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JFK’s 50th Anniversary Celebration – and Renunion – Continues

Kennedy High School’s 50th year celebrations continue as the JFK High School Alumni Association will hold a 50th Anniversary Celebration and Multi-Year Reunion on Saturday, September 9, from 4-11 p.m. at Tropix on the Mile, 395 Woodcleft Avenue in Freeport. A

Jerusalem Avenue School to be Sold For $12 mil. – Residents to Vote on December 5

In a letter written by Central High School District Superintendent John DeTommaso, he explains the district’s plan to sell Jerusalem Avenue School to Nassau BOCES for $12 million, and the reasons for doing so. The Board of Education has unanimously agreed
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Merrick Kiwanis Recognizes Local Student Achievements

The Kiwanis Club of Merrick honored one graduating senior from each of the Bellmore-Merrick CHSD schools at the Club’s 50th annual Student Recognition Night recently. Each of the students, selected by their respective principal, was chosen on the basis of academic

JFK High School To Induct New Hall of Famers at 50th Anniversary Gala

By Eileen Connelly The 2016-2017 school year marks the 50th Anniversary of the opening of John F. Kennedy High School. On Saturday, May 6, Kennedy Principal Lorraine Poppe will have the pleasure of inducting 13 alumni into the school’s “Hall of
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Chatterton Students Give Back to Those Who Sacrifice

Wrapped in the spirit of selflessness, students of Chatterton School in Merrick showed their patriotic pride as they presented U.S. Navy Veteran Petty Officer Second Class Tim Birckhead with a donation of more than $1000 to help him build a new

District Seeks Input Regarding Sale of Jerusalem Avenue School

Dear Members of the Bellmore-Merrick Community, On April 5 the Board of Education hosted a community forum concerning the potential sale of the Jerusalem Avenue School to Nassau BOCES. The Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District has owned the Jerusalem Avenue property