Dignity for All Students

  • The Dignity for All Students Act


    New York State’s Dignity for All Students Act (Dignity Act) seeks to provide the State’s public elementary and secondary school students with a safe and supportive environment free from discrimination, intimidation, taunting, harassment, and bullying on school property, a school bus and/or at a school function.

    The Dignity Act was signed into law on September 13, 2010 and took effect on July 1, 2012.


    Building Coordinators

    James I. O'Neill High School - Charles Giardina, charles.giardina@hffmcsd.org

    Highland Falls Intermediate School -

    Grades 3-5: Trisha Hannigan-VanZetta, trisha.vanzetta@hffmcsd.org

    Grades 6-8: Caitlin Nichols, caitlin.nichols@hffmcsd.org 

    Fort Montgomery Elementary School - Joan McWilliams, joan.mcwilliams@hffmcsd.org



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