On March 14, 2024, the Cairo-Durham High School Classes are hosting an 'Elementary Teacher vs. Middle/High School Teacher' basketball game as a fundraiser! Tickets for entrance to the game will be sold, as well as concessions. The CDTA will sell 50/50 tickets, with proceeds toward the CDTA Scholarship fund. The Booster Club will be selling School Merchandise. The game ticket prices are: Adults $5 Kids/Students $3 If you want to purchase game tickets, please contact a Cairo-Durham High School Class Advisor: Senior Class Advisors Mary Savoia (msavoia@cairodurham.org) and Alyssa Wickham (awickham@cairodurham.org) Junior Class Advisor Jennifer Searing-Burke (jsearing@cairodurham.org) Sophomore Class Advisors Joshua Yaple (jyaple@cairodurham.org) and Matthew Hitchen (mhitchen@cairodurham.org) Freshman Class Advisors Shelly Gouza (sgouza@cairodurham.org) and Jennifer Hill (jhill@cairodurham.org)
22 days ago, Cairo-Durham CSD
March Madness
Pre-Sale Tickets for the Cairo-Durham High School musical "Newsies" are on sale until Feb. 25, 2024! Get your pre-sale tickets for the March 1-3, 2024 performances here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc19aeHP7sbobVxKl4FYNL7UO_obwM_pPH04TNR1cVr_g_Ysg/viewform
22 days ago, Cairo-Durham CSD
Newsies The Musical
​It's that time of year for Cairo-Durham Middle School families to purchase yearbooks, submit candids of all middle school students and baby photos of 8th graders! You can create custom pages until May 17, 2024. Yearbook Purchase: www.treering.com/validate (Enter school passcode in attachment). 8th Grade Baby Photos: Submit to Danielle Lacitignola (dlacitignola@cairodurham.org) with subject line "Baby Pictures". Candid Photos: Submit to Jennifer Searing-Burke (jsearing@cairodurham.org) with grade of student(s) and "Candid" in subject line.
23 days ago, Cairo-Durham CSD
2023-24 CDMS Yearbook
2023-24 CDMS Yearbook
2023-24 CDMS Yearbook
2023-24 CDMS Yearbook
Congratulations to Lucas L. for being named the Thompson/Lopez "Star of the Week" at Cairo-Durham Elementary School!
23 days ago, Cairo-Durham CSD
Lucas L. "Star of the Week"
Know a Cairo-Durham Central School District Alumni that is a role model, has flourished beyond high school and deserves to be recognized? Here's your chance to nominate them for the Monthly Mustang Alumni Spotlight! All nominees must be graduates of the Class of 2018 or prior. Please fill out the Google Form below by Friday, Feb. 23, 2024. Past nominations will also be considered in the selection process. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe6E7pmIEC7Bw3VWEDLAISw-0dw82HuLxScSNRJhIjSChbwtQ/viewform?usp=sf_link
23 days ago, Cairo-Durham CSD
Mustang Monthly Alumni Spotlight
Spring Picture Days at Cairo-Durham Elementary School are right around the corner! Grades UPK-2 will have picture day on Feb. 13 and grades 3-5 will have picture day on Feb. 14. Can't wait to see those beautiful smiles!
23 days ago, Cairo-Durham CSD
CDES Spring Picture Days
Pre-Sale Tickets for the Cairo-Durham High School musical "Newsies" are on sale until Feb. 25, 2024! Get your pre-sale tickets for the March 1-3, 2024 performances here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc19aeHP7sbobVxKl4FYNL7UO_obwM_pPH04TNR1cVr_g_Ysg/viewform
24 days ago, Cairo-Durham CSD
Newsies The Musical
Going forward on a weekly basis, Ms. O'Brien's CDHS class will be focusing on positive quotes from famous people that encourage people to be the best they can be! In honor of Black History Month, the students of the Cairo-Durham High School Learning Program will be examining positive quotes weekly from famous people that encourage positive thought and action, including these quotes from Adam Clayton Powell Jr. and Michael Jackson!
