Ichabod Crane Substitute Teacher and TA Informational Meeting August 12
(July 29, 2015) Ichabod Crane CSD is holding an informational meeting for all prospective and current substitute teachers and teaching assistants on Wednesday, August 12 from 10 a.m. to Noon in the Ichabod Crane High School Library. In this meeting we will go over some basic material including how to become a sub at ICC, discipline tips and ICC expectations. There will be coffee provided in the morning and sandwiches afterwards. See Pay Rates
Sports Starting Dates & Meet the Coaches Night
(July 29, 2015) Fall sports starting dates including first day practice times and Coaches Letters, and information about the August 20 “Meet the Coaches Night” are available on the Athletics page.
Drop-Off Day for K-5 School Supplies August 26
(July 28, 2015) Parents wishing to drop-off their child's school supplies in advance of the first day of school (Sept. 8), can do so on Wednesday, August 26 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Supplies need to be bagged and labeled with both the child's name and the teacher's name. There will be a designated area within the cafeteria at both the elementary and primary schools for each classroom.
Free and Reduced-Price Meal Application Available
(July 23, 2015) The 2015-16 Free and Reduced Price Meal application is now available. Children from households that meet Federal income guidelines are eligible to receive lunch for $0.25 and breakfast for $0.25. Interested families must apply each year, even if they have participated in the program during the previous school year. To learn more, or download the application, please visit the Food Services page.
Ichabod Crane Seeks Resident Interest in Filling Vacated Position on Board of Education
Ichabod Crane Central School Board of Education has announced the resignation of Board member, Tricia (Gerkman) Mavrides, effective July 8, 2015. Ms. Mavride’s term was scheduled to expire on June 30, 2016. Residents of the District interested in being considered for an appointment to the vacated seat for the remainder of Ms. Mavride’s term are asked to submit a letter of interest and resume to Mindy M. Potts, District Clerk, Ichabod Crane Central School, P.O. Box 820, Valatie, NY 12184. The deadline for submission of letters is August 28, 2015. Learn More
Congratulations to the Class of 2015!
Ichabod Crane High School's Class of 2015 graduated on Friday, June 26 in front of family, friends, teachers and staff at the 61st annual commencement ceremony on the Gordon Van Buren field. Congratulations to all of this year's graduates and best of luck in the future! Learn More
Welcome and Chandler Re-Elected to Board Leadership
(July 8, 2015) During the Board of Education's organizational meeting on July 7, Anthony Welcome and John Chandler were re-elected president and vice president, respectively. John Antalek, Tracy Farrell and Regina Rose were also sworn in for a three-year term after being elected on May 19. Congratulations to all! The Board also approved the resignation of BOE member Tricia Gerkman as she has moved out of the district. It is anticipated the Board will fill this by appointment, perhaps as soon as the September 9 BOE meeting.
Eleven Retiring Ichabod Crane Employees Recognized
(June 25, 2015) Eleven retiring Ichabod Crane Central School District employees were recognized in front of their colleagues on June 25 during the Superintendent's Conference Day. Superintendent George Zini thanked each employee for their dedication to the district and noted their combined 299 years of service to the district. Learn More
A Letter to the Ichabod Crane Community
(June 23, 2015) Read the letter thanking the community for its support during the softball state title run, here.
Summer Band Camp 2015
(June 16, 2015) There will be a Summer Band Camp for Band and Color Guard members August 4-7 and August 10-13 to prepare for the fall events. For more information, click here.
ICC Girls Softball Team Wins State Title!
(June 15, 2015) The Ichabod Crane softball team is your Class B State Champions! They beat Solvay 3-2 to win their first state title ever on Saturday, June 13. Congratulations to the team and Coach Nytransky!! View photo album on Facebook here. Learn More
Kathleen Bolstad Receives Senator Marchione's "Teacher of Excellence" Award
(June 11, 2015) Ichabod Crane Central School District is pleased to announce that Ichabod Crane Elementary School teacher Kathleen Bolstad has been selected to receive the 2015 Golden Apple Teacher of Excellence Award by Senator Kathy Marchione.
Currently a fifth grade teacher, Mrs. Bolstad has been in the field of education for over 26 years at Ichabod Crane. She is among 30 teachers in the 43rd Senatorial District who are being recognized for their service, commitment and academic excellence. ICC Superintendent George Zini and Principal Tim Farley presented the award to Mrs. Bolstad on Senator Marchione's behalf. The school will also receive a $500 check.
Congratulations Mrs. Bolstad on this well-deserved recognition!