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 Universal Pre-Kindergarten Information

Superintendent
Mr. John C. McNamara

Mr. John C. McNamara

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Tradition • Pride • Vision • Excellence

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Mission Statement

Through a commitment to educational excellence in a secure, supportive environment, the Wantagh Public Schools shall inspire students to develop a strong sense of individual worth and respect for others, to become lifelong learners and independent thinkers, and to fulfill themselves as concerned citizens in a diverse world.

OUR SCHOOLS

Forest Lake Elementary School
(516) 765-4400

Mandalay Elementary School
(516) 765-4500

Wantagh Elementary School
(516) 765-4600

Wantagh Middle School
(516) 765-4300

Wantagh High School
(516) 765-4200

District Offices
(516) 765-4100

Wantagh UFSD Updated COVID-19 Isolation/Quarantine Protocols 1-11-22

STUDENT POSITIVE  COVID-19 CASE/EXPOSURE REPORTING FORM

(Use the above form to report a positive COVID-19 student case for your child. Please also contact your child's school nurse.)

  Wantagh UFSD COVID Case Tracker 2021-22

COVID-19 Return to School Flow Chart

Board of Education Planning Session, Thursday, February 3, at 8 p.m.

Board of Education Monthly Meeting, Thursday, February 10, at 8 p.m.  Click Here To Join Meeting


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DiSTRICT HIGHLIGHTS

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The inaugural day of giving at Forest Lake Elementary School was a huge success, with students filling about 350 treat bags. The donations will be gi...
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Engineering an Escape for the Gingerbread Man
By putting their engineering skills to the test, students at Forest Lake and Mandalay elementary schools got to make themselves part of popular holid...
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High School Artists Aid Animal Adoptions
A partnership between students, an animal rescue group and a coffee shop are helping cats and dogs find new homes. About 40 student-artists from Want...
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Wantagh Runners Flex Their Fundraising Muscle
Wantagh High School’s cross-country team wants everyone to stay healthy and fit. Knowing that some children might face physical limitations to do so,...
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Wantagh Fifth Graders Imagine and Invent
Fifth graders at Wantagh Elementary School are thinking like inventors. That’s because they are. They were recently tasked with taking simple, every...
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Warriors Affirm Their College Commitments
Seven Wantagh High School seniors will continue their athletic careers at colleges throughout Long Island, New York State and the country after makin...
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Student Council Makes its Mark at Forest Lake
In the course of a year, children spend more than 1,000 hours in their school, and they should feel like it’s their second home. That’s why the stude...
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At Wantagh Middle School, It’s a Team Effort
Team-building was the goal as Wantagh Middle School hosted a series of competitive events for eighth graders on Nov. 22 and 24. Students were divided...
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Mandalay Gives Gratitude to All Who Served
Veterans Day served as a reminder for students at Mandalay Elementary School about the sacrifices that have been made by countless Americans through ...
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High School Students Rock Out for Kindness
Wantagh High School is doing its part to spread kindness around the community. To mark World Kindness Day on Nov. 13, students are placing kindness r...
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Come On In for “The Outsiders” at Wantagh High
Wantagh High School will stage its first live theatrical performance in more than a year and a half with “The Outsiders.” Audiences are welcome to se...
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Middle School Students Aim High in Combatting Childhood Cancer
To honor a classmate who died of a rare form of cancer, students at Wantagh Middle School are doing their part to boost funding for pediatric cancer ...
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Wantagh Elementary Students Experience the Dog-Human Connection
Fifth graders at Wantagh Elementary School gained insight into the valuable support that canines provide humans during a visit from the Guide Dog Fou...
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Mandalay Students Are United for Kindness
Kindness was the message at Mandalay Elementary School in the Wantagh School District on Oct. 20, which took part in the national Unity Day initiativ...
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Wantagh Elementary Students Think Pink
To show their support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, students at Wantagh Elementary School wore pink to school on Oct. 12. They incorporated the ...
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Wantagh Nurse is Tops in Nassau County
Wantagh Middle School nurse Hildi Dzigas will receive the Excellence in School Nursing Award for Zone 1. The honor is bestowed by the New York State ...
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Wantagh’s Top Grads Have All the Tools for Success
They studied hard, they maximized their potential and they accomplished so much despite the challenges of learning during a pandemic. That is the hig...
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Wantagh Homecoming a Day of Warrior Pride
From championship sports teams to community pride to a big Warriors win, it was a day of celebration at Wantagh High School for homecoming on Oct. 16...
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The Spirit is Strong at Wantagh Middle School
They clapped, they cheered and they even did the wave. Students from Wantagh Middle School gathered on the bleachers at the end of the school day on ...
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Wantagh Welcomes Pupil Personnel Services Leader
The Wantagh School District announces the appointment of Stephen Moran as the new assistant superintendent for pupil personnel services. In his role,...
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Fun and Fellowship for Wantagh Freshmen
From the tug-of-war to relay races, freshmen field day at Wantagh High School on Sept. 17 featured many familiar events as well as some new games des...
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Gold Attire Raises Childhood Cancer Awareness
From their shirts to their shorts to their shoelaces, students at Wantagh Middle School found many ways to incorporate yellow and gold into their war...
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Student Success is Top Priority of New Assistant Principal
After eight years as a special education teacher in New York City, Rachel Dender is on the move to both the suburbs and to administration, as she was...
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Wantagh Olympics Bring the Joy Back
“Bringing back the joy” was the purpose of the Wantagh Olympics, a series of team events for Wantagh High School and Middle School teachers during Su...
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