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Longtime Commack Board of Ed Member Retires

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       After nineteen years serving this community on the Commack Board of Education, Mary Jo Masciello did not seek reelection this May.  Mary Jo was a BOE member since 1998 and led the Board as President for 13 years. A former teacher and dedicated Commack PTA member and officer, Mary Jo and her husband raised […]

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Huntington Honors Scholar-Athletes

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The Huntington Town Board, at its May 9 meeting, honored 20 local high school seniors who excel in both academics and athletics at the annual Scholar-Athlete Awards Ceremony.
Each of the winners – one male and one female from each of the 10 high schools in the Town — had been selected by their school, which […]

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Commack Students are National Toshiba Exploravision Winners!

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Congratulations to our Commack High School science research students and their teacher/mentor, Richard Kurtz, who were named 2nd place national winners in the Toshiba/NSTA ExploraVision competition. Ninth grade students Christine, Kimberly, Michael, and Louis, along with teacher and mentor Richard Kurtz, won an all expense paid trip to Washington, D.C. for the national awards ceremony […]

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Science Research Students Advance to International Competition

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Three Commack High students, Charity Russell, Abbigayle Cuomo, and Raphael Iskra, will be representing the Commack community on the world stage in Los Angeles, California at the International Science and Engineering Fair during the week of May 14, 2017. These students earned prestigious Intel Division Grand Awards at the Long Island Science and Engineering Fair […]

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Whitman’s Ramos Heads to State Science Competition

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Walt Whitman senior Omar Ramos and his science partner from Commack High School Ryan VonHoff won two awards at the LI Science and Engineering Fair (LISEF) round 2 on March 23rd. 2017. LISEF promotes three science research fairs each year that are extremely successful and professional events.  Our duo won honorable mention and the USMA […]

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Uniting to Celebrate Culture and Caring at Commack Middle School

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Fostering Global Ambassadors at Commack Middle School
 
Commack Middle School, Long Island’s first and largest Middle-Level International Baccalaureate World School, demonstrated its dedication to holistic education, global mindedness, service, and community spirit when it hosted its tenth annual International Culture and Cuisine Night on Wednesday, March 8, 2017. Hundreds of students and their families gathered to […]

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Commack Students – U.S. Presidential Scholar Candidates

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Four Commack High School students were named Presidential Scholars Candidates, recognized as some of our nation’s most distinguished graduating high school seniors. Congratulations to Zack Abrams, Christine Kim, Joshua Mann, and Matthew Wu (not in photo), whose academic achievement and exceptional scores on the ACT or SAT exams qualifies them to seek finalist status as […]

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Souper Bowl Soup Collection Feeds the Hungry

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The eighth annual “Souper Bowl” at North Ridge Primary School in Commack was a HUGE success!  The children collected a total of 5,368 cans and bags of soup, which were donated to Long Island Cares, one of the region’s most comprehensive hunger action organizations.

Physical education teacher, Lorraine Esposito, “sculpts” the cans into different shapes each […]

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School Closings & Delays for Thursday, February 9, 2017

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UPDATED 9:18PM FEB 8, 2017
Cold Spring Harbor School District – Closed
Commack School District – Closed
Elwood School District – Closed
Half Hollow Hills School District – Closed
Harborfields School District – Closed
Huntington School District – Closed
Northport School District – Closed
South Huntington School District –  Closed

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GIVING BACK TO THE COMMUNITY IN MEMORY OF P.O. GLEN CIANO

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On February 22, 2009, the Suffolk County Police Department suffered the loss of a true hero, Second Precinct Police Officer Glen Ciano, after his car was struck by a drunk driver in Commack. The SCPD and Commack Fire Department host an annual blood drive, now in its 7th year, to honor his memory and carry […]

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