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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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William Floyd Boys Varsity Lacrosse Holds Food Drive

To help residents of the William Floyd community during the holiday season, members of the William Floyd boys varsity lacrosse team recently held a food donation drive and fundraiser to help support the Colonial Youth and Mastics and Shirley Community food pantries. The team gathered
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William Floyd Fights Against Cancer

The faculty, staff and administration at John S. Hobart Elementary School recently sold and wore their “Hobart Cares” t-shirts to school raising $360 to go toward the American Cancer Society in the battle against this debilitating disease. Additionally, the William Floyd High School g
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William Floyd Art Students Participate in National Portfolio Day

Several William Floyd High School art students and their teachers, Theresa Bianco and Susan Plunket, had the opportunity to participate in National Portfolio Day at SUNY Purchase in Purchase, NY, on November 16. National Portfolio Day is an event specifically designed for those who wi
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William Floyd High School Students Participate in on-site College Admissions Day

The William Floyd High School Counseling Center recently welcomed Suffolk County Community College (SCCC) for their annual on-site admissions day, where recruiters had the opportunity to meet with interested seniors to evaluate their transcripts and applications and speak with them ab
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Infinitus String Trio Inspires William Floyd Students

Recently, William Floyd fourth-graders from the district’s five elementary schools and its high school music students had the opportunity to work with Infinitus, a classical string trio with a modern edge. The performance was made possible through a partnership with Eastern Suffolk BO
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Two WFHS Faculty Members Named Master Teachers

Two William Floyd teachers, Kristen Drury and Christine Rosado, were named Master Teachers by New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo. They are among only 42 from the Long Island region and 319 from across New York State who will serve as teacher mentors charged with helping to support t
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