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July 22, 2017
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Geoffrey Morton
Executive Principal/ Director of Secondary Education
5201 West Genesee St.
Camillus, NY 13031-2299
(315) 487-4592
Summer High School Office Hours are Monday-Friday: 8 a.m.-3 p.m.
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Click here to read article on 100% on Regents ExamsStudents Score 100% on Regents

Posted on July 6, 2017/Updated on July 7, 2017

Congratulations to the 42 West Genesee students who together received a total of 46 perfect scores on their Regents examinations in June. (These names will begin to appear on the Marquee starting on July 20.)   MORE

Update from Dr. Brown has been Posted

Posted on July 3, 2017

Dr. Brown has posted an update to his Notes from the Superintendent where he discusses the loss of a retired teacher, Summer School, and the holiday weekend. MORE

West Genesee PTA/PTO District Council is Sponsoring a School Supply Drive, Again!

Posted on June 20, 2017

The West Genesee PTA/PTO District Council is once again sponsoring a School Supply Drive. The purpose is to provide free school supplies for students in need of assistance who attend any school in the West Genesee School District.  For those in need of assistance, please submit your requests by Saturday, August 19 by clicking here. (Click on more for information about the program.) MORE

Graduation 2016Congratulations to the Class of 2017! 

Posted on June 19, 2017

On June 17, 2017, the Class of 2017 graduated at the SRC Arena at Onondaga Community College. Congratulations and best of luck!

Athletics HonoredWest Genesee Athletic Community Receives Sportsmanship Promotion Award

Posted on June 15, 2017

On June 15, the New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) announced West Genesee High School (Section III) as a 2016-2017 winners of its Sportsmanship Promotion program. MORE

Budget VoteThank You to Community-Voting Results are in: Budget Passes by Over 85%

Posted on May 16, 2017

West Genesee residents approved the 2017-2018 budget and bus propositions. The $85,216,870 budget received 1,073 favorable votes and 186 votes in opposition. The proposition to purchase district vehicles was approved 1,014 to 247. Elected to the Board of Education for three-year terms beginning in July, are incumbents Shawn J. Mitchell with 877, James M. Soper with 927, and Neil B. Widrick with 882 votes. Tonya D. Wilson received 632 votes. Thank you to the community for your continued support! MORE

HS Carsh Simulation ActorsHigh School Students Experience a Simulated DWI Crash for their Peers  

Posted on May 12, 2017

On Friday, May 12, 2017, a simulated car crash was held at the high school today.  Thank you to everyone who helped make this event possible to help make the Senior Ball a fun and safe time! MORE

Best Music CommunitiesWest Genesee is One of the Best Music Communities for Music Education, Again!      

Posted on April 7, 2017

The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Foundation has announced the results of its eighteenth annual "Best Communities for Music Education" survey, which acknowledges schools and districts across the U.S. for their commitment and support of music education in schools. This is the ninth consecutive and overall thirteenth time West Genesee has been recognized for this honor. MORE

Julia Musengo and Kevin BuffWest Genesee Musicians Invited to Eastern Regional Concert 

Posted on April 3, 2017

Two West Genesee High School musicians have been invited to participate in the 2017 Biennial Eastern Division Conference. The Eastern Division Conference is held every two years and is hosted by a local state Music Education Association. Congratulations to Julia Musengo and Kevin Buff for this honor. MORE

National Honor Society LogoNational Honor Society Inducts New Members

Posted on April, 2017

One hundred fifty-two students from West Genesee High School were inducted into membership of the National Honor Society at the high school on March 27, 2017. These members were selected by a faculty council for meeting high standards of scholarship, service, leadership, and character: To read a list of the new members, go to MORE

Update from Dr. Brown has been Posted

Posted on April, 2017

Dr. Brown has posted an update to his Notes from the Superintendent where he discusses current and past music students and educators and shares a reminder about students making good choices. MORE

Fire Inspection BadgeAnnual Fire Inspection Completed

Posted on May 3, 2017

Notice is hereby given that the annual inspection for 2016-2017 of the West Genesee Central School District for fire hazards which might endanger the lives of students, teachers, employees therein, has been completed and the report thereof is available for inspection at the office of the Superintendent of Buildings and Grounds during normal business hours by all interested parties. 

