F-M Hall of Distinction will induct new members Jan. 11

The achievements of four Fayetteville-Manlius School District alumni will be celebrated during the district’s upcoming Hall of Distinction induction ceremony, which is set for Jan. 11. Since its start in 2000, the F-M Hall of Distinction has recognized more than 40 individuals. The program’s goal is to honor and celebrate the accomplishments of outstanding F-M …

Schools closed today, Thursday, Dec. 17

Due to inclement weather, the Fayetteville-Manlius School District is closed today, Thursday, Dec. 17, 2020.  The district will use one of its three emergency closure days today, which means it is a non-instructional day and no remote learning opportunities will be offered. Staff members and students (in all hybrid cohorts) are not expected to report …

One student, two staff members test positive for COVID-19; schools remain open

On Tuesday, Dec. 15, the Fayetteville-Manlius School District was notified that three individuals within the school community have tested positive for COVID-19. The positive cases include a F-M High School student, a Wellwood Middle School staff member, and a transportation department staff member. The F-M High School student is a member of cohort B and …

Five students test positive for COVID-19; schools remain open

Since its last COVID-19 update on the afternoon of Friday, Dec. 11, the Fayetteville-Manlius School District was notified that three F-M High School students, one Wellwood Middle School student, and a Mott Road Elementary School student have tested positive for COVID-19. Two of the three high school students, who are cohort A students, were last …

Two students and one teacher test positive for COVID-19; schools remains open

On Friday, Dec. 11, the Fayetteville-Manlius School District was notified that a F-M High School student, an Enders Road Elementary School student and a Wellwood Middle School teacher each tested positive for COVID-19. The high school student, who is a cohort B student, was last in school on Friday, Dec. 4. Contact tracing has determined …

All winter sports state championships canceled and high-risk sports postponed 

The New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) has announced that all 2021 Winter State Championships are canceled and all high-risk sports are postponed until authorization is granted by state officials.  “When examining the feasibility of Winter State Championships, it became apparent that travel and overnight accommodations would create a unique challenge for …

Eagle Hill remote student tests positive for COVID-19; school remains open

On Thursday, Dec. 10, the Fayetteville-Manlius School District was notified that an Eagle Hill Middle School student tested positive for COVID-19. Because the student is participating in the district’s remote instructional model and has not been on school grounds, there were no exposures related to this case at school. Eagle Hill will remain open for …

Yellow zone testing at F-M High School yields all negative COVID-19 test results

Onondaga County’s school-based COVID-19 testing event at Fayetteville-Manlius High School resulted in all negative test results. The state-required yellow zone COVID-19 testing took place Thursday, Dec. 10. To remain open for in-person instruction, the state is requiring each school within a yellow zone, which is defined as a geographic area with a microcluster of COVID-19 …

Board of education to meet virtually Monday, Dec. 14

The Fayetteville-Manlius School District Board of Education plans to meet 6 p.m. Monday, Dec. 14.  Amid concerns of the COVID-19 public health crisis, Gov. Andrew Cuomo issued an executive order exempting municipal and school boards from provisions of the state Open Meetings Law that require public access to locations where government meetings are conducted. To …

Varsity teams earn scholar-athlete recognition

The New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) recently recognized several Fayetteville-Manlius School District athletic teams as part of its fall Scholar-Athlete program. At the end of each sports season, NYSPHSAA recognizes student-athletes and teams that have achieved academic success. To receive a NYSPHSAA Scholar-Athlete team award, 75 percent of students on a …

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