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Line & Cue actors staging Christmas Carol high schoolThe Colonie Central High School Line & Cue acting group staged Christmas Carol High School for their fall play in November. view a slide show video

Project Lead The Way Recognizes CCHS as One of 10 Original Schools

Posted November 25, 2015

Project Lead The Way (PLTW), a national nonprofit organization that delivers a transformative learning experience for K-12 students and teachers across the United States, recognized Colonie Central High School as one of only 10 schools to offer PLTW programs since the organization began in 1997. full story

iCARE Collecting Items For Vets

Posted November 25, 2015

As South Colonie iCARE continues to support local veterans through partnerships with Soldier On, Blue Star Mothers and the VA Hospital, many community members have inquired about holiday support. Each district building has taken up collections, the high school is adopting a veteran family in need of support as provided to us by the VA Hospital, but there is certainly more our local community can do if they’d like to lend a hand. Please refer to the attached flier to see what items are being requested and would provide the most support to our local veterans. All donations will be graciously accepted at the high school main office by no later than December 4. collection flier (pdf)

CCHS Line & Cue Actors Stage Christmas Carol HS

Posted November 25, 2015

The Colonie Central High School Line & Cue acting group staged Christmas Carol High School for their fall play in November. Photos and slide show by CCHS intern Mercedes Barnes. view a slide show video

Graduation Rep at CCHS Nov. 30

Posted November 25, 2015

A representative from Herff Jones will be in the Colonie Central High School West Wing cafeteria on Monday, November 30, 10 a.m. - 1:15 p.m. to distribute packets for graduation announcements and caps and gowns. 

Board of Education Honors Girl Scouts for School Supply Donation

Posted November 17, 2015

The South Colonie Board of Education recognized Girls Scouts Troop 1339 for holding a school supply collection drive to help Colonie Central High School students in need. full story

Class of 2018 Jersey-Sweatshirt Fundraiser

Posted November 10, 2015

The Colonie Central High School Class of 2018 is selling ¾ sleeve baseball jerseys and hooded lace up sweatshirts from through Dec 2. order form (pdf)

CCHS Artwork on Display at Colonie Town Library Through November

Posted November 5, 2015

Students from Ms. Festin's Studio in Drawing/Painting classes and Digital Photography class at Colonie Central High School have their work displayed at the William K. Sanford Colonie Town Library for the entire month of November. The work is displayed in the Teen Gallery. click here

iCARE Students Volunteer at Albany VA Fisher House

Posted October 31, 2015

A group of 25 iCARE students from Colonie Central High School volunteered at the Albany Veterans Administration Hospital and at the Fisher House this month. full story

CCHS Students Attend STEM Weather Camp

Posted October 30, 2015

Two Colonie Central High School students Kaitlyn Jesmonth and  Jonathan Fuller attended WNYT News Channel 13 STEM13 Weather Camp with meterologist Bob Kovachick in October. full story

CCHS Senior Presented With Outstanding Youth Award

Posted October 20, 2015

Colonie Central High School senior Seth Prevratil was presented with the Outstanding Youth Award at the Northeastern Region PTA's annual Presidents and Principals dinner. full story

CCHS Students Use Library Makerspace to Help Area Veterans

Posted October 20, 2015

Colonie Central High School students are using the library Makerspace to create no-sew lap blankets, scarves and holiday cards to support the Blue Star Mothers and Soldier On, both iCare initiatives. These items will be used by patients at our local VA hospital, and by homeless veterans in our community. full story

Rugged Raider Patriot Challenge Raises $2,000 For Military Families and Veterans

Posted October 18, 2015

Saturday's iCARE Rugged Raider Patriot Challenge at Colonie High School raised about $2,000 for military families and veterans. Some 50 teams and 300 teachers, students, staff and community members challenged themselves to complete in 10 obstacles. It was not a competition but rather, teams were judged on creativity, sportsmanship, cooperation and effort. view a musical slide show

iCARE Hoffman's Car Wash Fundraiser

Posted October 16, 2015

CCHS iCARE is holding a Hoffman Car Wash fundraiser. What a great idea for a birthday, holiday, thank you or “just because” gift. Full service wash, $25, exterior wash, $10. Contact Gina Agneta for tickets or order online with the following link (e-tickets will be sent directly to your email address) online ordering

