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Wyandanch Board of Education honors district students, staff and board trustees

During the Wyandanch Union Free School District’s Sept. 21 Board of Education meeting, Superintendent of Schools Dr. Gina Talbert recognized Board of Education Vice President Nancy Holliday and Board Trustee Latesha Walker for receiving the Board Excellence Award from the New York State School Board Association. The Board of Education and Dr. Talbert also honored three retirees for their years of service and commitment to the district and recognized the district’s varsity track team for their impressive athletic achievements during the spring 2022 season.

Board Vice President Nancy Holliday and Board Trustee Latesha Walker were presented with certificates for the time they have dedicated to expanding their knowledge of school board practices and governance.

Director of Facilities Mr. Montgomery Granger, Assistant to the Superintendent for Human Resources Mr. Kester Hodge and Ms. Regina Pierce, fourth grade teacher, were recognized for their years of service to the district, scholars, community and public education and were presented with commemorative plaques.

“Retirement is one of the major life milestones marking the end of one chapter and the start of another,” said Dr. Talbert. “We want to thank the retirees of the WUFSD for their many years of service to our district, scholars and our community at large. We are proud of you for reaching this amazing achievement! Congratulations, you will be missed.”

Dr. Gina Talbert presented the varsity boys track team with certificates in recognition of their outstanding athletic achievements during the 2022 spring season and for placing second out of 18 teams at the Suffolk County Team Championships.

 Wyandanch Staff Honorees

 Wyandanch Staff Honorees

 Wyandanch Student Honorees