September 2023

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May 2023

  •  Superintendent Mike Pero

    A Message from Superintendent Pero: Update on Capital Improvement Projects

    Pittsford Schools are moving forward with implementing safety initiatives included in the recently approved capital improvement project that details additional safety and security measures for students and staff. The initial focus will be to harden the main entrances and create...

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    Board Insights: 2023-2024 Budget Vote

    The Board of Education election and 2023-2024 budget vote are fast approaching on May 16. The budget process is essentially a year-long process, and this year was no exception...

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    Voting Reminders

    The 2023-2024 Budget Vote and School Board Election is May 16, 2023 from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. at Barker Road Middle School Gymnasium. The budget maintains all instructional programs for students, enhances mental health services and reflects a large decrease in the District’s debt service related to capital project financing...

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    Pittsford Central School District Recognized as one of the “2023 Best Communities for Music Education”

    The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Foundation has again named Pittsford Central School District one the “2023 Best Communities for Music Education.” Pittsford CSD is among 830 school districts nationwide to receive this award...

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  •  Mental Health Awareness Month

    May is Mental Health Awareness Month

    May is Mental Health Awareness Month, dedicated to raising awareness about mental health, reducing stigma around mental health issues, and promoting education and advocacy. Mental health includes emotional, psychological, and social well-being. It affects how people think, feel, and act. It also impacts their ability to cope with stress, engage in relationships, and make decisions...

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December 2022

  •  Superintendent Michael Pero

    A Message from Superintendent Pero: Hear from Our Students in New Video about Inclusivity

    “I Am Pittsford Schools” is the theme of a new video that highlights the diversity of backgrounds and unique stories that make up the student body of Pittsford Schools.
    By interviewing students of different ages, abilities, religions, race, gender identities and backgrounds...

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    Board Insights: Reflecting on December and Looking Ahead

    2022 is quickly coming to a close, and December has been a very busy and exciting month in Pittsford Schools. The District hosted a Power Hour on December 5 on Supporting Students with Anxiety. As a testament to just how important this topic is to the community...

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    Capital Improvement Project Under Consideration

    An updated referendum proposal was presented to the Board of Education at its regular meeting on Tuesday, December 13. Board members reviewed financial and architectural considerations including the addition of vestibules that will provide more secure entrances at every school, building repairs and renovations...

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    Pink the Rink

    The 13th Annual Pink the Rink Hockey Games to Benefit the Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester will take place Saturday, January 7, 2023 at the Bill Grays Regional Ice Plex. Pittsford Panthers face off against Fairport starting at 6 p.m. for JV and Varsity at 7:30 p.m...

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  • Winter Recess Reminder

    Reminder: Schools are closed for Winter Recess from Friday, December 23, to Monday, January 2. Classes resume Tuesday, January 3.

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November 2022

  •  Superintendent Michael Pero

    A Message from Superintendent Pero: SSAC Seeks to Make a Positive Impact

    The energy and excitement of being part of something impactful was palpable as new and returning students of the Superintendent’s Student Advisory Council (SSAC) animatedly greeted each other, snacked on pizza and found themselves effortlessly slipping into conversations...

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    Board Insights: Gratitude to PCSD Community

    As we wrap up the first quarter of the school year, the Board of Education would like to take a moment to reflect upon our outstanding Pittsford Schools community. At the center of our work are always our Pittsford students who lead us to do our best work and be our best selves...

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    Safe School Helpline Launch

    Pittsford CSD knows that keeping children safe is a top priority for parents/guardians and schools. On November 7, 2022, PCSD introduced the Safe School Helpline®, a service used by school districts nationwide that offers an easy anonymous way for anyone to report information about situations that might affect safety at our schools...

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    BOE Budget Development Meeting Schedule

    The development of a school district’s budget is a thoughtful, year-long, multi-faceted process that includes careful long-term planning, budget preparation, presentation, review by the Board of Education and community members, formal budget adoption...

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    Pittsford Students Participate in Rochester’s 3rd Annual Summit to End Hate

    Members of the Superintendent’s Student Advisory Council attended “Brave Spaces 2022: Rochester’s Third Annual Summit to End Hate” on Friday, October 21, at the Memorial Art Gallery. Students participated in breakout sessions on “Bullying and Mental Unwellness..."

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October 2022

September 2022

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  • Superintendent Pero's e-Newsletter highlights important initiatives occurring throughout the school year. "Communicating in a timely and efficient manner is imperative in this day and age where advances in technology have raised the expectation of information being shared and received in real time," said Superintendent Michael Pero. "I'm really excited about connecting with the PCSD community in this way. There are so many wonderful things occurring throughout the District, and this is just one more way to share information with community members."

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