Students invited to apply for theater program

Herkimer sophomores and juniors are invited to apply for the Bernadette A. Eichler Youth Ambassador Program with Broadway Utica. Applications are due April 30. Students accepted into the program will be given a Broadway Utica season pass and in return, will be required to write about each show. The goal of the program is to …

Board approves budget proposal for 2019-20

Budget vote, board elections set for May 21 The Herkimer Central School Board of Education approved a budget proposal on Wednesday that prioritizes increased educational and community opportunities and expands mental health services for the 2019-20 school year. The proposed $24,210,000 budget approved by the board its April 10 meeting will go before voters on …

Budget priorities hold firm despite low state aid

Despite state aid decreases, Herkimer CSD remains committed to expanding student opportunities. The Board of Education will meet Wednesday, April 10, to consider a budget proposal for 2019-20. District officials said it should remain below the district’s tax levy limit of 2.3%. Spending will decrease by about 4% over the previous year. The budget proposal …

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Jr. Iron Chef team competes at SUNY Cobleskill

The Cooking Magicians served up a storm at the 2019 Jr. Iron Chef Contest, held Saturday at SUNY Cobleskill. Read more: Jr. Iron Chef Contest Draws Hundreds Herkimer middle school students competed against teams from 12 other schools to develop, prepare and serve a healthy, balanced, meat-free brunch meal. The Cooking Magicians’ entry into the …