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South Wood Middle School Building Photo99 Pell Lane
Syosset, NY 11791

Phone: (516) 364-5621

Principal: Michelle L. Burget
Assistant Principal: Elizabeth Burke

Assistant Principal: Theresa Berke
Administrative Assistant: Kevin Oswald

    


Upcoming Events

November 17
SW Musical – “Beauty and the Beast” 7:30PM
November 18
SW Musical - “Beauty and the Beast” 2:30PM
November 21
“Ball in the House” Workshop and Assembly 
November 22
PTSA Pie Pick Up – 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
November 23-24
Thanksgiving Break
December 5-6
PTSA Holiday Boutique
December 14
Winter Concert # 1, 7:30 PM
December 21
Locker Clean Out
December 25–January 1
Winter Break

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Making a Positive Impact Through Music

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Congratulations to South Woods Middle School student Sabrina Guo for her participation in the making of UNICEF’s official Universal Children’s Day video. Established by the United Nations in 1954 and recognized annually on Nov. 20, Universal Children’s Day is a day dedicated to promoting international togetherness, awareness among children worldwide and improving children’s welfare.

South Woods Principal Michelle Burget recently commended Sabrina over the school’s public-address system during ninth period. She performed the violin in the video as a member of the Joyous String Ensemble, a traveling musical group (unaffiliated with Syosset CSD) that has appeared on “America’s Got Talent” and has performed at the White House Christmas tree lighting. The ensemble has performed at other events and venues around the world, including a trip to China last summer where they helped raise funds to provide a 14-year-old boy with a lifesaving heart procedure.

“It feels really good when you can use the power of music to help people and make a positive impact on those who are in need, one small step at a time,” said Sabrina, who attended the recording of the video in New York City and called it an uplifting moment that she will treasure for the rest of her life.

Ms. Burget is pictured congratulating Sabrina. The South Woods Middle School Action, Awareness and Acceptance Club has also been developing ways to extend the message of Universal Children’s Day beyond Nov. 20, which is also the date when the U.N. General Assembly adopted the Declaration of the Rights of the Child and the Convention on the Rights of the Child.

To see Sabrina performing in the video, go to: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5m8aQuE__z0&feature=share
She appears at the 0:46, 0:56 and 1:22 marks in the video.
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