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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

Will CHSD Sell Jerusalem Avenue School?

DOUGLAS FINLAY Members of the Board of Education of the Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District listened to attendees challenge the board’s plan to sell the school building to Nassau BOCES, which currently leases the building for $1.3 million annually, at a

Bellmore Elementary PTA Holds Spring Auction April 26

The Bellmore Elementary PTA will hold a Reach for the Stars Spring Auction on Thursday, April 26, starting at 7 p.m. in the Ridgewood Room at Mulcahy’s Pub, 323 Railroad Avenue, Wantagh. The Auction includes raffle baskets and a raffle tease
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Shaving Heads for Childhood Cancer Research

Mepham and Calhoun High Schools hosted their annual Chop Your Lock’s for Charity event to benefit the St. Baldrick’s Foundation on March 21 and 22, respectively, raising a combined total of $74,000 for childhood cancer research. Central High School Superintendent John