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Idle Hour Elementary Students Build Their Own Communities

Photos courtesy of Connetquot Central School District.   To round out their social studies unit on types of communities, second graders at Idle Hour Elementary School in the Connetquot Central School District created their own urban, rural or suburban landscapes. Each student was asked to choose a community they could envision themselves living in and […]
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Ronkonkoma Middle School Plays Volleyball To Be DEZY Strong

Photo courtesy of Connetquot Central School District Ronkonkoma Middle School in the Connetquot Central School District hosted its third annual Dezy Strong Week during its physical education classes. In preparation for the week, students were shown a video, telling Matthew “Dezy” DiStefano’s story and were given information about his foundation. The Dezy Strong Foundation
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Suffolk County DA’s Office Brings Choices And Consequences Program To Connetquot High School

Photo courtesy of Connetquot Central School District On April 19, the Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office held an important informational assembly titled, “Choices and Consequences: Exploring the Dynamics of Drunken, Drugged and Reckless Driving” at Connetquot High School. According to Suffolk County District Attorney Raymond A. Tierney, motor vehicle crashes are the
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Connetquot Celebrates Dr. Seuss Day

Photo courtesy of Connetquot Central School District Connetquot High School’s National English Honor Society members visited John Pearl and Idle Hour elementary schools to celebrate Dr. Seuss Day with their younger peers. In honor of Dr. Seuss’ birthday on March 2, many schools across the country participate in an annual nationwide reading celebration. To partake, […]
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The Harlem Wizards Take On The Connetquot Thunderbirds

Photo courtesy of Connetquot Central School District.   Feb. 28 was a night filled with fun, athleticism and fundraising as the world-famous Harlem Wizards took on the Connetquot Thunderbirds in an unforgettable game of basketball. Sponsored by the Connetquot Council of PTAs, an all-star team, consisting of district staff members and administrators joined forces to […]