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

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

School Scenes contributors were interns; News staff mentors reporters

School Scenes returns to the pages of the Catskill Mountain News this week with a whole new group of young student reporters ready to contribute news from their schools and their communities. More...

Posted 9/27/2016 08:53 PM

Interim principal starts position at MCS

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Posted 8/23/2016 10:48 PM

On Dean’s List

Albany — The College of Saint Rose has named Jordan Eisel of Grand Gorge to its Dean’s List for the Spring 2016 semester.  More...

Posted 7/12/2016 07:49 PM

Learn to compute this summer with GRLIC classes at RCS

Roxbury — The Greater Roxbury Learning Initiative Corporation (GRLIC) presents computer classes every Tuesday and Thursday at the Numann Technology Center at Roxbury Central School.  More...

Posted 7/12/2016 07:49 PM

GACNC names prize winners

Arkville — The German- American Club of the Northern Catskills recently awarded $250 scholarships to two very accomplished 2016 graduates of Downsville Central School.  Kaileen Townsend is valedictorian of the class and plans to attend Ith More...

Posted 7/12/2016 07:49 PM

Final honor rolls listed at Roxbury

Roxbury — Roxbury Central School has released its honor rolls for the final marking period of the 2015-16 school year. More...

Posted 7/5/2016 09:32 PM

Students, family, staff and friends celebrate at commencements

Time for reflection and looking ahead for new graduates

Members of the Class of 2016 at Andes, Margaretville and Roxbury received diplomas at commencements held Friday and Saturday. Andes Andes Central School held its 79th annual commencement on Friday evening on the grounds behind the school. More...

Posted 6/28/2016 09:57 PM

Moving Up

MOVING UP — On June 12, Daisy Scouts from the NYPenn Pathways Girl Scout Troop 30329 under the leadership of Denise Asher completed their Daisy Scout requirements. More...

Posted 6/28/2016 09:57 PM

Conroy, Van Keuren top Margaretville Class of 2016 graduates

Margaretville — Margaretville Central School has announced that Daniel Conroy is the Valedictorian and that Dillon Van Keuren is the Salutatorian of the Class of 2016. More...

Posted 6/21/2016 09:55 PM

MARGARETVILLE CENTRAL SCHOOL CLASS OF 2016

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Posted 6/21/2016 09:55 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

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

Ex-lacrosse pro featured at OCS program

Boiceville — Onteora Central School will present, “There and Back,” an informative and motivating presentation on drug and alcohol abuse, at 7 p.m. on October 25. More...

Posted 10/11/2016 11:26 PM

Back To The Books

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Posted 9/6/2016 10:23 PM

MCS, RCS students enjoyed travel club trip to Portugal & Spain

12-day adventure was educational and entertaining

Over 60 Vendors Adults $2 Under 12 Free Nine students from Margaretville and Roxbury recently completed a 12-day adventure that took them to Portugal and Spain. More...

Posted 8/2/2016 09:42 PM

Delaware County students eligible to receive SUNY financial awards

Loch Sheldrake — Recent high school graduates and adults living in Delaware County who are interested in studying at SUNY Sullivan this fall are eligible for financial assistance thanks to the Delaware Success Fund.  More...

Posted 7/12/2016 07:49 PM

MCS announces final honor roll for 2015-16 school year

Margaretville Central School has announced its Honor Rolls for the final marking period of the 2015 – ’16 school year. More...

Posted 7/12/2016 07:49 PM

ACS honor students named

Andes — Andes Central School has announced its honor rolls for the final marking period of the 2015-16 school year.   More...

Posted 7/5/2016 09:32 PM

Roxbury seniors earned awards topping $309,000 at graduation

Roxbury — Roxbury Central School awarded $309,620 in graduation awards during commencement ceremonies on Saturday, June 25. More...

Posted 7/5/2016 09:32 PM

School Scenes

PAGE TURNERS — Bennett Elementary School students Julia Strauss and Joseph VanBlarcom check out the free summer reading material at their school's “Book Boogie,” a summer reading in More...

Posted 6/28/2016 09:57 PM

Area schools graduations set

With the summer solstice behind us, graduation weekend is at hand. More...

Posted 6/21/2016 09:55 PM

Feeling Famous

ALL DRESSED UP — Margaretville Central School students in Denise Asher's third grade class tested their acting chops last week when each of them dressed as a famous person from history and pres More...

Posted 6/21/2016 09:55 PM