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Suffolk County Executive Bellone Announces Nearly 23 Tons Of Bottles And Paper Products Recycled Through Shared Services Program

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Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone today announced the initial results from the SuffolkShare School Recycling Partnership Program which began in April of this year. This first-of-its-kind program, a partnership between Suffolk County and six school districts, worked to help schools meet their New York State recycling mandate, save taxpayer dollars and teach students, faculty and the community […]

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Emerging Business Leaders At Harborfields School

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At its Dec. 19 meeting, the Harborfields Central School District’s Board of Education and administration honored students who placed in a recent business competition.

Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum, Instruction and Administration Dr. Rory Manning, Board of Education member Suzie Lustig, Hannah Proce, Katherine Kennedy and Harborfields High School Principal Timothy Russo.
Three hundred students from across Long […]

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Gershow Recycling Donates Aluminum Scrap To Half Hollow Hills High School Robotics Team

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For the tenth year in a row, Gershow Recycling opened its Medford facility to local high school robotics teams participating in School-Business Partnerships of Long Island’s (SBPLI) upcoming FIRST® (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics Competition Long Island Regional to receive free aluminum scrap. Half Hollow Hills High School was one of seven high […]

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Northport Middle School Students Celebrate Uniqueness, Promote Inclusivity

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Students at Northport Middle School have been working together to infuse tolerance, inclusion and acceptance into the school climate. The end goal of these efforts is for the school to receive the title of No Place for Hate from the Anti-Defamation League (ADL). This holiday season, students are focusing on promoting and celebrating what makes […]

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Elwood Kindergartners Make Gingerbread Houses

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During the week of Dec. 17, kindergartners at Harley Avenue Primary School in the Elwood Union Free School District got into the holiday spirit by constructing and decorating gingerbread houses. Students each invited a loved one to visit during the afternoon and had help building their creations. Many parents and loved ones helped by donating […]

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Half Hollow Hills Students Collect Holiday Gifts And Necessities For Local Families In Need

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Students in Half Hollow Hills, from the kindergartners to the graduating seniors in the class of 2019, have been fundraising and running holiday gift drives to help local families in need. Different examples of service learning can be found at every building, but they all have the same goal: helping those that are less fortunate […]

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Dickinson Avenue: Grinch for Good Campaign Collects Canned Food

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This holiday season at Dickinson Avenue in the Northport-East Northport School District, students in the fifth grade  Leadership Club worked together to collect canned food items for the Grinch for Good Campaign. This nationwide effort aims to grow the community’s hearts three sizes — just like the Grinch’s — by giving to those in need […]

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School Superintendents And PTA Members Send Letter To Suffolk County Legislature Urging Passage Of Vaping Legislation

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Legislator Spencer’s Bill Would Restrict Flavored Vape Products Across the County

Suffolk County Superintendents, administrators and PTA members are urging bi-partisan passage of IR 2128 in the Suffolk County Legislature that would restrict the sale of flavored vapor products in Suffolk County. The bill, which has been introduced by Legislator William “Doc” Spencer, is the latest […]

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Half Hollow Hills Students Are Giving Back For Thanksgiving

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Groups of students in the Half Hollow Hills Central School District have been fundraising and collecting food to help local families who are food insecure enjoy a happy Thanksgiving. Food insecure families are never sure if they will have enough food to feed their family from week to week, and it continues to be a […]

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Elwood Seniors Commit To Collegiate Sports

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At a special ceremony held on Nov. 14, seven Elwood-John H. Glenn High School seniors committed to play the sport of their choice at a collegiate level. Coaches, family members and administrators were present to honor of the students’ hard work and dedication throughout their athletic careers.
“Although most people only see your performance on the […]

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