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Former Oakwood AP Maria Colon Becomes Maplewood's New Principal

Maria Colon is now the new principal at Maplewood Intermediate School after being Assistant Principal at Oakwood for 5 years.

Eddie Smith Appointed as New SHUFSD Deputy Superintendent

Congratulations to Eddie Smith on being appointed as South Huntington School District's Deputy Superintendent!

Stimson Middle School Welcomes 3 New Assistant Principals

Stimson Middle School welcomes three new Assistant Principals, each bringing unique expertise and dedication to student success.

South Huntington School District Joins Lawsuit Suing Social Media Companies Over Youth Mental Health Concerns

South Huntington School District joins lawsuit against social media giants for harming youth mental health, impacting education, and creating a crisis that schools must address.

SHUFSD Celebrates 100 Years with New Mascot

Celebrating 100 years, SHUFSD unveils a new Wildcat mascot symbolizing unity and pride. Explore the district's rebranding journey and updated graphics.

Walt Whitman High School Class of 2024 Graduation

Congratulations to Walt Whitman's Class of 2024 Graduates!

Whitman's Graduating Seniors Stroll Down Memory Lane

Experience the heartwarming tradition of 2024 seniors taking a nostalgic walk through their elementary schools, reconnecting with past teachers and inspiring younger students in South Huntington.

Best Wishes to Dr. Steele as She Assumes New Role in Elwood School District

Dr. Gayle Steele becomes Superintendent of Elwood School District and reflects on her impactful journey in South Huntington.

Walt Whitman's 2024 Senior Scholarship Award Presentation

Congratulations to Walt Whitman's 2024 Senior Scholarship Award recipients!

Walt Whitman's 28th Annual Mercy Benefit Concert

28th Annual Mercy Benefit Concert at Walt Whitman High School showcases district's talented musicians and artists in support of local food pantries.

2024 Hunting-Tony Awards

Celebrate the success of Walt Whitman High School at the 14th Annual Hunting-Tony Awards with wins in acting and technical categories. Congratulations to the talented students and staff!

South Huntington Salutes Walt Whitman Grads Heading to the Military

South Huntington honors Walt Whitman graduates joining the military, showcasing their commitment to serving the country. The district celebrates their decision with the annual recognition breakfast.

Dr. Hender Appointed as Assistant Superintendent for Elementary Education, K-6

Dr. Hender appointed as Assistant Superintendent for Elementary Education, K-6.

14th Annual Booster Club Hall of Fame and Gold Key Awards

Read about the 14th Annual Booster Club Hall of Fame and Gold Key Awards at Walt Whitman High School, honoring exceptional student-athletes and showcasing their achievements across various sports.

Walt Whitman Bleachers & Press Box Reconstruction Project Nears Completion

Exciting update on the Walt Whitman High School bleachers and press box reconstruction project nearing completion, featuring new amenities and improved facilities for students and spectators.

South Huntington Council of PTAs Awards Scholarships to Class of 2024 Seniors

South Huntington Council of PTAs awards scholarships to exceptional Walt Whitman High School seniors, showcasing academic, athletic, and artistic achievements in the Class of 2024.

Walt Whitman Celebrates 2024 Principal's List Recipients

Walt Whitman's 2024 Principal's List recipients were recognized for their outstanding achievements in academics, service, and their character. Congratulations to the 153 seniors honored for their excellence!

Michael S. Curtin Awards 2024

Congratulations to Walt Whitman High School's Michael Curtin Award recipients for 2024!

2024 Xanadu Poetry Contest Winners Announced

Congratulations to the 2024 Xanadu Poetry Contest, showcasing the talent and creativity from Walt Whitman High School students.

Brown Throws 2nd No-Hitter for Varsity Baseball

Read about the remarkable achievement of two no-hitters thrown by Whitman's Varsity Baseball pitchers in the 2024 season.

Marine Corps Drop In at Walt Whitman High School

The Marine Corps dropped in at Walt Whitman High School, featuring a Silent Drill Platoon, Marine Corps Band, and military aircraft display, honoring Memorial Day and inspiring students.

Class of 2024 Celebrated with Lawn Signs Thanks to WWHS PTA and Admin

The Class of 2024 received personalized lawn signs delivered by Walt Whitman High School administrators, spreading joy and recognition throughout the South Huntington School District.

South Huntington's 2024 Festival of the Arts

South Huntington's 2024 Festival of the Arts showcased the district's talented musicians, artists, and performers in a gallery-like setting.

SHEF IN MOTION 2024

Thank you to all participants, volunteers, sponsors, and supporters of the 2024 SHEF In Motion 5K/10K Walk/Run!

Silas Wood CARES with 2nd Annual Fundraiser

Silas Wood's annual CARES walk raises funds for Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia and the CARES Foundation.

South Huntington Schools Releases New Wildcat Mascot and Logo Design

South Huntington Schools unveils the new Wildcat mascot and logo design, unifying the district under one symbol of pride and identity.

