Engaged Leadership Creates Success
Longwood Junior High School, Middle Island, N.Y.
Staff leadership at Longwood Junior High School is a major factor for the school's 2012 School to Watch honor. Staff members at Longwood are fully engaged in helping their students learn and are willing to learn and adapt themselves as needed to meet the needs of their students. Professional development is a priority for all staff to stay abreast of the latest research. The staff always stays positive, collectively working to make connections and build relationships with students.