Welcome to Student Services

  • The Student Services Department is coordinated by Shana Cutaia, Director of Student Services. Cutaia has almost 20 years of educational experience. She began her teaching career in Pittsford as a middle school social studies teacher, went on to become the assistant principal at Brighton’s Twelve Corners Middle School, and most recently served as the principal at Barker Road Middle School.

    As Director of Student Services, Cutaia will be responsible for the nursing and counseling programs, health, safety and wellness initiatives, including the management of COVID-19 reporting, and the diversity and equity programs.

    Cutaia has a Bachelor’s Degree in history from Nazareth College, a Master’s Degree from St. John Fisher College, and a certificate in educational administration from SUNY Brockport. She also holds a certificate in Strategic Human Resources from Cornell University.

    The Student Services department is located at the District Office in the east wing of Barker Road Middle School.

    75 Barker Road
    Room 401 - East Wing
    Pittsford, NY 14534

Contact Information

  • Name/Title Phone Email
    Shana Cutaia, Director of Student Services 585-267-1023
    Orlando Benzan, Coordinator of Equity & Inclusivity 585-267-3559
    Maria Hill, Coordinator of Social Emotional Learning 585-267-3770
    Leyland Akyuz, Student and Family Engagement Coordinator 585-267-3747
    Jessica Sabbour, Tutoring Center Coordinator 585-267-3920
    Marie Kutny, Assistant to the Director of Student Services   585-267-1023
    Patricia Kearns, Central Registrar   585-267-1027

Shana Cutaia, Director of Student Services

Shana Cutaia

NYSED Complaint Resolution Process for Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Funded Programs

  • NYSED Complaint resolution process for Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Funded Programs

    Use this link to access the process outlined by the New York State Education Department to file complaints and allow for the timely resolution of such complaints. The procedures meet the requirements of ESSA Section 8304(a)(3)(C) and 34 CFR Part 299, Subpart F - Complaint Procedures.