Fine Arts Director Receives Outstanding Educator Award

Posted on March 17, 2017

Congratulations to our Director of Fine Arts, Bill Davern, selected for the School Administrators Association of New York Outstanding Educator Award!

Sports Boosters Spaghetti Dinner Rescheduled to Tonight, March 16

Posted on March 17, 2017

The West Genesee Sports Boosters Spaghetti Dinner-has been rescheduled from Wednesday, March 15 to Thursday, March 16 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. in the high school cafeteria 1.

Top 10WGHS Top Ten for Class of 2017 is Announced   

Posted on February 16, 2016

The Top Ten students of the West Genesee High School Class of 2017 was announced on February 16, 2017. For a list of the students in order of rank, go to MORE

Community Forum on Substance AbuseWGHS Decathlon Team Wins to Compete at State Level 

Posted on January 31, 2017

The Academic Decathlon was held at Westhill High School on January 21 with competitors from Cazenovia, Liverpool, Tully, Westhill, and West Genesee high schools. The team from West Genesee High School came in first overall. The top three teams will advance to the state competition at SUNY Brockport to be held on February 26-27.  MORE

Musical at WGHSMary Poppins! is Landing at the High School 

Posted on January 30, 2017

West Genesee High School students will present the musical Mary Poppins!, at the high school auditorium. Shows are Thursday, February 9 and Friday, February 10, at 7:00 p.m., with 2 shows Saturday, February 11, at 1:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. Tickets can be purchased in advance at or at the door. All seats are reserved and are $12. You can also call the Ticket Call Center at 1-800-514-3849, extension 4. Tickets can be purchased at the door. All seats are reserved.   MORE

Kindergarten screeningKindergarten Registration is Different this Year   

Posted on January 30, 2017

Kindergarten Registration for the 2017-2018 school year will be held this year from January 3 to March 3 at the Central Registrar Office located at 300 Sanderson Drive, Camillus, NY 13031. For information about registering your student, go to the Registration Section of the website by clicking here MORE 

Speech ContestCamillus Optimist Speech Winners Share "What the World Gains from Optimism" 

Posted on January 25, 2017

On January 25, eight students gave speeches around the theme, "What the World Gains from Optimism" to members of the Camillus Optimist Club. Congratulations! The Optimists chose Greta Hahn from the high school and Grant Mathews from CMS to represent them at the next level of the 2017 Oratorical Contest to be held in May in Albany, NY. MORE

Scholastic ArtWest Genesee Artists Recognized at Scholastic Art Competition 

Posted on January 19, 2017

On January 5, it was announced that fourteen West Genesee students received a total of eighteen awards in the 2017 Scholastic Art Awards competition. To see a listing of the photography students with information about their artwork, click on MORE

Call for Commentary for Strategic Planning

Posted on December 22, 2016

Every year, the District's Strategic Planning Team asks for all stakeholders' feedback about the District's progress meeting the specifics of our Strategic Actions. In an effort to elicit as much input as we can, please take some time to respond to the following survey by clicking here. Please be sure to include your name. Anonymous surveys cannot be included. To download the West Genesee Strategic Planning Process just click here.  The survey will be open until Tuesday, January 17.

Season's GreetingsSeason's Greetings from West Genesee School District 

Posted on December 22, 2016

The Administration and Board of Education of the West Genesee School District join in extending greetings and best wishes for a Happy Holiday Season. May this season be filled with peace and joy and everything that makes for happiness.

Outstanding Teacher/StudentsCamillus Optimists Honor Students and Teachers 

Posted on December 6, 2015

On December 5, Luis (Manny) Castro and Jessica Bobbett  from the high school; Morgan Valerino and Zachary Voss  from Camillus Middle School; and Alyssa Battaglia and Joseph Sparks  from West Genesee Middle School were honored by the Camillus Optimists with the David Kenna Outstanding Student Award. Robert Deegan (Science Teacher at the high school), Eric Howes (Special Education Teacher at Camillus Middle School), and Laura Hesler (IS Teacher at East Hill Elementary School)  received the 2016 Joseph A. Witowski Outstanding Teacher Award.  MORE