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Island Trees Union Free School District

Island Trees Union Free School District is a school district in central Nassau County on Long Island, approximately 31 miles east of New York City. The district includes parts of the following hamlets; Levittown, Bethpage and Seaford.

The Island Trees School District gained notoriety in the United States Supreme Court case Island Trees School District v. Pico regarding censorship of books in school libraries.

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HistoryEdit

The School District dates back to 1902. The district went to the US Supreme Court to defend banning books in Island Trees School District v. Pico.

SchoolsEdit

Elementary schools (K-4)Edit

  • J Fred Sparke
  • Michael F. Stokes

Middle schools (5-8)Edit

  • Island Trees Memorial

High school (9-12)Edit

OtherEdit

  • Early Childhood Center at the Geneva Gallow School, Bethpage
  • Island Trees Public Library, Bethpage

Notable alumniEdit

External linksEdit