Police: Hempstead Math Teacher Recovering After Being Attacked By Angry Parent At SchoolHempstead Classroom Teachers Association President Elias Mestizo said the teacher was placed in a headlock and thrown to the floor.
State Audit Finds Mismanagement At Hempstead School DistrictThe audit released Tuesday by Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli also accuses the Hempstead school board of scheduling too many "emergency" meetings at times when the public will be unlikely to attend.
Hempstead Parents Call For Surrounding School Districts To Help Alleviate OvercrowdingMany of the new students are immigrants. Some parents at a school board meeting Wednesday night called on surrounding districts to help absorb the overflow of students.
Audit: Hempstead School District Inflated Students' GradesA state audit has found that a Long Island school district routinely and improperly inflated students' grades.