CCHS iCARE Team Visits Sand Creek

Posted October 2, 2015

The Colonie Central High School ICARE team offered four different assemblies at Sand Creek Middle School today to help spread the word about the club. full story

Kachadurian Named Albany Co Citizen of Month For Work With iCARE

Posted September 29, 2015

Congratulations to Colonie Central High School Associate Principal Thomas Kachadurian, who was honored today as Albany County Executive Dan McCoy's Citizen of the Month for September. full story

CCHS CTE Student Gets Fashion Gig

Posted September 25, 2015

A Colonie Central High School student is one of two from the Capital Region hired by world renowned stylist and fashion designer Sara Shirley to work a fashion show at Macy's in Crossgates Mall. full story

Junior Attends National Youth Leadership Forum

Posted September 21, 2015

Colonie Central High School junior Victoria Ramirez attended the National Youth Leadership Forum (NYLF): Medicine held in New York City over the summer. full story

CCHS Recognizes 389 Raider Scholars

Posted September 19, 2015

The Colonie Central High School Counseling Center recognized 389 students from grades 10-12 as 2015 Raider Scholars at a school ceremony. view a photo gallery

Tech Teacher Earns PLTW CS Certification

Posted September 19, 2015

Congratulations to CCHS Technology Teacher Lisa Eichholzer for earning a Computer Science Certificate from Project Lead the Way. full story

Haiti Educators Visit CCHS

Posted September 17, 2015

Colonie Central High School welcomed the administration and supporters of a new school in Haiti this month. full story

Famaso Named New York State Master Teacher

Posted September 16, 2015

Congratulations to Science teacher Michelle Famaso, who became Colonie Central High School's fourth educator recognized as a New York State Master Teacher. full story

iCARE Kicks Off Military Help Campaign

Posted September 11, 2015

The Colonie Central High School iCARE program held an assembly today to kick off its 2015-16 campaign to help military personnel, veterans and their families. full story

Summer School Special Ed/Union College Collaboration

Posted September 10, 2015

CCHS Physics teacher Michele Famosa taught a special class over the summer at Union College called the EDGE program. Famosa worked with 14 female high school students from across the country, who are thinking about a career in Engineering. As part of their experience, the group observed special needs students in the South Colonie Special Education classes taught by Cheryl Nunamacher, Karen Brockley, Karen Fleshman, and art teacher Thomasa Nielsen. view a photo gallery

South Colonie Welcome Back to School Video Tribute

Posted September 9, 2015

South Colonie welcomed back students and staff today for the 2015-16 school year. View a musical/slide show from opening day through Animoto. Have a great year everyone! view video

Science Teacher Attends Harvard Genetics Summer Institute

Posted September 3, 2015

Colonie Central High School Science Teacher Connie Woytowich attended a three-day Summer Institute at the New Research Building at Harvard Medical School. full story

Order Your CCHS 2016 Yearbook/Parent Ads Today

Posted August 24, 2015

CCHS 2016 yearbooks are now on sale. The cost is $70 and parents can order a yearbook and/or parent ad now. Parent ads start at $50 and space is limited. Visit and enter in Colonie Central High School. Any questions, email Stacy Evans.

Sailor Joins Brother as Navy Aviator, Both CCHS Grads

Posted August 12, 2015

Navy Lt. j.g. Evan Gordon of Colonie received his Gold Aviator Wing and was officially designated as a naval aviator during a ceremony at the Naval Air Station Corpus Christi, Miss. His parents, Greg and Sue Gordon of Colonie, pinned the Aviator Gold Wing on their son. They also pinned a Gold Aviator Wing on their other son, Navy Lt. Shawn Gordon, in 2012. full story