Fairfield PTA Calls for Greater Traffic Safety Measures
Everyone would agree that a school should be a safe haven for students. But what if children were at risk walking to school, riding the bus, or even just playing in the schoolyard? According to the PTA Safety Committee at Fairfield Elementary School in Massapequa, busy intersections, speeding motorists, and parking problems around the school are all reasons for concern.
Eastplain Principal Wins Presidential Award
Emily O'Brien, principal of Plainedge's Eastplain Elementary School, recently received the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching, the nation's highest commendation for K-12 math and science teachers. Only four teachers in each state receive this award, one each in elementary math and science, and one each in secondary math and science.
Plainedge Athletes Honored
The Plainedge Parents Athletic Club and the Plainedge Athletic Department recently honored student athletes at the Varsity Sports Awards Night. Student athletes have worked very hard during this past season and have achieved many honors. Some of this season's highlights include the following:
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