School bus mirror clips basketball hoop; no injuries

The mirror of a school bus carrying Herkimer students clipped a basketball hoop that was sticking out in the road today (April 15). There were no injuries. The incident caused the bus to run behind by a few minutes.

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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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Herkimer Elementary students celebrate 100th day of school.

Students in kindergarten and grade 1 at Herkimer Elementary School celebrated a milestone on Thursday, Feb. 25: the 100th day of school. To commemorate the occasion, students dressed up and showed off their school pride. See the pictures below.

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Herkimer BOE approves start of basketball season

The Herkimer Central School District Board of Education approved the start of the JV and varsity basketball seasons for boys and girls during a meeting on Feb. 23. The seasons will begin on March 1 if the metrics related to the COVID-19 testing positivity rate allow. District leaders expect Herkimer County Public Health to authorize …

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Jr./Sr. HS students named to honor roll

The Herkimer Jr./Sr. High School students were named to the honor roll for the second quarter of the 2020-21 school year. Skip to: 11th grade | 10th grade | Ninth grade | Eighth grade | Seventh grade | Sixth grade 12th grade 7 honors: Kristine Nietes and Aidan Ploss 6 honors: Ariel Bell, Charlotte Boncella, …

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