Albany Avenue Elementary School hosted author Phil Binder just prior to the winter break. It was a full day of activities for the visiting author, who enjoyed lunch with this year’s PARP winners. Mr. Binder signed books and presented an assembly that encouraged all students to JUST READ.
Woodward Parkway Elementary School officially ended the 2019 PARP program with their annual, highly anticipated, “Pie-in-the-Face” event.
Three new members of the Farmingdale community will soon grace the walls of Farmingdale High School’s Wall of Fame. The 2019 inductees are Paul Defendini (Class of 1997), Carol Kellermann (Class of 1969), and Steven Tiscione (Class of 1995). The induction ceremony will be held on Monday, April 29th, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. at Farmingdale High School. All community members are welcome to attend.
The Farmingdale High School Boys Varsity Swim Team and coaching staff were awarded the 2018-2019 Section VIII Nassau County Sportsmanship Award. This is the second time in three years that they have received this honor. It was previously bestowed on them in 2017.
Farmingdale teachers from across the district gathered on a recent Saturday morning to participate in a Long Island Writing Project (LIWP) workshop centered around teaching social comprehension. The LIWP is an organization of Long Island teachers (K-12), who believe in the power of collaboration and the transformative power of writing.
The Farmingdale High School and Howitt Middle School population was peppered in purple last Friday for P.S. I Love you Day. This was the 9th year for the event and the 6th year that Farmingdale has participated. The mission of the day is suicide prevention.
On February 7, 2019, Farmingdale High School hosted the All District Band Concert, bringing together student musicians from all six Farmingdale schools—elementary through high school.
The third annual Career and Technical Education (CTE) Showcase was held in the Commons of Farmingdale High School on February 7, 2019. The evening showcase was an opportunity for Howitt Middle School 8th graders and their parents to learn about all the class options that await them in high school.
The 4th annual Elective Fair, organized by the Guidance Department, was held in the Commons of Farmingdale High School on Thursday, February 7, 2019. Colorful booths and tables were put on display, and educators were on hand to chat with students about all the subjects that interested them.
7:00 PM PTA Council Meeting @ HMS
7:00 PM SEPTA Meeting @ NS
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Senior Citizens' Meeting @ Farmingdale Public Library
7:00 PM HMS PTA Meeting
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM Open Swim @ FHS