Schodack Central School District

1477 South Schodack Road, Castleton-on-Hudson, New York 12033
T: (518) 732-2297 • F: (518) 732-7710
Jason Chevrier, Superintendent

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Baseball coaches Shirah Strock and Janice Balogh Student with poster Student with bus driver Students with author Middle School Jazz Band Middle School students at VFW National Honor Society students

Coach Frese Earns 244th Career Win

Rico Frese became the winningest coach for Maple Hill varsity baseball on May 21 with his 244th career win. Read more.

Senior Shirah Strock Honored as Scholar

Senior Shirah Strock was recognized for her academic excellence, leadership, and service at the annual Scholars Recognition Dinner on May 16. Read more.

Students Learn About Charities While Raising Money

Fifth graders celebrated International Pay It Forward Day by holding a charity fair where students made presentations about different charities. Read more.

CES Thanks Bus Drivers

Castleton Elementary students thanked bus drivers today on May 11 at the annual Transportation Appreciation Breakfast. Thank you to our bus drivers and the PTO for providing breakfast for them! More photos.

CES Welcomes Award-Winning Author

Castleton Elementary School welcomed Author and Illustrator Matthew Cordell, 2018 Caldecott Medal winner, who spent the day with students on May 9. View photos.

MS Jazz Band Performs for Senior Citizens (Video)

Here is a two-minute video of the Maple Hill Middle School Jazz Band performing a song at the Apr. 25 Senior Citizens Reception. Great job!

MS Students Honored by VFW for Patriotic Essays

Congratulations to MHMS students who were recognized by the East Greenbush VFW Post and Ladies Auxiliary on Apr. 16 for their Patriot's Pen Essays.

Congratulations to National Honor Society Students

MHHS held its annual National Honor Society Induction Ceremony on Apr. 12. "Congratulations to our Honor Society members! You are a great representation of leadership in our school and community," said Principal Jacqueline Hill.

WildcatsBaseball and Softball Sectional Information

• #1 Maple Hill Baseball will play #6 Canajoharie on Friday, May 25 at 4:00 p.m. at the Joseph L. Bruno Stadium. (Brackets) Admission $6

• #1 Maple Hill Softball will host Chatham on Friday, May 25 at 4:00 p.m. at Moreau Recreational Park. (Brackets) Admission $6


Kiwanis InternationalKiwanis Sponsors Memorial Day Breakfast - Monday, May 28

Castleton Kiwanis will hold a Memorial Day breakfast on Monday, May 28 from 7:00 to 9:00 a.m. at the Castleton Volunteer Ambulance Service on Brookview Road. Cost is $6. Veterans eat free as a way to thank them for their service. A 50/50 raffle will also be held to benefit the Peter Andrews Castleton Memorial VFW Post 7337. Posted 5/21/18.


Rensselaer CountyCounty Offers Narcan Training - Wednesday, May 30 at 6:30 p.m.

Rensselaer County is offering free training on heroin/opioid overdose prevention on Wednesday, May 30 at 6:30 p.m. at Maple Hill High School. More info. Posted 5/16/18.



Wildcats Marathon Community Encouraged to Participate in 5th Annual Wildcats Marathon

The 5th Annual Wildcats Marathon is taking place again this year, an opportunity for anyone in our community to walk or run a 26.2 mile marathon at their own pace. The goal is to run or walk 25 miles this spring and complete the last 1.2 miles together at the Middle School on Friday, Jun. 1 at 6:00 p.m. More info. Posted 4/11/18.

Schodack Central School District2018-19 One-Page Calendar Available

The one-page 2018-19 student attendance calendar, which lists school recesses, holidays and conferences, is available here. Posted 5/16/18.



Maple Hill Best Graduation Rate in Capital Region 2nd Year in a RowMaple Hill High School: Best Graduation Rate 2nd Year in a Row

For the second year in a row, Maple Hill High School had the highest graduation rate in the Capital Region last year with a 100% graduation rate according to figures released Wednesday by the NYS Dept. of Education. The figures also show 55% of students graduated with a Regents Diploma with Advanced Designation. In 2016, the graduation rate was 99%. Go Hill! Posted 2/08/18.