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  • Friday, November 8, 2019, Cycle Day 2

    Posted by Tara Simon on 11/8/2019

    Today is Friday, November 8, 2019, Cycle Day 2

    Congratulations to the following South students who shared original poetry at Barnes & Noble last night, Kalilah Lawrence, Alyssa Roldan, Laura Ryerson and Devin Sia. Their beautiful and powerful work was well received by teachers, family, friends and Barnes & Noble shoppers.

    Club News

    • On Tuesday, November 12th from 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m., the Anime Club is hosting a Street Fighter Five Tournament in room 307.  Join us to play, or to cheer on your friends!  We will continue the tournament on Tuesday, November 19th if needed, to find out who will be our champion team!
    • If you love to sing then come join South's glee club, the Ambassadors. Ambassadors is a fun, upbeat group that is open to all South students.  We bring music and singing many places throughout Rockland County.  We meet every Tuesday after school until 3:00 p.m. in room 198. Join us for our first meeting on Tuesday and see Mr. Bonsignore in the music hallway if you have any questions.
    • Arcadia, South’s literary and arts magazine, will be meeting on Wednesday, November 13, in Mr. Sandomir’s room, room 335, at 2:10 p.m. 
    • If you are interested in a career in business, DECA is looking for new members. The last day to join is November 15th and applications are available in room 205.
    • Calling all students interested in math, Dr. DeWitt and her team from STAC will be back this year for "Girls Exploring Math" after school in Room 323 on Thursday, November 14th.  All are welcome to join us for pizza, prizes, and fun activities while learning more about math.  Learn about the Four Color Theorem and the beginning of computers in mathematics, and make your own Seven Colored Torus Infinity Scarf! For more information or to register, email Mrs. Pritts or see her in Room 323. Don't miss out!

    SPORTS

    Hockey News - The hockey helmets that were sent out have returned.  Please stop by the athletic office after 10:00 a.m. to pick them up.

    Student Athletes - If you are interested in playing athletics in college, Clarkstown Athletics will be hosting a must see presentation in our auditorium on November 19th at 6:00 p.m.  This presentation will focus on educating parents, students and coaches on how to best approach the college selection and recruitment process - starting with a simple, realistic and logical plan in trying to play at the next level. 

    PTSA News

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections. The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

     

    Remember to always work hard and be kind!

     

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  • Thursday, November 7, 2019, Cycle Day 1

    Posted by Tara Simon on 11/7/2019

    It's November-- so let's FALL into POETRY!

    Tonight, at 7:30 p.m., South Poets, along with poets from North, are invited to share their original poetry in the Cafe at Barnes & Noble in the Palisades Mall. Come join us, to hear amazing poetry, to cheer on your friends, and to share your own poetry!  To sign up to read, see Ms. Watkins or Ms. Weber -- or, just come to the mall and sign up when you arrive.   And everyone, please join us on tonight at Barnes & Noble at 7:30 pm for a wonderful evening of poetry!

    Picture retake day is today in the auditorium until to 2:00 p.m.  If you are retaking your photo, please bring your original packet with you.  If this is your first time this year, just show up during your free time.  No appointment is needed.

    Club News

    • There will be a WAC meeting today after school in room 225.  All are welcome. 
    • Hola! This is a message for all CURRENT World Language Honor Society If you are interested in being a World Language Honor Society Officer, then join us today room 226 after school.
    • Attention all ASSETS leadership club members will meet today at 2:00 p.m. in room 207.
    • The Radio Club will be meeting in room 170 after school today.  New members are welcome!
    • DECA will be selling cookies and pizza after school today. $2 per item.
    • Attention members of the United Way Club: Please log on to the Google Classroom to vote for president. The ballot will be active until this Friday. All other uncontested positions are also posted.
    • If you are interested in a career in business, DECA is looking for new members. The last day to join is November 15th and applications are available in room 205.
    • On Tuesday, November 12th from 2:00 p.m. -3:00 p.m., the Anime Club is hosting a Street Fighter Five Tournament in room 307.  Join us to play, or to cheer on your friends!  We will continue the tournament on Tuesday, November 19th if needed, to find out who will be our champion team!
    • Calling all students interested in math, Dr. DeWitt and her team from STAC will be back this year for "Girls Exploring Math" after school in Room 323 on Thursday, November 14th.  All are welcome to join us for pizza, prizes, and fun activities while learning more about math.  Learn about the Four Color Theorem and the beginning of computers in mathematics, and make your own Seven Colored Torus Infinity Scarf! For more information or to register, email Mrs. Pritts or see her in Room 323. Don't miss out!

    SPORTS 

    Basketball News - There will be a mandatory tryout meeting for all girls interested in playing Basketball on today at 2:00 p.m. in the cafeteria. Any questions, please see Coach Greg Bacalles.

    Student Athletes - If you are interested in playing athletics in college, Clarkstown Athletics will be hosting a must see presentation in our auditorium on November 19th at 6:00 p.m.  This presentation will focus on educating parents, students and coaches on how to best approach the college selection and recruitment process - starting with a simple, realistic and logical plan in trying to play at the next level. 

    PTSA News

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections. The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

    Remember to always work hard and be kind!

     

     

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  • Wednesday, November 6, 2019, Cycle Day 6

    Posted by Tara Simon on 11/6/2019

    It's November-- so let's FALL into POETRY!

    Tomorrow, at 7:30 p.m., South Poets, along with poets from North, are invited to share their original poetry in the Cafe at Barnes & Noble in the Palisades Mall. Come join us, to hear amazing poetry, to cheer on your friends, and to share your own poetry!  To sign up to read, see Ms. Watkins or Ms. Weber -- or, just come to the mall on Thursday and sign up when you arrive.   And everyone, please join us on Thursday at Barnes & Noble at 7:30 pm for a wonderful evening of poetry!

    Picture retake day is tomorrow in the auditorium from 7:25 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  If you are retaking your photo, please bring your original packet with you.  If this is your first time this year, just show up during your free time.  No appointment is needed.

     Club News

     All clubs members, please listen for your club to be announced for  a group photo during extended homeroom. 

    • Mock Trial will be meeting today after school in room 333.
    • DECA will meet today 2:05p.m. in the upper library and please bring your dues.
    • Robotics will meet today at 3:00 p.m. and Friday at 3:00 p.m.
    • There will be a Viking Voice newspaper meeting today after school at 2:05 in room 221.
    • Attention members of the United Way Club: Please log on to the Google Classroom to vote for president. The ballot will be active until this Friday. All other uncontested positions are also posted. 
    • Hola! This is a message for all CURRENT World Language Honor Society If you are interested in being a World Language Honor Society Officer, then join us in room 226 after school on Thursday, November 7th.
    • Recognizing Anxiety and Depression, otherwise known as RAD, is a club that focuses on emotional and mental health issues, both in ourselves and others. The club will have its first meeting of the year today at 2:00 p.m. in Ms. Solar’s office. The goal of the club is for students to educate themselves and those around them about mental health issues and coping skills. Please attend this meeting if you are interested in this topic or see Ms. Solar with questions!
    • Attention all ASSETS leadership club members, If you signed up for tomorrow’s training, please see Ms. Solar TODAY to pick up your pass! No students will be allowed in training without their pass! There is also an assets leadership club meeting tomorrow at 2:00 p.m. in room 207.
    • Calling all students interested in math, Dr. DeWitt and her team from STAC will be back this year for "Girls Exploring Math" after school in Room 323 on Thursday, November 14th.  All are welcome to join us for pizza, prizes, and fun activities while learning more about math.  Learn about the Four Color Theorem and the beginning of computers in mathematics, and make your own Seven Colored Torus Infinity Scarf! For more information or to register, email Mrs. Pritts or see her in Room 323. Don't miss out!

     

    SPORTS

    Swim & Dive News - Last night, the Clarkstown Girls Varsity Swimming & Diving team concluded their post season by placing 8th out of 43 teams at the 2019 Section 1 Swimming & Diving Championships.  In doing so, Francesca Arciniegas, Junior, placed top 8 in both of her individual events (200 yard Individual Medley and 100 yard Butterfly).  Grace Dwyer, Sophomore, placed top 8 in both of her individual events (200 yard Freestyle and 500 yard Freestyle).  For all of their efforts, they will be awarded "All-Section" honors and will compete at the 2019 NYS Championships.  Other team highlights include, Madison Chalfin, Sophomore, placed top 16 in the 1 meter diving event. 

    Basketball News - There will be a mandatory tryout meeting for all girls interested in playing Basketball on Thursday, November 7th at 2:00 p.m. in the cafeteria. Any questions, please see Coach Greg Bacalles.

    Student Athletes - If you are interested in playing athletics in college, Clarkstown Athletics will be hosting a must see presentation in our auditorium on November 19th at 6:00 p.m.  This presentation will focus on educating parents, students and coaches on how to best approach the college selection and recruitment process - starting with a simple, realistic and logical plan in trying to play at the next level. 

    PTSA News

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections. The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

     

    Remember to always work hard and be kind!

     

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  • Monday, November 4, 2019, Cycle Day 5

    Posted by Tara Simon on 11/4/2019

     

    It's November-- so let's FALL into POETRY!

