Congratulations to the Class of 2014
June 24, 2014 The Mayfield Central School District held its commencement ceremony for the members of the class of 2014 Saturday, June 28. See photos
Peer speaker discusses dangers of drunken drving with high school students
June 10, 2014 Bailey Wind, a 2013 Shenendehowa graduate who survived a 2012 car crash that took the life of her boyfriend, Christopher Stewart and friend Deanna Rivers, spoke with Mayfield High School students Friday, June 6 about the dangers of drunken driving, texting while driving and speeding. Read More and See Photos
Junior High Panel Discussion for 6th Grade Class
June 9, 2014 On Tuesday, May 27, 2014 a team comprised of three current seventh graders – Amy Laubenstein, Taryn LaFontaine and Darren Frasier, two eighth graders – Thomas Armstrong and Katie Frisch, and two high school teachers – Mrs. Rebecca Newkirk and Mrs. Eileen Rovito, held an informative orientation to the junior high school for the current sixth graders. Read More
Lockout at Mayfield Junior-Senior High School on May 8, 2014
May 8, 2014 This morning, three high school students reported that an adult outside of the school had threatened them with physical harm. They expressed concern that the adult may be near the school, looking for a specific vehicle. The New York State Police were contacted and are taking statements. The junior-senior high school and the elementary school took steps to ensure that no suspicious persons could enter either building. The day continued without incident and everyone remains safe. All after school activities, including athletics, will continue as scheduled.
Students attend presentation at the Golub Center in Albany
April 25, 2014 "I'm still haunted by that experience and reminded of it daily. When people are killed, when children are murdered in a school shooting, I remember my time at Buchenwald." This was how Mr. Carl Rosner, creator of the MRI and CEO of Cardio Mag Imaging, Inc and Holocaust Survivor began his presentation.
As part of social studies teacher Jennifer Wasserstrom’s Holocaust education project, along with Robert Thelin, Rebecca Newkirk, Hillary Habla, Cindi Bergen and Marge Curtis, 65 students from Mayfield and Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville attended his presentation on April 24, 2014 at the Golub Center in Albany. This was the third opportunity both schools have had to hear Mr. Rosner’s story. “Each opportunity our students have to hear Mr. Rosner’s story has an impact on a new generation and helps continue our goal to never forget, " said Jennifer Wasserstrom.
P-Tech Program Presentation to be held March
18, 2014 In
our Upper Library Lounge at 6:00 PM on Tuesday, March 25, Michael
Dardaris, Principal for HFM BOCES’ new
Pathways in Technology (P-Tech) program will be meeting with parents and
guardians of eighth grade students to discuss the opportunities provided
within the P-Tech program. P-Tech, set
to begin in September, is seeking students who will participate in a
progressive, technology-based curriculum to
empower students to take control of
their learning experience. HFM
BOCES is in the process of
designing state-of-the art classrooms at Jansen
Avenue School in Johnstown, which will have the feel of a business
Emily Cromie to compete in Nordic Ski Event March 4, 2014
Congratulations to Emily Cromie,
as she qualified for the J2 Nordic Skiing Championships, held in Ripton,
Vermont on March 7 through 9. The J2 Championship began in 1992,
and has grown to be a highlight of the winter season for junior
athletes. Young competitors are brought together under their state
team banners in a festival atmosphere to ski in four races over three
days. Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont and New York
each qualify their fastest twenty 14-15 year old boys and girls.
This event also welcomes up to 20 guest skiers from other regions and
Canada who compete head-to-head with skiers from the Northeast. Student Representative on Board of Education Trash the Trash Talk Event Part of No Name Calling Week
The Suicide Prevention Team will be sponsoring two
January 6, 2014
P-Tech Program Presentation to be held
March 18, 2014 In our Upper Library Lounge at 6:00 PM on Tuesday, March 25, Michael Dardaris, Principal for HFM BOCES’ new Pathways in Technology (P-Tech) program will be meeting with parents and guardians of eighth grade students to discuss the opportunities provided within the P-Tech program. P-Tech, set to begin in September, is seeking students who will participate in a progressive, technology-based curriculum to empower students to take control of their learning experience. HFM BOCES is in the process of designing state-of-the art classrooms at Jansen Avenue School in Johnstown, which will have the feel of a business office.
