Lifeguard Training Program Begins
The DOE, Region 5, Lifeguard Development Program started Sunday, November 5. Janet Fash, an educator and a Chief Lifeguard in the Rockaway's, is the instructor at Far Rockaway High School. Mark Casey and Alex Navarrete, both educators and lifeguards, are working the program at John Adams High School. Hank Iori, one of the program's organizers, said several enthusiastic participants have enrolled and that there is room for more. Individuals interested in signing up should contact e-mail Iori immediately at HIori@schools.nyc.gov , include your first and last name, date of birth, grade and school, home and cell phone numbers, home address and site preference. Photo: Janet Fash (left), the instructor at Far Rockaway High School, with trainee Shavon Kelly.