Achievement

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 ...

Gowanda Elementary lauds top students for October

GOWANDA – Students at Gowanda Elementary School focused on the core values of Responsibility, Self-Control, Respect and Caring and Kindness during October 2018 and several are being lauded as Students of the Month after being caught demonstrating these traits. Several first-graders in Mrs. ...

Dunkirk Elementary School 5 names their Students of the Month

Students at Dunkirk Elementary School 5 started their day with a morning assembly talking about their character trait for the month of October. Mr. David Boyda, principal, explained to the students what being a professional at school includes. Students of the month for September were honored ...

Lake Shore Students selected to Area All State Ensembles

ANGOLA – At the end of last year several high school and junior high students performed at the New York State School of Music Association (NYSSMA) Solo Festival. These students were adjudicated by experts on their particular instrument, and evaluated on their technique, hand positions, ...

Westfield High School announces October Students of the Month

Students of the month are selected by the following criteria: Follows Westfield’s Rules of Respect for staff and peers; shows outstanding effort and improvement or shows achievement and consistent high scores on tests, quizzes and projects commensurate with ability; prepared daily to ...

Dunkirk Housing Authority honors employee Angelique Cardona

The Dunkirk Housing Authority held their regular meeting on Nov. 1. At their meeting, they recognized and honored one of their employees, Angelique Cardona. She was hired in May, working part time and going to school full time on Aug. 20. While working, she is a full-time mother to a small ...