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Summer Recreation Program at Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen

Summer Recreation Program at Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen

(AUGUST 2022)—The Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen’s Summer Recreation Program offers students a myriad of opportunities to have fun and stay active throughout the summer. The program runs from July 5 to August 5 for approximately three hours daily. “The Summer Recreation...

Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen BOE Reorganization Meeting

Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen BOE Reorganization Meeting

 (JULY 2022)—Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen held its Board of Education reorganization meeting on Wednesday, July 6. At the meeting, the Board members elected Trustee Jennifer Oliveri as the new Board President and Trustee Gerardo Cavaliere as the new Board Vice...

Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen Celebrates Graduating  Sixth-Graders

Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen Celebrates Graduating Sixth-Graders

(JUNE 2022)—During the last days of June, Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen held its commencement ceremonies to congratulate the sixth-grade graduates of Willow Road Elementary School, Wheeler Avenue Elementary School, Howell Road Elementary School, and James A. Dever...

It’s a Harvest Party!

It’s a Harvest Party!

(JUNE 2022)—In early May, Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen students visited the Crossroads Farm to transplant the young lettuce plants they had been growing in their nursery pots at school. The students watched their lettuce grow with weekly video updates.  Recently, the...

Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen Field Day

Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen Field Day

(JUNE 2022)—One of the highlights of the school year at Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen is student field day! It’s a time for students to get outside, enjoy great weather and have a full day of physical activity with their fellow classmates. Wheeler Avenue Elementary...

Multicultural Night at Wheeler Avenue Elementary School

Multicultural Night at Wheeler Avenue Elementary School

(MAY 2022)-Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen’s Wheeler Avenue Elementary School recently celebrated Multicultural Night, a school tradition for the past 21 years. During the informative, educational, and entertaining evening, students, families, and community members were...

Willow Road Elementary School Takes Initiative For The Month of May

Willow Road Elementary School Takes Initiative For The Month of May

(MAY 2022) —Willow Road Elementary School in the Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen is a major proponent of positive character development!  Every month, the school focuses on one character trait to incorporate into lesson plans. Some of the traits they will be using...

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....