West Hempstead Weekly Update

May 20, 2022

Budget and Trustee Vote - Thank You

Thank you to those of you who came out and voted. As you may be aware, the budget did not pass. We will be holding meetings shortly to discuss the next steps as we prepare a re-vote.

The budget re-vote for the 2022-2023 school year will be on June 21, 2022. The hours for voting are 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM in the Middle School's Gymnasium.

More information regarding meetings and the budget will be added here.

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Registration for the incoming 2022-2023 Chestnut Street Kindergarten class is ongoing. Please register now!

Before registering, here is a helpful resource page that lists all the important documents and information you will need during the registration process. If you have any questions, contact the don't hesitate to get in touch with the Registration Office at 516-390-3120.

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Spring Concerts in Full Swing at Cornwell Avenue & George Washington

Spring means the sweet sounds of music and concerts from our students!

Throughout the month of May, Cornwell Ave, George Washington, West Hempstead High School, and Middle School hold their annual spring concerts for the West Hempstead school district community.

District Related Arts Show

Did you visit the District Related Arts Show? I sure hope so because our talented students were on full display! What makes this show special is that it features the work of students from kindergarten through 12th-grade. The pieces on display include a variety of 2D and 3D media, including drawings, paintings, ceramics, printmaking, digital photography, collages, and sculpture.

Upcoming Events

5/23 7:30 pm PTA Meeting CS Cafeteria

5/25 6 pm Family STEAM Night HS

5/27 Schools Open - Snow Make-Up Day

5/30 School Closed

6/1 - 6/3 and 6/6 - 6/7 Kindergarten Screening

6/1 PTA/PTSA/SEPTA Installation Dinner - Verdis - 7 pm

6/6 Senior Awards - HS Auditorium - 7 PM

6/7 Underclassman Awards - HS Auditorium - 1 PM

6/8 Athletic Awards Dinner (Girls) - Plattduetsche Restaurant - 6 PM

6/9 Athletic Awards Dinner (Boys) - Plattduetsche Restaurant - 6 PM