OBEN School News

  • OBHS Athletes Commit to Playing Collegiate Sports

    Six Oyster Bay High School senior-athletes have committed to playing sports at the collegiate level next year. Varsity lacrosse player Kaitlin Pellechia will wear the emerald green and white for the Herons at Hobart William Smith Colleges in Geneva, New York.

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  • Roosevelt Readers' Theater is Just Ducky

    Roosevelt Elementary School 2nd graders in Ms. Kristina Kolb’s class “waddled” down the hallway and onto the stage as “ducks” to perform a Reader’s Theater presentation on the book, John Philip Duck by Patricia Polacco.

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  • Science Symposium Features Top Student Researchers and Rising Stars

    Passion for science was palpable as four Oyster Bay High School seniors presented their research projects during the 2nd Annual Science Research Symposium.

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  • June "Athletes of the Month" Announced

    Oyster Bay High School’s Athletics Department has proudly announced its June selections for “Athlete of the Month.” The athletes were selected by their coaches and chosen for exhibiting qualities that make them exemplary role models for their teammates, such as leadership, dedication, attitude, level of improvement, and skill.

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  • Foreign Language Students Earn Awards on National Exams

    Thirteen Oyster Bay High School students have demonstrated outstanding proficiency in foreign language by earning high marks on the national French and Spanish exams.

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  • Career Awareness Day Helps 8th Graders Explore Professions

    Oyster Bay High School eighth graders interviewed professionals in various fields and gained first-hand knowledge of possible career paths during the District’s annual Career Awareness Day.

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  • A Message from the Superintendent of Schools

    Superintendent of Schools Dr. Laura Seinfeld delivers her final message of the school year in a video that features some District highlights. Click on "Read Full Story" to view video.

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  • Red Trunk Program Enhances Global Understanding at Vernon

    James H. Vernon School third-grade students in Ms. Jillian Duval’s class examined a host of artifacts from Oaxaca, Mexico that were delivered to their classroom through the Red Trunk Project, a cultural initiative that helps students gain a better global understanding of others.

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  • OBHS Students are Champions of Good Character

    Oyster Bay High School’s 5th annual Breakfast of Champions program recognized 16 students who were handpicked by faculty and staff for being models of outstanding character for their peers.

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  • Spring Community Book Club Skypes with Author

    Members of the Oyster Bay-East Norwich community came together for the 12th Community Book Club at Oyster Bay High School to share thoughts about the book, Posted, by John David Anderson, and gain first-hand advice from the author, himself, through a Skype session.

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  • OBHS Students Host Tech Camp in Community

    Senior citizens throughout the Oyster Bay-East Norwich community are better prepared to tackle today’s technology, thanks to a Tech Camp hosted by Oyster Bay High School students in the Business and Marketing Honor Society at the Life Enrichment Center.

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  • Biographies Come to Life at 3rd Grade Wax Museum

    Third-grade students at James H. Vernon School brought famous figures in history to life when they presented the 6th Annual Biography Wax Museum. After learning how to write a biography about a prominent figure of their choice, students took on their identity and presented the wax museum to family members.

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  • O'Toole Siblings Lead Fight Against Skin Cancer

    The lacrosse field behind James H. Vernon School has a new feature that helps protect athletes from the harmful rays of the sun. Thanks to the fundraising efforts of Oyster Bay High School students Sean, Caleigh and Colin O’Toole — a junior, sophomore and seventh grader, respectively — two sun shields have been installed to fully cover the dugouts used by athletes during practices and games.

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  • Nine Teachers Awarded Tenure at BOE Ceremony

    Nine teachers from the Oyster Bay-East Norwich Central School District were awarded tenure during a formal ceremony at the May 7 Board of Education meeting. Speaking before family members and staff, Superintendent of Schools Dr. Laura Seinfeld first described the stringent requirements for earning tenure and the significance of achieving this milestone.

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  • Roosevelt Kicks Off Eco-Friendly Program for Earth Day

    In celebration of Earth Day, Roosevelt Elementary School presented its 10th Annual Cool the Earth assembly to teach students what they can do to protect the land, air, water and animals of the earth.

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  • OBHS Students Celebrate College Decisions

    Oyster Bay High School was full of excitement, May 1, as seniors and staff marked the college commitment deadline with the school's annual “Declaration Day.” The senior class and high school faculty wore their college sweatshirts and T-shirts bearing the names of their schools and proudly took a class photo to commemorate the event.

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