Denton Ave News

  • Students Shine at All-County Music Festival

    Students Shine at All-County Music Festival

    Herricks music students representing all five schools - Center Street, Denton Avenue and Searingtown Elementary Schools, Herricks Middle School and Herricks High School - proudly participated in the annual All-County Music Festival sponsored by the Nassau Music Educators Association (NMEA).

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  •  Denton Welcomes Board of Education

    Denton Welcomes Board of Education

    On Jan. 25, Denton Avenue hosted the monthly Board of Education meeting and what warm and welcoming hosts they were!

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  •  Supreme Court Field Trip

    Supreme Court Field Trip

    Our fifth graders got a lesson in law during their field trip to Nassau County Supreme Court!

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  •  Denton students watch a health and safety webinar.

    Healthy & Safety Week at Denton Avenue School

    Health and Safety week kicked off at Denton. Students were treated to a special educational virtual presentation to help raise safety awareness. Fifth graders in Mrs. Carrie’s class listened attentively.

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  • Denton students stand with Principal Tolipano and Mrs. DeSarbo at Citifield.

    Denton Students Visit Citifield

    The Denton Ducks were in attendance at Citifield. The Denton band, chorus and orchestra performed the National Anthem. What an achievement!  Congratulations to everyone! 

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  •  Rohan Murphy takes a selfie with Denton students.

    Rohan Murphy Visits Denton Avenue School

    Denton Avenue students had the opportunity to meet Rohan Mario Murphy.  Rohan is a national recognized youth motivational speaker. Rohan, who lost both of his legs, started to wrestle in his High School freshman year. He became a stand-out Penn state athlete in wrestling. He inspires students everywhere through his actions.

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  •  Denton kindergarten students sitting at a table in the classroom.

    Denton - Fall 2023

    Denton Avenue students kicked off the school year with smiles on their faces. Old friends and new ones alike seamlessly began the school year building our school community for a new school year. Kindergartners in Mrs. Munoz’s class were all smiles.

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  •  Students work together on their simple circuit projects.

    Denton - Simple Circuits with Fourth Grade

    Students in Mrs. Kayes' class created simple closed circuits while visiting the Denton Maker Space. Using aluminum foil, a button cell battery and a LED light, students learned about the two types of polarity. There are (+,cathode) and a negative (-, anode) A LED light will only light up if you have wired the polarity correctly.

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  •  Student jumping rope in gymnasium.

    Denton students participate in the 'Kids Heart Challenge'

    The 4th and 5th grade students at Denton participated in the Kids Heart Challenge during Physical Education. This is an annual event designed to promote physical fitness and activity, celebrate our health, and to support the American Heart Association.

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