Weekly Feature



October 6, 2011 RSS feed / Education

Around town in 10 days

Middle school students perform service learning

More than 1,000 middle school students in West Seneca have been engaging in service learning projects in a collaborative initiative between West Seneca East and West middle schools. More...

Commended students

Alec J. Miller, left, stands with West Seneca East Principal Jonathan Cervoni and Sarah M. McMahon after both seniors were named “Commended Students” in the 2012 National Merit Scholarship Program. More...

Community Ed offers fall courses

West Seneca Community Education is offering a variety of programs this fall for youth, including indoor soccer, basketball, lacrosse and hockey. More...

National essay contest available to students

U.S. high school students and their teachers are invited to participate in the Bill of Rights Institute’s sixth annual Being an American Essay Contest. More...

Northwood Shining Stars organize ‘Pink Out’

Chloe and Karl Burns, sixth-grade students at Northwood Elementary, believe in the importance of helping others. More...

First look at East Senior’s new media center

West Seneca East Senior High School celebrated the opening of its newly renovated library media center with a ribbon cutting and reception on Friday. More...

Annunciation School earns national honor for hunger-fighting work

Annunciation School in Elma was recently awarded National School of Distinction status from the Schools Fight Hunger program. Fewer than 2,000 schools nationwide earned this level of distinction in the 2010-11 school year. More...

West Middle’s NJHS seeks support

West Seneca West Middle School National Junior Honor Society will sponsor a Dining to Donate event at Applebee’s in October. This fundraiser will take place from 11 a.m. until close on Tuesday, Oct. More...

Peace in the little East

Behind East Elementary School, students align to form both the word “PEACE” and its universal symbol in recognition of International Day of Peace. This aerial view was taken Sept. More...

High school to see healthier foods

Orchard Park High School held a ribbon cutting Monday for the grand opening of The Orchard Park Sub and Salad Cafe in the school cafeteria. More...