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Longwood Welcomes Districts From Across Suffolk County to Advocate for Public Education

The Longwood Central School District was proud to welcome close to 350 public education leaders, representing three-quarters of the school districts from Suffolk County, to advocate for our students, schools, and communities at the Longwood Legislative Breakfast, co-sponsored by ESBOCES and Suffolk Region PTA. Now in its 20th year, the event continues to address the ongoing challenges facing public education and the potential impact on students.

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Student-Musicians Selected for All-County Festival

Congratulations to our student musicians from Longwood High School, Junior High School, and Middle School who have been selected to perform in the Suffolk County Music Educators Association (SCMEA) All-County Festival held on March 9 and 10 at Southampton High School! These talented musicians, in grades five through 10, have demonstrated excellence with both their voices and instruments! 

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Longwood Community Connections Committee Hosts Another Successful MLK Unity Walk

In recognition of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the District’s Community Connections Committee hosted a Unity Walk for more than 500 participants on Saturday, January 13, 2024. Longwood Board of Education members, Superintendent Dr. Lohman, central office, directors, faculty, staff, students, community members, and our local representatives gathered at Coram Elementary School to walk together to the Coram Fire Department, symbolizing diversity, peace, unity, and solidarity.

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Little Lion Week Scores Big with Varsity Football Team and Ridge Elementary Students

Ridge Elementary students recently partnered with our varsity football team for Little Lion Week, where students enjoyed question-and-answer sessions with our high school athletes through Google Meet. As a culminating activity, the players visited the students in class, where they read books and enjoyed time together.

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Longwood High School Senior Chosen for Prestigious Huntsman Program

Longwood High School senior Eva Zheberlyaeva has been accepted into the prestigious University of Pennsylvania's Huntsman Program.

Among thousands of applicants, Eva is among only 50 students accepted nationwide each year into the highly competitive International Business & Studies program based on her academic commitment, care for others, and dedication to the community.

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Longwood Schools Honored for Excellence in School Safety and Student Support

At the December 8 meeting, Suffolk County Deputy Police Commissioner Risco Mention-Lewis presented the Longwood Central School District Board of Education with a proclamation for excellence in school safety and student support initiatives, including extending resources for our community and serving as a role model for schools across the county, state, and nation.

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Ridge Hosts Differently-Abled Day

Third and fourth-grade students at Ridge Elementary School participated in a special event to increase their knowledge about disabilities and foster positive attitudes about people who are different. As part of Differently-Abled Assembly Day, students learned about visual, physical, and hearing impairments, learning disabilities, autism, and ADHD.

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Ridge Third Grader Recognized for Winning New York State Science Fair

At today's Suffolk County Legislative meeting, Ridge Elementary School fourth-grader Juliana Gianmugnai was recognized for being named the June 2023 first-place winner not only at the Brookhaven National Laboratory Elementary Science Fair but also at the New York State Science Fair for her experiment, Which One is the Best Filter Feeder: Oysters or Clams?

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 Longwood High School Celebrates Students Awarded with Academic Honors from College Board National Recognition Program

Twenty-four Longwood 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.

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Celebrating a New School Year

On Friday, September 1, the Board of Education, Superintendent of Schools Dr. Lohman, central office, administrators, faculty, and staff gathered for Superintendent's Conference Day to celebrate the start of an exciting school year, recognize milestones, and learn about the goals and vision for the year ahead. 

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Longwood Central School District Hosts Technology Showcase

Students K-12 and teachers presented and demonstrated more than 80 interactive instructional technologies, including coding, FIRST LEGO initiatives focused on alternative energy, Esports, Book Creator, the new STEAM lab, college and career-based technology pathways in networking, automotive mechanics, drones, competition-level high school robotics, and more!

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WherestheBus App

We are excited to announce that starting today, parents and guardians can utilize the new WheresTheBus application to securely track the arrival of their child's bus. This new app provides an enhanced and convenient school bus experience that delivers real-time tracking of bus locations via email and push notification alerts to assist our families in best managing their daily school bus experience.

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