Schools
14 results total, viewing 1 - 10
More than 40 fathers, uncles and grandfathers lined the entrance of the Alden Terrace School to applaud the school’s scholars as they entered the building on Sept. 17. Principal Shawnée … more
Mastery rates on the state Regents exams have increased in the Sewanhaka Central High School District since the 2017 – 18 school year, and more students are taking Advanced Placement exams, Brian Messinger, the district’s coordinator of student achievement, announced at a board meeting on Sept. 24. more
Before becoming the superintendent of the Franklin Square School District this summer, Jared Bloom had never worked in a centralized high school district. But, he said, he had had a variety of … more
Students throughout Elmont and Franklin Square who took the state English and mathematics test last spring scored higher than the state average, according to data from the New York State Education … more
When Sacred Heart Academy in Hempstead opened as the Mary Louis Academy Annex in 1949, the school had 58 students. Seventy years later, the all-girls school has a student body of more than 850. While … more
Elmont residents gathered at Elmont Road Park on Sept. 7 to celebrate the beginning of a new school year. The Back to School Block Party was sponsored by Sen. Anna Kaplan, the New Jerusalem … more
Students stepped off the bus last week excited for another school year in Franklin Square and Elmont after a long summer off. Franklin Square’s first day was on Sept. 4, and Elmont’s first day of … more
Doctors and administrators throughout Franklin Square and Elmont have been busily preparing for the 2019-20 school year, when a new state law overturning religious exemptions for vaccinations takes effect. more
James Grossane always wanted to be a teacher, but after several years in a classroom, he decided he wanted to affect change in the larger school community. He then took on a slew of administrative … more
Over the past few weeks, I have had the opportunity to meet many of our staff, students and parents. For those who I have not had the opportunity to meet, I look forward to spending time in each of … more
1 | 2 Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 6 months.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.