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Follow The Yellow Brick Road to Elmont Library!

Follow The Yellow Brick Road to Elmont Library!

(APRIL 2022)—Valley Stream UFSD 13’s Willow Road Elementary first-grade students were excited to bring their literacy studies to life with their recent field trip to see the Wizard of Oz at Elmont Library. The students listened to the classic novel, Wizard of Oz by L....

Valley Stream UFSD 13 Celebrates Women’s History Month

Valley Stream UFSD 13 Celebrates Women’s History Month

(March 2022)—March is recognized as National Women’s History Month, and Valley Stream UFSD 13 is taking the opportunity to teach its students about inspiring women who have shaped our country and the world. James A. Dever Elementary School students read and listened...

Valley Stream 13 Schools Are Touched With Some Irish Luck!

Valley Stream 13 Schools Are Touched With Some Irish Luck!

(MARCH, 2022)—Valley Stream UFSD 13 students were busy celebrating St. Patrick’s Day on Thursday, March 17. This day is filled with fun, parades, and celebrations, and students in Valley Stream UFSD 13 took the opportunity to reflect on what makes them lucky. Howell...

Wheeler Avenue Elementary School Gets Wild About Reading!

Wheeler Avenue Elementary School Gets Wild About Reading!

(MARCH, 2022) —Valley Stream 13’s Wheeler Avenue Elementary School launched its One Book, One School Initiative in partnership with the PTA’s Pick A Reading Partner (PARP) to encourage students’ love for reading. PARP is a PTA-sponsored literacy initiative that...

Valley Stream 13 Schools Celebrate Black History Month

Valley Stream 13 Schools Celebrate Black History Month

(February 2022)—Students in the Valley Stream Union Free District Thirteen celebrated Black History Month by participating in activities to learn about African Americans who have made vital contributions to our country. Kicking off Black History Month, Willow Road...