SERVING BETHPAGE, ISLAND TREES, OLD BETHPAGE, PLAINVIEW, SEAFORD AND PLAINEDGE
VOL. 41 NO. 34 September 12-18, 2003 FORTY CENTS
Students in Ms. Kelly's first grade class at Charles
Campagne Elementary School are happy to be back.
Central Boulevard Elementary School Principal Steve Furrey
helps students get off the bus on the first day of school.
Signore Maio served some fine Italian snacks on the first day
of Italian class at Bethpage High School
Principal Janet Schwamb greets students in Ms. lanno's
class on the first day of JFK Middle School
No it's not a talk show. Kramer Lane Elementary School
Principal Dr. Frank Cicione conducts an informative discussion
with fifth graders on the first day of classes, welcoming them
and explaining some of the rules for 2003-04.
On Wednesday, September 3,
the Bethpage School District reopened
its doors to students for the
2003-04 school year. All schools
reported smooth openings, as
Superintendent of Schools Harvey
Hilburgh and Board of Education
President Tom Frost stopped by
some of the schools to greet
students and their principals. During
the first week, many schools
conducted introduction assemblies,
so students entering buildings for
the first time receive an overview of
their new schools and know what is
expected of them for the year.
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