Wantagh Middle School

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  • WINNING NOTECARD DESIGN

    Arielle Combs, an eighth-grade student at the middle school, was a Top 10 Award winner for her contest entry to the American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese Long Island Chapter Design-A-Card Contest. Her design will be made into notecards to raise scholarship money for the Long Island Chapter 39 Scholarship Fund.

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  • WANTAGH MS TAKES THE CEREBRAL PALSY TRIVIA CHALLENGE

    Wantagh Middle School’s community service club called Business and Education Serving Together participated in the 33rd annual Cerebral Palsy of Nassau County Trivia Challenge Championships on Feb. 26-27. Eighth-grade team members Sean Browne, Emma Caputo, Abigail Conway and Natasha Meagher finished in third place. Skylar Mondelli, Jacklynn LaMacchia, Bridget Toscano, and Cate Russo also represented the district on the sixth-grade level. The club raised and donated $600 to the organization.

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  • LEARNING TO SUCCEED THROUGH JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT

    The middle school eighth-grade business management class participated in a six-week Junior Achievement program called, “It’s My Business.” The program focused on entrepreneurship and collaboration and was a perfect lead to the class’ final Shark Tank project.

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  • TOP NOTES

    The district is pleased to announce that 12 elementary, 13 middle school and 13 high school student-musicians were selected to participate in the Nassau Music Educators Association All-County festivals, held in January at the Tilles Center for the Performing Arts. Selection was based on the students’ individual New York State School Music Association evaluation scores and teacher recommendations, as well as evaluations during solo performances at regional music festivals.

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  • GEOGRAPHY WHIZ

    Michael Michitsch, a seventh-grade student at the middle school, is the winner in the school-level competition for the National Geographic Bee. He will now take a test for a chance to participate in the state finals. Eighth-grader Evan Thole placed second and seventh-grader Heather Sheridan placed third.

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  • WANTAGH TEACHER RECEIVES NEFCU GRANT

    Wantagh Middle School business teacher Nancy O’Connor received a 2018-19 Nassau Educators Federal Credit Union “Funding Your Ideas” teacher grant totaling $250.

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  • A DRAMATIC INTERPRETATION OF ‘A CHRISTMAS CAROL’

    eventh-grade students in Kim Davis’ English language arts class at the middle school have a deeper understanding of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol.” The students have been acting out scenes of this beloved holiday favorite as part of a study on the genre of drama.

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  • MS BUSINESS STUDENTS GIVE THE GIFT OF WARMTH

    A Business Teachers Association of New York State grant is funding a community service project for middle school business students. Business teacher Nancy O’Connor recently received a $500 grant from BTANYS, which is being used to purchase fleece, no-sew blanket kits. The 75 students enrolled in the eighth-grade business management class crafted 20 homemade blankets to be used by patients at the Ronald McDonald House of Long Island.

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  • MS STUDENTS MEMORIALIZE VIETNAM WAR POW/MIA’S

    In recognition of National POW/MIA Recognition Day on Sept. 20, middle school students took a personal moment of silence to remember the 104 New York soldiers missing in action or who were prisoners of war during the Vietnam War.

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Daily Announcements

  • Today Is Day 1         STUDENT BULLETIN        Thursday, May 2, 2019

     

    Attention: If you are going to NYSSMA this weekend, please pick up your playing permit from your music teacher today!

    Attention Video Club: There will be a meeting today in room 446.

    Attention Comic Book Club: There will be a meeting after school today in room 431.

    Attention BEST Club Members: There will be a meeting today in room 319. All Pen Pals must attend. See you then! Any questions, please see Mrs. Holden or Ms. Craven.

    Attention: ACAI bowls will be for sale every Wednesday in the MS cafeteria.

    Attention: May is Get Caught Reading Month! If students or staff are seen reading, they will be entered into a drawing to win a prize. Winners announced weekly!

    Attention All Students: The school doctor will be in for Fall sports physicals on Thursday, May 30th, at 3pm. Students should sign up in the health office and complete a health history form before seeing the school doctor. Important: if you are having your physical done over the summer, you do NOT need to see the school doctor. Any questions, please see the nurse.

     

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