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Celebrating Art

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Woodhull Elementary School students showcased their creative talents this May during the building’s annual Art Show. It was curated by Ms. Daidone, was well-attended by the parent community, and featured the work of all the students from throughout the year and their studies of various artists, styles, concepts, and techniques. This was the first in-person Art Show since 2019.

Date Added: 6/1/2022

Fire Island Once Again a Best Community for Music Education

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Fire Island School District has been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from The NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education. Now in its 23rd year, the Best Communities for Music Education designation is awarded to districts that demonstrate outstanding achievement in efforts to provide music access and education to all students.

To qualify for the Best Communities designation, Fire Island School District answered detailed questions about funding, graduation requirements, music class participation, instruction time, facilities, support for the music program and community music-making programs. Responses were verified with school officials and reviewed by The Music Research Institute at the University of Kansas.

Date Added: 5/12/2022

Express Yourself in Paint

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Woodhull Elementary School students in Ms. Gerken’s third grade technology class took keyboarding to a whole new level. Following a lengthy keyboarding activity that introduced students to various artists, students were asked to draft a short bio of themselves, including information on their own painting aesthetic. Using the iPad app Sketchbook, students used electronic brushes and paint to create their own self-portrait.

The completed projects can be seen in this video:

Date Added: 5/12/2022

Parent Guide to Common Core

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This is a series of materials, websites and guides aimed at helping parents navigate the Common Core Standards.

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Non-Resident Student Enrollment

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This link provides an overview of the district’s non-resident student enrollment program, including tuition rates and applications. 

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