Wantagh High School

Wantagh High School

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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 providing the skills needed to meet the continuing challenge of life-long learning and responsible citizenship in our rapidly changing society. 

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  • "ESCAPADES" GARNERS 13 STATE AWARDS!

    Wantagh High School’s literary magazine, Escapades, has received 13 awards in artwork/illustration, cover design, photography and poetry from the Empire State School Press Association and Columbia Scholastic Press Association. Every year, awards are handed out to the top school literary magazines in the state at the associations’ annual conference, held at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications.

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  • TECHDAY 2015 REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN

    Wantagh TechDay is an annual event created by Wantagh School District alumni to promote computer science education. Motivated by code.org’s initiative, the Wantagh TechDay team seeks to provide the opportunity for exposure to the practical skills of computer science...

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  • SIGNED!

    Ten senior athletes signed National Letters of Intent to continue their sports at national and regional colleges and universities next fall. Signing a National Letter of Intent is the highest honor for a high school athlete, and the district congratulates each athlete on this outstanding accomplishment.

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  • MUSIC STUDENTS ATTEND LISFA SECONDARY FESTIVAL!

    Wantagh High School student-musicians Natalie Bloniarz (viola), Jack Coupe (violin), Ryan Krieger (viola) and Christine Nerone (violin) were selected to participate in the Long Island String Festival Association Secondary Festival at Plainview-Old Bethpage Middle School on Nov. 14-16,

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  • HITTING THE RIGHT NOTES!

    The district is pleased to announce that the New York State School Music Association has selected high school musicians Blake Andreou (alto saxophone, symphonic band), Sam Hutt (trombone, symphonic band), Kayla Knight (alto I, mixed chorus), Ruth Kupperberg (alto I, mixed chorus), Julianna Nerone (violin, string orchestra) and Matthew Saltzman (trumpet, symphonic band) to participate in All-State ensembles at the annual NYSSMA Winter Conference, to be held at the Eastman Theatre in Rochester on Dec. 4-7.

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  • WANTAGH STUDENTS START A CHAIN REACTION!

    During two emotional and empowering Rachel’s Challenge assemblies, Wantagh Middle School and High School students were reminded that all it takes is one act of kindness to make a difference to someone and to improve the world.

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  • ARTWORK ON DISPLAY!

    The artwork of high school students Gina Ciappina, Kelsey Contorno, Ava Marshall and Alyssa Soethout has been selected for display in the New York State Art Teachers Association Student Art Exhibition at the New York State School Boards Association Conference, to be held at the Sheraton New York at Times Square on Oct. 26-27.

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  • WANTAGH PRIDE DISPLAYED AT HOMECOMING!

    It was a day of pride as the Wantagh community gathered for the district’s annual homecoming festivities on Oct. 18. Fun-filled activities started with a Friday afternoon pep rally, during which the sports teams and homecoming court were introduced. Students throughout the district also displayed their Warrior pride by wearing black and gold clothing and sports jerseys.

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  • HIGH SCHOOL BREAKFAST PROGRAM ANNOUNCEMENT!

    We are pleased to announce that Wantagh High School is beginning a full Breakfast Program on Tuesday, October 14, 2014. Breakfast will be served in the High School cafeteria each morning from 7:00 a.m. until 9:15 a.m...

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  • TOP OF THE CLASS

    The district congratulates Julia Laibach and Julia Lantier as the Class of 2015 valedictorian and salutatorian, respectively. The announcement was made over the high school loudspeaker on Oct. 2, and a congratulatory announcement was posted on the marquee.

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Daily Announcements

WANTAGH SENIOR HIGH DAILY BULLETIN

                                                WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 26, 2014-TODAY IS DAY 3

· THE NYSSMA ALL STATE CONFERENCE IS FRIDAY, DEC. 5TH THROUGH SUNDAY DEC. 7TH. SEE MS. DRAGOVICH FOR DETAILS.

