Education

POB Hawks soccer team honored by town

The Town of Oyster Bay recently honored the Boys Varsity “Hawks” Soccer Team from Plainview-Old Bethpage John F. Kennedy High School for their 2022 Nassau County Class AA Championship.  The Supervisor presented the student athletes with citations and a sign to recognize their championship win. Town Supervisor Joseph Saladino stated, “The success of this team speaks volumes about this school’s […]

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Bethpage HS students bring classic story to life

The Bethpage High School Masquers’ Guild proudly presented their fall production, A Christmas Carol, from Nov. 17-19. Students took to the stage at Bethpage High School to perform the classic holiday tale by Charles Dickens for administrators, community members, family, friends, students and staff. The Masquers’ Guild successfully told the story of Ebenezer Scrooge, played by Matthew Schneider, an elderly […]

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Mathematically gifted student earns prestigious spot

Bethpage High School sophomore Yuvraj Singh was accepted into the Institute of Creative Problem Solving for Gifted and Talented Students at SUNY Old Westbury. He is among 88 students to be selected into the prestigious institute to pursue the study of mathematics and its applications. Last spring, Singh competed against approximately 535 top-ranking students who were recommended by educators from […]

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Bethpage students give thanks at holiday celebration

Bethpage second graders from Charles Campagne Elementary School celebrated the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday with a special event on Nov. 18. Family members were invited to the school to watch as their children, dressed in decorated “I Am Thankful” hats, perform a show filled with Thanksgiving songs. Each student also shared what they were thankful for. The celebration continued as classes […]

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Positive energy flows at Central Blvd. School

Central Boulevard Elementary School students in the Bethpage Union Free School District participated in their third Energy Bus assembly of the 2022-23 school year on Nov. 15. Last year, the school started the Energy Bus program which is based on Jon Gordon’s children’s book “Energy Bus for Kids: A Story About Staying Positive and Overcoming Challenges.” Each month, the school […]

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BHS celebrates new Natl. Honor Society members

Ninety-seven students from Bethpage High School were inducted into the Bethpage chapter of the National Honor Society on Nov. 3. A special ceremony was held in the Bethpage High School auditorium where the inductees were seated on the decorated stage and were honored. Inductee Ashley Garnar kicked off the evening with the National Anthem, which was followed by remarks from […]

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Bethpage community gathers for Halloween

To kick-off Halloween weekend, the Bethpage High School Parent Teacher Student Association hosted its annual Halloween at the Field event at Bethpage High School on Oct. 28. Central and building administrators, staff, students and their families dressed in their best costumes to celebrate the spooky season. Sports teams, school PTAs and high school organizations were welcome to create themes and […]

Hicksville HS announces Class of 2023

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Bethpage students unite for Choose Kindness Day

Bethpage students from Charles Campagne Elementary School celebrated Choose Kindness Day on Oct. 27. Students wore special shirts, courtesy of the school’s PTA, to mark the occasion and participated in activities throughout the day. Classes helped create a rock garden outside of the school. Students and staff decorated rocks and put their own guiding words for the school year on […]

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Bethpage Hall of Fame welcomes eight new members

After a pause due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Bethpage Educational Foundation brought back its Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Dinner on Oct. 22. The Bethpage Hall of Fame recognizes the accomplishments of alumni and staff. Bethpage central and building administrators, board members, faculty, community members, alumni and loved ones gathered in the Bethpage High School gymnasium for the […]


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