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Dawnwood Middle School is on 43rd Street and (Credit: Amanda Douville)

Dawnwood Middle School is on 43rd Street and shares a campus with Centereach High School. (Sept. 12, 2012)

Centereach photos

Centereach was initially known as New Village. In 1916, residents had to choose a new name because New Village was being used in an upstate county. Centereach was chosen due to the hamlet being in the middle of Long Island.

Our Savior New American School and Lutheran Church
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

Our Savior New American School and Lutheran Church offers a private Christian education for grades K-12 and is at 140 Mark Tree Rd. in Centereach. (Sept. 12, 2012)

Unity Drive Pre-K Kindergarten Center is at 11
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Unity Drive Pre-K Kindergarten Center is at 11 Unity Dr. in Centereach and serves the Middle Country Central School District. (Sept. 12, 2012)

North Coleman Road Elementary School, at 197 North
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North Coleman Road Elementary School, at 197 North Coleman Rd. in Centereach, serves grades 1-5 in the Middle Country Central School District. (Sept. 12, 2012)

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The Middle Country Public Library has been serving
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

The Middle Country Public Library has been serving Centereach residents since the 1950s. It is at 101 Eastwood Blvd. in Centereach. (Sept. 12, 2012)

Oxhead Road Elementary School, on Oxhead Road in
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

Oxhead Road Elementary School, on Oxhead Road in Centereach, serves the Middle Country Central School District. (Sept. 26, 2012)

Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church is
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church is at 33 Crown Acres Rd., right off of Middle Country Road in Centereach. (Sept. 26, 2012)

Vajiradhammapadip Temple is a Buddhist meditation center is
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

Vajiradhammapadip Temple is a Buddhist meditation center is in Centereach at 110 Rustic Rd. (Sept. 26, 2012)

Centereach High School, on 43rd Street, has been
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

Centereach High School, on 43rd Street, has been a part of the Middle Country Central School District since 1970. (Sept. 12, 2012)

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The Centereach Bible Church was founded in 1957
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The Centereach Bible Church was founded in 1957 in Selden before moving to its current location on North Coleman Road in Centereach. (Sept. 12, 2012)

Centereach Fire Department Station No. 3 is off
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Centereach Fire Department Station No. 3 is off North Howell Avenue. (Sept. 26, 2012)

Centereach Fire Department headquarters at 9 South Washington
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Centereach Fire Department headquarters at 9 South Washington Ave. (Sept. 12, 2012)

The Town of Brookhaven Centereach Pool is on
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

The Town of Brookhaven Centereach Pool is on the corner of Hawkins and Hammond roads and features a park and playground as well. (Sept. 12, 2012)

Centereach Fire Department Station No. 2, on Stony
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

Centereach Fire Department Station No. 2, on Stony Brook Road in Lake Grove, is one of three companies serving Centereach. (Sept. 12, 2012)

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Dawnwood Middle School is on 43rd Street and
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

Dawnwood Middle School is on 43rd Street and shares a campus with Centereach High School. (Sept. 12, 2012)

Levitt Ballfield is on Hawkins Road, directly across
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

Levitt Ballfield is on Hawkins Road, directly across from the Centereach Pool, and contains numerous baseball fields as well as a playground. (Sept. 12, 2012)

Holbrook Road Elementary School, at 170 Holbrook Rd.
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Holbrook Road Elementary School, at 170 Holbrook Rd. in Centereach, serves grades 1-5. (Sept. 12, 2012)

Selden Middle School is at 22 Jefferson Ave.
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

Selden Middle School is at 22 Jefferson Ave. in Centereach and serves the Middle Country Central School District. (Sept. 12, 2012)

Jericho Elementary School, on North Coleman Road in
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

Jericho Elementary School, on North Coleman Road in Centereach, is a public school in the Middle Country Central School District that serves grades 1-5. (Sept. 12, 2012)

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