May2015

  • Affected by Fire

    by - May 28, 2015
    By GABBY GARTEN and ALEXANDRA NOLAN On April 4, 2015, a fire broke out at the Westwood Village apartment complex. Jericho senior Taskin Loqman shared how the fire has affected her life. Media not working? Click here....Read More
  • Making Homework Optional

    by - May 27, 2015
    By RACHEL HIRSCHHEIMER Third Place, Feature-Local — Long Island Press  High School Journalism Awards 2016 Recently there has been increased discussion about homework in the Jericho School District after Jericho Middle School Principal Dr. Donald Gately offered the idea...
  • Just a Minute of Swim

    by - May 21, 2015
    By EMMA GAN Swimming is an individual sport, but being on a team makes friends for life. Experience the life of a swim team member in just a minute. Video not working? Click here....Read More
  • Juniors Justify No Prom

    by - May 20, 2015
    By MELISSA POLLACK There has never been a junior prom at Jericho High School. However, in other local districts, junior prom is an extravaganza that most eligible students attend. Some juniors feel it is unnecessary and very...
  • Student Council Elections Draw Interest

    by - May 19, 2015
    By MELISSA POLLACK and NEEVA SHAFIIAN This year’s Student Council elections are drawing more attention than in past years due to recent changes in running mates for the office of co-presidents for 2015-2016 . In mid-April,...
  • Just a Minute of Student Art

    by - May 18, 2015
    By SAMMI STEIN The halls of Jericho High School are a veritable student art gallery. Take a minute to view some of these extraordinary works. Media not working? Click here....Read More
  • JerEcho Reporter on TV

    by - May 15, 2015
    By JERECHO STAFF JerEcho reporter Rachel Hirschheimer will appear on this Saturday’s episode of  the Emmy award-winning program “Teen Kids News” which aims to educate young people about what is important in the world. Rachel auditioned...
  • JHS Melting Pot of Foods

    by - May 14, 2015
    By MARTI ROSE SHANKER Within the microcosm of Jericho High School, there are numerous and diverse cultures and traditions observed and honored by its students. That diversity is often masked by the homogeneous styles outwardly exhibited...
  • A New Generation of “Friends”

    by - May 13, 2015
    By CARLY LAPIDUS and SAM NEWMAN Grab your friends because “Friends” is now on Netflix. The hit ’90s comedy on NBC starring household names, Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry, and David...
  • Ien Li and Crystal Zheng Named 2015 Intel STS Finalists

    by - May 12, 2015
    By REBECCA SIMON To many it is no surprise that Jericho High School’s science research program has spawned yet another batch of Intel finalists. The Intel Science Talent Search is the nation’s most prestigious science competition for high school...