MCS students honored for artwork

Dozens of students were honored at Margaretville Central School last Friday in a showcase of their artistic talents. More...

Posted 6/14/2016 09:20 PM

Erin Filupeit graduates from Elmira College

Elmira — Tim and Cindy Filupeit of Dry Brook, Arkville have announced the June 5 graduation of their daughter, Erin Filupeit from Elmira College.  Erin received a bachelor’s degree in Adolescent Education: Mathematics and graduated s More...

Posted 6/14/2016 09:20 PM

CWC awards 26 Watershed Education Grants

Margaretville — Twentysix education grants totaling $165,000 were recently approved by the Catskill Watershed Corporation (CWC) Board of Directors.  More...

Posted 5/31/2016 08:03 PM

Alexa Abrams named Marist Valedictorian

Alexa Abrams   Alexa Abrams, daughter of Margaretville and Woodstock residents Sharon and Bruce Abrams, was named Valedictorian of the Marist College Class of 2016. More...

Posted 5/31/2016 08:03 PM

Bailey O’Donnell receives John Hartwick Scholarship

Bailey O’Donnell, a junior pre-med major at Hartwick College in Oneonta, was one of six recipients of a John Christopher Hartwick Scholarship on Wednesday May 4.  More...

Posted 5/24/2016 09:14 PM

Lindsay Day earns Champlain College honors

Burlington, VT — Lindsay Day of Highmount was one of 60 students inducted into the Champlain College chapter of the National Society of Leadership and Success on Saturday, April 30. More...

Posted 5/24/2016 09:14 PM

Roxbury student to attend RPI camp

Catherine Jankowski, a seventh grader at Roxbury Central School has been selected to attend the prestigious ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Camp at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) this summer.  More...

Posted 5/17/2016 09:09 PM

Peter Pan production soars on MCS stage

The Margaretville Central School Scitamard Society presented “Peter Pan the Musical” on Friday and Saturday to packed houses.   More...

Posted 5/10/2016 08:31 PM

RCS announces 3rd marking period honors

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

Posted 5/3/2016 08:56 PM

MCS stages ‘Peter Pan the Musical’ May 6&7

So come with us, the cast and crew of “Peter Pan the Musical,” at Margaretville Central School where dreams are born and your heart will fly on wings forever in Never Land.  With a little bit of Pixie Dust and the thought of happy th More...

Posted 5/3/2016 08:56 PM

ACS lists honor students

Andes Central School has announced its Honor Rolls for the third marking period of the 2015-’16 school year.  More...

Posted 4/26/2016 07:20 PM

Wall Flowers!

LOCAL COLOR — Saugertiesbased artist Kelli Bickman, a multimedia artist and founder of a community-based mural program, supervised student artists in mural creation at the Phoenicia Primary Sch More...

Posted 4/5/2016 05:36 PM

ACS pre-K registration set for Tuesday, April 12

Andes — Andes Central School will hold registration for Pre- Kindergarten for the 2016-17 school year on Tuesday, April 12 at 6 p.m. More...

Posted 3/29/2016 07:40 PM

Helping Others

COMMUNITY WORK — The circus came to MCS last week thanks to members of Students Against Destructive Decisions (S.A.D.D.) shown above. More...

Posted 3/15/2016 06:31 PM

Morning Program a long MCS tradition

Most Fridays during the school year, Margaretville Central School hosts morning program for elementary students. The host of morning program is Dorothy Rose, and she said this week that the school has been doing morning program since the late 1980s. More...

Posted 3/8/2016 10:13 PM

RCS students to design Grand Gorge logo

Roxbury — Roxbury Central School students in grades 8 through 12 will be turning in contest entries on Friday for the Grand Gorge Business Alliance (GGBA) logo design.  More...

Posted 3/1/2016 06:38 PM

Local student on on Dean’s List

James Warner, of Margaret- ville, was named to the Dean’s List, for the third consecutive semester, at New England College. More...

Posted 2/23/2016 06:57 PM

Roxbury announces school closing days

Saying, “There has never been such a mild snowless winter as we have had so far this year,” Roxbury Central School officials announced last week that the district will be closing school on Monday, Feb. More...

