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Raider Scholars breakfastThe 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

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

Military Opt-Out Forms Due Oct. 23

Posted October 2, 2015

Here is the Colonie Central High School military opt-out form for the 2015-16 school year. The deadline for returning this form is Friday, October 23, in the Counseling Center office. form (pdf)

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

Saving For College Workshops in October

Posted September 22, 2015

The North and South Colonie School Districts are presenting "Saving for College" workshops for high school parents sponsored by CAP COM Federal Credit Union. RSVP for one of the following dates to Tuesday, Oct. 20, Lisha Kill Middle School, Wednesday, Oct. 21, Sand Creek Middle School, Thursday, Oct. 22, Shaker Junior-Senior HS, (South Colonie parents welcome). All workshops at 7 p.m. in the school auditoriums. more information (pdf)

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

Become a CCHS PTSA Member Today

Posted September 16, 2015

Please support the Colonie Central High School PTSA by becoming a member today. membership information (pdf)

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

Please Join the SCFOTA Today

Posted September 11, 2015

South Colonie Friends of Theater Arts, Inc. (SCFOTA) is a not-for-profit organization of parents, teachers, students and all interested persons whose goal is to support and enhance all areas of the theatre world, and to promote an awareness and appreciation of theater throughout the district and the community. We hope that you will consider becoming a member of SCFOTA. more information (pdf)

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