It was a night of celebration at the West Hempstead Board of Education meeting on Oct. 16 as both students and Board members were honored.
The high school chorus opened the meeting with a performance of the Star-Bangled Banner followed by the school’s alma mater to honor the Board of Education. Director of IEO/Music/Art Ryan Emmanuel-Cooke, along with students from the chorus, presented mugs with portraits... Read More >
Students and staff members at Cornwell Avenue School dressed in blue on Oct. 12 as part of a lesson in recognizing National Bullying Prevention Month.
In addition to wearing blue to spread awareness about bullying, school psychologist Elyssa Mayer and social worker Elizabeth Lindner visited different classes to have students take part in an anti-bullying activity to help reinforce acts of kindness.
Mayer... Read More >
The auditorium at West Hempstead High School was filled with music and dance on Oct. 12 as the Phyllis Rose Dance Company performed to help celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month.
World language teachers invited the dance company to perform their rendition of a Latin and Hispanic heritage celebration for students and staff during two assembly periods. Performances featured traditional and contemporary dance, music and... Read More >
Superintendent of Schools Dan Rehman, along with other district officials, welcomed members of the Superintendent’s Student Advisory Council for the first meeting of the year on Oct. 4.
Board of Education President Karen Brohm and Vice President Andrea Shinsato stopped by to speak with Rehman and Assistant Superintendent Dina Reilly and to introduce themselves to the nine students that represented the... Read More >