Executive order does not allow for prepayment of 2018 school property taxes

A new federal tax bill was signed into law on Dec. 22 that caps the allowable deduction for state and local income, sales and property taxes at $10,000 beginning in 2018. Gov. Andrew Cuomo subsequently signed an Executive Order designed to help New York taxpayers pre-pay their 2018 property taxes before Dec. 31, 2017 in …

Music of the Knight serenades Wildwood School students

On Thursday, December 14th, members of the Middleburgh Jr./Sr. High School a cappella group “Music of the Knight” shared their gift of music with students at the Wildwood School in Schenectady. It was the seventh time that Music of the Knight has been hosted at the Wildwood School. The MCS music students performed in front …

Technology Teacher Scott Gray Honored as Inaugural Golden Knight Award Winner

At the December 13th Board of Education meeting, technology teacher Scott Gray was honored as the inaugural winner of the Golden Knight Award. The purpose of the Golden Knight Award is to recognize anyone who has contributed an outstanding amount of time, talent, or effort to the Middleburgh Central School District. The award, sponsored by …

Olsen, Palmatier break records in winning weekend

Peyton Olsen and Bre Palmatier both broke school records during the Middleburgh Tipoff Basketball Tourney this past weekend. Olsen, a senior, scored an eye-popping 60 points in a game against Stamford Friday night as the Knights blasted the Indians 85-40. That sets a new school record for points scored in a single game, eclipsing the …

Elementary School honors area veterans with Veterans Day Celebration

Elementary students gathered Thursday morning to honor the accomplishments and sacrifices of veterans in our area. Students were able to invite a veteran to bring to school for breakfast before dozens of veterans were honored in a school-wide ceremony in the gymnasium. Students sang songs, read essays, and presented posters to honor the sacrifices of …

Teacher Scott Gray featured in The Daily Star article on Master Teachers

Jr./Sr. Technology teacher Scott Gray, named a Master Teacher by New York State last week, has now been featured by The Daily Star in an article about Master Teachers in the Mohawk Valley. “Gray, a professor at SUNY Cobleskill and teacher of technology at Middleburgh Central School for grades seven to 12, said he wants …

Tech teacher Scott Gray selected as a Master Teacher by New York State

Middleburgh Jr./Sr. High School technology teacher Scott Gray has been selected for the state’s Master Teacher program. The selection was announced on Wednesday. Mr. Gray graduated from SUNY Cobleskill and got his master’s degree from Union College. He has been a technology teacher at Middleburgh since 1998. This was Mr. Gray’s second year applying to …

Boys and Girls Varsity Soccer teams advance in Sectionals

The Middleburgh Boys and Girls Varsity soccer teams both took the field Wednesday in opening round Sectional games. Both walked off their respective fields as winners. The Girls team was slotted as the #13 seed and hosted #20 seed Berlin. In a close game, the Lady Knights held their own against Berlin, winning 2-1. The …

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