Submitted by Oswego County BOCES Students at Granby Elementary School in Fulton have made friends with a BFF — a Bucket Filling Fairy. A BFF and a colorful cast of characters made a stop at the school last week to perform the character-building play “Have You Filled a Bucket Today.” The play is based on(…)
Submitted by Oswego County BOCES Oswego County BOCES Exceptional Education teacher Mary Ryan has been making the most out of the cold weather by conducting science experiments with her students. After learning about the physical properties of water, and seeing a video on Reddit.com on how hot water freezes faster than cold water, Ryan’s class(…)
A new Oswego City School District Transportation Supervisor was appointed during the special Jan. 27 meeting of the board of education. Johnnie Pierce will commence his duties on March 3 with a salary of $74,000. Currently he is serving as the Transportation Supervisor of the Genesee Valley Central School District and previously held transportation positions(…)
The Fulton Junior High School, as part of the School District’s half-day Collaboration Day Program, will conduct an Emergency Management Plan drill on the afternoon of Wednesday, Jan. 29. This is part of the Fulton City School District’s ongoing planning and practice of their Emergency Management Plan. The drill is done in cooperation with the(…)
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Submitted by Oswego County BOCES With the new year also comes a new principal for Volney Elementary School. Lisa Garofalo has replaced Interim Principal Michael Egan, and brings with her 10 years of administration experience. Her most recent job was with the Syracuse City School District, where she was a vice principal at the West(…)
Hannibal High School was represented by nearly a dozen students in the All-County Senior High Band Jan. 17 and 18 at Pulaski High School. Hannibal students chosen to participate were: Sydney Waloven and Vanessa Waldron on flute, Chumani Ketcham, Austin Baker and Amanda Kimball on clarinet, Ashley McKenzie on trumpet, Jordyn Fradenburgh on French horn,(…)
Submitted by Oswego County BOCES Hannibal school personnel, community stakeholders, students and parents continued to lay the groundwork for the district’s future during a meeting Jan. 16 night among the Strategic Plan Committee’s three task forces. Divided into groups targeting student engagement, family/community engagement and academic achievement, the task forces delved into lengthy discussions to(…)