Community members are invited to join Brockport Central School District for its annual homecoming celebration on Sept. 28, 2018.
The community event commences at 5 p.m. on Sept. 28 with the fourth annual homecoming festival. Food trucks, face painting, carnival games and a local DJ will be set up in front of Brockport High School through 7 p.m.
The homecoming parade begins at 5:30 p.m., where it will make its way from A.D. Oliver Middle School to Dahn Walrath Stadium. Each high school class will decorate a float according to this year’s theme: Music Through the Decades. Seniors, juniors, sophomores and freshmen will represent the 1980s, 1970s, 1920s and 1950s, respectively.
A multitude of bands, clubs, sports teams, alumni and other community groups will also march in the parade.
The homecoming festivities will conclude with the varsity football game against the Hilton Cadets, which kicks off at 7 p.m. in the Dahn Walrath Stadium.
Parking for the homecoming events will be available throughout the village and on the district campus. Attendees are encouraged to wear blue and white to show school pride.
If you have any questions, please contact class advisors Marcia Bartalo and Shannon Sevor via phone at 585- 637-1870 or by email at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 2018 inductees to the Brockport Central School District’s Athletic Wall of Honor are:
Peter Agostinelli, athlete, Class of 1987
Casey Balog, athlete, Class of 2003
Jill Finkbeiner-Boadway, athlete, Class of 1992
Chris Zorn, coach.
Community members are invited to attend the induction ceremony on Friday, Oct. 5 in the A.D.
Oliver Middle School cafeteria, 40 Allen Street. The event begins with a social
reception at 5:30 p.m., followed by the ceremony at 6:30 p.m.
The inductees will also be honored during halftime of the varsity football game, which begins at 7 p.m. at the Dahn Walrath Memorial Stadium.
The Athletic Wall of Honor recognizes those who have made an impact on the district’s
interscholastic athletic program. Each inductee is honored with a plaque containing his/her name
and biography, which is placed on the Athletic Wall of Honor.
For nomination details, visit www.bcs1.org/athletics.
The Town of Sweden held their Harvest Festival from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on September 15, 2018 at the Sweden Farmers Museum, 4988 Lake Road South. A lovely event that celebrates our community's farming roots.
The Brockport Volunteer Firefighters Association held their 17th Annual 9/11 Memorial Vigil from 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 11 at their memorial monument located at Brockport Fire Department Station 4, 237 S. Main St.
The monument was commissioned in October 2001 and the group has a daylong vigil on September 11 every year since to remember the victims of the terrorist attacks.
The event began with a short opening ceremony and lowering of the flag and concluded with a closing ceremony at 6:30 p.m. Honor guards were posted around the memorial throughout the day.
This Saturday, 9/15 from 1 to 9 p.m. is Super Soccer Saturday in Brockport! Check out all the great offerings from 6 BCSD soccer games (including an alumni game) to a soccer clinic for kids in grades 1-5 (registration form below). Also: face & rock painting, a used cleat drop for charity, food trucks (including Jimmy Z's Plates & Shakes) and much more. C'mon out and join the fun!
The Brockport Central School District Board of Education appointed Christina Wawrzyniak as probationary assistant principal at Brockport High School effective Aug. 20.
Wawrzyniak succeeds Jeremy Moore who was appointed principal at John F. Kennedy High School in the Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD.
Wawrzyniak most recently served as assistant principal at Greece Arcadia High School. Prior to that she was a district interventionist, where she implemented Response to Intervention strategies and best instructional practices throughout the Greece Central School District. Wawrzyniak also served as a secondary inclusive education and mathematics instructional coach and taught mathematics for seven years.
“We’re thrilled to have Christina Wawrzyniak join the administrative team at Brockport High School,” said Brockport High School Principal Dr. Brian Weller. “She brings a wealth of experience as a teacher, instructional coach and administrator with her and has already been involved in building relationships with students, staff and families here this summer. We’re looking forward to the beginning of the school year and know she will be a great addition to our faculty.”
Wawrzyniak earned a master’s degree in educational leadership and a master’s degree in math/science/technology education from St. John Fisher College and received a bachelor’s degree in secondary education from Niagara University. She holds certifications in school administration, students with disabilities and secondary mathematics.