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Dana West Students Attend Student Government Day

On Oct. 22, students from Mr. Chaloux's Advanced Placement United States Government class attended Cayuga County's 2019 “Student Government Day.” In an effort to provide students a window into local government, the Cayuga County Legislature opened up its session to area high school seniors. 
 
students at student government day

Port Byron students were given special access to the District Attorney's Office, the Health Department, Social Services, the Sheriff's Department, the County Clerk, and the Office of Planning and Economic Development. Additionally, Ava Mills got the chance to work alongside County District #3 Representative Ben Vitale during a Legislative meeting! 
 
students pose in legislative chamber

Afterward, the students were treated to a luncheon at the Springside Inn where Cayuga County Sheriff Brian Schenck spoke about the importance of civic participation.
 
students enjoy outdoor photo
Superintendent: Neil O'Brien
Phone: 315.776.5728
Fax: 315.776.4050
Address: 30 Maple Avenue
Port Byron, New York 13140