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Dr. Eliana K. Levey
Principal

@DrLevey_RFMS

 
 James Henry 
Associate Principal
Philip Paniccia
Associate Principal 

 

Michelle Kwon   Curriculum Associate 6-12 for ELA, Reading and Library
Christine Gill    Curriculum Associate 6-12 for Mathematics and Business
Alison Branca   Curriculum Associate 6-12 for Science and Technology
Heather Stewart   Curriculum Associate 6-12 for Social Studies and FACS
Bradley Murphy   Curriculum Associate K-12 for Fine and Performing Arts
Ashley Rosenberg    District Administrator K-12 for World Languages and ENL

Dominic Fontana 

  District Administrator for Health, Physical Education and Athletics

 

Philip Paniccia
Dignity Act Coordinator
(631) 274-4210 


Twitter: @RobertFrostMS

Instagram: @rfms1967



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May 6 - May 10, 2019

#ThankATeacher

Join us in celebrating our AMAZING

teachers at Robert Frost Middle School!

  

STUDENT CHROMEBOOK DISTRIBUTION - GRADES 6 AND 7

Please CLICK HERE to read the letter regarding the distribution of Chromebooks.

 

 


 

 

Parent Portal through Infinite Campus is the best way to keep track of your child's grades and progress in school.  Report cards are not mailed home.  Please make sure to sign up for Parent Portal!

CLICK HERE to read information on Parent Portal and Student Parent Portal accounts

 

 


 

 IMPORTANT REMINDERS ABOUT TECHNOLOGY AND INTERNET USE FOR STUDENTS

 

Acceptable Use of School Accounts by Students

  • You have a school Google Account.  It is owned by Deer Park Public School District

  • The account is only to be used for school-related assignments and activities.

  • Searching for any other non-school related subjects is prohibited.

  • Searches are monitored

  • Any questionable search is subject to disciplinary action in accordance with the Deer Park Union Free School District Code of Conduct.  

 


 

Robert Frost recognized as a 2017-2018 Gold Star

No Place for Hate school!

 

 


 

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Don't know who to call or where to start?  

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Next PFC Mtg will be May 29th at 7 pm

 

Please join us as we honor our Students of the Month and

Project Wisdom Students of the Month from the months of March and April.

 


 


 

 

Project Wisdom is a character education program that helps students be cognizant of their choices & how those choices help or hurt those around us.

May's Theme is:

Building a Caring Community



Upcoming Events 

5/6-5/8 - NYS Math Assessment Make-Ups

5/8 - Parent Portal Closed

5/13 - Qtr 4 Progress Reports; Parent Portal Open

5/13 - PFC 8th grade Scholarship Applications mailed

5/14-5/15 - Spring Concert Dress Rehearsals in school

5/15-5/16 - Spring Concerts, 7 pm

5/21 - Districtwide School Budget Vote & BOE Trustee Elections, 7 am - 9 pm @ DPHS

5/21 - Districtwide STEAM Expo @ DPHS, 6-8:30 pm

5/22 - Grade 8 NYS Science Performance Assessment Begins

5/24-5/27 - Memorial Day Recess, SCHOOL CLOSED

5/29 - PFC Mtg. and Student of the Month presentations, 7 pm

5/31 - Grade 8 NYS Science Performance Assessment Ends

5/31 - Grade 8 PFC Scholarship Essays due

 

 

 

Twitter:  @RobertFrostMS

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Frost Holds Weeklong Celebration of Languages and Cultures

Frost Holds Weeklong Celebration of Languages and Cultures
The Cultural Diversity Committee at Robert Frost recently planned a weeklong celebration of cultural diversity to coincide with World Languages and Cultural Awareness Month, including a cultural diversity poster contest; cafeteria menus translated into Chinese, French, Malayalam, Spanish and Turkish by several of the school’s bilingual students; and daily morning announcements which included information on several cultures and languages represented in the school and the Deer Park community. These announcements – which featured languages such as Bengali, Chinese, Haitian Creole, Spanish, Turkish and Urdu – included cultural and geographical facts as well as language mini-lessons, and ended with a song representing each culture.


