At the first in a series of budget meetings, Herricks School Board Superintendent Dr. Jack Bierwirth presented the Herricks School Board and the community with its proposed budget for 2002/2003. The next budget meetings are scheduled for Feb. 28 followed by March 5, March 7 and March 14. More meetings will be scheduled if needed.
At the outset of the New Hyde Park/Garden City Park school board meeting students from Hillside Grade School Music Teacher Sharon Presenti's fifth grade class presented a program of music, dance and song. Hillside Grade School Principal, in introducing the program, called it, "The Sights and Sounds of Hillside Grade School." Principal Ames said, "I am delighted to be able to share with you today what I have the privilege of seeing everyday, the children and their creativity."