West Genesee District e-Newsletter
May 27, 2021
West Genesee’s Students Earn the NYS Seal of Biliteracy
West Genesee has students receiving the NYS Seal of Biliteracy for the fifth year in a row.
This honor recognizes high school graduates who have attained a “high level of proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing in one or more languages, in addition to English.”
West Genesee CTE Scholars Inducted into National Technical Honor Society
To be eligible for induction, a student must meet the following criteria: Achieved an 85 or above average in his/her Career and Technical Education class; Achieved an 85 or above average in his/her math/science class; Have been recommended by his/her teacher; Have good attendance; and Have good citizenship.
Academic All-American Swimmers from West Genesee
Congratulations to the seven West Genesee High School athletes who earned the Academic All-American honor from the National Interscholastic Swim Coaches Association (NISCA). They are Mary Lyons, Amelia Lopez, Joseph McManus, Justin Byrne, Keegan Scharoun, Alexander Shuron, and Matthew Barrington.
To receive this honor, students must meet the following qualifications: A minimum GPA of 3.750 on a 4 point scale, or 93.7500% of the grade scale your school uses for 7 semesters (non-weighted). The GPA may not be rounded up, and they must be a graduating senior.
Congratulations to Athletes Signing Letters of Intent
CNY Broadband Survey
The Central New York Regional Planning and Development Board (CNY RPDB) has partnered with its member counties (Cayuga, Cortland, Madison, Onondaga, and Oswego) to identify where our neighbors lack reliable access to broadband internet. And they are looking to you to make a difference.
To help your community all you must do is complete a quick and confidential survey about internet access and affordability at: https://www.cnyinternet.com/onondaga-county-home. You can take the survey from any computer or mobile device with internet access.
DYK: There are Mental Health Resources on the District Website?
Are you or someone you know struggling?
West Genesee Mental Health Resources: https://sites.google.com/westgenesee.org/mentalhealthresources/home provide information for help, hope, and healing.
Connect with a mental health professional at West Genesee High School or your school and within your community.
2021 Summer Music Forms Available...
The music camp opportunities that West Genesee will be offering this summer has been announced!