Flexible Seating in a Tappan Zee High School Classroom Inspires a Productive Learning Environment

Flexible Seating in a Tappan Zee High School Classroom Inspires a Productive Learning Environment

By Barry Warner Flexible seating allows students to find comfortable positions throughout the classroom. Relaxed students are calm, focused and learn better when they have a chance to work together. Traditional desks in rows isolate students from each other. History teacher Beth Smith told the Rockland County Times, “I have always enjoyed having the students […]

Volunteer of the Week: Sherese Loblanco, Parent Coordinator of the Tappan Zee High School Red and White Athletics Booster Club

Volunteer of the Week: Sherese Loblanco, Parent Coordinator of the Tappan Zee High School Red and White Athletics Booster Club

By Barry Warner Sherese Loblanco is a very active volunteer who coordinates the concession stands at school events, recruits and manages parent volunteers and works closely with the Athletics Department, so the proceeds of funds raised directly benefit athletes and the athletic programs. “Sherese is an integral part of our athletic team,” said Keith Johnson, […]

Volunteer of the Week: Nicole Glazer, Tappan Zee High School’s 2019 Project Graduation Parent Coordinator

Volunteer of the Week: Nicole Glazer, Tappan Zee High School’s 2019 Project Graduation Parent Coordinator

By Barry Warner Tappan Zee High School’s 2019 Project Graduation marks the 28th annual supervised, substance free, all-night party for the graduating seniors. This task involves community-wide support and financial assistance to reach a common goal: to provide a substance free, tobacco free and safe environment to celebrate graduation. Many other communities across the United […]

Hudson Valley Schools Hold Blood Drives in Preparation for Winter

Hudson Valley Schools Hold Blood Drives in Preparation for Winter

Hudson Valley schools are coming together to ensure area hospitals have access to the life-saving blood they need ahead of the colder months. The schools are working with New York Blood Center to hold drives throughout early November with extended hours to make it easy for donors to participate. Blood reserves typically drop in the […]

Top Honors For Tappan Zee High School Robotics Team

Top Honors For Tappan Zee High School Robotics Team

TZHS Wins Rookie All-Star Award at World Championship in Detroit Tappan Zee High School’s rookie first Robotics Competition Team 6911, South Orangetown BOTZ, won the Rookie All-Star Award at the FIRST Championship Detroit on Saturday, April 28. The team advanced to the international competition after earning the Rookie Inspiration Award at the Hudson Valley Regional […]

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