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  • OBEN Students Pilot 'Standing Where They Stood' Tour at Raynham Hall

    Standing on paper footprints, 5th graders from James H. Vernon School read aloud: “I am Priscilla, and I was purchased in 1796 by Solomon Townsend for 55 pounds…I am Jim, and in 1829 I walked 20 miles herding two cows... I am Isaac, and I escaped in 1784.” The students were among the first to pilot a new tour offered at Raynham House Museum called, “Standing Where They Stood,” the first of its kind that sheds light on slavery in the north.

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  • OBEN Students Learn How to 'Box Out Bullying'

    In an assembly that combined humor, theatrics and student participation, students at James H. Vernon and Theodore Roosevelt elementary schools learned how to spot bullying in their schools and take action to stop it.

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  • Mental Health Education Expands to Help Students Succeed

    In an effort to eliminate stigmas and help students reach optimal health and wellness, a new health curriculum that places an increased emphasis on mental health education was implemented this year in schools across New York State.

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  • 'Ryan's Story' Presents Harsh Reality of Bullying and Suicide

    With stoic faces and some silent tears, 6th and 7th graders in the Oyster Bay-East Norwich Central School District listened to the heart-wrenching story of Ryan Halligan, a 13-year-old boy from Vermont who ultimately took his own life after years of being bullied and cyber-bullied.

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  • A New Year Message from the Superintendent

    In this month's video, Superintendent of Schools Dr. Laura Seinfeld discusses the District's ongoing mission of the 3R's --rigor, relevance and relationships--and looks to the new year as an opportunity to focus on building a kinder school environment for all. 

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  • OBEN Students Selected for All-County Music Festival

    Nearly 30 student-musicians from the Oyster Bay-East Norwich Central School District were selected to play alongside the best musicians countywide. They will perform at the Nassau Music Educators Association All-County Music Festival at Tilles Center for the Performing Arts in Greenvale, Jan. 13 and Jan. 18-20.

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