Evening of conversation planned for April 9 at F-M

Fayetteville-Manlius School District and East Area Support Network (EASN) will together host a free pasta dinner this spring as part of a community outreach event that focuses on bringing families together and raising substance abuse awareness. Local families are invited to enjoy a traditional spaghetti meal together 5:30-6:45 p.m. Tuesday, April 9 in the F-M …

Security task force to present final report April 8

Fayetteville-Manlius School District’s Safety and Security Task Force is expected to unveil its final report, which will include recommendations for next steps, to the F-M Board of Education on April 8. The group, which is comprised of more than two dozen district and community representatives and led by SUNY Oswego professor and former county task …

Parent Council to meet Monday, April 1

Fayetteville-Manlius School District’s Parent Council will meet 9 a.m. Monday, April 1, in the large conference room of the F-M District Office Building, 8199 East Seneca Turnpike, Manlius. Parent Council is a forum where F-M parents and community members informally meet with the superintendent and other district staff. At each meeting, presentations and discussions take …

‘Dads Night’ set for March 29 at Wellwood

Fayetteville Elementary School’s Dads Night event is set for 7 p.m. Friday, March 29 at Wellwood Middle School. The sixth annual Dads Night variety show, “Escape from TV Land” will feature spoofs on school traditions and popular culture, choreographed dance routines and appearances by parents, school staff members and district leaders. Audacious and stage-shy dads …

F-M students face off in annual geography contest

A group of Fayetteville-Manlius middle school students recently proved they know their way around the world. Thirty F-M students tested their knowledge of cultural, physical and economic geography during the 2019 National Geographic GeoBee, which was held at Eagle Hill and Wellwood middle schools in January. The GeoBee is an annual competition organized by the …

Seniors named finalists in National Merit Scholarship Program

Ten Fayetteville-Manlius High School students were recently named finalists in the 64th Annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Seniors Elizabeth Brady, Nolan Chiles, Adora Colicci, Emily Cook, Ethan Ferguson, David Haungs, Rachel Liu, Nathan Montgomery, Robert Stewart and Tina Wang were named National Merit Semifinalists last fall and are each now competing for one of 7,500 …

F-M student aces test, wins a trip to Germany

A Fayetteville-Manlius High School student will spend a portion of his upcoming summer vacation studying in Germany. Junior Daniel Popp was recently awarded a three-week trip to Germany following his participation in an annual awards contest sponsored by the Goethe Institut, which is a non-profit cultural association that promotes the study of German language abroad. …

District encourages parents to be aware of children’s online activity

There have been concerns across the country about an unfounded online challenge called the Momo Challenge that targets children and young adults and encourages them to perform acts that include self-harm. Recently, local media outlets have shared the story. “We bring this to our community’s attention because, while YouTube has stated that this is not …

F-M language educator earns ‘gold standard’ in certification

A Fayetteville-Manlius School District educator has developed and demonstrated the advanced knowledge, skills and practices required of an outstanding educator. Fayetteville-Manlius High School Spanish educator Stephanie Cimino is one of four world language educators in New York state to earn National Board Certification from the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) in 2018, which …

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