February 23, 2011 RSS feed / Schools/Sports

St. William preschool students learn about science hands on

The students in Ms. Milteer’s Pre-K class at St. William the Abbot School, Seaford, took part in a melting experiment in the science lab. More...

Massapequa HS students pledge to stay tobacco-free

Massapequa High School-Ames Campus participated in The Great American Smokeout, an American Cancer Society initiative, by challenging 130 ninth-grade students to take a pledge to remain tobacco free More...

Plainedge, Massapequa wrestlers pin down wins

In photo from the the Sec. 8, Div. 1 Championshops at Hofstra last week, Plainedge's Andrew Jones defeated Levittown's Juan Carlos Diaz. Also capping wins were Massapequa Chiefs Rudy Lanziollotta Chris Sarro and Conor Wetzel. More...

State passes bill eliminating ban on lever voting machines

New York State Sen. Chuck Fuschillo announced today that a bill permitting Villages throughout New York State to use the old levertype voting machines has passed the Senate and Assembly and awaits the Governor’s signature. More...

Scholars in the News

•The State University of New York at Plattsburgh awarded degrees to the following local residents at the spring commencement: From Massapequa are Daniel Robert Famiglietti, James Thomas McHale, Marni Nichols and Elizabeth Holton Reilly; from Mas More...

Eastplain students exploring the country

Plainedge’s Eastplain Elementary School third-grade students spanned the nation’s famous landmarks during a recent monthlong enrichment study. During the unit, the students learned about a variety of U.S. More...

Maria Regina students dissect peppers

The seventh grade students of Maria Regina School in Seaford recently dissected a pepper. More...

Massapequa UFSD students collaborite via skype to create Books of Hope for Ugandan children

For the fifth consecutive year, studioin art students from Massapequa High School-Ames Campus created educational e-books for Books of Hope, a unique, interdisciplinary, service-learning program. More...

Massapequa School Board honors athletes

At a recent school board meeting, the Massapequa School Trustees honored the achievements of six district athletic teams that won championships this past fall. More...

Massapequa High School advances to round two in the 14th season of The Challenge

Following their first-round victory, the academic team from Massapequa High School is moving on to Round two of The Challenge, an academic quiz show designed to test students’ knowledge in a Jeopardy-style format. More...

Poll

Should President Barack Obama grant amnesty to illegal immigrants through a Presidential executive order?