5:30 PM WUT End-of-Year Dinner
4:00 PM WUT Executive Board Meeting
6:00 PM WHS/WMS Art Festival
5:00 PM WHS/WMS Book Fair
Middle school eighth grader Lara Dunphy received a perfect score for her art portfolio submitted to the New York State Art Teachers Association’s Portfolio Project and Adjudication. The Portfolio Project provides evidence of student understanding and learning in the visual arts, and feedback is available for the student and teacher during the annual spring event.
Seventh grader Margaret Gates was a top 10 winner in the Design-A-Card Contest sponsored by the American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese. Her design will be made into note cards to raise scholarship money for the Judy Abrams/Margaret Fernandez National Examinations Scholarship Fund.
The artwork of 10 middle school students was selected for viewing in the annual Long Island Art Teachers Association Art in HeART Exhibit, held in the Broadway Mall in Hicksville from March 27-April 27. In addition, students Margaret Gates, Katarina King and Helen Yao received Awards of Excellence for their art pieces.
Wantagh Middle School students participated in the school’s annual Hoops for Heart event to raise money for the American Heart Association through participation in physical education classes shooting contests. The students raised more than $7, 500 this year, ranking them among the top fundraising schools on Long Island. During the last 18 years, Wantagh Middle School has raised a total of $150,000 for the American Heart Association for medical research and educational programs to fight heart disease and stroke.
Wantagh Middle School Science Olympiad team members competed against 38 other teams during the Western Long Island Division B tournament at Wisdom Lane Middle School in Levittown on March 6. The team garnered medals in five events: Dynamic Planet, Reach for the Stars, Road Scholar, Meteorology and Bottle Rocket.
For the third consecutive year, middle school student William Hostetter will represent the district at the state-level National Geographic Bee, being held in Albany, on April 1. William qualified for the state-level bee after having won at the school level in January.
Today Is Day 2 STUDENT BULLETIN Thursday, May 26, 2016
Attention All Students: Wantagh Theatre is holding a fundraiser at the Panera in Bellmore on Merrick Road. Please join us for dinner tonight between 4 and 8pm and a portion of what you spend will be donated to the Wantagh Theatre program. We hope to see you there!
Attention Chess Club: The last chess club will be today, be there!