Wantagh High School

Wantagh High School

Welcome to Wantagh High School!
 
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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  • A CELEBRATION OF ACHIEVEMENT

    More than 100 seniors were recognized for outstanding achievements during the annual Senior Awards Night held in the school auditorium.

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  • NYS SCIENCE HONOR SOCIETY SCHOLARSHIPS

    The Wantagh High School chapter of the Science Honor Society is pleased to announce that two members have received scholarship awards from the New York State Science Honor Society Board of Governors.

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  • WANTAGH SENIORS COMMIT TO THEIR SPORTS

    Wantagh High School senior athletes congregated in the auditorium on College Day to reveal the local, regional and national colleges and universities they will be attending this fall, as well as their commitment to college sport teams. In all, 33 athletes will be continuing their sports on the college level this fall.

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  • BUSINESS HONOR SOCIETY INDUCTS 65

    The Wantagh High School Business Education Department welcomed 65 members into the National Business Honor Society during an induction ceremony, held on April 26.

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  • STATISTICS AND READING STUDENTS VISIT CITIFIELD

    We took our reading and math students to Citi Field on Thursday, April 27th to show the connection between reading and math and how these two subjects work together in real life situations. Our AP Statistics and College Statistics students will guide and show our Reading students how math applies to baseball excitement.

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  • STUDENT-JOURNALISTS GARNER COVETED QUILL AWARDS

    High school student-journalist Sean Smith, senior editor-in-chief of “The Warrior,” has won an honorable mention Quill Award in the Most Outstanding Reporter category during Adelphi University’s annual Press Day. This is the fourth consecutive year that a Wantagh journalist has garnered a Quill Award in this prestigious category.

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  • SCIENCE OLYMPIAD ATTENDS STATE COMPETITION

    The high school Science Olympiad team, under the direction of Rich Colavita, finished in the top ten in four events during the New York State tournament held at Le Moyne College in Syracuse in March. Students Ben Schablin and Dean Stavrides placed first in Herpetology.

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  • WANTAGH CHEER TEAM RECOGNIZED BY NYS SENATE

    New York State Senator John Brooks recognized the Wantagh High School varsity cheerleading team during the April 6 meeting of the Board of Education. On his behalf, legislative assistant Kevin Devlin presented each of the athletes a citation from the county.

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  • STUDENTS RECOGNIZED FOR EXCELLENCE IN ART

    The high school art department has announced that 12 students in Patricia Beary’s and Amy McPartlan’s Advanced Placement Photography and AP Studio classes, respectively, 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 to the annual competition that recognizes excellence in writing and art.

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  • BAND HONORS FOR ELENA SCARANO

    Student-musician Elena Scarano was selected to perform on clarinet in the New York State Band Directors Association Honors Band in Liverpool, New York. She is the first Wantagh student to receive this prestigious privilege.

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