School Portrait Retakes and Make-ups|
The photographers will be back October 25th & 26th in the
Student Study Center for all 9th-11th graders who need to
make-up taking a school portrait or who wants a retake. Students
can walk-in during a free period, lunch period or study hall.
Back to School Yearbook Sale!
Orders are now being taken for
the 2017 edition of Crossroads-- Commack High School's award
winning Yearbook! Our yearbook includes all grade levels,
sports, clubs and spotlights major school events and courses. Go
to Jostens.com to order your yearbook at the lowest price of the
year until October 28th.
Science Teacher Recognized for Excellence!
Congratulations to Ms.Stephanie
O'Brien who was surprised recently by New York's Lieutenant Governor, Kathy Hochul, to present her with the Empire State Excellence in Teaching
Award and a check for $5,000. The award recognizes educational
leaders who "exemplify the professional work of thousands of
outstanding, progressive teachers and innovative educators
striving to attain New York standards and success for all of
their students.” |
Dr. James remarked "This
is well-deserved recognition for her dedication to her students
and for her ceaseless efforts to increase her own knowledge and
skills to become an even more effective teacher and mentor."
What an amazing accomplishment for an equally amazing
Talented Students Recognized in the Arts!
Overdue congratulations go out to
Jessica and Morgan for winning the prestigious Long Island Arts Alliance Scholar-Artist
Award. They were among the top twenty Scholar
Artists from Nassau and Suffolk Counties, each of whom
received a $40,000 scholarship to attend Long Island University.
Jessica was selected for her outstanding skills in dance and
will be featured in Newsday later this month, and
Morgan was selected for her outstanding skills in theatre, and
will be featured in Newsday in March. Congratulations to
Jessica and Morgan for this distinguished recognition.