Cohoes City School District



Incident at Cohoes High School on Thursday, Nov. 16

During arrival this morning, at approximately 7:50 a.m., there was a physical altercation involving two male students in the high school cafeteria. Staff immediately called 911 and broke up the fight. Cohoes Police responded quickly and several cars were dispatched to the school.

Safety is our utmost concern and we have a zero tolerance policy for violence, as outlined in the code of conduct. Please be assured, students who engage in these behaviors will be immediately removed from school to maintain a safe and supportive school environment.

We will continue to work closely with the police department to quickly respond to these incidences while keeping our students and staff safe.

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact Principal Bryan Wood at or 518-237-9100 Ext. 1404