Expanded and Enriched Learning Opportunities
FREE Nutrition Workshops
Learn about healthy eating, shopping on a budget, and prepping healthy meals. Classes will be held by Zoom from July 6-August 12. They will run twice a week so you can choose to attend any of the sessions--Tuesdays at 10AM or Thursdays at 6 PM. Click Nutrition Workshops by SNAP-Ed NY in partnership with Batavia Community Schools for further information and the Zoom links.
BEA Summer Career Exploration Camps
Attention Students in grades 6-10: Check out the camps (Taste of Italy, Cookie Camp and Camp Hard Hat) offered this summer from July 6-9 and July 26-30. Further information about the camps and registration are on this link BEA Summer Career Exploration Camps .
See the registration link for further information.
The link listed above has an opportunity for and 7-12th grade Batavia students who want to be on the BHS Band Dance Team.
Integrated Student Supports
Hillside Children's Center
Hillside's Family Empowerment Network has their June 2021 Virtual Groups set up. Register 24 hours in advance. Family Empowerment Network schedule Love and Logic Registration (English translation of Spanish presentation) Registración por Crianza con Amor y Lógica (en español)) Love and Logic English presentation
Stretch your Food Dollars with your NY SNAP EBT Card at Farmers' Markets starting July 1.
Locations can be found here.
The Emergency Rental Assistance Program Opened on June 1st; eligible residents must meet a household gross income at or below 80 % of the areas median income. The program can pay up to 12 months of past due rent and pay up to 3 months future rent. Residents can apply online otda.ny.gov/ERAP or contact Cindy Marcello at Independent Living 585-815-8501 Ext. 424.
Genesee and Orleans Health Departments this site will provide updated information, clinic schedules (when they are back), forms and data.
The Emergency Broadband Benefit Program is a FCC program that provides a temporary discount on monthly broadband bills for qualifying low income households. If you household is eligible, there are a variety of discounts available. One thing to remember is that our students have received benefits through the USDA Community Eligibility Provision (which is mentioned on the site). USAC's Emergency Broadband Benefit program info and application Proof we were a CEP District Link to Nutritional Services
Family and Community Engagement
Summer 2021 Community Activities for Kids and Families
Please check out this list of great things to participate in this summer.
We have developed a list of activities that connect students and families to Agriculture. Check out Agriculture 2021 Activities . Thank you Little Food Pantry, Marianne and Warren Skye, Jenn Noon and Cornell Cooperative Extension of Genesee County for your help with this!
This season Batavia’s Original have teamed up with the Batavia Muckdogs to recognize all the hard work local teachers & educational leaders do for their community. You can nominate your favorite teacher or educational leader to be recognized at all Muckdogs home games. Winners will receive two tickets to the Muckdogs game & a Batavia’s Original gift card.
Call: 585-524-2260 during business hours weekdays.
Care-A-Van Ministries are hosting "Caring for the City Day" on Thursday, August 5 with a free Dental Clinic. See the flyer for more information.
Check our the RML Newsletter for events for adults and children!
Join the City of Batavia Police Department and various organizations on August 10 from 5:30-8 pm at St. Anthony's for a great night of celebrating our community. There's going to be food, a bounce house, horses and a dunk tank. Community Schools will be there!! See the above link for more information.