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    What a Difference a Day Makes for the Class of 2017

    by Linda Mittiga, Sayville Schools Public Relations

    A deluge of rain that coasted by with thunderstorms several hours before Sayville’s Commencement on Saturday June 24 postponed the ten a.m. ceremony. Read More »

    Meghan and Coda

    by Pamela Fitzpatrick

    I had an opportunity to sit down and chat with Meghan and her mom Denise about their experiences with Coda,  a service dog for Canine Companions for Independence (CCI). Read More »

    FLAGS ON THE FIELDS FOR FIELD DAYS In Sayville!

    by Linda Mittiga, Sayville Schools Public Relations

    For Field Day this year at both Cherry Avenue and Sunrise Drive elementary schools in Sayville School District, Physical Education teacher Gary Jensen had a bird’s-eye view of a very special pre-event activity. Read More »

    Sayville High School Students Study the Brain via Video Conference with University Educator

    “How do injuries affect the human brain? What changes do drugs and alcohol cause in brain function?” Read More »

    Combating Cyberbullying Wins Sayville Sophomore a LICAB Scholarship

    by Linda Mittiga, Sayville Schools Public Relations

    For her “action plan” to combat cyberbullying, Carmella Perrone, a Sophomore at Sayville High School, won Second Place in the annual scholarship contest awarded by the Long Island Coalition Against Bullying. First- and Third-Places winners were two Seniors from West Babylon and Bellmore, respectively. Read More »

    Well-Deserved Recognition for Three Sayville Students Working toward a Civil Society

    by Linda Mittiga, Sayville Schools Public Relations

    Guided by the “Teaching Tolerance Anti-bias Framework” to create a just, equitable, and safe environment for all students, three Sayville High School students, Abby Good (12), Gena  Mizzi (12), and Cameryn Surdi (10), have been serving as Ambassadors with the Town of Islip. Read More »

    Starting the Day Off  Right With Breakfast of Champions

    by Linda Mittiga, Sayville Schools Public Relations

    It’s the most important meal of the day, “they” say, but at Sayville High School, the semiannual Breakfast of Champions–a fifteen year tradition–is important for other reasons. It is a time to stop and take note of those students who through their positive conduct have made a difference in the lives of others and provided the essential components for a successful High School Community. Read More »

    Entire Sayville Elementary School participate in Red Nose Day

    by Linda Mittiga, Sayville Schools Public Relations

    Lincoln Avenue elementary school’s Student Council in Sayville made $500 in donation through Walgreens for Red Nose Day, a special day of awareness to end child poverty in the U.S.  The entire Lincoln Avenue elementary school sported their red noses to show they cared. Read More »

    Community Ambulance Company receives American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline EMS Recognition Award

    Community Ambulance Company of Sayville has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline EMS Bronze Award a second year in a row for implementing quality improvement measures for the treatment of patients who experience severe heart attacks. Read More »

    Recipient of the 2017 Teacher of Excellence Award

    by Linda Mittiga, Sayville Schools Public Relations

    For her tremendous service and dedication, Sayville’s Elementary Literacy Facilitator Kathleen Scully received the 2017 Teacher of Excellence award from Senator Boyle at a recent ceremony. Read More »

    An Afternoon to Honor Chris Bodkin

    The Sayville Historical Society would like to honor Chris Bodkin this spring! Chris turns 70 this year and we think it’s high time we thank him for all he has done for our community. Read More »

    Tribeca Film Festival

    “The Dinner” was directed and written by Oren Moverman.  The best thing about this film are the four lead actors, Richard Gere, Laura Linney, Rebecca Hall. Read More »

    Through a Friend’s Lens Photography Exhibit at BAFFA Gallery

    Through a Friend’s Lens, a photography exhibit by Carole J. Amodeo & Amy Ellison can be viewed at the BAFFA Art Gallery from May 20th through May 31st. Read More »

    Sayville History Club’s Second Annual National Social Studies Honor Society Holds Induction Ceremony

    by Linda Mittiga, Sayville Schools Public Relations

    At the History Club’s Second Annual National Social Studies Honor Society (Rho Kappa) ceremony, seventeen students who were  recognized both for their excellence in Social Studies and their dedication to service were inducted in the Sayville Chapter. Read More »

    Sayville High School History Club Making a Difference

    by Linda Mittiga, Sayville Schools Public Relations

    The Sayville High School History Club, advised by Social Studies teacher Susan Hart and Michel Pace, continues to be very active with community-service and volunteer programs, informational field trips to both local and national historic sites, and school-awareness activities. Read More »