West Genesee Welcomes Denis DiBlasio to 51st Annual Swing-In

West Genesee welcomes back Denis DiBlasio to our 51st Annual Swing-In concert. The WGHS Jazz Ensembles and Jazz Band will be featured with Denis. The concert is on Thursday, May 2 at 7:30 p.m. in the West Genesee High School Auditorium. Tickets are $5 for adults for all seats. Denis was a Swing-In guest artist …

West Genesee Music Students Excel at NYSSMA Festival

Congratulations to Don Schuessler and the Camillus Middle School Select Choir who received a “Gold with Distinction” in grade level four (of six) at the New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA) Festival on Monday, April 8. Great job for receiving this highest possible award; with only a few given for the whole four-day festival …

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

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 eleventh consecutive year, fourteenth time overall, that West Genesee has been …

Sophomore Receives National Silver Medal for Artwork

West Genesee High School sophomore, Gabrielle (Gabby) Mitchell, received a Silver Medal for her piece Iron and Ichor in the National Scholastics Art and Writing Award Competition. This national award demonstrates high honors and achievement on the national level. She is the first West Genesee High School student to garner this honor. Congratulations! https://s3.amazonaws.com/aawuploads/2019/NationalMedalists.3.13.19.pdf If …

Music Students are Selected for All-County Concerts: Updated for Elementary and Jazz All-County Musicians

Jazz All-County Three West Genesee students were selected to perform in the All-County Jazz Festival being held at Pine Grove Middle School in the East Syracuse Minoa Central School District on April 26-27. Sean Alvaro from CMS will represent us in the Junior High All-County Jazz Concert. Performing at the festival in the Senior High …

West Genesee High School Students Present Bye Bye Birdie

Join us as West Genesee High School students present the musical Bye Bye Birdie. Shows are Thursday, February 7 and Friday, February 8, at 7:00 p.m., and Saturday, February 9 at 2:00 p.m. The year is 1958, and the rock-and-roll idol making every teenage girl swoon, Conrad Birdie (Matthew Aldinger), has been drafted into the US …

Artists from West Genesee Recognized at Scholastic Art Competition

Twenty-one West Genesee students received a total of thirty-three awards in the 2019 Scholastic Art Awards Competition. The students, along with their award, school, grade level, art category, and titles are listed below. The West Genesee artists are students of John Capria, Bill Haining, Mike LaFay, and Jennifer Schrader at the high school; and Gigina …

West Genesee Music Educator is a National Semi-Finalist

Congratulations to Music and Arts National Semi-Finalist Music Educator of the Year, Erin McConnell! We are all so proud of your educational accomplishments!  Click here to read more about this honor.  

Happy Holidays from West Genesee Central School District

The Administration and Board of Education of the West Genesee Central School District join in extending greetings and best wishes for a Happy Holiday Season. May this season be filled with peace and joy and everything that makes for happiness.  

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