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Medina School Students of the Month for February


March 11, 2019
Press Release

The students at Oak Orchard have raised over $1,500 for the American Heart Association for the Kids Heart Challenge.

Physical Education teacher, Pam Maryjanowski, says "We have been very fortunate in our community as far as the generosity from our kids and their families. We have been doing this for seven to eight years now. It is great for our kids because we talk about healthy heart as far as what is a healthy heart and what does it mean if you don't. We talk about nutrition and what are the right kinds of foods."


Lois Jackson, Madison Voss, Keren Sanchez Cabrera and Riley Holmes.

 

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Medina School Students of the Month for February


March 11, 2019
Press Release

The Medina Teachers Association, the Medina Business Association and the Medina Central School District are proud to announce the February selections for Students of the Month. This award is a joint effort of these organizations to recognize students who go above and beyond to help teachers and fellow students succeed and enjoy school.

Rose's Alterations has graciously sponsored the award for February. This month students are being honored with this article, a Certificate of Achievement from the Medina Teachers' Association presented by President Joseph Byrne and from Medina CSD Marc Graff presented a special pen and pencil. In addition, a representative from Rose's Alterations presented each student with a gift certificate to the Book Shoppe.


(LtoR) Rose Elliott from Rose's Alterations, Marc Graff Director of Finance and Human Resources for MCSD, Emma Herbert, Lillian Olsen, Luke Duffina, and Joe Byrne MTA President

 

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Getting Ready for Competition


March 4, 2019
Press Release

Students at the Orleans and Niagara Career and Technical Education Centers are getting ready for the Regional SkillsUSA Competition. The competition will be held at Alfred State University in March and students from the Western New York area will be competing against one another in their fields of study at their BOCES and high schools.
(LtoR) Marie Reynolds (Albion), Courtney Lang (Medina) and Zach Richbart (Barker) with their dishes.

 

Students in James Atzrott's Culinary Arts program, at the Orleans Career and Technical Education Center, have been perfecting their three course meal that they will be creating for their competition. Courtney Lang, Marie Reynolds and Zach Richbart each created a plate for the presentation: appetizer, main dish and dessert. They looked amazing!

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Oak Orchard Celebrates Children's Dental Health Month


February 13, 2019
Press Release

February is National Children's Dental Health Month. To raise awareness about the importance of oral health and preventing tooth decay, Oak Orchard Elementary invited in a special guest.

Dr. John Stockton, from the Medina Dental Group, talked to third graders about their teeth and good dental hygiene practices. Dr. Stockton talked about how to keep their mouths healthy and what foods are good for their teeth. He gives healthy foods like fruits and vegetables the green light and sugary foods get a red light. He also discussed protecting their teeth from sports injuries by using a mouth guard.


 


Third grade students in Mrs. Toub's and Mrs. Mark's class with Dr. John Stockton.

 

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Medina Schools Announce January Students of the Month


February 5, 2019
Press Release

The Medina Teachers Association, the Medina Business Association and the Medina Central School District are proud to announce the January selections for Students of the Month. This award is a joint effort of these organizations to recognize students who go above and beyond to help teachers and fellow students succeed and enjoy school.

Creekside Floral has graciously sponsored the award for January. This month students are being honored with this article, a Certificate of Achievement from the Medina Teachers' Association presented by President Joseph Byrne and from Medina CSD Marc Graff presented a special pen and pencil. In addition, Mary Lewis from Creekside Floral presented each student with Casenic cookies.


From left to right are Marc Graff Director of Finance and Human Resources, Mary Lewis from Creekside Floral, Zachary Graham, Colton Brunette, and Joe Byrne MTA President.

 

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Orleans/Niagara BOCES Graduates New Class of LPNs


January 10, 2019
Press Release

Congratulations to the 18 students from the Orleans/Niagara BOCES' Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) program. The graduation ceremony was held on December 20th.


(Left to Right): Front row: Brittany Murphy, Lauren Cristofanelli, Amy Schrader, Kathleen Siracuse Alyssa Arber, Alexis Jefferds and Lynn Gugino. Back row: (Left to Right) Miranda Voelker, Nicolette Warning, Sandra Fresch, Rachel King, Gina Pfohl, Sarah Reynolds, Kirsten Halford, Kimberly Ebanks, Gabrielle Bellina and Hannah Heikoop. Missing: Alexis Rivera.

 

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