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Annunciation School Still Accepting Applications for Pre-K Through Grade 8

Annunciation School Still Accepting Applications for Pre-K Through Grade 8

Annunciation School in Elma, home of The Center for Health Science, a unique two-year curriculum for students in seventh and eighth grade, continues to accept applications for the 2012-13 school year. The school serves children in Pre-K3, Pre-K4, Kindergarten and Grades 1-8 from several area school districts.

In addition to The Center for Health Science, the school has made several upgrades and improvements over the past two years. Recently completed projects include an expanded Pre-K program, new floors throughout the school, a new gym floor, an expanded sports program, new computers and SMART Boards, a new website and more. 

Car Show Featuring ‘20s Classics to Benefit Scholarships

Car Show Featuring ‘20s Classics to Benefit Scholarships

HAMBURG, N.Y. –  “A Classic Evening: Hilbert College Celebrates the Roaring ‘20s,” a vintage car show to support student scholarships featuring the award-winning collections of the Gernatt and Gacioch families, will be held from 6-8 p.m. Aug. 21 on Hilbert’s campus at 5200 South Park Ave., Hamburg.

The outdoor show in the campus quad will include cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and music of the era by the Buffalo Swing Band.  Cost is $100 per person. All proceeds will benefit Hilbert student scholarships.

Tickets may be purchased online at www.hilbert.edu/car-show or by contacting Alaina Houseknecht, special events coordinator, at 926-8938 or e-mail ahouseknecht@hilbert.edu. Event sponsorship opportunities also are available.

Annunciation’s Class of 2012 Earns Over $90,000 in Scholarship Money

Annunciation’s Class of 2012 Earns Over $90,000 in Scholarship Money

The nine graduating eighth grade students making up the Class of 2012 at Annunciation School in Elma have earned a collective $91,050 in scholarship money to attend local Catholic and private high schools beginning in the 2012-13 school year.

The scholarship money has been offered by St. Mary’s High School, Nichols School, Buffalo Seminary and Sacred Heart Academy.

Annunciation School Receives Greater Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame Grant

Annunciation School Receives Greater Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame Grant

Annunciation School in Elma was recently named a recipient of a 2012 Greater Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame Amateur Sports Development Fund (ASDF) grant. The grant was used to introduce a new soccer team at the school, located at 7580 Clinton St.

This is the second year in a row that the school has received a grant from the ASDF. Annunciation used last year’s grant to offer a new softball program.

IRS Tax Workshop Being Offered to Nonprofit Organizations

IRS Tax Workshop Being Offered to Nonprofit Organizations

HAMBURG, N.Y. – A one-day IRS tax workshop designed to help small and medium-size nonprofit organizations gain a better understanding of tax-exempt responsibilities, employment issues and related areas will be hosted by the Hilbert College Center for Adult and Graduate Studies.

The workshop, which is one of only two being offered in the Northeast this year, will take place from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. July 17 in Michael’s Banquet Facility at 4885 Southwestern Blvd., Hamburg. CLE, CPE and CE credits will be available for participating professionals.

Experienced IRS tax exempt organization specialists will address the benefits and requirements to maintain tax-exempt status, unrelated business income, including gaming activities, employment matters, an overview of the redesigned Form 990, and required disclosures.

Featured luncheon speaker will be Joseph Roccisano, director of agency relations at United Way of Buffalo and Erie County.

Annunciation has Youth Programs for Summer and Beyond

Annunciation has Youth Programs for Summer and Beyond

Annunciation School in Elma, a growing Catholic elementary school serving children from Pre-K3 through Grade 8, has programs to entertain and educate children this summer and beyond!

Annunciation’s annual KinderKamp program, designed to help ease entry into a formal school setting through creative learning experiences, will be offered from 9 a.m. to noon June 11-15. This unique program is open to students preparing to enter kindergarten at any school. Activities offered at KinderKamp include letter and number recognition, story comprehension, art, fun and games. To register or for more information, please call the school office at 681-1327.

Aurora Waldorf School Completes $60,000 Front Entrance Project

Aurora Waldorf School Completes $60,000 Front Entrance Project

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Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Celebrating School’s 20th year to include Time Capsule Installation

West Falls, New York –Aurora Waldorf School (AWS), an independent school providing a rigorous academic curriculum along with outstanding programs of movement, arts, and practical skills invites the entire community to a front entrance ribbon cutting and time capsule installation Saturday May 19, 2012 from 9:30-10am at 525 West Falls Road as it celebrates 20 years of teaching the right lesson at the right time.