Achievement

Chautauqua Lake Central School announces Students of the Month

Students of the Month at Chautauqua Lake Central School, honored for October achievements, are Bryanna Davis, Naomi Fisher, Hailey Roush, Sydney Hawkins, Jenna Harle, and Brittney Majewski. The student recognition program honors students in grades 7 through 12 whose classroom performance, ...

Four seniors honored as Westfield-Mayville Rotary December Scholars

On Dec. 12 during a meeting of the Rotary Club of Westfield-Mayville at the Lakeshore Assembly of God Church in Westfield, four high school seniors were given recognition as “Scholars of the Month.” They were Olivia Kitchen, Westfield Academy and Central School; Emily Phelps, Chautauqua ...

Nine student musicians from Silver Creek named to All-County Band

SILVER CREEK — Nine students from the Silver Creek Central School District will perform with dozens of young musicians from around the region in the 5th and 6th Grade All-County Band this winter. They will gather for a day of rehearsal Feb. 9, 2019, at Chautauqua Lake Central School in ...

Gowanda Elementary Students of Month

GOWANDA — In an effort to promote a positive school community, Gowanda Elementary School highlights students who display good character traits. Congratulations to these students who “got caught” displaying exemplary core values during November 2018. Second-grader Kayella Smoke. Kayella ...

Dunkirk/Fredonia Rotary announces Student of the Month for November

Maggie Mignoli is a senior at Fredonia High School. She lives with her parents, Steve and Kelly Mignoli, and her two siblings, Steven and Isabella Mignoli. Maggie has attended Fredonia her entire academic career, beginning in preschool up through her senior year. In her time at the high ...

Westfield Students of the Month

Westfield High School announced their November students of the month. Pictured from left to right, Senior of the Month Garrett Zimmer, 11th grader Dhananjay Patel, 10th grader Darren Morse, 9th grader Lena Zimmer. Requirements are as follows: 1. Follows Westfield’s Rules of respect for staff ...

Silver Creek Bus Riders of the Month

Silver Creek Elementary School lauded its November 2018 Bus Riders of the Month winners. These Black Knights were selected by their appreciative bus drivers because they are dependable, trustworthy and caring. Their bus environments are improved because they are on it! These bus riders received ...

Silver Creek lauds NHS inductees

SILVER CREEK – Seventeen top juniors and seniors at Silver Creek High School were inducted into the district’s National Honor Society chapter during an evening ceremony held on Nov. 29 in the auditorium. These outstanding Black Knights have not only high grade point averages, but also ...

Gowanda Elementary releases honor rolls for the first quarter

GOWANDA — Gowanda Elementary School has released its High Honor, Honor and Merit rolls for the first-quarter marking period of the 2018-2019 academic year. Congratulations to all the students who ranked. HIGH HONOR ROLL (95-100 average) Isabella Degolier and Cree Vogtli. HONOR ROLL ...

Dunkirk School 7 Students of the Month

Pictured are the Dunkirk School 7 students of the month. They are, from left, first row: Ondreyin Robinson, DaniRae Odebralski, Luke Dobek, Diego Paz Hernandez, Matthew Alvalle, Kayla Vazquez. Second row: Riley Hayes, Rocco Muscarella, Jordan Roberto, Allyianna Taft, Alivia Damon, Brandon ...

Dunkirk Middle School announces their Students of the Month

Pictured from left to right, starting in the back row: Ms. Farwell, Neveah Carter and Mr. Peters. In the 3rd row: Tadyn Drewniak, Johnathan Rivera, Briana Casey, Riley Smith Mallon, Andrea Negron Figureoa. In the 2nd row: Rylin Pencek, Emma Alstrom, Stacey Tireado, Matthew Helwig, ...

Dunkirk School 5 names Students of the Month

Recently several students at Dunkirk Elementary School 5 were honored with Student of the Month certificates. Mr. David Boyda, building principal, presented these certificates to the students. Also, Jaevion Buchanan was recognized as the overall Student of the Month. He was honored at a recent ...

Forestville Elementary Students of the Month

They were selected by their teachers because they are positive role models for their peers in the classroom, follow school rules, are polite and friendly, and are hard workers that never give up — even when the work is difficult.

Chautauqua Lake Students attend Boys’, Girls’ State

After attending Boys’ and Girls’ State leadership programs over the summer, five seniors returned to school with new leadership skills. Alex Gleason and Kyler Majka attended the 82nd annual Boys’ State at Morrisville State College in Morrisville, New York. Olivia Anderson, Shannon McKee ...

Four scholars honored by Westfield-Mayville Rotary Club

On Nov. 13 members of the Westfield-Mayville Rotary Club gave special recognition to four high school seniors during a meeting held at the Lakeshore Assembly of God Church in Westfield. Honored as “Scholars of the Month” were Dylan Murphy (for Oct.), Brocton Central School; Megan Brown, ...

Westfield music students selected for Honors Ensembles

The Westfield Music Department is proud to announce that thirteen music students have been chosen to participate in this year’s New York State School Music Association honors ensembles. All of the students were selected on the merits of their NYSSMA solo performances last May at Jamestown ...

Fredonia’s Deemer receives ASCAP Foundation award

The American Society of Composers, Authors, and Poets (ASCAP) has awarded the Deems Taylor/Virgil Thompson Media/Internet Award to Rob Deemer, director and founder of the Composer Diversity Project. Dr. Deemer, a faculty member in the State University of New York at Fredonia’s School of ...

Lake Shore Freshman Academy announces their Stunning Students for October

Angola – The Freshman Academy is proud to announce its Stunning Students for the month of October. These students were selected by their Academy teachers for displaying the six “Cs” of the Academy: compassion, character, consistency, cooperation, critical thinking, and ...

Brocton Elementary names Students of the Month

On Wednesday, Oct. 31, Brocton Elementary School celebrated its character education assembly. Eleven students were chosen as Student of the Month representing grades K-5. These students demonstrated the character trait of Respect on a daily basis. The following students were chosen as Students ...

Fredonia music students are selected to NYSSMA Honor Groups

Thirteen Fredonia Middle and High School student musicians were selected for New York State School Music Association Area All-State Ensembles this Fall. These groups draw their members from the best student musicians in Chautauqua, Erie, Cattaraugus, and Niagara Counties as determined through ...