About Us

  • The Cato-Meridian Central School District, nestled in the heart of picturesque upstate New York, is a vibrant and thriving educational community dedicated to empowering students for a lifetime of success. With a rich history of academic excellence and a commitment to fostering personal growth and community engagement, our district is more than just a place of learning; it's a place where dreams take shape, and futures are forged.

    Our district serves a diverse and dynamic student body, encompassing a wide range of talents, interests, and backgrounds. From the bustling halls of our elementary school to the innovative classrooms of our Jr.-Sr. High School, our students enjoy a variety of opportunities to grow as individuals. 

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  • We prepare all students for success through a variety of opportunities that help them learn and grow toward their potential.


  • We are a welcoming school community that prepares all students by providing individualized and challenging experiences.

Core Values

  • We believe that we can achieve our vision and accomplish our mission if we focus on clearly defined core values. To that end, in all of our actions and interactions we will:

    • Put all students first.
    • Act with kindness and empathy toward all.
    • Model and foster respect.
    • Approach our work with positivity.
    • Demonstrate honesty and integrity.
    • Create opportunities for collaboration and cooperation.
    • Hold ourselves accountable.

Contact Information

  • Cato-Meridian School District - 315-626-3439
    District Office - Extension 5001
    Business Office - Extension 5003 
    Elementary School - Extension 1801
    Junior-Senior High School - Extension 3801
    Athletics -Extension 3806
    Buildings and Grounds, Maintenance - Extension 1891
    Food Services - Extension 1851
    Personnel Clerk - Extension 5003
    Special Education, Pupil Personnel Services - Extension 3805
    Tax Collector - Extension 5001
    Transportation - Extension 6001

Small Community, Big Impact