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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District calendar District calendar Superintendent Bob Horan takes Ice Bucket Challenge Athletic Director Dave Austin takes Ice Bucket Challenge Assistant Superintendent Mike Bennett takes Ice Bucket Challenge Students participate in Youth Choir Principal Ron Agostinoni and Superintendent Bob Horan present at QIII conference Work at Maple Hill High School to provide village water

2014-15 District Calendar Available

The 2014-15 district calendar is now available... As in past years, the district will not be mailing the calendar to save on printing and mailing costs. If you do not have the ability to print the calendar, please visit the district office where we will print one for you.

Dave Austin Named New Athletic Director

Dave Austin was named the new Athletic Director for Schodack CSD at the Aug. 21 BOE meeting. Mr. Austin succeeds Mark Bubniak, who is now the Athletic Director in Averill Park CSD. “We’re excited to have Mr. Austin as our new Athletic Director,” said Superintendent Bob Horan. “He graduated from Maple Hill and has taught and coached here. He will be an outstanding Athletic Director for our schools.” Read more...

Superintendent Horan Takes Ice Bucket Challenge to Support ALS

Superintendent Bob Horan accepted a challenge from Principal Ron Agostinoni by participating in the Ice Bucket Challenge to support The ALS Association on Aug. 15 (work clothes and all). Watch the video...

Girls Varsity Tennis Team Helps AD Dave Austin Take Ice Bucket Challenge

Athletic Director Dave Austin took the Ice Bucket Challenge with help from the girls varsity tennis team this summer to show support for the ALS Association. Watch the video...

Assistant Superintendent Bennett Takes Ice Bucket Challenge to Support ALS

Michael Bennett, Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum, Instruction and Pupil Personnel Services, completed the Ice Bucket Challenge this summer to show support for the ALS Association. Watch the video...

Students Participate in Honor Choirs Over Summer

Congratulations to Willow Coleda, Erika Duraski, Becka Hall, Kate Harrington, Jenna Hoffman, Makaila Maier, Emma McGuane, Kylie Roloson, Ainsley Whittet, Ethan Wilkinson and Jenna Wilkinson who participated in the Elementary and Middle Honor Choirs in August as part of the NYS School Music Association’s Summer Conference. “These students met once a week during the summer and then rehearsed with students from all around New York State,” said teacher Christina Gibney. “Congratulations and well done!”

Administrators Share How District Uses Technology to Engage Students

Principal Ron Agostinoni and Superintendent Bob Horan presented at a Questar III conference Aug. 14 where they shared with area schools how Schodack CSD is integrating technology into curriculum to engage students and provide more opportunities. Watch a video they shared about MHHS’s use of tablets...

Maple Hill High School On Schedule to Have Village Water for School Year

MHHS is on track to have village water when school starts in September as work over the summer is proceeding on schedule. As part of a Capital Project proposition that voters approved in May, 59-year-old water mains in the school's basement are being replaced and the school is being connected to village water. "The village water hookup in front of the school has been completed and workers are installing pipe to connect to the boiler room," said Buildings and Grounds Superintendent Matt LaClair. "Asbestos abatement in the basement is on schedule and we expect the High School to be off well water when school opens in September."

WildcatMaple 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.

Fall Sports Practices Start Dates: JV & Varsity - Monday, Aug. 18; Modified - Monday, Aug. 25

Here are practices times for the first day of fall sports. All required paperwork for varsity, JV and modified sports is due to the respective health office no later than Monday, August 11. Posted 6/25/14.

  • Monday, August 18 (JV and Varsity):
    • Boys JV Soccer - 9:00 a.m. to noon
    • Boys Varsity Soccer - 9:00 a.m. to noon and 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.

    • Boys & Girls Varsity Cross Country - 9:00 to 11:30 a.m.

    • Girls JV & Varsity Soccer - 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. & 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.
    • Girls Varsity Tennis - 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.
    • Girls JV & Varsity Volleyball - 9:00 to 11:30 a.m.
  • Monday, August 25 (Modified):
    • Boys & Girls Modified Cross Country - 3:00 to 4:45 p.m.

    • Boys Modified Soccer - 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.
    • Girls Modified Soccer - 7:30 to 9:00 a.m.

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 Mark Bubniak. Posted 4/30/14.

Spring Patroon Conference All-Stars

Congratulations to the following Spring Patroon Conference All-Stars: Posted 6/11/14.

  • Baseball:
    • Anthony Butler - 1st Team
    • Tommy Miller - 1st Team
  • Lacrosse (Wasaren League):
    • Jake Adler - 2nd Team
    • Nate Bryda - 2nd Team
    • Austin Seymour - 2nd Team
    • Brendan Smith - 2nd Team
    • Cole Cioffi - Honorable Mention
  • Softball:
    • Arianna Papas - 1st Team
    • Kayley Fountain - 2nd Team
    • Alysa Houghtaling - 2nd Team
  • Tennis:
    • Greg Roe - 1st Team
    • Jeremy Busdiecker - 2nd Team
  • Boys Track & Field:
    • Jordan Healy - 1st Team
    • Reny Hoffman - 1st Team
    • Roscoe Quint - 1st Team
    • Adrian Barber - 2nd Team
    • Norm Bullinger - 2nd Team
    • Nick Fettuccia - 2nd Team
  • Girls Track & Field:
    • Sarah Friess - Track MVP
    • Bridget Bennett - 1st Team
    • Lauryn Krupa - 1st Team
    • Cameron Lankenau - 1st Team
    • Monica Strain - 2nd Team
    • Skylar Van Alstyne - 2nd Team

Springs Sports Awards Winners

Congratulations to the following Spring Sports Awards Winners: Posted 6/04/14.

  • Baseball:
    • MIP - Dylan Kolb
    • Co-MVPs - Anthony Butler and Tommy Miller
  • Lacrosse:
    • MIP - Nick Morris
    • Co-MVPs - Nate Bryda and Austin Seymour
  • Softball:
    • MIP - Alysa Kelly
    • MVPs - Kayley Fountain and Arianna Papas
  • Boys Tennis:
    • MIP - Jimmy Shorey
    • MVP - Lee Soja
  • Boys Track & Field:
    • MIP - Josh Carlin
    • MOP Field - Nick Fettucia
    • MOP Track - Jordan Healy
    • MVP - Ryan Krupa
  • Girls Track & Field:
    • MIP - Kerry Golden
    • MOP Track - Sarah Friess
    • MOP Field - Lauryn Krupa
    • MVP - Cameron Lankenau

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.