Harborfields High School
Principal's Corner - by Dr. Rory J. Manning
“Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.”
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Our Graduation Ceremony will take place outside as scheduled.
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE CLASS OF 2015!!!
Congratulations to the Harborfields Theater Company and the cast and crew of The Addams Family on winning Best Musical at the HuntingTONY’S Awards Ceremony on Tuesday evening! Also winning their category were Jack Levenberg, Best Supporting Actor, Nikki Balducci, Best Supporting Actress, and Caroline Costello, Best Featured Actress. Congratulations to the entire Harborfields Theatre Company on all the wonderful nominations we received this year.
Our 2015 HuntingTony nominations are as follows:
Supporting Actor in a Play:
John Dwyer (various Characters) The Laramie Project
Jack Levenberg (various Characters) The Laramie Project
Supporting Actress in a Play:
Maeve Barth-Dwyer (various characters) The Laramie Project
Emma Kowalchuk (various characters) The Laramie Project
Lead Actor in a Musical:
Scott Huffman (Gomez) The Addams Family Musical
Supporting Actress in a Musical:
Mariel Stein (Alice) The Addams Family Musical
Nikki Balducci (Wednesday) The Addams Family Musical
Featured Actor in a Musical:
Finn MacDevitt (Fester) The Addams Family Musical
Featured Actress in a Musical:
Caroline Costello (Grandma) The Addams Family Musical
Best Female Vocalist:
Nikki Balducci (Wednesday) The Addams Family Musical
Best Technical Production
Best Orchestra Pit
HF Events on the Web: If you missed any of the recent ceremonies or events happening at HF, you can now view them on our Cube website by clicking here. Never miss another event again thanks to out Tornado News Team led by advisor, Mr. Ambrosio!
Veterans’ Appreciation at HF: Our AP Government students and our social studies coordinator, Mrs. Taylor, arranged a spectacular appreciation breakfast for our local veterans this week. Veterans from surrounding communities were invited to enjoy breakfast while our students enjoyed hearing about the experiences of our veterans in their service to our nation. Our students produced a video where students and staff shared their appreciation for our veterans, thanking them for their service. This event was truly enjoyed by all.
Earth Day Cleanup: Several Interact Club students volunteered to participate in the Annual Civic Association Earth Day Clean up at Pickle Park on April 26, 2015. Activities included raking, weeding, clean up, and planting. Thank you to the following students for their service: Paige Huffman, Billy Schimmel, Bridget McLoughlin, Lizzy Scheuerman, Kyle Inocco, Cole Walder, Donald Hollister, Vincent Castillo, Hannah Irgang, and Casandra Moisanu.
Envirothon Winners: The HF Envirothon team 1 placed 2nd in the county. Congratulations to Arianna Starost, Shannon Chiang, Shannon Nolan, Katherine Ryan and Pamela Best. The event consists of tests in Aquatics, Wildlife, Forestry, Soils and a presentation on Urban Forestry.
Science Award Winners: HF Senior Alisa Chang was honored last week at the Suffolk Section STANYS 40th Annual Science Awards. She was one of fifteen students honored as Outstanding Senior Science Students. Congratulations Alisa!
Memorial Day Parade: Congratulations and thank you to the members of our HF Marching Band and Kickline who performed at the Huntington Memorial Day Parade along with directors Ms. Scilla and Ms. DaSilva.
Prom Outside Guest Permission Slip: Seniors who would like to take a non-Harborfields High School student as a guest to the prom must complete our permission form. This form is available on our website and can be printed from any office.
Testing and Transportation Schedule: Please click here to view the June testing and transportation schedule.
Random Acts of Kindness: We are pleased to share that Alex Bertossi, Donasja Scott, Rose Lulay, Katie Young, Saffron Herbert and Zacharie Happel have been awarded a Random Acts of Kindness Award for being kind when they thought nobody was watching.
HF...There's an App for that! The HF Navigator App is Here!
The HF Mobile Computing Club is pleased to share that an App has been developed by our students, for our students. The HF Navigator App is available on the Apple iOS Store and on Android in Google Play. The App is free and contains many features such as links to resources for parents and students, daily announcements, staff directory, educational tools, and a bus finder application. There will be many updates throughout the year as our Mobile Computing Club students continue to develop new ideas. Download the HF Navigator App today and let us know what you think!
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A Look Ahead:
Special Announcements from our Guidance Department
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