Depew UFSD
Yesterday, approximately 140 Depew Middle School students were honored at the annual Character Education Breakfast. This event, sponsored by the Lancaster-Depew Rotary Club, celebrates the efforts these students made throughout the year in displaying positive character traits.
about 1 month ago, Depew UFSD
Depew Schools
Good evening, This is a reminder to all families that since the District exceeded its allowable emergency closing days, this Friday, May 24, 2019, is now an instructional day. All students K-12 are expected to attend. Thank you.
about 1 month ago, Depew Schools
Depew Schools
Buy Tickets for the Cayuga Heights production of Disney's Alice in Wonderland Jr. on June 5 & 6. Purchase online at www.showtix4u.com
about 1 month ago, Depew Schools
Depew Schools
Don't miss the Wellcats for Life Family Fun Night on May 21. The event will include a fun run/walk and 5K race, Wildcat Combine (obstacle course) and physical education showcase. See the flyer and fill out the Google Form to enter! https://bit.ly/2GWyQpd
about 1 month ago, Depew Schools
Depew UFSD
Jordan Kanick was nominated for the prep talk player of the week with our opening 7-1 win at Cheektowaga. Please vote for Jordan Kanick for prep talk player of the week! https://twitter.com/bufnewspreptalk/status/1115355836862357511?s=21
3 months ago, Depew UFSD
Depew Schools
Don't miss the Depew High School Band's Beatles Spectacular Saturday, April 13 at 7 p.m. in the HS Aud! See you there!
3 months ago, Depew Schools
Depew UFSD
Exciting night tonight at Depew UFSD! Our 2nd Family STEAM Night takes place at Depew HS from 6 to 8 pm. All are welcome!! STEAM is out of this world at Depew!
3 months ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Students in Mrs. Ziobro's class worked on building rainbows in a St. Patrick's day STEAM activity to see how many coins they could balance in their pot.
3 months ago, Depew UFSD
Depew Schools
Parents are invited to a Community Conversation to Learn About Adolescent Vaping on March 6 from 6-8PM at the Lancaster Opera House. Learn proactive approaches, meet School Resource Officers and see devices on display.
4 months ago, Depew Schools
Depew Schools
The Family Snowshoe Event scheduled for February 9 has been CANCELED.
5 months ago, Depew Schools
Depew UFSD
The Tech Savvy Girl’s STEM Conference is coming up March 16 at UB. It’s only $5 and includes a full day of workshops, skills training, lunch and networking. Click here for more information. https://originaltechsavvy.org/
5 months ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Sixth grade students at DMS participated in the first paper airplane challenge yesterday. Over 20 students built and flew their airplanes in a student organized competition,complete with prizes. #DepewSTEAM
5 months ago, Depew UFSD
Depew Schools
Monday, February 11 will be converted from a full day to a half-day for all students K-12. The Depew Teacher Organization will hold a required contract ratification meeting. High School and Middle School will dismiss at 11:18 a.m. and the Elementary School will dismiss at noon.
5 months ago, Depew Schools
Depew Schools
This afternoon, the Depew High School was notified by the Erie County Health Department that we have had a case of Pertussis (whooping cough) reported. Pertussis is a highly contagious disease that is spread through the air by coughing. More information on the website.
5 months ago, Depew Schools
Depew UFSD
Depew Junior, Jersey Phillips has been nominated for the Buffalo News Prep Talk Girls Athlete of the Week for Girls Ice Hockey. She plays for the Lancaster/Iroquois/Depew team in the Section VI Federation and is having a great year! Cast your vote here: https://bit.ly/2HdmBIt
5 months ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Students in 8th grade ELA use Book Creator to culminate a nonfiction reading unit by demonstrating their knowledge on a topic they researched.
6 months ago, Depew UFSD
Depew Schools
The March 23 Band Craft Show is now sold out to vendors. See you at the show!
