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Save the Date! BPS Hall of Honor 2017 Ceremony

Jul 07, 2017 08:30AM ● By Neighbors Magazines

On Thursday, October 5, 2017, Batavia Public School District 101 will welcome eight inductees into the second-annual BPS101 Hall of Honor at Batavia High School.

The BPS101 Hall of Honor was initiated by the Batavia Foundation for Educational Excellence and BPS101 to promote pride in Batavia Public Schools and to honor alumni, faculty, and friends who have made outstanding accomplishments in their communities and personal lives since they have been associated with District 101.

The BPS101 Hall of Honor induction ceremony will take place on Thursday, October 5, 2017, at the Batavia Fine Arts Centre located at Batavia High School (Wilson St. entrance). Evening events include:

●        6 p.m. - Doors open for reception with light hors d’oeuvres and desserts in the Batavia Fine Arts Centre atrium

●        7:30 p.m. -  Awards Ceremony on main stage of Batavia Fine Arts Centre

Tickets are available online at Tickets are $25/adult and $5/students and children.

Because the awards ceremony will be part of Homecoming Week, Hall of Honor inductees will also be recognized at the Homecoming Parade on Wed., Oct. 4 and the BHS Homecoming Football game on Fri., Oct. 6.

2017 Inductees

Batavia High School Alumni

Michael J. Fisher (1993)

Roy C. Bailey Jr. (1966)

Pat Bergeson (1979)

Corey Williams (1992)

Francis Alberovsky (1934) deceased 1941

Thomas L. Schmitz (1958) deceased 2013

BPS101 Faculty

John Heath, 22 years of service, 1990-2012

BPS101 Friends

Richard Johnson (deceased 1983)

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