    This Thursday, at 7:30 p.m., South Poets, along with poets from North, are invited to share their original poetry in the Cafe at Barnes & Noble in the Palisades Mall. Come join us, to hear amazing poetry, to cheer on your friends, and to share your own poetry!  To sign up to read, see Ms. Watkins or Ms. Weber -- or, just come to the mall on Thursday and sign up when you arrive.  And everyone, please join us THURSDAY at Barnes & Noble at 7:30 pm for a wonderful evening of poetry!

    Club News

    • Mock Trial will be meeting Wednesday after school in room 333.
    • DECA will meet at 2:05p.m. on Wednesday in the upper library.
    • Hola! This is a message for all CURRENT World Language Honor Society If you are interested in being a World Language Honor Society Officer, then join us in room 226 after school on Thursday, November 7th where we will discuss the opportunities further. 
    • Attention all ASSETS leadership club members, If you signed up for the training this Thursday, please see Ms. Solar TODAY to pick up your pass! There is also an assets leadership club meeting Thursday, November 7 at 2:00 p.m. in room 207. 
    • Recognizing Anxiety and Depression, otherwise known as RAD, is a club that focuses on emotional and mental health issues, both in ourselves and others. The club will have its first meeting of the year this Wednesday, November 6 at 2:00 p.m. in Ms. Solar’s office. The goal of the club is for students to educate themselves and those around them about mental health issues and coping skills. Please attend this meeting if you are interested in this topic or see Ms. Solar with questions!
    • Calling all studentsinterested in math, Dr. DeWitt and her team from STAC will be back this year for "Girls Exploring Math" after school in Room 323 on Thursday, November 14th.  All are welcome to join us for pizza, prizes, and fun activities while learning more about math.  Learn about the Four Color Theorem and the beginning of computers in mathematics, and make your own Seven Colored Torus Infinity Scarf! For more information or to register, email Mrs. Pritts or see her in Room 323. Don't miss out!

    SPORTS

    News from the Nurse - The school physician will be at the school for physicals on Wednesday November 6th 3:00 p.m. after school. Please sign up in the nurse’s office ahead of time. You may need to provide your own transportation home from school on that day.

    Student Athletes - If you are interested in playing athletics in college, Clarkstown Athletics will be hosting a must see presentation in our auditorium on November 19th at 6:00 p.m.  This presentation will focus on educating parents, students and coaches on how to best approach the college selection and recruitment process - starting with a simple, realistic and logical plan in trying to play at the next level. 

    Basketball News - There will be a mandatory tryout meeting for all girls interested in playing Basketball on Thursday, November 7th at 2:00 p.m. in the cafeteria. Any questions, please see Coach Greg Bacalles.

    Gymnastics News - There will be a meeting for all girls in grades 7-12 interested in joining the Varsity Gymnastics team today, November 4th at 4:15 p.m. in the far cafeteria at Felix Festa Middle School.  Please contact your school Athletic Office with any questions.

     

    PTSA News

    Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections. The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

     

    Remember to always work hard and be kind!

     

     

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  • Friday, November 1, 2019, Cycle Day 4

    Posted by Tara Simon on 11/1/2019

     

    Club News

    • The Robotics Club first meeting will be at 3:00 p.m. today in room 181 (the tech room near the auditorium).
    • The hip hop showcase is back! Come to our very own auditorium at 7:00 p.m. tonight and see great dancing! Admission is only $5.00 and please bring a canned good for People to People, please see Ms. Solar, Kelly Osorio or Claire Francois for more information!
    • Hola! This is a message for all CURRENT World Language Honor Society If you are interested in being a World Language Honor Society Officer, then join us in room 226 after school on Thursday, November 7th where we will discuss the opportunities further. 

    SPORTS

    News from the Nurse - The school physician will be at the school for physicals on Wednesday November 6th 3:00 p.m. after school. Please sign up in the nurse’s office ahead of time. You may need to provide your own transportation home from school on that day.

    Student Athletes - If you are interested in playing athletics in college, Clarkstown Athletics will be hosting a must see presentation in our auditorium on November 19th at 6:00 p.m.  This presentation will focus on educating parents, students and coaches on how to best approach the college selection and recruitment process - starting with a simple, realistic and logical plan in trying to play at the next level.

    Football News - Please wear red tonight to the last football game of the season at Nyack HS at 7:00 p.m. for the Red Ribbon Bowl Game.  The red you wear represents your support of a drug free youth and life.

    Volleyball News - Come support the boys varsity volleyball team tomorrow 6:00 p.m. at PACE University in their section game vs. Eastchester. 

    Basketball News - South girls basketball program will be holding a free basketball clinic for all girls on Saturday, November 2nd in the South Gym from 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.  Also, there will be a mandatory tryout meeting for all girls interested in playing Basketball on Thursday, November 7th at 2:00 p.m. in the cafeteria. Any questions, please see Coach Greg Bacalles.

    Gymnastics News - There will be a meeting for all girls in grades 7-12 interested in joining the Varsity Gymnastics team on Monday, November 4th at 4:15 p.m. in the far cafeteria at Felix Festa Middle School.  Please contact your school Athletic Office with any questions.

    PTSA News

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections. The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

     

    Remember to always work hard and be kind!

     

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  • Thursday, October 31, 2019, Cycle Day 3

    Posted by Tara Simon on 10/31/2019

    Club News

    • The Robotics Club first meeting will be at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, November 1 in room 181 (the tech room near the auditorium).
    • The hip hop showcase is back! Come to our very own auditorium at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, November 1 and see great dancing! Admission is only $5.00 and please bring a canned good for People to People, please see Ms. Solar, Kelly Osorio or Claire Francois for more information!
    • Hola! This is a message for all CURRENT World Language Honor Society If you are interested in being a World Language Honor Society Officer, then join us in room 226 after school on Thursday, November 7th where we will discuss the opportunities further. 

    SPORTS

    News from the Nurse - The school physician will be at the school for physicals on Wednesday November 6th 3:00 p.m. after school. Please sign up in the nurse’s office ahead of time. You may need to provide your own transportation home from school on that day.

    Student Athletes - If you are interested in playing athletics in college, Clarkstown Athletics will be hosting a must see presentation in our auditorium on November 19th at 6:00 p.m.  This presentation will focus on educating parents, students and coaches on how to best approach the college selection and recruitment process - starting with a simple, realistic and logical plan in trying to play at the next level.

    Basketball News - South girls basketball program will be holding a free basketball clinic for all girls on Saturday, November 2nd in the South Gym from 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.  Also, there will be a mandatory tryout meeting for all girls interested in playing Basketball on Thursday, November 7th at 2:00 p.m. in the cafeteria. Any questions, please see Coach Greg Bacalles.

    Softball News - Any softball player who did not get the wreath form, please see Coach Peterson in room 201. 

    Football News - Please wear red this Friday to the last football game of the season at Nyack HS at 7:00 p.m. for the Red Ribbon Bowl Game.  The red you wear represents your support of a drug free youth and life.

    Gymnastics News - There will be a meeting for all girls in grades 7-12 interested in joining the Varsity Gymnastics team on Monday, November 4th at 4:15 p.m. in the far cafeteria at Felix Festa Middle School.  Please contact your school Athletic Office with any questions.

    PTSA News

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections. The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

     

    Remember to always work hard and be kind!

     

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  • Wednesday, October 30, 2019, Cycle Day 2

    Posted by Tara Simon on 10/30/2019

    Today is Wednesday, October 30, 2019, Cycle Day 2

    Tomorrow is Halloween and in true Viking spirit we do not wear insulting costumes, masks, face paint, head covers or any type of indecent costumes and absolutely NO accessories are permitted.  Thank you for your cooperation in keeping this a safe Halloween.  

    Club News

    • Congratulations to all the contestants in yesterday’s annual math scavenger hunt:

    ALONG PATH A: First Place:  Rishi Astra and Devan Shah

                                Second Place:  Mia Dolan and Karen Sabile

    ALONG PATH B: First Place: Rajhan Lakhani and Nadia Roy

                                Second Place: Noel Nyamaveya and Shon Thomas

    Thank you to the many volunteers and South teachers in sharing their classrooms as an integral part of the math contest.

     

    • Mock Trial will be meeting today after school in room 333.
    • There will be a DECA meeting today after school at 2:05 p.m. in the upper library! We will be finalizing your competition selections today, and we also have a little surprise for our paid members! If you haven’t already, please hand in your dues at today’s meeting! We hope to see you there!
    • There is a mandatory Viking Connection Mentor meeting directly after school today in the Upper Library.
    • Art Club celebrates fall! Come join us in room 340, right after school today. Remember everyone is welcome to attend. Bring a friend and come celebrate with us. 
    • The Robotics Club first meeting will be at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, November 1 in room 181 (the tech room near the auditorium).
    • The hip hop showcase is back! Come to our very own auditorium at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, November 1 and see great dancing! Admission is only $5.00 and please bring a canned good for People to People, please see Ms. Solar, Kelly Osorio or Claire Francois for more information!
    • Hola! This is a message for all CURRENT World Language Honor Society If you are interested in being a World Language Honor Society Officer, then join us in room 226 after school on Thursday, November 7th where we will discuss the opportunities further. 

