Students from the high school had the unique opportunity to represent their school’s Virtual Enterprises International program at the New York State Schools Board Association 2018 Convention and Education Expo. Held on Oct. 25 and 26 at the Times Square Sheraton Hotel.
As part of the student showcase at the expo, junior and senior members of West Hempstead High School’s VE firm, “A Helping... Read More >
Staff and students throughout the West Hempstead Union Free School District participated in several activities and lessons to honor Red Ribbon Week, which was observed from Oct. 22-26.
Cornwell Avenue School assigned each day to a specific clothing theme. Students and teachers wore red on Monday to kick off the week, then followed up on Tuesday by wearing crazy hats to symbolize “putting a lid on... Read More >
Two ninth-grade classes at West Hempstead High School have been participating in a 12-week memoir course called “Herstory” since Oct. 1, meeting every Monday.
“Herstory” is a course that embodies the motto “passing along the dare to care.” It was founded in 1996 by Erika Duncan and provides opportunities through guided memoir-writing that empower people from all walks of life... Read More >
Students at George Washington School started a new initiative this year with the school-wide broadcast known as GWToday. The focus is to celebrate new initiatives and the learning taking place at George Washington.
Spearheaded by the district’s Director of IEO/Music/Art Ryan Emmanuel-Cooke as well as STELLAR teacher Dara Parlow, the creation of the broadcast is completed in six stages. They include... Read More >