Dignity For All Students Act

  • bumble bee
    Dear Hillside Community,

    New York State recently signed into law The Dignity for All Students Act which took effect July 1, 2012. The Dignity for All Students Act "seeks to provide the State’s public elementary and secondary school students with a safe and supportive environment free from discrimination, intimidation, taunting, harassment, and bullying on school property, a school bus and/or at a school function."

    More information on the new law can be found at http://www.p12.nysed.gov/dignityact/
    Please click here if you need to report a violation of the NYS Dignity For All Students Act
    Dignity Act Coordinators by school building:
    • Hillside Elementary School - Farid Johnson, Assistant Principal johnsonf@hohschools.org 
    • Farragut Middle School - Hilda McGivney, Assistant Principal mcgivneyh@hohschools.org 
    • Hastings High School - Melissa Hardesty, Assistant Principal  hardestym@hohschools.org