Daycare transportation forms due Aug. 26

Will your Fayetteville-Manlius School District student who is attending daycare this school year require transportation to and/or from school? If so, please submit a completed daycare request form (below) to the F-M Transportation Department by Aug. 26. The department is currently establishing routes for the 2018-19 school year and needs to ensure all children are being …

District adds text messaging to parent notification service

To enhance the way it communicates with parents and guardians, Fayetteville-Manlius School District recently upgraded one of its existing notification systems to include text messaging. Starting this school year, the district will have the ability to send short and timely messages – such as weather-related closures – directly to subscribers’ mobile phones through the SchoolMessenger …

Board of education elects 2018-19 officers

The Fayetteville-Manlius School District Board of Education elected its 2018-19 president and vice president, and two new members joined the board during its annual July re-organizational meeting. During the July 2 meeting at Eagle Hill Middle School, board members elected Daryll Wheeler to serve a second term as board president and Rebecca Cohen to serve …

Enders 2018-19 school supply lists available

Below are school supply lists for each grade level at Enders Road Elementary School for the upcoming 2018-19 school year. Kindergarten 2 Two-pocket plastic solid color folders; print name on each folder (writing workshop) 12  Large glue sticks 12 Ticonderoga pencils 2  Skinny markers; 10-count classic colors 2  Large markers; 10-count classic colors 4 Thick/black dry-erase markers (bullet tip) 2  …

New website reflects community input

The Fayetteville-Manlius School District has launched a new website that reflects feedback from students, staff, parents and community members. In fall 2015, the district partnered with the Capital Region BOCES Communications Service to research, plan and develop the new website. The process included an internal review of all website content, stakeholder meetings and an online …

Fay El, Mott Road and high school repair and renovation work to take place

Repairs and renovations at two Fayetteville-Manlius School District schools are slated to begin shortly after the 2017-18 school year ends on June 22 and a third school will see activity in the fall. F-M High School The sidewalk leading up to the entryway to F-M High School’s House 2 and a wall near that entrance …

District census taking place throughout summer

Fayetteville-Manlius School District census takers will be going door-to-door and calling residents through September to collect or verify information on all children within the district under age 18. That includes home-school, preschool and private school children. The annual school census is essential to helping the district maintain the most updated records and accurate data for …

Wellwood students give back to the community

Fayetteville-Manlius School District students and staff members recently devoted one of their final afternoons of the school year to helping others. On June 20, Wellwood Middle School hosted for the first time an “Hour of Giving” where students and educators could spend 60 minutes engaged in a community service project of their choosing. The event …