6 months ago, Depew Schools
Depew Schools
After School and Evening Activities are Cancelled for today, Dec. 6. The sixth grade Band and Chorus Concert is rescheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 18 at 7:30 p.m. in the High School Auditorium.
7 months ago, Depew Schools
Depew UFSD
Help Cayuga Heights win $1000.00 in the Joe Basil Cheverolet . Use this link to like the picture of Cayuga Heights! https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.2866306303395169&type=1&l=6899edec9c The top 5 get $1000.00 each
7 months ago, Depew UFSD
Depew Schools
The Girls JV and Varsity Game scheduled for tonight at 6 p.m. has been cancelled.
7 months ago, Depew Schools
Depew UFSD
Depew High School studnets repurpose Pringles cans to create "monsters". #DepewSTEAM
7 months ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Depw HS students repurposed Pringle cans to design and make "monsters". #DepewSTEAM
7 months ago, Depew UFSD
Depew Schools
​The 16th Annual Depew High School Talent Show is Nov. 15 at 7 p.m. in the auditorium. The theme is License to drive. All money raisedto the high school character education program. Please come out and show your support!
8 months ago, Depew Schools
Depew UFSD
Students at Cayuga Heights had some Halloween fun with a candy corn STEAM activity. #DepewSTEAM
8 months ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
DMS students have a scary good time racing the cars they designed and created in Technology class. #DepewSTEAM
8 months ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Depew High School students win the 13th annual pumpkin launch contest, making it 2 wins in a row. They also set 2 records. https://www.wgrz.com/article/news/local/13th-annual-pumpkin-launching-contest/71-606501445
8 months ago, Depew UFSD
Depew Schools
Please check out our new Parent/Student Portal which is available in the menu on each of our school pages. Here is the link: https://ps.depewschools.org/
9 months ago, Depew Schools
Depew UFSD
DHS Honor Society Fundraiser Wednesday September 19th, 2018 from 3pm until 9pm Five Guys Burgers and Fries--Depew (Transit Rd)Location Only. Five Guys will donate 20% from all sales that mention “Depew”. mention "Depew" at check out.
9 months ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
As of August 16, 2018 the repair cost for damaged Chromebooks will change. Students who damage the keyboard will pay $30.00 instead of $100.00. The fee schedule is as follows: Lost device, broken screen, or damaged body is $100.00 Damaged keyboard or lost power cord is $30.00
10 months ago, Depew UFSD
Depew Schools
11 months ago, Depew Schools
Depew Schools
WELLCATS Campers went to the Buffalo Zoo! See more at https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/198345/July_23.pdf
11 months ago, Depew Schools
Depew Schools
Fall Sports Physicals will be offered in the Middle School Nurses Office on Monday, Aug. 6 from 8 a.m. to noon for JV and Varsity and Wednesday Aug. 15 from 8 to 11 a.m. for Modified athletes.
11 months ago, Depew Schools
Depew Schools
The WELLCATS FOR LIFE CAMP is off to a great start! See the newsletters and pictures on our website and Facebook!
11 months ago, Depew Schools
Depew Schools
There will be a special board of education meeting on Aug. 1 at 7 a.m. in the HS Room 124A. The public is welcome to attend.
11 months ago, Depew Schools
Depew Schools
Curbs are in on the back access road, fine grading is being conducted on the new athletic field and testing is done. Follow Capital project updates on our website, Facebook and live camera feed!
11 months ago, Depew Schools
Depew UFSD
Watch progress on our Multi-sport field project by clicking here or on our District main page menu. http://wcaf.depewschools.org//mjpg/video.mjpg?resolution=1280x720
about 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Staff and students raised $5500 on behalf of Juvenile Diabetes this spring in their annual JDRF Fundraiser! Thank you to all who participated.
about 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Don't forget to vote on May 15 on the school budget and election. The final budget presentation is available now at http://5il.co/2w3j
about 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Check out the Cayuga Heights Elementary page for the first news report!
about 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Students from Depew Middle that participate in SABAH, take part in "dry land" training at Bud Bakewell Rink.