Frost Teacher John Heeg Chosen for WWI Research Program in Europe

Frost Teacher John Heeg Chosen for WWI Research Program in Europe

John Heeg, a social studies teacher at Robert Frost, was chosen to participate in National History Day’s Memorializing the Fallen program, sponsored by the World War I Centennial Commission and the Pritzker Military Foundation. Heeg was one of just 18 teachers accepted out of 334 who applied. This summer, he and the other participants will travel to Europe to study World War I; each will research a service member who never returned home.

Heeg has been teaching for 20 years, the last 16 in Deer Park. He also serves as an educational technology mentor for the district, mentors other teachers and coaches track. Several years ago, Heeg had participated in a teacher fellowship with the National WWI Museum and Memorial in Kansas City, which involved visiting the museum itself and producing a lesson plan, then returning home and publishing it. When the museum heard about the Memorializing the Fallen teacher professional development program, it encouraged Heeg to apply.

The 18-month study will include attending webinars and participating in online meetings. In June, the group will spend 12 days in Europe, making stops at Somme American Cemetery, St. Mihiel American Cemetery, Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery, Oise-Aisne American Cemetery, Suresnes American Cemetery, Aisne-Marne American Cemetery, and battle sites and monuments at Belleau Wood, Verdun, and Meuse Argonne. On the trip’s last day, the, teachers will attend the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Versailles at the Palace of Versailles.

“It’s great to be a part of this,” said Heeg. “I will learn a lot and bring a lot back into the classroom.”

Heeg’s mission overseas will be to research the story of a Silent Hero, an American service member who died in World War I and is still buried in Europe, conduct in-depth research on the person, prepare a profile and eulogy for them, and find ways to incorporate this into a lesson plan.  In trying to select a fallen veteran to research, Heeg focused on Marines from New York, being that Heeg himself was a Marines hospital corpsman for eight years in a prior career. He chose Sergeant Neil Evans Wheeler of Oswego, who died in combat during the Battle of Belleau Wood on June 17, 1918. Heeg is currently researching Sgt. Wheeler’s life and looking for help telling this hero’s story prior to delivering a eulogy at the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery in June. Anyone with information about Sgt. Wheeler’s can contact Heeg at heeg.j@deerparkschools.org.

Frost Students Win Second and Third at LISEF

Frost Students Win Second and Third at LISEF
Frost students Michelle Antonio and Sophia Zorakhsh recently competed in the LISEF –SSP Broadcom MASTERS Fair, sponsored by the Long Island Science and Engineering Fair, Society for Science & the Public, and Broadcom. At the LISEF event, held in March at the Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury, Antonio finished in second place for her “The Dirtiest Surface in a School” project, while Zorahksh won third for her “Dissolving Rates of Ibuprofen in Different pH” project.

“I felt proud because people work hard for what they do,” said Antonio.

Both students were recognized at the Board of Education’s April 30 business meeting.


Deer Park Earns Five SCOPE Awards

Deer Park Earns Five SCOPE Awards
Five district employees earned SCOPE Awards for Excellence this year, and were recognized at the annual SCOPE awards dinner, held on March 18. Dr. Eliana Levey, the principal of Robert Frost Middle School, won in the Administrator Service category. The other winners were DC Raymond Downey Charity/Scholarship Fund founder Rosalie Downey (Community Service), Deer Park High School special education teacher Laurie Osbern (Teacher Service) and districtwide Food Service Director Barbara Stabile (Support Staff Service).





Deer Park’s Stellar Music Program Earns Another NAMM Award

Deer Park’s Stellar Music Program Earns Another NAMM Award
The district’s music program earned recognition again as one of the NAMM Foundation’s Best Communities for Music Education. The annual designation, now in its 20th year, rewards exceptional achievement in efforts to provide music access and education to all students.

“Deer Park is very proud to be honored as one of the best communities for music education by NAMM for 2019,” said Bradley Murphy, the district’s curriculum associate for fine and performing arts.

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