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Calhoun High School Celebrates ColtFest And Homecoming  Merrick, NY Patch

Calhoun High School Celebrates Homecoming - Merrick, NY - The school and community came out to celebrate Calhoun, and to play a nail-biter of a game ...



Calhoun Duo Awarded NYS Senate Youth Leadership Awards  Merrick, NY Patch

Calhoun Duo Awarded Senate Youth Leadership Awards - Merrick, NY - The two students were recognized for their scholastic achievement and their ...



Bellmore-Merrick Names Student Of The Year  Patch.com

From Bellmore- Merrick Schools:Molly Flaherty, a student at Sanford H. Calhoun High School, was recently presented with the Student of the Year Scholarship ...



Calhouns VE Team Nabs First Place at Adelphi  Patch.com

Calhoun's VE Team Nabs First Place at Adelphi - Merrick, NY - Students from Calhoun High School's business program put their knowledge of essential and ...



Bellmore-Merrick  Newsday

SPENDING $163,026,888, a 2.03 percent increase from the current $159,788,043. TAX LEVY 2.17 percent increase, from $116,865,160 to $119,405,872.



Calhoun Girls Track Clinches Division Championship  Merrick, NY Patch

Calhoun Girls Track Clinches Division Championship - Merrick, NY - It was the team's fourth consecutive division championship, and another win for the stellar ...



Calhoun Connects Head, Heart, Health at Fair  Patch.com

Calhoun Connects Head, Heart, Health at Fair - Merrick, NY - Students made a connection between mind, body and soul at the annual health fair on Nov. 30.



Calhoun Educator Honored As Distinguished Teacher  Patch.com

Calhoun Educator Honored As Distinguished Teacher - Merrick, NY - English teacher Jason Boland was recognized by the Harvard Club of Long Island.



Sanford H. Calhoun HS Celebrates 59th Commencement Ceremony  Patch.com

Calhoun Celebrates 59th Commencement Ceremony - Bellmore, NY - The school sent of the class of 2018 in grand style over the weekend.



Debbie Gibson attends LI high school reunion  Newsday

The singer says she had "an amazing time" Saturday with her Sanford H. Calhoun High School classmates.



North Merrick  Newsday

SPENDING $33,107,869, a 1.89 percent increase from the current $32,492,312. TAX LEVY 3.37 percent increase, from $22,761,266 to $23,527,976. This is ...



Authors bring 9/11 to life for Bellmore-Merrick students  liherald.com

Two books on the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks — Nora Raleigh Baskin's “Nine, Ten: A September 11 Story” and Gae Polisner's “The Memory of Things” ...



Calhoun High School Graduation 2016  Patch.com

Members of Sanford H. Calhoun High School's Class of 2016 are now officially high school graduates. The 57th commencement ceremony took place on ...



Calhoun team wins entrepreneurship contest  Newsday

A Virtual Enterprise team from Sanford H. Calhoun High School in Merrick grabbed the top spot in a contest that asked them to pitch a fictional business.



Bellmore-Merrick students walk the runway for a cause  liherald.com

The students of John F. Kennedy and Sanford H. Calhoun high schools performed a fashion show and raised over $10,000 for charity on May 3. The fashion ...



LI high school hoops mentor wins homecoming king  Newsday

Corey Jones, a senior at Sanford H. Calhoun High School in Merrick, said he was surprised to be nominated as this year's homecoming king. But what surprised ...



Calhoun grads Ben and Jerry return to Long Island  liherald.com

“We grew up in the 1960s, during a time of peace, love and caring for other human beings,” said Jerry Greenfield. “That's who Ben and I were.” Graduates of ...



Mark Steinberg, Bellmore-Merrick teachers union president, to retire  liherald

Regardless of what Mark Steinberg taught in his science classes, he hopes his students left with a lasting, positive feeling. He affectionately refers to his ...



Calhoun Says Goodbye To The Class Of 2017  Patch.com

The June 25 commencement ceremony for Sanford H. Calhoun High School's Class of 2017, which was held at the NYCB Theatre at Westbury, celebrated the ...



