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Commack  Newsday

SPENDING $197,062,213, a 1.99 percent increase from the current $193,222,796. TAX LEVY 2.95 percent increase, from $138,464,368 to $142,545,140.

Commack High School Student Named National Merit Scholar  Commack, NY Patch

Commack HS Student Named National Merit Scholar - Commack, NY - The 2019 National Merit $2500 Scholarship winners were announced Wednesday.

Northport, Wheatley teams are mock trial champs  Newsday

Teams from Northport High School and The Wheatley School in Old Westbury are this year's mock trial champions for Suffolk and Nassau counties, respectively.

Teacher sues district, claiming racial discrimination  Newsday

A high school English teacher is suing the Commack school district, saying she has been subjected to "an atmosphere of racial harassment and intimidation" ...

LI High School Accused of Racial Discrimination Against Teacher  Commack, NY Patch

LI HS Sued For Racial Discrimination Against - Commack, NY - The educator, who is black, claims she experienced racial discrimination and harassment from ...

Commack High School Student Named Regeneron Scholar  Commack, NY Patch

Commack HS Student Named Regeneron Scholar - Commack, NY - Congratulations to Pragati Muthukumar!

Teacher's lawsuit alleges students called her 'Aunt Jemima' and said food was for 'whites only'  Yahoo Lifestyle

Andrea Bryan, a teacher at Commack High School in Long Island, N.Y. is suing her school district for ignoring her cries for help when a teacher and students ...

6 Commack High School Students Named National Merit Semifinalists  Commack, NY Patch

Local Students Named National Merit Semifinalists - Commack, NY - The local students will now go on to compete for millions in scholarship money from the ...

New Whole Foods In Commack Open For Business  Commack, NY Patch

New Whole Foods In Commack Open For Business - Commack, NY - The latest Long Island store for the popular grocery chain officially opened its doors ...

Recent Commack Graduate Arrested For Fatal Hit-And-Run: PD  Commack, NY Patch

A recent graduate of Commack High School was arrested for leaving the scene of a crash after striking a pedestrian who later died from his injuries on Thursday ...

LIer raking it in playing Fortnite professionally  Newsday

Since turning pro in June, Commack's Tim Miller, playing under the name of "Bizzle," has earned $400000 playing Fortnite.

Commack school district  Newsday

VOTING6 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Commack Middle School and Commack High School.THE BUDGETThe district proposes a $193222797 budget for 2018-19, ...

Voters Guide: Commack 2018-19 School Budget, Board Election  Commack, NY Patch

Residents in the Commack School District will vote on the district's $193,222,796 proposed budget for the 2018-19 school year on Tuesday, May 15.

8 LI students win at State Science Congress  Newsday

Top winners were from W. Tresper Clarke High School in Westbury and North Shore Hebrew Academy High School in Great Neck.

Commack High School Graduation 2017 [Photos] | Commack

Commack High School Graduation 2017 [Photos] - Commack, NY - Congratulations to all the Class of 2017!

Commack High School Ranked No. 87 in New York

Commack, NY - U.S. News and World Report has just released its 2016 rankings of the best public high schools in the nation and Commack is among them.

Island Trees team wins LI Science Bowl  Newsday

Island Trees High School students took the top spot in this year's Long Island Regional High School Science Bowl. The team of Joshua Kim, Sheryl Lin, Marcus ...

Commack, Chaminade In Top-10 Of National High School Poll

Two Long Island boys soccer teams are ranked in the top-10 nationally in the latest USA Today/United Soccer Coaches weekly poll.

Commack Seniors Return To Elementary School For A Unique Trip Down Memory Lane  CBS New York

COMMACK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A Long Island high school just started a charming new tradition. It's one designed to touch the hearts of older students in the ...

Two Commack Students Named Regeneron Scholars

COMMACK, NY - Two Commack High School students were among a total of 46 Long Island seniors who were named Scholars (or semifinalists) in the ...

Commack High School Senior Honored as News12 Scholar-Athlete

Commack High School Senior Honored as News12... - Commack, NY - Congratulations to Amanda McNelis!

State rating of schools and districts  Newsday

Effort to measure student achievement and growth.

Commack High School Students Among Regional Winners In Science Competition

Commack Students Among Regional Winners - Commack, NY - Congratulations to all the students!

LI's 2008 valedictorians: Where are they now?  Newsday

Newsday caught up with some of Long Island's high school valedictorians from 2008. Here's what they've been up to, and the advice they have for today's ...

Commack High School Students Pictured Wearing T-Shirts With Anti-Semitic Messages  CBS Local

COMMACK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – An investigation is underway on Long Island after two Commack High School students were photographed wearing t-shirts ...