· THE ROBOTICS CLUB WILL HOLD its FIRST MEETING AFTER SCHOOL ON TUESDAY, DECEMBER 2ND IN ROOM 121. ANYONE WHO IS INTERESTED IS INVITED TO ATTEND. MR. FILI.

· ATTENTION LITERARY SOCIETY: PLEASE RETURN YOUR COPY OF THE HOUSE ON MANGO STREET TO ROOM 130 DURING THE DAY OR RIGHT AFTER SCHOOL TODAY. MS. BEWICK.

· THERE IS A WHS JR. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE COAT DRIVE GOING ON RIGHT NOW. THERE IS A BOX IN THE MAIN LOBBY FOR DONATIONS. J. STANULIS

· THE G.O. AND THE INTERNATIONAL THESPIAN SOCIETY THANKSGIVING FOOD DRIVE WILL BE GOING ON UNTIL TODAY, WEDNESDAY, NOV. 26TH. WE WILL BE COLLECTING CANNED, BOXED, AND JARRED FOODS, ALSO BEVERAGES, PAPER GOODS, NON-PERISHABLE DESSERT ITEMS, CANNED GOODS AND BREAKFAST FOODS. REMEMBER, THANKSGIVING MEALS WE ARE BLESSED TO HAVE ARE EXACTLY THAT. A BLESSING. (G.O AND I.T.S) SEE FLIERS FOR MORE DETAILED INFO. DONATIONS CAN BE BROUGHT TO THE HS MAIN LOBBY.

· FROM THE BOOSTER CLUB: NEW WARRIOR WEAR IS NOW AVAILABLE! ORDER YOUR ITEMS TO GET YOUR GEAR IN TIME FOR THE HOLIDAYS! THE BOOSTER CLUB WILL ALSO BE SELLING IN HONORS HALL EVERY THURSDAY IN DECEMBER IMMEDIATELY AFTER DISMISSAL FOR YOUR SHOPPING NEEDS! ORDER FORMS ARE AVAILALE IN THE MAIN OFFICE.

· THERE WILL BE A CLASS OF 2014 ALUMNI RECEPTION PARTY SPONSORED BY WANTAGH HS STUDENT GOVERNMENT (G.O.) TODAY, WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 26TH IN OUR SENIOR STUDY HALL FROM 2:20 PM UNTIL 3PM. REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED. MS. MALAFIS

· FROM THE GUIDANCE OFFICE: OUR ANNUAL FINANCIAL AID NIGHT FOR SENIORS IS WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 3RD FROM 7PM TO 8:30PM IN THE HS AUDITORIUM.

· CURRENT YEARBOOK INFORMATION FOR 2014-2015: THERE WILL BE TIERED PRICING AGAIN. THE COST OF A YEARBOOK IS IS NOW $110.00 FROM NOW TO DECEMBER 31ST 2014. YEARBOOKS CAN BE PURCHASED ONLINE AT:yearbookforever.com –CAN USE CREDIT CARD TO PAY; OR CHECK OR MONEY ORDER MADE OUT TO WANTAGH SCHOOL DISTRICT AND LEFT IN MR. PARLAGRECO’S MAILBOX.

PERSONAL ADS: PERSONAL ADS CAN BE PURCHASED ONLINE AT yearbookforever.com. PRICES & SIZES ARE

LISTED ON WEBSITE. ANYONE HAVING TROUBLE WITH THIS CAN SEE MR. PARLAGRECO FOR HELP. MR.

PARLAGRECO HAS POSTED ALL OF THIS INFO ON THE YEARBOOK PAGE OF THE SCHOOL WEBSITE AS WELL.

· ON TUESDAY, DEC. 2ND THE MATHLETES WILL TRAVEL TO PLAINEDGE HS BY BUS FOR A COMPETITION LEAVING HS AT 2:30PM AND RETURN AT 3:45-4PM. M. COONS.

· FROM FRIDAY, DEC. 5TH THROUGH SUNDAY, DEC. 7TH IS THE NYSSMA ALL-STATE CONFERENCE.

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