Striving for Excellence in Education Volume 11, Issue 7, 10-14-2016
A Once in a Lifetime Experience for OBHS Students
Thanks to some quick thinking and fast action by two of Oyster Bay – East Norwich’s newest faculty members, five Oyster Bay High School students were able to participate in a once in a lifetime event. Just before Labor Day, the new Supervisor of the Social Studies Department, Mr. Joseph Pesqueira, got an e-mail saying that Hofstra University was making tickets available to the first twenty high schools from Long Island who wanted to attend the first Presidential Debate of 2016. Each school would be allowed to send...
OBHS Celebrates Outstanding Athletes
The Autumn Varsity Sports Season is well on its way in Oyster Bay. Many young athletes have distinguished themselves. Several fine young athletes excelled right out of the gate and were chosen by the OBHS Coaches as Athletes of the Month for October 2016. Boys Soccer Coach Brian Donohue selected Randy Sarmiento, who is playing his first year on Varsity. Randy switched positions to play center back on the defense. He quickly established himself as the best defender in the conference, shutting down the opponents’ attacks with, what is becoming, his...