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Welcome to Wantagh Elementary School!

We seek to develop a love of learning; a sense of responsibility and self-respect as well as a respect for others; an independent, confident thinker and learner; a working knowledge of all academic areas; an understanding and acceptance of human equality; communications, critical thinking and problem solving strategies; a practice of good citizenship; an awareness of a healthy body and mind and the means to achieve it; and an appreciation of the arts.


“Together we make a difference.”

ParentSquare Updates

UPDATED Virtual PTA Meeting Tonight- Tuesday, January 16

Due to the weather, the PTA meeting scheduled for tonight will be held virtually. Please see attachment for details. . . . Read More

Sweetheart Dance

Spirit Day January 11

January 11 Wear Tie Dye for Togetherness   . . . Read More

Incoming 6th Grade Parent Orientation

Dear 5th Grade Parents, Please click the below invitation to our Wantagh Middle School 6th Grade Parent Orientation which is scheduled for Monday, January 22, 2024 at 7:00 p.m. in the High School A . . . Read More

Wantagh Elementary School Highlights

Wantagh Elementary Awarded for Unique Enrichment Program

Wantagh Elementary School’s enrichment clusters, an initiative that promotes learning through personal interests, is now an award-winning program. It was recognized as a 2024 Promising Practice . . . Read More

Wantagh Elementary Fifth Graders Filled With Pride

Wantagh Elementary School’s 107 graduates took their seats under a black-and-gold balloon arch on the high school auditorium stage on June 25 for their moving-up ceremony. They beamed with pride . . . Read More

Wantagh El Music Department Ends the Year on a High Note

The band, orchestra, and chorus at Forest Lake, Mandalay, and Wantagh Elementary schools have been busy with various musical events ending the school year on a high note. . . . Read More

Fifth Graders Participate in CPR/AED Assembly Held at Wantagh El

The sounds of the 1970s band Bee Gees hit “Staying Alive”, and “Baby Shark” were playing in the minds of 5th graders at both Wantagh Elementary and Forest Lake during a CPR and AED workshop . . . Read More