7 Bevan Street

Cohoes, NY 12047

(518) 237.0100


Robert K. Libby


Character Trait of the Month
The character trait for the month of December is: Caring and Compassion.


“Smart Snacks in Schools” continues trend toward leaner, healthier eating for students

December 9, 2014—The new requirements, known as Smart Snacks in School, set limits on calories, sodium, fat and sugar in snack items and beverages sold at school and new restrictions on fundraisers where food and beverages are sold. Nutrition standards for lunch and breakfast meals, served as part of the National School Lunch Program, have been in place since 2012-13. read the full story>>

School board to interview 10 candidates for superintendent position

December 1, 2014—The search for a new superintendent to replace Mr. Robert Libby following his retirement on April 1, 2015 is well underway. Last month, members of the school board reviewed all 27 applications submitted by individuals seeking consideration as the district's next leader. Initial interviews with 10 of those individuals with take place on December 10, 11 & 16 at Capital Region BOCES. read the full story>>

How we communicate weather-related announcements

November 16, 2014—With winter weather predicted for tomorrow, the district would like to remind parents, staff and the community how we communicate weather-related announcements, whether it is a closing, delay or early dismissal. Cancellations, delays or early dismissals are posted on the school district’s website, right on the homepage. School closings are also announced on the following local TV and radio stations [...] read the full story>>

“Schoology” web-based learning management system launched at CMS and CHS

November 10, 2014—When middle and high school first quarter reports are mailed home on November 14, parents will find an important letter about the district’s new system for securely viewing their child’s grades, assignments and personal academic calendar online. Schoology connects parents, students, teachers and administrators, in an easy-to-use website or mobile app format. read the full story>>