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“Outside” – a Villanelle

“Outside” – a Villanelle

Joshua Parris, Senior Staff Writer

April 7, 2020

Senior Joshua Parris shares a villanelle poem about his social distancing experience.

The Sports World On Hold

The Sports World On Hold

Alison Goldberg, Editor-in-chief

April 2, 2020

Mr. Simone: Hi Alison. First, I hope you and your family are safe and healthy during this very difficult time. This really is unprecedented. So much attention, and justifiably so, is being devoted exclusively to the health crisis and economic impact of the coronavirus on our country, and the world. But...

My Coronavirus Update

My Coronavirus Update

Sabrina Louis, Senior Contributor

March 31, 2020

Senior Sabrina Louis shares some of her quarantine experience.

Coronavirus: What Do I Need To Know?

Coronavirus: What Do I Need To Know?

Jaysen Velasco, Staff Writer

March 23, 2020

Senior Jaysen Velasco offers some advice on dealing with coronavirus.

Caronacation

Caronacation

Demi Cascio, Co-editor in Chief

March 18, 2020

Senior Demi Cascio reflects on the recent school closing due to Covid-19.

Nineteen FPM Students Experience All That Spain and Portugal Have to Offer

Nineteen FPM Students Experience All That Spain and Portugal Have to Offer

Alison Goldberg, Co-editor in Chief

March 12, 2020

Senior Alison Goldberg recounts a very memorable school trip to Spain and Portugal.

(Softball) Season’s Greetings

(Softball) Season’s Greetings

Demi Cascio, Co-editor in Chief

March 9, 2020

Senior Demi Cascio is excited for the start of softball season!

Dancing Their Way (Almost) To The Top

Dancing Their Way (Almost) To The Top

Brianna Criscitelli, Staff Writer

March 6, 2020

Floral Park Memorial finishes second in the yearly District Sports Night event

County Finals, Here We Come

County Finals, Here We Come

March 5, 2020

Behind a suffocating defense, the Floral Park Lady Knights' basketball team cruised past Bellmore JFK, 46-25, to advance to the county finals

Another Game, Another Victory for Lady Knights

Another Game, Another Victory for Lady Knights

February 23, 2020

The Floral Park Memorial girls' basketball team kicked off the post-season with an impressive victory against surprising Valley Stream Central, 49-38

Social Studies Department Gets A New Leader

Social Studies Department Gets A New Leader

Jake Torres, Junior High Staff Writer

February 6, 2020

If you get the opportunity to talk to the new chairperson of Floral Park Memorial's Social Studies Department, Dr. Matthew Schwartz, you will be very impressed with the depth of his knowledge. Dr. Schwartz is capable of carrying on a discussion on global history, presidential politics, the New York Yankees...