     

    SPORTS 

    Track News - Yesterday the boys and girls cross country teams competed in the Rockland County Championships. The vast majority of the team earned personal bests in hard fought races in the rain. Congratulations go out to sophomore, Kieran Dudek and freshman, Julian Rime for both earning All-League titles.

    Soccer News – JV soccer girls, please return your pinney to Coach Peterson in room 201, asap.

    Bowling News - There will be a mandatory preseason bowling meeting at New City Bowl tonight at 5:00 p.m. for any athletes interested in trying out for the team this year.

    Basketball News - Girls basketball open gym is tonight from 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.  In addition, South girls basketball program will be holding a free basketball clinic for all girls on Saturday, November 2nd at South Gym from 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.  If interested, please see Coach Greg Bacalles.

    Softball News -Any softball player who did not get the wreath form, please see Coach Peterson in room 201. 

    Football News - Please wear red this Friday to the last football game of the season at Nyack HS at 7:00 p.m. for the Red Ribbon Bowl Game.  The red you wear represents your support of a drug free youth and life.

    Gymnastics News - There will be a meeting for all girls in grades 7-12 interested in joining the Varsity Gymnastics team on Monday, November 4th at 4:15 p.m. in the far cafeteria at Felix Festa Middle School.  Please contact your school Athletic Office with any questions.

     

    PTSA News

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections. The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

     

    Remember to always work hard and be kind!

     

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  • Tuesday, October 29, 2019, Cycle Day 1

    Posted by Tara Simon on 10/29/2019

    Today is Tuesday, October 29, 2019, Cycle Day 1

    Attention all AP students:  Fee’s will be collected today during extended homeroom in the library.

    Guidance News

    There will be an extended homeroom for all freshman today.

    Club News

    • South's Gay Straight Trans Alliance, or GSTA, will be having their first official meeting today during extended homeroom in room 321A, Ms. Seery's office. Everyone is welcome.
    • The United Way club will have a short meeting today during extended homeroom in room 330. 
    • If you love to sing then come join South's glee club, THE AMBASSADORS. Ambassadors is a fun, upbeat group that is open to all South students.  We bring music and singing many places throughout Rockland County.  We meet today after school until 3:00 p.m. in room 198.
    • Interested in learning about the cultural background of Clarkstown South? Want to spread minority awareness? If so join the Minority Student Union! First meeting is today, in room 206 at 2:05 p.m.
    • Arcadia is South's award winning art and literature magazine. If you are interested in creative writing, art, photography or publishing, this may be the club for you. All are welcome to attend our first informational meeting after school at 2:05 p.m. in room 221 tomorrow. You can see Ms. DiSavino in room 221 or Mr. Sandomir in room 335 with any questions. 
    • Mock Trial will be meeting tomorrow after school in room 333.
    • DECA will meet after school tomorrow and dues are due!
    • Come celebrate the arrival of falltomorrow at Art Club. That's tomorrow at 2:00 p.m. in art room 340. New members are always welcome to join.
    • The Robotics Club first meeting will be at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, November 1 in room 181 (the tech room near the auditorium) – not Thursday as announced yesterday.
    • The hip hop showcase is back! Come to our very own auditorium at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, November 1 and see great dancing! Admission is only $5.00 and please bring a canned good for People to People, please see Ms. Solar, Kelly Osorio or Claire Francois for more information!

    SPORTS

    Swim and Dive News - Last night, the Clarkstown Girls Varsity Swimming & Diving team was very successful at the 2019 Rockland County Swimming & Diving Championships as they placed second in the county. Way to go girls!

    Bowling News - There will be a mandatory preseason bowling meeting at New City Bowl on Wednesday 10/30 at 5:00 p.m. for any athletes interested in trying out for the team this year.

    Basketball News - Girls basketball open gym will be held on Wednesday from 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.  In addition, South girls basketball program will be holding a free basketball clinic for all girls on Saturday, November 2nd at South Gym from 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.  If interested, please see Coach Greg Bacalles.

    PTSA News

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections. The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

     

    Remember to always work hard and be kind!

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  • Monday, October 28, 2019, Cycle Day 6

    Posted by Tara Simon on 10/28/2019

    Today is Monday, October 28, 2019, Cycle Day 6

    Attention all AP students:  Fee’s will be collected during extended homeroom in the library tomorrow.

    Club News

    • There will be a USO Club meeting in room 307 after school today. The USO supports military service members and their families.
    • There is a mandatory meeting for all veteran and new peer leaders today at 2:00 p.m. in 305.
    • If you love to sing then come join South's glee club, THE AMBASSADORS. Ambassadors is a fun, upbeat group that is open to all South students.  We bring music and singing many places throughout Rockland County.  We meet every Tuesday after school until 3:00 p.m. in room 198.
    • South's Gay Straight Trans Alliance, or GSTA, will be having their first official meeting tomorrow during extended homeroom in room 321A, Ms. Seery's office. Everyone is welcome.
    • Interested in learning about the cultural background of Clarkstown South? Want to spread minority awareness? If so join the Minority Student Union! First meeting is tomorrow, in room 206 at 2:05 p.m.
    • Arcadia is South's award winning art and literature magazine. If you are interested in creative writing, art, photography or publishing, this may be the club for you. All are welcome to attend our first informational meeting after school at 2:05 p.m. in room 221 on Wednesday, October 30th. You can see Ms. DiSavino in room 221 or Mr. Sandomir in room 335 with any questions. 
    • DECA will meet after school on Wednesday and dues are due! Also, DECA will be selling pizza and cookies today after school in the main lobby.
    • The Robotics Club first meeting will be 3:00 p.m. Thursday, October 31 in Mr. Kelvas's room.
    • Come celebrate the arrival of fallthis Wednesday at Art Club. That's this Wednesday 2:00 p.m. in art room 340. New members are always welcome to join.
    • The hip hop showcase is back! Come to our very own auditorium at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, November 1 and see great dancing! Admission is only $5.00 and please bring a canned good for People to People, please see Ms. Solar, Kelly Osorio or Claire Francois for more information!

    SPORTS

    Swim and Dive News – This past weekend, the Clarkstown Girls Varsity Swimming & Diving team was successful at the 2019 Section 1 Swimming & Diving Championships as they placed third overall out of ten teams.  In doing so, Francesca Arciniegas, Junior, was a double winner in both 100 yard Freestyle and 100 yard Backstroke events.  Her final time in the 100 yard Backstroke event is a new team record!  Grace Dwyer, Sophomore, placed second 200 yard Individual Medley and 100 yard Backstroke events. For all of their efforts, they will be awarded "All-League" honors and qualified to compete in the New York State Championships.

    Wrestling News - Wrestling pre-season informational meeting will be held tomorrow at 7:10 a.m. in the wrestling room.  All interested are welcome to attend.

    Bowling News - There will be a mandatory preseason bowling meeting at New City Bowl on Wednesday 10/30 at 5:00 for any athletes interested in trying out for the team this year.

    Basketball News - Girls basketball open gym will be held Monday and Wednesday this week 6:00 p.m. -7:30 p.m.  In addition, South girls basketball program will be holding a free basketball clinic for all girls on
    Saturday, November 2nd at South Gym from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.  If interested, please see Coach Greg Bacalles

    PTSA News

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections. The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

     

    Remember to always work hard and be kind!

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  • Friday, October 25, 2019, Cycle Day 5

    Posted by Tara Simon on 10/25/2019

    Today is Friday, October 25, 2019, Cycle Day 5

     

    ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS- The annual "Students Against Destructive Decisions" Conference will be on Friday November 8th at St Thomas Aquinas College. This conference focuses on building leadership skills to encourage making positive choices. Some workshops include; Mental health wellness; body image; family attitudes and substance abuse; and guided relaxation techniques.  If any student is interested in attending this student leadership conference then please see Ms Seery in Room 321A. Any student is welcome to attend.  The cost is $15 per student which includes breakfast and lunch.

