Deer Park School District eyes selling building used for before and after school care

The board says selling the building for senior housing could generate $6.5 million.

The board says selling the building for senior housing could generate $6.5 million.

The board says selling the building for senior housing could generate $6.5 million. (3/12/14)

DEER PARK - The Deer Park schools announced that they are eyeing a plan to sell a building that's used for their before and after school program. 

Parents packed last night's school board meeting to oppose the sale of the George Washington School building.

About 200 kids now attend the after-school program and day care center at the former school.

The board says selling the building for senior housing could generate $6.5 million.

The final decision is up to voters in a special referendum. 

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Top 5 Must See

Police have charged a Bronx man with murder 1 3rd man charged in Hempstead bar stabbing
A 33-year-old driver ran up a curb and 2 Driver critical after LIE service road crash in Roslyn Heights
3 On the Spot: Presidents Day
A draft of President Donald Trump's revised immigration 4 AP source: Revised travel ban targets same countries
Nearly a dozen people reportedly made their way 5 11 JFK travelers reportedly go through security unchecked

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

The district is considering selling Washington Avenue School Deer Park considers selling former school

Concerned parents packed a Deer Park School District meeting Tuesday night over a plan to

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE