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Jericho teacher, students star in 'Science Fair' doc  Newsday

Jericho High School student Kendra Zhang won a top prize last year at the world's most prestigious student science competition, the Intel International Science ...

Movie Star Teacher, Prized Pupils A Big Hit At International Science Competition  CBS New York

JERICHO, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A local teacher on Long Island has been producing science superstars for years and now their story is being told in a new ...

LI school district is named No. 1 in national ranking  Newsday

The Jericho school district is tops in the nation among public school systems in the Niche 2019 Best School Districts ranking, the first time it has achieved that ...

Jericho School District in Long Island named best in US  WABC-TV

One school district on Long Island has been named the best in the country.

Canon Solutions America Announces Launch of Words of Art, A Collection of Literary Work by Jericho High School Students  PR Newswire

MELVILLE, N.Y., Oct. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Canon Solutions America, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Canon U.S.A., Inc., today announced the launch of ...

Jericho Student Named Regeneron Finalist  Plainview, NY Patch

Jericho Student Named Regeneron Finalist - Plainview, NY - Madhav Subramanian is among 40 students nationwide who will travel to Washington, D.C. to ...

53 LI students honored as Regeneron Scholars  Newsday

Seniors from 23 high schools are named in the first round of the prestigious high school research contest, and Jericho High School ties for second place ...

6 LI high schools among U.S. News’ top 200  Newsday

Six Long Island public high schools are among the nation's top 200 in U.S. News & World Report's annual list of “Best High Schools,” released early Wednesday.

Student says school refused to act after she was sent KKK photo  News 12 Long Island

A student claims her school refused to act after she was sent a KKK message on her phone. Jordan Yearwood says she was in history class at Jericho High ...

53 LI students honored in prestigious research competition  News 12 Long Island

Fifty-three high school seniors from Long Island took home honors in the country's best-known student research competition.

Long Island Teacher Stars In New Documentary  CBS New York

Jericho High School teacher Serena McCalla is the star of a new documentary called "Science Fair." Next Video. New York Marijuana Legalization: Nassau ...

High school football participation taking a hit on LI  Newsday

Participation in scholastic football is declining at a faster rate on Long Island than in the rest of the state and the nation. The growing concern about head injuries ...

2 Jericho H.S. Students Named Finalists In Regeneron Science Competition  CBS New York

JERICHO, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Two very smart Jericho High School students have made the finalist list for the Regeneron Science and Math Competition.

Tunnel proposal faces heat in Jericho

When Oyster Bay Supervisor Joseph Saladino was a boy, his father, Joseph, was a town councilman. The supervisor told an audience of roughly 800 at Jericho ...

2 LI seniors are finalists in science contest  Newsday

Jericho High School seniors Andrew Fang and Leo Lo stood side by side Tuesday in front of a computer in the science research classroom where they have ...

Nassau County Launches Anti-Bullying Website And App  CBS New York

JERICHO, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Families and educators on Long Island may be one step closer to identifying warning signs of bullying, and students' rights if ...

New Lynbrook South Middle School principal aims to create student connections

New Lynbrook South Middle School Principal Joseph Wiener said he is enthusiastic for the new school year to start on Sept. 5 because he connects with ...

Buying a home in Jericho  Newsday

What makes Jericho an attractive option for home buyers, says Assemb. Charles Lavine (D-Glen Cove), is the “nature and extraordinary quality of the school ...

School District Tries to Lure Asian Parents  New York Times

In Jericho, N.Y., the high school's new diversity has revealed a cultural chasm over the meaning of parental involvement.

Jericho Students Named National Merit Scholarship Winners  Oyster Bay, NY Patch

Jericho Students Named National Merit Scholars - Oyster Bay, NY - Winners will receive a $2500 scholarship from the National Merit Scholar organization.

Legislators Drucker and Lafazan Celebrate Lunar New Year With Chinese Association of Jericho

The not-for-profit organization hosted the celebration at Jericho High School.

6 LI schools crack list of top 200 high school schools in US  News 12 Long Island

Six Long Island public high schools are ranked among the best in the nation.

Canon Solutions America Future Authors Project Expands To New York  Printing Impressions

Canon Solutions America's Future Authors Project has made an impact in schools in Florida and now in New York, encouraging professional careers in writing ...

Alley Oop For Autism Fundraiser In Jericho  Hicksville, NY Patch

More than 1,000 people from across Long Island are expected to participate in the 12th annual "Alley Oop For Autism" fundraiser at Jericho High School (99 ...

New developments come to LI's 'prestigious address'  Newsday

THE SCOOP. With its multimillion-dollar homes, sprawling properties and village amenities, Old Westbury has long been a prestigious address, says Ellen Zipes ...

