Save the Koalas!

Emma B.

February 25, 2020

    According to the South China Morning Post, over one billion animals have died in the Australian bushfires. 26 people have died and thousands of homes have been destroyed. More importantly for environmentalists globally...

Eco Warriors Club

Emma B.

February 11, 2020

          Wantagh Middle School has a brand-new club, the Eco Warriors! This is a student-run club, run by Riley S. and Sadie M. in 7th grade. The Eco-Warriors meet on a monthly basis in room 419. This is a club focused aro...

My First Newspaper Article!

Tyler W.

January 14, 2020

Hey there! My name Tyler W. I’ve been doing news articles for Wantagh Middle School for the last 2 years, and it’s surprising that it took me 3 months to get started this year. But anyway, this year I will be making plenty of...

The Game of Sprouts

Lorenzo H., Webmaster/Reporter

January 7, 2020

Have you ever heard of the game Tic Tac Toe? Yes, the one you used to play when you were 6 or 7, but now you always give up because both you and your opponent can’t win? Well now, many people play Tic Tac Toe with AI, and p...

First Snow!

Emma B.

December 12, 2019

Well, we finally had our first snow of the year!!! And if you’re like me, you’ve been anxiously awaiting it. I have to admit, I was a little disappointed when we didn’t see any accumulation.  According to the 2020 Framer’s Almanac, we...

The Madden Curse

Gabriel A.

November 18, 2019

Have you ever heard of the Madden curse? Well if you have or not, I’m going to inform you on every detail about it. First what you need to know is what Madden is. Madden is a video game on platforms PS4 , Xbox , and PC . T...

Library Axolotl

Brady W.

November 12, 2019

Recently, the library has gotten a class pet.  However, this is not your average hamster or turtle.  It is an Axolotl! What are Axolotls? Axolotls (Ambystoma Mexicanum) are amphibious creatures from Mexico.  They are not very...

Huge Catch

Brady W.

October 29, 2019

      When 8-year old Jayden Millauro’s fishing pole started bending, he was on his way to setting a new world record.  It was October 5th, and Jayden Millauro, his father, and crew went out fishing on a huge vessel named “The Undertaker”.  After a few hours passed, Ja...

What Can Salt do to You?

Maggie M.

October 22, 2019

Disclaimer: this can only happen if you eat an excessive amount of salt like buckets of salt a day! Can a spice as popular as salt really be bad for you?       Salt is really bad for you and if you always eat it you'll start to have...

Welcome Home Spider-Man!

Brendan O.

October 22, 2019

We all know and love the famous “Web Slinger”, Spider-Man. After all, The new movie “Spider-Man: Far From Home” sold over $1.1 billion worldwide. And then……… CANCELLED “Wait? What do you mean CANCELLED?” After the Second Spider-Man movie in...

Mastering Middle School – Tips and Tricks

Heather S.

October 16, 2019

Welcome back, students of Wantagh! Just as quickly as the 2018-2019 school year came to a close, 2019-2020 is upon us, bringing with it auburn leaves and crisper breezes. Nothing goes better together than autumn and a new school year - except for may...

Outer Banks’ Wild Horses

Emma B.

September 27, 2019

This summer, I visited the Outer Banks (If you don’t know where that is, it’s a thin, long island off the coast of North Carolina and part of Virginia). I went on a guided horse tour, where you go on a Jeep/truck type vehicle a...

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