Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz releases his report on school district expenses on April 16. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Poloncarz starts school merger conversation

BUFFALO - Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz is spearheading a controversial conversation which he hopes would encourage select school districts to think about merging...

Cheektowaga Central Offering Full Day Universal Pre-K

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Cheektowaga Central school district is looking to notify parents of three and four year olds in the district about its...
Dominick Welch on February 24, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Welch breaks scoring record

BUFFALO, N.Y. - Buffalo State College was the site and February 28, 2017 was the date when Cheektowaga Central senior Dominick Welch made history.Welch...
A school bus waits for students at a town school on February 8, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Charter School of the Arts looks to open in Cheektowaga

CHEEKTOWAGA - The State University of New York's Charter Schools Institue could soon greenlight the first charter school in the Town of Cheektowaga after reviewing...

Impending weather cancels school activities Friday

1/12/18 Closings and Cancellations:Cheektowaga Central Schools: All afternoon activities are canceled. Cheektowaga-Sloan Schools: All afternoon and evening activities are canceled. Cleveland Hill Schools: All...
Cheektowaga Central's SADD organization, in conjunction with the Erie County Medical Examiner's Office, Cheektowaga Police, Forks and Rescue firefighters, and AMR Ambulance put on a simulated crash on June 8th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Simulated crash hopes to educate Central students

CHEEKTOWAGA - The blood was fake and the work to free students from a mangled car was simulated, but the message was clear for...

Cheektowaga Central to open Kindergarten registration

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Cheektowaga Central School District announces that registration for the 2018-19 kindergarten term will commence for new students on March 1st. Children who...
Cheektowaga Central teacher and President of the Cheektowaga Central Teachers Association, Jeffrey Kuemmel, speaks at a public hearing on August 7th in opposition to a proposed charter school in their district.  (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Community speaks out against proposed charter school plan

CHEEKTOWAGA - A public hearing at Cheektowaga Central drew a standing room only crowd Tuesday night as community stakeholders gathered to discuss a proposed charter school...

Warriors win Class B Championship

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Cheektowaga Central Warriors are advancing in the high school playoffs for the fifth year in a row.The Warriors met the Pioneer...
Alonzo Rodriguez-Spencer, Seth Conner, Kyle Krzanowicz and Ayana Bursie (l-r) at NYS Track and Field Competition. (CCSD Photo)

Central students compete in statewide champsionships

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Four students from the Cheektowaga Central School District traveled downstate over the weekend to compete in New York State's Track and...