3 From Walt Whitman Win 2024 Otto Kahn Award

Congratulations to Walt Whitman's three talented Otto Kahn Scholarship Award recipients for 2024! Learn about the winners and their showcased talents at the annual Friends of Oheka Garden Party.

Therapy Dog Brings Joy to Countrywood for Mental Health Awareness Month

Discover how therapy dog, Cutch, brings joy and compassion to students at Countrywood during Mental Health Awareness Month.

NYS Assembly Education Committee Chairman Visits South Huntington Schools

Read about NYS Assembly Education Committee Chairman's visit to South Huntington Schools, exploring funding needs, innovative programs, and the district's impact on students' education.

District's Grammy Award Winning Bassist Welcomes The Collective to the Legendary Apollo Theater

South Huntington's Grammy-winning bassist Reggie Young welcomed Whitman's Collective recording club to the Apollo Theater to explore music, workshops, and a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

Meet the Candidates 2024

Please join us at the James Kaden Administrative Offices on Wednesday, May 7, 2024 at 7:30PM to meet this year's candidates running for three Board of Education seats.

MacConnell Honored with Adapted PE Teacher Award

Read about Bonnie MacConnell, the Adapted PE Teacher of the Year, recognized for her outstanding work in providing specialized instruction for students with disabilities.

Walt Whitman’s Muslim Student Association Hosts Third Annual Day of Unity Conference

Walt Whitman High School's Muslim Student Association hosts its third annual Day of Unity conference, promoting inclusivity and understanding among students from various school districts.

Walt Whitman High School Unveils New Fitness Center

Walt Whitman High School now has a state-of-the-art fitness center, promoting physical and mental well-being for all students.

Sophomore Jaden Grose Pitches No-Hitter for Whitman

Walt Whitman sophomore Jaden Grose threw a no-hitter in a game against Patchogue-Medford on April 9th. He threw 107 pitches, striking out 14 and walking only two in the 6-0 win.

WWHS Students and Staff Compete in 2024 Lip Sync Battle

Exciting Lip Sync Battle fundraiser at Walt Whitman High School sees students and staff compete in entertaining performances, with Alex Feliciano taking the overall win.

2024 PTA Reflections Winners Recognized

Congratulations to the winners of the 2024 PTA Reflections program in South Huntington!

Foster Grandparents Pair Perfectly with South Huntington Students

We are grateful to these caring individuals who provide encouragement, help and support with a tenderness that only a grandparent can provide.

Whitman's March 2024 Students of the Month

Congratulations to Walt Whitman High School's Students of the Month for March 2024!

New District App Now Available!

Exciting news for South Huntington families! Download the new District app for easy access to important links and resources in one central spot.

Walt Whitman Alumna Wins First Creative Arts Emmy

Walt Whitman alumna Jazzy Collins made history by winning her first Emmy! She credits her high school experiences for shaping her successful career in the television industry.

Voter Registration Breakfast at Walt Whitman High School

Walt Whitman High School emphasizes the importance of voting and civic responsibility at their annual Vote Registration Breakfast.

Spring Sports in Full Swing in South Huntington

Spring sports are in full swing at Whitman and Stimson in South Huntington School District!

Suffolk Country Sheriff Dr. Errol Toulon, Jr. Visits Maplewood

Suffolk County Sheriff Dr. Errol Toulon, Jr. shares his inspiring life journey with Maplewood students.

The Harvard Club of LI Honors Latko with the 2024 Distinguished Teacher Award

Congratulations to WWHS Teacher, Mrs. Kim Latko on being honored as Harvard's 2024 Distinguished Teacher, thanks to an alumni nomination.

From Wales to Walt Whitman

Students from Wales visited Walt Whitman High School as part of a Welsh government initiative to allow their students and teachers to experience our curriculum here in the United States.

Walt Whitman's February 2024 Students of the Month

Congratulations to Walt Whitman High School's Students of the Month for February 2024!

Walt Whitman High School Announces 2024 Valedictorian and Salutatorian

Walt Whitman High School announces the 2023-24 Valedictorian and Salutatorian, showcasing Angelina Liclican and Porter Chetty's outstanding academic achievements and extracurricular involvement.

New and Senior Members Celebrated at Social Studies Honor Society Induction

Congratulations to the new and senior members of the Walt Whitman Chapter of the Rho Kappa National Social Studies Honor Society.

Birchwood Students Get First Look at PSEG Long Island’s New Live Lines Trailer

Birchwood students experienced a unique science lesson with PSEG Long Island's Live Lines Trailer, showcasing the dangers of electricity in a fun and educational way.

Proposal by Shah and Iemma Selected in 2024 LI Water Quality Challenge

Sophomore Aryaa Shah and freshman John Iemma's proposal wins the 2024 LI Water Quality Challenge, promoting STEM research for water conservation on Long Island.

