The 5th grade field trip to the Broadway production of the SCHOOL OF ROCK was fantastic! Parent, teacher and student were amazed at the talented children performing on stage. Everyone got into the act!
The 3rd, 4th and 5th grade band, orchestra and chorus wowed the audience of family and friends with a variety of musical selections representing winter
The third grade rise students worked hard creating these beautiful landform dioramas after researching different landforms. They used everyday materials andpt much thought into their designs.
The Hicksville Fire Department Fire Prevention Contest winners from Fork Lane School were : Jennifer Jaco, Ariana Aguilar, Edward Zelaya Hernandez, Michaela Fucci, Lily Wolowski and Olivia Mavra (not Pictured).There will be a ceremony held on Sunday January 8th 2017 at 1:00 pm. The ceremony will be held at Fire Headquarters 20 East Marie Street off Broadway. Awards will be given to the winners. After the ceremony refreshments will be served for all.
Congratulations to Danielle Baker , 4th grade teacher from Old Country Road Elementary School, for being named TEACHER OF THE MONTH by KJOY 98.3 radio. Please vote for another Hicksville teacher, Mrs. Masterson of Dutch Lane, every day by using the link http://www.k983.com/teacher-of-the-month.aspx to register as a VIP and then vote everyday. The winning teacher will receive 40 tickets to Atlantis Marine World in Riverhead!
The Kindergarten students's parents provided a Thanksgiving Feast for the kindergarten children at Fork Lane School. The children were taught the history and meaning of the first Thanksgiving. The variety of traditional and non-traditional Thanksgiving foods also put a smile on everyone's face.
The Fork Lane Family ended Spirit Week by wearing school colors and showing the spirit that makes our school great. A big thumbs up to the PTA for sponsoring this event.
Fork Lane students participated in Pajama Day today. The children wore colorful and festive outfits in keeping with spirit week. The teachers and staff also got into the SPIRIT by showing off their leisure wear.
Fork Lane's Grades 1-5 participated in the Hoops for Hearts fundraiser on November 17th. The students succeeded in raising $10,648.00 !! This was the second highest amount ever raised in Fork Lane History !
As a kindergarten teacher, Valerie Pfundstein discovered there were no books about Veterans. So she did the next best thing - she wrote one herself. Her book, Veterans: Heroes in our Neighborhood, was presented at today's assembly honoring our Vets.
The Fork Lane School attended an assembly entitled "7 Habits of Happy Kids". The presentation was prepared by the SBT students and teachers. A special thank you goes to Mrs. Koerner who brought the book to life for us.
Sidney the Fish is our ambassador for positive character traits. Students can earn a fish by exhibiting positive behaviors. On Fridays, students can earn double fish stickers. The class with the most stickers gets to keep the real Sidney the Fish for a week in their classroom.
Students can easily get to the Think Central site to practice their math skills, review and complete homework by clicking on the Go Math icon located on most teacher pages and the Fork Lane website. You can also get to the site by clicking the Go Math title here.
The character education focus for each month is listed on the school district calendar and on the website, providing opportunities for families to extend learning at home. Click on the title to see all the character traits.