Striving for Excellence in Education Volume 11, Issue 14, 12-9-2016
Another Stellar Season in OBHS Sports
The Athletics program in the Oyster Bay-East Norwich Schools has been functioning at an impressively high standard for many years now. The Fall 2016 season is no exception as we saw three teams represented at the New York State Championships this season. All teams participated in ‘Breast Cancer Awareness Month” in October by wearing pink socks or jerseys, and the volleyball team hosted a “Dig Pink” game that raised over $350 for the Susan G. Komen Foundation. The Boys’ and Girls’ Soccer Teams competed in the Nassau County...
The Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School Launches the Peaceful School Bus Program
The Peaceful School Bus program has begun at the Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School. This program is designed to increase pro-social behavior on the school bus by creating a greater sense of community and responsibility among students riding the bus. This research based program which targets improved social dynamics on the school bus by building strong, positive relationships among students will make every child’s experience on the bus more enjoyable. Students on the same bus route will...