Islanders Make Large Donation To Elmont Schools

Michael A. Jaime, school board president; Dr. Tameka Battle-Burkett, school board trustee; Sparky; Dr. Taryn Johnson, assistant superintendent for curriculum and instruction, and Kevin Dougherty, principal. (Photo courtesy of the Elmont School District)

The Elmont community would like to thank the New York Islanders for their generous donation of $100,000.

The scholars in the Elmont Union Free School District and Elmont and Sewanhaka High Schools will each benefit. A pair of $50,000 checks were presented to each of the high schools.

This money will help the school district provide wi-fi service to students to continue their education during COVID-19 from home. The funds will also provide support for English Language and Foreign Language Arts enrichment.

-Submitted by the Elmont School District

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