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Job Openings

The Canton Central School District is continuously accepting applications for the following positions:
  • Substitute Teachers, Teaching Assistants, Teacher Aides, School Monitors, Nurses (LPN and RNs), Clerical, Bus Drivers, Custodial Workers, and Food Service Helpers. 
  • We have an immediate need for a tutor to work with a high school student for up to 10 hours per week through June 2019, $24 an hour plus mileage. Tutor must have NYS teaching certification. Email if you are interested.
Contact the Canton Central District Office or the District webpage for more information, 315-386-8561, ext. 4203 or email: The application deadline is ongoing for substitute positions. 


Title I Newsletter

Download the recent edition of the Home and School Connection newsletter here.


National School Counseling Week

Happy National School Counseling Week to our incredible counseling team! Thank you for the work you do every day for our students and school community.

Elementary Updates

Drop Off Reminders

Please use the bus loop after 7:50AM when the buses leave the loop.The Banford playground doors lock at 7:55AM. 4th grade greeters and staff at the Banford loop need to prepare for the school day at that point.


Positivity Project Recognition

We are so proud of our students recognized at the P2 table this week for "Supporting Others When They Struggle!" As always, thanks to our special guests and to everyone behind the scenes who makes our P2 Table possible.

Box Tops Collection

Each month the BPO will award the Box Tops collection trophy to the class with the most box tops collected that month - so every class has a chance to win each month! At the end of the year the class with the most box tops collected will win a classroom pizza party! Keep track of your classes progress on the pizza bulletin board outside the main office. The January winner of the Box Tops Trophy -- congratulations to MRS. NEWMAN'S CLASS

Winter Fun

Kindergartners had a great time sledding in January.

Middle School Dispatch

Positivity Project Assembly

The middle school recently had a great assembly focused on our efforts with The Positivity Project. Several students were chosen for recognition based on their ability to serve as role models for one of the last six character strengths we have covered: bravery, gratitude, kindness, humility, self-control, and perseverance. 

Middle School Yearbooks

The McKenney Middle School yearbook is on sale now through February 15th. This 60-page full-color yearbook displays student portraits, organizations, sports, special events, artwork, schoolwork, and candid shots. Yearbooks typically arrive in May. The direct link to order is:

High School Happenings

Cybears Robotics Team

Congratulations to the Cybears robotics team for a 2nd place finish at the Excelsior regional tournament at Clarkson University. The Cybears are coached by Suzanne Creurer with team members Cooper Stuntz, Leo Crouse, Keegan Ford, Charles Thacher, Gabe Roberts, Alexander Scriminger, Micheal Caracciolo and Drake Shorette. 

Science Olympiad

On January 26th, students from Canton competed in the Science Olympiad Adirondack Regional Tournament at Plattsburgh High School. The team placed 2nd overall in the region, winning medals in 19 of 23 events and earning them a trip to the statewide tournament on March 15th and 16th at Le Moyne College. This is Canton's second year in a row qualifying for the statewide tournament.


FFA Leadership Conference

Canton FFA was represented at the 212/360 NYS FFA Leadership Conference held in Syracuse Jan. 26-27th. Twelve FFA members joined over 700 other members from across NYS to learn more about communication, teamwork, goal setting, and making a positive impact in the community.

Winter Sports Season

The winter season ,although still underway, has proven to be fruitful for the Golden Bears once again.  We have enjoyed a successful season both on the scoreboard and in the classroom as  many of our athletes will receive the Senior Athlete of Distinction Award.  These athletes have been able to maintain a cumulative grade point average of 90% while participating in athletics and in some instances,  numerous other endeavors.  Congratulations to the following Canton Central Seniors:

Emma Bortnick- Basketball
Preston Santimaw- Basketball
Matt Rosser- Basketball
Noah Longshore - Basketball
Patrick Recker - Basketball
Declan Porter- Basketball
Drew Caruso- Track
Cole Caruso- Track
Nika Husinec- Track
Hannah - Track
Carly Mattice - Track
Emma Kerrigan - Track
Eimi Iwahashi - Track
John Mahoney - Ice Hockey
Katie Premo - Ice Hockey
Dallas Brown -Swimming
Jacob Francom -Swimming

Team records and accomplishments thus far....

Boys Swimming 15-2
Boys Basketball 13-6 (2nd Place League finish)
Girls Basketball 17-2 (1st Place League Finish)
Wrestling 12-5 (2nd Place League Finish)
Boys Indoor Track, currently in 3rd Place with 38 points 
Girls Indoor Track, currently in 1st Place with 50 Points (League Champions)
Boys Ice Hockey, 11-3-1 (Currently 2nd Place in League)
Girls Ice Hockey 2-14

Thursday, February 14
Board of Education Meeting

Monday, February 18- February 22
Mid-Winter Break

Thursday, March 7
Board of Education Meeting

Saturday, March 9

Thursday, March 21
Board of Education Meeting
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