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Weldon E. Howitt Middle School

Important Information

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

TODAY IS MONDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2020, AND IT IS ANOTHER “B” DAY

** A reminder to everyone that social distancing still must be maintained while other people are around, and face masks MUST ALWAYS BE WORN.

 

** Students & staff should take notice of the "stripe" in the middle of the hallways, and walk on the right side while maintaining social distancing. The West Building hallways are labelled as "ONE WAY," and students and staff are asked to remember to follow the arrows.

 

**All students are reminded that they MUST keep their chromebooks in the cases at all times.

 

**Students may go to the East & West Cafes for breakfast when they arrive in the morning.

 

**Students should be wearing their ID badges everyday now. Badges must be visible and cannot be kept in purses or pockets. Beginning tomorrow, there will be a $3.00 charge for a replacement badge and a $4.00 charge for a lanyard w/badge holder.

 

**  There are only a few more days left to enter Howitt PTA's Virtual Pumpkin Decorating Contest. Prizes will be given out for the most creative. Entries are due by this Friday.

Click here for contest details: Pumpkin Contest   


**Ms. Gramarossa's 7th grade students from last year and Ms. Donroe's 6th grade "A" Day students from last year may p/u their art items in the lobby during homeroom today.

 

Tomorrow will be for Ms. Donroe's 6th grade "B" Day students, and Wednesday is for those who missed their regular p/u days.

 

Please note that any items not p/u during your scheduled time will be discarded due to lack of space.

 

**Students are reminded to check out the Howitt Library's Schoology Group to see what digital lunchtime activities have been planned. It will start with games that can be played independently, and then move on to interactive lessons, tournaments, challenges and more.


** Yearbooks are currently on sale for $55, and may be ordered using the link below.

 

**Beginning October 14, 2020:

Extra Help is available on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 4:00 - 5:00 pm.


Special Ed Extra Help Google Meet - meet.google.com/dha-ybje-bbb 


Need extra help in math?

Join the virtual extra help sessions!

Here’s how:

In Schoology, click “groups” at the top

Click “my groups” on the right hand side

Click “join group” on the right

Put in our code: 5PWS-83FP-2R9DM

Check out the schedule posted for each Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday to see what code and what time extra help is available.

If you are having trouble or have a question, you can email the extra help teachers at any time!

We hope to see you there!

   




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2020-2021 WELCOME PACKET (Virtual Backpack)

 

The Welcome Packet is now in e-form and was previously shared via Parent Link. This packet will be updated weekly with new forms and information. Here is the link to the Virtual Backpack:


HMS Virtual Backpack

   

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2020-2021 YEARBOOK PURCHASE

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SPORTS

Please be advised that Section VIII (Nassau County Athletic Association) has decided to re-evaluate within the coming weeks and keep the possible start date of 9/21 for high school Fall Sports. If the start date gets postponed the plan would be running three sports seasons for the high school starting in January. No start date has been released for middle school sports.


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  2020-2021 SUPPLY LIST & 7th grade INSTRUMENT PURCHASE & RENTALS

 

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Current News

HMS 8th Grade Car Parade

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Click here for highlights from the HMS 8th Grade Car Parade!

Musical Performances

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Click the links below to watch all our recent musical performances.

Farmingdale High School 

Symphony Orchestra 2020 Final Performance and Montage

Tri-M Music Honor Society 2020 Virtual Induction

2020 Marching Band Show Announcement

2020 Senior Send off

Drum Major/Section Leader Assignment

Friend Like Me

Mixed Chorus 2020 Senior Montage

Weldon E. Howitt Middle School

Over the Rainbow/What a Wonderful World - Howitt 6th grade chorus 2020

Howitt Wind Ensemble 2019-2020

Saltzman East Memorial Elementary School

Wellness Week: Music Monday

Drama Club Showcase: Frozen

Woodward Parkway Elementary School

Senior Chorus 2019-2020 Memories


Albany Avenue Elementary School

Music Celebration 1

Music Celebration 2

Celebrating our Daler Athletes!

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Click here for the video celebrating all our Daler athletes!

Howitt 8th graders surprised with lawn signs!

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Weldon E. Howitt Middle School faculty and administrators went all over Farmingdale on Thursday, June 4, 2020 to deliver celebratory lawn signs to our 8th graders. Click here to view our ever-growing gallery of photos from the day!

Celebrating our Elementary Schools!

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Click here for the video celebrating all our elementary school students!

By The Numbers

5,523

Students Enrolled

1,775

Honor Roll Students

1,200

Student Athletes

4,278

Student Artists

19

AP Courses Available

1475

Students in After-School Activities