Randolph Academy Names Panama’s Danielle Cook as Superintendent

Randolph Academy Names Panama’s Danielle Cook as Superintendent

The Randolph Academy Union Free School District Board of Education named Danielle J. Cook as the district’s new superintendent last evening. Currently the secondary (i.e., middle and high school) principal with Panama Central School in Panama, N.Y., she will begin her new duties on July 1. Mrs. Cook, whose career includes more than 15 years as an educator, has served […]

Randolph Academy Celebrates District’s First Class of National Honor Society Inductees

Randolph Academy Celebrates District’s First Class of National Honor Society Inductees

Photo: Randolph Academy’s first-ever class of National Honor Society inductees are, from left, Stefania Pujols, Bradley Flagg, Nathaniel Kaizer, Torei Paw Wah and Ryan Hackford. Randolph Academy celebrated the induction of its very first students into the National Honor Society (NHS) this week, in a ceremony that included the district’s board of education and invited guests. Five students comprised this […]

Randolph Academy Student Spotlight: Bradley Flagg

Randolph Academy Student Spotlight: Bradley Flagg

There was a time when Bradley Flagg wasn’t sure this day would come. He often struggled with a variety of emotional issues as a student, which neither he nor his school were equipped to support. Now, in just a few weeks, he will be graduating high school as a member of Randolph Academy’s inaugural National Honor Society class and pursuing […]

Buffalo Business First shares Randolph Academy’s Story

Buffalo Business First shares Randolph Academy’s Story

Huge thanks to Buffalo Business First for helping to spread the word about Randolph Academy and our work with students struggling with emotional wellness. You can read their story here. We’re proud to be WNY’s leaders in Restorative Justice, an effective alternative to punishment-based discipline. It consistently results in better behaving students, lower rates of absenteeism, and a culture of mutual respect. Our […]

Superintendent DeCarlo to Retire from Randolph Academy

Superintendent DeCarlo to Retire from Randolph Academy

Randolph Academy was established as a Special Act Public School District by the New York State Legislature in 1985 — the same year DeCarlo joined its staff as a teacher. She steadily became more involved in administrative work, and was eventually chosen to lead the district 20 years later. DeCarlo has since positioned the school as New York’s foremost expert […]

Randolph Academy Mourns the Loss of Board Member Gregory Hawk

Randolph Academy Mourns the Loss of Board Member Gregory Hawk

It is with deep sadness that we recognize the passing of Greg Hawk, an esteemed member of the Randolph Academy Board of Education, Sat., May 1, in Buffalo, after a courageous battle with cancer. At the same time, we acknowledge and celebrate his contributions to the Academy’s success. Greg joined the Board in 2018, and immediately provided valuable input, in […]