Below is a letter from CDMS principal Mike Mitchell and Superintendent Anthony Taibi regarding a situation at Cairo-Durham Middle School on Tuesday, February 28, 2017.
Click here to download the letter as a PDF.
March is Music in Our Schools Month, so K-2 Elementary Music Teacher, Ms. Seymour, invites you to visit your child's music class!
During the week of March 6-10, 2017, Ms. Seymour is hosting "Come to Music Class Week" for parents, grandparents, etc. of students in grades K-2 to come to Cairo-Durham Elementary and sit in on their child's music class. No appointment necessary, just come on in! Clap your hands, bang a drum, shake a tambourine and have fun!
The Cairo-Durham Elementary PTA “Cupcakes for Clara Ray” fundraiser raised a total of $5,600 to support local 8-month-old Clara Ray Morton, who is struggling with Congenital Heart Disease. The CDE PTA sold more than 4,600 cupcakes from Coccadotts Cake Shop in Albany for one dollar each, in addition to receiving $1,000 in monetary donations and the use of a box truck to transport thousands of cupcakes.
Cairo-Durham Elementary School
Pre-Kindergarten & Kindergarten 2017
The Cairo-Durham High School Semi-Formal has been rescheduled for Friday, March 31, 2017. If you purchased a ticket and can no longer attend, a refund will be issued.
Tickets will be sold during lunch periods beginning on Monday, March 20. 2017. If you would like to purchase a ticket before then, see Ms. Young in Room A-4. Tickets are $10 and include a light dinner.
Remember, attendance at this event will count toward this quarter's class competitions!
Board of Education Candidates
The Cairo-Durham CSD Board of Education has three (3) Board vacancies on the May 2017 budget ballot. Each seat is a three-year, non-paid term.
Two candidates currently serve on the Board and are running for re-election. They are David Infantino and Stephen Brandow. The third seat will be awarded to whichever write-in candidate receives the highest number of votes.