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Whitman Soccer Star Signs With Binghamton

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Whitman soccer star Alyssa Vallar has signed her letter of intent to play soccer at Binghamton University in the fall. A highly ranked senior, Alyssa is only one of three students in Suffolk County to be awarded all-county soccer player as well as all-county high-academic awards. “It amazes me how well she does in school […]

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Stimson Makes Donation To Last Hope Shelter

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“The best thing about Penny Wars is that everyone wins,” said Mr. Anthony Sansotta, Assistant Principal at Stimson Middle School. “The students get to have some fun while they learn about strategy and teamwork, and the community benefits from the money and food the effort provides.”  
 
A portion of the $3,500 collected during Stimson’s Penny Wars […]

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New Welcome Signs for Commack Schools

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New granite and stone foundations to hold the welcome signs for all eight Commack Schools and the Hubbs Administration Building have been donated to the District by Gappsi  Inc., a local home improvement company.   Gappsi has donated masonry work and landscaping to more than ten school districts in Suffolk County. The company is also donating […]

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March Madness For Huntington Booster Club

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The Huntington Booster Club’s March Madness reception is set for Sunday, March 4 between 2-5 p.m. at Christopher’s Courtyard Café, located at 8 Wall Street in Huntington Village.
Last year’s March Madness get-together attracted dozens of Blue Devil friends, including parents, coaches, alumni and fans. Admission is priced at $50 for tickets purchased in advance or […]

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Town Board Public Hearing on Huntington Station Property Acquisition scheduled for March 13th.
The Huntington Town Board has scheduled a public hearing for March 13th, 2012 regarding acquiring 12 Academy Place (known as the Merksamer property) in Huntington Station. According to the Town website, the property in question is 1.06 acres and is contiguous to Gateway […]

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Harborfields Hosts South Korean Education Officials

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Harborfields High School in the Harborfields Central School District welcomed 26 visitors from South Korea. The guests included two officers from the Ministry of Education, education officers from each of the 16 South Korean provinces, senior researchers from the Korean Educational Development Institute, master teachers, and a journalist. 
The purpose of the visit was to give […]

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Huntington SEPTA Donates Thousands for Mini Grants

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Huntington’s Special Education PTA has donated thousands of dollars to the district to cover the cost of ten mini-grant awards for a variety of educational items designed to improve students’ classroom experience.
Huntington School Board members accepted SEPTA’s donation to the district in the amount of $4,637.31 to fund the competitive grant proposals, which were submitted […]

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Whitman Sending 4 to State Track Meet

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Boy’s winter track coach Rob Conroy and girl’s track coach Rufus Shepard are proud to announce that four Walt Whitman students have qualified for the New York State Track & Field state championships to be held on March 3rd, at Cornell University.
 
Girl’s track captain, Jackie Crunden jumped 5’ 7” in the high jump, breaking a […]

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With school districts across the state looking to cut costs wherever they can, the Huntington School Board spent a portion of its meeting last Monday night reviewing the district’s bus transportation services and the current mileage limits in place that determine rider eligibility.
The Huntington School District has budgeted $8.975 million for transportation services. The district […]

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Walt Whitman High School To Present the Broadway Musical PIPPIN

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Once upon a time, a young prince longed to discover the secret of true happiness 
and fulfillment. PIPPIN is a hip, tongue-in-cheek, old-fashioned fairy tale that captivated Broadway audiences and continues to appeal to the young at heart everywhere.
 
Walt Whitman High School
Performing Arts Center
301 West Hills Road, 
Huntington Station, NY 11746
 
Friday, February 10 at 7:30pm and 
Saturday, February […]

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