about 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
USACE presented an overview of what a Civil Engineer does in the Army to a group of Depew HS students.
about 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew Schools
In case you missed Lunch Hero Day on WIVB Friday. Here's the link: http://www.wivb.com/news/school-lunch-hero-day_20180504205527/1160028890
about 1 year ago, Depew Schools
Depew Schools
The 4th annual Lunch Hero Day was a success! Students celebrated food service workers with thoughtful gifts and cards. See it on WIVB Channel 4 in the 4 o'clock hour today!
about 1 year ago, Depew Schools
Depew Schools
Please note: The date of the National Junior Honor Society Induction has been changed to May 2 at 6 p.m.
about 1 year ago, Depew Schools
Depew UFSD
Dr. Jeffrey Rabey (aka Reading Man) visited Mrs. Valint's kindergarten class to read with her students.
about 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew Schools
Depew High School Student Council has been recognized as a 2018 National Gold Council of Excellence. This award is given to those who demonstrate the highest levels of leadership.
about 1 year ago, Depew Schools
Nicole Gugino
The DHS Annual PTSO Theme Tray Auction will be held on Friday, May 11 in the DHS Gymnasium & Cafe. Doors open at 6 p.m. First drawing at 8 p.m.
about 1 year ago, Nicole Gugino
Depew UFSD
Fourth graders made monsters with aluminum foil teeth. They then used the SCRATCH coding program to program a sound code for each tooth and hooked it up to the MakeyMakey invention kit so that a different sound was played when each tooth was touched. https://youtu.be/TxlDZ9E7rRY
about 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Lancaster CSD is hosting an Internet Safety/Cell phone use parent program on Monday April 23 at 6:30 at Lancaster Middle School. All are welcome to attend! Call (716) 686-3806 will any questions.
about 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Only a few days left to nominate an outstanding alumni for the 2018 Wall of Fame. Nominations close April 6. See the news story on the district website homepage for application form.
about 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
The glow bug garden is all lit up and ready for our STEAM Family Festival. The event is about to start, March 22 from 6 to 8 pm. https://youtu.be/AzxI_nClOuo
over 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Cayuga Students are making glow bugs. They are preparing for our Glow Garden exhibit as part of STEAM Night, March 22 from 6 to 8 pm at Depew High School. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jsc9X8gcghY
over 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Registration is open for the Wellcats for Life Summer camp. This popular program for kids grade K-8 is again offered for four weeks this summer. Don't delay! Check website homepage for form/info
over 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Depew High School’s production of Disney’s the Little Mermaid will take place at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 16 and at 2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 17. Tickets go on sale this Monday, March 5.
over 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Nominations for the 2018 Depew Union Free School District Wall of Fame are now being accepted. Completed applications should be forwarded to the attention of Jeffrey R. Rabey, superintendent.
over 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Students in Mrs. Fatta and Mrs. Pawlak's classes are learning about the Winter Olympoics, science, math and and social studies. All week they have learned about and experienced different events.
over 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Depew Middle School grade 8 class officers give a little Valentines Day gift to all eighth graders.
over 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
The Wellcats for Life PEP Grant is hosting the first Wildcat Family Snowshoe Walk from 10 a.m. to Noon Saturday, Feb. 10 at the Depew High School multi-purpose room and café.
over 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
It will be a special evening on Monday, Feb. 12 as the top four scorers in Depew High School boys’ basketball history will return to be honored before the boys’ varsity game against Cleveland Hill.
over 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Middle school students create robot art during the grade 6 STEAM class to celebrate the upcoming Olympics.
over 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Depew Middle School students work in the Library Makerspace creating, planning and building together.
over 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Recently, the Potsdam Pitches, a co-ed cappella group from SUNY Potsdam, ended their winter tour at Depew High School.The artist provided a 40-minute master class for the high school choir students. 
over 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
The Wellcats for Life PEP Grant is hosting the first Wildcat Family Snowshoe Walk from 10 a.m. to Noon Saturday, Feb. 10 at the Depew High School multi-purpose room and café.