School taxes projected to rise an average 1.73%  Newsday

School spending on Long Island is projected to rise an average 2.35 percent for the 2017-18 school year, with school taxes to increase an average 1.73 percent ...

JFK Boys Volleyball Team Wins County Championship  Bellmore, NY Patch

Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District's John F. Kennedy High School boys volleyball team captured the Nassau County Championship with a three-set ...

Which LI schools made U.S. News' top 200 list for 2017?  Newsday

Seven Long Island public high schools are ranked among the nation's top 200 in U.S. News & World Report's annual list of “Best High Schools,” ...

Hundreds meet to oppose LI Sound tunnel proposal  Newsday

Town and village officials from the Town of Oyster Bay encouraged residents on Monday night to fight back against a proposed tunnel across the Long Island ...

Schreiber Vikings Sports Schedule  Port Washington News

... • Boys/Girls Varsity Cross Country Section VIII meet at Bethpage State Park at 4:30 p.m. • Girls Varsity Soccer at North Shore High School at 4:30 p.m.

Best Long Island Schools Ranked by US News & World Report  Long Island Press

Jericho High School was ranked as the top high school on Long Island in U.S. News & World Report's 2017 rankings—a survey that also included 11 other LI ...

Warning about 'X-rated' high school scavenger hunt  Fox5NY

A senior tradition known as Road Rally at several high schools across Long Island has been dubbed a rite of passage for some but downright dangerous for ...

2 school districts boost language programs  Newsday

Two Long Island districts are strengthening the way they teach foreign languages, with the Southampton district's dual-language program recently winning a ...

Suffolk school considers expanding no homework policy  News 12 Long Island

A Suffolk County school says it's no homework policy has been so successful, that the program may be expanded.

6 LI high schools on U.S. News’ top 200 list  Newsday

Six Long Island public high schools ranked among the top 40 in the state and the top 200 nationally in U.S. News & World Report's annual list of high-performing ...

Video special: Team spotlight on Jericho (NY)  LaxLessons

Chris Rodgers, sophomore midfielder; Drew Shuman, senior attackman; Michael Blumberg, senior attackman; and Tyler Amodio, senior defenseman; Jericho ...

Oyster Bay High School assistant football coach resigns in protest

Joseph Baccarella, an Oyster Bay High School assistant football coach, said he resigned on Jan. 23 to protest the firing of Joe Knoll, the team's head coach.

Taxing situation  Long Island Business News

How LI property taxes stack up to homes in the country's top-rated school districts.

22 LI students advance to Intel international fair  Newsday

Twenty-two students are advancing to the international level after having top projects this spring at the Long Island Science & Engineering Fair.This year's fair ...

Garden City High School Named One Of Best In State

Garden City High School Named One Of Best In State - Garden City, NY - Long Island is well represented on Niche's new list of the best public high schools in ...

LI's 2007 valedictorians: Where are they now?  Newsday

Newsday caught up with some of Long Island's high school valedictorians from 2007. Here's what they've been up to, and the advice they have for today's ...

A Hackathon How-to - KWHS  Knowledge@Wharton

High school student Wesley Pergament has spent the past six months creating a hackathon and shares some of the keywords to navigating them successfully.

Long Island Students Planning Gun Protest Walkout Next Week  Long Beach, NY Patch

Long Island Students Planning Walkout Next Week - Long Beach, NY - 'Not just thoughts and prayers, but action and change,' one student organizer said.

5 LIers win app coding challenge  Newsday

Five Long Island students were winners in a competition that challenged them to code original applications.The 2017 Congressional App Challenge received ...

25 Best Long Island High Schools: U.S. News Rankings 2016

U.S. News and World Report has just released its 2016 rankings of the best public high schools in the nation and Long Island is well represented. Of the top 50 ...

34 students place 1st in 2015 Long Island History Day contest  Newsday

Thirty-four Long Island students were first-place winners in a regional contest that encourages exploration of local, state, national and international history.

46 LI students are named Regeneron Scholars  Newsday

Forty-six Long Island students in public and private schools are among 300 high school seniors nationwide named scholars Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, in the ...

Video shows student body-slamming teacher at Bellport High School  News 12 Long Island

Cellphone video shows a student body-slamming a teacher at Bellport High School.

Lafazan Resigns After Being Elected As Legislator

Lafazan Resigns After Being Elected As Legislator - Syosset, NY - The 23-year-old, who was elected to the Syosset board at 18, says he believes he should be ...

Best 100 school districts in NY; 5 in CNY make 2018 list

Niche Inc. has released its 2018 ranking of the 100 Best School Districts in New York. The web site analyzes key statistics along with reviews from students and ...

