Mineola Immigrant Teacher in Running for National Award

Monday, March 26, 2018

In Mineola High School during the 2015-2016 academic year, the success rate in the algebra class  English as a second language (ESL) students was a scant 6 percent….

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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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