Posted 2/16/2016 05:57 PM

Andes lists honor rolls for students in grades 5-12

Andes Central School has announced its Honor Rolls for the second marking period of the 2015-16 school year.   More...

Posted 2/16/2016 05:57 PM

Applications available for CCCD scholarships

Arkville — The Catskill Center is accepting application for the 2016 Senior Scholarship Program. Applications are due by Friday, March 11.  More...

Posted 1/12/2016 08:26 PM

CCCD sponsoring students to attend Camp DeBruce

Arkville — The Catskill Center will sponsor one student to attend a week during the 2016 summer at Camp DeBruce in Livingston Manor. More...

Posted 1/12/2016 08:26 PM

Margaretville students raised $ for Salvation Army

Five National Honor Society (NHS) members and two seniors at Margaretville Central School gave back to their community this past holiday season in a fundraising effort for the Salvation Army.  More...

Posted 1/12/2016 08:27 PM

MCS students enjoyed ‘Polar Express’ experience

Margaretville Central School Kindergarten classes started their pre-holiday week on December 21 with a trip on the “Polar Express.” Dressed in pajamas, the students of Mrs. Ciaravino and Mrs. More...

Posted 12/29/2015 08:19 PM

Margaretville students presented holiday concert

The Margaretville Central School junior and senior high bands and chorus performed at their annual Christmas Concert on December 17. Among the highlights of the evening was a piano piece called “Dream” performed by Danny Conroy. More...

Posted 12/22/2015 07:14 PM

MCS alumni to share experiences

Margaretville — Margaretville Central School will host an MCS Alumni event in the school cafeteria on December 23 from 8:30 to 9:15 a.m. More...

Posted 12/15/2015 09:15 PM

Student Athletes

SCHOLAR ATHLETES — Academic accolades go out to the Margaretville Central School varsity girls' soccer team for achieving New York State Scholar/Athlete Status for the fall sports' season. More...

Posted 12/8/2015 11:25 PM

Holiday Celebration

DINNER TIME — Among the students pitching in to serve at last week's Thanksgiving at Margaretville Central School were, Rene Short, left, and Ana Endaya. More...

Posted 12/1/2015 11:03 PM

Art Honors

PRIZE WINNERS — Elise and Chase Norwick were among the MCS art students who were honored last week. More...

Posted 6/14/2016 09:20 PM

Fleischmanns-PH Rotary donates backpacks to Head Start

Nine bouncing youngsters will leave the Arkville Head Start program for kindergarten in the fall and Tuesday, each of them received a brand new backpack filled with school supplies from the Fleischmanns-Pine Hill Rotary Club.  More...

Posted 6/14/2016 09:20 PM

Batista, O’Brien top grads in Roxbury Class of 2016

Roxbury Central School has announced its valedictorian and salutatorian for the Class of 2016.   Isabel Battista, daughter of Lilly Golden and Garth Battista of Halcottsville, is the class valedictorian.  More...

Posted 6/7/2016 10:09 PM

Brianna Fronckowiak named to Dean’s List

Paul Smiths — Brianna Fronckowiak of Margaretville, has been named to the Dean’s List at Paul Smith’s College for the spring 2016 semester. More...

Posted 5/24/2016 09:14 PM

Dig this! MCS students growing knowledge via gardening project

Math, science and some fun part of education

A little math, a little science, and some fun outside the traditional classroom all engaged 18 fifth graders recently when the MCS students of Dove Karn planned and implemented a gardening project at the school.  More...

Posted 5/24/2016 09:14 PM

Margaretville Central School stages annual Riedl Wellness Run

Margaretville Central School hosted its annual John Riedl Wellness Walk/Run on May 13. Although it was raining, there was a great turnout for the run and a lot of kids participated. More...

Posted 5/17/2016 09:09 PM

Long, Burke top grads at Andes Central School

Andes — Andes Central School (ACS) has announced its Valedictorian and Salutatorian for the Class of 2016.  Allison Long, the daughter of Christopher and Djennarra Long of Andes, has been named Valedictorian.  More...

