Farmingdale High School
Important Flyers and Information
Friday, March 13, 2020, A Day
Students who are scheduled to take the SAT Exam on Saturday, March 14th must check with College Board to make sure your testing site is still administering the exam. You should have received an email directly from College Board of the testing sites that have canceled the exam.
Attention all parents and visitors we will practice our drills on Wednesday, March 25, 2020. While we practice our drills, visitors will not be permitted to enter the building. We thank you in advance for your patience and cooperation.
SGA is selling tee shirts, bracelets, and stickers to raise money for the St. Baldrick's Foundation. Shirts will be sold in the Commons during lunch periods March 11th through March 13th. They are $12 each and should be worn on Friday, March 20th.
To all students: The Farmingdale Cultural Arts Committee is looking for student representatives. Meetings are approximately one time per month and take place in the evening. Please see Mrs. Martinez for more details.
Registration for the Summer 2020 Drivers' Education Program begins on Monday, March 9th and ends on Friday, May 8th. Applications are available in the Student Activities Office or by "clicking here". You must be 16 years of age and have a Learner's Permit to register. The cost for the program is $488. Classes begin on Wednesday, July 1st and classes will end on Friday, August 14th. There will be no classes on Friday, July 3, 2020.
The next opportunity to purchase your graduation caps and gowns from Jostens will be in the Commons on Thursday and Friday, April 2nd and 3rd, from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. This will be the last opportunity to purchase caps and gowns without incurring a late fee. Flyers are available in the Main Office and can also be accessed from the Class of 2020 folder through the Virtual Backpack link.
Please return all of your overdue library books to the Library ASAP. Also, the Library is offering free books for all. Come by and take a look!
Academic and other Opportunities/Pathways
(January 16, 2020 Presentation)
To All Students and Families: Please reference the important notices in the Virtual Backpack link above that are crucial for you to read and understand for the 2019/2020 school year.
Look for information regarding:
- Class of 2020's Graduation Ceremony on Tuesday, June 23, 2020 and related events.
Procedures for Visiting Farmingdale High School
All visitors are welcome to enter our building through the main front doors. Visitors should be prepared to present their driver's license upon entering the building. Thank you for your cooperation.
To our Continuing Community Education Staff and Students:
Due to district wide security updates, the rear entrance by the large parking lot at the high school is no longer open in the evening. Please park in the front and pool parking lots and use those entrances. Also, it may be necessary to show ID before entering the building. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.
To our students: Please be considerate and respectful of our neighbors when parking your cars by obeying the parking signs. Please keep our community clean by disposing of litter in the many trash receptacles located inside and outside our building.
To our Parents and Visitors: Farmingdale High School will continue to be locked during school hours. No door will be left open for visitors after 7:30 a.m. All visitors to Farmingdale High School must now enter in the front of the building through the main entrance. Visitors will need to ring the doorbell and visually present an ID before a monitor will open the door. All visitors will be processed using the LobbyGuard System, sign in AND surrender a government / photo ID. Upon signing out, your ID will be returned. Thank you for your cooperation and assistance.
Please be considerate of our neighbors when parking your cars while attending the many day and evening events that occur at our school. We also ask that you be mindful of the parking signs and to please refrain from blocking any section of a driveway.
Thank you for your cooperation and for respecting the properties of our neighbors.
Coronavirus School Closing Update March 30, 2020
The Governor's office extended our shutdown through April 15th This means that all schools and school related activities will be cancelled through April 15th. This cancellation applies to students, faculty and staff. Certain members of our operation and leadership team will be contacted directly as we will need their support to effectively plan and prepare for this long term shut down.
To read transcripts from our recent robocalls click HERE