2024 Nassau BOCES Education Partner Award Honoree

Tiffany Wong

Tiffany Wong

Student
Elmont Memorial High School, Sewanhaka CHSD

Tiffany Wong has made a significant impact on her school community and the broader Elmont neighborhood, extending her influence beyond academics and enhancing the educational experience at Elmont Memorial High School (EMHS). As a dedicated student leader, she played a key role in the EMHS Principal Interview Committee, contributing to the selection of a new principal who aligns with the school’s goals for growth and academic excellence.

Ms. Wong’s leadership extends to various aspects of her life, including her role as Vice President of the Leading Ladies of Elmont, where she helped raise over $6,000 for student scholarships. Her commitment to empowering young women earned her the Leading Ladies of Elmont Award. In athletics, she excels as the Varsity Cheer captain and Varsity Track and Field captain, balancing her sports responsibilities with her academic achievements, which earned her the Scholar-Athlete Award.

Her involvement in Mu Alpha Theta Math Honor Society led to raising over $120 for the All Hands All Hearts Fundraiser to support victims of natural disasters. Ms. Wong is also an active member of the Rho Kappa Social Studies Honor Society, National Senior and Junior Honor Societies, and the Business, Art, and World Language Honor Societies. She consistently maintains a position on the High Honor Roll and has received the Spartan Certificate of Recognition in multiple disciplines.

Beyond her academic and extracurricular commitments, Tiffany is dedicated to giving back to her community. She actively participates in blood donation drives, contributing to saving lives and promoting health. Additionally, Tiffany cares for feral cats in her Elmont neighborhood, demonstrating her compassion for animals and her commitment to their well-being.