24 days ago, Cairo-Durham CSD
Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Quote
Ms. O'Brien's "Quote of the Day"
Congratulations to Hudson G. for being named the Whitbeck/Lopez "Star of the Week" at Cairo-Durham Elementary School!
24 days ago, Cairo-Durham CSD
Hudson G. "Star of the Week"
Looking to see the Mustangs in action this week? We've got you covered! Check out the athletics schedule for Feb. 5 - Feb. 11, 2024: Monday, Feb. 5 - Boys and Girls Modified Basketball at Catskill at 4:30 p.m. - Boys Varsity and Modified Volleyball at Greenville at 5 p.m. - Varsity Bowling at the Hoe Bowl at 3:30 p.m. (Patroon Championships) Tuesday, Feb. 6 - Boys Varsity and JV Basketball at Catskill at 5 p.m. - Girls Varsity Basketball vs Catskill in the CDHS Gym at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 7 - Boys Varsity Volleyball vs Voorheesville in the CDMS Gym at 6 p.m. (Senior Game) - Boys and Girls Modified Basketball vs Chatham in the CDHS Gym at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 8 - Boys Varsity and Modified Volleyball at Coxsackie-Athens at 5 p.m. - Girls Varsity Basketball vs Chatham in the CDHS Gym at 5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 9 - Girls Varsity Basketball vs Windham-Ashland-Jewett in the CDHS Gym at 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 11 - Girls Varsity Basketball vs TBD at Columbia Greene Community College at TBD
24 days ago, Cairo-Durham CSD
Check out the February 2024 Pre-K Newsletter from Questar III BOCES Early Learning Principal Michael Burns!
27 days ago, Cairo-Durham CSD
4th grade students had a special visitor for their exploration in snowshoeing: K-9 Mac!
27 days ago, Cairo-Durham CSD
K-9 Mac Goes Snowshoeing with 4th Grade
The Cairo-Durham Central School District would like to spotlight the kindness of Cairo-Durham Elementary School student Hudson G., who recently donated 14 inches of his hair to "Wigs for Kids" of St. Jude! Hudson has been growing his hair for three years and decided to donate his hair to those in need. We are so proud of you, Hudson!
27 days ago, Cairo-Durham CSD
Hudson G. donates hair
A very special "Happy Birthday" wish to Cairo-Durham Elementary School Principal Christopher Stein!
28 days ago, Cairo-Durham CSD
Happy Birthday Mr. Stein!
Know a Cairo-Durham Central School District Alumni that is a role model, has flourished beyond high school and deserves to be recognized? Here's your chance to nominate them for the Monthly Mustang Alumni Spotlight! All nominees must be graduates of the Class of 2018 or prior. Please fill out the Google Form below by Friday, Feb. 23, 2024. Past nominations will also be considered in the selection process. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe6E7pmIEC7Bw3VWEDLAISw-0dw82HuLxScSNRJhIjSChbwtQ/viewform?usp=sf_link
28 days ago, Cairo-Durham CSD
Mustang Monthly Alumni Spotlight
Pre-Sale Tickets for the Cairo-Durham High School musical "Newsies" are on sale until Feb. 25, 2024! Get your pre-sale tickets for the March 1-3, 2024 performances here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc19aeHP7sbobVxKl4FYNL7UO_obwM_pPH04TNR1cVr_g_Ysg/viewform
28 days ago, Cairo-Durham CSD
Newsies The Musical
Spring Picture Days at Cairo-Durham Elementary School are right around the corner! Grades UPK-2 will have picture day on Feb. 13 and grades 3-5 will have picture day on Feb. 14. Can't wait to see those beautiful smiles!