Walt Whitman High School Hosts Resume and Interview Competition

Eight high schools from across Long Island recently competed at Walt Whitman High School in the 2024 Resume and Interview Competition.

39 Seniors Honored as Walt Whitman High School’s Top-Scoring SAT/ACT Scholars

39 seniors at Walt Whitman were honored as the 2024 top-scoring SAT/ACT scholars at the high school's ceremonial breakfast.

Technology Ambassadors Present at ASSET Conference

Birchwood and Maplewood Technology Ambassadors showcased their use of LEGO Learning System at the ASSET Conference 2024.

International Night 2024

Whitman's International Night 2024 showcased the talents of students while fundraising for Unicef.

Whitman Wins First Long Island Girls Basketball Championship Title

Whitman celebrates their first Long Island Girls Basketball Championship win, defeating Syosset with a 38-29 victory. The team now heads upstate to face Our Lady of Lourdes in the NY State Final Four.

Holocaust Survivor Spreads Message of Resilience and Hope at Stimson

Holocaust survivor Marion Lazan spreads the message of resilience and hope at Stimson Middle School, sharing her inspiring firsthand account with students.

St. Baldrick's 2024

Walt Whitman’s Robotics club raised over $20,000 for childhood cancer research through the St. Baldrick's Foundation.

Oakwood's 'Soup-er Bowl' Contributes Over 1,000 Cans of Soup to Wildcat Pantry

Oakwood's 'Soup-er Bowl' fundraiser collected over 1,000 cans of soup for the Wildcat Cares Food Pantry.

Lip Sing for Scholarships 2024

The Lip Sing for Scholarships 2024 event was a huge success, raising over $8,000 for senior scholarships at Walt Whitman!

Maplewood Hosts 4th Annual STREAM Saturday

Maplewood hosted the 4th Annual Family STREAM Saturday event, where students and families explored science, technology, engineering, arts, and math through engaging activities.

Whitman's Varsity Basketball Team Claims Suffolk Class AAA Title for Second Consecutive Year

Whitman's Varsity Basketball Team secures Suffolk Class AAA Title for the second year in a row and heads to the Long Island Champions on Sunday, March 10th.

Countrywood's Annual Community Read-In Celebrates Dr. Seuss

Countrywood's Annual Community Read-In celebrated Dr. Seuss' birthday and our community's love of reading!

Whitman's 74th Annual Girls Sports Night

Whitman's 74th Annual Girls Sports Night - Old School vs. New School

MAPLEWOOD STUDENTS VISIT WALT WHITMAN TO GET AN ADVANCE LOOK AT HIGH SCHOOL SCIENCE

Maplewood students visit Walt Whitman High School for an advanced science experience, sparking excitement and curiosity in young minds about the wonders of science.

SOUTH HUNTINGTON SCHOOL DISTRICT & HUNTINGTON TOWN CELEBRATE BLACK HISTORY MONTH

Celebrate Black History Month with South Huntington School District & Huntington Town through music, dance, and inspiring speeches. Join the diverse community in honoring cultural achievements and promoting unity.

Lip Sing for Scholarships 2024

Join us on March 1st at 7 PM for the district-wide Lip Sing for Scholarships event. Support your favorite school and enjoy high-energy performances for a great cause.

Silas Wood Students Raise More Than $11,000 for Make-A-Wish with Polar Plunge

Silas Wood students, along with their principal and teachers, raised over $11,000 for Make-A-Wish by participating in the annual Polar Plunge.

John Halligan Shares Ryan's Story With Stimson Middle School

John Halligan shares his personal story of losing his son to suicide and the importance of preventing bullying and cyberbullying. His impactful presentation at Stimson Middle School aims to raise awareness and promote kindness among students.

XANADU - A NIGHT OF HEART AND SONG - FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2024

Join us at Walt Whitman High School on Friday, February 9th in the South Cafeteria from 6:30-9:15 PM

Mock Interviews at Walt Whitman High School

Local residents volunteered to conduct mock interviews at Walt Whitman, helping students feel more comfortable and prepared for their future careers.

The Harlem Magic Masters Return to South Huntington

The Harlem Magic Masters make a triumphant return to South Huntington, showcasing their basketball wizardry against the feisty 'Dream Team' opponents.

Walt Whitman High School Hosts 2024 LIDTA Competition

Walt Whitman High School hosted the 2024 LIDTA Competition that showcased talented dancers across from Long Island.

Walt Whitman's Nicole Honovich Honored with Bright Light Award

Walt Whitman's Nicole Honovich receives the prestigious Bright Light Award for her exceptional integration of technology in the classroom, enhancing student learning and preparing them for the future.

SHUFSD Welcomes Amanda Kavanagh as New Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction, 7-12

South Huntington School District welcomes Amanda Kavanagh as the new Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction, 7-12.

2023-2024 Teacher of the Year Presentation Celebrates the Best of the Best

Celebrate the exceptional teachers of South Huntington School District at the 2023-2024 Teacher of the Year Presentation.

