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Middle School Drama Club Follows the Yellow Brick Road

Posted Date: 02/26/2024

There’s a tornado, some witches and a yellow brick road. Yes, it’s “The Wizard of Oz” and it’s the annual spring musical for Wantagh Middle School, with four performances scheduled March 1 -3, 2024. . . .

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A Hundred Reasons to Smile at Forest Lake

Posted Date: 02/22/2024

The 100th day of school marked an important moment for kindergartners at Forest Lake Elementary School. They showed their durability as they only have about 2,200 more school days left until . . .

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Literary Connections Blossom for World Read Aloud Day

Posted Date: 02/20/2024

Literary Connections Blossom for World Read Aloud Day Wantagh students and staff bonded over the written word on Feb. 7 as the district celebrated World Read Aloud Day. . . .

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High School Embraces Kindness on P.S. I Love You Day

Posted Date: 02/14/2024

The joy was noticeable at Wantagh High School on Feb. 9 as the school celebrated P.S. I Love You Day, an initiative dedicated to eradicating the stigma around mental health. . . .

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High School Students Shine Bright as Teacher Shadows

Posted Date: 02/13/2024

The groundhog did not see its shadow on Feb. 2, but elementary teachers throughout their Wantagh School District saw theirs. About 30 students from Wantagh High School spent a few hours learning . . .

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Anne Frank Performance is Powerful for Eighth Graders

Posted Date: 02/08/2024

Wantagh Middle School eighth graders experienced history like they never have before. On Feb. 2, they attended a performance in the high school auditorium of “Conversations With Anne,” . . .

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A Computer Science Craze at Wantagh Elementary

Posted Date: 02/07/2024

Students are exploring the basics of computer programming and beyond at Wantagh Elementary School. January and February have been devoted to computer science education . . .

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High School Teacher Joins VITAL Educator Program

Posted Date: 02/07/2024

Wantagh High School English teacher Heather Naughton’s commitment to education goes beyond her five classes per day with students. . . .

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Wantagh Elementary Grads Return to Shadow Teachers

Posted Date: 02/06/2024

While everyone had their eyes glued to Punxsutawney Phil and his shadow predicting spring or winter in six weeks, Wantagh Elementary was in the middle of its own Shadow Day. Each year on February 2nd . . .

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Forest Lake Authors Find an Audience

Posted Date: 02/01/2024

Their young lives may only be about a decade old, but fifth graders at Forest Lake Elementary School have already made lots of memories. Students selected treasured moments for the memoir writing unit . . .

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