New York State Police say they have completed an investigation into allegations that a teacher seriously injured a student at Tioga Hills Elementary. The New York State Police Child Abuse hotline was contacted on March 18, a day after the alleged incident. The... Read More.
The Vestal Board of Education on Tuesday night unanimously approved a new contract agreement with the Vestal Teachers' Association, their first new deal in five years. The teachers' union contract had not been renewed since the end of the last agreement, which covered 2009 through... Read More.
Lockheed Martin has donated $150,000 to Broome-Tioga BOCES as they look to start a science, technology, engineering, and math, or STEM, hub. The STEM Hub of the Eastern Southern Tier will be created as part of BOCES' School to Careers Partnership, which will fund... Read More.
The Vestal Central School District has come under fire after the latest audit by the New York State Comptroller's Office. According to the comptroller, the Vestal district has been overtaxing and misleading its residents for the past five years. The report says that the... Read More.
The current budget in the Vestal School District calls for a small increase to the tax levy. The Vestal Board of Education approved a $74 million spending plan on Tuesday. The plan calls for an increase to the tax levy of about 2.85 percent,... Read More.
The elementary students at Tioga Hills in Vestal will be getting a special thanks from the American Heart Association after the school raised over $12,000 for the organization this year alone. Students at the school celebrated Health Heart Month by participating in the AHA's... Read More.
The Newark Valley School District will be dismissing early today, with the middle school dismissing at 11 o'clock, the high school at 11:15, and the elementary at 12:15. The Owego-Apalachin School District will be dismissing early today with the middle and high schools dimissing... Read More.
Students from the Vestal School District's Tioga Hills Elementary in Apalachin invited veterans to their school on Thursday to honor their service. A dozen veterans were in attendance for Thursday's "Honor Those Who Serve" program, which was organized by fifth graders and included several... Read More.
Across the country people found a way to give back Saturday for National Make a Difference Day. At Vestal High School, students in the Peace Club worked with elementary students to paint pumpkins. The masterpieces will be given to residents at the Willow... Read More.
"Business First" magazine has ranked Vestal the top school district in the Binghamton-Elmira area. The rankings include schools from Tioga, Broome, Chemung, Chenango and Delaware Counties. Coming in at second on the rankings was Maine-Endwell, with the Owego-Apalachin School District finishing as the third... Read More.