Achievement

Westfield Middle School recently announced their Students of the Month

On a monthly basis, Westfield Middle School honors one student at each grade level as the Student of the Month. Teachers and staff had the opportunity to nominate one student who they believed met the following criteria: 1. Follows Westfield’s Rules of Respect for staff and peers 2. ...

Dunkirk-Fredonia Rotary recognizes Silver Creek junior, Ryan DeMarie

Silver Creek junior, Ryan DeMarie, receives Student of the Month honor for January 2019. Ryan DeMarie, a junior at Silver Creek High School and a Career & Technical Education student in the Auto Body program of the Erie 2 Chautauqua-Cattaraugus BOCES at the LoGuidice Educational Center in ...

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... Kate Donithen, Class of 2020, from Dunkirk, was named to the dean’s list at Bucknell University during the fall semester of the 2018-19 academic year. A student must earn a grade point average of 3.5 or higher on a scale of 4.0 to receive dean’s list recognition ... ... Ilse Ghent, a ...

Dankert receives scholarship

Jessi Dankert of Perrysburg received a $1,000 criminal justice scholarship from ASIS (American Society of Industrial Security) on Dec. 14. She was one of three local students awarded this scholarship. The luncheon and awards ceremony for local Law Enforcement was held at Salvatore’s Italian ...

Chautauqua Fallen Heroes Scholarships awarded

The Northern Chautauqua Community Foundation recently assisted representatives of the Chautauqua Fallen Heroes Scholarship in presenting the Chautauqua Fallen Heroes Scholarship awards. This year the committee proudly awarded scholarships to Stephen Aldrich and Daniel Torres. Stephen is a ...

Ms. Rea is part of what makes Fredonia great for their students

At Fredonia Elementary School, the students love that they have physical education class every single day. Part of the reason for their excitement about PE is the teachers. The students are treated to creative lessons, indoors and outdoors, taught by teachers who take the time to get to know ...

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...The following students have been named to Niagara University’s Fall 2018 Dean’s List: from Dunkirk, Melissa Berg and Morgan Genovese; and from Brocton, Gillian Belcher... ... Lindsay Harp is one of 39 seniors to earn their degree from Grove City College on Dec. 18, 2018. Harp earned a ...

Gowanda Elementary School names Students of the Month

GOWANDA – Gowanda Elementary School recognized three first-graders in the classroom of Mrs. Tonello and Mrs. Fish as Students of the Month for December 2018. Gia Stafford got caught displaying caring and kindness by cleaning up a mess that was not her own without being asked. That was very ...

Westfield Academy and Central School announces their Students of the Month

Pictured from left to right: Senior of the Month-Austin Bourgeois; 11th grade-Mathew Emmons; 10th grade-Alison Chimera; 9th grade-Sheala Barresi. Westfield Academy and Central School recently announced their Students of the Month for December. The requirements are: 1. Follows Westfield’s ...

Dunkirk School No. 4 Students of the Month

Dunkirk School No. 4 recently announced their Students of the Month for September. Starting in the front row, pictured from left to right, Danielle Felt, Gabriella Grann, Josean Perez Esquilin, Riley Frost, Savanna Guziec. In the back, from left to right, Siul Otero Rodriguez, Ryleigh ...

Brocton Elementary Students of the Month

On Wednesday, Dec. 19, Brocton Elementary School celebrated its character education assembly. The students were chosen as Students of the Month representing grades K-5. These students demonstrated the character trait of Kindness/Caring on a daily basis. The following students were chosen as ...

Dunkirk Middle School Students of the Month

Dunkirk Middle School recently announced their Students of the Month for November and December. Pictured from left to right, starting in the back row: Rebecca Farwell (principal), Teddy Roberts, Kisun Peters (assistant principal). In the third row: Violet Wilkins, Brooke Szymczak, Ella Purol, ...

Fredonia students receive Gilman Scholarships

Two State University of New York at Fredonia students have been awarded 2019 Gilman Scholarships to support study abroad experiences during the spring and summer semesters. Nelson Clark of Buffalo, a Middle Childhood Education Math Specialist with a minor in Music, will be participating in a ...

WACS Students Raise Money for WMH Wheelchairs

WESTFIELD — Westfield Academy and Central School (WACS) students presented two gifts totaling $1,765.16 to the Westfield Memorial Hospital Foundation to help purchase wheelchairs needed at Westfield Memorial Hospital. A remarkable $1,055.16 was raised by pre-K through 5th grade students ...

Gowanda High School names their Students of the Month

GOWANDA — Seven students at Gowanda High School have been selected as Students of the Month for November 2018: Emily Stang for Physical Ed/Health/Business, Senior Shane Gallo for Math, Junior Andie Baco for English, Senior Anna North for Science/Technology, Senior Kialeigh Bennett for Social ...

Local 4-H youth selected for Junior Dairy Leader Program

JAMESTOWN — Congratulations to Katelyn Miller and Emily Starceski, longtime Chautauqua County 4-H dairy members on being selected to participate in the 2018-2019 NYS Junior DAIRY LEADER Program through Cornell University. Katelyn Miller, a 17-year-old member of the Cherry Creek Cornhuskers, ...

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...Madison Granata of Silver Creek has been named to the dean’s list for the Fall 2018 semester at Nazareth College. Granata is majoring in psychology. A student’s grade point average must be at least 3.5 or above, and they must complete 12 credit hours of graded work that semester in ...

Mike Persch named Rotary Student of the Month

Mike Persch has been selected as the Rotary Student of the Month for December, and he would like to thank the members of the Fredonia Rotary for selecting him for this honor. His last name, Persch, may be familiar, as his parents, Kevin and Marie Persch, attended high school at Fredonia and ...