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Moriches Elementary Class Holds Penny Drive for Malala Fund

Students in Mrs. Nicole Meltcher’s English Language Arts class at Moriches Elementary School in the William Floyd School District, recently spent two weeks collecting pennies to support the Malala Fund, an organization focused on fighting for rights for girls worldwide to receive an e
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William Paca Student Wins 3rd Place in Hispanic Heritage Essay Contest

Amanda Kempf, an eighth grader at William Paca Middle School in the William Floyd School District, was selected as the third-place winner in the middle school category for Olympusat, Inc. and Optimum’s “Power to Learn” sixth annual “Hispanic Heritage Month” essay contest. For the essa
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William Floyd Middle School Trio Named SCMEA All-County Vocalists

Three William Floyd Middle School eighth-grade students – Elizabeth Scianno and brothers Albert and Justin Wheeler – have been chosen for the Suffolk County Music Educators’ Association (SCMEA) Middle School All-County Vocal Jazz Ensemble, an honor awarded to the best middle school vo
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William Floyd Dedicates Gymnasium in Honor of Coach Bob Hodgson

On Saturday, December 21, the William Floyd School District officially dedicated the William Floyd High School east gymnasium in honor of Bob Hodgson, the beloved coach, educator and family man who passed away suddenly in March 2012 from complications of a heart attack. The ceremony t
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William Floyd Students Participate in College Awareness Activities

Students at Nathaniel Woodhull Elementary School and Moriches Elementary in the William Floyd School District recently participated in college awareness activities designed to get students thinking about college and career readiness earlier in their academic careers. As part of the co
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WF Elementary Student Sponsors Successful Toy Drive for Local Students

Olivia Iodice, a fifth-grade student at William Floyd Elementary School, has for the second year in a row organized the “Toys for Floyd” drive, which has collected more than 300 toys for students in need at William Floyd Elementary School and throughout the district. The drive was sta
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Woodhull Elementary Raises $1,100+ for Typhoon Haiyan Relief

Students at Nathaniel Woodhull Elementary School in the William Floyd School District raised more than $1,100 to go toward helping children affected by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan, which has been categorized as one of the strongest storms ever to make landfall, w
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William Floyd Girls Varsity Tennis Finishes Astounding Season

The William Floyd girls varsity tennis team just concluded their most successful season in team history – finishing the year with a 20-1 record ranking second in Suffolk County and third on Long Island. After a first round bye in the playoffs, the Lady Colonials led by All-State playe
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11 High School Students Selected for NYSCAME All-County Honors Festival

Eleven William Floyd High School students have been selected for the NYSCAME (New York State Council of Administrators for Music Education) All-County Music Festival, an honors festival for students who have demonstrated excellence on their instruments or with their voices. The studen
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Two Middle School Trumpeters Chosen For All-State Middle School Honors Band

Two William Floyd Middle School trumpet players – Kevin Stirber and Justin Wheeler – have been selected to represent their school and their district at the annual New York State Band Directors Association (NYSBDA) All-State Middle School Honors Band festival next March in Syracuse, NY
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