Spotlighting Birchwood's and South Huntington School District's 2023-2024 Teacher of the Year: Dolores Rufrano

Spotlight on Dolores Rufrano, Birchwood's and South Huntington School District's 2023-2024 Teacher of the Year!

Spotlighting Walt Whitman's 2023-2024 Teacher of the Year: Ralph Milazzo

Spotlighting Ralph Milazzo, Walt Whitman High School's Teacher of the Year, who is praised for his dedication to students and athletes, and his passion for teaching and coaching.

Spotlighting Stimson's 2023-2024 Teacher of the Year: Jenny Hernandez

Meet Jenny Hernandez, Stimson Middle School's Teacher of the Year for 2023-2024!

Spotlighting Silas Wood's 2023-2024 Teacher of the Year: Virginia Stair

Congratulations to Virginia Stair, Silas Wood's Teacher of the Year!

Spotlighting Countrywood's 2023-2024 Teacher of the Year: Sabrina Cariello

Celebrate the achievements of Sabrina Cariello, the 2023-24 Teacher of the Year at Countrywood Primary Center. Discover her dedication, lasting impact, and the inspiring connections she has made with her students throughout her 23-year teaching career.

Spotlighting Oakwood's 2023-2024 Teacher of the Year: Beth Ann Fierro

Congratulations to Beth Ann Fierro, Oakwood's Teacher of the Year! With 34 years of teaching experience and a passion for math, Ms. Fierro is a beloved educator who goes above and beyond for her students. Learn more about her inspiring journey in this spotlight.

Spotlighting Maplewood's 2023-2024 Teacher of the Year: Linda Muratore

Maplewood Intermediate School's Linda Muratore is named Teacher of the Year, recognized for her dedication to her students and her passion for improving their communication skills.

Press Box and Bleacher Construction Underway at WWHS

Construction continues at Walt Whitman High School as they demolish the old press box and bleachers to make way for new accessible seating and a larger tower. Stay updated on the progress!

HARLEM MAGIC MASTERS RETURN TO SOUTH HUNTINGTON - JANUARY 26TH

HARLEM MAGIC MASTERS RETURN JANUARY 26TH - 7:30 PM

The Wildcat Cares Pantry is Open!

The Wildcat Cares Food Pantry is open every other Wednesday from 2:30 - 4:00 PM

WALT WHITMAN STUDENTS BRING HOLIDAY CHEER TO SENIOR CITIZENS

Walt Whitman students spread joy this holiday season by bringing cheer to senior citizens. Read more about this heartwarming community initiative.

THOUSANDS SHOW UP FOR HOLIDAY FOOD AND TOY CHARITY GIVEAWAY AT WALT WHITMAN HIGH SCHOOL

Thousands of people attend the holiday food and toy charity giveaway at Walt Whitman High School, bringing joy and support to the community.

Board Of Education Recognizes Friends Of South Huntington

At the November 15th Board of Education meeting, we were fortunate to thank numerous individuals and community organizations for their contributions and support of the South Huntington School District.

Whitman's Girls Leaders Organization Doubles The Giving Back In October

It was a busy October for Walt Whitman High School’s Girls Leaders Organization (GLO) in their efforts to help their community. They conducted two successful community service events that will go a long way to helping others.

2023 Champions Of Change

Discover how the South Huntington School District's innovative College Bracelet Initiative, led by Life Skills students, is making a positive impact on graduation celebrations and fostering inclusivity in the community.

Walt Whitman's October 2023 Students Of The Month

Celebrate the outstanding achievements of Walt Whitman's October Students of the Month! These role models have excelled in various subjects and athletics, earning the praise of teachers and administrators.

Remembering James Kaden

Remembering James Kaden: South Huntington community mourns the loss of former School Board President James Kaden, a dedicated advocate for education. His legacy will continue to benefit generations of students.

Walt Whitman Marching Band Ready For 2023 Competition Season

Get ready for the 2023 Marching Band competition season with the Walt Whitman High School Marching Band's new show, "Wanted." Experience the excitement of a western-themed performance and find out if the outlaw gets caught in this thrilling production. Good luck to the band in their upcoming competitions!

Stimson Students Participate and Place in Long Island History Day Competition District

Twenty-two Stimson students competed in the Long Island History Day competition on Sunday, March 26th, as part of the National History Day Program. A total of 5

Rho Kappa Social Studies Honor Society Induction 2023 District

It is with immense pride that Walt Whitman High School was able to recognize and celebrate their exceptional students at the Rho Kappa Social Studies Honor Soci

Stimson's March PRIDE Award Recipients Recognized District

Stimson Middle School celebrated their March PRIDE Award winners along with their teachers, parents and families just before mid-winter recess. The Stimson PRID

First Annual Hispanic Men's Leadership Conference at WWHS Provides Inspiration and Support for College and Beyond District

Hispanic Men’s Leaders Conference for Immigrant Students Being Hosted by Walt Whitman High School, Providing Inspiration and Support for College and Beyond

District Students "Show Their Voice" at Annual PTA Reflections Ceremony District

Congratulations to the talented students who were honored recently at the annual district-wide Reflections ceremony. This year, the national program’s 2023 them

Walt Whitman High School Center Stage Productions Presents: The Wizard of Oz District

Congratulations to the cast and crew of Whitman's Spring musical production!

