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Owego Free Academy Recognized as Learning Community School

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.

School Year Begins at Owego-Apalachin

The 2019-20 school year is underway in New York.  Owego-Apalachin Central School District Superintendent Corey Green was on the WEBO Morning Show to tell us what we can expect in the O-A District this year.  Listen to the interview here:

OFA Grad Pens Songs for “A Dog’s Journey” Movie

Owego Free Academy Class of 2010 Alumna, Jillian Strauss, co-wrote the songs “Fearless” and “Molly’s Lullaby” that appear in the Universal Pictures movie “A Dog’s Journey,”  that hit theaters May 17th. During her time at OFA, Jillian was a member of MTB,... Read More.

Owego-Apalachin Voters Approve Revised School Budget

UPDATED: Voters in the Owego Apalachin school district have approved the revised 2019-2020 budget. The plan was adopted by a vote of 1,281 to 786. The budget calls for spending $47.7 million and carries a 2.83% tax levy increase. ORIGINAL STORY: An important vote is... Read More.

Owego-Apalachin Preparing For 2nd Budget Vote

Owego-Apalachin School District Superintendent Corey Green and School Board President Gene Cvik appeared on the WEBO Morning show Thursday to discuss the district's second attempt at getting a school budget vote passed for the 2019-20 School Year.  The new budget shaves expenditures by approximately... Read More.

Senator Names ‘Akshar’s All-Stars’ at O-A, NV and CFJ schools

Sen. Fred Akshar completed the second year of his district-wide “Akshar's All-Stars” student recognition program on Friday by recognizing students at two Tioga County middle schools and a Union-Endicott Elementary School. At Owego Apalachin Middle School, Akshar recognized 8th grader Jace Riegel for exemplifying... Read More.

What’s Next for Owego-Apalachin’s Defeated Budget?

The Owego-Apalachin Board of Education will focus on financial matters this week. The school board will hold a special public budget workshop … that’s happening Monday evening at 6 p.m. at the OA district office. Members and administrators will discuss the next step after... Read More.

Owego-Apalachin Outlines Options after Budget Defeat

UPDATED: Owego-Apalachin officials released a statement Wednesday afternoon after a proposed budget was defeated at the polls Tuesday. The statement reads: "In response to the defeat of the 2019-2020 Owego Apalachin School Budget, which proposed a tax increase within the allowable NYS tax cap... Read More.