Update Posted to Notes from the Superintendent-Congratulations!

Dr. Brown has posted an update to his Notes from the Superintendent where he discusses Father’s Day and graduation.  Just click on the link below to read his message. http://superintendentwgcsd.blogspot.com/2018/06/congratulations.html  

Olympics are Special!

Congratulations to all of the West Genesee athletes who participated on May 17 in the Special Olympics held at North Syracuse High School! It was perfect weather, fun for all and the kids did a great job!

Budget Passes -Thank you to the Community!

West Genesee residents approved the 2018-2019 budget and bus propositions on May 15, 2018. The $88,000,070 budget received 1,085 favorable votes and 154 votes in opposition. The proposition to purchase district vehicles received 1,009 favorable votes and 227 votes in opposition. The propositions that would provide funding for two area libraries (Maxwell and Fairmount) was …

West Genesee Honored by LECNY

On May 17, WGMS seventh grader, Marta Hevko (pictured at right), will be honored for winning the World Language week poster contest for LECNY (Language Educators of CNY) for grades 6-8. Senior Anna Gonchar (pictured at left) from the high school won for grades 9-12 and will also be honored at that ceremony. The LECNY …

Go Blue for National Child Abuse Prevention Month

The last few weeks you may have noticed pinwheels in front of all of the buildings throughout the District in recognition of National Child Abuse Prevention month. For the second year in a row, we partnered with the McMahon/Ryan Child Advocacy Centers “Go Blue 4 Kids” campaign. Students raised money for the pinwheels and the money they …

Friday, April 20 is Half-Day for Students Attending in the Morning

Reminder: Friday, April 20 is a half-day for students who will attend in the morning.   Dismissal times for the buildings will be as follows:   High School: 9:55 a.m.   CMS/WGMS: 10:10 a.m.   All Elementary Buildings: 11:30 a.m.

West Genesee is One of the Best Music Communities for Music Education, Again!

The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Foundation has announced the results of its twentieth annual “Best Communities for Music Education” (BCME) survey, which acknowledges schools and districts across the U.S. for their commitment and support of music education in schools. This is the tenth consecutive year, thirteenth time overall, that West Genesee has been recognized …

Traveling Exhibit Commemorating Women’s Right to Vote Comes to CMS

The Camillus Middle School Library has been selected by the Central New York Library Resources Council as a recipient of a traveling exhibit commemorating the centennial of women’s right to vote in New York State. The library will be transformed into an “interactive museum” for the month of April to raise awareness of the struggle …

Initial Pesticide Application Notification

Printable Version of Annual Initial Pesticide Notification Signup Form Dear Parent, Guardian, and School Staff: New York State Education Law Section 409-H, effective July 1, 2001, requires all public and nonpublic elementary and secondary schools to provide written notification to all persons in parental relation, faculty, and staff regarding the potential use of pesticides periodically throughout …