    Club News

    • The Robotics Club first meeting will be 3:00 p.m. next Thursday, October 31 in Mr. Kelvas's room.
    • If you love to sing then come join South's glee club, THE AMBASSADORS. Ambassadors is a fun, upbeat group that is open to ALL South students.  We bring music and singing many places throughout Rockland County.  We meet every Tuesday after school until 3pm in room 198...join us for our first meeting on Tuesday and see Mr. Bonsignore in the music hallway if you have any questions.
    • Attention all Assets leaders and dog lovers if you are willing to provide a baked good to the Camp Bow Wow Howl-A-ween Doggy Costume Contest see Ms. Solar, asap.
    • Attention all 9th and 10th grade students - Are you interested in learning more about the European Union and the Euro and compete in a regional student competition with regards to changes in the European Nation.  If so, see Mrs. Balducci in the Social Studies Office by Friday October 25th.  
    • South's Gay Straight Trans Alliance, or GSTA, will be having their first official meeting on Tuesday, October 29th during extended homeroom in room 321A, Ms. Seery's office. Everyone is welcome. Come as you are.
    • Interested in learning about the cultural background of Clarkstown South? Want to spread minority awareness? If so join the Minority Student Union! First meeting is next Tuesday, October 29th in room 206 at 2:05 p.m.
    • Best Buddies is an inclusionary club where mainstream students join SPIRIT and STRIVE students in activities outside the school day. Our first Best Buddies activity will be Monday, October 28th, at 5 Wits, interactive gaming complex, in the Palisades Mall from 3:00-4:15 p.m. For students who are interested, please stop by room 171 and speak to either Mrs. Steinberg, Mrs. DeVitzio, or Mr. Login for a permission slip.
    • There will be a USO Club meeting in room 307 after school on Monday, October 28th. The USO supports military service members and their families. If you are interested in becoming a part of this organization, please attend the meeting on the 28th. 
    • There is a mandatory meeting for all veteran and new peer leaders on Monday, October 28 at 2 p.m. in 305.
    • Arcadia is South's award winning art and literature magazine. If you are interested in creative writing, art, photography or publishing, this may be the club for you. All are welcome to attend our first informational meeting after school at 2:05 p.m. in room 221 on Wednesday, October 30th. You can see Ms. DiSavino in room 221 or Mr. Sandomir in room 335 with any questions. 
    • The hip hop showcase is back! Come to our very own auditorium at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, November 1 and see great dancing! Admission is only $5.00 and please bring a canned good for People to People, please see Ms. Solar, Kelly Osorio or Claire Francois for more information!

    SPORTS

    Volley Ball News - Congratulations to the Boys Varsity Volleyball team on sweeping North in last night’s game. The boys will play in sections at Pace University on Saturday, November 2nd at 6:00 p.m., come support us in our fight for another section title!

    Wrestling News - Wrestling pre-season informational meeting will be held on Tuesday, October 29 at 7:10 a.m. in the wrestling room.  All interested are welcome to attend. 

    Basketball News - All girls interested in playing girls basketball this season MUST attend a pre-season meeting on Friday, October 25 at 2:00 p.m. in the cafeteria. Any questions, please contact Coach Greg Bacalles.

    Bowling News - There will be a mandatory preseason bowling meeting at New City Bowl on Wednesday 10/30 at 5:00 for any athletes interested in trying out for the team this year.

    To all AP students:  Fee’s will be collected during extended homeroom in the library on Tuesday, October 29th.

    PTSA News

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections. The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22. 

    Remember to always work hard and be kind!

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  • Thursday, October 24, 2019, Cycle Day 4

    Posted by Tara Simon on 10/24/2019

    Today is Thursday, October 24, 2019, Cycle Day 4

     

    Honor Society photos will be taken during extended homeroom.  Please wait for your group to be announced before proceeding to the Auditorium.

     

    ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS- The annual "Students Against Destructive Decisions" Conference will be on Friday November 8th at St Thomas Aquinas College. This conference focuses on building leadership skills to encourage making positive choices. Some workshops include; Mental health wellness; body image; family attitudes and substance abuse; and guided relaxation techniques.  If any student is interested in attending this student leadership conference then please see Ms Seery in Room 321A. Any student is welcome to attend.  The cost is $15 per student which includes breakfast and lunch.

    Club News

    • Politics in America will be meeting today to discuss secretary elections. If you are interested in running, you must attend. The meeting will be after school in Room 301 and refreshments will be provided. We hope to see you there!
    • There will be a HOSA club member meeting today after school in the planetarium. Yes, that's the planetarium! See you there!
    • Come to Cultural Club's first meeting today afterschool in Room 227 to learn about the diversity of our school and the world!
    • Art Club officers mark your calendar! There will be a mandatory art club officers meeting in room 340 today at 2:00 p.m.  Be prompt and well prepared with your ideas for day one.
    • Attention all Assets leaders and dog lovers if you are willing to provide a baked good to the Camp Bow Wow Howl-A-ween Doggy Costume Contest see Ms. Solar, asap.
    • Attention all 9th and 10th grade students - Are you interested in learning more about the European Union and the Euro and compete in a regional student competition with regards to changes in the European Nation.  If so, see Mrs. Balducci in the Social Studies Office by Friday October 25th.  
    • South's Gay Straight Trans Alliance, or GSTA, will be having their first official meeting on Tuesday, October 29th during extended homeroom in room 321A, Ms. Seery's office. Everyone is welcome. Come as you are.
    • Interested in learning about the cultural background of Clarkstown South? Want to spread minority awareness? If so join the Minority Student Union! First meeting is next Tuesday, October 29th in room 206 at 2:05 p.m.
    • Best Buddies is an inclusionary club where mainstream students join SPIRIT and STRIVE students in activities outside the school day. Our first Best Buddies activity will be Monday, October 28th, at 5 Wits, interactive gaming complex, in the Palisades Mall from 3:00-4:15 p.m. For students who are interested, please stop by room 171 and speak to either Mrs. Steinberg, Mrs. DeVitzio, or Mr. Login for a permission slip.
    • There will be a USO Club meeting in room 307 after school on Monday, October 28th. The USO supports military service members and their families. If you are interested in becoming a part of this organization, please attend the meeting on the 28th. 
    • There is a mandatory meeting for all veteran and new peer leaders on Monday, October 28 at 2 p.m. in 305.
    • Arcadia is South's award winning art and literature magazine. If you are interested in creative writing, art, photography or publishing, this may be the club for you. All are welcome to attend our first informational meeting after school at 2:05 p.m. in room 221 on Wednesday, October 30th. You can see Ms. DiSavino in room 221 or Mr. Sandomir in room 335 with any questions. 
    • The hip hop showcase is back! Come to our very own auditorium at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, November 1 and see great dancing! Admission is only $5.00 and please bring a canned good for People to People, please see Ms. Solar, Kelly Osorio or Claire Francois for more information!

    SPORTS

    Field Hockey News - South field hockey defeated John Jay East Fishkill 2-1 in the first round of sections.  Isabella O'Hara and Taylor Moore had goals, and Aine Keaney had two assists. Aisling Donnelly and Erin Bacalles had excellent games at midfield.

    Swim and Dive News - Last night, the Clarkstown Girls Varsity Swimming & Diving team completed the regular season with a win over New Rochelle High School.  They successfully defeated the Huguenots by the final score of 95 to 88.  The team's final dual meet record is 7-2 for the 2019 season. In doing so, Grace Dwyer, Sophomore, was a double individual event winner in the 200 yard freestyle and 500 yard freestyle events. Francesca Arciniegas, Junior, was a double individual event winner in the 200 yard individual medley and 100 yard backstroke events. Madison Chalfin, Sophomore, was an individual event winner in the 1 meter diving event.

    Wrestling News - Wrestling pre-season informational meeting will be held on Tuesday, October 29 at 7:10 a.m. in the wrestling room.  All interested are welcome to attend.

    Fencing News - Students interested in joining the fencing team are welcome to attend an informational meeting today at 2:15 p.m. in the Main Lobby. Fencing is a coed sport and our team is a combined South/North team. No experience in the sport is necessary. If you are interested, come check it out.

    Winter Track News – All students interested in Winter Track, please attend a meeting today during extended homeroom in Cafeteria 103/104.

    Basketball News - All girls interested in playing girls basketball this season MUST attend a pre-season meeting on Friday, October 25 at 2:00 p.m. in the cafeteria. Any questions, please contact Coach Greg Bacalles.

    Bowling News - There will be a mandatory preseason bowling meeting at New City Bowl on Wednesday 10/30 at 5:00 for any athletes interested in trying out for the team this year.

    Guidance Counseling News - Penn State admissions representative will be here today at 9:00 a.m. in the upper library.  All students interested in Penn State and the admission process, please proceed to the upper library at the end of extended homeroom. 

    To all AP students:  Fee’s will be collected during extended homeroom in the library on Tuesday, October 29th.

    PTSA News

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections. The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

     

    Remember to always work hard and be kind!

     

     

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  • Wednesday, October 23, 2019, Cycle Day 3

    Posted by Tara Simon on 10/23/2019

    Today is Wednesday, October 23, 2019, Cycle Day 3

    ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS- The annual "Students Against Destructive Decisions" Conference will be on Friday November 8th at St Thomas Aquinas College. This conference focuses on building leadership skills to encourage making positive choices. Some workshops include; Mental health wellness; body image; family attitudes and substance abuse; and guided relaxation techniques.  If any student is interested in attending this student leadership conference then please see Ms Seery in Room 321A. Any student is welcome to attend.  The cost is $15 per student which includes breakfast and lunch.

     

    Mr. Wedvik is pleased to announce the

    The Royal Mole Court

    2019-2020

     

    Mole King:          John Walters

    Mole Queen:       Liz Dwyer

    Mole Prince:       Gabriel Dong

    Mole Princess:   Sharon Saji

    Mole Knight:       Rajan Lakhani

    Mole Jester:        Christian Paucar

     

    Congratulations to the Royal Mole Court! 

    Remember: if you have a moleyou have a lot! 

    Happy Mole Day!