Posted 5/10/2016 08:31 PM

MCS students continue winning ways at Olympics of the Visual Arts

Margaretville Central School art students continued their winning ways last month at the annual Olympics of the Visual Arts (OVA) competition in Saratoga Springs.  MCS Art teacher and team advisor Michele Dietz took 22 students to the competitio More...

Posted 5/3/2016 08:56 PM

MCS students named to third quarter honor rolls

Margaretville Central School has announced its honor rolls for the third marking period of the 2015-16 school year.   More...

Posted 5/3/2016 08:56 PM

Margaretville students feast on Jr. Iron Chef competition

Three teams of Margaretville Central School (MCS) students travelled to SUNY Cobleskill on Saturday to participate in the Junior Iron Chef Cooking Competition.  More...

Posted 4/19/2016 08:45 PM

“For the Love of Books” was sweet as ever at RCS

Roxbury Central School held its 11th annual Family Cake Decorating Contest in March as part of a month-long reading celebration. More...

Posted 4/5/2016 05:36 PM

BOCES culinary team wins state championship

A team of five Ulster BOCES culinary students, coached by former Margaretville resident Victor Arnao, placed first among more than 115 high school teams from across the state in the prestigious 2016 New York State Restaurant Association’s Pro- More...

Posted 3/15/2016 06:31 PM

‘Hopeless’ feeling inspires Andes teen to write song to inspire change

Belle Bourke uses songwriting as social statement

It started with a news report. A black man shot seven times fleeing from police. A white girl in Andes felt the pain. “I saw it on the news in Dr. More...

Posted 3/15/2016 06:31 PM

Teacher turned real estate agent gives career talk to MCS students

Jill Ogden, an Elmira College graduate who has pursued a career in real estate sales, came to MCS recently to talk with students about her life and career path. More...

Posted 3/8/2016 10:13 PM

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Posted 2/16/2016 05:57 PM

MCS honor students named for 2nd quarter

Margaretville Central School has announced its Honor Rolls for the second marking period of the 2015-16 school year.   More...

Posted 2/16/2016 05:57 PM

Elia Tanzer on Dean’s List

Oneonta — Elia Tanzer of Margaretville was among 1,513 SUNY Oneonta students who earned Dean’s List honors for the fall 2015 semester.  To quality for the Dean’s List, a student must earn a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher More...

Posted 1/12/2016 08:26 PM

MCS students write ‘Our Thankful Book’

Mrs. Pacheco’s second graders had the opportunity to publish some of their writing this fall, and they took on the adventure with great enthusiasm. The students chose the topic “Our Thankful Book”. More...

Posted 1/12/2016 08:27 PM

MCS alumni visit alma mater to talk about career experiences

College choices, career opportunities were among topics

Alumni of Margaretville Central School gathered in the cafeteria last Wednesday, Dec 23 to share college experiences and career path stories with juniors and seniors who will soon be making decisions about the next chapters of their lives. More...

Posted 12/29/2015 08:19 PM

Holiday Hats

HOLIDAY CELEBRATION — The Andes Pre-K students of Carly Tait (back right) enjoyed a pre-holiday party with Taylor Day, left, and Leandra Edelson, right, before school let out for the holidays. More...

Posted 12/29/2015 08:19 PM

Two more Margaretville students join the 1,000 Book Club

Two more Margaretville Central School students have joined the 1000 Book Club at MCS. The club’s newest members are both kindergarten students who finished the library program only one day apart!   More...

Posted 12/15/2015 09:15 PM

Holiday spirits are ringing at Margaretville

Fourteen Margaretville Central School Juniors, along with their advisor, Ms. Michele Dietz, organized the 2015 Annual Holiday Bazaar in the school’s auditorium on Saturday, Dec. 5. More...

Posted 12/15/2015 09:15 PM

RCS names first period honor students

Roxbury Central School has announced its honor rolls for the first marking period of the 2015-16 school year.  More...

Posted 12/1/2015 11:03 PM