Whitman Celebrates 2023 SAT/ACT Scholars District

Congratulations to our Walt Whitman High School 2023 Seniors who were recognized at the annual SAT/ACT Scholar Ceremony & Breakfast. Forty-two students were hon

The Collective Releases First Rap Track, "Crying All Alone" District

Dear Whitman Faculty & Friends,Whitman's Recording Studio Club, The Collective, co-advised by Matt Hoffman and Vito Monti, just dropped its first ever rap track

Walt Whitman's February 2023 Athletes of the Month District

Congratulations to Walt Whitman High School Senior, Lizzie Schreiber, on earning Athlete of the Month for February 2023! Lizzie wrapped up her winter season at

Silas Wood/Stimson Middle School Present: The Wiz District

Congratulations to the cast and crew of the Silas Wood/Stimson Middle School’s musical production of The Wiz! Our students put on an incredible weekend of perfo

Young Entrepreneurs Raise Money for Maplewood District

Four students in Mr. O’Connor’s class at Maplewood created their own fundraiser recently and raised over $200 for the intermediate school. They learned a lot ab

The 3rd Annual STREAM Saturday at Maplewood District

The South Huntington School District's Technology and Elementary STEAM Initiatives Departments were happy to host their 3rd Annual Family STREAM Saturday at Map

Holocaust Survivor Shares Story with Stimson for 20th Straight Year District

We were honored to welcome back author and holocaust survivor Marion Blumenthal Lazan to Stimson Middle School recently. Since 2003, Mrs. Lazan has joined us in

Walt Whitman's International Night 2023 District

In tribute to the National Foreign Language Week, Walt Whitman’s World Language Honor Society hosted their annual International Night. This year’s theme of “Fal

Walt Whitman's 2022-23 Valedictorian and Salutatorian Announced District

Congratulations to Walt Whitman's 2023 Valedictorian and Salutatorian, Anthony Maida and Zahra Choudry!

St. Baldrick's 2023 District

In its 17th year, Walt Whitman’s Robotics club continues to rise to the occasion as they fundraise donations for the St. Baldrick’s Foundation. Starting as a hi

National Merit Finalists Announced District

The National Merit Scholarship® Program has now determined which of the 16,000 Semifinalists named in September 2022 met all requirements to advance to Finalist

South Huntington's First Annual Night of 1,000 Strings District

South Huntington School District was thrilled to host its First Annual Night of 1,000 Strings at Walt Whitman High School this March. The evening consisted of o

The 73rd Annual Girls Sports Night District

Girls Sports Night 2023

Countrywood Hosts Community Read-In 2023 District

Thank you to everyone who participated in this year's Read-In event!

Oakwood's Lendy Milo Named Extraordinary Educator District

Congratulations to Oakwood dual-language teacher Lendy Milo who has been named an Extraordinary Educator by Curriculum Associates!

Walt Whitman's February 2023 Students of the Month District

Congratulations to Walt Whitman High School’s February Students of the Month!  Being acknowledged for awards like these allow for the efforts of our students to

Whitman Art Honor Society Members Paint Mural at Oakwood to Help “Spread Kindness” District

Whitman Art Honor Society Members Paint Mural at Oakwood to Help “Spread Kindness”

Whitman Claims First Time County Title District

Congratulations to Walt Whitman's Girls Varsity Basketball Team on winning the Suffolk County Large School Championship Title for the first time in program history!

3 From WWHS Selected to Represent Long Island District in Statewide PRHYLI Assembly District

We are proud to acknowledge Juniors Kaylee Vera, Alexis Pineda Rivera, and Carlos Saravia Umanzor for their participation in the Puerto Rican Hispanic Youth Lea

Stimson's February 2023 PRIDE Award Winners District

Stimson Middle School celebrated their February PRIDE Award winners along with their teachers, parents and families just before mid-winter recess. The Stimson P

SHUFSD Partners with Town of Huntington to Celebrate Black History District

On Thursday, February 16th, Walt Whitman High School hosted their annual celebration of Black History Month. Each year, the South Huntington School District del

Aspiring Neurosurgeon From WWHS Gets Firsthand Look at Future Career District

Walt Whitman High School Senior Jacob Philip is getting the chance to take a very close look at the challenging medical career he’s chosen even before he gets t

Xanadu/Collective Concert 2023 District

Last Friday night’s 25th Annual Xanadu Concert was a huge success after coming back to Whitman’s South Cafeteria venue for the first time since the pandemic. Th

American Legion Selects Boys' and Girls' State Representatives from Whitman District

We are incredibly proud of Walt Whitman students Nayira Kabarajian, Eliana Montague, Andrew Connolly, Jack Fischer, Alexander Seeloff, Jaren Smullian, Shaun Mur

Maplewood 5th Graders Take Top Two Spots in Raynham Hall's Valentine's Day Poetry Contest District

Two Maplewood Intermediate School students have been awarded first and second place in the 5th grade category in Raynham Hall Museum’s 2023 Valentine’s Day Poet

5th-Grade Musicians Take the Stage for Winter Concerts District

In early February, musicians from Birchwood and Maplewood performed at Walt Whitman High School for their annual Winter Concerts. The intermediate schools broug

WWHS Students Hit the Radio Airwaves to Talk About Special Computer Science and Anatomy Classes District

A group of Walt Whitman High School students was invited to appear on Long Island News Radio to talk about their unique learning experiences in the fields of co

Whitman Hosts NDA Winter 2023 Regional Championships District

On Sunday, February 5th, Walt Whitman High School hosted the National Dance Alliance (NDA) Whitman Winter East Coast Regional Dance Championships. Hundreds of s

Karavias Named NYS Master Teacher District

Congratulations to Walt Whitman High School educator, John Karavias, on earning the title of NYS Master Teacher!

Maplewood Visits High School for Science Research Experience District

Recently, Maplewood students from Ms. Cristine’s class visited Walt Whitman High School’s Research program, in an effort to provide our younger Wildcats a first

Project Excel Students Fundraise for Make-A-Wish District

A perfect example of collective kindness was demonstrated by our very own Project Excel students at Birchwood and Maplewood Intermediate Schools, who recently p

Walt Whitman's January 2023 Students of the Month District

Congratulations to Walt Whitman's January 2023 Students of the Month!

Walt Whitman's January 2023 Athletes of the Month District

Congratulations to Adelrhany Georges and Emma Boccone on earning Whitman's January 2023 Athletes of the Month!

Stimson's January 2023 PRIDE Award Winners District

Congratulations to Stimson's January PRIDE award winners!

South Huntington Celebrates District's 2023 Teachers of the Year District

The South Huntington Teacher of the Year Presentation was held on Wednesday, January 25th at Walt Whitman’s Performing Arts Center. Family, friends, and communi

SHUFSD Board of Education Enacts Additional Security Measures District

During the January 25th board meeting, the Board of Education and South Huntington School District voted to implement additional measures, within the current safety plan, with the addition of armed guards at the exterior of all school buildings.

Silas Wood's and South Huntington School District's 2022-23 Teacher of the Year, Mr. Shaka Williams District

Congratulations to Silas Wood's and South Huntington School District's 2022-23 Teacher of the Year, Mr. Shaka Williams!

Andrew Peers Memorial Wrestling Tournament 2023 District

The Walt Whitman Wrestling Team hosted the 28th Annual Andrew Peers Wrestling Tournament on Saturday, January 21st, packing out the high school’s North Gym. The

Senior Follies 2023 District

Whitman's Senior Follies 2023

Walt Whitman's December 2022 Athletes of the Month District

Congratulations to Walt Whitan’s December Athlete of the Month, Kasey Wagner! Kasey, a senior Basketball player, has been a huge asset to the Varsity Girls Bask

Walt Whitman High School's 2022-23 Teacher of the Year, Mrs. Crystalia Shepherd District

Congratulations to Walt Whitman’s Teacher of the Year nominee, Mrs. Crystalia Shepherd. Mrs. Shepherd has been a School Counselor at Walt Whitman High School fo

Walt Whitman's December 2022 Students of the Month District

Congratulations to Walt Whitman's December 2022 Students of the Month

Maplewood's 2022-23 Teacher of the Year, Mr. Joseph Slovak District

Congratulations to Maplewood’s Teacher of the Year nominee, Mr. Joseph Slovak! 

Harlem Magic Masters Return to Play South Huntington's 'Dream Team' District

When you get an opportunity to watch your favorite teachers and administrators on the basketball court with the magic that is the Harlem Magic Masters, well, it

Oakwood's 2022-23 Teacher of the Year, Ms. Ivia Negron-Francais District

Congratulations to Oakwood Teacher of the Year nominee, Ivia Negron-Francais!

Birchwood's 2022-23 Teacher of the Year, Ms. Deanna App District

Congratulations to Birchwood Teacher of the Year, Ms. Deanna App.

The 32nd Annual Frank Gugliotta Holiday Basketball Tournament District

The 32nd Annual Frank Gugliotta Holiday Boys Basketball Tournament was held over the winter recess at Walt Whitman’s North Gymnasium.It was a successful two day

Stimson Middle School's 2022-23 Teacher of the Year, Ms. Jennifer Schmelter District

Congratulations to Stimson Teacher of the Year nominee, Ms. Jennifer Schmelter. Ms. Schmelter has spent her entire 34-year career at Stimson Middle School teach

Countrywood's 2022-23 Teacher of the Year, Ms. Jessica Farmer District

Congratulations to Countrywood Teacher of the Year nominee, Ms. Jessica Farmer. 

