West Hempstead MS Named a No Place for Hate School

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West Hempstead Middle School has been named a 2015-2016 No Place for Hate School by the Anti-Defamation League.
    
According to the ADL’s website, No Place for Hate is an ADL initiative designed to create inclusive school communities by promoting unity and respect and empowering schools to reduce bullying, name-calling and other expressions of bias.
    
The distinction recognizes students, teachers and administrators for their staff and student development and training in bullying, harassment and discrimination. Participating schools complete ADL-approved activities and projects to promote unity and reduce bullying through involved discussions, active learning and action planning.
    
West Hempstead was selected as a winner of this designation among schools from the five boroughs, Long Island and Northern New Jersey, as well as Westchester and Orange counties.