over 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Students from Mr. Nagy's class are working on the Z-Space computers in the Library Makerspace.
over 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Students in Mr. Balisteri's class design, make and test Olympic skiers using foil during STEAM enrichment class with Mrs. Pulaski.
over 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Students from Mrs. Smaczniak's class learn about Bobsledding and coding using Ozobots in STEAM enrichment with Mrs. Pulaski.
over 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Congratulations to the 2018 Depew Middle School Spelling Bee champion Pamela McCarty and runner-up Hannah Stocklosa. McCarty correctly spelled the word quadrillion to claim the victory.
over 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
The Depew Union Free School District will be closed Friday, Jan. 5 due to the weather. Enjoy the weekend, and stay safe.
over 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew Middle School
Congrats to basketball player Chad Biersbach for reaching the 1,000 point mark.
over 1 year ago, Depew Middle School
Depew UFSD
Thank you to the Depew Bee for the great article on the kids at Depew Middle School entitled Pie in the face: Student generosity, fun go hand in hand
over 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
At the recent Depew Union Free School District Board of Education meeting, the board adopted a new recognition process to go with the Depew Union Free School District’s Board of Education Recognition Award. More information will be forthcoming in the coming weeks.
over 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
The 2017 Wall of Fame award recipients have contributed greatly to the well-being of our society by sharing their talents. Read more about the 2017 Hall of Fame honorees. http://5il.co/2274
over 1 year ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Welcome back to the 2017-18 school year!. We shared our opening day traditions with WIVB News. Watch their coverage, http://wivb.com/2017/09/06/depew-high-schoolers-carry-on-back-to-school-tradition/
almost 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Check out Buffalo News Refresh section tomorrow (9/2/17). Wellcats for Life summer camp is featured. http://buffalonews.com/2017/08/31/make-room-family-fitness-school-starts/
almost 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Immediate openings for permanent and substitute school bus drivers. Applications available at DUFSD Bus Garage, 5261 Transit Road, 686-5155. Training arrangements provided for those who qualify.
almost 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Wellcats for Life summer camp winds up today. The free four-week program gave kids a chance to stay active and have fun with friends this summer.
almost 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Due to flooding, all summer school programming will be cancelled on Friday, July 14. Staff will report. The Wildcats for Life summer camp is also cancelled.
almost 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Cayuga Heights students pictured on front page of today's (6/21/17) The Buffalo News in story about school lunches.
about 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Check out today's Buffalo News online for a feature about our school lunch program. http://buffalonews.com/2017/05/10/school-lunch-worker-roles-changed-importance-remains/
about 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Honoring our Lunch Lady heroes today at all three buildings. Thank you for all you do for our students to serve them breakfast and lunch.
about 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Tune into Ch. 7 morning show now to get a glimpse of the DHS fitness center and hear how QR codes on equipment help students track their fitness.
about 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Middle School
So proud of our DMS Freedom in America essay and poster contestants presenting this morning. What great messages they share!
about 2 years ago, Middle School
Depew UFSD
Join us in congratulating Susan Frey, assistant superintendent, on receiving the 2017 Award for Excellence in the category of Administration from the WNY Educational Service Council.
about 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Keeping our kids safe in cyberspace. Parents, three internet cyberspace safety forums are being held March 29, 30 and April 6. Check the News area on the district website homepage for the flier.
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Our youngest students are sharing how they use technology at tonight's district Literacy Night in a World Yet to be Imagined
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Tonight (3/23/17) is Literacy Night - a district-wide celebration of technology. Come see "A World Yet to be Imagined." Event starts in the DHS aud. at 6 pm, various sessions, displays run til 8 p.m.
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
If you've never heard of Zearn, Quizlet, Nearpod or Kahoot, then you MUST come to Literacy Night on Thursday at 6 pm at DHS. You'll see how Depew students in K-12 use these programs and more!
