Hempstead school board holds town meeting

The Hempstead board of education voted to end the district?s practice of systematically changing some students? failing grades into passing ones Thursday. Many residents in attendance at the school board town meeting were unhappy with the concerns presented to the board. Videojournalist: Chuck Fadely (July 18, 2013)

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