Student artwork from Farmingdale School District went on display at Art in the Park—the Village of Farmingdale’s annual art exhibit—held on the green at the gazebo on Sunday, September 16th. This was the eighth year for the show, and the third year that Farmingdale School District has participated.
Farmingdale School District has earned 3 nominations in the Best of Long Island competition.
Three young students at Farmingdale’s Woodward Parkway Elementary School got the gift of a lifetime this past Friday. Their dad, Captain Anthony Telesca of the Army National Guard—just home from Iraq after a nine-month deployment—paid a surprise visit to each of their classrooms at the end of the school day.
Three Farmingdale students who placed in the top three of their division of the Nassau County Chapter of the New York Association for Pupil Transportation’s (NYAPT) School Bus Safety Poster Contest have advanced to win at the state level.
This fall marks the beginning of a new chapter in Paul Defendini’s life as he assumes John Lorentz’s position of Superintendent of Schools. The Farmingdale Observer sent Defendini a questionnaire about his goals for the future of the school district as he takes on his new role.
New Superintendent of Schools Paul Defendini kicked-off the start of 2018-19 school year with Superintendent’s Conference Day—held Tuesday, September 4th at Farmingdale High School.
Twenty-four backpacks were donated to Woodward Parkway Elementary School by the Credentialing Department of CareCentrix’s in Melville. Principal Patrick Klocek was delighted to meet with the team members who contributed to the school supply drive and was thrilled to receive the donation on behalf of his students.
Approximately two thousand new Chromebooks are in the process of being distributed to select grades in the Farmingdale School District for the 2018-19 school year. Grades 10-12 were given the opportunity to pick up their computers prior to the start of classes, and all elementary students (grades 3-4) will receive their Chromebooks during the first week of school.
7:00 PM PTA Council Meeting @ HMS
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Senior Citizens' Meeting @ Farmingdale Public Library
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM Open Swim @ FHS
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM FYC 2nd Swim/Splash Registration - FHS Pool