Superintendent Paul Defendini and Patrick Klocek, Principal of Woodward Parkway, met with student council representatives from the elementary school to discuss ideas for improving school facilities in the future. Over pizza, Mr. Defendini explained that our schools need new roofs and electrical upgrades to support all of the devices being used for educational purposes.
Click here to read the letter from Superintendent Paul Defendini
On October 19, 2019, Woodward Parkway Elementary School teacher, FHS Alum, and cancer survivor Tracy Vicere hosted her 9th Annual Friends and Angels: The Tracy Vicere Foundation fundraiser at Mulcahy's in Wantagh. With the support of the Farmingdale school community, her organization— dedicated to improving the quality of life for children battling cancer—raised $15,557!
The inclement weather on Halloween did nothing to deter students from having a franken-tastic time at the traditional Senior Halloween Parade from Farmingdale High School to Woodward Parkway Elementary School. As always, the costumes were funny, creative, and boo-tiful.
Last Friday was districtwide Pink Out Day! Six years ago, student Mia Smith started a campaign called "Make 'Cents' out of Breast Cancer" to raise money for cancer research and awareness. This year, her sister Ella (a fifth grader at Northside) stepped in to support fundraising efforts at the elementary schools.
The Farmingdale School District is hosting a Thoughtexchange to gather your input regarding our next set of capital projects. With your participation, we can create a plan that will take care of critical infrastructure needs and enrich our community as a whole.
7:00 PM NS and WP PTA Meeting
7:30 PM FYC Meeting @ Howitt BOE Room
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Elementary STEAM Night at FHS
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM Open Swim @ FHS