Outstanding academic achievement from the top seniors in the Class of 2017

May 3, 2017—The three seniors who’ve earned top academic honors as members of the graduating class of 2017 are Valedictorian Connor Rivage, Salutatorian Jessica Martinez-Peraza and Honorable Mention Nia Hamlin. These three students have a lot in common. In fact, they're friends. They spend considerable time together outside of school in addition to the many advanced courses they take together. read the full story>>

Cohoes High School recognized in national high school rankings

May 1, 2017—Cohoes High School was recognized in the National Rankings of best high schools by U.S. News & World Report, earning a bronze medal. Schools across the country are ranked based on their performance on state-required tests and how well they prepare students for college. The data used in the ranking comes from the 2014-15 academic year. At that time, 31 percent of students who attended Cohoes High School were enrolled in Advanced Placement (AP) courses. read the full story>>

New online system for requesting use of school facilities launches May 1

April 27, 2017—Beginning Monday, community groups and athletic teams unaffiliated with the school district can expect changes to the way facility use requests are submitted to the district business office. The current system of submitting a paper form is being replaced by ML Schedules, an online scheduling management system based in Rochester, NY. read the full story>>

Cohoes CSD Board of Education candidates on the ballot May 16

April 27, 2017—On Tuesday, May 16 Cohoes City School District voters will select two members of the Board of Education in addition to voting on the $41.8 million proposed 2017-18 school budget. Board members volunteer to serve unpaid, three-terms beginning on July 1. This year, three candidates are running for two open seats. Learn more about the candidates running for the Board of Education. read the full story>>