October 22, 2021

Cortland teachers visit new schools

March 20, 2019

Cortland elementary school teachers have visited their new schools, met their new principals and now the schools are creating their identities and missions, district officials said Tuesday night. Teachers in the district, which is closing […]

Top spellers vie in districtwide bee

December 6, 2018

This year’s Elementary School Spell Off had a familiar ring, Gabriel ‘Gabby’ Mendiola said. “It seemed like the same test they gave us in the beginning,” said the fifth grader at Barry Elementary School. Teachers […]

Charter school approved in Hartnett

October 18, 2018

After five years of disappointments, the efforts of the Truxton Academy Charter School board paid off Thursday: The SUNY Charter School Institute endorsed forming the charter school. The school — to be located in the […]

Adding flexibility

October 16, 2018

Flexibility isn’t just for gym class, anymore. Teachers across all areas of study are thinking about it in terms of their seating arrangements. At Virgil Elementary School in the Cortland School District, sixth-grade teacher Sylvia […]

Learning fire safety early

October 11, 2018

As 4-year-year old Leeland Hill stood against the Cortland City Fire Truck’s wheels, his eyes lit in amazement and his parents laughed. The wheels were just about as tall as he was. Hill was one […]