It was a packed house on Thursday night Feb. 2 as the National Honor Society hosted a "pre-show" dinner prior to the production of “Chicago Teen Edition.” Seniors arrived to the Jr./Sr. High School cafeteria welcomed by trays filled with pastas, salads, rolls and student waiters and waitresses delivering all requests, sprinkling Parmesan cheese, pouring lemonade and coffee, and making sure everyone’s needs were met.
An Undefeated Team Win - Amazing! On Feb. 4, at Long Island's Debate Eliminations tournament, held at Sayville H.S., sophomores Charly Coden and Stephen Schmidt won 1st place in Public Forum Debate, winning 4-0, the only undefeated team in their division, qualifying them for the New York State Championships in Speech and Debate, which will be held April 29-30.
The anticipation for the opening of the new fitness center has been exciting to say the least! Doors opened for the official ribbon cutting the evening of January 31 to showcase the completion of the state-of-the-art Fitness Center at the Jr./Sr. High School. The jaw-dropping reactions at the wonder and creation of this new space was beyond imagination.
Once again Director Melissa McLees brought the high school musical to life with the teen edition of “Chicago” hitting the stage the weekend of Feb. 3-5. The story was originally set in the roaring twenties with the characters Roxie & Velma making headlines on Broadway back in 1975, directed and choreographed by Bob Fosse.
Students in 10th grade Regents English classes collaborated to create raps and poems as a culminating project for their nonfiction book clubs. An interesting twist on some top choices shared! Some of the books included: Miracle in the Andes, The Outliers, Adrift, and The Nazi Officer's Wife.
7:45 AM - 1:30 PM Blood Drive Jr/Sr High 7:45 AM – 1:30 PM (New Gym)
9:15 AM LHSPTG Meeting 9:15 AM
9:40 AM SEPTO Meeting 9:45 AM
9:30 AM CAC Meeting 9:30 AM (HS)
8:00 PM Board of Education Meeting 8 PM
8:00 AM PRESIDENTS’ DAY (NO SCHOOL)