June2017

  • “When the Sea Turned to Silver” Is Golden

    by - Jun 15, 2017
    By ALP TURGUT Grace Lin’s “When the Sea Turned to Silver” is centered around Pinmei, a shy girl from a small mountain village, her grandmother the Storyteller, and Pinmei’s friend Yishan. The Storyteller is well known...
  • “Grayson” Makes a Splash

    by - Jun 14, 2017
    By ALP TURGUT Grayson is about the true story of its author Lynne Cox and her encounter with a baby whale. On the day of the interaction, Cox was practicing strokes in Seal Beach, California. Suddenly,...
  • Not-so-new Hires Reflect on Year One

    by - Jun 13, 2017
    By JACKI SANDS and GABRIELLE KATZ With the 2016-2017 school year coming to an end, the Jericho Senior High School new hires took some time to reflect about their initial experiences, and all are excited for...
  • Congratulations to the JerEcho!

    by - Jun 9, 2017
    By Jordana Pearlman and Lindsay Silverman The JerEcho enjoyed another spectacular year of awards and recognition including placing for Best Online News Site in all three of our regional contests. LIU Post – Best of High School...
  • Saying Goodbye to Mr. Scarnati

    by - Jun 8, 2017
    By MAYA MASHEB Social Studies teacher Mr. Scarnati has been working at Jericho High School for 17 years, and, sadly, this year will be his last. Both Jericho staff and students will miss him as he...
  • Focus on Fidgets

    by - Jun 1, 2017
    By JAYDEN KUPFERMAN The newest trend within the Jericho School District is the fidget toy. Many students have become enamored with the cubes and spinners, and find them very entertaining. However, some teachers and students find...