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Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen Honors Their Heroes

Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen Honors Their Heroes

 (NOVEMBER 2022)—Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen students were busy the week before Veterans Day participating in classroom activities, lessons, and an auditorium assembly focused on the significance of Veterans Day and its importance to all Americans. George Catalantato,...

Howell Road Elementary School Hosts Multicultural Night

Howell Road Elementary School Hosts Multicultural Night

Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen’s Howell Road Elementary School recently hosted a Multicultural Night with students, families, faculty, and staff. Multicultural Night provides a unique opportunity to showcase the diverse backgrounds and cultures of the Howell Road family,...

Building an Intergenerational Bridge Through Reading

Building an Intergenerational Bridge Through Reading

(NOVEMBER 2022)—James A. Dever Elementary School recently relaunched its Intergenerational Reading Program. “Volunteers and our students mutually benefit from the program," noted Darren Gruen, Principal of James A. Dever Elementary School. "Our young readers and adult...

Wheeler Avenue Elementary School Celebrates Unity Day

Wheeler Avenue Elementary School Celebrates Unity Day

(OCTOBER 2022)—Wheeler Avenue Elementary School’s Unity Day was a huge success. This day is organized nationwide by PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center and is celebrated as a signature event for bullying prevention month. On this day, Wheeler Avenue Elementary...

Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen Celebrates Board Members

Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen Celebrates Board Members

(OCTOBER 2022)—The New York State School Boards Association recognizes Monday, October 17 to Friday, October 21 as School Board Recognition Week. Valley Stream UFSD Thirteen celebrated its Board of Education members at the District’s last board meeting on Tuesday,...