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  • Students Honor Vets on Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day OHS Castleton students help fold flag for veteran

    Students from OHS Castleton and School #6 convened at Schoolhouse Green on December 7 to honor local veterans Fred Morse and Robert Schatz. It was the second in a series of four flag ceremonies that students will hold during the 2017-18 school year to recognize veterans. Mr. Morse, who attended November’s ceremony where a flag was raised in his honor, […]

  • Senator Kaminsky Visits School #5 senator kaminsky at school 5

    If School #5 students have it their way, fewer plastic bags will end up in landfills and oceans where they pose dangers to marine life. Students shared ideas with Senator Todd Kaminsky, who visited their school after receiving a letter they had written expressing their concerns. Senator Kaminsky was impressed with students’ knowledge about the three branches of United States […]

  • More Kudos for Football Team, Coaches Football team at annual dinner

    The Nassau Football Coaches Association heaped Oceanside High School’s football team and coaches with awards at its annual dinner last night. Rob Blount was named Conference 1 Coach of the Year and Bruce Gehrke Awarded Nassau County Co-Coach of the Year. Tommy Heuer was named the recipient of the Thorp Award, which is given to Nassau’s Most Outstanding Player. He […]

  • And We Have A Winner! OSD Go…Read, The Sequel OSD Go...Read Banner

    The OSD Go…Read  Sequel Challenge Ended on November 20 and last week, we revealed the sources of the text on all of our contest banners (see below). Now, we are announcing our winners! John and daughter Annie from School #3 Stacy and son JT, also from School #3. “That’s great! Very exciting to be one of the winners.” John, Cindy and […]

  • Join Us As We Honor Our Veterans students holding flag

    On December 7, OHS Castleton students will hold the second Veterans Flag Ceremony for this 2017-18 school year. A total of four ceremonies are planned. The ceremony will take place on Schoolhouse Green at 9:30 am. We encourage the public to attend.  

  • School #8 is Rocking Kindness children's hands holding painted rocks

    Inspired by a YouTube video, School #8 has taken on the Kindness Project to pass along kindness by painting and sharing beautiful rocks. Students plan to deliver their rocks to various locations around town so that others can leave a rock to share kindness or take one when they need a boost. Locations that will have rocks include The Oceanside […]

  • Coach’s Corner: Student Broadcast and Podcast coaches corner image with football

    Journalism and video students collaborated on an episode of Coach’s Corner, a podcast that has been a regular feature on OHS’ digital news site, Sider Press. For this joint effort between the Sailor Station and Sider Press, the broadcast/video students created a set and logo and set up all the lights, cameras, and sound while journalism students manned the cameras. A […]

  • Uncovering Little Kids’ Big Ideas at School #3 discussing frog and toad banner

    What is bravery? Is it the same as being fearless? How do you look when you are brave? Are people who are brave like that all the time? These and other questions were the topic of discussion when Oceanside High School’s 10th grade Integrated Program students visited School #3 earlier this week to talk about Frog, Toad and the nature […]

  • Cory Nichols of OHS State Nominee for Presidential Scholar Award cory nichols with school officials banner

    New York State Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia announced that Cory Nichols, an Oceanside High School senior, has been selected as the New York State nominee in the Presidential Scholars program. Cory was nominated by Senator Todd Kaminsky. “I could not have been prouder to nominate Oceanside High School’s Cory Nichols and I am even more thrilled that Commissioner Elia has […]

  • OHS Student Published in Teen Ink banner for student article nicole stoupas

    Congratulations to Nicole Stoupas who has been published in Teen Ink, a national teen magazine, book series, and website devoted entirely to teenage writing, art, photos, and forums. Teen Ink has been publishing for more than 25 years. It includes articles, poetry, fiction and reviews as well as photography and art. Nicole is pictured with her English Language Arts teacher, […]