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Common Core Math Scores Rise, English Scores Fall on Long Island

Common Core Math Scores Rise, English Scores Fall on Long Island

State Education Department releases 2014 Common Core testing scores.
Woodland Middle School Named 'No Place for Hate' School

Woodland Middle School Named 'No Place for Hate' School

Local schools named to Anti-Defamation League program.
Live Results: East Meadow Passes Budget

Live Results: East Meadow Passes Budget

Also, Joseph Danenza reelected, Scott Eckers elected to BOE.
Voter's Guide: East Meadow School Budget, Board Elections

Voter's Guide: East Meadow School Budget, Board Elections

What you need to know for Tuesday's budget vote and school board election.
SCOPE EDUCATION SERVICES PRE-K REGISTRATION

SCOPE EDUCATION SERVICES PRE-K REGISTRATION

SCOPE PRE-K ON GOING REGISTRATION
Social Worker, Parents Blast 'God-Awful' Common Core

Social Worker, Parents Blast 'God-Awful' Common Core

Speakers at the forum said hope could be coming from Albany and urged parents to join forces and opt out of controversial testing.
Another Spelling Bee Champ Moving on to Regionals

Another Spelling Bee Champ Moving on to Regionals

Woodland student Renata Quinto defeated 17 contestants during the schools' competition, making her the regional representative at the Feb. 9 Scripps Spelling Bee.
East Meadow Resident Explores Royal Flying Doctor Service in Australia

East Meadow Resident Explores Royal Flying Doctor Service in Australia

Lauren Meade was afforded the opportunity as part of the University of Delaware's study abroad nursing program.
Clarke Student Advances to Spelling Bee Regional Competition

Clarke Student Advances to Spelling Bee Regional Competition

Joel Matthew defeated 27 contestants during Clarke's 2014 bee, making him the regional representative at the Feb. 9 Scripps Spelling Bee competition.
Alexa Walz Inducted into Prestigious Honor Society

Alexa Walz Inducted into Prestigious Honor Society

East Meadow resident among 32 new members of the SUNY New Paltz chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma.
Long Island's 15 Most Obese School Districts

Long Island's 15 Most Obese School Districts

Most far exceed state average, according to health department data.
Barnum Woods Raises Funds for March of Dimes Foundation

Barnum Woods Raises Funds for March of Dimes Foundation

Student Council raised the funds by requesting $1 donations from students and staff.