Woodward Parkway Elementary School teacher Christine Breuer wanted a book about compassion that would bring her class of second, third, and fourth-graders together. She found it in Save Me A Seat, a novel by Sara Weeks and Gita Varadarajan. Told in the alternating, first-person narrative of two fifth grade boys—one American, one Indian—it addresses themes of loneliness, bullying, friendship, and cultural differences.
Over one hundred and fifty Howitt Middle School student-musicians and their parents traveled to Albany in March for Music in our Schools Month. The trip is an annual event that promotes music education and lobbies for school funding.
Farmingdale High School Senior, Vincent Delia, has signed his Letter of Intent to attend and play football this fall at Utica College. Vincent was an All-Conference player during the 2017-18 season and a team captain who led the team in tackles.
The Farmingdale School District and greater local community came together to participate in Farmingdale’s 9th annual St. Baldrick’s Day event—held at The Nutty Irishmen on Sunday, March 18th. Every year, the event raises money to fund pediatric cancer research and provide care for kids going through cancer treatment. It was an extraordinary day, with wonderful, giving people shedding their locks for a great cause.
Educators from throughout Long Island visit Howitt Middle School for a day of Innovative Learning
This past weekend, the Farmingdale High School Playcrafters put on a student performance of The Matchmaker. It’s the story of a merchant who uses a matchmaker to find himself a wife, and is the play version of the musical, Hello Dolly.
Three teams of students from Farmingdale High School competed in the Nassau East Division C Science Olympiad Regionals 2018—held at Wantagh High School on February 3, 2018.
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM FHS Junior Prom
1:30 PM FBLI Parade Day - Howitt
7:00 PM PTA Council Meeting @ HMS
7:00 PM SEPTA Meeting @ NS
7:30 PM FYC Meeting @ Howitt BOE Room
7:30 AM - 2:05 PM FHS Blood Drive - South Gym