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Port Byron students give back with empty bowls

More than a dozen Port Byron CSD students recently combined artistry with generosity to help the hungry. Learn more.

important notice iconStudents to have half-day of school on Fri., Dec. 2

The Staff Development session and parent/teacher conferences originally scheduled for last week but canceled due to inclement weather have been rescheduled for Fri., Dec. 2. Due to this calendar change, all Port Byron CSD students will have a half-day of school on Friday instead of a full day.

Football team to be recognized during Dec. 3 hockey game

Members of the Port Byron/Union Springs varsity football team will be honored during the Dec. 3 Syracuse Crunch hockey game. Learn more.

image of studentsStudents hosting district-wide food drive

On Nov. 7, members of Dana L. West Junior/Senior High School’s Student Government Association kicked off Port Byron's annual Hunger Games Food Drive with a goal to collect 2,000 non-perishable food items in two weeks' time. Learn more.

Video: Elementary students participate in Halloween parade

On Oct. 31, Port Byron's main thoroughfare was invaded by super heroes, princesses, ghoulish characters, athletic all-stars and more. Learn more.

Portrait unveiling ceremony honors school's namesake

Dana L. West Jr./Sr. High School students can now put a face to a name. Learn more.

photo of mrs. sinicropiA. A. Gates Elementary School welcomes new administrator

During its Sept. 23 meeting, Port Byron Central School District Board of Education members named Mrs. Erica Sinicropi assistant principal and director of special programs for A.A. Gates Elementary School. Learn more.

image of digital technologyParent Today: Digital equity is a concern in many communities

Port Byron Superintendent Neil O'Brien recently discussed with Parent Today writers how the district is working to overcome the "digital divide" and bridge the technology gap between students' home and school. Read the full story here.

Image of student speakingA.A. Gates Elementary School elects student government leaders

On Oct. 7, fourth- through sixth-grade students after listening to campaign speeches elected four of their peers to become student government officers for the 2016-17 school year. Learn more.

image of students at celebrationElementary students rewarded for reaching summer reading goals

On Sept. 30, A.A. Gates Elementary School Principal Julie Podolak recognized 60 students who successfully completed the school's summer reading challenge, which started in June and concluded Sept. 2. Learn more.

photo of Michael JorgensenBoard of Education appoints new Dana L. West Junior/Senior High School principal

On Sept. 8, Port Byron Central School District Board of Education members appointed Michael Jorgensen as principal of Dana L. West Junior/Senior High School, effective immediately. Learn more.

PB logoPort Byron voters approve $13 million capital project

On Aug. 25, Port Byron CSD voters approved the district’s $13 million dollar capital project proposal. Learn more.

calendar image District calendar now available online

Port Byron CSD's 2016-17 school calendar can help you keep track of important events and district information. Check it out here.


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