Ben & Jerry's Long Island Roots  Long Island Press

Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield shared the secrets of their success during a recent visit to Adelphi University (Photo by Jennifer Uihlein). Facebook Twitter ...



Calhoun student reaches new musical heights  liherald

Like other students in the district, Ben Shaposhnikov, a 17-year-old student at Sanford H. Calhoun High School, has been playing music since fourth grade. Now ...



With state aid flat, school heads propose small tax-levy increase  liherald.com

Residents will cast their votes on the 2019-20 Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District budget on May 21. The $163 million spending plan calls for a 2.17 ...



Calhoun Students Leading Cultural Exchange With Mississippi School  Patch.com

Calhoun Students Leading Cultural Exchange - Bellmore, NY - The students will head down south later this month, before students from Mississippi visit in April.



Nick Pappas appointed at Wantagh High School  Newsday

EDUCATION The Wantagh School District has appointed two administrators. Nick Pappas of Manhasset, new assistant principal at Wantagh High School, ...



Long Island valedictorians 2019 - ND Feature Grid  Newsday

Meet Long Island's 2019 valedictorians, arranged in alphabetical order by school. To report errors, please call 631-843-4813. Also, see this year's salutatorians.



Calhoun High School Named Scholar Athlete School of Distinction  Patch.com

Merrick, NY - Calhoun High was recently named a Scholar Athlete School of Distinction by the New York State Public High School Athletic Association.



Teacher, child bonded on project after death  Newsday

Editor's note: This story is part of an ongoing series on the careers of retired Long Island teachers and where they are now. If you are a retired Long Island ...



Calhoun Girls Track Wins First Conference Championship  Patch.com

Calhoun Girls Track Wins Conference Championship - Merrick, NY - The girls almost brought home the gold last year and vowed to be champions in 2018.



Souper Fry Is Returning To Merrick Next Week  Merrick, NY Patch

Souper Fry Is Returning To Merrick Next Week - Merrick, NY - The restaurant, which closed in 2017, is reopening in its original location, and bringing back its ...



Teen reflects on kidney transplant: 'I was hopeless'  Newsday

Grit, resilience and optimism. These are a few words that come to mind when describing Jackie Arias. Just before her sophomore year at Sanford H. Calhoun ...



All Bellmore-Merrick High Schools Named Among The Best In The State  Patch.com

Bel-Mer HS Named Among Best In The State - Bellmore, NY - About 35 schools from Long Island made Niche.com's 100 best public high schools in New York ...



Calhoun High School To Host Annual St. Baldricks Shave  Patch.com

Calhoun High School To Host St. Baldrick's Shave - Bellmore, NY - You can have a great time, get a free haircut and raise money to fight juvenile cancer, all at ...



Calhoun Girls Track Team Wins Schools First Conference Championship  Patch.com

Calhoun Girls Track Team Wins First Championship - Bellmore, NY - It was the first time in the school's history that the girl's track and field team brought home ...



Calhoun Honors Students, Teachers at Blue and Gray Awards  Patch.com

Fourteen students and 12 teachers were recognized for their efforts this year at Sanford H. Calhoun High School's Annual Blue and Gray Awards Dinner.



Bellmore-Merrick district puts school safety in the spotlight  liherald.com

In the wake of the Feb. 14 mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., that left 17 dead and the country grieving while it drew ...



Calhoun Boys Soccer Team Clinches Long Island Championship Title  Patch.com

Bellmore, NY - BREAKING: The boys will play for the state title on Saturday.



Meet The Calhoun Valedictorian And Salutatorian  Patch.com

Meet The Calhoun Valedictorian And Salutatorian - Merrick, NY - Both students are, of course, incredibly accomplished both in and out of the classroom.



The Calhoun On Tour Company presents We Will Rock You (School Edition)  liherald.com

The Calhoun High School On Tour Company continues its 44th season with the epic musical based on the music of ​Queen​, ​We Will Rock You (School ...



