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Player of the Year: Mitch Calandra

Player of the Year: Mitch Calandra

June 24, 2015


Filed under HUMANS OF FLORAL PARK, LATEST STORIES, Sports Showcase, STUDENT ACHIEVEMENTS

Five years ago, Mitch Calandra was an impressive eighth grader on the varsity baseball team.  On Saturday, June 27, he will graduate from Floral Park Memorial as one of the most distinguished male athletes in the history of the school. Being named as the co-winner of this year's Don Lang Diamond...

Ms. Hayden Wins Favorite Teacher

Ms. Hayden Wins Favorite Teacher

Erin Lauria, President of the Class of 2015

June 21, 2015


Filed under HUMANS OF FLORAL PARK, LATEST STORIES, NEWS, STUDENT ACHIEVEMENTS

I have had the pleasure of getting to know Ms. Hayden on a more personal level over the years and I can easily say I have never met a teacher who is more passionate about her students’ success. No matter what I need help with, Ms. Hayden is always there to give me some guidance. Her positive attitude...

Mrs. Faggioni: A Teacher For Some But A Model For All

Mrs. Faggioni: A Teacher For Some But A Model For All

Mahesh Tiwari, Staff Writer

March 11, 2015


Filed under FEATURES, HUMANS OF FLORAL PARK, LATEST STORIES, NEWS

With her aptitude for teaching and passion for service, Mrs. Carolyn Faggioni embodies qualities every educator should possess. A force of positivity, she leaves an indelible impact on students, fellow teachers, and the Floral Park community. She is Floral Park Memorial’s 2014-2015 Teacher Of The Year. Tuesday...

Welcome Back Mr. Kenny

Welcome Back Mr. Kenny

Erica Coleman, Staff Writer

October 15, 2014


Filed under FEATURES, HUMANS OF FLORAL PARK, LATEST STORIES

In his first year as Floral Park Memorial’s assistant principal, Mr. Kenny may appear to be a new face to the students, but he certainly is not new to the district, or even our school. Mr. Kenny worked at Floral Park Memorial as a guidance counselor from 1997 until 2000. He then served as the Chairperson...

A Friend of Mind for Mrs. Paulinski

A Friend of Mind for Mrs. Paulinski

Anne Mendis, Class of 2014

June 13, 2014


Filed under FEATURES, HUMANS OF FLORAL PARK, Uncategorized

"She is a friend of mind. She gather me, man. The pieces I am, she gather them and give them back to me in all the right order. It's good; you know when you got a woman who is a friend of your mind." -Toni Morrison This quote by Toni Morrison truly examples the extraordinary character Mrs. Paulinski...