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Fall Student Athletic Awards Announced

William Floyd recently concluded a successful fall athletic season with three teams qualifying for the playoffs – girls tennis, football and boys soccer – and a host of student-athletes taking home postseason awards! Click below to read more!
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William Floyd in the News - November 10 through December 7, 2017

William Floyd in the News

Please click the photo above to see some of the positive news stories featured about the William Floyd School District from November 10 through December 7, 2017. You can also view it by clicking here! See previous monthly recaps below! October 5, 2017 – November 9, 2017 Septembe
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NJROTC Cadets Commemorate Pearl Harbor Day

William Floyd High School NJROTC cadets commemorated the 76th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor – December 7, 1941 – a day which live in infamy. Cadets held a moment of silence at 12:55 pm, the time in New York when the attacks took place, then rang a bell in remem
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WFHS Student Musicians Represent District at NYSSMA All-State

This past weekend, five William Floyd High School student-musicians represented their district at the annual New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA) All-State Winter Conference in Rochester, NY. The students, selected among the top high school musicians in all of New York Sta
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William Paca Social Studies Teacher to Appear on ‘Wheel of Fortune’

Vanessa Verni, a sixth-grade social studies teacher at William Paca Middle School, will soon be buying vowels and trying to make it to the bonus round on WABC 7’s “Wheel of Fortune,” the long-running hit game show hosted by Pat Sajak and Vanna White. Ms. Verni will appear during “Home
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William Floyd School District Smart School Investment Plan

The SMART SCHOOLS BOND ACT OF 2014 was passed in the 2014-15 New York State enacted budget and approved by the voters in a statewide referendum held during the 2014 General Election on Tuesday, November 4. This bond act authorized the issuance of $2 billion of general obligation bonds
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WFHS Carpentry Students Assist with Habitat for Humanity Build

William Floyd High School carpentry students recently volunteered their time to assist with the construction of a Habitat for Humanity home on Brookhaven Avenue in East Patchogue. Under the guidance of carpentry teacher Matthew VanHorne and technology teacher Joseph Carpinone, the stu
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Cheerleaders Raise $1,500 for NY Cancer and Blood Specialists

The William Floyd Colonials varsity and junior varsity cheerleaders recently held their annual charity game to raise money for New York Cancer and Blood Specialists, an organization that provides treatment and support to cancer patients and their families in close proximity to their o
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William Paca Middle School Welcomes “Breaking the Cycle” for Assembly on Forgiveness

William Paca Middle School seventh- and eighth-grade students recently had the opportunity to welcome representatives from “Breaking the Cycle,” an organization of speakers coming together to discuss their real-life experiences while stressing honest communication and forgiveness as a
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Tangier Smith Donates Books to Help Support Global Literacy Initiatives

Tangier Smith Elementary School in collaboration with the William Floyd High School Key Club and the Mastics-Moriches-Shirley Community Library recently went through their school library to discover duplicate and outdated books to donate to “Better World Books,” an organization that c
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