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SGO attends Leadership and Student Activities State Conference

On Monday, November 21, 2016, SGO co-adviser Ms. Klein and five of the SHS Student Government members participated in the NYS Counsel on Leadership and Student Activities State conference held at the Honors Haven Resort in Ellenville, NY. There they joined over 500 student leaders from around the state participating in leadership workshops and heard motivational speakers. As part of group community service project, the students made a fleece blanket for the Blythedale Children's Hospital. The students learned some excellent fundraising, school spirit and community service ideas to share with the Student Government.

Students attending were, (Left to right in picture on the couch) Cody Usher, Caitlyn Speranza, Rachel Li, Marcella Breglia and Nyi-Rein, Kwaw

Basketball Midnight Madness

Spartans spirit
The Spackenkill Basketball Club is holding a Basketball Midnight Madness event at the High School on Thursday, December 1 from 7:30  - 9:30 pm. Come out for a fun-filled night to kick off and support our Boys and Girls Basketball Programs. meet the teams, participate in contests, and win prizes!  There will be a DJ and concessions.  Bring your friends, neighbors, and family!

Adults $5
Students $2


Don't Miss Zombie Fest!

Zombie Fest Leo Club

Mark your calendars for Zombie Fest, the spine-chilling Leo Club fundraiser! It will be held on Saturday, October 29 at Spackenkill High School in the lower parking lot. The first walking tour departs at 6:30 pm and the last will leave at 7:30 pm.  Other spooky activities will be available as well.  The cost is only $5 and proceeds benefit Leo Club's Adopt-a-Family Program.  


BOCES CTI Student of Distinction Award

Skyler McBride was honored at the September 27th BOE meeting for receiving the Student of Distinction Award from BOCES CTI. 

Skyler was nominated by her CTI teachers for this award due to her hard work, dedication to her studies, her willingness to be a fully present participant in school and her embodiment of the CTI positive behavior ethics.

We are proud of you Skyler! 


2017 National Merit Scholarship Commended Students

The National Merit Scholarship Corporation has announced the names of about 34,000 commended students in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program.  We are proud to announce that Anshuman Swain, Eileen Gao, Susan Gong and Anirudh Bhimavarapu are being recognized for the exceptional academic promise demonstrated by their outstanding performance.  Commended students place among the top five percent of more than 1.5 million students who entered the 2017 competition by taking the 2015 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test.  Congratulations to all of you on this significant achievement.


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