School & Youth News

STEM Workshop Held at The Chapel School

On Friday, January 28 TCS Preschool and Primary Grade Students learned all about structure versus forces of nature in a Three Little Pigs STEM Workshop presented by visitors from Westchester Children’s Museum courtesy of a grant from The Blue Ribbon Foundation. 

Iona Preparatory Adds More
Scholar-Athlete Commitments

Three more Iona Preparatory School scholar-athletes committed to playing collegiate football as part of the school year’s third National Signing Day ceremony on Feb. 2, the opening day of the regular period for football. This brings the total to 8 DI signings 3 DII, 5 DII, with 16 overall commitments from the Class of 2022. 

Freshman Lia Nacey Earns Silver Key Award

Bronxville High School freshman Lia Nacey has won a Silver Key award and honorable mention for her two short stories in the prestigious annual 2022 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards competition.

Students Advance to 2022 Regional National History Day Competition

A group of 47 Bronxville High School students were named winners in one of several categories at the schoolwide competition of National History Day. As a result of their outstanding work, the students have advanced to the 2022 Lower Hudson Valley Regional National History Day Competition, which will be held virtually on March 23.

SUEZ and NAWC to Award Scholarships to High School Students

SUEZ and the National Association of Water Companies – New York Chapter will award  eight $3,000 scholarships to New York high school seniors who plan to pursue a degree in a water industry-related field.

Eastchester High School Going Green Club Recognized for Outstanding Contributions to Community For Westchester Parks Foundation Clean River Project

The Westchester Parks Foundation joined Westchester County Legislator Damon Maher at the Eastchester Board of Education Meeting on January 11, 2022, to present a proclamation to the Going Green Club of Eastchester High School and their faculty leader Jean-Marie Woods-Ray.

BHS Junior Wins Silver Medal, Honorable Mention for Art

Bronxville High School junior Andrew Doyle has won a silver medal and honorable mention for his artworks in the prestigious annual 2022 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards competition.

Iona College Announces Founding Dean of the NewYork-Presbyterian Iona School of Health Sciences

Iona College today announced that Kavita R. Dhanwada, Ph.D., has been named founding dean of the NewYork-Presbyterian Iona School of Health Sciences. Serving since 2017 as founding dean of the Borra College of Health Sciences at Dominican University in River Forest, Ill., Dhanwada is ideally positioned to develop Iona’s new premier school in collaboration with New York’s #1 hospital, as ranked by U.S. News & World Report. She joins Iona effective July 1, 2022.

Student-run play ‘Waiting Station’ takes stage at Bronxville High School

A group of talented Bronxville High School students produced “Waiting Station” as the first student-run play in the school’s history and presented it to the community on Feb. 11-12. The one-act, 30-minute play, written by award-winning playwright, poet and Bronxville teacher Franco D’Alessandro, explores the complexities of broken relationships.