2401 Camp Avenue
Bellmore, NY 11710
 
   
Principal:
Mr. Michael Harrington

Assistant Principals:
Mr. Eric Caballero
Dr. Jennifer Carne, Ed.D.
Mr. Christopher Safina
   
 Attendance: 992-1515
 Guidance: 992-1520
 Main Office:
992-1500


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A Night of Jazz for Senior Citizens

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Mepham High School hosted its annual senior citizens prom on April 16. Held in the school cafeteria decorated in a roaring ’20s theme, the senior citizens prom is an evening affair hosted by members of Students Against Destructive Decisions as a way to interact with seniors in the Bellmore-Merrick community and give them a fun night of dancing, food and live music.

Mepham student-musicians, under the direction of music teachers Brian Neiderman and Mike Mitchell, provided live jazz music.

Student volunteers served delicious trays of pasta and salad, while others took to the microphone to sing classic jazz songs, such as “Somewhere Beyond the Sea,” “Fly with Me,” and “Summertime.”

The students in S.A.D.D. organized the annual event with the help of club advisors Dr. David Kommor and Jeanette Spargifiore.  

 

Mepham Student Earns First Place at Italian Poetry Competition

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Mepham High School junior Kristen Corless earned first place in her category (Level IV) at the American Association of Teachers of Italian’s annual Italian poetry recitation contest on March 20. Corless earned the top spot with a recitation of the poem “A Zacinto” by Ugo Foscolo during the contest at SUNY Old Westbury.

Numerous school districts from Nassau and Suffolk counties participated in the AATI contest, with almost 300 students reciting poems.
Congratulations to Kristen and her teacher Andrew Franklin.

Science Teacher Honored by Harvard Club

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Mepham science teacher Lorrilee Geraci was recently named a Distinguished Teacher of 2015 by the Harvard Club of Long Island.

Geraci is one of 12 teachers from Long Island to receive this award, which seeks to recognize extraordinary people who expend uncounted hours and vast amounts of energy to transform the lives of adolescents.

An educator at Mepham for 22 years, Geraci teaches AP Psychology, Advanced Living Environment and Advanced Science Research. At the March meeting of the Board of Education, she was recognized with a citation.

The Harvard Club of Long Island is comprised of Long Island-based members of the Harvard University community, from professors to honorary degree holders to alumni. The Harvard Club fosters academic rigor through cultural and educational activities on Long Island throughout the year.
Geraci will be honored at a special brunch hosted by the organization on April 26.

French and Italian Honor Societies Give Back

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Students at Mepham High School used Foreign Language Week as an opportunity to give back to the community.

The National French and Italian Honor Societies held a peanut butter and jelly lunch drive to prepare bagged lunches for the homeless of Long Island. Students gathered together and prepared 100 sandwiches and snacks, which were delivered to the Interfaith Nutrition Network in Hempstead and distributed to those in need.

The students were thrilled with the outcome and proud to have helped the hungry and homeless in this small way.