Welcome to the 2015-2016 school year at Mexico Academy
and Central School District!
My name is Sean Bruno and I am truly honored and
privileged to serve as superintendent of our great District! I’m thinking that
most are wondering what changes will come with the change in superintendents. I
want you to know that I look forward to meeting everyone and learning more
about our wonderful District and community so that we may continue to honor our
rich history and traditions. It is equally important to me that we continue to
protect our identity by ensuring that we continue with the unique things that
make us MACS proud! I also look forward to working with everyone as we pursue
an uncompromising commitment toward continuous
improvement and a passion for professional and academic excellence!
Over the summer months, we have updated and will
continue to update our facilities to ensure that our children have a safe, warm,
welcoming, and professional learning environment. Our educators have participated
in professional development so that we may deliver quality programs, services, and learning
experiences that maximize our students’ academic performance and personal
development to ensure their future success. In addition to providing incredible
support for this continuous improvement work, our Board has established a
renewed focus on student achievement this summer. They have begun to create aspirational
goals for our District. Below you will find the goals they have developed thus
will be in the top 10% of the school districts in New York State.
conclusion of grade 3, 100% of students will be reading on grade level.
will achieve a 60% proficiency rate for grades 5-8 testing in ELA and
will achieve a 95% passing rate for Regents exams.
In September, they
will complete their work in this area by continuing to use data to develop goals
for our Middle School and High School. We look forward to collaboratively developing
and successfully implementing strategic plans to achieve these aspirational
Every fall, MACS receives the most precious gifts
anyone could imagine, the opportunity to facilitate learning with the children
of our community. I want you to know that we deeply appreciate your trust in
us! We promise to honor that trust by creating a safe, warm, caring,
supportive, and challenging learning environment so that all of our children
can realize that the hopes and dreams that you as parents and community members
have for them. We relish the opportunity to work with you as partners in
fulfilling this promise. I encourage all parents and community members to get
involved with our schools so that together we may maximize our impact.
I look forward to meeting everyone and being involved
in our community. Please know that I am always available to you. In addition to
contacting me in person, you may also contact me through my email address: email@example.com,
my office number: (315) 963-8400 ext. 5403, or my cell number: (315) 200-9542.