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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.
Massapequa’s Grace Students Analyze Carbon Footprints

Massapequa’s Grace Students Analyze Carbon Footprints

Students take on "Project Green."
Live Results: Massapequa Budget Passes

Live Results: Massapequa Budget Passes

Also, Gary Baldinger and Jane Ryan take seats on BOE.
Voter's Guide: Massapequa School Budget, Board Elections

Voter's Guide: Massapequa School Budget, Board Elections

What you need to know for Tuesday's budget vote and school board election.
Update: Delays, Closures Announced Ahead of Wednesday's Snow

Update: Delays, Closures Announced Ahead of Wednesday's Snow

Check back later for more delay updates.
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.
Massapequa Public Schools Get Snow Day Wednesday

Massapequa Public Schools Get Snow Day Wednesday

All public schools closed.
Massapequa School District Cancels After School Activities

Massapequa School District Cancels After School Activities

Early Dismissal at both High School Campuses.
Our Lady of Lourdes Cancels Religous Education Wednesday

Our Lady of Lourdes Cancels Religous Education Wednesday

Weather forces cancelation.
Agenda: Massapequa School Board Meeting

Agenda: Massapequa School Board Meeting

School board to meet at 8 p.m.
Schwarting Elementary School Names New Principal

Schwarting Elementary School Names New Principal

Jennifer Thearle takes over Plainedge District school.
Smoke Condition At Massapequa High School

Smoke Condition At Massapequa High School

Some after-school activities canceled.
Massapequa Students Teach Parents Social Media Safety

Massapequa Students Teach Parents Social Media Safety

High School hosts social media forum.
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.
Massapequa Transitions to New Bus Company

Massapequa Transitions to New Bus Company

Start of 2014 brings transportation change.
Protesters to Picket Common Core Outside TV Studio

Protesters to Picket Common Core Outside TV Studio

A protest against the federal learning standards will be held in front of News 12 at 4 p.m. Monday.