100 Redmen St.
Islip Terrace, NY 11752-2895


Main Office: 631-224-2174/2175
Nurse: 631-224-2181
Attendance Office: 631-224-2199

School Hours: 7:54 a.m.-2:32 p.m. 

Grades: 6-8


Principal: Mark Bernard





Cooking Club: The Home Economics Cooking Club will be divided inot two groups: sixth-graders and seventh-/eighth-graders. Sixth-graders meet Oct. 13 to cook, and seventh-/eighth-graders meet Oct. 27 to cook. Crafts and sewing take place on weeks alternating cooking. For the full years cooking schedule, visit Mrs. Costello.

Harvest Dance: The PTA Harvest Dance will be held Friday, Oct. 16 from 2:45-4:15 p.m. in the cafeteria. Tickets are $5 and will be sold in lunch periods on Wednesday, Oct. 14; Thursday, Oct. 15; and Friday, Oct. 16. We will be collecting nonperishable food items as well as personal care items and paper products. Any students that donates items will be entered into a gift card raffle.

PTA Reflections Contest: Are you talented in dance, film, literature, music, photography or visual arts? Enter the PTA Reflections contest. This year's theme is "Let Your Imagination Fly." See Mrs. Henderson or any teacher for details. Entries are due by Nov 20.

Wellness Allergy Policy Update: Click here for more information.

World Sight Day Competition: The MS Student Government is sponsoring a competition for World Sight Month. Donate your old eyeglasses and sunglasses or spend a dollar at the local dollar store to purchase a pair of glasses or sunglasses to help people with eyesight difficulties worldwide. People in low-income countries can't afford or don't have necessary eye health care. Help give someone the gift of clear vision. Glasses will be collected in A-day homeroom classes from October 5-23. The homeroom that has the largest percentage of students bringing in glasses will win a breakfast party and Panera free cookie card. Help us reach our goal of collecting 500 pairs of glasses! Click here for more information.


Athletics Announcements

Boys Basketball: A seventh- and eighth-grade boys basketball meeting will be held Wednesday, Oct. 21 in the cafeteria at 2:40 p.m. (pickup 3 p.m.). You must attend to try out in November. Bring a pen/pencil. See Mr. Padgur if you have questions.

Early Winter Sports Screenings and Physicals
: Click here for info; they will be held on Oct. 27-28.

Tuesday, October 13, 2015