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New Hyde Park-Garden City Park Union Free School District Departments | Curriculum and Instruction

Curriculum and Instruction



Mr. James Svendsen
Director of Curriculum and Instruction
(516) 434-2323

The Department of Curriculum and Instruction supports the academic needs for the district.  Please utilize the many informative links to the left and below to find out more about our programs and initiatives. 

Secretaries to the Director
Sandie Castiglia


The 2021-22 Consolidation Application for ESSA-Funded Programs
The 2021-22 ESSA Consolidated Application is now available for review.  Please contact Sandie Castiglia at 516-434-2323 to request a meeting with Jim Svendsen, Director of Curriculum and Instruction, if you would like to review any of the NYSED Grant Applications.