H. Frank Carey High School student-musician Vincent Taverense was selected for the 2021 All-Eastern Honor Symphonic Band.
Sewanhaka High School seventh and eighth graders virtually met with author Nicole Melleby on Feb. 12. Melleby has written the young adult novels “Hurricane Season” and “In the Role of Brie Hutchens.”
New Hyde Park Memorial High School senior Jada Seto has been named a semifinalist by the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation.
Sewanhaka High School has been honoring Cardiovascular Awareness Month. On Feb. 9, the STAC (Students and Teachers Against Cancer) Club gathered together for a virtual photo, wearing red, to support heart health. Additionally, on Feb. 11, teachers and students throughout the building wore red to bring awareness to heart health.
New Hyde Park Memorial High School senior Khushi Shah has advanced to finalist standing in the National Merit Scholarship program. Shah was presented with a Certificate of Merit and will be considered for National Merit Scholarships to be offered in the spring.
Student-musicians from Elmont Memorial High School and Sewanhaka High School participated in a Performance Readiness Virtual Workshop, hosted by the Nassau Educators Music Association, on Feb. 6.
Model United Nations Club members from both Floral Park Memorial High School and H. Frank Carey High School participated in an immersive and educational virtual conference on Jan. 18.
Sewanhaka High School’s Totem Yearbook for the Class of 2020 was awarded a second-place designation from the Scholastic Press Association.
New Hyde Park Memorial High School’s student newspaper, The Chariot, has earned Gold medal recognition from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association, earning 966 points out of a possible 1,000.
Elmont Memorial High School student Jason Richardson has been identified as a leader in the community by Team Up for Unity. Through this recognition, Jason is being asked to help moderate a 45-minute virtual discussion with experts in the field of racism and bias in our society.