Students in Horticulture and Agricultural Leadership learned how to make a floral arrangement using lovely fresh cut flowers. They practiced art concepts to create an eye-catching and balanced flower arrangement to take home. Special thanks for Mrs. V. Gregory for donating the vases for this project.
Happy Presidents Day, Afton Community!
Congratulations to our Valedictorian, Rylee Noone, and our Salutatorian, Meeya Cummings! We are so proud of your fantastic academic achievements!
Afton middle school students visited the Raymond Corporation! Students saw employees at work and learned about many opportunities!
Hello, Afton Community! We hope our students have a great winter break! There is no school starting on Monday February 19, 2024, in observance of Presidents Day and it will continue through Friday, February 23, 2024. Here is the elementary newsletter! https://www.aftoncsd.org/page/elementary-newsletters
Hello, Afton Community! Our students went on an incentive field trip to Interskate 88! Students had a fantastic time!
Hello, Afton Community! New York Thursday is today! Here is the menu for our students!
Hello, Afton Community! Sophia McCumber is an Afton student who was nominated for the Press & Sun Bulletin Student of the Week! Vote for her at this link: https://www.pressconnects.com/story/news/local/2024/02/12/press-sun-bulletin-student-of-the-week/72525126007/
Hello, Afton Community! Check out more of our amazing elementary artwork from Ms. Sabol's class! https://www.artsonia.com/artshow/10353/39143
JV girls score update: Afton 41, Charlotte Valley 34. The girls play their last game of the season on Wednesday, February 14th, at 5:30pm vs Deposit-Hancock.
Our BGA indoor track team competed in the Section 4 Sectional Championships last week! Congratulations to the Girls Team on winning the sectional championship! They defeated 18 other teams at the meet to win their 2nd sectional championship in three years. Alli Hauptmann placed 3rd in weight-throwing to seal the victory for your BGA Bears. The boys team placed 4th out of 17 teams competing, with personal bests by Ashton Adams in the 55 hurdles and Thomas Joyce in the 300m. Their achievements helped the boys to the 2nd best finish in the history of our program. Next up is the last meet of the regular season before State Qualifiers, the Section IV Classic, at Cortland next Saturday.
Hello, Afton Community! Check out our elementary newsletter for your weekly updates!
Hello, Afton Community! The Valentine's Day Dance is tomorrow, February 9th from 7:00 - 9:00 P.M. Tickets are $5 in advance or $6 at the door. See Mrs. Klee, Ms. Rupakus or Ms. Page for tickets.
Hello, Afton Community! Check out our nourishing New York Thursday Menu for today!
Congratulations to our JV girls basketball team for winning against Greene 34-28! This was their fourth win in a row! They have two games left this season.
Mrs. Scuorzo's class has been working on place value this month. In this activity we are learning how to exchange 10 ones for ten and 10 tens for a one hundred in preparation for two-digit addition.
Hello, Afton Community! Come on out to support our JV girls basketball team as they play against Greene in their senior night game! Our seniors will be recognized at half time.
The JV boys basketball team lost 41-36 to Sidney. Levi Russell led the team with 12 points. The Varsity boys basketball team lost 60-40. Ryan Wright has 19 points, Equan Patterson added 10.
Hello, Afton Community! Check out our January attendance reports! Our goal is to reach over 90% attendance for all grades! According to the Baltimore Education Research Consortium, poor 6th-grade attendance predicts dropout rates. https://www.p12.nysed.gov/sss/documents/TacklingChronicAbsencePPT_May15.pdf
Hello, Afton Community! This Friday is PS I love you Day! Make sure that you wear purple this Friday! Read more about it here: https://psiloveyouday.net/