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William Floyd Student Artists Making their Marks Across Long Island

William Floyd student artists have been decorating the landscape of Long Island with their artwork with successful adjudications, exhibitions, competitions and more. NYSATA Recently, more than 90 fifth- through 12th-grade students earned “Distinguished” portfolio ratings, the highest
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Photo from Out of the Darkness 5K walk

WFHS Girls Lacrosse and Cheerleading Teams Raise $2000 for Suicide Awareness

The William Floyd High School girls varsity lacrosse team and the varsity cheerleading team recently participated in “Out of the Darkness,” a 5K walk held at the Suffolk County Community College Ammerman Campus in Selden designed to increase awareness about suicide and raise funds to
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Photo of Moriches Elementary Students Selected as Winners in Local Essay Contest

Five Moriches Elementary Students Selected as Essay Contest Winners

Five Moriches Elementary School students – Tia Berrios, Jamel Buchanan, Katie Tirotta, Liam Hoag and Jack Meyer – were selected as winners in the Oasis Rehabilitation and Nursing annual essay contest. This year’s topic was, “The funniest experience I had with a grandparent or elderly
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Boys Track Team Takes First Overall at St. Anthony’s Invitational

On Saturday, May 6, the William Floyd Colonials boys varsity track team competed at the St. Anthony’s Invitational, with more than 50 schools represented from Nassau, Suffolk, and the Catholic leagues. The Colonials finished first overall as a team led by outstanding performance
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LIRR Grade Crossing Work – William Floyd Parkway – May 12-14

The Government Affairs Office at the Long Island Railroad informed the William Floyd School District of the following work that will be taking place Friday, May 12, 2017 through Sunday, May 14, 2017 at the William Floyd Parkway grade crossing: WILLIAM FLOYD PARKWAY GRADE CROSSING WORK
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William Floyd College and Career Fair

WFSD Hosts College Awareness Day, College & Career School Fair

Recently, the William Floyd School District held its annual College and Career School Fair, an event designed to provide students and their families with the opportunity to begin thinking about college and their future careers. Approximately 700 students and parents attended over the
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Photo of Giovanni Marks, a William Floyd High School senior enrolled in the Building Trades & Construction Academy

WFHS Senior Takes 3rd in SkillsUSA State Carpentry Competition

Giovanni Marks, a William Floyd High School senior enrolled in the Building Trades & Construction Academy under the tutelage of instructor Matthew Van Horne, recently took third place in the Carpenter’s Assistant competition at the 2017 SkillsUSA New York Leadership Conference and
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Photo of the boys varsity tennis team

WFHS Boys Tennis Defeats Sayville in First-Round Playoff Match

The William Floyd Colonials boys varsity tennis team under the tutelage of Dave Pia, a two-time United States Tennis Association Coach of the Year, qualified for the playoffs for the sixth consecutive year with a third-place finish in their division out of 13 teams. Their regular seas
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Photo from Start with Hello Week at Paca Middle School

William Paca Middle School Student Leaders “Start with Hello”

William Paca Middle School student leaders recently held “Start with Hello Week,” an effort in which students were encouraged to say hello and connect with classmates whom they normally do not interact with. Different activities throughout the course of the week included wearing “Hell
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Photo from Shrek the Musical Jr. at WF Middle School

“Shrek the Musical Jr.” at William Floyd Middle School: May 5-6

Fairy-tale creatures of all kinds will come to life this upcoming weekend in the OCEAN Arts production of Shrek the Musical, Jr., starring the talented students of William Floyd Middle School. Shrek The Musical Jr. is based on the 2001 Dreamworks animated film featuring a grumpy green
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