     

    Club News

    • Viking Voice, Clarkstown South's newspaper, will be hosting an informational meeting today at 2:05 p.m. in room 221. Please join us to learn more about becoming a contributor to our print and digital newspapers. You can see Ms. DiSavino in room 221 if you have any questions, or if you can't make the meeting but would like to learn more.
    • Mock Trial will be meeting today in room 333 
    • Attention Academic League will have our first practice today in room 150 at 2:15 p.m.
    • There is a DECA meeting today in the upper library at 2:05 p.m. We will be discussing our competition and other upcoming events for our chapter. Be sure to bring in your chapter dues so you can get a head start on picking the right competition for you! That's DECA today in the upper library. You don’t want to miss it, let’s take care of business!
    • Come to Cultural Club's first meeting Thursday afterschool in Room 227 to learn about the diversity of our school and the world!
    • Art Club officers mark your calendar! There will be a mandatory art club officers meeting in room 340 tomorrow right after school at 2:00 p.m.  Be prompt and well prepared with your ideas for day one.
    • Attention all 9th and 10th grade students - Are you interested in learning more about the European Union and the Euro and compete in a regional student competition with regards to changes in the European Nation.  If so, see Mrs. Balducci in the Social Studies Office by Friday October 25th.  
    • South's Gay Straight Trans Alliance, or GSTA, will be having their first official meeting on Tuesday, October 29th during extended homeroom in room 321A, Ms. Seery's office. Everyone is welcome. Come as you are.
    • Interested in learning about the cultural background of Clarkstown South? Want to spread minority awareness? If so join the Minority Student Union! First meeting is next Tuesday, October 29th in room 206 at 2:05 p.m.
    • Best Buddies is an inclusionary club where mainstream students join SPIRIT and STRIVE students in activities outside the school day. Our first Best Buddies activity will be Monday, October 28th, at 5 Wits, interactive gaming complex, in the Palisades Mall from 3:00-4:15 p.m. For students who are interested, please stop by room 171 and speak to either Mrs. Steinberg, Mrs. DeVitzio, or Mr. Login for a permission slip.
    • There will be a USO Club meeting in room 307 after school on Monday, October 28th. The USO supports military service members and their families. If you are interested in becoming a part of this organization, please attend the meeting on the 28th. 
    • There is a mandatory meeting for all veteran and new peer leaders on Monday, October 28 at 2 p.m. in 305.
    • Arcadia is South's award winning art and literature magazine. If you are interested in creative writing, art, photography or publishing, this may be the club for you. All are welcome to attend our first informational meeting after school at 2:05 p.m. in room 221 on Wednesday, October 30th. You can see Ms. DiSavino in room 221 or Mr. Sandomir in room 335 with any questions. 
    • The hip hop showcase is back! Come to our very own auditorium at 7:00 p.m. n Friday, November 1 and see great dancing! Admission is only $5.00 and please bring a canned good for People to People, please see Ms. Solar, Kelly Osorio or Claire Francois for more information!

    SPORTS

    Skiing News –There is an Informational ski meeting for athletes and parents today at 6:00 p.m. in the Clarkstown South cafeteria.

    Fencing News - Students interested in joining the fencing team are welcome to attend an informational meeting on Thursday, October 24th at 2:15 p.m. in the Main Lobby. Fencing is a coed sport and our team is a combined South/North team. No experience in the sport is necessary. If you are interested, come check it out.

    Winter Track News – All students interested in Winter Track, please attend a meeting on Thursday, October 24 during extended homeroom in Cafeteria 103/104.

    Basketball News - All girls interested in playing girls basketball this season MUST attend a pre-season meeting on Friday, October 25 at 2:00 p.m. in the cafeteria. Any questions, please contact Coach Greg Bacalles.

    Bowling News - There will be a mandatory preseason bowling meeting at New City Bowl on Wednesday 10/30 at 5:00 for any athletes interested in trying out for the team this year.

    Guidance Counseling News - Penn State admissions representative will be here tomorrow morning at 9:00 a.m. in the upper library.  All students interested in Penn State and the admission process, proceed to the upper library at the end of extended homeroom. 

    To all AP students:  Fee’s will be collected during extended homeroom in the library on Tuesday, October 29th.

    Community Updates

    • The Clarkstown Music Department is putting on its 6th annual concert tomorrow at Felix Festa from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Admission to the concert is by donation to help students participate fully in all aspects of the instrumental music program. It’s an incredible celebration of music, good for the whole family! We hope to see you there! 

    PTSA News

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections. The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

     

    Remember to always work hard and be kind!

     

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  • Tuesday, October 22, 2019, Cycle Day 2

    Posted by Tara Simon on 10/22/2019

    Today is Tuesday, October 22, 2019, Cycle Day 2

    There are college tables in the lobby during extended homeroom today.

     

    To all AP students:  Fee’s will be collected during extended homeroom in the library today and next Tuesday.  

    Club News

    • It's time to start preparing for the National History Day  There will be a meeting after school today in room 301. All students who are interested in competing in National History Day this year must attend. See Mrs.Young in room 301 with any questions.
    • Hey Vikings! It’s time to join DECA, South's largest business club! We will meet tomorrow after school in the upper library at 2:05 p.m. Sign-up sheets can be found outside of room 205. If business is for you, then DECA is what you got to do! 
    • Viking Voice, Clarkstown South's newspaper, will be hosting an informational meeting tomorrow, Wednesday, October 23 at 2:05 p.m. in room 221. Please join us to learn more about becoming a contributor to our print and digital newspapers. You can see Ms. DiSavino in room 221 if you have any questions, or if you can't make the meeting but would like to learn more. 
    • Mock Trial will be meeting tomorrow in room 333.
    • Attention Academic League will have our first practice tomorrow. Come to Room 150 at 2:15 p.m.
    • Come to Cultural Club's first meeting Thursdayafterschool in Room 227 to learn about the diversity of our school and the world!
    • Art Club officers mark your calendar! There will be a mandatory art club officers meeting in room 340 tomorrow right after school at 2:00 p.m.  Be prompt and well prepared with your ideas for day one.
    • Attention all 9th and 10th grade students - Are you interested in learning more about the European Union and the Euro and compete in a regional student competition with regards to changes in the European Nation.  If so, see Mrs. Balducci in the Social Studies Office by Friday October 25th.  
    • Best Buddies is an inclusionary club where mainstream students join SPIRIT and STRIVE students in activities outside the school day. Our first Best Buddies activity will be Monday, October 28th, at 5 Wits, interactive gaming complex, in the Palisades Mall from 3:00-4:15 p.m. For students who are interested, please stop by room 171 and speak to either Mrs. Steinberg, Mrs. DeVitzio, or Mr. Login for a permission slip.
    • Arcadia is South's award winning art and literature magazine. If you are interested in creative writing, art, photography or publishing, this may be the club for you. All are welcome to attend our first informational meeting after school at 2:05 p.m. in room 221 on Wednesday, October 30th. You can see Ms. DiSavino in room 221 or Mr. Sandomir in room 335 with any questions. 
    • There will be a USO Club meeting in room 307 after school on Monday, October 28th. The USO supports military service members and their families. If you are interested in becoming a part of this organization, please attend the meeting on the 28th. 
    • There is a mandatory meeting for all veteran and new peer leaders on Monday, October 28 at 2 p.m. in 305.
    • The hip hop showcase is back! Come to our very own auditorium at 7:00 p.m. n Friday, November 1 and see great dancing! Admission is only $5.00 and please bring a canned good for People to People, please see Ms. Solar, Kelly Osorio or Claire Francois for more information!

    SPORTS

    If you would like to play a winter sport, the Winter Sports sign-up link is on the school's main webpage or you may stop in the nurse's office with questions.

    Winter Track News – All students interested in Winter Track, please attend a meeting on Thursday, October 24 during extended homeroom in Cafeteria 103/104.

    Basketball News - All girls interested in playing girls basketball this season MUST attend a pre-season meeting on Friday Oct.25 at 2:00 p.m. in the cafeteria. Any questions, please contact Coach Greg Bacalles

    Skiing News –There is an Informational ski meeting for athletes and parents tomorrow at 6:00 p.m. in the Clarkstown South cafeteria.

     Fencing News - Students interested in joining the fencing team are welcome to attend an informational meeting on Thursday, October 24th at 2:15 p.m. in the Main Lobby. Fencing is a coed sport and our team is a combined South/North team. No experience in the sport is necessary. If you are interested, come check it out.

    Community Updates

    • The Clarkstown Music Department is putting on its 6th annual concert tomorrow at Felix Festa from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Admission to the concert is by donation to help students participate fully in all aspects of the instrumental music program. It’s an incredible celebration of music, good for the whole family! We hope to see you there! 

    PTSA News

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections. The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

     

    Remember to always work hard and be kind!

     

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  • Monday, October 21, 2019 Cycle Day 1

    Posted by Tara Simon on 10/21/2019

    Today is Monday, October 21, 2019, Cycle Day 1

    Congratulations to Nora Sama, Ann Mathew, and Devan Shah, our Hispanic Heritage Month winners!

     

    Club News

    • It's time to start preparing for the National History Day  There will be a meeting after school on Tuesday in room 301. All students who are interested in competing in National History Day this year must attend. See Mrs.Young in room 301 with any questions.

