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The weather cooperated, helping our 8th-graders celebrate at Adventureland.
The weather cooperated, helping our 8th-graders celebrate at Adventureland.

Congratulations to the Stimson Music Department and their strong stowing at recent festivals. At the Long Island Music Festival, held on June 3rd, the 8th grade Chorus came back with a ‘Superior’ rated performance and spent the rest of the day at Adventureland celebrating the great News. Congratulations to the students and to Ms. Terri Haas.

In additional music news...South Huntington hosted the 2016 NYSSMA Festival at Walt Whitman High School on Tuesday, June 7th. Beautiful music was performed by the South Huntington, Elwood and Half-Hollow Hills School Districts.  BRAVO to all the participating students and their music directors for their outstanding musical performances!  The following recognitions were awarded to our South Huntington students, and are testimony to the hard work and dedication exhibited throughout the year:


WWHS Jazz Band, Director Allan Deitz - GOLD with Distinction

Stimson Middle School 7th Gr. Orchestra – Director, Sharon Smith – SILVER

WWHS Concert Band – Director, Allan Deitz – SILVER

Stimson Middle School 8th Gr. Band – Director, Greg Modelewski – SILVER

Stimson Middle School 7th Gr. Band – Director, Jen Schmelter – GOLD

Stimson Middle School Jazz Band – Director, Greg Modelewski – GOLD

Silas Wood Wind Ensemble – Director, Ron Stanton – SILVER

Stimson Chamber Orchestra – Frank Yolango – GOLD


Congratulations on all the well-deserved honors received!!!