Transportation Reminder

The West Genesee Central School District is proud of our Transportation Department and thankful for the work that is done each day by our drivers, monitors, mechanics, and dispatchers. As is true across NYS, there is currently a shortage of staff, particularly those driving our students to school and home each day. Should there be …

Letter from Supt. Bills: NYS Testing Announcement

Printable Version of Letter December 29, 2021 RE: NYS Testing Announcement Dear Parents/Guardians/Caregivers, This week Governor Kathy Hochul announced a statewide goal of providing students the opportunity to be tested for COVID-19 as school resumes after holiday break.  There is no requirement that families test their children, but the Governor is encouraging the testing of …

Letter from Supt. Bills: TikTok

Printable Version of Letter December 16, 2021 Dear West Genesee parents, staff, and students, Earlier this afternoon, the District became aware of a national wide-spread and generalized social media-based threat related to school violence on the platform TikTok. These posts are associated with Friday, December 17. This generalized threat is not specific to West Genesee …

West Genesee Teacher Earns National Certification

West Genesee Middle School fifth-grade teacher Kelli Barbuto has recently achieved National Board Certification from the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) in Literacy: Reading-Language Arts/Early And Middle Childhood. To earn certification from the NBPTS, successful candidates spend between 200 and 400 hours, over a year or more, in an extensive series of performance-based …

Music Students are Selected for Senior High All-County Concerts

Thirty-four West Genesee High School musicians will perform in the Senior High All-County Festival on January 7-8, 2022 at Fayetteville-Manlius High School. The senior high group includes grades 10-12. (For this year only, Senior High All-County was opened up to freshmen since the other festivals were cancelled.) West Genesee students that will perform in the …

Letter from Supt. Bills: Test to Stay

Printable Version of Letter December 8, 2021 RE: Test to Stay (TTS) Dear Parents/Guardians/Caregivers, This letter is to provide information and updates regarding a strategy entitled “Test to Stay”. You may have heard this topic included in local media coverage in the past few days. This has been announced as supported by Onondaga County to …

Thank you Community! Special Referendum Passes!

West Genesee CSD residents approved the $40,702,000 Capital Project by passing the Special Referendum Vote held today, December 6, 2021. There were 435 favorable votes and 135 votes in opposition.  Thank You to the Community for your support! #WildcatPride

Message from Supt. Bills: Possible Power Outages

Sunday, December 5, 2021 Good afternoon parents, students, staff, As you may be aware, local news stations are reporting high winds for our area tonight into tomorrow morning. National Grid has contacted us to let us know that additional crews will be working throughout the night to be responsive to any weather related power outages. …

Statement from Supt. Bills: Graffiti in Bathroom

Printable Version of the Letter December 3, 2021 West Genesee High School administrators became aware of graffiti in a bathroom this afternoon. The following statement was immediately read to our student body via public address system from Principal Tracy Klefbeck: “It has been brought to the attention of West Genesee High School administration that racist …

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