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Somers High School Featured Seniors

May 15, 2022

SOMERS, N.Y. - As the Class of 2022 counts down to graduation, The Somers Record is proud to highlight a different group of seniors in each issue. For more information about participating, contact editor Tom Walogorsky at walogorsky@halstonmedia.com.

NOAH SAKS

Favorite TV show?

Teletubbies

What is something most people don’t know about you?

I’m in the process of ...

Somers High School Hosts Festival of the Arts

SOMERS, N.Y. - An artistic spectacle took place on April 21 at Somers High School with the return of the annual Festival of the Arts. 

Hosted virtually the two previous years, students, ranging from kindergarten to 12th grade, finally got the chance to showcase their creative talents in person once more. 

Amy Holder, Somers’s K-12 Fine and Applied Arts Department ...

Somers Schools Ready for Budget Vote and Board of Education Election

SOMERS, N.Y. - Next week, residents will vote on the district’s proposed $100,982,930 school budget for the 2022-23 fiscal year.

The spending plan represents a $3,499,787, or 3.59%, increase over the current $97,483,143 million budget. The budget will be supported by a tax levy of $84,353,192. That figure reflects an increase of $1,653,984, or 2 percent, over the current $82,699,208 ...

Cinco de Mayo in SMS World Language Classes

SOMERS, N.Y. - It was May 5, and that meant it was time to celebrate Cinco de Mayo. Somers Middle School World Language teachers used this annual Mexican American celebration to clear up misconceptions about its origin, discuss why it is celebrated and have a little fun with their students in the process.

Cinco de Mayo is celebrated each year to mark the victory of Mexican farmers over the ...

SEF’s Harlem Wizards Basketball Game Returns on May 13

SOMERS, N.Y. - Making lemonade from lemons. That’s what the Somers Education Foundation (SEF) did last spring in partnership with the Harlem Wizards and the Somers Central School District (SCSD) when the annual high-energy basketball game between the Wizards and the Somers Wiz-Busters (teachers and administrators) was canceled for the second consecutive year.

The Wizards, needing to ...

Somers High School Honor Roll for 3rd Quarter

SOMERS, N.Y. - Congratulations to all of the Somers High School students who were named to Honor Roll and High Honor Roll for the 3rd quarter! 

HONOR ROLL

9th Grade
Gentiana Ademaj, Gisele Allison, Nicholas Bachas, Valentina Baldo, Dean Barlanti, Derian Berisha, Landon Bleasdale, Peter Brennan, Madelaine Carey, Elena Casimir, Maximino Chanlatte, Jazlyn DeJesus, Adriana DiGiacomo, ...

Somers High School Featured Seniors

SOMERS, N.Y. - As the Class of 2022 counts down to graduation, The Somers Record is proud to highlight a different group of seniors in each issue. For more information about participating, contact editor Tom Walogorsky at walogorsky@halstonmedia.com.

Lily Carino

What three words would your friends use to describe you and your personality?

Passionate, glamorous, talented

Favorite ...

Proven Academic Success —Middle School through Graduate School

Sheptin Tutoring Group, the boutique tutoring company with offices in Chappaqua and New York City, has been in business for 15 years, delivering positive results for local students along with clients across the United States and abroad.

It offers private tutoring, group classes, courses for the SAT, ACT, AP exams, Regents review and more, and families turn to the well-known group of experts ...

SHS Names Honor Roll and High Honor Roll Students for Quarter 2

SOMERS, N.Y. - Congratulations to all of the Somers High School students who were named to the Honor Roll and High Honor Roll for Quarter 2!

HONOR ROLL

9th Grade

Adrianna Adelmann    
Gisele Allison    
Michael Arena                                        ...

SIS Fifth Graders Immersed in Farming at Hilltop Hanover

SOMERS, N.Y. - Blue skies and sunny weather made for perfect visits to the farm. Smells of soil, compost and the wet, cold noses of farm animals greeted eager and excited students.

In late April, Somers Intermediate School fifth graders traveled to Yorktown’s Hilltop Hanover Farm for their annual immersive field trip and learned about the sustainable organic practices used on the ...

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Spring Collection

May 6, 2022

A fashionista I am not. I have admitted that in the past, and I continue to do so now. Sure I know the ‘rules’ of fashion. Do not wear white after Labor Day, have your pocketbook match your shoes, change your pocketbook or tote according to the season and what type of make-up to wear for day and evening. Looking at me, you pick up fast that I do not apply any of it to myself.

I do ...

On Stage: Let’s Do the Twist

Aspiring playwrights are taught the use of reversal. Something unexpected happens that catches both the protagonist and the audience off guard and can lead to upending our expectations and the character’s subsequent actions. It’s also known as the “third act twist.”

Writer Lauren Gunderson has learned that lesson especially – and effectively – well. There is ...

Northwell Health Walk Returns to Westchester  

May 4, 2022

The event will benefit both Northern Westchester Hospital and Phelps Hospital

MOUNT KISCO, NY – The Northwell Health Walk will be on Sunday, May 22, at 10 a.m. at the Franklin D. Roosevelt State Park in Yorktown Heights and will unite thousands of people across five different New York locations who believe in supporting quality health care that’s close to home. And ...