January 23, 2008 RSS feed / Schools/Sports

Birch Lane students in Massapequa display artwork at state conference

The Birch Lane School community announced that two of its students were selected to display their artwork at the New York State School Boards Association (NYSSBA) Conference at the Sheraton in New York City. More...

Unqua Elementary school students recreate cave art during study of stone age

Students in Amy Kanavy-Curry's sixth grade class at Unqua Elementary School in the Massapequa Public School District traveled back to the Stone Age when they examined cave art from the "Chauvet" and "Lascaux" caves of the time period. More...

Farmingdale Key Club helps those in need

Farmingdale High School Key Club students offered their time to help those in need. For the Thanksgiving holiday, each team of 10 students was given a list of items a family would need to make a wonderful Thanksgiving dinner. More...

Massapequa educator named art teacher of the year

The New York State Art Teacher's Association has recognized Massapequa Public School District art teacher Ellen Cervone as Art Educator of the Year For Region Nine. More...

Massapequa student earns perfect SAT, ACT Score

The Massapequa Public School District would like to congratulate Senior Alec Slatky for achieving a perfect score on ACT exam. More...

Massapequa Public School district hosts MRSA meeting

Although there have been no confirmed cases of the MRSA infection in the Massapequa Public School District, officials in the district offered a free information session that was open to the public on how to prevent the spread of MRSA. Dr. More...

Woodward Parkway school students in Farmingdale perfect their trumpet skills

Erica Hartmann, a band teacher in the Woodward Parkway School in the Farmingdale School District welcomed a musical visitor into her class. More...

SMART Boards and math software engage Massapequa students

Teachers in the Massapequa Public School District have been using SMART Board technology, combined with "RM Math" software to deliver engaging and motivating lessons to district students in grades six through eight. More...

Northside School Horizon students have a design experience in Manhattan

Mrs. Shapiro's Northside School Horizon students in grades three, four and five, ventured to the Cooper- Hewitt National Design Museum in Manhattan on Oct. 24. Cooper Hewitt provides insight into how design shapes our everyday lives. More...

Fairfield Assistant Principal Receives PTA Life Achievement Award

Massapequa's Fairfield Elementary School PTA honored Assistant Principal, Terese Steinhauer for her commitment and devotion to the children of Fairfield Elementary School with a National PTA Life Achievement Award. More...

McKenna Elementary holds PARP kickoff

On Sep. 28 the PARP Kickoff assembly was held at McKenna Elementary School, Massapequa Park, with the slogan, Fall Into Reading. PARP is a PTA program, which stands for Parents as Reading Partners. More...

Northside School PTA holds garage sale

The Northside School, Farmingdale, held its first PTA garage sale over the weekend of Sept. 29 and 30. Volunteers donated, sorted and tagged the items available for sale. More...

Farmingdale School district installs SMART boards

The Farmingdale School District Board of Education has announced new goals for the 2007-2008 school year, which were adopted at the Wednesday, Nov. 7 Board meeting. More...

P'edge School presents A Midsummer Night's Dream

The red carpet was rolled out Friday, Dec. 7 and Saturday, Dec. 8 at Plainedge High School as the performers presented their own rendition of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Nights' Dream. More...