Graduation 2021 Update

The Herkimer High School Class of 2021 graduation ceremony will be held at the Herkimer Elementary School Athletic Stadium on Friday, June 25 at 6 PM, with a rain date of Saturday, June 26 at noon. There will be no limit on the number of guests each graduate may invite, however, we do ask that …

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Video: High School band performance

On June 14, 2021, the Herkimer High School band played selections from George Gershwin and Karl King. Please see the video below.

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NJHS induction ceremony

About 15 students from Herkimer Jr./Sr. High School were inducted into the Herkimer Chapter of the National Junior Honor Society this week. Please see the virtual ceremony below.

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Seniors earn Section III scholar athlete awards

Congratulations to Herkimer’s Section III Scholar Athlete recipients Marion Leskovar and Jesse Richard. They were among the students honored during a ceremony on June 14. To watch the ceremony, click here.  

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Student health examination requirements

Dear Parents/Guardians, New York State law requires a health examination for all students entering the school district for the first time and when entering Pre-K or K, 1st, 3rd, 5th, 7th, 9th and 11th grade. The examination must be completed by a New York State licensed physician, physician assistant or nurse practitioner. A copy of …

Community celebrates 30th anniversary of Herkimer Elementary building

On June 12, the Herkimer Elementary School Kindergarten Class of 1991 hosted a 30th anniversary for the current elementary building. As the first class to start at the “new” school in 1991, they planted seven trees at the end of their time at HES. Those same students returned and planted a new evergreen tree at …

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Grade 4 students create dioramas and use technology to put themselves inside

The students in Leah Peyton’s fourth grade class at Herkimer Elementary School recently studied an ocean unit for science using the movie “Finding Dory.” They then picked an animal from it, conducted research, created a diorama (a model representing a scene with 3D figures) based on its environment, and created a presentation on their animal. …

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Herkimer CSD will no longer require mask-wearing outside

Herkimer Central School District, Herkimer-Fulton-Hamilton-Otsego BOCES and the nine other districts in the Herkimer BOCES region decided on Tuesday, June 8, to no longer require that masks be worn outside at school. This decision comes following Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s announcement on Monday, June 7, that the state will still require mask-wearing inside at school and …

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District seeks input on spending federal stimulus funds/additional foundation aid

The Herkimer CSD is seeking public input regarding how to use federal stimulus money connected with the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act (CRRSA) and the American Rescue Plan (ARP). The district expects to receive $3,240,052 as part of the ARP plan, which was implemented earlier this year to help schools safely reopen during …

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