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Elwood Students Win First Junior Iron Chef Challenge

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Students of the Elwood School District recently took part in the first Long Island Junior Iron Chef competition sponsored by the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County and Whole Foods Market.

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Author David Adler Visits Boyd Students

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The students of James H. Boyd Intermediate School in the Elwood Union Free School District received a special visit from David Adler, author of approximately 232 published books. S

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Elwood Students Celebrate Blue and White Night

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Eighth-grade students of Elwood Middle School in the Elwood Union Free School District took part in the school’s annual Blue and White Night on Feb. 13. Over 150 students participated in a series of competitions, including “Mr. Touchdown,” “Olympic Rings” and “Tricycle Races.”
The event was sold out, with a packed audience in attendance cheering on […]

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Disney’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’ At Elwood-John Glenn

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Students of Elwood-John Glenn High School in the Elwood Union Free School District captivated a packed auditorium with performances of Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast.”

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A Special Celebration at Harley Avenue Primary

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By Alison DeMaria
Students of Harley Avenue Primary School in the Elwood Union Free School District enjoyed Special Person Day on Feb. 13. The pre-Valentine’s Day celebration allowed students to invite those people in their lives whom they deem special to visit the school and join them in some unique activities. The children’s projects included designing […]

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Storyteller Visits James H. Boyd School

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Third-grade students of James H. Boyd Intermediate School in the Elwood Union Free School District enjoyed a visit from professional arts educator and storyteller Tom Lee.

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Dodgeball for a Cause in Elwood

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 Students of Elwood Middle School united in support of a good cause and had a great time doing it! Over 300 students took part in the school’s popular “Dodge Cancer” fundraising event benefiting members of the Elwood community who are directly affected by the disease.
Every participant contributed a $10 donation, allowing them and their teammates […]

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Elwood Homecoming Celebration

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“It’s always nice to see everyone showing their spirit and support for our school,” remarked Superintendent Peter Scordo, who was among the attendees. “The sense of community is overwhelming and it means a great deal to our students.”

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Approximately eighty people attended the Elwood Taxpayers Association Meeting held at the Elwood Public Library located at the corner of Elwood Road and Jericho Turnpike.  The hot topic on the agenda was the proposed senior housing development at the Oaktree Dairy property located on the west side of Elwood Road.
Walter Raab, Co-President of the association provided […]

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Elwood Students Create a Culture of Kindness

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Students witnessed examples of the various forms of bullying, explored the feelings involved with bullying and took part in role-playing activities. This enabled them to literally put themselves in someone else’s shoes and learn how to handle a variety of uncomfortable situations. Students learned that they had the power to make the difference.

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