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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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Mandalay Students Hand Out Compliments

Posted Date: 01/31/2024

Kindness is a part of daily life at Mandalay Elementary School in the Wantagh School District. To celebrate National Compliment Day on Jan. 24, students learned a meaningful way they can be kind to on . . .

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Wantagh Middle School Girls Learn They Are Beautiful

Posted Date: 01/30/2024

Walking through the halls of Wantagh Middle School, you may hear an occasional “You’re beautiful!” from the 7th and 8th grade girls who participated in the two-day Hance Family Foundation’s Beautiful . . .

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Over 80 Wantagh Families Attend Elementary Wantagh Family Literacy Night

Posted Date: 01/26/2024

Elementary Wantagh Family Literacy Night returned this with over 80 families from throughout all three elementary school in attendance. Families gathered at Wantagh Elementary School for . . .

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A Winter Concert Warm-up at Wantagh Elementary

Posted Date: 01/25/2024

A dress rehearsal for Wantagh Elementary School’s winter concert on Jan. 23 was not only a final tune up for members of the band, chorus and orchestra, it was a chance for other students to appreciate . . .

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Science Olympians Gear Up for Regional Tournament

Posted Date: 01/25/2024

Aspiring scientists from eastern Nassau County will come together in a few weeks at the regional Science Olympiad competition, including about 30 members of Wantagh High School’s club. . . .

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2nd Graders Share Stories with 1st Graders During Reading Celebration

Posted Date: 01/18/2024

At Wantagh Elementary School, the spirit of creativity and community recently came alive as Ms. Baker’s 2nd-grade students embarked on a literary journey . . .

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Middle School Students Show Their Worldly Knowledge

Posted Date: 01/17/2024

Wantagh Middle School students brought their knowledge of 197 million square miles to the annual Geography Bee on Jan. 11, where they competed for school champion. . . .

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