Board of Education Meeting
October 27, 2020
Public Session will begin at 8:00pm. To remotely watch the meeting live, please visit this link: https://youtu.be/8lVMmFF2ah8
You can submit comments and/or questions for the Board of Education via digital form using this link: https://forms.gle/1LUfmK3jW9QKwHWN7
Comments can be submitted until the conclusion of the Audience to Visitors portion of the meeting.
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On Oct. 19, the district was presented a $50,000 check from the New York Islanders. The check was granted to aid in helping provide students at Elmont Memorial High School and Sewanhaka High School with WiFi service to continue their education during COVID-19.
Elmont Memorial High School student Temitope Adeyemi was selected to perform in the Long Island Musical Theatre Festival this past summer. The festival provides students with the opportunity to work with Broadway guest artists, perform a fully staged musical with a professional orchestra and receive training from current industry professionals. This year, the festival offered remote programs.
New Hyde Park Memorial High School senior Olivia Wong has been accepted into the NYSSMA All-State Symphonic Orchestra.
Elmont Memorial High School tenor Shawn Springer has been selected for the NYSSMA All-State Vocal Jazz Choir. The NYSSMA All-State festival, which is taking place virtually this year in December, represents the most talented high school musicians across New York State. This is Springer’s second consecutive year being selected to NYSSMA All-State.
Elmont Memorial High School senior Aiden C. Sarjoo has been named a Commended Student in the 2021 National Merit Scholarship Program. A Letter of Commendation from the school and the National Merit Scholarship Corporation, which conducts the program, was presented to Sarjoo by Principal Kevin Dougherty.
Floral Park Memorial High School seniors Harris Agha, McAllister Boyle, Jake Goldberg, Jacqueline Kelly, Benjamin Pickman and Caitlin Shen were named Commended Students in the 2021 National Merit Scholarship Program.
Sewanhaka High School senior Rahul Maharjan recently received a Letter of Commendation from the National Merit Scholarship Program.