Schodack Central School District

1216 Maple Hill Road, Castleton-on-Hudson, New York 12033
T: (518) 732-2297 • F: (518) 732-7710
Robert Horan, Superintendent

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Principal Ron Agostinoni talks about Capital Project Student enjoys garden snack MHHS wears for Domestic Violence Awareness Students measure stream velocity Artworks BNight VFW Visit Sage College visits students Principals get soaked at CES Community Fair Ovarian Cancer Walk

Principal Agostinoni Discusses Capital Project in Video

To help explain how a Capital Project would benefit Maple Hill High School students in music, science and arts, Principal Ron Agostinoni has recorded a video for the community...

School Garden Provides Fruits and Vegetables for School Snack

Castleton Elementary School enjoyed a special snack on Oct. 23 made from vegetables and fruit that students planted in the school garden. Volunteers made salsa from peppers, onions and tomatoes while the local Jiff-E-Mart made potato chips from potatoes. Thanks to all our volunteers!

MHHS Wear Purple to Help Raise Domestic Violence Awareness

Maple Hill High School students, teachers and staff wore purple on Oct. 17 to help raise awareness about domestic violence. Great job!

Earth Science Students Measure Stream Velocity

The 8th grade Earth Science class completed an on-site field trip Oct. 22 to measure the stream velocity of a creek that runs through school property. “Students observed sedimentary processes and collected samples for future study,” explained Teacher Maureen Carreau. “It was a little muddy and wet, but that is part of scientific field studies!”

Creativity Sparked at CES Art Night

Students and parents enjoyed an evening creating art at the annual CES Art Night on Oct. 17. Thanks to the CES PTO for organizing such a great event for our families! View more photos...

Local Veterans Share Experiences with 7th Graders

Maple Hill Middle School's 7th grade trip to the Peter J. Andrews Memorial VFW Post 7337 on Oct. 8 was extra special with Historian and Author Andrew Carroll visiting to receive wartime letters written by Mr. Andrews. “I can’t tell you how much this VFW and all the students coming here means to me,” said Anna Perrella, sister of Peter Andrews. Read more...

Sage Colleges Starts Program for Maple Hill Students

A new partnership with Sage Colleges brought college students and professors to Schodack CSD on Oct. 3 to work with students and get them excited about Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM). “Our goal is to increase students’ knowledge of STEM and what careers are available in the Capital Region,” said Dr. Lawrence. Read more...

Principals Get Soaked at CES Community Fair

Principals Ron Agostinoni, Jason Chevrier and James Derby shared in the fun at the Sept. 27 CES Community Fair by volunteering to get soaked with cold water. Thanks to the CES PTO and volunteers for making it such a great event once again!

Students and Community Take Part in Ovarian Cancer Awareness Walk

For the second year in a row, the girls varsity soccer team and Schodack CSD community took part in an Ovarian Cancer Awareness Walk in Albany on Sept. 14 in honor of former Health teacher Jeri Puccio. The group named itself Mima's Marauders/Jeri's Kids in honor of Mrs. Puccio. Great job! Photo gallery available...

WildcatsMaple Hill Athletics - Home of the Wildcats

Schodack CSD believes participation in sports provides students unique opportunities and experiences that teach teamwork, good sportsmanship and other qualities supporting a well rounded education.


If you have a question about athletics, please e-mail Athletic Director Dave Austin or call him at (518) 732-7701, ext. 1140.

Chemical Health and Meet the Coaches Night Monday, Nov. 3

The Winter Chemical Health Night and Meet the Coaches Night will be held Monday, Nov. 3 at 6:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m., respectively, in the High School auditorium. Posted 10/27/14.

Fall Sports Awards Night Monday, Nov. 10 at 6:30 p.m.

Fall Sports Awards Night will be held Monday, Nov. 10 at 6:30 p.m. in the High School auditorium. Posted 10/27/14.

Important Athletics Start Dates

  • Monday, Nov. 10 – Winter JV and Varsity sports begin
  • Wednesday, Nov. 12 – Modified wrestling begins
  • Monday, Dec. 1 – Modified girls’ and boys’ basketball tryouts begin

Coach Len Bacon Reaches 100 Career Wins

Congratulations to Maple Hill girls volleyball coach Len Bacon who reached career win #100 on Sept. 18 when the team defeated Rensselaer! Coach Bacon has been the volleyball coach since 2007. Posted 9/29/14.

District Creates Advisory Committee to Examine School Athletics Topics

In an effort to examine school Athletics topics such as a possible conference realignment, current sports offerings and fostering positive relationships, Schodack CSD has created an Athletics Advisory Committee featuring parents, community members, coaches, students, faculty, staff, administrators and Board of Education members. Click here for more information, including meeting notes and committee members… Posted 5/07/14.

Official Athletic Twitter Accounts

Here is a list of the district's official Athletic Twitter accounts, which are run by coaches or Athletic Director Dave Austin. Posted 4/30/14.

Please Observe No Parking Signs for Sporting Events

The district would like to remind our community to please observe No Parking signs for sporting events, in particular on South Schodack Road and behind the High School. The only parking places for athletic events are the High School and Middle School parking lots. Due to concerns about safety, the district has asked Schodack police to enforce these rules and violators may be ticketed. Posted 4/09/14.

Opportunity for Businesses and Organizations to Support MH Athletics

As part of efforts to raise money to support the districts’ Athletics programs, the Maple Hill Booster Club has started a program where local businesses and organizations can make donations in return for a sign being posted at one of the district’s athletic fields. Two local businesses have already made donations through the program. For more information, click here… Posted 10/01/12.