Students Honored with Building Bridges Awards

Students Honored with Building Bridges Awards photo
Students from High School East and High School West were selected to receive the Students Building Bridges Award. They were honored for their efforts in building bridges across communities and creating a more civil society at Suffolk County’s Yom Hashoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day) program at Suffolk County Community College. Each student was recognized with a citation from an elected official and a certificate from the Jewish Community Relations Council of Long Island. Pictured (from left): Director of social studies Bryan Frank, High School East students Jhanvi Ravishankar, Kelsey Greco and Julie Anderson, New York State Assemblyman Michael Fitzpatrick, High School West students Victoria Holtje, Sydney Rose and Alan Ajit with High School West social studies teacher Christina Cone.