The Owego-Apalachin community is mourning the death of a student. In a statement released by the school district, junior Abbey Luffman died on Saturday according to Owego-Apalachin School Superintendent Corey Green. In a written statement, and a recorded telephone call that went out to... Read More.
Karson Smith, a junior at Vestal High School, has been selected for the 2020 High School Honors Performance Series at Carnegie Hall. Karson will perform in February with the High School Honors Symphony Orchestra. Participation in one of the five Honors Ensembles is limited... Read More.
SUBMITTED BY OFA: Owego Free Academy was recently recognized by Solution Tree for its consistent multi-year success in raising student achievement. The school’s successful implementation of the Professional Learning Communities at Work™ process was a major contributing factor in the improved achievement of its students. Responding... Read More.
Vestal school district has responded to alleged criminal activity involving the district’s website. Superintendent Jeffrey Ahearn issued a statement Monday afternoon, saying he has become aware of a Facebook post that shows inappropriate and false text purportedly on the school’s website. The post, which he... Read More.
THIS STORY WAS SUBMITTED BY THE UNION-ENDICOTT SCHOOL DISTRICT: Union-Endicott teachers Eric Bill, Kim McCabe, Aileen Zielewicz, and Meridith Jackson have been selected to participate in the 2019 New York State Master Teachers program -- among 228 educators selected to the program this year.... Read More.
Students from the Owego Free Academy will be offering free IT help during a schedule of upcoming workshops. The students can help anyone in the general public fix problems or help teach users how to use their desktop or laptop computers, as well as... Read More.
Vestal Golden Bears Marching Band will host its annual home competition, The Golden Circle of Bands, on Saturday, October 12... Read More.
U. S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos recognized African Road Elementary School in Vestal on Thursday as one of 362 schools to be named National Blue Ribbon Schools based on their overall academic excellence for making progress in improving student academic achievement levels. The National Blue... Read More.
Maine-Endwell School social studies teacher, Rachel Murat, has been named 2020 New York State Teacher of the Year. The state's Board of Regents made the announcement on Tuesday in Albany. The NYS Teacher of... Read More.