Farmingdale residents overwhelmingly approved the Farmingdale School District’s 2019-2020 budget. The $171,083,800 budget passed with 1,127 yes votes and 581 no votes. Also passed was Proposition II — the Farmingdale Youth Council Budget for fiscal year 2019-2020.
Alayna Camisa—Farmingdale High School’s enthusiastic Dale the Lion Mascot for the past four years— has been named the female recipient of the Dr. James Tolle Unsung Heroine Award. The honor—which comes with a plaque and a check for a thousand dollars—will be bestowed at the Todd Heimer Administrators/Secretarial Luncheon on Friday, June 14, 2019 at the Westbury Manor.
Forty new students were inducted into the Farmingdale Chapter of the New York State Business & Marketing Honor Society. The ceremony took place on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at Farmingdale High School.
On Saturday, May 11th, kindergarten students from Ms. Lauren McKnight’s class at Northside Elementary School and third graders from Mrs. Kathleen Sokolowski’s class at Saltzman East Memorial Elementary School traveled to Sagamore Hill in Oyster Bay to write, sketch, and explore nature.
The Farmingdale School District’s annual District Art Show was held May 14, 2019 at Weldon E. Howitt Middle School. Open to the public, it featured artwork from all six schools in a variety of mediums, including: oil, sculpture, mixed media, drawing, watercolor, fashion, and photography.
The Farmingdale High School French Honor Society Induction and Senior Recognition Ceremony was held Tuesday, May 7th at Farmingdale High School. Twenty-eight new members (grades 9-12) were inducted, and twenty-eight seniors who have tackled the challenge of French 5— a college level course—were presented with the French Honor Society blue-white-red tassel.
For the 30th consecutive season—marking ten years— all Farmingdale High School varsity teams have achieved scholar athlete status! The spring teams include 321 students, participating in the sports of: boys lacrosse, girls lacrosse, baseball, softball, boys spring track, girls spring track, boys tennis, and badminton.
It's spring concert season at Farmingdale School District. Click here to see the concert schedule for every school—now through June 6, 2019
10:00 AM FHS Memorial Day Parade
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Senior Citizens' Meeting @ Farmingdale Public Library
6:00 PM HMS 6th grade Green Band/Chorus