Category: CJ Hooker

  • #FacultyFriday: Anna Waite

    This week’s spotlight is on C.J. Hooker Middle School Secretary Anna Waite, who is new to the district this year. Before joining the Goshen Central School District last September, Waite worked in hospitality bartending and waitressing, as well as in healthcare and marketing. The secretary recently moved to New York, but said it has been […]

  • Summer 2024 Young Writers Programs through HV Writing Project @ SUNY New Paltz

    The Hudson Valley Writing Project brings young people together to find their voices, share their ideas, and experience the joy of writing. Website: newpaltz.edu/hvwp Email: hvwp@newpaltz.edu Phone: 845-257-2836 *Tuition assistance is available Ages 7-9 Making Books SUNY New Paltz July 8-12 | 9a.m. – 1 p.m. | $295 Exploring Nature Through Art & Writing SUNY […]

  • CJH art students win 16 Gold Keys from regional Scholastic Art Awards

    CJH art students win 16 Gold Keys from regional Scholastic Art Awards

    C.J. Hooker Middle School art students won 16 Gold Key Awards, 18 Silver Key Awards, and 30 Honorable Mentions at the regional Scholastic Art Awards under the guidance of art teachers Amber Brown and Michael Perez. Student art was selected by some of the foremost leaders in the visual and literary arts for excellence in […]

  • CJH student wins regional Peace Poster Contest, up for state level

    CJH student wins regional Peace Poster Contest, up for state level

    Each year students across the world from ages 11-13 submit artwork to the International Peace Poster Contest through the Lions Club and Lion International. This year’s theme was “Together As One,” and Amelia Arbizo, a C.J. Hooker Middle School Student, is in the running at the state level after already winning at the local and […]

  • CJH December Students of the Month

    CJH December Students of the Month

    The C.J. Hooker Middle School announced its Students of the Month for December. Students of the Month are: Grade 6 Sophie Fox is a hardworking student with a heart of gold! She cares about her work, and her peers. Sophie is kind to everyone. She knows how to brighten people’s day with her cheery disposition. She is a true […]

  • Reminders from the Health Office

    Let’s prioritize the health and well-being of our wonderful students throughout the year. Here are some important reminders on when to keep your child home and ensure a speedy recovery: If your child has a fever, it’s not advisable to give them medicine like Tylenol or Advil and send them to school. The fever may […]

  • GCSD is hiring! School Bus Drivers wanted

    Looking for part-time work? Interested in supporting your local community? If you meet the following qualifications, we want to hear from you! The Goshen Central School District is currently hiring part-time School Bus Drivers Qualifications: General Job Description: Application:Interested applicants please contact us at (845)615-6700 Job Type: Part-time Pay: From $28.00 per hour Benefits: Schedule: […]

  • Middle School Chamber Orchestra brings holiday cheer to Galleria Mall

    Middle School Chamber Orchestra brings holiday cheer to Galleria Mall

    On Sunday, Dec. 17, the C.J. Hooker Middle School Chamber Orchestra, under the direction of Barton Schindler, treated family, friends and shoppers to a delightful mix of holiday and concert music at the Galleria Mall in Middletown.   For some students, this was their first time performing in a public setting. Other orchestra members, such as 8th Grader Madison Tito, […]

  • CJH 6th graders sing for Wreaths Across America

    CJH 6th graders sing for Wreaths Across America

    C.J. Hooker Middle School’s 6th graders sang for the Wreaths Across America procession on Wednesday, Dec. 13, as drivers stopped in Goshen to lay wreaths at the Orange County Veterans Memorial Cemetery on their way from Maine to Arlington National Cemetery. With CJH Teacher Patty Capocciamo, the students thanked veterans for their service, and presented […]

  • CJH November Students of the Month

    The C.J. Hooker Middle School announced its Students of the Month for November. Students of the Month are: Grade 6 Cole Tetzlaff has been a positive influence since his first day here at CJH! Cole comes to class with a positive attitude every day. He works hard, and is kind to everyone. Each day when he leaves our […]