April 3, 2013 RSS feed / Schools/Sports

Jacklyn McKnight of North Massapequa honored for cross country along with 300 other athletes

During halftime of a recent men’s basketball game between the Pride and Northeastern, Hofstra honored nearly 300 student-athletes for their academic achievements during 2012. More...

Schwarting Elementary in Plainedge SD produces a winner in this year’s spelling bee

Charles E. Schwarting Elementary School in the Plainedge School District recently held its annual school-wide spelling bee. Fourthand fifth-grade students prepared for the spelling bee by conducting classroom bees. More...

St. Rose students learn about animals in winter weather conditions

Massapequa’s St. Rose of Lima kindergarten students are learning about how animals adapt to winter weather conditions in their science class. More...

Brianna Day named assistant lacrosse coach at Old Westbury

The SUNY College at Old Westbury director of athletics Lenore Walsh and women’s lacrosse head coach Lauren Schneider announced the hiring of Brianna Day of North Massapequa, as the program’s first assistant coach for the inaugural 2013 se More...

Having a ball with St. Rose CYO

St. Rose CYO held its annual breakfast recently in the church gym. More...

Farmingdale School district stands up to bullying

The Farmingdale School District’s Albany Avenue Elementary School students recently attended an anti-bullying assembly featuring a special performance by the nationally acclaimed anti-bullying performer, Lyle Cogen. More...

Mrs. Pfundstein from Birch Lane Elementary School publishes book

Valerie Pfundstein, a kindergarten support specialist at Birch Lane Elementary School, has published Veterans: Heroes in Our Neighborhood. This is a rhyming picture book about veterans. It begins when a young boy learns about veterans in school. More...

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