Important Updates


Please click here for information about school calendar adjustments for the 2020-2021 school year.

Please click here for information about the District's plans for snow days for the 2020-2021 school year. 

Student Daily Health Questionnaire

Complete by 7:30am daily.

Parents and Guardians
: Please complete the questionnaire for your child(ren) prior to reporting to school on days in which they will be in attendance in person. If you answer “yes” to any questions, do not send your child to school and notify your child's school nurse immediately. If you answer “no” to all the questions, please send your child to school. The preferred method to complete and submit this survey is online. Please click here to submit a response for each of your children.

Please click here for a paper copy of the questionnaire that can be printed and delivered to the school by the student. 


Diagnostic WALK -Thru COVID Testing

FREE walk-thru testing in Wampsville at the Madison County Office Building from 4-7pm on February 18 & 25 and March 4, 18 & 25.
Call 315-464-2582 and select Option 2 to make an appointment. 

Flu Education Materials

Please click here to view an informational message about the Flu. There are both English and Spanish versions.

Local COVID-19 Testing Sites

Please click here for a list of local sites. 

New York State COVID-19 Testing Site Finder

Click here to search for a testing site. 


Next Meeting: Tuesday, March 9, 2021 @ 6:30pm via Live stream. 

The Board of Education remains committed to providing an opportunity for public participation in Board meetings. Please note that Canastota residents wishing to participate in the public comment portion of the Board meeting may submit their questions or comments by noon on Tuesday, March 9th to be included in the public meeting. Please send your comment to and include your name, address and phone number in your correspondence in order to ensure that your comments or questions are included.

Superintendent's Updates

District News

Canastota Students Now Have Access to E-books
Canastota students now have access to the entire Mid-York Library System digital collection using their school library account through an expansion of an e-books partnership with Madison-Oneida BOCES.
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CCSD School Badging and Micro-credentialing
Canastota district leaders updated parents, community members and business partners on the school badging and micro-credentialing initiative during two virtual meetings in December.
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McClowry Appointed as New SSES Principal
The Canastota Board of Education appointed Vanessa McClowry on Tuesday as the new Principal of South Side Elementary School, which serves about 200 students in grades 2-3. McClowry was selected after an extensive search with 33 applicants vying for the position. She will assume her new role on December 7.
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our vision

The Canastota Central School District aspires to be a District of Excellence that provides the best possible education to all students in a nurturing, engaging 21st century environment supported by a committed community.