Bake Club students compete in Jr. Iron Chef contest

Herkimer Jr. High School students recently tested their skills in the Junior Iron Chef competition at SUNY Cobleskill. Gianni Luce, Jessi Pfaff, Madison Gargas and Caiti Vriesen represented Herkimer’s FCCLA Club (also known as the Bake Club) in the Middle School session of the annual competition. Before the competition, the team was tasked with developing … Continue reading “Bake Club students compete in Jr. Iron Chef contest”

May newsletter posted

The May newsletter is now available online for parents of Herkimer Elementary students. Highlights from this month’s newsletter include: Fifth- and sixth-grade honor rolls Pop Warner football and cheer sign-ups Details about the upcoming school budget vote and board elections Information about upcoming state testing Important dates for the coming month Read the full newsletter … Continue reading “May newsletter posted”

Third-quarter honor roll announced

The following Herkimer Jr./Sr. High School students were named to the honor roll for the third quarter: Skip to: 11th grade | 10th grade | Ninth grade | Eighth grade | Seventh grade 12th grade 7 honors: Mackenzie Ademek, Felicity Boncella, Joseph Perkins, Zachary Polus and Jenna Vincent. 6 honors: Brett Bala, Nicole Gallagher, Rebekah … Continue reading “Third-quarter honor roll announced”

National expert shares cybersafety tips

A national expert on child safety recently offered tips for Herkimer Jr./Sr. High School students and their families for staying safe online. Wendy Fical, program director for the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, spoke to eighth-graders and their parents about using social media and the Internet safely and responsibly. Fical offered the following … Continue reading “National expert shares cybersafety tips”

District welcomes SRO Wright

Herkimer Central School District is pleased to welcome Officer Matt Wright of the Herkimer Police Department to serve in our schools as a School Resource Officer (SRO). SRO Wright has been with the Herkimer PD for 12 years and will be working with students at Herkimer Elementary School. He joins SRO Shauna Jones, who has … Continue reading “District welcomes SRO Wright”

Assembly gives students mindful reminders

Herkimer Elementary students gathered for a few moments of mindfulness during a recent assembly. Led by Mrs. Olds, the students heard an acrostic poem of mindful reminders created by Mr. Schoff’s class, and watched a skit written and produced by Mrs. Olds’ students that showed how mindfulness can help students pay attention during class. The … Continue reading “Assembly gives students mindful reminders”