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Fairport Masterminds

Fairport Masterminds place 4th in regional competition

Fairport High School’s Masterminds team, an academic competition that uses a format in which players ring in to answer and try to earn their team bonus questions, finished in fourth place at the Rochester Regional Tournament recently. The team had six wins and two losses overall in the tournament, according Continue reading →

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NY Yogurt Companies Encourage Young Fans to Learn more about Yogurt Industry

Byron-Bergen Elementary students’ quest to make yogurt the Official New York State Snack has garnered well-deserved attention and support from many local yogurt companies. Alpina, Müller Quaker Dairy, and Upstate Milk Cooperative have all visited the school, bringing samples of their products. Students from grades 4-6 were recently invited to Continue reading →

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Author Matthew McElligott Explores the Creative Process with Elementary Students

Even a simple, every-day occurrence, like enjoying a birthday cake with friends, can spark a creative idea and fuel imagination. A highly-engaged audience of young readers at Byron-Bergen Elementary School listened as author and illustrator Matthew McElligott explained how he conceived and created his story “The Lion’s Share – A Continue reading →

Middle School students to donate over 20000 to CMN

Middle School students donate over $20,000 to Children’s Miracle Network

Over 820 Martha Brown Middle School students celebrated their 35nd year of giving to the Children’s Miracle Network (CMN), June 6 at Martha Brown Middle School, during the Kid-2-Kid Crawl for Cure event. Students raise money for Kid-2-Kid and donate all to the local CMN, Golisano Children’s Hospital at Strong, Continue reading →

Steve Hawley


Assemblyman Steve Hawley (R,C,I-Batavia) and State Sen. Michael Ranzenhofer (R,C,I-Amherst) will welcome the students of Byron Bergen Elementary School’s 4th grade class to Albany to perform original skits to highlight the legislation suggested by them to make yogurt the official state snack. These students are learning important lessons about government Continue reading →