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Does The SAT Matter? A Look At The History and What The SAT Really Measures

Does The SAT Matter? A Look At The History and What The SAT Really Measures

Daniel Madtes, Staff Writer May 17, 2021

On April 13th, 2021, our school conducted the SAT (Scholastic Aptitude Test), a test that is a core part of the college admission process. The feelings my fellow peers and I experienced the days leading...

Cooking With James - Grilled Chicken Sandwich

Cooking With James – Grilled Chicken Sandwich

James Goldberg, Staff Writer May 14, 2021

Grilled Chicken Sandwich 1. Take about 4 ounces of chicken breast and season with salt, pepper, and about 1 tablespoon lemon juice. 2. Add your chicken to an air fryer for 12 minutes on 400 degrees....

FPM's Cross Country Team Celebrates Many Successes

FPM’s Cross Country Team Celebrates Many Successes

Michelle Ashbahian, Guest Contributor May 10, 2021

Despite the condensed season, the Floral Park cross country team had a phenomenal season with a number of students achieving new personal records. The season took place between March 1st and April 16th....

Is Amazon’s New Technology Ruining Our Economy?

Is Amazon’s New Technology Ruining Our Economy?

Mia Hernandez, Junior High Staff Writer May 5, 2021

Amazon is probably one of the most well-known companies in the world. Founded in 1994 by Jeff Bezos, the company started to rise tremendously ever since. With just the click of a button ordering and purchasing...

RoboPandas Rock Regionals!

RoboPandas Rock Regionals!

Vivek Mirchandani, Senior Staff Writer April 29, 2021

This past Saturday, April 24th, 2021, the district robotics team, known as the Sewanhaka RoboPandas, competed in their FIRST Tech Challenge Regional Championships. The team has run a remote season since...

The Floral Park Florettes Kept Kicking

The Floral Park Florettes Kept Kicking

Ava Sapano, Guest Contributor April 28, 2021

The Floral Park Florettes had a terrific season even though it was in moderation to accommodate for social distancing guidelines due to the current pandemic. The Florettes were able to perform their routine...

Boys Volleyball Has a Rollercoaster Season

Boys Volleyball Has a Rollercoaster Season

Nolan Cesped, Guest Contributor April 27, 2021

This year's Boys Varsity Volleyball season was very similar to a rollercoaster ride. Being told in the beginning of the year that there wasn’t going to be a Volleyball season was very disappointing...

Girls Volleyball Has Successful Season

Girls Volleyball Has Successful Season

Frances Reilly, Guest Contributor April 22, 2021

This girls volleyball season was really rewarding. The seniors were so blessed to even have a season this year not knowing what would happen with COVID still being an issue in everyday life. The girls...

The cast of the FPM Musical performs 'You've Got A Friend' from 'Beautiful: The Carole King Musical.'

FPM’s Best of Broadway

Vivek Mirchandani, Senior Staff Writer April 21, 2021

Showtime, FPM! Our musical production is pushing forward this year and boy, do we have a doozy for you! Instead of a traditional in-person musical, we’ll be putting forth a medley of feel-good numbers...

9 FPM Students Win Creative Writing Awards

9 FPM Students Win Creative Writing Awards

April 12, 2021

Congratulations to students of Floral Park Memorial High School for their achievement in the New York State Federation of Women's Clubs Cultural Arts Day. A total of nine awards were won by students representing...

(Picture left to right:  Marco Montreuil, Christopher Naronis, Ron Pickett)

Two FPM Football Players Honored By Newsday

April 7, 2021

Congratulations to Marco Montreuil and Christopher Naronis for being named top 100 football players by Newsday for 2021 season.  Marco and Christopher are helping to lead the Floral Park varsity football...

FPM's Seniors Celebrate Senior Week

FPM’s Seniors Celebrate Senior Week

Vivek Mirchandani, Staff Writer March 24, 2021

Senior activities are returning! Among these, Senior Week has been in full swing from March 19th to March 26th. The week consists of different themes for each day, which seniors dress up to represent....

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