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William Floyd teachers share social distancing message

  William Floyd teachers gave students some helpful tips on social distancing in this video released Thursday:

Schools across New York State are closed through April 1, and districts are setting up virtual ways for students and parents to continue learning. Here are some different ways to keep kids …

A staff member in the Bayport-Blue Point School District has tested positive for coronavirus, according to a letter sent by Superintendent Timothy Hearney on Thursday. The letter is below: Dear …

The nameplate is a tipoff: Donna Jones: Solver of Problems. “A secretary gave that to me,” said Jones. “She told me, ‘That’s what you do.’” Jones …

Whoever said “there’s no crying in baseball” would retract that if they were like Patchogue-Medford 2015 graduate Richard Ciufo — currently an Ivy League senior at …

Superintendent of South Country School District Joseph Giani announced the upcoming schedule for food distribution for families in need during school closures due to the coronavirus. He released the …

The William Foyd School District announced Monday that it would cancel evening (post-6 p.m.) activities to increase custodial staff measures to clean school facilities in response to the COVID-19 …

Bayport Blue-Point School District holds one of the highest opt-out (or refusal, according to New York State) percentages for the third- to eighth-grade assessment tests on Long Island. As 75 percent …

When Cheryl Wills was a child, she felt invisible. Her father died when she was in high school, the worst tragedy she said she’s had to face. Wills grew up in Uniondale, lived in public …

Female students enroll, thrive in typically male CTE programs at William Floyd High School BY NICOLE FUENTES They’re not enrolled in cosmetology or medical assisting: These Career and …

As the cost of a college education continues to skyrocket and many degree-holders find themselves debt-ridden without jobs to cover the debilitating loan payments, a resurgence of interest in …

Seven Bellport High School students were honored during the Town of Brookhaven’s 29th annual Black History Month Celebration, held at Town Hall on Feb. 7. Sponsored by …

A state mandate requires that school districts be given a designation of “needing improvement” to set up alternative testing methods for students who opt out of state tests. The …

Kyle La Spisa, a William Floyd High School senior, received first place in the environmental sciences division at the Long Island Junior Science & Humanities Symposium (JSHS) 2020 Regional Finals …

“Trust the process,” “We are family,” “Better together” and “Only the beginning” are the slogans frequently used as inspiration for sports …

South Ocean Middle School’s new Health teacher, Shannon Maloney, formed the school’s first-ever Wellness Club at the start of the school year. As part of one of the club’s first …

Bellport High School’s production of “Beauty and the Beast” is set to premiere this weekend in the Ebersole Auditorium. Reserved tickets are available for $15 and can be purchased …

On Thursday, Jan. 23, members of the William Floyd school community gathered together to celebrate the life and legacy of Jeananne Dawson, which has been memorialized in the annals of William Floyd …

“Parents always ask me if a play is appropriate for younger children, and ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ is a perfect way to introduce kids as young as four to a theater …

Every year in March and April, students in grades 3-8 take New York State’s standardized tests in English Language Arts, Science and Math. But what has changed over the years and continues to …

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