     

    • Best Buddies is an inclusionary club where mainstream students join SPIRIT and STRIVE students in activities outside the school day. Our first Best Buddies activity will be Monday, October 28th, at 5 Wits, interactive gaming complex, in the Palisades Mall from 3:00-4:15 p.m. For students who are interested, please stop by room 171 and speak to either Mrs. Steinberg, Mrs. DeVitzio, or Mr. Login for a permission slip.

     

    • Hey Vikings! It’s time to join DECA, South's largest business club! We will meet this Wednesday after school in the upper library at 2:05 p.m. Sign-up sheets can be found outside of room 205. If business is for you, then DECA is what you got to do! 

     

    • Art Club officers mark your calendar! There will be a mandatory art club officers meeting in room 340 on Wednesday, October 23rd right after school at 2:00 p.m.  Be prompt and well prepared with your ideas for day one.

     

    • There will be a meeting for any student interested in being a part of the United Way Club on Tuesday, October 22nd in room 330 during extended homeroom. The United Way Club works together on programs to improve the lives of people in our community. Come be a part of this important organization.

     

    • Arcadia is South's award winning art and literature magazine. If you are interested in creative writing, art, photography or publishing, this may be the club for you. All are welcome to attend our first informational meeting after school at 2:05 p.m. in room 221 on Wednesday, October 30th. You can see Ms. DiSavino in room 221 or Mr. Sandomir in room 335 with any questions. 

     

    • Attention Academic League.

    We will have our first practice this Wednesday Oct. 23rd.     Come to Room 150 at 2:15.

     

    • The INTERACT club will meet in room 207 today at 2PM.  All are welcome to join this community service club.  We are looking for new members to help out with community holiday events! 

     

    • The hip hop showcase is back! Come to our very own auditorium at 7:00 on Friday, November 1 and see great dancing! Admission is only $5.00 and please bring a canned good for People to People…see Ms. Solar, Kelly Osorio or Claire Francois for more information!

     

    SPORTS

     

    If you would like to play a winter sport, the Winter Sports sign-up link is on the school's main webpage or you may stop in the nurse's office with questions.

     

    Skiing News –There is an Informational ski meeting for athletes and parents on October 23 at 6:00 p.m. in the Clarkstown South cafeteria.

     

    Fencing News - Students interested in joining the fencing team are welcome to attend an informational meeting on Thursday, October 24th at 2:15 p.m. in the Main Lobby. Fencing is a coed sport and our team is a combined South/North team. No experience in the sport is necessary. If you are interested, come check it out.

     

    The JV Field Hockey team beat visiting Clarkstown North on Sat 10/19 1-0. Grace O’Hara scored for the lady Vikings. Goalie Ashley Ramirez-Gonzalez had five saves.

    The JV Field Hockey team beat visiting North Rockland on Thur 10/17 4-0. Nicole DiFalco scored off a corner assisted by Fiona Doherty. Annie McCullagh scored two goals, and Ella St Louis had one goal. Grace O’Hara, and Rebecca Friedland both had assists for the Lady Vikings. Goalie Ashley Ramirez-Gonzalez had three saves.

     

    Community Updates

     

    • The Clarkstown Music Department is putting on its 6th annual concert, October 23rd at Felix Festa from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Admission to the concert is by donation to help students participate fully in all aspects of the instrumental music program. It’s an incredible celebration of music, good for the whole family! We hope to see you there! 

     

    PTSA News

     

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections. The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

     

    Remember to always work hard and be kind!

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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  • Friday, October 18, 2019, Cycle Day 6

    Posted by Tara Simon on 10/18/2019

    Today is Friday, October 18, 2019, Cycle Day 6

    Congratulations to the following students who were recognized by Rockland Community College and received the Hispanic Heritage awards on October 16th:

    Jonathan Alejandro, Jada Anthony, Jose Criollo-Torres, Priscilla Diaz, Juan Duy Duchi, Sean Gilroy, Michael Gutierrez, Julia Lugo, Blake Matos, Brooklyn Mazur, Christine De Feo, Jolie Falcon-Santiago, Emily Lema, Mia Montes, Kelly Osorio, Nagely Quito, Jolie Riak, Alyssa Roldan, Andrew Scerbo, Emmie Then, John Trifiletti, Suzane Vazquez, Kate Yarleque, Tamara Pichardo, Ryan Rivera, Dariana Saavedra and Stephanie Santos.

    Guidance News – A representative for Boston University will be here to speak with students in the upper library at 9:00 a.m.  Students who are interested in learning and speaking to the Boston University Rep should go to the upper library at the end of 2nd period.

    Club News

    • Best Buddies is an inclusionary club where mainstream students join SPIRIT and STIVE students in activities outside the school day. Our first Best Buddies activity will be Monday, October 28th, at 5 Wits, interactive gaming complex, in the Palisades Mall from 3:00-4:15 p.m. For students who are interested, please stop by room 171 and speak to either Mrs. Steinberg, Mrs. DeVitzio, or Mr. Login for a permission slip.
    • Hey Vikings! It’s time to join DECA, South's largest business club! We will meet this Wednesday after school in the upper library at 2:05 p.m. Sign-up sheets can be found outside of room 205. If business is for you, then DECA is what you got to do! 
    • Art Club officers mark your calendar! There will be a mandatory art club officers meeting in room 340 on Wednesday, October 23rd right after school at 2:00 p.m.  Be prompt and well prepared with your ideas for day one.
    • There will be a meeting for any student interested in being a part of the United Way Club on Tuesday, October 22nd in room 330 during extended homeroom. The United Way Club works together on programs to improve the lives of people in our community. Come be a part of this important organization.
    • Arcadia is South's award winning art and literature magazine. If you are interested in creative writing, art, photography or publishing, this may be the club for you. All are welcome to attend our first informational meeting after school at 2:05 p.m. in room 221 on Wednesday, October 30th. You can see Ms. DiSavino in room 221 or Mr. Sandomir in room 335 with any questions. 

    SPORTS

    The Winter Sports sign-up link is on the school's main webpage or you may stop in the nurse's office with questions.

    Tennis News - Special congratulations are due for the 2019 Lady Viking Tennis team on going undefeated in their league and taking home the team championship. The following players qualified for the Individual Conference tournament: Natalie Karagolian, Cassie Gutierrez, Jackie Svantner, Anna Bernasconi, and Nikita Joseph. Nicole and Samantha Svantner went 15-0 at first doubles without losing a set during the season.  Extra special kudos go to freshman Cordelia Pestone for stepping in admirably at the last minute to fill a vacated tournament spot. Sensational Seniors Julianna Sendra, Sharon Saji, Hannah Kim, Veronica Karcz, Roja Das, Stephanie Santos, Eben Woo along with junior Emma Hutta and freshman Ingrid Fan all contributed to a fantastic and historical season. 

    Fencing News - Students interested in joining the fencing team are welcome to attend an informational meeting on Thursday, October 24th at 2:15 p.m. in the Main Lobby. Fencing is a coed sport and our team is a combined South/North team. No experience in the sport is necessary. If you are interested, come check it out.

    Football News - Come out tonight and support our varsity football, cheer, and dance teams.  We are playing our cross town rivals Clarkstown North at 7 pm in the first round of the section 1 playoffs.  Admission for students is $1 dollar, so please bring your singles.  The following items will not be allowed into the game:  Feather boas, noise makers-including whistles, fatheads, powder, and or drinks of any kind in any containers.  Be sure to get there early as seating is first come first served.

    Community Updates

    • The Clarkstown Music Department is putting on its 6th annual concert, October 23rd at Felix Festa from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Admission to the concert is by donation to help students participate fully in all aspects of the instrumental music program. It’s an incredible celebration of music, good for the whole family! We hope to see you there! 

    PTSA News

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections. The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

    Remember to always work hard and be kind!

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  • Thursday, October 17, 2019, Cycle Day 5

    Posted by Tara Simon on 10/17/2019

    Today is Thursday, October 17, 2019, Cycle Day 5

    Reminder – tomorrow is South's PINKOUT – please wear your pink. Anyone who ordered a pink t-shirt can come to room 123 after school today or tomorrow morning to pick it up. 

    Guidance News –  On Friday, a representative for Boston University will be here to speak with students in the upper library at 9:00 AM

    Students who are interested in learning and speaking to the Boston University Rep must go to the upper library at the end of 2nd period.

    Club News

    • Join the French Club. Celebrate French holidays, listen to French music, sample French food, play games, make holiday crafts, watch French movies & experience this glorious culture with a fun group of people! We will today after school in room 229.
    • Come to Cultural Club's first meeting is today after school in room 227 to learn about diversity and have opportunities to get service hours throughout the year.
    • There is an Assets Leadership meeting after school today in room 207. Come volunteer and help Assets kick off an exciting weekend with the Happy Jack 5k and our annual pup-tober-fest, featuring puppy adoptions, donations, a bake sale, and a doggy costume contest!
    • Politics in America will be meeting today to debate and amend a bill regarding climate change. The meeting will be after school in Room 301 and refreshments will be provided. We hope to see you there!
    • There will be a WAC - Women’s Awareness Club meeting today after school in room 225.  All are welcome.  
    • Mock Trial will be meeting in room 333 today after school.
    • Art Club officers mark your calendar! There will be a mandatory art club officers meeting only in room 340 on Wednesday, October 23rd right after school at 2pm.  Be prompt and well prepared with your ideas for day one.
    • There will be a meeting for any student interested in being a part of the United Way Club on Tuesday, October 22nd in room 330 during extended homeroom. The United Way club works together on programs to improve the lives of people in our community. Come be a part of this important organization.
    • Arcadia is South's award winning art and literature magazine. If you are interested in creative writing, art, photography or publishing, this may be the club for you. All are welcome to attend our first informational meeting after school at 2:05pm in room 221 on Wednesday, October 30th. You can see Ms. DiSavino in room 221 or Mr. Sandomir in room 335 with any questions. 