Emily Cromie to compete in Nordic Ski Event
March 4, 2014 Congratulations to Emily Cromie, as she qualified for the J2 Nordic Skiing Championships, held in Ripton, Vermont on March 7 through 9. The J2 Championship began in 1992, and has grown to be a highlight of the winter season for junior athletes. Young competitors are brought together under their state team banners in a festival atmosphere to ski in four races over three days. Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont and New York each qualify their fastest twenty 14-15 year old boys and girls. This event also welcomes up to 20 guest skiers from other regions and Canada who compete head-to-head with skiers from the Northeast.
Student Representative on Board of EducationClass of 2014 member Kiera Davis has been named as this year’s student representative on the Board of Education. Kiera will serve as a student leader and report to the Board of Education on behalf of the student body of Mayfield Junior-Senior High School. Read More
Trash the Trash Talk Event Part of No Name Calling WeekA fire burned at the end of each lunch period on Friday, January 24th as part of No-Name Calling Week at the high school. Students wrote down any “trashy” names they’ve been called on an index card and then burned them up in a trash barrel at the end of each lunch period. This symbolic effort was meant to raise awareness about the corrosive effect of trash talking our peers. Read More
The Suicide Prevention Team will be sponsoring two events
January 6, 2014On January 14, 15 and 16, studenents in the Junior-Senior high school will watch the critically acclaimed documentary BULLY. The week of January 21-25 will be No Name Calling Week. Click here for more details on both events
Kristina Auty Recognized on CBS6 News
Dec 10, 2013 On Monday, December 9, Kristina Auty was featured on the CBS6 News’ segment “Personal Best”. This segment recognizes students for giving their all in the classroom, in athletics, and serve their community. Kristina is actively involved in her school community. Read More
Mayfield Jr./Sr. High School identified as LAP school
Nov. 22, 2013 The Mayfield Central School District has been notified by the New York State Education Department (SED) that Mayfield Jr./Sr. High School is a Local Assistance Plan (LAP) School. Read More
Emergency Go Home Drill
November 22, 2013 The HFM BOCES will conduct its annual emergency go home drill of area school districts on Tuesday, November 26. Dismissal at the Jr/Sr High School will be at 2:05 p.m.
Three Students Chosen for Area All State Chorus
November 22, 2013 The Mayfield Music Department is very proud to announce that seniors Lucas Cole, Kiera Davis and Cody Horowitz have been selected to participate in the New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA) Zone 7 Area All-State Music Festival, held at Saratoga High School on Saturday, November 23. Read More
Presentation on Cyber Bullying Planned
November 19, 2013 From 6 until 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 4, Investigator Northrup from the Computer Crimes Department of the New York State Police will be in Mayfield to present on the dangers of unmonitored use of social media (Facebook, Twitter, SnapChat, Instagram, etc.) and the impact of cyberbullying. This presentation will take place in the Junior-Senior High School auditorium and is open to all students (kindergarten through grade 12) and their families. We look forward to seeing you there.
A Letter from the Health Office
November 13, 2013Please read this letter from the health office
October 30, 2013 On Friday, December 20th, the Class of 2014 will hold its annual fundraiser, auctioning off members of the senior class to the highest bidder.
Mix it Up at Lunch DayA national campaign launched by Teaching Tolerance a decade ago, Mix It Up at Lunch Day encourages students to identify, question and cross social boundaries. In surveys, students have identified the cafeteria as the place where divisions are most clearly drawn. So on Thursday, October 24th, we asked students to move out of their comfort zones and connect with someone new over lunch. It’s a simple act with profound implications Read More
Junior-Senior High Students commit "Acts of Kindness"
October 18, 2013 On Friday, October 18, Junior-Senior High students pulled 'Acts of Kindness' cards from a basket and were asked to perform that act as often as they could. In addition, students were given a Lifesaver as a reminder that one act of kindness can save a life. Read More
Order your 2013-2014 Yearbook Online
October 11, 2013 You can get an order form at the Main Office, the Guidance Office, or on-line through this web-site (Go to the Activities & Club tab, then click on the Yearbook link) Orders are due by Friday, January 31, 2014
October 5, 2013 Physicals will be held October 8th for girls and October 22nd for boys. New York State Law states that all students in 7th and 10th grade and those participating in sports need to have a current physical on file in the health office. Physicals done at a Doctor’s office may be faxed to the school.
