The District is excited to welcomed Vronski Mesidor as the Director of Humanities and Gina Callesano as the Assistant Director of Pupil Personnel Services for the 2019-20 school year.
Mr. Mesidor spent the past two years as the assistant principal at the New Visions Charter High School where he was also the Instructional Supervisor for the humanities department. Previously, he was an assistant principal at the... Read More >
The West Hempstead High School summer program hosted a third annual workshop to emphasize team building and leadership skills based on the Project Adventure program.
Project Adventure is an international nonprofit education organization based in Massachusetts with the mission of providing leadership in the expansion of adventure-based experiential programming.
Organized by summer program coordinator and... Read More >
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 >