Calhoun Business Students Named Regional Competition Finalists  Patch.com

Calhoun Students Named Competition Finalists - Bellmore, NY - The students will go on to the state competition in April.



Merrick family's holiday lights hit TV  liherald.com

It's an annual tradition for the Heide family to have the brightest house on the block during the holiday season. Now, their Merrick house will be seen nationwide, ...



Mepham, Calhoun Named Among Best High Schools In State  Patch.com

Mepham, Calhoun Among Best High Schools In State - Bellmore, NY - Long Island is well represented on Niche's new list of the best public high schools in New ...



One Calhoun HS Student Named National Merit Semifinalist  Patch.com

One SHCHS Student National Merit Semifinalist - Merrick, NY - They will go on to compete for a prestigious title and scholarship reward.



Calhoun Girls Track Earns Conference Runners-Up Title  Patch.com

Girls Track Earns Conference Runners-Up Title - Bellmore, NY - It was the first time in more than 20 years the girls did so well.



Calhoun grads urged to find ways to serve others  liherald.com

Sanford H. Calhoun High School's graduating seniors were celebrated as individuals and a group with deep bonds on June 25, at the commencement ...



Baseball Field Rededicated in Emotional Ceremony  Patch.com

In an emotional ceremony held at the varsity baseball field at Sanford H. Calhoun High School in Merrick, the diamond was renamed after dedicated coach, ...



Merrick school district  Newsday

VOTING7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Norman J. Levy Lakeside School.THE BUDGETThe district proposes a $51791334 budget for 2018-19, a 5.1 percent ...



Calhoun, Mepham Pin Down Alumni in Wrestling Match  Patch.com

The Sanford H. Calhoun High School wrestling program celebrated its history by hosting an alumni match versus intradistrict team Wellington C. Mepham on Jan ...



Bellmore-Merrick CHSD Students Win National Writing Award  Merrick, NY Patch

Bel-Mer CHSD Students Win National Writing Award - Merrick, NY - Students from both high schools won awards from the National Council of Teachers of ...



Bellmore-Merrick Buddies Spread Holiday Cheer  Patch.com

Bellmore-Merrick Buddies Spread Holiday Cheer - Merrick, NY - The International Buddy Clubs from two different schools got together to bring to cheer to those ...



Calhoun alumna follows soccer dream to Hungary  liherald.com

Kayla Cappuzzo's alarm clock rings at 8 a.m. in Hungary — 2 a.m. in America — and she doesn't hit snooze like many other 22-year-olds. She pops out of bed.



Calhoun Students Interest In Health Care Sparked  Patch.com

Merrick, NY - Science class spends day at North Shore-LIJ brain rehab facility, get hands-on experience.



Central High School District revamp is well under way  liherald.com

In each of the Bellmore-Merrick Central District's five schools, students' desks are now stacked in halls beside cardboard boxes full of textbooks and teachers' ...



Calhoun Athletes Commit to Colleges  Patch.com

Student athletes at Sanford H. Calhoun High School, in the Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District, recently announced their commitment to play ...



Bellmore-Merrick Community Cupboard opens its doors wider to those in need  liherald.com

Since 2016, a *service* for many in the Bellmore-Merrick community has operated from a book room in the Brookside school building on Meadowbrook Road.



Calhoun dedicates field to baseball coach  liherald.com

For 46 years, the baseball field at Calhoun High School was Joe Corea's home turf, and now it will remain his for many more years to come. On May 9, Calhoun ...



Calhoun Senior Wins Cristin Bambino Award  Patch.com

Gillian Cohen, a senior at Sanford H. Calhoun High School, was the recipient of the prestigious New York School Insurance Reciprocal (NYSIR)/Cristin Bambino ...



Merrick Avenue Hosts Tourney for Relay for Life  Patch.com

Students at Merrick Avenue Middle School, in the Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District, participated in a basketball tournament to help raise funds or ...



North Merrick school district  Newsday

6:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday at North Merrick Public Library, 1691 Meadowbrook Rd., North Merrick. THE BUDGET. The district proposes a $32,492,312 school ...