Commack High School Students In Hot Water After Posting ‘Rape’ T-Shirt Photos On Twitter  CBS Local

COMMACK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Commack school officials are investigating after two pictures appeared on social media apparently showing high school ...

Attorney: Young driver remorseful after fatal hit-and-run  News 12 Long Island

A recent Commack High School graduate pleaded not guilty during her arraignment Friday after allegedly killing a man in a hit-and-run crash.

Police: 3 Long Island High School Students Hacked Computers, Changed Grades  CBS Local

COMMACK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – Three Commack High School students allegedly hacked their school's computer system and altered grades and schedules, ...

Long Island students in 2019 science competition - NMGDB  Newsday

Long Island is home to five finalists, among 40 in the nation, in the Regeneron Science Talent Search.

Commack School Calendar 2017-18: First Day Of School, Vacations, Conferences

Commack School Calendar 2017-18 - Commack, NY - When's the first day of school in Commack? That, and other must-know dates for parents, students and ...

Commack High School Teach Receives Excellence in Teaching Award

Commack, NY - Congratulations to Stephanie O'Brien!

Commack History: District Changes Amongst Fluctuating Enrollment

Commack, NY - Since 1899, Commack has seen increases and decreases in school enrollment.

Students weigh in on tech's pros, cons  Newsday

Newsday asked students highlighted in the LI Schools page "Way to Go!" feature to respond to this question: "What technology do you consider the most useful ...

Long Island's Commack High School Rethinks Honor Societies  New York Times

COMMACK, N.Y. — There have been so many honor societies created at Commack High School on Long Island in recent years that some students ended up in ...

High school journalists win Quill Awards  Newsday

Long Island high school journalists were winners of Quill Awards recently during a ceremony at Adelphi University. Sixteen students and two publications were ...

Former 3-sport athlete dies of heart attack  Newsday

Brian Connolly, a former three-sport star at Commack High School whose love of athletics connected him to his extended family throughout his life, has died.

Long Island valedictorians: Amityville to Hempstead  Newsday

Meet some of Long Island's 2018 valedictorians, arranged in alphabetical order by school. To report errors, please call 631-843-4813.

Michael Larson appointed Commack High assistant principal  Newsday

EDUCATION Michael Larson of Stony Brook, coordinator of student affairs and attendance at Commack High School, has been appointed assistant principal at ...

Commack High School Ranked No. 78 in New York

Commack, NY - Of the top 100 public high schools in New York, 29 are on Long Island, according to new rankings by Check out the list.

Two Commack High School Seniors Named Regeneron Science Talent Search Scholars

Two Commack High School Seniors Named Regeneron... - Commack, NY - Congratulations to the two students!

Commack High School Honors Deceased Alum  Patch

Commack, NY - New scoreboards were donated in memory of former student Shana Kay, who passed away in 2005.

Commack Ranked 18th Among NY High Schools

Commack, NY - U.S. News & World Report ranks Commack HIgh School as one of the top 100 high schools in the nation.

Binghamton men's soccer announces 8-player recruiting class

VESTAL, N.Y. (Via Binghamton University) – The Binghamton men's soccer program has announced the signing of eight high school seniors. All of them will join ...

LI salutatorians 2018: Amityville to Harborfields  Newsday

Meet Long Island's 2018 salutatorians, arranged in alphabetical order by school from Amityville to Harborfields.

Commack School Officials Investigate After Another Photo Of Student Wearing Inappropriate Shirt Surfaces  CBS Local

COMMACK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Commack school officials are investigating after another photograph surfaced, apparently showing a high school student ...

Commack Boys Soccer Team Wins State Title

Commack, NY - Cougars beat Fairport on Sunday to win the crown.

Audit: School district cost taxpayers savings  Newsday

Officials in the Commack School District overestimated its expenditures for three years in a row, resulting in operating surpluses that could have held down the ...

Commack man: Family devastated after niece's death in Florida shooting  News 12 Long Island

One of the young victims of the Florida school shooting has ties to Long Island.

High School Students Honored at Business Leadership Competition

Commack, NY - Commack students among the winners.

4 Commack High School Students Named National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists

Commack, NY - The four local students are among 16000 students nationally to advance in prestigious scholarship competition.

Long Island Arts Alliance kicks off scholar-artist awards  Long Island Business News

Long Island Arts Alliance – an association of the region's nonprofit arts, cultural and arts education organizations – is recognizing student artists and performers ...

