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Welcome to Forest Lake School!

Forest Lake Elementary School is dedicated to these goals: the achievement of academic excellence and the lifelong love of learning,
the enhancement of self-esteem, the building of character, respect, and responsibility through the cooperation of home, school, and community.




“Engaging all students in partnership with family and community to become informed, compassionate, global citizens.”


Forest Lake Highlights

Board Grants Tenure to 14 Outstanding Educators

The Wantagh School District Board of Education has affirmed its confidence in 14 administrators and teachers, as they were awarded tenure at the May 8 meeting. . . . Read More

Spring Sparks Gardening Talk at Forest Lake

With flowers and trees blooming and temperatures on the upswing, it was the perfect time for second graders at Forest Lake Elementary School . . . Read More

Wantagh Lions Club Teaches Fourth Graders Importance of Arbor Day with Tree Saplings

The Wantagh Lions Club made their annual visit to all three elementary schools just before spring recess delivering tree saplings to each fourth grade student. . . . Read More

The Great Social Media Debate at Forest Lake

The pros and cons of social media were the topic for the final debate in Nicole Silvar’s fifth grade class at Forest Lake Elementary School in the Wantagh School District. . . . Read More