The Fitzhugh Park Elementary School “Crafting for the Cure” proved to be a tremendous success.
Students at the Oswego school gathered after school to design and construct a variety of craft items that culminated with a generous donation of more than $1,000 to the Golisano Children’s Hospital and Oswego Oncology.
Oswego County Opportunities will bring back afterschool programs at Fulton Junior High and Kenney Middle School in Hannibal thanks to money from the state.
State officials announced Friday $10.9 million in new grants for 68 Advantage After School Programs across New York state. OCO is receiving $220,000 to provide an afterschool program at the two schools.
According to a news release from Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s office, the Advantage After School Programs provide thousands of school-age children with youth development opportunities for three hours at the end of each school day. Continue reading →
On June 27, preschool and school-age students at Discovery Day Care in Phoenix learned about bike safety.
Billie Brady Crandall from the Oswego County Traffic Safety Board talked to the students about the importance of wearing a helmet to protect their brain.
In the photo directly above, Crandall is shown putting the bike helmet on Trenton Hoyt to demonstrate the correct way to wear the bike helmet. She also went over the road signs and what they mean. She explained that not only do drivers of vehicles have to abide to the traffic rules, so do bicyclists. Continue reading →
The Rose Izzo Writing Award was once again presented to a Fitzhugh Park Elementary School sixth-grader. Alexis Johnson was this year’s recipient, as she was joined by Izzo family member and teacher Holley Allen, Fitzhugh Park Principal Donna Simmons and Rose Izzo’s granddaughter and former Fitzhugh Park student Samantha Falcetti.
Triple "C" Award
Recipients of the State of New York Office of Attorney General Triple “C” Awards at the Fitzhugh Park Elementary School were Hannah Holland and Riley Randall who received their certificates from FPS Principal Donna Simmons.
Award winners at the Fitzhugh Park Elementary School sixth grade honors ceremony included four students who earned the New York State Comptrollers’ Award and included Alyssa Searor, Maddison Graham, Jakob Ball and Nicole Anthony.
Submitted by Oswego schools
The sixth-graders at Fitzhugh Park Elementary School celebrated their final days at the east side school with the annual recognition ceremony. Continue reading →
Members of the Oswego County Teachers Association, the Civil Service Employees Association and the Oswego City School District have announced that the annual Stuff-A-Bus Campaign in underway. Continue reading →