Attention Seniors who have not had their Senior Portrait taken for the 2019 Yearbook!
The next opportunity to have your photo taken for the 2019 Yearbook is August 2nd and August 3rd at Lifetouch Studios on Smith Street in Farmingdale. You should receive an appointment card in the mail. If you do not receive a card, please contact the studio directly at (631) 861-2555.
Attention Freshman Class of 2022 !
Freshman Orientation will be held on Wednesday, August 29, 2018. Information will be available at a later date.
Britney H. Pham is the valedictorian of the Farmingdale High School Class of 2018 with an established GPA of 105.904. She is the Treasurer of the National Honor Society and the Student Council and has been inducted into both the National Honor and Italian Honor societies. She has earned the position of Captain of the Science Bowl. She pursued her diverse interests in a number of extracurricular activities, notably studying particle physics at Columbia’s Science Honors Program and competing at Long Island Science Congress with her work on Physarum polycephalum where she was awarded Honors. Britney tutors fellow students, plays soccer, and has volunteered for political campaigns. She will be attending Massachusetts Institute of Technology in the fall.
Becky Petrou O’Rourke is the salutatorian of the Farmingdale High School Class of 2018 with an established GPA of 105.542. She is an Advanced Placement Scholar with Distinction and a Merit Award Winner for the research she conducted in soil microbiology. Becky is on the Executive Board of the Smile Club and is the Treasurer of the Art Honor Society. She’s also a member of both the American Sign Language and the National Honor Societies and actively participates in the Environmental Club by maintaining the outdoor classroom and promoting in-school environmental practices. After school, she competed in the Science Olympiad, Envirothon, and Mathletes competitions as well as dancing ballet. She has been a volunteer Teacher’s Assistant at her religious school for five years. This fall Becky will be attending Boston University.
The Commencement Ceremony for Farmingdale High School’s Class of 2018 was held on Tuesday, June 19th at 6 p.m. at Hofstra University.
The New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) have chosen Farmingdale High School (Section VIII) as the 2018 winner of the Community Service Challenge. Established in 2010, the program encourages students to get involved in their local community and beyond.
Over 400 Farmingdale High School seniors—dressed in their green and white graduation gowns—returned to their elementary schools for the Districts’ second annual Senior Walk. The nostalgic procession took place at all four Farmingdale elementary schools— Albany Avenue, Northside, Saltzman East Memorial, and Woodward Parkway.
Farmingdale High School Girls’ Lacrosse Players Forgo Scholarship to Donate over $2,000 to Support Local Four-Year-Old Battling Brain Cancer
Farmingdale High School senior Aidan Piraino has been recognized as a National Merit Scholarship Recipient for the 2017- 2018 school year. He will graduate this June with an Advanced Designation with Honors Diploma and earn the Mastery Endorsement in both Math and Science. This fall Aidan will be attending Northeastern University in Boston to major in computer science.
The Ambassadors’ Club at Farmingdale High School hosted an assembly in the Lecture Hall on May 29, 2018, as the culminating event of a program called Adopt a Survivor. The program brings educators, adopters, and survivors together for the purpose of having students become "ambassadors" to Holocaust survivors and act as surrogates to keep their oral histories alive.
At a luncheon held on Thursday, May 17th, at Carlyle at the Palace, business students from Farmingdale High School received awards from the Long Island Business Teachers Association’s (LIBTA) Spring 2018 Contest. The competition—hosted on April 19th at Farmingdale High School—saw two-hundred and thirty-five students from 18 schools participating.
8:30 PM FBLI Meeting @ Allen Park