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
"A World Yet to be Imagined" on Thursday (3/23/17) at 6 pm at DHS features K-12 students discussing and demonstrating how technology is used in class! Don't miss it! The schedule: http://5il.co/zcb
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Depew Schools are closed Wednesday, March 15, 2017 due to inclement weather.
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Depew Schools are closed on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 due to inclement weather.
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
"Strategies for Addressing Challenging Behaviors Demonstrated by Children with Autism" - A free parent program March 27, 6-8 pm at Lancaster Youth Bureau. Read more http://5il.co/zq1
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
The Depew Lady Wildcats Basketball team plays for a B1 Sectional Championship, March 5 at the Buff. State College Sports Arena. Game time is 4 pm (not 12 p.m.) Admission is $6.
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
The Winter issue of the District newsletter is ready to read online! Find it at Menu/Documents/District Newsletter/2016-17 or click the link http://5il.co/zbv. Mailed copies will hit homes soon!
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
DUFSD Board of Education candidate petitions are available starting today at the district office, 5201 Transit Rd. Two board positions will be on the May 16, 2017 election ballot.
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Events for families with children on the autism spectrum can be found in the Documents area, look for the Parents folder to see what's offered this spring.
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Know a DHS alumni who has made a difference in their community since graduation? Nominate them by April 7 for the 2017 Alumni Wall of Fame program. Forms online at www.depewschools.org/wall-of-fame
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Due to today's (Jan. 5) weather forecast, Middle and High School will dismiss 15 minutes early. Cayuga Heights will dismiss at their normal time. All after-school activities are cancelled for 1/5/17.
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Depew Schools wishes the community a safe, happy holiday season and New Year! Classes resume on Tuesday, Jan. 3.
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Stuff the Bus is happening at DHS prkg. lot. Watch WKBW morning show and then come by with your food donation.
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Community help needed! DHS will hold a Stuff the Bus food collection Tuesday, Dec. 20 7am-7pm in front parking lot. Donate an item or two; all food to be donated to Tri-Community Food Pantry!
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Polls are open noon to 9 p.m. at Cayuga Heights Elementary library, 1780 Como Park Blvd. for the Capital Project vote.
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Come hear holiday tunes! The DHS and DMS jazz ensembles and HS show choir perform Dec. 13 at 7:30 pm in the HS Aud. Consider donating to the warm clothing and food drive. Bins are in HS foyer.
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
The Grade 7-8 holiday concert is Dec. 8 at 7:30 p.m., HS auditorium. Consider bringing clothing or non-perishable food for the Leo Club’s collection for local agencies.
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
MS science teacher James Helms won a $300 tech grant to purchase digital microscopes that will connect to students' Chromebooks.
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Women's 2015 National Golden Gloves winner, Kristen McMurtree, talked to Depew MS health classes today about not bullying. Read the story on MS web news: http://www.depewschools.org/article/9520
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Robots will be at UB's Computer Science and Engineering Kid's Day for grades K-12 on Dec 5. Hands-on stuff, live demos! Two sessions 6-7:15pm or 7:15-8:30pm. RSVP now: www.cse.buffalo.edu/ubcseweek
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD website has a new look. It is the same address: www.depewschools.org. Check us out on November 11th.
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
The Fall 2016 newsletter is available in the Documents area. Check out the District Newsletter folder for all issues.
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
DHS Academy of Finance Sabres T Shirt sale November 1st - November 15th. Contact Mrs. Cartonia for an order form.
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
Depew Union Free School District is the recipient of a $1.1 million U.S. Department of Education Carol M. White Physical Education (PEP) grant. Read more in the News area.
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew UFSD
The 2016 Wall of Fame ceremony Oct. 14 honored 12 distinguished alumni. Learn more about the honorees: http://depewunionny.apptegy.us/o/district/page/wall-of-fame
over 2 years ago, Depew UFSD
Depew Middle School
7th grade teambuilding
over 2 years ago, Depew Middle School