Mission Statement
Wantagh High School will maintain a supportive environment which encourages all students to develop a positive self-image through the mastery of those educational outcomes best suited to their individual goals and potential.  Family, school and community will join together to meet students' educational needs as well as to provide the skills needed to meet the continuing challenge of life-long learning and responsible citizenship in our rapidly changing society. 
 
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  • WHS SCIENCE STUDENTS COMPETE

    Andrew Bloniarz, Alex Kaufmann, Jaclyn Onufrey and Casey Terrel under the advisement of science teacher Ody Svolos form team Green Generation as they compete in the EmPower Solar Student Competition and they need your votes! (read more)... http://youtu.be/qdT7CDBNVw4

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  • WINTER SPORTS WRAP

    This has been an exceptionally successful winter sports season for the district’s student-athletes. The following are team and individual accomplishments...

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  • SENIOR JOURNALIST WINS TOP AWARD

    Congratulations to Dan Parker for taking home the 'gold' at the Adelphi University Press Day Awards...

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  • TOPS IN PHOTOGRAPHY

    The Wantagh High School Art Department is pleased to announce that six students in Patricia Beary’s photography class received regional awards in the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards contest, presented by the Alliance for Young Artists and Writers. The works of these talented individuals were judged among more than 255,000 submissions...

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  • DARING TO BE THE CHANGE

    Positive vibrations resonated through the halls of Wantagh High School as 270 sophomores and 75 faculty members participated in the three-day interactive Challenge Day Program...

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  • WANTAGH HIGH SCHOOL SCIENCE OLYMPIAD TEAM PLACES SECOND

    Wantagh High School’s Science Olympiad Team A placed second out of 41 teams at the regional competition at Syosset High School. The team also qualified to participate in the New York State Competition on March 14-15 at Kellenberg High School...

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  • WANTAGH STUDENTS WINNERS IN ANNUAL RUBE GOLDBERG COMPETITION

    Wantagh High School’s Rube Goldberg teams were second-, third- and fourth-place winners in the Rube Goldberg Machine Competition at the Cradle of Aviation Museum...

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  • WANTAGH HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS RECEIVE NASSAU ZONE AWARD

    Wantagh High School students Kenneth Banschback and Kathleen Valenti are recipients of the Nassau Zone Award. Sponsored by the New York State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance...

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  • WANTAGH HIGH SCHOOL PRESENTS ‘LES MISÉRABLES’

    Wantagh High School’s talented cast and crew drew a full house on opening night of Alain Boublil’s and Claude-Michel Schonberg’s adaptation of Victor Hugo’s epic story, “Les Misérables.” Under the direction of Heather Romano and vocally directed by Stephanie Haas, the 100-member cast and crew entertained the audience with this inspirational tale of redemption of the human spirit...

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  • WANTAGH HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT DESIGNATED AS INTEL SEMIFINALIST

    The Wantagh School District is pleased to announce that senior Jaclyn Onufrey has been named one of 50 Long Island Intel semifinalists in the 2014 Intel Science Talent Search Competition. This is the first time a Wantagh student has received this outstanding recognition and has advanced in the nation’s oldest and most prestigious pre-college science competition.

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