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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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William Floyd Elementary Students Take Virtual Field Trip

Students in Kimberly Bahr’s kindergarten class at William Floyd Elementary School took a virtual field trip to a Florida reptile and conservation facility through Skype; and a close-up of the screen. Students in Kimberly Bahr’s kindergarten class at William Floyd Elementary School rec
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High School Business Academy Hosts Virtual Enterprise Training

The William Floyd High School Business Academy recently held a training session for Virtual Enterprise students and facilitators from 14 Suffolk County school districts including William Floyd. Virtual Enterprise, or VE, is a simulated business that is set up and run by high school bu
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High School Advanced Carpentry Students Design and Build Lifeguard Stands

Students in Matthew Van Horne’s Advanced Carpentry class at William Floyd High School recently completed a project to design and build two lifeguard chairs for Hither Hills State Park in Montauk, NY. Students created the blueprints for the chairs, which stand approximately nine feet t
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Moriches Elementary School Thanks a Veteran

In honor of Veterans Day and to recognize a young man currently serving in the United States military from our community, students in Christine Weldon’s second-grade class at Moriches Elementary School in the William Floyd School District, selected a special U.S. Marine to send a care
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Young Adult Fiction Author Visits William Paca Middle School

Melissa Kuch, author and creator of the new four-part young adult series The Hypothesis of Giants, recently visited four William Paca Middle School classes to talk about the craft of writing and to inspire students to view literature in a whole new and exciting way. Kuch, a Long Islan
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Tangier Smith Elementary School Salutes our Veterans

Last week, kindergarten and first-grade students at Tangier Smith Elementary School in the William Floyd School District, held their annual Veterans Day concert and had the opportunity to express their gratitude to veterans for their service through the singing of songs and with the p
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William Floyd NJROTC Visits US Coast Guard Academy

The William Floyd High School Navy Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (NJROTC) recently traveled to Connecticut for a day of maritime history and education in which they had the opportunity to tour the United States Coast Guard Academy, the U.S. Navy Submarine Force Library and Mu
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William Floyd Middle School Hosts Community Appreciation Breakfast

William Floyd Middle School (WFMS) recently held a community breakfast with elected, community and business leaders to highlight some of the school’s achievements and continue to build upon the school-community partnerships that currently exist. Held in the school library, community l
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