Category: Highlights

  • 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 […]

  • Sky is the limit for new GHS internships

    Sky is the limit for new GHS internships

    After successfully placing more than 250 students in internships over the past nine years, Goshen High School’s Career and Technical Education (CTE) program has expanded its options for juniors and seniors this year with a new Vocational Internship Program (VIP). Students in the VIP course are placed in fields such as Carpentry, Auto Mechanics, Electrical […]

  • GIS students in Coding Club finish semester with dancing cats

    GIS students in Coding Club finish semester with dancing cats

    Kendra Parchinski leads the Coding Club at GIS, and 3rd graders were excited to make a sprite (two-dimensional character, like the cats pictured on these screens) dance *forever* to music played on a loop for their last session of the year. “I like coding because we get to do whatever we want with this cat!” […]

  • Goshen Greats named for Q1

    Goshen Greats named for Q1

    Teachers and students alike celebrated the first quarter’s Goshen Greats with a bountiful breakfast! Congratulations to:

  • CJH students surprise nurse’s father with Veterans Day cards for honor flight

    CJH students surprise nurse’s father with Veterans Day cards for honor flight

    C.J Hooker Middle School students surprised their nurse’s father, a U.S. Navy Korean War Veteran, with a batch of handmade cards and heartfelt notes this Veterans Day. “Thank you for serving our country and protecting us,” wrote one 7th grade student, Julianna Loftus. “Thank you for your bravery and service,” wrote another 7th grader, Brooke […]

  • Three GHS Gladiators compete at XC State meet

    Three GHS Gladiators compete at XC State meet

    t’s been an eventful season for the Goshen varsity cross country teams, with many athletes showing a great deal of improvement, leaders emerging from the shadows, and champions in the making. As a result of the torrential rains this past summer, the iconic Bear Mountain course was out of commission and both the OCIAA Championship […]

  • How to schedule parent-teacher conferences with pickAtime

    How to schedule parent-teacher conferences with pickAtime

    Dear Families,  Parent-teacher conference scheduling will be done using the pickAtime software.  If you have used this previously, you will notice a new interface. There is a YouTube video explaining the new interface: PTC – How It Works for Parents Parent Conference Signup Portals will open at 12 p.m. on March 3, 2024. To sign […]

  • CJH October Students of the Month

    CJH October Students of the Month

    The C.J. Hooker Middle School announced its Students of the Month for October. Students of the Month are: Grade 6 Brendan Connolly is a pleasure to have as a student. He is hardworking and motivated to learn. He actively participates in class and is willing to ask questions. In addition, Brendan is kind to his classmates and […]

  • GHS seniors talk theater inspo and future plans

    GHS seniors talk theater inspo and future plans

    Ten Goshen High School seniors will star in the upcoming theater production, “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time,” on November 3, 4 and 5. While working through their final year at GHS, these theatrical members of the Class of 2024 shared the scoop on their inspirations and how they plan on incorporating […]