Striving for Excellence in Education Volume 11, Issue 13, 12-2-2016
OBHS Senior Selected for the All-State Symphonic Band
On December 6, music will fill the Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre, which is the largest performance venue at the Eastman School of Music of the University of Rochester, located in downtown Rochester, New York. Joining the All-State Symphonic Band on French Horn will be Oyster Bay High School Senior, Emma Ingoglia. Ms. Ingoglia began preparing for this honor over a year ago when she got together with OBEN Music Teacher Meagan Finnerty and began practicing Morceau de Concert, Opus 94 by...
7 & 8th Grade Musical is a Smash Hit
On Friday, November 18, a new era of theater at Oyster Bay High School began with a wonderful presentation of “Broadway through the Decades” starring the Oyster Bay High School 7th and 8th graders. Under the direction of OBEN’s new theater director, Kerry Prep, the young performers displayed a level of professionalism way beyond their years. Mr. Prep is already getting ready to direct the Oyster Bay High School Spring Musical production. Many of the talented performers participate in the theater arts outside the...