Excellence in Education Volume 14, Issue 31, 4-17-19
Sixth Graders Celebrate Ancient Civilizations
Dressed as Egyptian pharaohs and queens, Greek gods and goddesses, Chinese philosophers and other historical figures, sixth graders at James H. Vernon School presented a living history of Ancient Civilizations for families and friends after weeks of studying the topic in their classrooms and working on independent research projects at home.
Students developed research papers and supported them with models of Egyptian pyramids, sphinxes, hieroglyphics and
OBHS Student Selected for Top Art Exhibition
The artwork of Oyster Bay High School junior Matthew Tepper is being featured at the highly selective Long Island's Best Young Artists Exhibition at The Heckscher Museum of Art through May 19.
Matthew is one of 80 art students from 57 schools across Long Island whose artwork was selected for the juried exhibition, considered by area high school art teachers as one of the most prestigious student art exhibitions on Long Island.