Hempstead, Garden City, still worlds apart

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Every year, Long Island becomes more diverse. The minority population, more specifically the Latino population, has seen an increase of 13.2 percent from 2010 to 2015. While the…

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Signs of improvement at Hempstead High School

Monday, February 13, 2017

Last year, New York State Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia confirmed that Hempstead High School was 1 of 20 schools in New York State deemed as “persistently struggling.” The…

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Hempstead Middle School earns NYGEAR UP grant

Thursday, May 12, 2016

In February 2015, the Village of Hempstead’s Alverta B. Gray. Schultz Middle School, in partnership with Nassau Community College, received a state grant through an initiative called New…

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