December 31, 2008 RSS feed / People/Social

McKenna elementary in Massapequa celebrates its 50th birthday

Students, staff, parents and the community at large took time out to "shake, rattle and roll" at a 50th Anniversary Sock Hop specially planned to celebrate the half-century birthday of McKenna Elementary School in the Massapequa Public School Distric More...

Raymond J. Lockhart students are World Record Readers

Raymond J. Lockhart Elementary students in the Massapequa Public School District set a reading goal and joined with students from schools across the United States to break a record for the most readings of the classic children's book More...

Plainedge School District Board of Education honored

At the second Plainedge School District Board of Education meeting in October, members of the administration, staff, and community applauded the seven-member Board for their dedication and commitment to the students and Plainedge community. More...

Farmingdale wellness committee introduces the first "Turkey Trot Challenge"

The Farmingdale Wellness Committee introduced the first Turkey Trot Challenge for the Saltzman East Memorial School in the Farmingdale School District. Over 300 students participated in the challenge. On Wed., Nov. 19 and Thurs., Nov. More...

Birch Lane and "All things apple"

Massapequa's Birch Lane Elementary students in Theresa Brodmerkel's and Colleen Hadsall's fourth-grade class celebrated fall by immersing themselves in "all things apple." Students enjoyed reading Aldo Applesauce and completing a variety of appl More...