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Marching For Excellence

Marching For Excellence

Andrew Pavlovic, Newspaper Treasurer

September 17, 2017


Filed under LATEST STORIES, MARCHING BAND, NEWS, Uncategorized

During the hot days of June, the Floral Park Memorial High School Marching Band was already preparing for the upcoming competition season. Hard work pays off which is why the Marching Knights are one of the finest bands in the area. The 2017 edition of the Marching Band officially kicked off the season...

Top of the Class of 2017

Top of the Class of 2017

June 20, 2017


Filed under FEATURES, LATEST STORIES, NEWS, STUDENT ACHIEVEMENTS

Valedictorian Luke deArmas and Salutatorian Aideen Gill are fine examples of well-rounded student-athletes at FPM

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How Stressful Is Junior Year?

How Stressful Is Junior Year?

Owen Conway, Editor-in-Chief

June 15, 2017


Filed under FEATURES, LATEST STORIES, NEWS, STUDENT LIFE

Student survey sheds light on how juniors feels about their recent school experience

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Donating For A Great Cause

Donating For A Great Cause

June 9, 2017


Filed under LATEST STORIES, NEWS, STUDENT LIFE, Uncategorized

Social studies teachers invite Vietnam veterans to Floral Park Memorial

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Seniors Say Goodbye To Model UN

Seniors Say Goodbye To Model UN

Sophia Ramcharitar, Senior Staff Writer

April 17, 2017


Filed under LATEST STORIES, NEWS, STUDENT ACHIEVEMENTS, STUDENT LIFE

Floral Park students take part in annual district-wide global issues forum

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Why Conflict In The South China Sea Matters

Why Conflict In The South China Sea Matters

Andrew Pavlovic, School Newspaper Treasurer

March 7, 2017


Filed under LATEST STORIES, NEWS

A student reflects on the controversy in this geographic region

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Another MUN-Derful Event for Mrs. Francis’ Club

Another MUN-Derful Event for Mrs. Francis’ Club

Sophia Ramcharitar, Senior Staff Writer

February 17, 2017


Filed under LATEST STORIES, NEWS, STUDENT ACHIEVEMENTS

Students win multiple awards and gain valuable experience at conference in Boston

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Floral Park Students Take Part In Rolling Thunder Bowling Tournament

Floral Park Students Take Part In Rolling Thunder Bowling Tournament

Sarah Chimera, Senior Staff Writer

February 16, 2017


Filed under LATEST STORIES, NEWS

On January 8, Floral Park Memorial’s PALS (the group of students devoted to learning academics through life skills) classes attended the Rolling Thunder Bowling Tournament. The event took place at Herrill Lanes in New Hyde Park. In attendance were students from the classes of Mrs. Butts and Ms. Joyce....

Reducing Our Footprint On The Planet

Reducing Our Footprint On The Planet

Nora Kennedy, Megan Malherb and Julia Mills, Staff Writers

September 23, 2016


Filed under LATEST STORIES, NEWS

“It’s nice to see you clean up. We love what you are doing,” said Mary, a passerby in a kayak, who witnessed the activity at Zach’s bay, Jones Beach this past weekend. On Saturday, September 17, members of the Ecology Club at Floral Park Memorial High School were proud to play an important role...

Field of Honor

Field of Honor

Lauryn Scott, Staff Writer

June 22, 2016


Filed under LATEST STORIES, NEWS, STUDENT LIFE

The R.O.O.T.S. Christian Club, supervised by Mrs. Lauria, and Leo’s, supervised by Mr. Brechtlein, joined forces to raise awareness of the meaning of the American Flag and to honor the veterans who have fought for the United States. Students sold 3’x5’ American Flags and placed them around the...

High School Musical Time

High School Musical Time

April 14, 2016


Filed under LATEST STORIES, NEWS, STUDENT ACHIEVEMENTS

The slipper definitely fits. After months of hard work and preparation, Floral Park Memorial's Music Department is ready to stage three performances of the play Cinderella beginning on Thursday, April 14. Under the direction of Mrs. Koch, Mr. Duke and Mr. Dura, the students provided an early showing...

Fighting The Battle Against Childhood Cancer

Fighting The Battle Against Childhood Cancer

Brendan Fogarty, Staff Writer

April 13, 2016


Filed under LATEST STORIES, NEWS

On Saturday, April 16, over 200 "Shavees" will take part in St. Baldrick's Day at Trinity Restaurant in Floral Park. A "Shavee" is a person who volunteers to shave his head in order to raise money to fight childhood cancer. For the past seven years, this event in Floral Park has been held in honor...