Students and staff kick off a new school year


Students, teachers and other staff members completed the first day of school at the East Meadow School District on Sept. 5.

District and building administrators greeted students and their parents in the morning and congratulated them in the afternoon for a successful first day.

Superintendent Dr. Kenneth Card Jr. also welcomed students at East Meadow High School in the morning and helped to dismiss students at Meadowbrook Elementary School in the afternoon.

The district wished an exciting school year to all students, teachers and staff members and encouraged them to exemplify the motto “Great Happens Here!”

—Brian Stieglitz