    SPORTS

    Soccer News - JV girls soccer defeated Nyack 3-0 on Tuesday.  Olivia Capasso, Sarah Quinn and Meghan Heaphy scored goals.  Olivia Kelly was the winning goal keeper. Steph Corredor, Madi Rodgers, Lauren Garvey and Emma Prunty led a strong defensive effort.

    Field Hockey News - The Varsity Field Hockey team defeated North Rockland 6-0 in torrential rain. South's goals were scored by Taylor Moore, Aine Keaney, Abby Redmond, Molly Geyer and Claire Bowman.  Taylor Moore, Molly Geyer and Aisling Donnelly added assists and keepers Rosie Tramm and Hannah Doherty combined for the shutout, aided by the strong defense of Molly Geyer, Shannon Breyfogle, Izzy Mele, Taylor Moore, and Erin Bowes.  Come out today to watch our senior game against Suffern as we continue to battle for a top seed in the sectional tournament. 

    Fencing News - Students interested in joining the fencing team are welcome to attend an informational meeting on Thursday, October 24th at 2:15 in the Main Lobby. Fencing is a coed sport and our team is a combined South/North team. No experience in the sport is necessary. If you are interested, come check it out.

    Football News - Come out this Friday and support our varsity football, cheer, and dance teams who are playing our cross town rivals Clarkstown North at 7 pm in the first round of the section 1 playoffs.  Admission for students is $1 dollar, so please bring your singles.  The following items will not be allowed into the game:  Feather boas, noise makers-including whistles, fatheads, powder, and or drinks of any kind in any containers.  Be sure to get there early as seating is first come first served.

    Community Updates

    • The Clarkstown Music Department is putting on its 6th annual concert, October 23rd at Felix Festa from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Admission to the concert is by donation to help students participate fully in all aspects of the instrumental music program. It’s an incredible celebration of music, good for the whole family! We hope to see you there! 

    PTSA News

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections. The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

     

    Remember to always work hard and be kind!

     

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  • Tuesday, October 15, 2019, Cycle Day 3

    Posted by Tara Simon on 10/15/2019

    Today is Tuesday, October 15, 2019, Cycle Day 3

          There are college tables in the lobby during extended homeroom today.

                 All seniors are invited to attend from 8:10 am to 8:30am.

                 All juniors are invited to attend from 8:30 to 8:49.

     Club News

    • There will be a GSTA meeting today during extended homeroom in room 321A. All are welcome to come as you are!
    • Art Club officers mark your calendar! There will be a mandatory art club officers meeting only in room 340 on Wed. Oct. 23rd right after school at 2pm.  Be prompt and well prepared with your ideas for day one. 
    • Arcadia is South's award winning art and literature magazine. If you are interested in creative writing, art, photography or publishing, this may be the club for you. All are welcome to attend our first informational meeting after school at 2:05pm in room 221 on Wednesday, October 30th. You can see Ms. DiSavino in room 221 or Mr. Sandomir in room 335 with any questions. 
    • Come to Cultural Club's first meeting Thursday after school in Room 227 to learn about diversity and have opportunities to get service hours throughout the year

    SPORTS

    Football News – We won our homecoming game, South beat North 7- 0.  Way to go Vikings! We play North again this Friday at Home.

    Track News - The boys and girls cross country teams had great success this weekend. The sophomore boys won the Sophomore Boys A race at the prestigious Manhattan College Invitational on Saturday. Kieran Dudek was the race’s champion as well. On the girls side at the Byram Hills Bobcat Run, there were several personal best times logged and freshman Kristen Erichsen placed third in the freshman race. Well-done, Vikings.

    Soccer News - Come support our boys JV soccer team as they play Tappen Zee tonight in the first round of the county championship.  The game begins at 6:30 at Tappen Zee High School under the lights.  Go Vikings!

    Ice Hockey News - To anyone interested in trying out for the Varsity Ice Hockey Team, there will be a meeting on Wednesday, October 16th, 4 pm in the Felix Festa Middle School B108 Cafeteria.

    EARLY RELEASE DAY Information

    This is a reminder for all students. We are having an early dismissal tomorrow, Wednesday, October 16th.

    Freshman – report to Auditorium for a special informational presentation.

    Sophomore  Pre-ACT- lists are in alphabetical order with the room number on top. *Sophomores using testing accommodations on the PACT report to the second floor of the library for your room assignment.

    Junior – PSAT - lists are in alphabetical order with room number on top. You will need to bring the following: - Two #2 pencils, Calculator and ID – school ID or learner’s permit

    You will report to school at regular school day time. Upon arrival, test-takers should proceed to their assigned test room.

    Juniors receiving testing modifications should NOT follow the alphabetical room posting. They should report to the special education office in room 310 for their room assignment. Only students who have applied for and been approved by College Board to use testing modifications may do so on the PSAT. See Mr. Paul with any questions about the use of testing modifications.

    Important Reminders: ONCE THE SECTION ONE OF THE TEST HAS BEGUN, NO LATE-COMERS WILL BE ADMITTED TO THE TESTING ROOMS.  CELL-PHONE USE IS NOT PERMITTED AT ANY TIME DURING TESTING.

    Seniors - Grouped by Counselors for college essay and application assistance.

    Each of the floor offices have posted room assignments.

    PLEASE CHECK THE APPROPRIATE LIST FOR YOUR ROOM ASSIGNMENT DURING THE DAY TODAY!

     

    Community Updates

    • The Clarkstown Music Department is putting on its 6th annual concert, October 23rd at Felix Festa from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Admission to the concert is by donation to help students participate fully in all aspects of the instrumental music program. It’s an incredible celebration of music, good for the whole family! We hope to see you there! 

    PTSA News

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections. The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

     

    Remember to always work hard and be kind!

     

     

     

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  • Friday, October 11, 2019, Cycle Day 2

    Posted by Tara Simon on 10/11/2019

    Today is Friday, October 11, 2019, Cycle Day 2

     

    Club News

    Today, during the lunch periods, we will be holding a Club Showcase in the lobby. Please come check out the various clubs that we have to offer! Just remember...you can't leave class to come to this event!!

    • Art Club officers mark your calendar! There will be a mandatory art club officers meeting only in room 340 on Wed. Oct. 23rd right after school at 2pm.  Be prompt and well prepared with your ideas for day one. 
    • Arcadia is South's award winning art and literature magazine. If you are interested in creative writing, art, photography or publishing, this may be the club for you. All are welcome to attend our first informational meeting after school at 2:05pm in room 221 on Wednesday, October 30th. You can see Ms. DiSavino in room 221 or Mr. Sandomir in room 335 with any questions. 

     

    EARLY RELEASE DAY Information

    Room assignments for October 16th will be posted outside each of the floor offices today after 3rd period.

    Sophomore & Junior - Lists are in alphabetical order with room # on top.

    Freshman - Grouped by English teacher / period

    Seniors -     Grouped by Counselors

     

    SPORTS

    Football News - Come out tonight and support our varsity football team who is playing our cross town rivals Clarkstown North at 7 pm.  Admission for students is $1 dollar so please bring your singles.  The following items will not be allowed into the game:  Feather boas, noise makers-including whistles, fatheads, powder, and/or any beverage bottle or container.  Be sure to get there early as seating is first come first served. 

    Swim and Dive News - Last night, the Clarkstown Girls Varsity Swimming & Diving team continued their winning streak with a win over North Rockland High School.  They successfully defeated the Red Raiders by the final score of 97 to 75.  The team's record is now 6-1 for the season. In doing so, Francesca Arciniegas, Junior, was a double individual event winner in the 200 yard freestyle and 500 yard freestyle events. Madison Chalfin, Sophomore, was an individual event winner in the 1 meter diving event. And Grace Dwyer, Sophomore, was an individual event winner in the 50 yard freestyle event. All three girls had winning relays as well.

    Field Hockey News - The varsity field hockey team defeated Nyack 3-0 to improve to their season to 11-2. The defense had another stellar game and goals were scored by Abby Redmond who had two goals, and Isabella O'Hara with one goal.  Tara Kotten and Molly Geyer had assists.

    Ice Hockey News - To anyone interested in trying out for the Varsity Ice Hockey Team, there will be a meeting on Wednesday, October 16th, 4 pm in the Felix Festa Middle School B108 Cafeteria.

    Community Updates

    • The Clarkstown Music Department is putting on its 6th annual concert, October 23rd at Felix Festa from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Admission to the concert is by donation to help students participate fully in all aspects of the instrumental music program. It’s an incredible celebration of music, good for the whole family! We hope to see you there! 

