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The Hilton Central School District (HCSD) is a public school district in New York State that serves approximately 4,500 students in the village of Hilton and the towns of Clarkson, Greece, Hamlin and Parma in Monroe County, with over 800 full and part-time employees and an operating budget of $81 million.

Hilton Central School District
225 West Avenue
Hilton, New York 14468

Rochester, New York

United States
Coordinates43°17′14″N 77°48′05″W / 43.2871°N 77.8013°W / 43.2871; -77.8013Coordinates: 43°17′14″N 77°48′05″W / 43.2871°N 77.8013°W / 43.2871; -77.8013
District information
Gradespre-Kindergarten through Grade 12
SuperintendentDr. Casey Kosiorek
Budget$81 Million
Students and staff
ColorsRed and Black
Other information
NotesDistrict information
WebsiteHCSD Website

The average class size is 20-25(K-6), 20-26(6-12) students and the student-teacher ratio is 12:1.[1]

Dr. Casey Kosiorek is the Superintendent of Schools.


Board of EducationEdit

The Board of Education (BOE) consists of 7 members who serve rotating 3-year terms. Elections are held each May for board members and to vote on the School District Budget.

Current board members are:

  • Nancy Pickering - President
  • Thomas Abbott - Vice President
  • Michelle Ames
  • Russell Byer
  • Tim Gagnon
  • Mark Hilburger
  • Maryanne Chaffee

District LeadershipEdit

  • Dr. Casey Kosiorek, Superintendent
  • Adam Geist, Assistant Superintendent for Business
  • Scott Massie, Assistant Superintendent for Human Resources
  • Dr. Barbara Surash, Assistant Superintendent for Instruction


Elementary schoolsEdit

  • Northwood Elementary School (Pre-K-6), Principal - Kirk Ashton, Assistant Principal - Kelley O'Connell
  • Quest Elementary School (Pre-K-6), Principal - Derek Warren, IB Specialist - Andrea Geglia
  • Village Elementary School (Pre-K-6), Principal - Dr. Benjamid Rudd, Assistant Principal - Aubrey Krenzer

Middle schoolEdit

  • Merton Williams Middle School (7-8), Principal - Tracie Czebatol, Assistant Principal - Ashley Socola

High schoolEdit

  • Hilton High School (9-12), Principal - Jeffrey Green, Assistant Principals - Marc D'Amico, Michael LeGault and Erin Schneider


The New York State Education Department named the District a "High Performing School District."

The Hilton Central School District is the first in New York State to offer the International Baccalaureate Programme (IB) across all grade levels. Hilton High School, recognized as one of the nation's top high schools by US News and World Report in 2012, offers an International Baccalaureate Diploma.


  1. ^ 2007 Facts & Figures booklet, Monroe County School Boards Association MCSBA

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