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Gorman Will Return To Cooperstown As Interim Principal

Gorman Will Return To Cooperstown As Interim Principal By GREG KLEIN • Special to Cooperstown Central School will have a familiar face take over as interim principal for the middle/high school as former elementary school Principal Teresa Gorman will return for two months at the end of the school year. Gorman, who retired from CCS in 2015, following 15 years as the elementary principal, will take over May 1. Her return was approved by the school’s Board of Education…



CRING RESIGNS FROM CCS POST High School Principal Takes AD Job COOPERSTOWN – Mike Cring, Cooperstown High School principal since 1995, has resigned to accept an athletic director position at a larger school. Locally, he had recently been reassigned to a new position at the high school, combining director of curriculum and athletic director responsibilities.  Due to the shift in responsibilities, a search is already underway for a new high school principal. He will be departing at a time of transition…


CCS Athlete Hospitalized

CSS Athlete In Hospital After Collapsing At Meet COOPERSTOWN – A CCS student was rushed to Bassett Hospital after collapsing during a track meet Wednesday evening. According to a statement issued this morning by Principal/Athletic Director Mike Cring, 911 was called after an athlete suffered a medical emergency during a track meet at the school.  She was taken to Bassett Hospital, where she remains hospitalized.…


New Principal Sought For Cooperstown High

New Principal Sought For Cooperstown High Michael Cring Reassigned To New Post COOPERSTOWN – Cooperstown Junior/Senior High School will begin the search for a new principal as Michael Cring, principal for 20 years, becomes K-12 director of comprehensive student services, programs and athletics, it was announced today. In this new role, Cring will assume some of the duties held since 2015 by Kristin Butler, the director of curriculum, instruction and assessment, who is returning to the classroom.  Cring will continue as…