November BOE meeting features recognitions and presentations
At the Island Park Public Schools’ Nov. 28 board of education Meeting, nine Students of the Month were recognized. Francis X. Hegarty Elementary School Principal Jacob Russum and Lincoln Orens Middle School Principal Vincent Randazzo announced honorees that represented each grade level and shared words of praise from the students’ teachers.
Students of the Month winners represented each grade at Francis X. Hegarty Elementary School and Lincoln Orens Middle School. Leah Schade (kindergarten), Emerson Earley (grade 1), Valentina Boncina (grade 2), Caelin Feehan (grade 3), Brianna Dennis (grade 4), Anthony Berzosa (grade 5), Maryann Guzman (grade 6), Katherine Almeida (grade 7) and Christina Killen (grade 8) received certificates, medals and applause for going the extra mile and serving as positive leaders and role models.
Next, the district shared a video about the bond proposal that will be presented to the community in a Jan. 24 vote. Superintendent of Schools Dr. Rosmarie Bovino introduced professionals from BBS Architecture, who discussed the project and presented a slideshow. More information about the bond referendum is available on the district’s website, www.ips.k12.ny.us, as well as its Facebook page, “Island Park Public Schools.”
Also at this meeting, School Business Official Marie Donnelly provided information to the board about the Cold War Veterans Tax Reduction, which will be further discussed at a future meeting.