The Joann Macaluso Scholarship WGMS PTA


April 20



To award graduating West Genesee seniors who attended West Genesee Middle School, scholarships in memory of JoAnn Macaluso (Miss Mac) who touched the hearts and minds of the WGMS students, staff and entire school community for over forty-eight years.


  • Must be a senior, graduating from high school.
  • Must be in good standing scholastically, and have extra
    curricular activities.
  • Must write 250-500 word essay citing specific examples from
    your years at WGMS and explain why these examples would
    prepare incoming freshman to be successful at the High School.

Basis of Selection:

  • scholastic performance
  • personal recommendations
  • extra-curricular activities
  • civic/community service/work experience
  • essay
  • counselor reference


West Genesee Generic Scholarship Application. Return application to
Guidance when completed.