 10:15 PM

Margaretville student Amorelle Gavette reads her way into 1,000 Book Program

Margaretville — Margaretville Central School (MCS) student Amorelle Gavette recently completed the 1,000 Book Program.  A celebration of Amorelle’s achievement took place on Friday, April 13 in the MCS library.  More...

Posted 4/18/2018 12:00 AM

Learning Made Fun

PARTY TIME — Margaretville Central School got a giant reward last week for the hard work they put in on their ELA tests. More...

Posted 4/18/2018 12:00 AM

MCS seniors enjoyed Dominican Republic trip

Students enjoyed experiencing a new culture

By Brian Sweeney Nine Margaretville Central School seniors spent their spring break on a leisure and educational venture to the Dominican Republic. More...

Posted 4/3/2018 08:21 PM

Walton Superintendent put on leave

The Walton Central School District Board of Education (BOE) has placed its superintendent Roger Clough on administrative leave, who in turn is now suing the school district, its BOE, and the BOE President Ronda Williams, as was first reported by The More...

Posted 8/21/2018 09:02 PM

Final quarter honor students listed at Margaretville School

Margaretville Central School has announced its Honor Rolls for the final marking period of the 2017-18 school year. More...

Posted 7/10/2018 08:09 PM

Roxbury honor rolls named for fourth marking period

Roxbury Central School has announced its Honor Rolls for the final marking period of the 2017-18 school year. More...

Posted 7/10/2018 08:09 PM

RCS grads prizes top $240K at Saturday’s commencement

Twenty-two members of the Roxbury Central School Class of 2018 collected more than $240.000 worth of graduation prize during commencement ceremonies Saturday morning. More...

Posted 6/26/2018 08:47 PM

MOVING UP

MOVING UP — Margaretville Girl Scout Service Unit 354's annual FlyUp ceremony on June 9. More...

Posted 6/26/2018 08:47 PM

Allegra Condon Summa Cum Laude Marist graduate

Allegra Lynne Condon of Margaretville graduated Summa Cum Laude from Marist College in May with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications with a concentration in Public Relations.  More...

Posted 6/26/2018 08:47 PM

Architectural Degree

BUILDING BLOCK —Vanessa Laub, daughter of Milt and Agnes Laub of Fleischmanns earned her Master’s of Architecture degree from Boston Architectural College in May. More...

Posted 6/19/2018 08:43 PM

Ithaca Honors

WITH HONORS — Annette Hogan, a member of the Margaretville Central School Class of 2014 (class president, ranked 3rd in class) was a member of the Ithaca College Class of 2018. More...

Posted 6/19/2018 08:43 PM

High school graduations set for Friday & Saturday

High school seniors from area schools will take their final bows this weekend during graduation ceremonies.   Graduation at Andes Central School will be held on Friday, June 22 at 7 p.m. in a tent on the grounds behind the school.  More...

Posted 6/19/2018 08:43 PM

MARGARETVILLE CENTRAL 2018

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Posted 6/19/2018 08:43 PM

ROXBURY CENTRAL SCHOOL 2018

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Posted 6/19/2018 08:43 PM

CATSKILL MOUNTAIN CHRISTIAN ACADEMY 2018

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Posted 6/19/2018 08:43 PM

Head Start Recruitment

Delhi — The Delaware Opportunities Inc. Head Start program is recruiting children for the 2018-’19 school year. More...

Posted 6/12/2018 09:58 PM

TOGETHER AGAIN

TOGETHER AGAIN - Graduates of the Roxbury Central School class of 1968 celebrated at the home of fellow grad Randall Kelly and his wife, Lucci Kelly on Monday, May 28th. More...

Posted 6/5/2018 09:48 PM

Ehlermann and Knak scholarships announced

Descendants of Fritz and Meta Fedderke Ehlermann and James L. More...

Posted 6/5/2018 09:48 PM

Five local residents received college degrees

A number of area residents recently earned college degrees. Among them were:  More...

Posted 5/29/2018 10:32 PM

Honor students named at MCS

Margaretville Central School has listed its Honor Roll the year’s third marking period.  Principal’s List (94.5-100)  12th Grade Anna Lam Melissa Lanner  11th Grade Victoria Janis   More...

Posted 5/22/2018 09:40 PM

Andes lists honor students for 3rd period

Andes Central School has listed its honor students for the third marking period.  Superintendent’s Honors  Grade 10 Britney G. Davila.  Grade 8 Emily Joann Andersen.   More...

Posted 5/22/2018 09:40 PM

At the Margaretville Central School Prom

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Posted 5/22/2018 09:40 PM

DePierro, Redden top ACS graduates

Andes Central School is proud to announce the valedictorian and salutatorian for the 2018 graduating class.  More...

Posted 5/22/2018 09:40 PM

MCS students brought home two prizes from Olympics of the Visual Arts event

Margaretville Central School (MCS) students once again enjoyed success at the Olympics of the Visual Arts sponsored by the New York State Art Teacher Association.  More...

Posted 5/8/2018 09:20 PM

ROXBURY CENTRAL SCHOOL

3rd Quarter - Superintendent’s List 2017-2018  Grade 4 Isabella Andre, Kendra Balcom, Liam Bullock, Addy Hynes, Jacey O’Donnell, Richard Pavia, Savannah Pettersen, Chamille Sass, Aurora Stingel, Aba More...

Posted 4/24/2018 10:14 PM

Honorable Evening

HONORS CEREMONY — Andes Central School held National Honor Society inductions on April 16. Britney Davila, a sophomore at ACS, was the new inductee. More...

Posted 4/18/2018 12:00 AM

Schools prep budgets for May voting

School budgets for the 2018-2019 schoolyear are nearing completion in Roxbury, Andes and Margaretville, where superintendents and school boards are working to finalize their plans. More...

Posted 4/18/2018 12:00 AM

Regional district collaboration topped agenda for RCS Board

Falling enrollments are major concern

Board President Ed Fersch gave an update about the regional collaboration being discussed between school districts first reported in the News in January.  The group, comprised of representatives from Andes, Gilboa, Margaretville, Roxbury and St More...

Posted 4/18/2018 12:00 AM