ON BOCES District Superintendent Distributes Scholarships
Two students from the Orleans Career and Technical Education Center and two students from the Niagara Career and Technical Education Center are the recipients of scholarships from Orleans/Niagara BOCES District Superintendent Dr. Clark Godshall.
The Dr. Clark J. Godshall Scholarship was created to recognize students at Orleans/Niagara BOCES who will be either continuing their education in a vocational and technical field or joining the skilled workforce. The goal of the scholarship is to provide four scholarships in the amount of $500 to be used for either attending an accredited vocational or technical program for the purpose of improving their workforce skills or to use for preparing the student for the working world.
Congratulations go to:
Brooke Bearss, a Lyndonville student, in the Early Childhood Education Program taught by Christine Burdick at the Orleans Career and Technical Education Center. Brooke will be attending SUNY Cortland to pursue a degree in Early Childhood and Childhood Education.
Jonathan Pestinger, a Barker student, in the Computer Technology Program taught by Paul Herrmann at the Orleans Career and Technical Education Center. Jonathan will be attending University at Buffalo for Computer Science.
Claire Szathmary, a Starpoint student, in the Graphics Communication Program taught by Susan Staddon-Zelasko at the Niagara Career and Technical Education Center. Claire will be studying Graphic Design at SUNY Fredonia.
Elliot Wilczak, a Niagara Wheatfield student, in the Conservation Program taught by Paul Dewey at the Niagara Career and Technical Education Center. Elliot is attending Niagara County Community College for Horticulture. His future plans are to own his own landscaping construction business.