Teen uses CPR to save her grandmother at basketball game  Newsday

A senior at Merrick's Sanford H. Calhoun High School is being praised for performing lifesaving CPR on her grandmother after she fainted during a basketball ...



Prep for the Future Gives Thanks at Calhoun BBQ  Patch.com

Merrick, NY - The end-of-year appreciation barbecue was held to thank members of the community for their continued support.



Bellmore-Merrick Challenge Unites Nassau Students  Patch.com

Special needs students from 11 Nassau County schools gathered at Sanford H. Calhoun High School to participate in the Bellmore-Merrick Challenge, a field ...



American Cancer Society Announces 2019 Relays For Life On Long Island  Long Island Weekly News

The American Cancer Society is proud to announce that thirteen community led Relay For Life events and four college campus events are planned across ...



Teen speaks at prestigious health symposium  Newsday

A Merrick teen was the only high school student to give a presentation at a prestigious health symposium in Manhattan last month.Courtney Lange, a senior in ...



New beginnings at Bellmore-Merrick Central  Patch.com

The new school year is off to a *fresh* start in the Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District as students entered into updated buildings courtesy of numerous ...



Calhoun Science Students Win NYIT Mini Research Grants  Patch.com

Calhoun Students win NYIT Grants - Bellmore, NY - The grants will help offset the costs of presenting their research projects.



A new challenge for Central science scholars  liherald

The Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District held its first Advanced Science Research Day at Long Island University Post on Nov. 17. “I don't want to hurt it ...



Calhoun Boys Soccer Crowned County Champs  Patch.com

Bellmore, NY - BREAKING: They defeated Massapequa 1-0 to secure their title. Now they'll go for the Long Island championship.



Joan E. Salvia, 83 - Obituaries  Cape Cod Times

DENNIS - Joan E. Salvia, 83 of Dennis died at her home Sunday March 31, 2019.Born in Rahway, NJ, Joan was the daughter of the late Thomas and Lucy ...



Mephams Girls Badminton Nabs Conference IV Championship  Patch.com

Wellington C. Mepham High School's girls varsity badminton team was recently named Conference IV champions — their first conference championship since ...



David Higgins, 76  Blair Enterprise Publishing

Jeff David Higgins was born on June 15, 1942, in Rockville Center, Long Island, N.Y. On Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019, he died at the age of 76 as a hospice.



David Higgins, 76, Modale | Obituaries  Blair Enterprise Publishing

David Higgins, 76. Jeff David Higgins was born on June 15, 1942, in Rockville Center, Long Island, N.Y. On Jan. 9, 2019, he died as a hospice resident at ...



Patricia (Becker) Linder | Obituaries  Kokomo Perspective

Patricia Linder, 71, Kokomo, passed away Saturday evening January 12, 2019, at her home. She was born November 8, 1947, in Rockville Centre, New York.



Calhoun Raises $75G at Relay for Life  patch.com

The Bellmore-Merrick Central High School community kicked off its first-ever Relay for Life as hundreds gathered to march around the track at Sanford H.



State rating of schools and districts  Newsday

Effort to measure student achievement and growth.



Calhoun Homecoming Festivities Hit High Notes  Patch.com

Homecoming was a festive fanfare at Sanford H. Calhoun High School on Oct. 14 when students enjoyed the annual Colt Festival, a pep rally and then the ...



Calhoun Girls Track Team Named Division Champs Again  Patch.com

Calhoun Girls Track Team Named Division Champs - Bellmore, NY - It's the second year in a row that the girls have conquered their division.



Bellmore-Merrick Students Show Off their Vocal Talents  Patch.com

The Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District hosted its first Vocal Music Showcase, featuring the five premiere choral groups across the entire district.



Retired NYPD officer from Merrick dies of 9/11 illness  liherald.com

Seventeen years after two planes collided into New York's World Trade Center, the death toll continues to rise. Anthony Hanlon, a New York City Police ...



