Welcome back! View a letter from Principal William
August 30, 2016 - Welcome
to a new year at CJ Hooker Middle School! I hope that the summer months
have provided you with some rest, relaxation, and an opportunity to
rejuvenate. I am excited to begin the 2016-2017 school year and look
forward to you and your family joining us as we strive toward
Parents are encouraged to refer to our “Weekly Roundup”, which is posted
on the CJH link of the district website (www.goshenschoolsny.org) every
Thursday. The Roundup offers a weekly “CliffNotes” version of all the
school activities for that week. School Messenger is a phone, email and
text message alert system where parents can sign up – via the Goshen
Central School District website – to receive alerts from the district.
To sign up for School Messenger, visit
click on the icon on the right-hand side of the page and follow the
steps to create a profile. Users can change alerts or unsubscribe at any
Please make a note of the following items as they pertain to you:
• The Middle School day will start at 7:30AM. All students must be in
their classrooms by 7:42AM.
• Dismissal will begin at 2:26PM.
• Students will receive their complete schedules on the first day of
• Our first PTO meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at
We are working hard to get the building ready for your children and I am
eager to see all students back to school on Tuesday, September 6th! CJH
is an amazing school and I know our new families and incoming 6th grade
students will love being a part of our learning community. Our school
has a caring and hardworking staff that truly desires to help each child
reach their potential. If you have any questions related to school
policy and procedures, schedules, etc., please feel free to contact the
CJH Main Office at (845) 615-6300, check our school website via
email me at
It’s going to be a phenomenal year and I look forward to meeting and
working with all of you very soon. Enjoy the rest of the summer!
It’s great to be a Gladiator!