We are now preparing for the 2018-2019 school budget. An overview of the 2018-2019 budget process is set for Monday, March 12, 2018, and Monday, March 26, 2018, at the regularly scheduled Board meetings beginning at 7:00 p.m. An opportunity to review the budget process is being provided to the community through budget outreach meetings that will be held on Wednesday, March 14, 2018, and Monday, March 19, 2018. Each meeting will be held from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at T. J. Connor Elementary School on the 3rd floor in the Board Room.
All budget information is available on the District website. Access the page by clicking here.
Community members who are interested in running for the Board of Education can obtain informational materials, expenditure statements, and nominating petitions by clicking on the following link: Board Candidate Petition Information or by contacting the School District Clerk at 585-889-6247.
Qualifications for Board members are as follows: (1) citizen of the United States; (2) eighteen years of age; (3) District resident for at least one year prior to the election; and (4) an individual who is not employed by the District.
The deadline for interested candidates to submit their petitions with a minimum of 25 signatures is 4:30 p.m. on Monday, April 16, 2018, at the District Office, T. J. Connor Elementary, Room 306. Two seats will be voted on at the Budget Vote on May 15, 2018.
If you are a Wheatland-Chili graduate and would like to share the story of your accomplishments and how WCCSD helped you achieve your success, please email Deborah_Leh@wheatland.k12.ny.us with details. You may consider sharing the story of your military service, the college you attended and how it led to a successful career, how WEMOCO provided the foundation for your career choice, etc. Help us inspire our current Wheatland-Chili students by sharing your stories.
Thank you for your support of our schools! The following are the results of the Wheatland-Chili $11,113,000 capital improvement project vote:
Yes – 140; No – 24 PASSED
The Wheatland-Chili Central School District hosted a community panel discussion on school safety. The March 6 public meeting featured a diverse group of panelists who discussed the measures the district is taking to ensure student safety.
The Wheatland-Chili Drama Club is proud to present In The Heights as its 2018 musical production. Wheatland-Chili will be one of the first high schools in the area to perform the musical, which is Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda’s first masterpiece. Tickets are $10 and will go on sale Wednesday, March 7. Tickets can be purchased in the main office of the Middle/High School, reserved over the phone by calling 889-6235, or at the door on the day of the show.
One of our Board of Education goals relates to community outreach, and providing our parents and community with information so they are well informed. We have launched our Electronic Newsletter to support this goal. The Electronic Newsletter is available biweekly, and includes current news from our schools. Current issues are available on our website in our Quick Links
The Monroe 2- Orleans BOCES (WEMOCO) will be open on Saturday, March 24, for a skills showcase and fundraising event for their Skills USA competitions.
The Wheatland-Chili production of In the Heights received some big name encouragement in the form of a tweet from the play’s writer and lyricist Lin-Manuel Miranda.
The Wheatland-Chili Central School District community is committed to academic excellence which empowers all individuals to become motivated learners and challenges them to excel as citizens in a global society.