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South Bay Celebrates 100 Days Of Learning

Photo courtesy of West Babylon School District South Bay Elementary School in the West Babylon School District celebrated Valentine’s Day and the 100th day of school on Feb. 14. Students and staff came to school dressed as if they were 100 years old, sporting gray hair and their canes, walkers, glasses and robes. The day […]
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Tooker Fourth Graders Show Off Their Research

Photo courtesy of West Babylon School District In recognition of Black History Month, fourth graders at Tooker Avenue Elementary School in the West Babylon School District researched influential African American figures. Students choose one person to research who helped to change history. They wrote their facts, along with a photo, on a card to create […]
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Santapogue Shows Its Kindness

Photo courtesy of West Babylon School District As part of Councilman McSweeney’s P.S. I Love You Day kindness challenge, Santapogue Elementary School in the West Babylon School District made care packages for first responders to thank them for their service. Members of the Santapogue student council, student council advisers Mrs. Sagginario and Mrs. Manzi, Ms. […]
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West Babylon Science Olympiad Team Heading To States

Photo courtesy of West Babylon School District On Jan. 27, West Babylon Science Olympiad’s three teams competed at the annual Regional Science Olympiad Tournament. Suffolk County’s regional tournament is comprised of 60 teams from throughout the county. The tournament is the largest in New York and the nation. Each team competed in 23 events, from rubber-band powered […]
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South Bay Students Put Simple Machines To The Test

Photo courtesy of West Babylon School District Third graders at South Bay Elementary School in the West Babylon School District are studying simple machines as part of their science curriculum. The classes recently engaged in a hands-on STEM lesson to test their knowledge of the machines. In Ms. DeLapi’s class, the third graders learned about […]
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West Babylon Senior Named Coca-Cola Semifinalist

Photo courtesy of West Babylon School District West Babylon Senior High School senior Kenneth Miller has been selected as one of 20 semifinalists on Long Island in the annual 2024 Coca-Cola Scholars Program. More than 1,500 semifinalists were named nationwide for their leadership skills, academic achievements and community service. This spring, Coca-Cola will choose 150
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Second Graders Spread Kindness At Tooker Avenue

Photo courtesy of West Babylon School District Second graders in Ms. Will’s class at Tooker Avenue Elementary School in the West Babylon School District recently participated in a social-emotional learning activity centered around the holidays. After reading “A Wish to Be a Christmas Tree,” the students brainstormed different ways to be kind this holiday season […]