House for sale: The Hamburg Central School District is selling the property located at 123 Union St., Hamburg, NY, 14075. An Open House is scheduled for Thursday, May 28, 2015 from noon-4:00 pm. No other viewing date or time will be honored.
Voters approve budget
Voters have OK'd Hamburg Central's 2015-16 budget. The $66 million package was approved 1,568-954 in voting Tuesday, May 19. Elected to three-year terms on the School Board were Michael F. McGarry and incumbent Robbin D. List, while Richard G. Schneider won the one-year term.
Hamburg High School Art Society students returned from the recent Olympics of the Visual Arts 33rd anniversary competition with a first place win and three third place finishes. This event, sponsored by the New York State Art Teachers Association at the Saratoga Springs City Center, involved 36 school districts, with about 800 student entrants and 60 art teachers from every region of the state. Click the headline above for more.
The Hamburg Girls’ Varsity Gymnastic Team has earned the highest academic average of any team in New York State. Coached by Union Pleasant Elementary School physical education teacher Tim Nyhart, the team had a cumulative grade average of 98.98. Click the headline above for more.
There were wins all the way around when the Hamburg Middle School Select Strings and Honors Chorus competed at the Music Showcase Festival in Sandusky, Ohio, in May. Prior to the festival, the students participated in clinics at Case Western University. Click the headline above for more.
A Local Living Fair will be held in the Giving Garden at Union Pleasant Elementary School, 150 Pleasant Ave., on Friday, May 29 from 5-8 p.m. It is being hosted by Seeds Of Living Education (S.O.L.E.) and will include products from local businesses and farms, as well as a workshop by Blessings by Nature.
The district's next mandatory Drug & Alcohol Parent Forum will be Monday, June 1 at 6:30 p.m. in the High School auditorium, 4111 Legion Dr. This forum is a new requirement in an effort to help keep students healthy, safe and free from substance abuse. One adult per household is required to attend one session if his/her child is in grades 8-11 in order for the child to participate in any Hamburg High School special event for the 2015-16 school year. Once met, the requirement is valid for the child/children’s High School career. Click the headline above for more information.
Enrollment is under way for the district's Universal PreKindergarten (PreK) 2015-16 program. The program is available to children who will be four years old on or before Dec. 1, 2015. There is no cost to families who live in the district. There also are no income eligibility restrictions for families.
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7:50 AM - 11:00 AM Level 4 Grade Level Meeting
12:15 PM - 3:20 PM Level 5 Grade Level Meeting
7:50 AM - 11:00 AM Science Network Teams - Elementary
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM Open House at 123 Union St.
12:15 PM - 3:20 PM Level 3 Grade Level Meeting
8:00 AM Elementary AIS Services Ends
6:30 PM Drug & Alcohol Parent Forum