The Board of Education welcomed a new trustee during the annual reorganization meeting on July 2 with District Clerk Kathryn Girolamo administering the oaths of office.
Gavi Hoffman was sworn in for a three year term as the newest trustee while Karen Brohm and Patricia Greaves took oaths for new terms. Mrs. Brohm was also elected president for the seventh straight year and Andrea Shinsato was voted as vice... Read More >
The district was proud to announce a 97% graduation rate at West Hempstead High School for the Class of 2019. This represents an increase of five percent from last year.
“We are so proud of the Class of 2019 for raising the bar of excellence and expectations for future West Hempstead students,” said Principal James DeTommaso.
Many factors contributed to this accomplishment, including support from... Read More >
The district community gathered at the Tilles Center for the Performing Arts on the campus of LIU Post to celebrate the 65th annual West Hempstead High School commencement on June 30.
Assistant Principal Adam Hopkins served as the master of ceremonies and opened the festivities by introducing the evening’s speakers after the seniors paraded down the aisles and onto the stage. The co-presidents of the senior... Read More >
The district celebrated a successful school year following the districtwide restructuring, as the Chestnut Street School, Cornwell Avenue Primary School, George Washington Intermediate School and the middle school recently celebrated moving up ceremonies.
District administrators and staff honored students as they took the next step in their educational path in the district. The principals shared their gratitude... Read More >