October 4, 2013 New York State assessment results from the 2012 - 2013 school year are available on the Parent Portal. In addition, the Guidance Office has a copy of the parent/guardian letter, which the New York State Education Department sent earlier this autumn for students whom took the English Language Arts (grades 7 and 8), Mathematics (grades 7 and 8) and/or Science (grade 8) assessments last school year. Please contact the Guidance Office at 661-8213 with any questions
Mathias Krutz Recognized in National Merit Scholarship Program
September 27, 2013 Dr. Wojeski announced today that Mathias Krutz has been named a Commended Student in the 2014 National Merit Scholarship Program. A Letter of Commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC), which conducts the program, will be presented by the principal to this scholastically talented senior.
2014 Mayfield Yearbook
September 25, 2013 The Mayfield Yearbook Club is now open to volunteers. All students grades 7-12 are eligible to participate. Please contact Mrs. Wood if interested. You can also visit the Yearbook Page for more information.
Dr. Wojeski's Welcome Letter
August 27, 2013Please see the welcome letter to parents, guardians and families.
English Regents Scheduled
August 8, 2013 English Regents testing will be held on Tuesday, August 13th at the Amsterdam High School, 140 Saratoga Avenue, Amsterdam NY (near Amsterdam WalMart). Be sure to arrive by 8:00 am.
Prom Pictures Available
June 27, 2013 Beginning Monday, July 1, students may pick up their prom photos in the main office between 8:00 and 2:00.
Mayfield Health Office Announces Changes
June 5, 2013
In order to comply with new health regulations, there
are some changes in the health records that a school
will be required to keep on each student. Our
district may be selected to share records with New York
State. These will be shared only as groups, no
names will be shared. Please look at the attached
Health Examination Requirements
Parental Notice of Changes
Car Wash Planned
May 22, 2013 The Mayfield Chapter of the National Honor Society is hosting a Car Wash as a fundraising event. The event will be held on May 31, 2013 from 3:00-6:00 at the Mayfield Stewart's. Donations are welcome.
Junior High Final Exam Schedules are Available
The junior high teachers have finalized the exam schedule
for the 2012-2013 school year. Please click on one of
the links to see the schedule you need.
Seventh Grade Schedule Eighth Grade Schedule
Events for the Class of 2013 have been planned
Apr. 24, 2013 Mrs. B, the 2013 class advisor, has announced the dates for many of the official senior events. Please click on the link to print a list of these important dates.
Students Given Opportunity to Meet Holocaust Survivor
Apr. 16, 2013 Jennifer Wasserstrom’s Mayfield and St Johnsville students met with Holocaust Survivor Hedi McKinley on Friday, April 12, 2013. Mrs. McKinley was 18 years old the night of Kristallnacht, November 9, 1938 when Austrian officials removed her family from their Vienna home. She shared her story of survival and left a lasting impression on all those who attended.
Important Yearbook news for the Class of 2014
Apr. 16, 2013 Please follow this link the MCS Yearbook page for some important news for the class of 2014. Also, the 2013 yearbook will be arriving in June.
Chobani and Mrs. Swart help students to make better snack choices
Apr. 8, 2013 Mayfield Spanish teach, Mrs. Swart, was concerned about kids snacking choices and contacted Chobani for some solutions. Mrs. Swart said "I contacted Chobani over February break to tell them I was concerned that many of our students come to school with energy drinks. To my surprise, they sent my students six cases of assorted yogurt! Continue Reading.
The Mayfield Drama Club proudly presents “Grease”
Mar. 21, 2013 Mayfield Drama Club proudly presents “Grease”. Shows will be Thursday, March 21st at 7pm, Friday, March 22nd at 7pm and Saturday, March 23rd at 2pm and 7pm. Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for students and may be reserved in advance by calling 661-8213. Tickets will also be available at the door for the same price. Come see this talented cast and enjoy an evening of 1950’s music and fun!!
