Excellence in Education Volume 14, Issue 21, 2-1-19
A Message from the Superintendent
In this month's video, Superintendent of Schools Dr. Laura Seinfeld discusses instructional technology enhancements and Oyster Bay High School Coding Club students promote the 2nd annual Techathon at Oyster Bay High School on Saturday, Feb. 2. Design, code, learn the latest trends from area professionals, and win prizes, such as the Amazon Alexa Echo! All 6-12 grade students are encouraged to attend! Click here to watch the video.
Geo Bee Maps Out Success at Vernon
Sixth-grade students at James H. Vernon School tested their knowledge of places around the world when they participated in a preliminary round of the National Geographic Geography (Geo) Bee, Jan. 25. The contest, open to students in grades 4-8, aims to spark students’ interest in geography, reinforce classroom geography lessons, and increase public awareness about the subject.
Support NJHS Drive for YOLO Foundation
Fundraising efforts for the YOLO Strong Foundation are underway by Oyster Bay High School’s chapter of National Junior Honor Society with hopes of exceeding its current fundraising goal of $4,000.