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Safety Patrol officers on the front steps with SRO Deputy Espel, Associate Principal Ms. Czech, and Principal Mr. Stein
Safety Patrol Initiation with SRO Deputy Espel

Students on the CDE Safety Patrol squad work with SRO...

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Wait, Look and Drive 45
Traffic Safety PSA Wins National Award

Cairo-Durham CSD and Questar III BOCES were recognized by the...

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Superintendent Taibi and CDE Principals smile with representatives from the Essendant Charitable Foundation
Local Organizations Donate Hundreds of Backpacks

Hundreds of backpacks were filled with school...

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News & Announcements

Safety Patrol Initiation with SRO Deputy Espel

Students on the CDE Safety Patrol squad work with SRO Deputy Espel to help keep students safe in the hallways and on the bus. [Read more]

CDE Student Council Members

Congratulations to the following students who were elected to the Cairo-Durham Elementary School Student Council for the 2018-19 school year: [Read more]

Traffic Safety PSA Wins National Award

Cairo-Durham CSD and Questar III BOCES were recognized by the National School Public Relations Association for excellence in communications. Our traffic safety public service announcement, “Wait, Look and Drive 45,” received a 2018 NSPRA Golden Achievement Award. [Read more]

Local Organizations Donate Hundreds of Backpacks

Hundreds of backpacks were filled with school supplies and distributed to Cairo-Durham students in August. Many thanks to the Essendant Charitable Foundation, as well as Catskill Elks Lodge and Foresters Financial, for their generosity and helping our students start the school year right. [Read more]

Changes to Attendance Policy (2018-19)

Regular attendance often leads to greater academic success and lower dropout rates. Therefore, we are increasing our efforts to prevent chronic absenteeism at Cairo-Durham. Over the summer, we evaluated our recent attendance data and began developing a plan to improve student attendance. [Read more]

Message from Superintendent Taibi (September 4, 2018)

In the September 2018: Welcome Back letter, Superintendent Taibi shares news about school safety initiatives, changes to district attendance and transportation policies, and ongoing traffic safety efforts. [Read more]

School Resource Officers

We are pleased to welcome two School Resource Officers (SROs) to our campuses this year. Deputies Joanne Rivera and Steven Espel from the Greene County Sheriff’s Department will be present in Cairo-Durham schools five days a week during the upcoming school year. [Read more]