The Mayfield Athletics Program is Holding a Fundraiser Clothing Sale
Mar. 20, 2013 Mayfield Athletic Program is holding a fund raiser. Please look at the available items and consider purchasing something to show your support of the Mayfield Athletics Program. All orders are due by March 28, 2013. There are three ways to place an order. Click here for more details.
Progress Reports Posted
March 6,2013Third term progress reports have been posted to the Parent and Student Portals. Please login to your account and check out your student’s grades. If you do not have internet access, please call the Guidance Office to be put on our mailing list to receive a hard copy of progress reports and report cards. If you are having any problems accessing your portal account you can call Mrs. Edwards in the Guidance Office for help at 661-8213.
January 10, 2013The Junior class is sponsoring the annual Semi-Formal Dance. This year’s theme will be called New York City Black Light Bash. This will take place on January 19, 2013 from 7:00 to 9:30 pm in the high school cafeteria. The cost will be $8 for a single and $15 for a double.
Progress Reports Posted
December 21, 2012Second term progress reports have been posted to the Parent and Student Portals. Please login to your account and check out your student’s grades. If you do not have internet access, please call the Guidance Office to be put on our mailing list to receive a hard copy of progress reports and report cards. If you are having any problems accessing your portal account you can call Mrs. Edwards in the Guidance Office for help at 661-8213.
National Honor Society Inductionsal Honor Society held its Induction Ceremony. The ceremony took place in the school's auditorium and was led by NHS President, Hannah Cromie. Cromie began with an opening speech stating that the "National Honor Society is more than just an honor roll. It is an organization where young people are able to demonstrate and be proud of their excellence in scholarship, promote their service duty, improve their leadership skills, and demonstrate the great character they possess." FULL STORY
Portal feature added
December 5, 2012Beginning December 1st the Mayfield Jr/Sr High School will be adding the grade book tab to the parent and student portals. The addition of this new tab will allow parents and students to view their grades as they are entered. When the teacher grades homework assignments, quizzes and tests and enters the grade in their grade book, they will appear on the portal. Students can see any missing assignments/tests that they owe for a class. Not every teacher uses our electronic grade book. Those teacher's grades will not be viewable at this time. This new feature will enable you to know, with a click of a button, a student's current marking period average in each class. No more waiting for 5 and 10-week reports.
Report cards Posted
November 14, 2012The Mayfield Jr/Sr High School has announced that first term report cards have been posted to both the parent and student portals. Parents are reminded that if you need your login information or assistance using the portal, please call Mrs. Edwards in the Guidance Office at 661-8213. If you do not have internet access, you can sign up to be put on our mailing list by calling the Guidance Office.
Mayfield has confirmed case of whooping cough
Sept. 21, 2012 One case of pertussis, also known as whooping cough, has been confirmed at Mayfield
Jr./Sr. High School. The district is notifying all parents in the
district of the diagnosis, and providing them with information on the
symptoms of pertussis along with recommendations from the New York State
Department of Health.
Mayfield Yearbook information
Sept. 17, 2012 Important information regarding yearbook photos is available on the yearbook page of the Mayfield website.
Class schedules now available
Aug. 29, 2012
Student schedules are
now available on the Student Portal. There will be no schedule changes
allowed between now and Monday, Sept. 10. If the guidance office staff
notices a problem with a student's schedule, the student will be
Mayfield Class of 2012!
Students cannot drop a course. Students who want to change their schedules must enroll in a course that offer the same credit as the course being changed. To change a course, a student must obtain a pre-signed pass to the guidance office after Monday, Sept. 10.
Congratulations, Mayfield Class of 2012!
June 23, 2012
Half were wet and half were dry, but all were smiling when they received
STORY Class of 2013 Yearbook Planning
Class of 2013 Yearbook Planning
June 13, 2012 The Mayfield Yearbook club has some work for the graduating class of 2013. This "homework" deals with baby photos, senior quotes and senior pictures. Please click the link to look at a letter from the Yearbook Club.
Tues, Aug 17
Board of Education Meeting; 7:00 p.m.; Upper Library
Mon, Sept 1
School Closed for Labor Day Holiday
Tues, Sept 2
Superintendent's Conference Day for all faculty and staff; 8 a.m.
Wed, Sept 3
First day of classes for all students