"We Go Together" Family Variety Show to Go On January 20
The 7th Annual “We Go Together” Family Variety Show will be held on Friday, Jan. 20 at 7:00 p.m. in the High School Auditorium. Tickets cost $3.00 for students and senior citizens and $5.00 for adults. We Go Together is a variety show made up of various acts performed by
students and family members. In addition to the family acts, the locally famous “Teacher Act” adds to the fun and variety of the show. The “We Go Together” band, made up of teachers, students, and parents also performs each year. This event is sponsored by T.E.M.P.O and proceeds benefit the Ichabod Crane Performing Arts.
Parent/Guardian Email Request
In an effort to provide another avenue for communicating upcoming events and other information to parents and guardians, the district would like to collect all parent email addresses. The district is requesting that parents and guardians provide their email address by using this Parent Email link to provide us with the information requested. If you have already submitted your email through this link no further action is required. Also, if you have more than one child in the district, you only need to complete the form once. Email addresses will not be shared outside of the District. Thank you for your cooperation.
IC Music Students Selected to Participate in All County Jazz Festival Feb. 1 & 3
(Jan. 19, 2017) Nine (9) Ichabod Crane High School students were selected to participate in the first of three Columbia County Music Educators Association (CCMEA) All County Festivals. The All County Jazz Festival will be held at the New Lebanon Central School District on Wednesday, February 1 and Friday, February 3. Learn More
ICC Student Darby Siver Makes $500 Donation Via O.K. Blankets to the Regional Foodbank’s BackPack Program at Ichabod Crane
(Jan. 18, 2017) Ichabod Crane student Darby Siver’s poster design for “O.K. –The Musical” was created into a woven blanket as part of Christopher Kline’s O.K. Blankets project. The editioned blanket was purchased by an art curator and collector from Switzerland, with all proceeds being donated to Ichabod Crane Elementary & Middle School’s BackPack Program to feed hungry students. Learn More
ICHS Students Finalists in Living the Example Video Contest
(Jan. 18, 2017) The videos that ICHS students Chloe Chandler & Meredith Richards submitted as well as the video that Saege Lasher submitted for the Living The Example video contest have been selected as finalists! The public voting is now over and now another panel will determine the first, second and third place winners. Good luck girls! View the entries
Ticket Pre-Sale for 42nd Street
(Jan. 17, 2017) Ticket pre-sale for The Crane Acting Troupe's spring production of 42nd Street will be held on Monday, Jan. 30 from 7:30-8:30 p.m. and Tuesday, Jan. 31 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. The Box Office is located in the Ichabod Crane High School. For more information, view the pre-sale flyer.
Board of Education Passes Motion to Extend Cold War Tax Exemption
(Jan. 17, 2017) The Ichabod Crane CSD Board of Education unanimously approved a motion to extend a tax exemption to veterans of the Cold War who primarily reside in the district. Governor Cuomo signed legislation in August which allows school districts the option to grant Cold War Veterans an exemption from school taxes. Cold War Veterans were already eligible to receive an exemption from town & county taxes and now this legislation allows the schools to grant it as well. The formal resolution will be on the agenda for the Feb. 7 Board of Education. Learn More
Ichabod Crane Middle School Announces December Rider of the Month Students
(Jan. 12, 2017) Ichabod Crane Middle School is pleased to announce the Rider of the Month students for December. Congratulations to Aaron Skelley, Quinn Barton, Owen Warner, Victoria Slade, Ivan Gomez, Nathan Norton, Luke Dee and Mairanda Coons. Learn More
Board of Education to Interview 3 Candidates for Superintendent
(Jan. 11, 2017) The Superintendent Search Committee comprised of 13 members representing teachers, staff, administrators and community members interviewed seven candidates over two days December 20 & 21. Questar III, who is assisting the Ichabod Crane Board of Education with the search, received 21 applications for the superintendent position. On January 9, the Board of Education reviewed the committee's input and narrowed the candidate field to three (3). The Board will interview the three candidates on Jan. 30 with an anticipated appointment at its March 7 meeting.
ICHS Announces December Rider of the Month Students
(Jan. 11, 2017) Ichabod Crane High School is pleased to announce the Rider of the Month students for December. Congratulations to Danielle Bradway, Joemari Eugenio, Benjamin Scheriff, Shannon Verbraska, Joseph Herrmann, Angelika Nelson, Alexis Graham and Joseph Werner. Learn More
Preliminary Smart Schools Investment Plan (SSIP) Phase II
30-Day Public Comment Period
(Jan. 6, 2017) The Board of Education will review the District's Preliminary Smart Schools Investment Plan (SSIP) Phase II at its meeting on January 10, 2017. The plan is posted here for a public comment period of 30 days.
VFW Audio Essay Contest Winners
(Jan. 5, 2017) The Stuyvesant Falls Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9593 conducted its annual Voice of Democracy competition recently at Ichabod Crane High School with the assistance of English teacher Ms. Connie Melone. Students submitted recorded essays of the theme "My Responsibility to America." Congratulations to this year's winners Meredith Richards (first place), Mikaela Everett (second place) and Mary Rose Bartkus (third place). Learn More
Kindergarten Registration for Fall 2017
(Jan. 3, 2017) This Spring, Ichabod Crane Primary School will be conducting registration and screening for those students entering Kindergarten in September, 2017. In order to be eligible to enter Kindergarten this coming fall, a student must be five (5) years of age on or before December 1, 2017 and be a resident within the Ichabod Crane School District. If you have a child who meets the criteria for beginning Kindergarten in September of 2017 and have not received a mailing by mid-February, please contact us immediately. Learn More
Request for Proposal: Independent Auditing Services
(Jan. 30, 2017) The Board of Education of the Ichabod Crane Central School District is accepting sealed dollar cost proposals from CPA firms to provide audit services for a minimum term of one-year up to a maximum term of five-years. Firms must submit a sealed dollar cost proposal to us by Monday, January 30, 2017 at 3:00 PM. Download the RFP
Winter 2017 Adult Education Offerings
Ichabod Crane's Winter 2017 Adult Education Brochure is now available. With classes starting January 3, don't wait to sign up! Visit the Adult Education webpage.
Ichabod Crane Recognizes AP Scholars
(Dec. 14, 2016)
Ichabod Crane High School is pleased to announce the students who have been recognized by the CollegeBoard as 2016 AP Scholars. This distinction is based on their outstanding academic performance on Advanced Placement Exams. Learn More
Survey Results Indicate Positive Climate at the High School
(Nov. 2, 2016) Ichabod Crane High School Principal Craig Shull reported on the results of the Climate Survey in his building to the Board of Education on Nov. 1. Students, parents and staff responded to various questions. Overall the responses indicate a positive climate at the high school. View the survey results
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Superintendent Search Process
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Budget Newsletter Earns State Communications Award
District to Use Visitor Management System
Ichabod Crane's Budget Newsletter Earns National Recognition
Senior Walk Through a New Tradition at IC
Ichabod Crane's Smart Schools Investment Plan Approved
Regents Chancellor Rosa Visits Ichabod Crane
Ichabod Crane Transportation Department Earns Excellent Passing Rating on NYS DOT School Bus Safety Inspection
Safety Efforts Earn Ichabod Crane Safety Excellence Award