Photos courtesy of the Connetquot Central School District
Incoming sixth graders and their parents entered the front doors of Oakdale-Bohemia Middle School on Aug. 25 for the school’s annual walk through. New principal Joseph Piombo and assistant principal Danielle Black welcomed the students during the program, which was about reducing anxiety while entering a new phase of the students’ educational experience.
“The next three years will be a rollercoaster of experiences, but will be a lot of fun,” Mr. Piombo said during the orientation assembly.
The students then took the time to try opening their lockers and a toured the building, preparing them for the first day of school on Sept. 6.