Julia M. Rogers, Coordinator

585-343-2480 ext. 1004

jrogers@bataviacsd.org

Julie Wasilewski, District Social Worker

Tolerance Resources for Parents and Educators on Race & Ethnicity

Agriculture 2021 Activities

Farmers' Market schedule

Volunteer Opportunities listing

Community Schools Calendar of Events (for further information see the topic on this page)

November is Native American Heritage Month

11/9: Community Schools Expo (Job Fair and Warm the Night) @ Robert Morris (corner of Vernon and Richmond Avenues)

11/15-11/21 : National Apprenticeship Week

Batavia Community Schools

Equity - Opportunity - Family

Vision

Build a better Batavia by promoting equitable learning opportunities, cultivating healthier families, and establishing a stronger community.

Mission

Unite our Batavia community and schools through shared resources, working partnerships, and open, collaborative communication.

Volunteer Opportunities

Here are some volunteer opportunities in the Batavia Community: Volunteer Opportunities listing.

Downtown Batavia Business Improvement District Events

Check out the Wreath Contest (flyer) and the December 4 parade (flyer) and holiday fun!

JOB OPPORTUNITIES FROM OUR PARTNERS

Valu Job Posting: Valu is looking for employees. Click on the job posting link to see their poster.

Premier Genesee Nursing & Rehabilitaion Center is looking for employees.

GLOW YMCA job posting : GLOW YMCA is looking for staff. Click on the job posting link to see their poster

The Grand job posting: The Grand Rehabilitation and Nursing is hiring and offering sign on bonuses for some positions and training for others! Click on the job posting link to see further information.

Six Flags Darien Lake Jobs available (and QR code for applying): Six Flags Darien Lake is looking for employees. Check out the job listing and apply online using the link above! Internships are also available see this Internship detail document and this multi page document for more information.

Community Action of Orleans and Genesee has openings in their Head Start program. Click on these job posting links full time posting and part time posting

Liberty Pumps Posting: Liberty Pumps has openings within thier Assembly Department. Click on the job posting for further information.

Expanded and Enriched Learning Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities

Here are some volunteer opportunities in the Batavia Community: Volunteer Opportunities listing.

GO ART!

Go Art! is having a Master Class and Perfomance with the author Annette Daniels Taylor on November 5. Check out this flyer about the class. Students can register for the class at www.goart.org/teens.

American Red Cross High School Career Program

Check out the link above for information on how you can be trained as a "Volunteer Medical Screener." Must be 18 years old.

BHS Band Dance Team (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.

Liberty Center for Youth

Located at the City Church's St. Anthony's site, the center is open Monday-Friday 2pm-6pm. On Tuesdays, they close at 5. Please complete the registration forms to attend. Registration forms are in English or Spanish.

Community Open Studio

Check out Liberty Arts and the art lessons for children ages 5-18 . This Art Flyer has further information.

GO-ART! Teen Center Activities

Check out the Go-Art! Teen Center (for teens, by teens) and their Afterschool Hangout! The Center is open every Wednesday-Friday from 3-5 pm. Check out the flyer for further information.

Finger Lakes Youth Apprenticeshp Program

FLYAP allows you to explore different Advanced Manufacturing career options before leaving high school! Check out this flyer and scan the QR code on it for more information. Their website is www.flyap.org.

Integrated Student Supports

Social-Emotional Teen Programming

The Richmond Memorial Library is featuring monthly events for students to develop their social-emotional skills. Check out the topics here.

Suicide Prevention trainings

NYS offers suicide prevention trainings. Please use this link to access the listing.

Medicare Vendor Fairs 2021

The Genesee County Office for the Aging is offering 4 Vendor fairs to assist in understanding changes, sign you up for plans and to answer questions and give unbiased information. See flyer for further information.

Hillside Children's Center

Hillside's Family Empowerment Network has their November 2021 Virtual Groups set up. Register 24 hours in advance. Family Empowerment Network schedule

Stretch your Food Dollars with your NY SNAP EBT Card at Farmers' Markets starting July 1.

Доступны плакаты с переводом на русский язык. Afiches de traducción al español disponibles. 提供中文翻译海报. English posters available.

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. 

Lead Hazard Control Program for Homeowners

Lead Hazard Control Program for Landlords

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

RUN until their voices are heard 5K

For Domestic Violence Awareness month, the YWCA is sponsoring a 5K on Saturday October 16 at 8:30 AM at 301 North Street. https://runsignup.com/Race/NY/Batavia/RUNuntiltheirvoicesareheard

Their 1st Annual 5k will focus on the silence that victims face in an abusive relationship. There are many reasons why victims stay in a domestic violence situation. Each survivor has their own story to tell, our role is support them in their time of need and connect them with services. YWCA, is the sole provider of domestic violence services in Genesee County. Come join us to support survivors and break the silence! Let their voices be heard!

Visit thier website at
http://www.ywcagenesee.org
to find out more about their services.

Trick or Treat at Dwyer Stadium

Batavia Muckdogs, in conjunction with Community Schools and various businesses are having a Trick or Treat Night from 4-7 on Saturday, October 23rd. See flyer for further information.

Agriculture Awareness

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!

Recovery Station

Located on Clinton Street Road is open for all who wish to participate in substance free events. Please see the October flyer and November flyer for their events.

The ARC GLOW Chili and Chowder Fest

The ARC GLOW is having a Chili and Chowder Fest on Friday, November 19 and 20th. Check out their flyer.