A photo showing the entrance to Paca middle school

William Paca Middle School

The William Paca Middle School staff, students and parents are committed to meeting district goals by supporting educational programs, services and ideas which will offer challenging and stimulating educational experiences in a safe environment for all our students.

Spanning grades 6, 7 and 8, William Paca Middle School serves approximately 1500 students. Within each grade level, students are exposed to a comprehensive and challenging curriculum in all subject areas. It is our building goal that these experiences will foster growth in the academic, physical, emotional, social and aesthetic potential of all our students.

A photo of the Paca Principals

William Paca Middle School
338 Blanco Drive
Mastic Beach NY, 11951
Grades 6 - 8 (8:00am - 2:28pm)

Paca Middle School Principal 
Dr. Michele Gode (631) 874-1414

Paca Middle School Assistant Principals 
Jennifer Engmann (631) 874-1472
Chelsee Hudson (631) 874-1474
Jessica Ragazzi (631) 874-1473

Paca Middle School Office Numbers
Main Office - (631) 874-1414
Attendance - (631) 874-1420
Guidance - (631) 874-1658
Nurse - (631) 874-1418
Psychologist I - (631) 874-1459
Psychologist II - (631) 874-1879
Social Worker - (631) 874-1703

Guidance
Caroline Reed  (A-K) (631) 874-1456
Laurie O'Donoghue  (L-M) (631) 874-1481

Social Workers
Alyssa Cabrera (631) 874-1458
Angela Teri (631) 874-1453
Tasharni Harris (631) 874-1217

DASA Coordinators
Michele Gode (631) 874-1414
Alyssa Cabrera (631) 874-1453
Jennifer Engmann (631) 874-1472
Tasharni Harris-Palache (631) 874-1217

Paca News

William Paca Middle School mathematics teachers earned their National Board certification.

Two William Paca Middle School seventh-grade mathematics teachers – Melissa DiDonato and Ann Posiak – recently completed the rigorous requirements to become National Board Certified Teachers, a voluntary certification process from the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards...

collage of high school and middle school music students

Sixteen William Floyd students were selected to perform in the Long Island String Festival Association (LISFA) this month...11 from William Floyd High School, three from William Floyd Middle School and two from William Paca Middle School – were selected by a panel of Suffolk County music educators based on their superior scores at the annual New York State School Music Association solo adjudications.

Photos of the nine essay winners holding up their certificates

The William Floyd School District recently celebrated the 285th birthday of William Floyd, the district namesake and one of only 56 men to sign the Declaration of Independence. In what has become an annual tradition over the past 10 years, students and staff from all across the school district celebrate and commemorate the life and legacy of Mr. Floyd with special events and activities focused on this year's theme of helping others and serving the community.