An Environment for Effective Teaching & Learning Volume 1, Issue 3, September 22, 2017
Erin Fan is a National Merit Scholarship Semi-Finalist
Officials of National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced the names of approximately 16,000 Semifinalists in the 63rd annual National Merit Scholarship Program. These academically talented high school seniors have an opportunity to continue in the competition for some 7,500 National Merit Scholarships worth about $32 million that will be offered next spring. The nationwide pool of Semifinalists, represents less than one percent of U.S. high school...
HHS Students Give of Themselves to Help Others
Last weekend forty-six 9th through 12th graders traveled to Camp Alvernia in Centerport, New York for a two-day training retreat for the Natural Helpers. Staff members Mr. Greg Foster, Mr. Josh Gutes, Ms. Erin Maer, Ms. Shannon Griffin and student intern Ms. Stacy Folbert accompanied the students and participated in the training. This is the 20th year that this program is in existence. The weekend was filled with exercises and...