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Merrick Kicks Off 100th School Year

Photos courtesy of Merrick Union Free School District The Merrick Union Free School District had a lot to smile about on Sept. 1. Not only was it the first day back to school but it also marked the district’s 100th school year of operation. “The staff of the Merrick Schools will continue to provide a […]
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New Educators Join Bethpage’s Instructional Team

Photo courtesy of the Bethpage Union Free School District Bethpage Union Free School District’s new teachers for the 2022-2023 school year. Pictured with Superintendent of Schools David Schneider (left) and Assistant Superintendent for Human Resources Caroline Lavelle (top right). New faculty members received a warm welcome into the Bethpage Union Free School District
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Bayport-Blue Point Starting A New Academic Chapter

Photos courtesy of the Bayport-Blue Point School District Excitement permeated the air as 129 incoming sixth grade students entered James Wilson Young Middle School on Aug. 24 for the school’s annual Locker Day and Walk Through. Students and their parents met in the courtyard for a bagel breakfast and then attended a brief welcome assembly […]
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Oakdale-Bohemia Middle School Welcomes Sixth Graders

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 […]

How To Prepare Kids To Go Back To School

The end of summer can be a bittersweet time for students. While many students look forward to seeing their friends, few want to say goodbye to the relaxing days of summer. Parents know that getting their children back in the school day swing of things can be a challenge. The following are some ways to […]