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IEYMS Nail Salon Club

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 14:20

Teacher evaluation is toothless

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 14:18

Campus High School Students Attend MLK Dinner

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 12:13

Campus High School Students Attend MLK Dinner

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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Alternative Campus High School students got a flavor of diverse cultures and religions when they attended an interfaith dinner and service last Friday in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

The event was hosted by the Coalition of Mutual Respect at the Temple Israel of New Rochelle, and attracted guests from across the city and Westchester County.

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Girls' Indoor Track Team Wins Freedom Games Invitational

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 12:10

Girls' Indoor Track Team Wins Freedom Games Invitational

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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The NRHS girls' indoor track team won big at the Freedom Games Invitational Jan. 7, setting records and earning first place in several of the races.

The girls won the meet at the Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex on Staten Island. 

Audrey Fox took first place in the 1500-meter race walk.  With a time of 7 minutes, 10.89 seconds, Audrey set a meet and school record.

Kiana Stallworth won the long jump with a distance of 17-7 1/2.  This was a meet record.

Olivia Morgan took first place in the triple jump with a distance of 36-8.

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Isaac E. Young Students Learn About Wildlife Rehabilitation

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 12:06

Isaac E. Young Students Learn About Wildlife Rehabilitation

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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- How much material is needed to build a release pen for squirrels? And, what's a release pen, anyway?

Regina Simoes, a math teacher at Isaac E. Young Middle School knows, and now so do her students. 

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Black Culture Club Holds Holiday Toy Drive

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 11:57

Black Culture Club Holds Holiday Toy Drive

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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- This past holiday season, more than 100 boys and girls whose parents are serving prison time received Christmas gifts from New Rochelle High School, thanks to the efforts of the Black Culture Club.

The project was the brainchild of Rachel Motley, a junior and a member of the club, who has a deep interest in criminal justice reform. Motley wanted to work on a holiday project that combined Christmas cheer and the prison population. So, when she learned about the Prison Fellowship's Angel Tree program, she knew it was the right choice.

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Art of Change Award Named After Goldberg

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 11:37

Art of Change Award Named After Goldberg

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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Steven Goldberg readily admits he's not one to get surprised. The Secondary Social Studies Department Chairman has been at New Rochelle High School for 30 years, after all. On Wednesday, while attending an assembly at the request of Principal Reggie Richardson, Goldberg got the surprise of a lifetime.

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Wallace Makes it to Wrestling Final

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 11:04

Wallace makes it to wrestling final

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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Fresh off his victory in the Murphy-Guccione Shoreline Classic, NRHS's Jordan Wallace easily reached the finals of the prestigious Eastern States Classic last weekend.

The championship was held Friday and Saturday at SUNY Sullivan.

Jordan went 5-1 over the two days in matches against highly ranked opponents.

Wallace quickly advanced to the Round of 32 where he defeated David Flynn of Monsignor Farrell High School, currently ranked second in the Catholic High School Athletic Association (CHSAA). 

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ALMS students, Sophia Pak and Emily Chin, are Doing Their Part to Help the Less Fortunate in New Rochelle

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 09:47

ALMS students, Sophia Pak and Emily Chin, are Doing Their Part to Help the Less Fortunate in New Rochelle

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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- ALMS students, Sophia Pak and Emily Chin, are doing their part to help the less fortunate in New Rochelle. The pair started a community service project called ALMS Neighborhood Food Pantry. Their classmates from 7th grade Rockwell house have been donating canned or nonperishable foods to be donated to Hope Community Pantry in New Rochelle. There is still time to donate! Students and staff are encouraged to ask Sophia or Emily for a specially designed bag and bring back a donation.

 

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Students at NRHS Created the Award in his Honor of Steven A. Goldberg for a Lifetime of Achievement

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 09:44

Students at NRHS Created the Award in his Honor of Steven A. Goldberg for a Lifetime of Achievement

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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- 30 year veteran teacher, Steven Goldberg, is pictured here with Judine Somerville, the first winner of The Steven A. Goldberg Art of Change Award. Students at NRHS, led by teacher Anthony Stirpe, created the award in his honor for a lifetime of achievement. It will be awarded annually to someone who changes the world through their art or who has an impact through their craft. Somerville was part of the original cast in the Tony Award-winning musical Hairspray.

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New Rochelle Board of Education Appoints new Principal of Henry Barnard Early Childhood Center

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 09:00

New Rochelle Board of Education Appoints new Principal of Henry Barnard Early Childhood Center

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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The City School District of New Rochelle has appointed Dr. Nicolas Cracco as the new principal of the Henry Barnard Early Childhood Center. The Board of Education approved the appointment of Dr. Cracco at its meeting last night.

Dr. Cracco was the assistant principal of the Early Childhood Discovery and Design Magnet School, P.S. 185, in New York. He previously taught mathematics at Knowledge and Power Preparatory Academy in the Bronx.

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Iona Facilities Crew Recognized by Sprague Energy for Response to Dec.16 Incident

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 06:55

Iona Facilities Crew Recognized by Sprague Energy for Response to Dec.16 Incident

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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The quick-thinking and action of the Iona College Facilities Management staff helped turn a potential significant incident into a manageable one when fuel oil was released on to the driveway behind the College’s Rice Hall on December 16, 2016. Director Richard Murray and his team were recognized Monday, January 9, by Sprague Energy’s Director of Bronx Operations Tom Carey and Delivery Integrity Program Manager Alex Montoya at a breakfast in Spellman Hall.

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Former NBA Star Stephon Marbury, Now Playing in China, Visits Salesian High School in New Rochelle

Mon, 01/30/2017 - 20:14

Stephon Marbury with Salesian Coach Steve Swarka

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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Salesian High School basketball players were surprised to find former New York Knicks and New Jersey Nets star Stephon Marbury shooting jumpers with Coach Stephen Serwaka earlier today. Marbury met with 

The New York City high school legend, known as "Starbury", was born and raised in Brooklyn. He attended Abraham Lincoln High School where he was named New York State Mr. Basketball.

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