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Art Show

Heather Buscarino, Bella Snyder – Art Show Article On May 4th, Centereach High School presented an astonishing art show, displaying the work of over 3,000 students from around the district! Many people were coming in and gathering on Saturday for the exciting event! People even gathered their families and friends, gathering a large amount of people of all ages! The whole school displayed a variety of art, from photography, to computer graphics, to crafts, sculptures and ceramics, drawing and painting, and more. Some students also showed off their talents – we witnessed many students playing instruments, such as live drumming and piano, showing those attending what the musical…

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Grease

By Annika Bumb Once again the Centereach Theatre Arts Department rivaled the Broadway stage as they performed another great show. The Arts Department put on four showings of the classic musical Grease, from Thursday March 29th to Saturday 30th, including one show for the annual Senior Tea, when the theater was opened up to the…

Women’s History Month Celebration

By: Madison Lloyd Centereach High School’s celebration of Women’s History Month was a night full of education and entertainment as students were able to come together and learn about Women’s History. The night had officially begun after the Pledge of Allegiance and National Anthem, followed by a powerpoint presentation about Powerful Women with Powerful Dreams. The audience was able to learn about key female figures in government and law such as Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Mary McLeod Bethune. Members of the Women’s History Committee talked about these women and how they are seen today. Another presentation created by Jessica Keiser…

Black History Month Celebration

Written by Madison Lloyd On February 26, 2019, Centereach High School celebrated Black History Month as it was aptly titled “A Night at the Met”.  With help from the Art and Fashion Clubs, the night was a complete success. It was also very informational as students were able to learn about well known black artists,…

By Annika Bumb Once again the Centereach Theatre Arts Department rivaled the Broadway stage as they performed another great show. The Arts Department put on four showings of the classic musical Grease, from Thursday March 29th to Saturday 30th, including one show for the annual Senior Tea, when the theater was opened up to the…

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Long Island String Festival Association 2019

By Annika Bumb     The Long Island String Festival Association, or LISFA, is an exclusive chamber music program that organizes concerts annually. Talented, hardworking students currently in grades 8-12 from Suffolk County are invited to attend a three day long event and audition for the chance to perform in one of two orchestras, which are separated…

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Senior Variety Show

By Brooke Sandora As Vice President of the senior class, I had the pleasure of helping to organize the Senior Variety Show. The show consisted of skits, songs, dances and incredible talent that was enjoyed by all of its viewers. Putting the show together was not easy as it involved multiple days of practices and…

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Freshmen Orientation

By Ebube Uwechia On August 29 of 2018, the class of 2022 arrived to Centereach High School for their Freshmen Orientation. The new students were eager to learn about their new lockers and meet their new counselors and administrators, as well as search around their new school. Students first came to their assigned rooms to…

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Spirit Week

By Patrick Waryold Spirit Week was an exciting event for Centereach High School. This year’s Spirit Week took place on September 17th through September 21st. The thrilling week of festivities hyped up school spirit and kicked off the sports season with many students anticipating Friday’s Pep Rally. On Monday, students slipped on their patriotic gear and prepared for a day celebrating the American Dream and what the United States is all about: life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. On Tuesday, students glowed with happiness as they went to school in their pajamas for Pajama Day; a student favorite, as…

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Stupendous STEM Clubs Step Into the Spotlight

By Nymeesh Sreedharala and Kumpu Ide Robotics: Mr. Parrinello Crosscurrents: How long have you been an adviser of the Robotics Club? Parrinello: “Back in 2003-2005, I was an adviser for [our district’s team for] the FIRST Robotics Competition, which is a worldwide competition. We were the 566th team, but now there is over 5000 teams worldwide. That was a large scale robotics competition, where robots could be as large as 36 inches square and up to 120 pounds. Today, we’re involved in the VEX Robotics Competition, which is a smaller robotics competition, and I’ve been adviser of that for 3 years.”…

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National Art Honor Society

By Elaina Rosen and Ashley Barrera In the prestigious National Art Honor Society, student members are encouraged to attain their highest potential in all forms of art. To apply for the well-known club, are asked to contribute an entry fee, and are required to create a portfolio filled with ten pieces of original artwork or…

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Culinary & Fashion Club

By Sumaiya Chaudhry and Sadie Sharma “They say the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach.” This can be proven true for almost all teenagers, as the turnout for the new club in Centereach High School was tremendous. Introducing Culinary and Fashion Club- a club that allows students to bake what their heart…