Cairo-Durham High School will be providing summer school in July and August of 2014. Regents exams and review classes are also available. Click "Read more" for additional information.
The Cairo-Durham Marching Mustangs, the district's high school marching band, participated in the annual Flag Day Parade in Hudson, NY on Saturday, June 14th. This is the fourth parade they've participated in this school year, the others being: the NYC St. Patrick's Day Parade, the Greenville St. Patrick's Day Parade and Cairo's Memorial Day Parade.
High School final exams begin at 8am or 12pm on each day from June 16 through June 25. For the exam schedule and rules, click "Read more".
After months of research, the Entrepreneurship class was interviewed by Bank of Greene County Representative John Rowlands for their business plan. Each student created their own business plan based on their specific interest, while considering what need our community has for a new business. Each year, the bank chooses the best business plan and donates an iPod Touch. This year's winner was Rebecca Connolly.
Sara Paul, Gabrielle Cidras, and Stephen Naegeli have won the New York State SkillsUSA Championships competition in Crime Scene Investigation (CSI.)
The championships, held in Syracuse, NY on April 23rd-25th were a competition where more than 2,400 outstanding career and technical education students – most of them state regional contest winners – competed hands-on in different trade, technical and leadership fields.
The winning trio will travel to Kansas City, Missouri at the end of June to compete for the SkillsUSA national championship.
The Business Marketing Education Association (BMEA) had 26 schools participate in the Capital Region, awarding Outstanding Business students along with nominating the Teacher of the Year.
This year's recipient was Thomas Karnes. The BMEA chose Mr. Karnes because of his impact on students for over 32 years. He has been an active member of the Stock Market Game, LifeSmarts, and a coach for many years. Students can attest to the fact that being a part of Mr. Karnes's class is not only entertaining but educational as well.
WCNY is providing Regents exam review sessions online and on TV to help students prepare for the exams. The schedule and a link to the broadcasts are available below. If you have a Regents exam coming up, we recommend that you take a look.