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‘Today is your day Class of 2022’
Commencement celebration sends class on its way

The rain held off for the Class of 2022 who celebrated their commencement on June 22, 2022, on the Michael Arciolo Field at Alexander Hamilton High School. Earlier in the day some light showers threatened, but students were determined that come what may, they would graduate on this day, an attitude that has carried them through their entire high school experience, as noted by their principal.

‘Day of transition’ for Grady sixth graders who have “moved on up”
A party like atmosphere prevailed in the Alice E. Grady Elementary School gymnasium as friends and family filed in carrying balloons and flowers. They were there to celebrate a milestone in their child’s life. Their sixth graders were now done with the elementary school years and were moving on up to middle school.

‘Peace out first grade!’ here comes Grady
Dixson students are ready for what comes next

They arrived at the Carl L. Dixson Primary School as scared, curious little people and are now seasoned scholars with impressive skills — they can read, do math, and understand the rigors of education. They are the Dixson Class of 2022!

Superintendent readies for next chapter after tenure in the EUFSD

Every morning, rain or shine, Superintendent of Schools Marc Baiocco is outside during drop-off as the school day begins. In a few weeks’ time, those morning greetings will come to an end as Dr. Baiocco will give one last high five before he leaves the district. He has accepted the position of superintendent in the Clarkstown Central School District after 13 years in Elmsford.

All dressed up for prom
On June 9, 2022, seniors put on their finest and enjoyed prom!

Dixson Build a Reading Buddy brings out the fun!
On June 9, 2022, Dixson families gathered for Build a Reading Buddy! Students were able to stuff a plush friend to their desired "stuffiness," have it filled with magic, don a special t-shirt and take their new pal home along with some books!

EUFSD offered ‘comfortable’ place for seniors to launch
Class of 2022 Valedictorian and Salutatorian appreciate their school
When asked for a word they felt would describe their school, both the Alexander Hamilton High School Valedictorian and Salutatorian for the Class of 2022 had one word come to mind: comfortable. Now they are ready for the next chapter.

Donuts for Dad offers sweet treats and thanks
They were lined up out the door on the morning of Friday, June 17—dads and their children. Today was not a regular day of school, but a special annual celebration at Dixson Primary School — Donuts for Dads!

Special campaign at Grady teaches students how to spread kindness 
Recently headlines regarding gun violence have been horrific, causing a teacher at Alice E. Grady Elementary School to help her students make the world better and happier by uplifting one another and starting a Kindness Campaign.

Let’s hear it for the ladies: AHHS Celebrates women
Walking through the hallways at Alexander Hamilton High School on Friday, May 13, there was a buzz in the air. Actually, there was literal music in the air. The musical interludes that took place throughout the day were all part of the school’s effort to honor women.

Special guest meteorologist John Elliott talks weather and more
Meteorologist John Elliott of CBS 2 blew on in from the studio giving students a special presentation about weather and a fun treat — having them go live on air for a June 14 noon broadcast. Mr. Elliott visited the Elmsford Union Free School District, first at the Alice E. Grady Elementary School and then the Carl L. Dixson Primary School, as part of his station’s special First Alert Weather 101 promotion.