Students and Staff Recognized as ‘Equity Champions’

June 9, 2022
Students and Staff Recognized as ‘Equity Champions’

Eastern Suffolk BOCES recently recognized three Riverhead High School students as Equity Champions at its annual Diversity, Equity and Inclusivity Conference. Recipients from across Long Island were honored for their work in leading their school communities toward more equitable systems.

The Riverhead Central School District is proud to announce the following recipients who have made significant contributions and commitments to improving best practices that reflect equity and appreciation of diversity throughout our school community:

Riverhead High School Students: Leslie Pacheco Pineda, Carter Richardson, and Kiara Chabla Sarmiento.

Recipients were addressed by Dr. Lester W. Young, Jr., Chancellor and At-Large Member of the New York State Board of Regents and received a framed certificate.