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February 22, 2024

Learning, Achieving, Succeeding!

February 22, 2024

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Central High School’s Athletes Helping Athletes Club Visits Wheeler

Central High School’s Athletes Helping Athletes Club Visits Wheeler

Members of Central High School’s Athletes Helping Athletes (AHA) Club visited Wheeler Avenue Elementary School on December 4. Through AHA, Central juniors and seniors visit their younger peers at elementary schools throughout the district, connect with them, and...

South High School Families Donate to Those in Need

South High School Families Donate to Those in Need

Students, staff and families in the Valley Stream South school community took part in Family Service Day on November 16. Together they supplied over 50 boxes of food to families in need this Thanksgiving. This special event is a long-running South holiday tradition....

North’s STOP Club Gives Back This Holiday Season

North’s STOP Club Gives Back This Holiday Season

Six members of North High School’s Spartans Taking on Problems—or, STOP—Club recently visited Bethany House in Baldwin. Bethany House is a nonprofit that provides housing and aid to single mothers in need. Accompanied by adviser Catherine Modzelewski, STOP Club...

Central High School Celebrates Spirit Week, Homecoming

Central High School Celebrates Spirit Week, Homecoming

Valley Stream Central High School celebrated its spirit week and homecoming football game during the week of October 16. Anticipating poor weather for game day, the school held a daytime pep rally in advance of the Eagles’ contest against Hicksville on Saturday,...

South Students Have Out-of-this-World Experience

South Students Have Out-of-this-World Experience

Students from the Valley Stream South High School Science Honor Society recently enjoyed the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to speak with an astronaut aboard the International Space Station on October 17. The students spoke to Andreas Mogensen, the first astronaut...

South Celebrates Homecoming

South Celebrates Homecoming

Valley Stream South High School celebrated its spirit week and homecoming throughout the week of October 16. Festivities included themed spirit week days, a class banner design competition, and the homecoming festival held prior to South’s homecoming football game...

Central High School Holds Annual Pink Fair

Central High School Holds Annual Pink Fair

In a display of solidarity, Valley Stream Central High School held its annual Pink Fair in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This fair, which was hosted by the schools Key Club, gave students the opportunity to spread the word about the importance of early...

North High School Ecology Club Keeps Neighborhood Clean

North High School Ecology Club Keeps Neighborhood Clean

Members of the Valley Stream North High School Ecology Club recently took to the streets of their local neighborhood to clean up litter and protect their environment at home. Students spent time on Seabury Avenue, nearby the school, picking up litter. Along the way,...

North High School Celebrates Spirit Week, Homecoming

North High School Celebrates Spirit Week, Homecoming

Valley Stream North High School was awash with Spartan spirit on the week of October 9 as the school prepared for its annual homecoming. Students celebrated their school spirit throughout the week, culminating in North’s Fall Pep Rally on Friday, October 13. As part...

Memorial’s Custom Advisory Lessons Welcome Students Back

Memorial’s Custom Advisory Lessons Welcome Students Back

Throughout the latter portion of September, Memorial Junior High School’s advisory lessons focused the theme, “Welcome to Memorial.” Memorial students participate in advisory lessons every Wednesday. These custom-tailored activities are centered around...

VSCHSD Schools Earn Top Marks in AP Honor Roll

VSCHSD Schools Earn Top Marks in AP Honor Roll

Valley Stream North, South and Central high schools earned top scores in the Advanced Placement School Honor Roll for 2023. This recognition honors high schools in which graduating cohorts have high levels of AP exam participation and proficiency. North, South and...

Central Named Top Magnet High School in New York

Central Named Top Magnet High School in New York

Valley Stream Central High School has been named the number one magnet high school in New York State, according to Niche.com. The site also ranked Central 15 among the best public high schools in Nassau County, 45 among the best public high schools in the state...

North High School Students Receive College Board Recognition

North High School Students Receive College Board Recognition

Seven Valley Stream North High School students have been selected as College Board National Recognition Program awardees. College Board is a nonprofit organization that expands access to higher education by connecting students to college-readiness programs. Nidha Dar,...

Central High School Students Receive College Board Recognition

Central High School Students Receive College Board Recognition

Sixteen Valley Stream Central High School students have been selected College Board National Recognition Program awardees. College Board is a nonprofit organization that expands access to higher education by connecting students to college-readiness programs. Emily...

