The Onteora High School has released the High Honor Roll, Honor Roll, and Merit Roll for the fourth quarter. Select the headline above for the complete list.
Congratulations to Onteora seniors Hunter Crawley and Michael Havens, who were honored at the Mid-Hudson Athletic League's annual Scholar-Athlete Breakfast, which was held on May 24 at Diamond Mills in Saugerties.
Congratulations to Onteora High School, which was awarded a silver medal in U.S. News & World Report’s listing of the best U.S. high schools in 2017. In awarding OHS a silver medal, the report noted the school’s 92 percent graduation rate and 37 percent Advanced Placement participation rate.
Congratulations to Onteora students Brianna Berryann, Allison Carr, Carmen Higuita, and Cassidy Lohrer, who were among 53 Ulster BOCES students inducted into the National Technical Honor Society (NTHS) during a candlelit ceremony held on May 9. Brianna and Allison are enrolled in the Ulster BOCES Health Occupations Exploration program, Carmen is studying aviation, and Cassidy is learning about cosmetology.
Eight Onteora High School and Middle School students—Toni Nguyen, Frida Flores Reininger, Lisette Piera-Tyree, Isabel Stern, Ginger McMahon, Hominy McMahon, Joli Perfit, and Alexis Nguyen—have been selected for a prestigious four-week visual arts program that will take place on a college campus this summer.
Kudos to the 20 Onteora High School students who participated in this year’s Harvard Model Congress, held in Boston from February 23-26. Four seniors (Devon Anderson, Kalo Talley Narragansett, Alex Wacksman, and Sophie Heckelman) earned special recognition for their exemplary participation on their respective committees, with Sophie receiving the highest award, a “Best Delegate” gavel.
Kudos to Junior Miles Eberhard, who has been named to the Scholar All State First Team by the New York State High School Football Coaches Association. Miles is one of only 52 players from throughout New York State to be chosen for this prestigious designation, which is based on athletic ability and academic excellence.
The results of the regional Poetry Out Loud competition are in—and Onteora students came out on top! Junior Kira Daniels took 1st place at the poetry recitation contest, which was held on February 8 at SUNY Oneonta. Right behind her, in 2nd place, was senior Kalo Talley. Both students will now advance to the New York State Recitation finals on March 10 in Syracuse.
Congratulations to the Onteora High School Science Olympiad team, which earned 38 medals in an excellent team effort that led to a 3rd place finish out of 30 teams at the Mid-Hudson Regional Science Olympiad Competition on February 4. The team earned the right to compete at the New York State Science Olympiad Competition next month in Syracuse at LeMoyne College, where the best 54 Science Olympiad teams in New York will put their skills and knowledge to the test.