Alden Terrace School principal, Amy Buchanan was named 2013 Dr. Carter G. Woodson Awardee by the Elmont Online Highlighting Success, Inc. Black History Month Committee.
"What a great choice" said Al Harper upon hearing the news.
"Miss B. is the most awesome principal ever. She inspires her students to persevere. ... At Alden excellence starts at the top and permeates throughout the ranks." said an ex-Alden parent.
"The Elmont Online - Highlighting Success, Inc. Black History Month Committee is committed to excellence on all levels and Ms Buchanan's selection is example one", said Allyson Philips - Chairperson of the 2013 BHM Committee.
The Committee also congratulates Lizette Terry and Bradley and Brandon Atkins. Ms Terry recieves an Adelphi award and Mr's Atkins receives the Invest In Elmont Awards.
This year's program is scheduled for February 2, 2013 and will be hosted on the campus of Adelphi University. RSVP here. The program is FREE and open to the public.