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Superintendent Taibi and CDE Principals smile with representatives from the Essendant Charitable Foundation
Local Organizations Donate Hundreds of Backpacks

Hundreds of backpacks were filled with school...

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Attendance gaps lead to achievement gaps
Changes to Attendance Policy (2018-19)

Regular attendance often leads to greater academic success and lower dropout...

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Deputies Joanne Rivera and Steven Espel
School Resource Officers

We are pleased to welcome two School Resource Officers (SROs) to our campuses this year....

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News & Announcements

Changes to Attendance Policy (2018-19)

Regular attendance often leads to greater academic success and lower dropout rates. Therefore, we are increasing our efforts to prevent chronic absenteeism at Cairo-Durham. Over the summer, we evaluated our recent attendance data and began developing a plan to improve student attendance. [Read more]

Message from Superintendent Taibi (September 2018)

In the September 2018: Welcome Back letter, Superintendent Taibi shares news about school safety initiatives, changes to district attendance and transportation policies, and ongoing traffic safety efforts. [Read more]

Local Organizations Donate Hundreds of Backpacks

Hundreds of backpacks were filled with school supplies and distributed to Cairo-Durham students in August. Many thanks to the Essendant Charitable Foundation, as well as Catskill Elks Lodge and Foresters Financial, for their generosity and helping our students start the school year right. [Read more]

School Resource Officers

We are pleased to welcome two School Resource Officers (SROs) to our campuses this year. Deputies Joanne Rivera and Steven Espel from the Greene County Sheriff’s Department will be present in Cairo-Durham schools five days a week during the upcoming school year. [Read more]

New School Visitor Management System Coming in September

New safety measures are coming to Cairo-Durham CSD this fall. Effective September 2018, our schools will implement the Raptor Visitor Management System, which requires all school visitors to show photo ID. [Read more]

Changes to Transportation Procedures (2018-19)

In the interest of increased student safety, please be advised of changes to our transportation procedures for the 2018-19 school year. These changes relate to bus stop pick-up authorization and bus pass procedures. [Read more]

Board Appoints Ms. Czech as Assistant Principal

Ms. Danielle Czech was appointed to the Assistant Principal position at Cairo-Durham Elementary in June 2018. She has worked in the district since 2015 and served as the interim Assistant Principal at CDE last year. Click here to learn more about Ms. Czech! [Read more]