In Suburban Schools, an Alternative to AP  New York Times

JERICHO, N.Y. — In a St. John's University English class the other day, 10 students tackled George Orwell's “1984” like generations of collegians before them.

Report: 21 LI high schools among nation’s top 500  Newsday

Twenty-one Long Island high schools are among the nation's top 500 public high schools ranked by Newsweek magazine in its annual list, released Thursday.

LI school districts that serve mostly minority students fight for funding  News 12 Long Island

Some Long Island school districts that serve mostly minority students are fighting for funding, saying it's a matter of civil rights.

Dismissal woes at Central Islip school frustrate parents  News 12 Long Island

The dismissal process at Mulligan Elementary School in Central Islip has some parents frustrated during the first week back to school.

Southampton High School Ranked Best In State

SOUTHAMPTON, NY — has released its list of the best public high schools in the nation and New York for 2018 — and Southampton High School ...

Parents, staff ask district to close middle school after mold is found  News 12 Long Island

More than 100 parents, staff and community members who attended a school board meeting Tuesday night called on Connetquot School District to close its ...

Long Island Sound Tunnel Proposal Controversial: POLL  Rye, NY Patch

Long Island Sound Tunnel Proposal Controversial - Rye, NY - Do you think we need a new way to get from Long Island to Westchester and vice versa? Is a $55 ...

Long Island classrooms experience digital divide  News 12 Long Island

While some schools, such as Southside High School in Rockville Centre, have access to plenty of technology, other districts have a hard time affording it.

Where Are Long Islands Best High Schools? 2015 Rankings Revealed

Syosset, NY - A recent report compares high schools across the nation.

Lynbrook continues to teach cursive handwriting despite no state  News 12 Long Island

Some say it's a dying art, but learning how to write in cursive is alive and well in the Lynbrook School District.

More condemn 'back to school necklaces' noose photo  News 12 Long Island

The Roosevelt School District is investigating three middle school teachers who appeared in a collage that featured a picture of two nooses labeled "back to ...

State lists 4 Brentwood schools as needing improvement  News 12 Long Island

Some Long Island schools are now listed as needing improvement, including four in the Brentwood School District.

LIJSL Honors 31 Scholarship Winners

The Long Island Junior Soccer League (LIJSL) honored 31 players for their efforts on the pitch, in the classroom and in their communities and its recent ...

Parents: Asbestos being removed from school while students are in building  News 12 Long Island

Parents say they're concerned about asbestos removal at a West Hempstead elementary school that's happening while students are in the building.

50 students across LI and Syosset teen in Manhattan school named Intel semifinalists  Newsday

Fifty seniors from high schools across Long Island took semifinalist honors Wednesday in the prestigious Intel Science Talent Search competition -- one-sixth of ...

LI finalists in 2017 Siemens Competition - NMGDB  Newsday

Three Long Island students were named as national finalists on Nov. 21 in the 2017 Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology.

Dear Mark Zuckerberg: Thoughts from Gen Z on the Future of Technology - KWHS  Knowledge@Wharton

Facebook's founder recently declared a 2019 resolution to gather insights on the future of technology in society -- here, teens offer their perspectives.

Head of the class: School districts that add value  Newsday

It's not brain surgery: If you dream of raising a brain surgeon - or, like any parent, you just want the best for your kids - you'll want to live in the best school district ...

44 LI seniors named Intel semifinalists  Newsday

Forty-four seniors from Long Island high schools won semifinalist honors Wednesday in the national Intel Science Talent Search competition, with research on ...

Students to watch on Long Island: October  Newsday

They're young, gifted and full of good character.Meet 24 Long Island students nominated by school staff members for's new monthly feature, ...

44 students from Long Island named Intel semifinalists  Newsday

Forty-four high school seniors from Long Island will compete with others nationwide in the Intel Science Talent Search contest that this year features an ...

Westbury SD says it's owed $400 million in state foundation aid  News 12 Long Island

The Westbury School District says it is owed about $400 million in state foundation aid for the past 10 years.

Long Island students in 2018 science competition - NMGDB  Newsday

Long Island is home to 46 of the 300 high school students nationwide who reached the scholars level of the Regeneron Science Talent Search for 2018.

Documentary 'Science Fair' showcases humble hopefuls  Christian Science Monitor

The movie is about the run-up to the 2017 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF).

Long Island Press 2015 High School Journalism Awards Honor Outstanding High School Students  Long Island Press

The 2015 Long Island Press High School Journalism Awards Program was a resounding success yet again, culminating in its annual awards gala May 27 at ...

