Parent Update April 6, 2020
Elementary Instructional Plan beginning April 2, 2020
Secondary Instructional Plan beginning April 2, 2020
Child Care for First Responders and Health Care Providers
March 24, 2020 - Comprehensive Remote Instruction Plan
Emergency Student Device Request (Parent Portal Parent/Guardian account required)
March 21, 2020 - COVID-19 Update from the Interim Superintendent of Schools
March 20, 2020 - Parent Remote Learning Letter
March 20, 2020 - Letter from the Interim Superintendent of Schools
March 17, 2020 - Learning Plan and Medication Update
March 16, 2020 - Letter to Community Regarding Family Meal Support
FAQ Emergency Closing Link
Smithtown Remote Learning Opportunities Week of March 16, 2020
All Smithtown CSD Coronavirus Information and Messaging
Main Office: (631) 382-2670
Health Office: (631) 382-2680
Principal - Dr. Leeds (631) 382-2670
Fax: (631) 382-2676
To kick off PARP at Tackan Elementary School, Beth and Scott Bierko
performed in a reading and literacy show, singing about stories around
the world. The pair used songs to retell myths, legends and stories from
books. The show gets students involved and excited about reading.
A basketball player from the Harlem Wizards visited Tackan Elementary School to amuse the students and teachers with amazing tricks and sky-high slam dunks. The comedy and the audience participation delivered a fun-filled show.
Tackan kindergarten, first and second grade classes centered their days activities around the number 100 to celebrate the 100th day of school on Feb. 13. The students dressed as if they were 100 years old wearing glasses, gray hair, suspenders and hair rollers. Students created hats, colored the number 100, stacked cups and counted 100 steps.
Brian Heinz, children’s book author, visited Tackan to share his
wonderful stories with third grade students about some comical incidents
that have occurred in completing his research on his wild animal
subjects. He also taught them how to write their own stories. He
writes from the heart and provides rich sensory details that allow
readers to feel as if they themselves are there.
Dr. Munk teaches dental care to Tackan kindergarten students to help
them learn healthy habits that bring a bright smile and a bright future
with simple dental hygiene.
Fourth graders at Tackan Elementary School and Mills Pond Elementary School are crashing into their Project Lead the Way lesson on energy transfers. In a hands-on experiment, the students investigated elastic and inelastic collisions to learn how energy was transferred during a collision. Using two ramps and working in groups, the students tested collisions between two cars at different heights and recorded their results during the different trials.