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William Floyd Tennis Alumni Succeeding in Collegiate Careers

William Floyd girls’ varsity tennis has had quite the run over the past 16 years under the expert leadership of two-time United States Tennis Association Coach of the Year Dave Pia, including 16 consecutive playoff appearances, 14 seasons with at least 10 wins and a seven-season run (
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William Floyd Schools Spread Holiday Cheer

It is truly the season of giving in the William Floyd School District with students and staff from all buildings – Nathaniel Woodhull, John S. Hobart, William Floyd Elementary, Moriches, Tangier Smith, the William Floyd Learning Center, William Paca Middle School, William Floyd Middle
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WFSD Receives Five NYSPRA Communications Contest Awards

For the second year in a row, the William Floyd School District has been selected to receive five New York School Public Relations Association (NYSPRA) awards in the organization’s 39th annual Communications Contest for its work in school public relations and communications taking hom
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William Floyd Music Teachers Perform at Radio City Music Hall

Several William Floyd School District music educators recently had the incredible opportunity to perform at Radio City Music Hall as members of the East End Women’s Choir, an intergenerational group of musicians dedicated to excellence in the performance of women’s choral litera
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WFHS Counseling Center’s First On-Site Admissions Day of School Year a Success

The William Floyd High School Counseling Center recently held its first of several on-site admissions events of the year, in which admissions representatives from schools of higher education come to meet with students, answer their questions and showcase what their schools have to off
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William Floyd Middle School and Moriches Elementary School students with their principals Carolyn Schick (left) and Deirdre Redding (right).

Moriches Elementary & William Floyd Middle School Debut New Student Collaboration

A group of seventh-grade students from William Floyd Middle School recently paid a visit to the fifth graders at Moriches Elementary School to present interactive lessons on exploration. The lessons, crafted by the students themselves, were designed to help prepare the soon-to-be midd
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Happy Birthday, William Floyd!

On Monday, December 17, the William Floyd School District along with its partners at the Mastics-Moriches-Shirley Community Library, will celebrate the 284th birthday of William Floyd, a delegate to the First Continental Congress and one of only 56 men to sign the Declaration of Indep
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WFMS Teacher’s “Lights Map” Sure to Brighten Holidays

To help spread holiday cheer and encourage families to enjoy the holiday lights that only come around this time of year, William Floyd Middle School general music teacher Jonathan Dignam has compiled a list of the locations of the best decorated homes in Nassau and Suffolk counties on
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Three Fall Athletic Teams Earn Scholar-Team Athlete Awards, Three Win Sportsmanship Award

Three William Floyd High School varsity athletic teams – field hockey, girls’ tennis and boys’ cross country – recently received the New York State Public High School Athletic Association Scholar-Athlete Team Award for excellence in the classroom during the 2018 fall athletic season w
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WFHS Research Students Collect Forge River Scientific Data

William Floyd High School science research students recently participated in “A Day in the Life of the Forge River,” a citizen science project which allows high school students to partner with scientists from Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL), the Pine Barrens Commission, Cold Spri
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