Gov. Andrew Cuomo Signs Bill That Would Bring Monitors To Hempstead, Wyandanch SchoolsThe districts are the poorest on Long Island in terms of taxable property values and family incomes.
6 Months Later, Governor Expected To Sign Bills That Would Bring Monitors To Hempstead, Wyandanch SchoolsThe CBS2 documentary 37% followed the Hempstead schools for a year and that reporting helped prompt the need for oversight.
Donations Coming To Rescue Of Unfunded Wyandanch Sports ProgramStudent athletes may now have new hope thanks to $200,000 in private and community pledges pouring in from donors.
Wyandanch School District Bracing For Major Increase In Pupil Class Size Due To Drastic Cuts To StaffThe cash-strapped Wyandanch School District is in the midst of laying off scores of teachers, administrators, security guards and bus drivers.
State-Appointed Fiscal Monitor Could Be Coming To Troubled Suffolk County School DistrictA bill to bring rare oversight to a school district on Long Island is headed to the governor's desk.
Students To Face Hardships After Suffolk County School District's Budget Is Voted Down For Second TimeA financially struggling school district on Long Island was just dealt another setback as voters defeated the school budget for a second time.
Long Island School District Embraces Meatless MondaysThe initiative at the Wyandanch school district is part of an international campaign to encourage less consumption of meat for health and environmental benefits.