Abbey Lane Students Celebrate Mexican Culture

Third-grade students at Abbey Lane Elementary School have been studying Mexico’s culture, language, flag and points of interest. The social studies unit then culminated...

A Mother’s Day Chia Pet

Most adults remember the popular Chia Pets with their growing grass hair advertised on television in the 1980s. For Mother’s Day, students in Valerie...

Varsity Bowlers Make Championships

Congratulations to the Island Trees girls’ varsity bowling team on making it to the team and individual county championships. Joanna Viscuso, Emily McLaughlin, Julia...

Gunderson Earns Scholastic Award

Island Trees High School Senior Kathryn Gundersen has earned a Scholastic Art & Writing Award for 2013. Gundersen was selected as one of the...

Math Madness

Fervor and excitement were in the air at Lee Road Elementary School as students throughout the school prepared for the first annual Math Madness...

Raising Funds For Good Cause

Sixth-grade students in Laura Koenig’s class at Wisdom Lane Middle School in the Levittown School District have raised over $3,300 for St. Jude Children’s...

Very Important People

Students wrote a short biography about a special person during VIP Day.  Photos provided by Elizabeth Sobel/Syntax

A Showcase Of Skills

Students enrolled in Levittown’s Gerald R. Claps Career and Technical Center acquired 35 awards during the school’s annual showcase and competition. Orchestrated by the...

27th Annual LEADD Walk And Fair

Temperatures were cool but spirits were warm as residents participated in the 27th annual Levittown Education Against Destructive Decisions Walk and Community Fair. Each...

Offering High-Tech Security

Nassau BOCES unveiled its communications command center last week,  aimed at providing better security to school districts and allowing first responders real time audio...