Striving for Excellence in Education Volume 11, Issue 23, 2-17-2017
OBHS Celebrates Outstanding Athletes
The Winter Varsity Sports Season is heating up and headed to the play-offs in Oyster Bay. Many fine young athletes have excelled this season and were chosen by the Oyster Bay High School coaches as Athletes of the Month for February, 2017. When asked about his choice, Fencing Coach John Bruckner said, “The Girls’ Fencing Team's Athletes of the Month are Jodi Yeh and Katie Devereaux. Both girls are in their 5th year in OB's fencing program, both are in their 4th Varsity season and are juniors and co-captains. Jodi has a 29-0 season record and Katie has a...
Mr. Agostini’s Class Presents a Classic in the Readers Theater
Mr. Agostini’s second grade class at the Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School practiced and prepared and proudly presented the Readers Theater production on February 14, 2017. The students did a wonderful job presenting Winnie-the-Pooh by A.A. Milne (Chapter 2: In Which Pooh Goes Visiting and Gets Into a Tight Place) and Finding Winnie by Lindsay Mattick. Since 1926, Winnie-the-Pooh and his friends—Piglet, Owl, Tigger, and the ever doleful Eeyore—have endured as the unforgettable creations of A.A. Milne, who wrote this book for his...