South Orangetown Central School District

Congratulations to fourth-grader Jake M., Cottage Lane Elementary School’s New York Jets Upstander of the Week! His teachers say that Jake’s ability to empathize with and quickly forgive others makes him a positive influence at CLE. Jake feels honored for his nomination, and hopes that he can inspire people of all ages to be kinder to one another. Congratulations, Jake, and keep up the great work!

This is the first year that Cottage Lane Elementary School has participated in the New York Jets and Stomp Out Bullying’s Upstander of the Week program, which aims to reduce and prevent bullying nationwide. Those recognized receive a t-shirt, two tickets to a Jets home game and a parking pass.

Jake M. CLE Upstander