Hendrick Hudson High School has become the first school in New York State to participate in United Sound, a national music program that brings performance experiences to students with special needs through peer mentorship. Superintendent Joseph Hochreiter recently sat down with high school Orchestra Director Lauren Morabito to discuss the new program and the impact it is having on students.
Basketball and volleyball standout Caitlin Weimar has been named a Con Edison Athlete of the week for her accomplishments on the court, in the classroom and in the community. Her achievements in basketball have “placed her as the greatest girls basketball player in Hendrick Hudson history,” according to Athletic Director Tom Baker.
Each year, the Office of the NY State Comptroller uses a Fiscal Stress Monitoring System to answer the following question for school districts across the state: Does a school district generate enough revenues to meet expenditures? The Comptroller’s office recently released its results for 2019, and the Hendrick Hudson School District fared very well.
A cornerstone of Hendrick Hudson High School’s award-winning Project Lead the Way (PLTW) program is career exploration. On January 14, students in the PLTW BioMedical Science and Engineering programs had the opportunity to travel to Regeneron Pharmaceuticals in Tarrytown and tour a number of areas. Dr. Courtney Williams, a Regeneron scientist and school district parent, was instrumental in facilitating the visit.
Students in every grade at Frank G. Lindsey are busy learning how to code during their library time, and even the youngest students have discovered how exciting it is to program a graphic or robot so that it moves, right before their eyes.
On January 10, more than 60 students attended the Annual Biomed Alumni Panel, held in the high school library during two afternoon periods. Thirteen alumni returned to share their personal insights about college and careers with current students.
The Katonah Museum of Art’s “Young Artists” show is an annual exhibition of artwork created by high school seniors. The show provides young, aspiring artists the unique and valuable opportunity to work behind-the-scenes to produce a museum exhibition. AP Art students Emma Gormley, Dana Ho, Dylan Montroy, Bianca Scott, Ruth Tenesaca, and Andrew Lee will have artwork displayed in this year’s exhibition.
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM FGL - BINGO Night (snow date)
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM FGL - Apple of My Eye Dance
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM BV - Showcase
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM FGL - PTA Dinner
7:30 PM Board of Education Meeting-DO
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM BV - Meadowbrook Farms Fundraiser Pick-Up