WILDCAT CARES, WALT WHITMAN HIGH SCHOOL’S FOOD PANTRY IS OPEN! District

Willie the Wildcat helped Whitman students and Stop & Shop officials cut the ribbon to officially unveil the newly-expanded Wildcat Cares Food Pantry at Walt Whitman High School.

South Huntington's Hour of Code 2022 District

South Huntington's Hour of Code 2022

2022 Winter Concerts in South Huntington District

The Winter Concert series at Walt Whitman High School never fails to bring the holiday spirit to our district community. Beginning in early December, the high s

The Ambassadors Club Holiday Party District

The Ambassadors Club got together for their holiday party where the kids decorated ornaments, enjoyed a hot chocolate bar, sang songs, and danced.

Huntington Breast Cancer Action Coalition Interns Present Research at WWHS District

Walt Whitman High School students Maya Wedner and Meroshka Ishak recently interned at the  Huntington Breast Cancer Action Coalition. The Huntington Breast Canc

Maplewood's Annual Holiday Toy Drive with HMFD District

Thank you to the entire Maplewood school community for your generosity!

Stimson's December PRIDE Award Winners Announced District

Congratulations to Stimson's December 2022 PRIDE Award winners!

The Collective's Holiday Album EP - Christmas in Blue District

The record, which features Whitman administrators, teachers and students, is a celebration of Whitman’s amazing musical talent and artistic spirit.

Fall 2022 Sports Awards District

Fifth Year Varsity(Golf) Nicholas Abrescia, Colin Murphy, (Girls Swimming) Olivia Beck, Venusmarlu Stewart.Fourth Year Varsity(Girls Tennis) Alyssa Burke, (Girl

Walt Whitman's November 2022 Athletes of the Month District

Congratulations to Whitman's November Athletes of the Month!

Marching Band Banquet Celebrates 2022 Season District

The Walt Whitman High School Marching Band celebrated their season with the annual Band Banquet on December 10th.  The event recognizes band members for their y

Walt Whitman's November 2022 Students of the Month District

Congratulations to Walt Whitman's Students of the Month for November 2022!

Life Skills Classroom Unveiled at Stimson Middle School District

Reading, writing and arithmetic - and now add in doing laundry, preparing meals, and learning the conversational skills needed for everyday life - and you have

MAPLEWOOD 3RD GRADE CLASS’S ORNAMENT DESIGNS CHOSEN TO REPRESENT NEW YORK STATE FOR THE NATIONAL CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING AT THE WHITE HOUSE District

When the National Christmas Tree is lit at the White House for this holiday season, the children in Ms. Polanco’s third grade dual language class at Maplewood Intermediate School will be especially excited!

Senior Faculty Sports Night 2022 District

Walt Whitman High School's Senior Faculty Sports Night 2022

Winter Wonderland 2022 Highlights District

South Huntington's Winter Wonderland 2022

Winter Wonderland 2022 Highlights District

South Huntington's Winter Wonderland 2022

Stimson's October & November PRIDE Award Winners District

Congratulations to Stimson's PRIDE Award winners for October and November!

"Shattered" Performed by Whitman Dancers at Tilles Center District

Walt Whitman dance students took the stage at the Tilles Center as part of the 2022 Stage the Change, Arts as a Social Voice conference. 

Proposal Presented to Bring Back 9-Period Day at WWHS District

A proposal has been presented to the Board of Education to bring back the 9-period day to Walt Whitman High School beginning with the 2023-2024 school year.

Walt Whitman's 2022 October Students of the Month District

Congratulations to Walt Whitman's Students of the Month for October 2022!

Walt Whitman's October 2022 Athletes of the Month District

Congratulations to Senior Golfer, Colin Murphy, and Sophomore Gymnast, Katelyn Adams, on earning Walt Whitman’s October Athletes of the Month!

Walt Whitman's Centerstage Production: Love of a Pig District

Congratulations to the cast and crew of Walt Whitman’s fall production of Love of a Pig!

Whitman Hosts Coral Reef Expo District

It was another successful gathering of reef aquarium enthusiasts at the Coral Reef Expo that was hosted by Walt Whitman High school on November 5th.  Reef keepe

Whitman Alum & Author Reads New Book to Young Students District

Nicole Quattrocchi, who graduated from Walt Whitman High School in 2014, is a first-time author. 

Marching Band 2022 Season Wrap-Up District

Congratulations to the Walt Whitman High School Marching Band!  They wrapped up their 2022 competitive season with a top five finish at the New York State Field Band Conference Championships at Syracuse University.

