At the Spackenkill Union Free School District Board of Education Long Range Planning Meeting on Tuesday, June 21, the Celebration of Successes took place in the Richard D. Woolley Auditorium. Students, staff, and community members were recognized for their contributions to the district and beyond. Board vice president Dr. James Willoughby was honored for his nine years of service. United Way vice president of resource development and Spackenkill parent Rachel Johnson thanked the district for exceeding its fundraising goal of $5,000 to raise $8,250. Campaign managers Steve Malkischer, Jenelle Ferrine, Caroline Kniffen, Diane Pitcairn, and Lois Powell were honored. Staff in the 500 Club, who donated $500 or more, were Amy Matts, Heidi Mills, and Maureen Tremblay. The school with the highest participation was Hagan Elementary.
The event also honored retirees Mike Corbett, Despi Stathidis, Jeannie Nemes, Billie Smith, Bobby Baker, Kevin Keenan, and Val Powell.
As well, each school and the athletics department celebrated those students, staff, and volunteers/community leaders who went above and beyond in the past school year:
CLICK HERE for the Nassau Elementary School photo gallery.
CLICK HERE for the Hagan Elementary School photo gallery.
CLICK HERE for the Orville A. Todd Middle School photo gallery.
CLICK HERE for Spackenkill High School's photo gallery.
CLICK HERE for the Athletics photo gallery.
CLICK HERE for the full list of honorees.
The Board's Reorganizational Meeting is Friday, July 1 at 8:30 am in the District Office. The community is welcome and always encouraged to attend. For information about any BOE meeting presentations, please visit the BoardDocs section of this website, which is located under the Board of Education drop-down menu, or CLICK HERE.