VSCHSD Student Musicians Selected for NYSSMA All-State Festival

VSCHSD Student Musicians Selected for NYSSMA All-State Festival

The Valley Stream Central High School District is proud to announce that three student musicians have been selected for the 2023 New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA) All-State Festival. They will participate in concerts held at the Eastman Theatre in...

VSCHSD Automotive Repair Program Finds a Permanent Home

VSCHSD Automotive Repair Program Finds a Permanent Home

The Valley Stream Central High School District’s automotive repair trade program has found a permanent home at Central High School this fall. The program was initially run out of the maintenance garage at Memorial Junior High School when it was introduced in the...

Memorial Psychology Students Put the ‘Fun’ in Funko Pop!

Memorial Psychology Students Put the ‘Fun’ in Funko Pop!

Valley Stream Memorial Junior High School 9th grade psychology students learned about prominent psychologists with a fun, Funko Pop! themed lesson. Pop! figurines are popular vinyl collectables known to depict pop culture figures in a signature, exaggerated style with...

Valley Stream South Ranked Among Nation’s Top High Schools

Valley Stream South Ranked Among Nation’s Top High Schools

The Valley Stream Central High School District is proud to announce that Valley Stream South High School has been recognized among the nation’s 1,000 best public high schools, according to U.S. News & World Report’s annual list for 2023. The ranking placed the...

VSCHSD Welcomes Students Back for the 2023-2024 School Year

VSCHSD Welcomes Students Back for the 2023-2024 School Year

The Valley Stream Central High School District welcomed its students back for the start of the 2023-2024 school year on September 1. new and returning students arrived fresh from their summer breaks to North, South, Central and Memorial Junior High School and greeted...

Valley Stream Central High School District Holds Summer Bridge Program

Valley Stream Central High School District Holds Summer Bridge Program

The Valley Stream Central High School District kicked off its Summer Bridge Program this July. This annual resource for incoming 7th grade students gives them the opportunity to acclimate themselves to junior high school life at Valley Stream North and South high...

VSCHSD Celebrates the Class of 2023

VSCHSD Celebrates the Class of 2023

Members of the Valley Stream Central High School District Class of 2023 celebrated their graduation from high school throughout the week of June 19, as departing seniors from their respective schools gathered to take part in their respective commencement ceremonies....

North Students See ‘Moulin Rouge!’ On Broadway

North Students See ‘Moulin Rouge!’ On Broadway

Valley Stream North High School band, orchestra, and chorus members took a trip to New York City to see Moulin Rouge! The Musical on Broadway. For many students, the trip, which took place on May 31, was their first opportunity to see a Broadway production. Moulin...

Memorial Students Committed to Social Justice Club Holds Annual Walk

Memorial Students Committed to Social Justice Club Holds Annual Walk

Members of Valley Stream Memorial Junior High School’s Students Committed to Social Justice (SCSJ) Club held their annual Justice Walk on June 5. The walk took place on the school track with club members, students, staff, administration, and parents from Memorial and...

North STOP Club Prepares Brunch for Hospitalized Children

North STOP Club Prepares Brunch for Hospitalized Children

North High School’s Spartans Taking On Problems, or STOP Club, prepared a brunch for hospitalized children at the Ronald McDonald House at LIJ Northwell Hospital in New Hyde Park. The 11 students were able to feed 40 children at the charity at the brunch held on May...

Incoming 7th Graders Tour Valley Stream North

Incoming 7th Graders Tour Valley Stream North

Valley Stream North High School’s class of 2029 had the opportunity to tour the school’s campus at an orientation held this spring. Through tours of the high school and hearing from student speakers, the sixth grade students from Willow Road, Howell Road, and Dever...

North Senior Band Awarded Silver at Hofstra NYSSMA Festival

North Senior Band Awarded Silver at Hofstra NYSSMA Festival

Valley Stream North High School’s senior band had a successful performance at the New York State School Music Association Majors Festival at Hofstra University, held on May 24. The students prepared three pieces for the festival and were awarded a silver rating for...

Memorial’s Girls Inc. Club Takes Field Trip to Northwell

Memorial’s Girls Inc. Club Takes Field Trip to Northwell

Memorial Junior High School’s Girls Inc. took a field trip to the Northwell Health hospital in Glen Cove on June 2. The experience gave  students the opportunity to learn about various hospital functions and the medical professions offered through the Northwell Health...