Domestic travel restrictions lifted for NYS starting April 1

As of April 1, 2021, domestic travelers will no longer be required to quarantine after entering New York from another U.S. state or U.S. territory. While no longer required, the NYS Department of Health still recommends quarantine after domestic travel as an added precaution. Mandatory quarantine remains in effect for international travelers. All travelers (domestic …

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Fifth grade students use persuasive writing skills to sell doughnut ideas

Herkimer Elementary fifth grade student Alaina Hutchinson came up with an idea for a doughnut called “chocolate fudge delight adventure.” And thanks to her persuasive writing skills, the Cakery Café in Dolgeville turned it into a reality. The students in Barbara Macri’s class recently completed a persuasive writing project where they came up with an …

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Math students utilize paper airplanes to understand rate of change

Grade 8 math students at Herkimer Jr./Sr. High School recently took the skies of the hallways to gain a better understanding of the rate of change. Students created paper airplanes and timed their flights in seconds while measuring distance in millimeters. “They used their measurements to calculate speed, speed = distance/time,” said math teacher Dana …

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Herkimer CSD student artwork featured in local exhibit

The works of various Herkimer CSD students and art teachers are on display as part of the Mohawk Valley Center for the Arts (MVCA) exhibition, “Reflections.” The show – which is part of Youth Art Month – is on display in the MVCA 401 Gallery through March 4, and features artwork by local students and …

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