7:00 PM WMS Band Concert
5:30 PM WUT End-of-Year Dinner
4:00 PM WUT Executive Board Meeting
6:00 PM WHS/WMS Art Festival
Middle school eighth-grader Lara Dunphy received a perfect score for her art portfolio submitted to the New York State Art Teachers Association’s Portfolio Project and Adjudication. The Portfolio Project provides evidence of student understanding and learning in the visual arts, and feedback is available for the student and teacher during the annual spring event.
Seventh-grader Margaret Gates was a top 10 winner in the Design-A-Card Contest sponsored by the American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese. Her design will be made into note cards to raise scholarship money for the Judy Abrams/Margaret Fernandez National Examinations Scholarship Fund.
The artwork of 10 middle school students was selected for viewing in the annual Long Island Art Teachers Association Art in HeART Exhibit, held in the Broadway Mall in Hicksville from March 27-April 27. In addition, students Margaret Gates, Katarina King and Helen Yao received Awards of Excellence for their art pieces.
Wantagh Middle School students participated in the school’s annual Hoops for Heart event to raise money for the American Heart Association through participation in physical education classes shooting contests. The students raised more than $7, 500 this year, ranking them among the top fundraising schools on Long Island. During the last 18 years, Wantagh Middle School has raised a total of $150,000 for the American Heart Association for medical research and educational programs to fight heart disease and stroke.
Wantagh Middle School Science Olympiad team members competed against 38 other teams during the Western Long Island Division B tournament at Wisdom Lane Middle School in Levittown on March 6. The team garnered medals in five events: Dynamic Planet, Reach for the Stars, Road Scholar, Meteorology and Bottle Rocket.
For the third consecutive year, middle school student William Hostetter will represent the district at the state-level National Geographic Bee, being held in Albany, on April 1. William qualified for the state-level bee after having won at the school level in January.
Today Is Day 6 STUDENT BULLETIN Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Attention All Students: Tomorrow will be spirit day! Make sure you dress in GOLD and black.
Attention All Students: Student Council will be hosting the 5th annual Faculty Olympics on Wed. May 25th after school in the gym. Tickets are $5 and are being sold before school. Want to be in on the action? Raffle tickets are only a dollar extra and give you a chance to compete in the competition. Buy your tickets early before they sell out. Can the Gold Team reclaim their former glory or will the Black Team dominate for the second year in a row??? Come and watch how it all goes down. GO GOLD!
Attention All 8th Grade Students Being Inducted into the MS Honor Society: There will be a mandatory meeting after school at 3:05pm today in the upstairs cafeteria. If you have any questions please see Ms. Friedman or Ms. Gilley.
Attention B.E.S.T. Club members: Our next meeting is today in room 437. We will be discussing events and meetings for the remainder of the school year.
Attention All Students: Wantagh Theatre is holding a fundraiser at the Panera in Bellmore on Merrick Road. Please join us for dinner between 4 and 8pm on Thursday May 26th and a portion of what you spend will be donated to the Wantagh Theatre program. We hope to see you there!
Attention All Student Council Members: There will be a brief meeting after school today in room 333. We will be discussing the Faculty Olympics.
Attention Jazz Band Members: Due to the High School band concert, rehearsal will be tonight from 5pm-6:15pm. Please be sure to be there. Our concert is tomorrow evening.
Attention Video Club: The video club will meet tomorrow at 3:10 in room 318 with Mr. Heepe.
Attention Chess Club: Last chess club will be Thursday! Be there.