Home » Archives by category » Sports & Schools (Page 2)

Getting It Done in Albany

No Comment

South Huntington’s Board of Education Vice President Nicholas Ciappetta spent the day in Albany March 7, 2017 talking with lawmakers about issues that concern the South Huntington School community. Our board vice president and lifelong South Huntington resident provided detailed explanations of the programs that make South Huntington shine. Together, the lawmakers and Mr. Ciappetta discussed […]

Continue reading …

Three Elwood-John H. Glenn High School wrestlers recently earned top spots in the New York State Wrestling Tournament. Senior Damien Caffrey placed fourth at 220 lbs. in the competition, while junior Joe Franzese placed fourth at 182 lbs. Senior Zach Ancewicz placed second at 170 lbs.
              Only the top 16 high school wrestlers in the […]

Continue reading …

Four AP Art students from Elwood-John H. Glenn High School proudly showed off their artwork at the Go APE AP Student Art Exhibit on Feb. 12 in the Art League of Long Island’s Jeanie Tengelsen Gallery. Juniors Payton Alibrandi, Alexandra Sachelari, Ruth Yi and senior Rachel Zimmerman’s work was selected for the exhibit by their […]

Continue reading …

We are incredibly proud of Walt Whitman students Charles Ruotolo, Julio Taku, Scott McEntee, Brian Trifon, and Michael Seitz who have been selected for the Boys State program. This has been a program of The American Legion since 1935, which recognizes emerging young leaders throughout the nation. These talented young men will serve as the […]

Continue reading …

 
The Northport-East Northport Fine and Performing Arts Department is pleased to announce that Northport High School Choral Directors Ellen McCarthy and Nicholas Hart were inducted into the Four Chaplains Legion of Honor on Feb. 5, 2017 at the Northport Veterans Affairs Medical Center in the Little White Chapel. Both were selected based on their efforts […]

Continue reading …

Harborfields High School senior Greta Browne was recently selected as a 2017 U.S. Presidential Scholar Candidate based on her perfect ACT score.
The U.S. Presidential Scholars Program recognizes graduating high school seniors throughout the country that demonstrate exceptional academic achievements, leadership qualities, strong character and involvement in community and school activities.
Browne is among more than 4,000 […]

Continue reading …

 
              Elwood-John H. Glenn High School seniors David Hermanns, Derek Lee, Kris Kwan and Tony Maraciullo recently took part in the Charles Duggan Long Island Science and Engineering Fair (LISEF) at Crest Hollow Country Club.
              The competition allowed students to present their advanced high school projects to professionals in their subject areas from local universities, […]

Continue reading …

 
The Huntington Young Republicans launched their Student of the Month Program on February 25, 2017. In the age of technology, social media, and the internet boom there has undoubtedly been a decline in civic engagement. Many have no interest in getting involved in civic associations or contacting their elected officials. The Huntington Young Republicans are taking matters into their […]

Continue reading …

Elwood Brothers Advance to Finals

No Comment

 
              Elwood-John H. Glenn High School seniors David and Michael Hermanns have recently been named finalists in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program. The brothers are among a select 15,000 students who have advanced in the academic competition, with the hopes of obtaining one of the 7,500 National Merit Scholarships being offered this spring.
              To […]

Continue reading …

 
              Three Northport High School seniors were recently named finalists in the 62nd annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Gabriella Bica, Zachary Melchione and Sophie Testa are among 15,000 students that have advanced from semifinalist to finalist.
              The National Merit Scholarship Program is an academic competition that recognizes those who score highly on the Preliminary SAT/National […]

Continue reading …