If there was an award for Most Successful College Scholarship Applicant, Ralph Etienne would probably win it. The accomplished Spring Valley High School senior has about half a dozen scholarships to his name — easily worth $100,000 or more — as he prepares to head to Carnegie Mellon University’s Tepper… Read More →
Lakeland High School held its graduation ceremonies June 27. Read on for the full list of graduates or click here to view the Lakeland High School photo gallery. You can also commemorate this event by tagging yourself in our Facebook albums. (Photo by Matthew Brown / The Journal News) Looking… Read More →
YORKTOWN HEIGHTS – Three 2008 graduates of the Communications Academy at BOCES Tech Center received coveted memorial scholarships named for former students and a former teacher at the Putnam/Northern Westchester Board of Educational Services program. They were recognized at a gathering that included faculty, administrators, and both current and former… Read More →
By Robert Marchant October 12, 2008 An outbreak of a staph infection in the Lakeland school district has been eradicated, though questions about communications with parents and district procedures still linger.Two elementary schools in the Lakeland district, Lincoln-Titus and Thomas Jefferson, were scrubbed down after two students at those schools… Read More →
Walter Panas High School has been undergoing some renovation projects in anticipation of the new school year, including the painting of anew panther logo on the gym floor. Painter George Sialiano, head custodian Troy Payson and Principal Susan Strauss finished it off. The motto is “Whatever it takes!” Looks good… Read More →
Walter Panas High School held its graduation ceremonies this afternoon. Following is a list of all the graduates. Hereâ€™s a link to the home page for the photo galleries for all local graduations. Here’s a link to the Walter Panas photo gallery. Congrats to all!
Lakeland High School held its graduation ceremonies this morning. Following is a list of all the graduates. Hereâ€™s a link to the home page for the photo galleries for all local graduations. Here’s a link to the Lakeland High photo gallery. Congrats to all!
As part of its multiyear project to develop a K-12 Education for Sustainability Curriculum, which will be piloted in grades six through eight in the 2008-2009 school year, the Putnam/Northern Westchester BOCES Curriculum Council hosted a two-day training workshop this month. The curriculum writers â€” middle school teachers from Putnam… Read More →
The combined Walter Panas High School/Lakeland High School orchestra, under the direction of Mr. Robert Schwartz, took the top prizes in this past weekend’s Hershey Park Music Festival. The Symphony Orchestra and String Orchestra both received 1st place with a score of excellent. In addition the orchestras received the “Best… Read More →
Special recognition and congratulations goes out to Christian Inga, an 11th grader at Lakeland High School for his selection by Westchester County to be part of the celebration of Playland’s 80th Anniversary Celebration. Christian’s mural design will be a permanent mural inside the amusement park. Christian painted the large mural… Read More →
This is information regarding the Music Festival Competition attended by the Lakeland High School Jazz band under the direction of Paul Mesches and the Walter Panas High School Concert Band under the direction of Eugene Randolph. Submitted by Annette A. Vaccaro, Department Coordinator with information supplied buy Paul and Eugene…. Read More →
The art show features student artwork from the district’s high schools – Lakeland High School, Walter Panas High School and the Lakeland Alternative High School. Work ranges from photography and oil painting to watercolor and drawing. The Lakeland Week of the Arts at the Jefferson Valley Mall will be held… Read More →
The Lakeland school board is seeking applicants by Dec. 19 to fill a vacancy left by the resignation of Trustee Robert A. Caluori Jr. The appointee will serve until the May 20 district election, when the seat will be filled by voters. To qualify, an applicant must be a registered… Read More →