Board Ushers in New Year

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The district’s Board of Education convened for its annual reorganization meeting on July 13 and commenced the night by celebrating several athletic accomplishments achieved during the 2015-16 school year.

Ward Melville High School’s boys varsity golf team was celebrated for earning back-to-back Suffolk County and Long Island Championships; the varsity girls track and field 4x400 relay team was honored for setting a new school record and qualifying for the state championship; and the boys lacrosse team was honored for winning the Suffolk County and Long Island Championship, as well as being a runner-up in the New York State Championship.

During the meeting, William F. Connors Jr., Irene Gische and Inger Germano were re-elected to serve as Board president, vice president and district clerk pro-tem, respectively. Board members Jonathan Kornreich and Angelique Ragolia were also officially sworn in and began to serve their new three-year terms of office.