Allegany Central School Alumni Association

Note: Dinner Dance at New Location !!

2016 Annual Alumni Dinner - Saturday, August 6th at the Allegany American Legion 4350 NYS Rte. 417 Allegany, NY 14706

Reservations must be submitted before July 29th and can be downloaded by clicking on the Newsletter below

2016 Alumni Annual Banquet Newsletter

OFFICERS:

President: James Boser (Class of 1955)

Board Secretary: Cora (Rickard) Martin (Class of 1965)

Corresponding Sect/Treasurer: Carolyn (Gleason) Hemphill (Class of 1971) - (716) 372-0502

Scholarship Chairman: Pat (McDonald) Riehle (Class of 1969) - (716) 397-0179

Historian: Nancy Phearsdorf (Class of 1975)

School Liason Suzan (Giardini) Snyder

BOARD MEMBERS:

Marge (Karl) Geise (Class of 1961) / Joyce (Keim) Jonak(Class of 1959)

John Williams (Class of 1964) / Dominic Papasergi (Class of 1977)

To e-mail Officers and/or Board Members Click on the names in blue

  • 2016 Annual Alumni Dinner - Saturday, August 6th at the ***New Location*** - Allegany American Legion 4350 NYS Rte. 417 Allegany, NY 14706 - ***New Location***
  • Looking for Class Coordinators for 5 year anniversary classes:
    • If you would like to help please call or e-mail any of the Officers listed above.
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  • All Allegany Central School Alumni If you have moved or you have not been receiving your annual newsletter please forward us your address so that we can make sure we have it correct in our database. We would also appreciate e-mail addresses as we hope to start sending the newsletter by e-mail in the near future to save on postage!

Congratulations to the 2016 Scholarship Winners

Zane Porterfield and Shannia Ball won this year’s ACS Alumni Scholarships, an annually awarded scholarship in the amount of $1,000 per school year for four years. Zane is the son of Wade and Robyn Porterfield. He is planning on attending Chatham University and majoring in Biology and becoming a neurosurgeon. Shannia is the daughter of Michael Ball and Natalie Ball. Shannia plans on attending St, John Fisher College and majoring in nursing.

Jacob Yonker won this year’s Miss Dorothy Karl Scholarship, a one-time payment scholarship in the amount of $1,000. Jacob is the son of Todd and Shannon Yonker and plans to attend SUNY Cortland. He will major in Early Childhood Education.

Adelyn Collins won this year’s Clem & Ida Martiny Scholarship, a one-time payment scholarship in the amount of $1,000. Adelyn is the daughter of Sean and Kristen Collins. Adelyn will attend SUNY Cortland in the fall and major in Early Childhood Education.

The Charles Lyle and Mildred Belding Scholarship is a $2,000 scholarship awarded to a senior from Allegany-Limestone who is planning to attend an accredited New York State college pursuing a course of study in business, technical, culinary, nursing or automotive programs. Ryan Volz was this year’s recipient of this scholarship. He is the son of David (Class of 1988) and Kelly (Geise) (Class of 1988) Volz. He plans to attend Rochester Institute of Technology and major in Game Design and Development.

ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE TO SENIORS AT ALLEGANY LIMESTONE CENTRAL SCHOOL

A.C.S. ALUMNI ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIPThis scholarship was established in 1966 to give an Allegany-Limestone graduate a $1,000 award each year that he/she attends an accredited college or university. The recipient is chosen based on financial need, academic excellence, extracurricular activities, personal essay and two recommendations. The recipient must be a full-time Allegany-Limestone student. The award is $1,000.00 per year with a maximum of four (4) years. Only one family member can receive this scholarship.
SPECIAL NOTE:
Please be aware that we do award (2) of the A.C.S. Alumni Association Scholarship ($4,000/each)

ACS ALUMNI CLEM & IDA MARTINY SCHOLARSHIP This $1,000.00 one time award was established in 2005 to be awarded to an Allegany-Limestone senior who is planning to attend an accredited college or university, pursuing a course of study in the field of education and will receive teacher certification. The recipient must be a full time student of Allegany-Limestone Central School. The choice is based on academic excellence, extra curricular activities and personal essay.
This scholarship was made possible by a bequest of Clem Martiny in honor of his wife Ida Mohr Martiny who was a teacher in the Allegany Central School system for 40 years.

THE DOROTHY T. KARL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP This $1,000 scholarship has been established in honor of Miss Dorothy Karl by her family and members of the ACS Class of 1961. Miss Karl was a math teacher at Allegany Central School for 37 years. It will be awarded to a high school senior from Allegany-Limestone who is planning to attend an accredited college or university pursuing a course of study in the field of education and will receive teacher certification. The recipient will be a good student, one who works hard at both academic and personal pursuits, but doesn't necessarily have to be at the top of his or her class academically. In addition, this candidate should demonstrate an enduring commitment to qualities associated with exemplary character.

THE CHARLES (LYLE) AND MILDRED M. BELDING SCHOLORSHIP This $2,000 scholarship has been established in honor of Charles Lyle and Mildred Belding given by their son Mr. Chuck Belding. It will be awarded to a high school senior from Allegany-Limestone who is planning to attend an accredited college, university or community college pursuing a course of study in business, engineering, science and technical to include nursing, culinary or computer programs. The recipient is chosen based on financial need and academics.
SPECIAL NOTE:
This scholarship will be awarded to a senior who will be attending a college, university or community college within New York State.

NOTE: Some of the above award amounts may vary. Amounts may be adjusted up or down, depending on the number of successful candidates for the award, the economy, or other financial considerations. Members of the Alumni Board will independently score each application, and then a composite score of the members will determine the successful candidates.

Related Links

ACS Alumni Newsletters
Allegany Central School Alumni Photos
Allegany Limestone High Alumni
Heritage Days Newsletters

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