28 days ago, Cairo-Durham CSD
CDES Spring Picture Days
2024 Mustang Pride Hall of Fame Nominations Open! Do you know a person or community organization that has given extensive service to the Cairo-Durham Central School District? Nominate them for the Mustang Pride Hall of Fame! To nominate a person or community organization, please use this nomination form (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfMg8B8x-nRUYL-EkALeiWsyzpATC10DzL_WNcjTAiiZnQbAA/viewform?usp=sf_link). See below for the criteria. Nominations will be accepted through February 1, 2024. The chosen nominees will be honored at a Hall of Fame induction ceremony at the Shamrock House on April 27, 2024. Criteria: Nominees must have contributed to the improvement of Cairo-Durham CSD with extensive service through: academics, athletics, coaching, teaching, administration, employment, volunteerism and/or community service. Nominees can be past or present staff members, school administrators, Board of Education members, alumni and community members or organizations. (Please note that a former student nominee must be out of school for at least 10 years to be considered for induction into the Mustang Pride Hall of Fame.) Some examples of extensive service/support include (but are not limited to): Academics (e.g., teaching, tutoring). Involvement in school athletics (e.g., coaches, officials, volunteers). Mentoring. Volunteer work/community service. Community relations. Mustang Pride Hall of Fame Mission and By-Laws: https://www.cairodurham.org/page/mustang-pride-hall-of-fame-mission-and-by-laws About the Hall of Fame: The Mustang Pride Hall of Fame was established in 2017 to recognize individuals and/or groups who have worked to support public education in the Cairo-Durham CSD community. To nominate a person or community organization, please use this nomination form (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfMg8B8x-nRUYL-EkALeiWsyzpATC10DzL_WNcjTAiiZnQbAA/viewform?usp=sf_link). Take a look at the four prior classes of the Cairo-Durham Mustang Pride Hall of Fame: Class of 2018 Ron Agostinoni - Faculty/Student Helen Enck - Faculty Don Gibson Sr. - Administrator Tom Karnes - Faculty/Coach Trudy Lynch - Faculty/Coach Suzanne Oldakowski - Rotary President/Community Member Kerry Quinn - Faculty/Coach Ann Skelly - Faculty Art Waldron - Faculty/Coach Bob Zimmerman - Faculty/Coach Class of 2019 Fran Cook - Faculty Peter Maassmann - Student/Faculty Beth Phillips - Board of Education/Support Staff Cairo Rotary Club - Community Organization Bill Zwoboda - Faculty/Administrator Class of 2020/2021 Dave Battini - Faculty/Coach John Hull - Faculty/Community Member Resurrection Lutheran Church - Community Organization Bill Lawrence - Faculty/Legislature Kay Sutton - Faculty Jeff Waldron - Student/Athlete Class of 2022 Hugh Gallagher - Faculty William Getzke - Faculty Harry Lennon - Alumni Keith Phillips - Faculty Richard Uzzilia - Faculty Class of 2023 Virginia Ambrose - Faculty Richard Booth - Administrator Kris Monteverd - Faculty Carol and Fred Spohler - Community Members Donna Wexler - Faculty
29 days ago, Cairo-Durham CSD
Mustang Pride Hall of Fame
Congratulations to Colton C. for being named the Thompson/Lopez "Star of the Week" at Cairo-Durham Elementary School!
29 days ago, Cairo-Durham CSD
Colton C. "Star of the Week"
On March 14, 2024, the Cairo-Durham High School Classes are hosting an 'Elementary Teacher vs. Middle/High School Teacher' basketball game as a fundraiser! Tickets for entrance to the game will be sold, as well as concessions. The CDTA will sell 50/50 tickets, with proceeds toward the CDTA Scholarship fund. The Booster Club will be selling School Merchandise. The game ticket prices are: Adults $5 Kids/Students $3 If you want to purchase game tickets, please contact a Cairo-Durham High School Class Advisor: Senior Class Advisors Mary Savoia (msavoia@cairodurham.org) and Alyssa Wickham (awickham@cairodurham.org) Junior Class Advisor Jennifer Searing-Burke (jsearing@cairodurham.org) Sophomore Class Advisors Joshua Yaple (jyaple@cairodurham.org) and Matthew Hitchen (mhitchen@cairodurham.org) Freshman Class Advisors Shelly Gouza (sgouza@cairodurham.org) and Jennifer Hill (jhill@cairodurham.org)
29 days ago, Cairo-Durham CSD
March Madness