Commack School District Raises Over $47K For St. Baldricks

Commack Schools Raises Over $47K For St. Baldricks - Commack, NY - Check out photos from the event held earlier this month.

Photos: Commacks Class of 2015 Graduates

Commack, NY - Lots of great photos shared on social media from Friday's commencement.

2 LI boys can’t compete in girls gymnastics, official says  Newsday

Two Long Island high school boys are being denied a chance to compete in gymnastics this season because there isn't a boys team and they are considered ...

St. Baldrick's Day on Long Island  Newsday

Every March, businesses and organizations around Long Island volunteer to shave heads publicly to help raise funds to fight childhood cancer and show ...

Commack coach reassigned after slapping allegation  Newsday

A longtime Commack school district teacher and soccer coach has been reassigned after being accused of slapping a player on his team, according to a district ...

Commack Highs Scott Massa Named Intel Finalist

Commack, NY - Scott is among an elite group of 40 finalists nationwide.

Long Islands Best Public High Schools in 2017

Long Island's Best Public High Schools in 2017 - Northport, NY - About 35 schools from Long Island made's 100 best public high schools in New York ...

Summer Reading Title Prompts Resistance From Parents, Not Students  New York Times

School officials thought they found a book that would get teens to read during summer. Some parents call the book pornographic.

School official may still quit despite 'vindication'  Newsday

A Commack school board trustee said he still may resign despite a recent state comptroller's audit that he said "vindicated" his claims that the district was using ...

Long Island athletes compete at Special Olympics in Commack  Newsday

Nine-year-old Drulisa Jackson gripped an adapted javelin in her tiny hand, gauging her aim and the wind, as her coach and family offered last-minute advice ...

Former Commack mom charged in disabled son's killing  Newsday

The mother of a Commack High School graduate was arrested upstate Tuesday, charged with killing her physically handicapped son, police said.

Long Island Students Planning Gun Protest Walkout Next Week  Long Beach, NY Patch

Long Island Students Planning Walkout Next Week - Long Beach, NY - 'Not just thoughts and prayers, but action and change,' one student organizer said.

Long Island prom rewind, the 1970s  Newsday

It's time to travel back in time to attend Long Island proms of the past. Want to submit your vintage LI prom photos? Send them to

Commack Elite Take National Cheer Titles

The Commack Elite ended another successful season, garnering top spots at the 2012 UCA National High School Cheerleading Championship on Feb. 11 and ...

Dix Hills, N.Y.: Large Lots and Good Schools  New York Times

Dix Hills, an unincorporated area of the town of Huntington, N.Y., has the advantages of a rolling landscape, large lots, good schools and a central location.

L.I. Couple Arrested Under Social Host Law Months After Teen’s Death  CBS New York

DIX HILLS, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Shocking charges on Long Island as parents are arrested for allegedly allowing their teenager to host a house party with ...

Long Island students in 2018 science competition - NMGDB  Newsday

Long Island is home to 46 of the 300 high school students nationwide who reached the scholars level of the Regeneron Science Talent Search for 2018.

Commack HS Hosts Tennis Autism Awareness Event  Long Island Tennis Magazine

The weather may have been questionable, but the sun managed to stay out for the boy's tennis annual charity event at Commack High School on Tuesday ...

Commack School District Names Five Teachers to the New York State "Master Teacher Cohort"

The Commack School District is proud to announce that five of our teachers were named to the New York State "Master Teacher Cohort" in the areas of math and ...

Giving high school inventors the business  Innovate Long Island

A sensor-filled table to assist the autistic, an innovative method to save subway stations from storm-surge flooding … no doubt about it, these students were ...

Kennedy High School Students Named Regeneron Scholars

JFK Students Named Regeneron Scholars - Bellmore, NY - They are among 46 students from Long Island who are now in the running to compete in D.C. for ...

Justin Yodice, Fighter and CEO of Get Yolked Inc.,Launches Pre-Workout Supplement Called Ironside  My MMA

In today's day in age when you hear entrepreneur, one can't help but immediately think of a friend from high school popping up out of nowhere asking you to join ...

Mr. James Desmond of Commack High School Named Dowling College/News 12 Educator of the Month ‹  NewsLI

(Oakdale, N.Y.) Mr. James Desmond, English Teacher at Commack High School has been named a 2007-2008 Dowling College/News 12 Long Island Educator ...

Hofstra University  Long Island Press

Hundreds of local high school students, their teachers and family members packed the Sondra and David S. Mack Student Center Theater at Hofstra University ...

2 LI high school robotics teams win at 2015 FIRST Robotics Championship  Newsday

Two robotics teams from Long Island were among 40 award winners worldwide at the 2015 FIRST Robotics Championship last month in St. Louis.

