Submitted by the Oswego school district The final regular meeting of 2013 was conducted by the Oswego school board on Dec. 18. The board accepted a $60,180 grant to extend universal pre-kindergarten and approved an agreement with First Step Universal Pre-K to support the extension of the district UPK program. (See more on this page.)(…)
Five Oswego High School students were selected “All State” and participated in the New York State School Music Association Conference performances in Rochester. They are: Emily King (second chair trumpet), vocalists Ryan Smith, Emily Hurbutt and Justin Abbott and bass trombonist Tom Godfrey.
Submitted by Oswego County BOCES The Polar Express rolled into the Phoenix Central School District on Friday Dec. 20, bringing with it plenty of Christmas cheer. Students at Emerson J. Dillon Middle School had the opportunity to shop for family members as they perused a wide selection of gifts that were donated by staff and(…)
Submitted by Oswego County BOCES After several successful test runs of the Hannibal school district’s new emergency communication system, the notification tool has gone live. The system, Global Connect, uses cloud-based technology that allows the district to call, email or text important information to parents, staff, board members and others. It can hold up to(…)
Submitted by Oswego school district The Oswego City School District recently learned it would be the recipient of the Expanded Half Day Pre-kindergarten Grant. The funds received would allow the district to add an afternoon class of Universal Pre-K at Kingsford Park School and expand a current morning class at Leighton Elementary to full-day. “The(…)
Scheduled for winter sports varsity team in the Phoenix school district. All dates and times are subject to change. Boys Basketball Sat. 12/21/13-Cato Christmas tournament, TBA Tues. 01/07/14-at Bishop Grimes-7 p.m. Fri. 01/10/14-Marcellus-6:30 p.m. Tues. 01/14/14-at ITC-6:30 p.m. Thurs. 01/16/14-Skaneateles-6:30 p.m. Wed. 01/22/14-at Cazenovia-7 p.m. Fri. 01/24/14-at S.A.S.-6:30 p.m. Wed. 01/29/14-Westhill-6:30 p.m. Tues. 02/04/14-Solvay-6:30(…)
Submitted by Oswego County BOCES The New York State Public High School Athletic Association has recognized eight Fulton fall athletic teams through the Scholar/Athlete Team Award Program. To receive this award, the team average must be 90 percent or higher during the season. The 2013 fall teams and the individual athletes receiving the award are:(…)
By Rob Tetro The Fulton girls’ varsity basketball team went 1-2 in its first 3 games of the season. On Dec. 3, Fulton fell to perennial power Jamesville-DeWitt 58-30, lost to Cortland 59-42 on Dec. 6 but then beat Fowler 55-40 on Dec. 10. Perennial power J-D built an 11-point lead in the first quarter(…)