Calhoun Students Bring Holiday Cheer to Senior Center  Patch.com

Bellmore, NY - The Breakfast Club brought cards, sang carols, played games and more.



Baldwin PTA wins state award  Newsday

The Lenox Elementary School PTA in Baldwin looked to the stars to win the state's top award for efforts to make reading fun for children. The local group — with ...



Five Central students named to All-State music  liherald.com

The New York State School Music Association has selected five Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District students to perform with its All-State ensembles ...



'We all have something to offer'  liherald.com

The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., born Jan. 15, 1929, said that the most urgent question in life is, “What are you doing for others?” Students in the ...



Rwandan Genocide Survivor Visits Calhoun, Mepham  Patch.com

Merrick, NY - Johnson Mutibagirana visits classes for "Voices of the Past" social studies program.



Mepham Students Install Flag Field Of Honor  Patch.com

Mepham Students Install Flag Field Of Honor - Merrick, NY - More than 300 flags were installed to honor those who died for the country.



Calhoun Cheer Squad Named Nassau County Champs  Patch.com

The Sanford H. Calhoun High School varsity cheerleaders became Nassau County Champions at the Nassau County Section 8 Championship on Feb. 26.



Long Island Students Planning Gun Protest Walkout Next Week  Long Beach, NY Patch

Long Island Students Planning Walkout Next Week - Long Beach, NY - 'Not just thoughts and prayers, but action and change,' one student organizer said.



Calhoun sprint medley squad headed to nationals  liherald.com

For the first time in Calhoun High School history, a track relay team has qualified for nationals. The sprint medley relay squad of Devon Bayer, Grace Moore, ...



Wantagh poised for growth  liherald.com

New Wantagh girls' lacrosse coach Robyn Pastuch is excited to take on the next chapter of her young coaching career. Pastuch, who helped build up the ...



Bellmore-Merrick Swimmers Honored  Patch.com

The Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District's Board of Education recognized members of the district aquatic team, the Bellmore-Merrick Sharks, for their ...



Bellmore-Merrick seniors get together at pre-prom parties  liherald.com

Glitter and glitz were in ample supply last Thursday in Bellmore-Merrick as high school seniors gathered at friends' homes before prom. Calhoun High School's ...



Schools across LI prepare for walkout  Newsday

Schools on Long Island and nationwide are performing a delicate dance as they work both to allow and control student-led walkouts planned Wednesday ...



Teacher demographics on Long Island - NMGDB  Newsday

Minorities account for 45 percent of public school students on Long Island but just a little more than 8 percent of the teaching staff.



Merrick, N.Y., a Hamlet With a Nautical Flavor  New York Times

Merrick's cachet is growing among young couples from the city, former residents returning home and motorboat enthusiasts.



Merrick, North Merrick BOE races are competitive  liherald.com

The Merrick and North Merrick school districts both feature competitive Board of Education races this year, with three incumbents and two challengers vying for ...



Calhoun wins division title  liherald.com

When inclement weather forced the Division 2A track and field championships to head into an unprecedented third day, crosstown rivals Mepham and Calhoun, ...



Calhoun alums pen new comedy 'Blockers'  liherald.com

The highly anticipated new film “Blockers” has its roots in Merrick, where its co-writers, Jim and Brian Kehoe, grew up and attended Calhoun High School.



The changing face of Calhoun cheer  liherald.com

Calhoun High School's cheerleading team celebrated a series of firsts this season. It was the first time that two male cheerleaders competed with the Colts in the ...



LI student among 'Rising Latino Stars'  Newsday

A Merrick student was honored as one of "40 Under 40 Rising Latino Stars" by the Hispanic Coalition of New York for having a positive impact in the community.



Ben & Jerry's co-founders back home to speak on LI  Newsday

Cohen and Greenfield, who attended high school on Long Island, will talk about their business philosophy and about running a socially conscious business.



Kennedy announces 'Poetry Out Loud' winners  liherald.com

Kennedy High School students recently had the chance to get in touch with their inner poets during a school-wide “Poetry Out Loud” competition. The National ...



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