Whitman's Fall 2022 Senior Class Blood Drive District

At this fall's Senior Blood Drive, 112 pints of blood were collected that will help over 300 people.

Halloween in South Huntington District

Students of all ages had the opportunity to celebrate throughout the district with dance parties, annual costume parades, and Safe Halloween, making for a Halloween full of treats for everyone.

WWHS Marching Band Heads to Championships in Syracuse District

The Walt Whitman High School Marching Band takes its show, A Journey in Time, to Syracuse University for the New York State Field Band Conference Championships this weekend, October 29th & 30th.

The Collective's Fall Fest Raffle & Music Release District

Whitman's Recording Studio Club, The Collective, co-advised by Matt Hoffman and Vito Monti, just dropped its first ever Fall Fest EP Record.  The 2022 autumnal album features three stellar tracks including two student originals and a festive fall faculty track.

Board of Education Appreciation Night 2022 District

Thank you to South Huntington’s Board of Education for your unwavering dedication to our district and its students, and thank you to all who came to share your appreciation on this special evening.

Penny Wars Return to Stimson Middle School District

It’s an all-out battle between homerooms where sabotage is allowed to raise money and collect food for the local food pantry.

Walt Whitman's Fall College Fair District

Walt Whitman High School recently held their Fall College Fair, giving juniors and seniors the opportunity to connect with representatives from over 50 colleges and universities.

GLO Members "Flock" to Fundraise for Breast Cancer Research District

Every October, which is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the members of the Walt Whitman High School Girls’ Leaders Organization (GLO) look forward to this unique way of raising money for breast cancer research at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory.

Walt Whitman's September 2022 Athletes of the Month District

Congratulations to Megan Rankel and John Adams on earning Whitman's Athletes of the Month for September 2022

WWHS Marching Band Wraps Up Regular Season in Mineola Before Heading to Syracuse Championships District

The Wildcat Marching Band will get one more chance this Saturday, October 22nd, to polish up their competition program, A Journey in Time, before heading to the New York State Field Band Conference championship arena in Syracuse.

Walt Whitman's Students of the Month for September 2022 District

Congratulations to Walt Whitman's Students of the Month for September 2022!

WWHS Works of Art in Plein Air at Nissequogue River State Park District

On Friday, October 21st, WWHS Art Teachers Mr. David Rickmers and Ms. Gina Tinucci took a group of Art and Photography students to the Nissequogue River State P

Ms. Regina Caliendo, South Huntington’s New District Clerk and Secretary to the Board of Education District

South Huntington School District is thrilled to welcome Ms. Regina Caliendo as District Clerk and Secretary to the Board of Education! Regina has been with the

Stimson Student Raises $1500 for Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation District

Eighth-grader Gabby Andersen raises money for a cause that’s very close to her heart to help children with Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis.

Cross-Town Respect with Just a Touch of Rivalry District

Whitman Marching Band Heads to Huntington H.S. for Field Band Competition

Samantha Regalado Joins BOE as Ex-Officio Student Member District

At our most recent Board of Education meeting, the South Huntington School District’s Board of Education chose their 2022-23 Ex-Officio Student Member of the Board, Samantha Regalado.

Homecoming 2022 Recap District

This past weekend was a memorable occasion for the South Huntington School District as we celebrated Homecoming 2022.  Over the course of the week, each buildin

'Seeds of Hope Community Garden' Earns Whitman Girl Scouts Silver Award District

Recently, the Board of Education was proud to recognize Taylor Busch, Tatiana Marr, and Julia Fasciano of Girl Scout Troop 954 for earning their Silver Award!

Community School Supply Donations Ensure Students are Ready for Another Year District

Each year, South Huntington School District is fortunate to receive school supply donations from local community members.

Huntington Manor Fire Department Donates to Stimson Middle School District

We are so grateful to the Huntington Manor Fire Department for their generous donation to Stimson Middle School! The HMFD graciously donated $5,000 to be put to

South Huntington Moves Up in Niche Rankings District

The results are in! Walt Whitman High School and the South Huntington School District have moved up in the annual Niche rankings report.

South Huntington School District Teams Up with Northwell Health to Offer New Service to Students in Mental Health Crisis District

The South Huntington School District is partnering with Northwell Health to offer students who need urgent mental health care an alternative to a visit to a hospital Emergency Room.

Whitman's 2022-23 National Merit Semifinalists Announced District

The National Merit Scholarship Program is an academic competition for recognition and scholarships. Each year, high school students enter the program by taking the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test.

Whitman Dancer Awarded Newsday's Scholar Artist District

Congratulations to Walt Whitman High School Senior Fern Brazeau on receiving the 2022-2023 Long Island Scholar Artist Award in the area of Dance!

Whitman's NBHS Members Earn Junior Achievement Gold Award District

Congratulations to Walt Whitman High School's National Business Honor Society students on earning the 2021-2022 Junior Achievement Gold Award!