A graduate of Clymer Central School, Scott Aikens returned to the district in 2005 and has been teaching ever since.
After receiving his associate’s degree in elementary education and teaching at Jamestown Community College, Aikens transferred to the State University of New York College at Fredonia and received his Bachelor of Science degree in Childhood Education. In 2009, he received his Masters of Science degree in Education at SUNY Fredonia.
After working his way through the district as a first grade teacher, then as a third grade teacher, today Aikens teaches 7-12th grade Agriculture classes.
This is part of a series focusing on students who have received scholarship assistance from the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation and have returned to the area to live and work. If you were a scholarship recipient and want to share your story, contact Sarah Marciniak at 661-3390 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Current high school seniors or college students interested in learning more about the scholarship opportunities available through the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation can learn more here. Applications are now available for the 2015-2016 school- year and are due June 1.