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Tennis Players Busy at William Floyd Summer Camp

(This article appeared in the Long Island Advance on August 7, 2014) By Jim Furlong About 100 boys and girls are busy attending a tennis camp at William Floyd High School in Mastic Beach. “This summer is our 10-year anniversary,” said longtime Floyd coach Dave Pia. “The camp is for bo
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Occupational Therapy Program Helps Students Achieve Rite of Passage

A group of William Floyd teachers, teaching assistants and others, led by William Floyd School District occupational therapist Ed Diaz, have been volunteering to help students with a childhood rite of passage – learning to ride a bicycle. Each Friday for five weeks throughout the summ
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William Floyd Teachers Promote Summer Literacy

William Floyd teachers, in collaboration with the Mastics-Moriches-Shirley Community Library, are once again offering the “Teachers’ Story Corner” during the summer where more than 40 teachers have signed up to take turns reading to area youth. The program, held each Friday through Au
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WFHS Lacrosse Player Impresses at Under Armour Games

A.J. Alban, 17, a William Floyd High School rising senior who is an attacker for the Colonials varsity lacrosse team, participated in the Under Armour All America Games held last week at Johnny Unitas Stadium at Towson University in Towson, Maryland. Alban scored three goals and one a
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William Floyd Board of Education Holds Reorganization Meeting

At the William Floyd Board of Education’s annual reorganization meeting held on Tuesday, July 8, Jeananne Dawson and Robert Taiani, the newly re-elected Board of Education trustees took the oath of office for a new three-year term. Additionally, the Board of Education appointed the sl
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2014-15 Middle School Sports Schedule

All students trying out for any sport must present a pink clearance form to their coach which they obtain from their school Nurse.
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Supervisor Romaine Speaks to Recyclebank “Green Team” at Moriches Elementary School

Recently, Supervisor Ed Romaine (right) visited the Moriches Elementary School to speak with the student “Green Team” who are leading the schools recycling efforts. The school was selected as a Recyclebank “Green School” as part of a program that awards environmental project grants to
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Six WFMS Students Received Highest Rating at NYSATA Portfolio Adjudication

Six William Floyd Middle School art students participated in the New York State Art Teachers Association (NYSATA) Portfolio Project adjudication and earned the highest rating on their work – “distinguished.” The students receiving these top honors are sixth graders Farihah Chowdhury a
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William Floyd School District Museum Planning Information

The William Floyd School District is creating the Rita Rech Museum of William Floyd School District History as a way to honor, remember and celebrate its history and accomplishments. The museum, to be named after beloved local civic leader and former William Floyd Board of Education p
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Top 11 Students of the William Floyd High School Class of 2014

William Floyd High School Principal Barbara Butler recently conferred the Principal’s Award upon the top 11 students from this year’s graduating class – a fine group of students planning to attend college next fall with varying majors including biology, biomedical engineering, busines
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