District News

screenshot from Governor Cuomo school testing announcement

Please review this important information from Superintendent of Schools Kevin M. Coster along with a list of questions and answers pertaining to COVID-19 testing requirements to remain open for in-person learning should the district or any of its schools enter into one of the New York State microcluster zones. There is also a consent/refusal form for your child(ren) to be tested.

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Bắn cá mậpOn Monday, November 30, the Colonial Chapter of the National Honor Society welcomed 28 new members into its organization. The National Honor Society is a nationwide high school organization whose members exemplify scholarship, leadership, service and character. Congratulations and welcome to these outstanding student scholars!

photo of phys ed teacher Ed Noll in Moriches Elementary gym

Bắn cá mậpMoriches Elementary School physical education teacher Ed Noll has been named the Suffolk Zone Elementary "Physical Education Teacher of the Year" by the New York State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (NYS AHPERD), an honor reserved for those who demonstrate excellence in teaching and overall performance in the discipline of physical education.

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As you may have heard, New York City schools announced today (November 18) that they will transition to remote learning. Many may begin to wonder what this news will mean for William Floyd and other Long Island districts. Our district does not fall under the jurisdiction of New York City schools, so Long Island schools operate under different guidelines. Click below to read more about the district's plans moving forward.

photo of suitcase with a surgical mask on it

Bắn cá mậpEarlier this month, New York State amended its rules regarding travel outside of New York due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Should families elect to travel outside of New York State for the upcoming holidays or at any time, individuals may have to be tested for COVID-19 and/or face quarantine for up to 14 days upon their return. Please see the changes below and consider them when making travel plans this holiday season. 

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Bắn cá mậpThe New York State Universal Prekindergarten Program of William Floyd School District is still enrolling for the 2020-21 school year! This free preschool program is now offering in-person, hybrid and full remote options for pre-school aged students. Children must be four years old on or before, December 1, 2020 and live within the William Floyd School District to attend the UPK program. Families can only enroll through the last week of November.

photo of the WFHS wind ensemble playing in the auditorium

The William Floyd High School Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Michael Cordaro, has created a virtual recording of America’s national anthem, “The Star Spangled Banner,” for the greater William Floyd community to enjoy.