***SUPERINTENDENT SEARCH SURVEY***; search begins with open forum on Monday, Feb. 4

Here is the Superintendent Search Survey. Please share your thoughts on what type of superintendent you’d like for Mayfield. The search to replace Superintendent Jon Peterson, who resigned in October, will begin next week.  Since his departure, former Northville Superintendent Kathy Dougherty has served as Mayfield’s Interim Superintendent. Here is the tentative timeline for the …

Masterminds heading to national competition in Chicago this May

                      The MasterMinds team of Walker Goodemote, Maggy Lambo, Isabelle Henderson and Colemar Henderson competed last weekend in the Geneva Invitational Quiz Bowl Tournament.  After nine matches against other school teams, the Mayfield team finished third among the small schools.  This finish was enough to …

Community forums explore thoughts about Mayfield as the superintendent search begins

The two community forums held on Monday brought out a lot of thoughts about Mayfield as the district prepares for a superintendent search. Participants – 22 staff members and seven community members – were asked to answer five questions: What are the strengths of Mayfield Central School? What needs to be improved? What characteristics and …

Two basketball players top 1,000 in high school careers

As the 2018-19 basketball season winds down after sectionals in two weeks, two players on the Mayfield varsity team will remember this as one of the best of their careers. Senior Garret Delaney and sophomore Trevon Gifford each topped 1,000 points in their high school varsity careers – a feat only seen by two male …

Mayfield identified as a TSI district under new federal ESSA guidelines

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JANUARY 17, 2019 From Kathy Dougherty, Interim Superintendent of Schools, Mayfield Central School District 518-661-8207 The New York State Education Department (NYSED) has released the list of public schools and districts designated as “CSI” (Comprehensive Support and Improvement) and “TSI” (Targeted Support and Improvement) based upon their students’ standardized test scores from …

MasterMinds team on a hot streak!

      Mayfield’s MasterMinds Team, which has been participating since 2009, is in the midst of its best season yet! Mayfield students compete in the varsity and junior varsity (JV) divisions. The 2018-19 varsity team, captained by Maggy Lambo and Walker Goodemote, competes in the Albany league.  Other varsity members include Taryn LaFontaine, Isabelle Henderson, Colemar …

Students talk to survivor of Nazi Germany’s Auschwitz camp

Mayfield students in the History of the Holocaust and AP Psychology classes hosted a video conference with Eva Kor on Wednesday, December 19. Mrs. Kor is a survivor of the Mengele twin experiments at Auschwitz. Here is what Wikipedia says about Mrs. Kor “Eva Mozes Kor (born January 31, 1934) is a Holocaust survivor. Along with her twin …

Mayfield students hear from holocaust survivor Ivan Vamos

On Friday, November 30, AP U.S. History, AP Psychology and History of the Holocaust students from Mayfield, Fonda-Fultonville, Galway and Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville attended a Holocaust Survivor Presentation in Albany. Mr. Ivan Vamos shared his story of survival as a young boy in Budapest, Hungary, just as Adolph Hitler’s Germany was invading Austria.  “Every day I do …

Congratulations to Maggy Lambo for being named a National Merit Scholarship semi-finalist

Senior Maggy Lambo has entered an exclusive club – her SAT score of 1580 has placed her among 16,000 seniors nationwide who are eligible to apply for 7,500 National Merit Scholarships to be offered next spring. She is the daughter of John and Nadine Lambo. Maggy is undecided on her college major and intended career. She …

Kathy Dougherty determined to leave Mayfield a better place

Interim Superintendent Kathy Dougherty has dedicated her entire life to providing service to others – as an educator (during a 42 year career), Johnstown Board of Education member (and now president) and through involvement with the Johnstown Senior Citizens Center and Johnstown Citizens Band. “I believe in service to the organization. When I accepted this …

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