November2015

  • A Summer of Chinese Language and Culture

    by - Nov 30, 2015
    By MAYA MASHEB This past summer, many Jericho students participated in the Chinese Flagship program. Students who participated received the opportunity to study Mandarin Chinese and culture in an engaging learning environment. The program was offered to...
  • Jericho Athletes Feed the Nest

    by - Nov 23, 2015
    By LINDSAY SILVERMAN and GABRIELLE KATZ Jericho athletes had an outstanding fall sports season. From the soccer field to the tennis courts, Jericho students fed the nest. The Jericho girls soccer team had a fantastic season. With...
  • A Tribute to Our Boys Soccer Team

    by - Nov 19, 2015
    Video by OLIVIA SALZMAN The JerEcho is proud to support the Boys Varsity Soccer team. Watch the video to see highlights from their amazing playoff experience!   Media not working? Click here....Read More
  • Is Using Your Phone for Navigation as Bad as Texting?

    by - Nov 18, 2015
    By CHLOE CITRON Today’s drivers steer toward their cell phones and away from maps to get them from place to place by using popular navigation apps such as Waze, Google Maps and MapQuest. However, some consider navigation...
  • “Play On” Preview

    by - Nov 17, 2015
    By MARIA GRAFAS Catch a sneak peek of this year’s drama, “Play On” which will be performed Thursday-Saturday evenings November 19-21 at 7:30 p.m.in the Little Theater.   Media not working? Click here....Read More
  • Fans Icy about Islanders Move to Brooklyn

    by - Nov 16, 2015
    By HARRISON OKUN The New York Islanders’ move to Brooklyn this year was terrible.  Long Island fans are facing an extreme inconvenience, making it more and more difficult to attend games. Since school is in session, kids are...
  • Happy Diwali!

    by - Nov 13, 2015
    By BELA KIRPALANI Happy Diwali! Di-what? Many people do not know what the biggest holiday in Indian culture is about. Diwali is celebrated by Hindus, Sikhs, and Jains all around the world, including an estimated 2...
  • A World Away and Worlds Apart

    by - Nov 12, 2015
    By MARIA GRAFAS Jericho Middle School students recently completed their second month of school while students attending middle school in Búzios, Brazil are already halfway to summer.  I got to know a student from Buzios and learned what an average middle school day...
  • Looking to Lunar New Year

    by - Nov 9, 2015
    By ARIANNA SCAVONNE and NEEVA SHAFIIAN Mayor Bill DeBlasio recently announced the addition of Asian Lunar New Year and two Muslim holidays, Eid al-Adha and Eid al-Fitr, to the New York City public school holiday calendar.  Jericho’s...
  • Just a Minute of China

    by - Nov 4, 2015
    By CAROLINE CHEN From October 10-20, Jericho students took part in an exchange program by visiting and living with students in China. Take a look at some highlights in just one minute. Media not working? Click here....Read More