1260 Meadowbrook Rd
Merrick, NY 11566
Susan Ellinghaus

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The Meadowbrook Alternative Program (MAP) promotes Honor, Excellence, Respect, and Optimism in students who have had difficulties succeeding in traditional high school settings.

MAP students succeed through their engagement in a rigorous academic program consisting of  personalized classroom, real world, and service learning experience delivered in the context of a nurturing and challenging learning community.

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MAP Dedicates Wall of Military Service

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In recognition of Veterans Day, the Meadowbrook Alternative Program dedicated its Wall of Military Service.

Three MAP graduates are currently serving in the Armed Forces: Eric Montana, Class of 2016, Marines; Sohail Barak, Class of 2014, Army; Daniel Healey, Class of 2014, Army.  

“War Veterans from the Jewel Quinn Senior Citizen Center, which shares a campus with the program, were invited to the ribbon cutting,” said Principal Susan Ellinghaus. “They also shared their stories from World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War.”