H. Frank Carey High School announced that junior Blessing Bafunso and sophomores Lauren Ammendolea and Selin Kahyaoglu were selected to partake in the W.E.B. Du Bois Scholars Institute’s Accelerated Learning Academy at Princeton University.
On Nov. 15, 12 Elmont Memorial High School students began the Northwell Health Spark! Challenge. The program brings together educators, schools and Northwell teams to introduce students to career areas that require competencies in STEM skills.
The Sewanhaka Central High School District announced that Elmont Memorial High School has been recognized as an Apple Distinguished School for 2019-2022. The high school was honored for its work in successfully using instructional technology to enhance learning, promote creativity and ensure equity for all students.
Floral Park Memorial High School announced that Maya Goss and Hammad Izhar are the valedictorian and salutatorian, respectively, for the Class of 2020.
New Hyde Park Memorial High School students Mithul George, Kathleen Gray, Saba Gulzar, Pranav Kengeri, Allison Marzano, Victoria McGuigan, Alex O’Keefe, Adam Romanelli and Matthew Schneider were named Commended Students in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program.