Long Island Press Power List Announced  Long Island Press

The Long Island Press proudly announces that it will celebrate the top most influential people in the region with the much-anticipated, 15th annual Power List ...

Way to Go kids  Newsday

A look at Long Island kids who have been featured in Newsday's Way to Go feature in LI Life.

Hempstead teacher accused of inappropriate contact with several  News 12 Long Island

A teacher in the Hempstead School District has been pulled from the classroom following claims from several students that the teacher had inappropriate contact ...

LI teens join with Holocaust survivors for Project Witness  Newsday

UJA Project Witness is a program that paired 24 teenagers from Long Island with eight Holocaust survivors. They met every other Thursday at the ...

13 LI students win awards at New York State Science Congress  Newsday

Thirteen Long Island students were among those winning honors, high honors or highest honors at the New York State Science Congress, held at Brookhaven ...

11 LI students are Siemens regional finalists  Newsday

Splitting cells. Developing low-cost dental implants. Shrinking tumors. A new type of radiation detector, with implications for national security.Those complex ...

Report: School districts across LI need substitute teachers  News 12 Long Island

District administrators are now partnering with universities to find recent graduates, and are holding job fairs and increasing pay.

State Board of Regents to consider changing graduation requirements  News 12 Long Island

While it was the first day of school for many districts across Long Island, the New York State Board of Regents is considering changes to the requirements for ...

Port Badminton Shuttles To The Semifinals  Port Washington News

As a spectator, you're on the edge of your seat, breathing heavy along with Schreiber's girl's varsity badminton team. The air is tense and electrified. You turn ...

Study: Black students more likely to be suspended at LI public schools  News 12 Long Island

A new study on Long Island school suspensions is reportedly showing a racial divide.

LI's Intel national finalists grateful for experience  Newsday

WASHINGTON — Augusta Uwamanzu-Nna of Elmont Memorial High School said it all in three words: “An honorable experience.”Uwamanzu-Nna, 17, and Long ...

Legendary Brooklyn high school chess team wins 21st city championship  New York Daily News

You come at the king, you best not miss. The legendary chess team at Brooklyn's Edward R. Murrow High School notched its 21st city chess championship ...

Smartest public high schools in the US  Business Insider

Niche ranked schools based on SAT and ACT scores and general college readiness to come up with the smartest public high schools in America.

Fierce Twitter Campaign Inspires 17-Year-Old With Extremely Rare Disorder  CBS Local

JERICHO, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A Long Island teen in a fight for his life is getting help 140 characters at a time. As CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reported Tuesday, ...

Teens win VIP couch treatment at homecoming  Newsday

The 50-yard-line is generally revered as the best seats in the house for a football game, but for some lucky students at John F. Kennedy High School in Bellmore, ...

Bus company, William Floyd School District come to agreement  News 12 Long Island

The William Floyd Board of Education is holding an emergency meeting tonight to approve an agreement with First Student bus company on the large-bus ...

School district goes from pumps to packets in condiment crackdown  News 12 Long Island

A condiment crackdown in the Eastport-South Manor Central School District is causing quite a stir among some students.

Officials: Mold found in Oakdale-Bohemia Middle School  News 12 Long Island

Pictures sent to News 12 from concerned parents show mold on ceiling tiles and folding tables.

Suffolk: Stony Brook School takes 2nd in ethics bowl  Newsday

A Jericho High School team proved to be the area's best when it comes to ethics. The four-student team -- Ken Aizawa, Anuhita Basavaraju, Jasdeep Kaur and ...

Hofstra University  Long Island Press

Hundreds of local high school students, their teachers and family members packed the Sondra and David S. Mack Student Center Theater at Hofstra University ...

Southampton students return from helping rebuild Puerto Rico  News 12 Long Island

Southampton High School students have returned home from helping rebuild structures in Puerto Rico that were destroyed by Hurricane Maria.

Cops: Girl, 8, in serious condition after hit by van  Newsday

An 8-year-old girl is in serious condition after she was struck by a van while walking across New York Avenue in Huntington just after noon on Saturday, Suffolk ...

Nassau: Jericho student wins Brain Bee  Newsday

A Jericho student has proved to be the region's best high school brain in the field of neuroscience. Preeti Kakani, a Jericho High School senior, took first place ...

The High-Stakes, Hormone-Filled Showdown Of 'Science Fair'  Science Friday

A new film about the International Science and Engineering Fair gives a look into the niche world of the grand championship of science fairs.

Parents: District's new school bus drop-off plan leaves kids to fend for themselves  News 12 Long Island

Some parents are raising concerns about the Middle Country Central School District's revised bus stops for inclement weather.

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