Photo: Hannah Pierson (right), Culinary Arts student from Le Roy CS, accepts the Rochester American Culinary Federation Scholarship and Chef Russell Bugbee Memorial Award from Chef Tracy Burgio, Culinary Arts instructor at the Batavia CTE Center.
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Batavia, New York, June 25 – The Batavia Career and Technical Education (CTE) Center recently celebrated the achievements of 309 seniors at an awards program earlier this month at Le Roy High School. During this ceremony, 25 scholarship awards were presented.
The scholarship winners, their programs and home schools are noted below.
Student of the Year (a.m.): Casey Shaw, Pembroke CSD, Health Dimensions
Student of the Year (p.m.): Zachary Boneberg, Le Roy CSD, Criminal Justice
Blakeslee Award: Christian Bradt, Oakfield-Alabama CSD, Building Trades
Donald Abramo Jr. Memorial Award: Vanessa Horseman, Batavia CSD, Metal Trades; Garrett Sando, Byron-Bergen CSD, Metal Trades
Gene Haas Foundation Scholarship: Matthew Kurowski, Attica CSD, Metal Trades
Master Manufacturing Scholarship: Matthew Kurowski, Attica CSD, Metal Trades
James P. Donnelly Memorial Award: Bradly Arnold, Oakfield-Alabama CSD, Building Trades; Cameron Brumsted, Byron-Bergen CSD, Building Trades
Paul Levin’s Memorial Award: Ethan Conrad, Notre Dame -- Batavia, Building Trades
Batavia Rod & Gun Club Memorial Scholarship: Brandon Lewis, Byron-Bergen CSD, Building Trades
Roy H. Turnbull Memorial Scholarship Award: Kyler Chambry, Byron-Bergen CSD, Building Trades
Ignatius J. Radesi Memorial Award: Benjamin Lathan, Byron-Bergen CSD, Building Trades
Pullinzi Family Scholarship: Christopher Decker, Attica CSD, Building Trades
Building Trades Alumni Award: Joseph Aguglia, Attica CSD, Building Trades
Homeowner Award: Chandler Bow, Byron-Bergen CSD, Building Trades
Jason H. Rowcliffe Memorial Scholarship: Timothy Herter, Attica CSD, Culinary Arts
Chef Russell Bugbee Memorial Award: Hannah Pierson, Le Roy CSD, Culinary Arts
Rochester American Culinary Federation Scholarship: Hannah Pierson, Le Roy CSD, Culinary Arts
Josh Mouery Memorial Award: Danny Pernesky, Le Roy CSD, Culinary Arts
B.J. Mancuso Memorial Award: Taylor Almeter, Attica CSD, Cosmetology
Batavia Rotary Club Memorial Fund Scholarship: Rachel Tebor, Pembroke CSD, Cosmetology
Dr. Charles Holowach Memorial Scholarship: Kim Davis, Pavilion CSD, Health Careers Academy; Paige Perry, Attica CSD, Health Careers Academy; Ethan Hutchins, Notre Dame Batavia, Health Careers Academy.
The Batavia Career and Technical Education Center is a program of the Genesee Valley Educational Partnership. The Partnership operates as a Board of Cooperative Educational Services offering shared programs and services to 22 component school districts located in Genesee, Wyoming, Livingston and Steuben counties in New York State.