History Day competitors move to national contest  Newsday

Thirty-five local students placed in top spots at the 2017 New York State History Day in Cooperstown to advance to the national contest next month.

Southampton High School Ranked Best In State

SOUTHAMPTON, NY — has released its list of the best public high schools in the nation and New York for 2018 — and Southampton High School ...

Hewlett High School Named One Of Best In State has released its list of the best public high schools in the nation and New York for 2018, and George W. Hewlett High School was high up on the list.

LIJSL Honors 31 Scholarship Winners

The Long Island Junior Soccer League (LIJSL) honored 31 players for their efforts on the pitch, in the classroom and in their communities and its recent ...

Ward Melville Among 100 High Schools With Best Teachers in NY

Three Village, NY - The national list ranks 5886 public high schools based on teaching statistics and about 920000 ratings from 240000 students and parents.

Suffolk County Leg. Robert Trotta Named Commack Alumni of Distinction 2016

Legislator Rob Trotta and fellow Commack graduates Steven Cohn and Andrew Stein were inducted into the Commack Alumni of Distinction.

Long Island Press 2015 High School Journalism Awards Honor Outstanding High School Students  Long Island Press

The 2015 Long Island Press High School Journalism Awards Program was a resounding success yet again, culminating in its annual awards gala May 27 at ...

Great Neck South Named No. 3 Best Public High School in New York in 2017

Great Neck School Rankings. - Great Neck, NY - Great Neck South is No. 3 in New York but No. 1 on Long Island. Great Neck High School North also made the ...

34 students place 1st in 2015 Long Island History Day contest  Newsday

Thirty-four Long Island students were first-place winners in a regional contest that encourages exploration of local, state, national and international history.

Musician, zombie house renovator dies at 40  Newsday

An avid musician, he played in bands including Space Robot Scientists, Freaks from the Apocalypse and Yes Sensei.

County Legislator Trotta Congratulates Commack's Soccer Champs

At the General Meeting of the Suffolk County Legislature, Legislator Robert Trotta recognized the 2014 Commack Boys' Varsity Soccer Team for winning the ...

Where Are Long Islands Best High Schools? 2015 Rankings Revealed

East Hampton, NY - A recent report compares high schools across the nation.

Suffolk County Legislators Recognize Commack and Smithtown East Regeneron Semifinalists and Finalist

The Regeneron Science Talent Search is the oldest and most prestigious pre-college science competition in the nation.

Suffolk: LI students compete in maglev contests  Newsday

Long Island schools recently competed on a different kind of field: a magnetic field. Robert Moses Middle School in North Babylon won eight of 21 trophies in ...

Website Ranks Top Public High Schools on Long Island

Lindenhurst, NY - Of the top 100 schools in New York, 35 are on Long Island, according to

Tough Sell for Healthy Fare in School Vending Machines  New York Times

Many schools have started offering healthier fare in some vending machines, but most students bypass the sliced apples and celery for potato chips and other ...

100 best public high schools in New York state: 4 CNY schools make the list

Three schools in Syracuse area make list of top 100 public high schools.

Suffolk: Sachem, Wantagh H.S. teams win LI Regional Envirothon  Newsday

Teams from Sachem High School North in Lake Ronkonkoma and Wantagh High School took the top spots for Suffolk and Nassau counties, respectively, at the ...

U.S. Standards for School Snacks Move Beyond Cafeteria to Fight Obesity  New York Times

The Agriculture Department on Thursday effectively banned the sale of snack foods like candy, cookies and sugary drinks, including sports drinks, in schools, ...

Top 100 New York Public High School Cafeterias: How Does Yours Rate?

Harrison, NY - ranked the top high school cafeterias in the nation and the state. Check out how schools in Harrison did.

Schools Post More on Internet in Push to Go Paperless  New York Times

School districts are cutting back on the avalanche of paper sent home to parents, trying to exploit the Internet as a cheaper communication channel.

Long Island students learn lessons in altruism during the holiday season  Newsday

Local students finished the first semester of the academic year by learning one of life's valued lessons: the importance of giving. Dozens of holiday-gift ...

Long Island valedictorians 2016: Amityville to Harborfields  Newsday

Meet Long Island's 2016 valedictorians, arranged in alphabetical order by school from Amityville to Harborfields. To report errors, please call 631-843-4813.

The giraffe lady of Wantagh

Renée Susman's Richard Lane home is covered in giraffes — 579, to be exact. Two thin, bronze and blue statues, which are nearly as tall as the 63-year-old ...

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