Category Archives: School life

Camp Invention Sparks Imagination, Creativity and Problem Solving Skills

Camp Invention is an exciting, week long science camp with activities that explore connections between science, technology, engineering, and innovation while sharpening their 21st century learning skills. Students from grades kindergarten through sixth experienced real-world problem solving, creative thinking, invention, and teamwork, during a week-long adventure rotating through several fascinating modules inspired by the Inductees […]

Congratulations To Our Graduates!

Our 2017 8th Grade Graduation Mass, including presentation of diplomas and awards, took place on Tuesday June 20, at 7:00 p.m. in St. Amelia Church. Our guest speaker was Mr. Robert Bennett, Chancellor Emeritus New York State Board of Regents. We are proud to say that 80% of our graduates will continue on to a […]

Field Day At St. Amelia

Every year at St. Amelia School we have a tradition of ending our school year with our annual Field Day. This is a day full of fun and entertaining activities for our kindergarten through 7th graders. Our Field Day is co-sponsored by the Home School Association and is coordinated by Mr. Fregelette and Mrs. Metzger. […]

8th Grade Hope Ribbon Ceremony

The Eighth grade class of St. Amelia School received their “Hope Ribbons” at a Mass this morning. Parents, faculty, parishioners and students from grades Kindergarten through grade 7 attended the ceremony. The Blue and Gold Hope Ribbon, our school colors, are a sign to all future graduates’ dedication and hard work.  They symbolize “Our Hope […]

April “Terrific Kids”

Every other month a “Terrific Kid” is selected in each class to recognize a student for working to the best of his/her ability to improve academic performance, behavior, relationships with peers, or attendance. The Kiwanis Club of Ken-Ton sponsors the “Terrific Kids” program.  Students were awarded a certificate at our “Terrific Kids” assembly on Thursday, May […]

Celebrating Mother’s Day at St. Amelia School

To honor our mothers, our students invite them to join them in the school cafeteria to celebrate ‘Muffins with Mom’.  From Kindergarten up to grade 8 they are given the opportunity to invite their mothers, or a significant person in their life, to come and have complimentary muffins, juice, and coffee with them. Our Pre-K […]

Chess Tournament Champion Crowned

On Thursday, April 27, 2017 St. Amelia School crowned its third chess champion. Last year’s winner seventh grader Patrick Reilly defeated fifth grader Finley Antonia in a spirited match. Patrick received a gold medal and a trophy. Finley received a silver medal. Semi-finalists seventh grader Harrison Sly and fifth grader Justin Johnson each received a […]