The Winter Recital of the Tri-M Music Honor Society delivered an ambitious program of timeless classics to a standing-room-only audience in the Hicksville High School Kristoff Theatre. The 37 members of the troupe played and sang their way through 15 musical selections in a program lasting just under two hours. The score ranged from classical compositions by Bach, Haydn, Schubert, Brahms and Mendelssohn to a jazzy...
The students playing in Hicksville High School’s Winter Concert III performed an ambitious selection of music in a wide variety of styles before a large audience at the high school. The program began with the high school wind ensemble, directed by teacher Chad Wyman, presenting a rousing rendition of John Philip Sousa’s “The Fairest of the Fair” and continued with two more upbeat selections.
As part of the Hicksville High School guidance department’s mission to provide students with an interdisciplinary approach to college and career readiness, a very special visit was made by Mr. Mitchell Klipper, CEO of Barnes and Noble’s retail group. Mr. Klipper was introduced by Ms. Rafaelides, Chairperson of Guidance Services, Ms. Hannon, Guidance Counselor and by Hicksville High School senior, Marissa Schiavone
The Hicksville High School National Honor Society added 120 members to its ranks in a ceremony steeped in tradition and symbolism that was held in the school auditorium. "I hope that the pride others have in you will encourage you to achieve all that you desire to be,” said High School Principal Brijinder K. Singh in her welcome address.
Middle School student Jerry Hsiao endured sixteen rounds of intense competition to earn the title of Scripps National Spelling Bee School Champion during the final qualifying event. Jerry correctly sequenced the spelling of ‘telepathic’ to secure the victory and is advancing to the regional final at Hofstra on March 18. Schoolmate Neelay Bose placed second and will serve as an alternate for the regional competition.
For the first time since 1979, the Hicksville High School boys varsity soccer team has secured the Conference AA, Nassau County Championship, the Long Island Championship, and the New York State Championship titles (Click for More)
Hicksville High School senior Yinwei (Charlie) Zhang has been named a Finalist in the 57th National Merit Scholarship Program and will compete in the spring for one of the National Merit Scholarships, which altogether total $34 million.
Hicksville High School Student Government President Andrew Stockstad recognized Board of Education President Anthony Edelman for his service to the community’s students during a public meeting in October.(Click for More)