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Welcome Back Dalers!

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Farmingdale, NY (September 2, 2021) —The Farmingdale school district opened for the start of the 2021-2022 school year on September 2. Administrators, teachers, and staff welcomed 5,500 students at Farmingdale high school, Weldon E. Howitt middle school, Albany Avenue, Northside, Saltzman East Memorial, and Woodward Parkway elementary schools.

“The start of a new school year fills us with hope,” said Superintendent Paul Defendini. “We are committed to working together to provide the best environment for our students.”

For more information about the Farmingdale Union Free School District, please visit the district’s website at and like our Facebook page: @FarmingdaleSchoolDistrict.

Pictures from the first day of school can be viewed HERE

By The Numbers


Students Enrolled


Honor Roll Students


Student Athletes


Student Artists


AP Courses Available


Students in After-School Activities