    PTSA News

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections. The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

     

    Remember to always work hard and be kind!

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  • Thursday, October 10, 2019, Cycle Day 1

    Posted by Tara Simon on 10/10/2019

    Today is Thursday, October 10, 2019, Cycle Day 1

     

    Welcome to our fun and festive SPIRIT WEEK –

    Today is all American USA - Red, White & Blue day

    Friday is Viking Pride – Wear your Brown and Gold

    Club News

    On Friday, during the lunch periods, we will be holding a Club Showcase in the lobby. Please come check out the various clubs that we have to offer! Just remember...you can't leave class to come to this event!!

    • Come to Cultural Club's first meeting of the year in Room 227 today, at 2pm! For more information, visit us at the Club Showcase tomorrow or in Room 227.
    • Politics in America will be meeting todayto debate and amend a bill regarding climate change. The meeting will be after school in Room 301 and refreshments will be provided. We hope to see you there!
    • Mock Trial will hold its first general interest meeting today in the upper library. All interested members should attend. Refreshments will be served. 
    • Arcadia is South's award winning art and literature magazine. If you are interested in creative writing, art, photography or publishing, this may be the club for you. All are welcome to attend our first informational meeting after school at 2:05pm in room 221 on Wednesday, October 30th. You can see Ms. DiSavino in room 221 or Mr. Sandomir in room 335 with any questions. 

    Clarkstown South is celebrating Hispanic Heritage month from now until October 15th with a scavenger hunt Bingo game! Get your free bingo card from the World Language office or Room 227 and find the famous Hispanic biographies hidden each day around the school. Win raffle tickets for a prize drawing on October 15th! Si se puede!

    SPORTS

    Football News - Come out this Friday and support our varsity football team who is playing our cross town rivals Clarkstown North at 7 pm.  Admission for students is $1 dollar so please bring your singles.  The following items will not be allowed into the game:  Feather boas, noise makers-including whistles, fatheads, powder, and or any beverage bottle or container.  Be sure to get there early as seating is first come first served.

    Ice Hockey News - To anyone interested in trying out for the Varsity Ice Hockey Team, there will be a meeting on Wednesday, October 16th, 4 pm in the Felix Festa Middle School B108 Cafeteria.

    Community Updates

    • The Clarkstown Music Department is putting on its 6th annual concert, October 23rd at Felix Festa from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Admission to the concert is by donation to help students participate fully in all aspects of the instrumental music program. It’s an incredible celebration of music, good for the whole family! We hope to see you there! 

    PTSA News

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections. The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

     

    Remember to always work hard and be kind!

     

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  • Tuesday, October 8, 2019, Cycle Day 6

    Posted by Tara Simon on 10/8/2019

    Today is Tuesday, October 8, 2019, Cycle Day 6

     

    Welcome to our fun and festive SPIRIT WEEK –

    Today is Hawaiian Day

    Thursday is all American USA - Red, White & Blue

    Friday is Viking Pride – Brown and Gold

     

    Counseling Department News

    Teachers: Please bring your Seniors to the college tables from 8:10 to 8:30am and Juniors from 8:30-8:50am.

    Club News

    • Homework Center is cancelled for today – no Homework center after school today.
    • Lights, Camera, Action, the TV club will be meeting in room 170 today during the activity period.
    • Hey Vikings! It’s time to suit up! Come join DECA, South’s largest business club! Our next meeting is today at 2:05 in the cafeteria. If business is for you, then DECA is what you got to do. So join us and get serious about business!  Hope to see you there!
    • Mock Trial will hold its first general interest meeting this Thursday in the upper library. All interested members should attend. Refreshments will be served. 
    • Arcadia is South's award winning art and literature magazine. If you are interested in creative writing, art, photography or publishing, this may be the club for you. All are welcome to attend our first informational meeting after school at 2:05pm in room 221 on Wednesday, October 30th. You can see Ms. DiSavino in room 221 or Mr. Sandomir in room 335 with any questions. 

    Clarkstown South is celebrating Hispanic Heritage month from now until October 15th with a scavenger hunt Bingo game! Get your free bingo card from the World Language office or Room 227 and find the famous Hispanic biographies hidden each day around the school. Win raffle tickets for a prize drawing on October 15th! Si se puede!

    SPORTS

    Soccer News - The boys JV soccer team beat North 7-3 yesterday.  The first goal was scored off of a header by Ryan Levins and was assisted by Kenny Garcia.  The second and third goals were both scored by Jose Cirillo-Torres and both assisted by Brenden McGlinchey.  The fourth goal was scored by Kenny Garcia.  Patrick McDonough scored the next goal off of a header. Robert Blake had a breakaway at the end of the game and scored goal number six for the Vikings.  The final goal to end the game was scored by Mike Karcz.  Lorcan Kennedy and Daniel Ventura held the middle of the field together throughout the game.  The Vikings take on Nyack, Friday at 4:15 at Nyack.

    Field Hockey News - The varsity field hockey team defeated Pelham 2-1.  Goals were scored by Isabella O'Hara and Katie Kelly, with assists by Tara Kotten and Taylor Moore.

    Ice Hockey News - To anyone interested in trying out for the Varsity Ice Hockey Team, there will be a meeting on Wednesday, October 16th, 4 pm in the Felix Festa Middle School B108 Cafeteria.

    Softball News – all JV softball players from last season including Julianna Kock, please see Coach Peterson in Room 201 today during extended Home Room.

    Community Updates

    • The Clarkstown Music Department is putting on its 6th annual concert, October 23rd at Felix Festa from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Admission to the concert is by donation to help students participate fully in all aspects of the instrumental music program. It’s an incredible celebration of music, good for the whole family! We hope to see you there! 
    • Interested in becoming a peer tutor?  Please email Mr. Ludwig at mludwig@ccsd.edufor an application and recommendation forms.  Past tutors must update their info.

    PTSA News

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections. The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

     

    Remember to always work hard and be kind!

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  • Monday, October 7, 2019, Cycle Day 5

    Posted by Tara Simon on 10/7/2019

    Today is Monday, October 7, 2019, Cycle Day 5

     

    Welcome to our fun and festive SPIRIT WEEK –

    Today is PJ day

    Tomorrow is Hawaiian Day

    Thursday is all American USA - Red, White & Blue

    Friday is Viking Pride – Brown and Gold

     

    Club News

    • Hey Vikings! It’s time to suit up! Come join DECA, South’s largest business club! Our next meeting is tomorrow at 2:05 in the cafeteria. If business is for you, then DECA is what you got to do. So join us and get serious about business!  Hope to see you there!
    • Mock Trial will hold its first general interest meeting this Thursday in the upper library. All interested members should attend. Refreshments will be served. 
    • The results of this year’s Freshman Student Council elections are as follows:

    President: Jessie Maraia

    Vice President: Madison Teitel

    Secretary: Stefanie Rossini

    Treasurer: Jack Ryan

                All election candidates are responsible for removing any                 campaign material they have posted throughout the                       building.  New Officers need to see Mr. Paul, asap. 

     

    Clarkstown South is celebrating Hispanic Heritage month from now until October 15th with a scavenger hunt Bingo game! Get your free bingo card from the World Language office or Room 227 and find the famous Hispanic biographies hidden each day around the school. Win raffle tickets for a prize drawing on October 15th! Si se puede!

    SPORTS

    Tennis News - Congratulations to the 12 -1 Lady Viking tennis team for qualifying for the prestigious Section One team tournament for the first time in history. As the 8th seed, they will take on John Jay East Fishkill. The match will be played at Felix Festa Middle School this Friday, Oct 11th. Come out and support your tennis team!

    Soccer News - Gianna DeCicco scored the game winning goal with 16 minutes to go to give JV girls soccer a 3-2 victory over Nanuet on Friday.  Sarah Quinn had two goals for the Lady Vikings.  Olivia Kelly was the winning goal keeper. Madi Rodgers, Laura McMahon, Steph Corredor and Lauren Garvey led a strong defensive effort.  Bella Azua, Olivia Capasso and Julia Cernilia played well.

    The JV boys soccer team beat Nanuet on Saturday 2-0.  The first goal was scored off a header by Sean Levins on a corner kick that was taken by Brenden McGlinchey.  The second goal was scored on a penalty kick at the end of the game by Brenden McGlinchey.  Goalie Christian Nova kept the Vikings at a scoreless game.  A great game was played by all.  The Vikings take on Clarkstown North today at home at 4 p.m.

    Field Hockey News - The varsity field hockey team defeated Ursuline on Saturday to improve to 9-2.  Abby Redmond and Aine Keaney scored unassisted goals, Rosie Tramm made three saves to secure the shutout and Izzy Mele played a strong defensive game.

    Ice Hockey News - To anyone interested in trying out for the Varsity Ice Hockey Team, there will be a meeting on Wednesday, October 16th, 4 pm in the Felix Festa Middle School B108 Cafeteria.

    Counseling Department News

    Attention: Juniors & Seniors

    There will be over 30 college representatives visiting for our Fall College Table Event tomorrow, please make every effort to speak with and gather information on the colleges you may be interested in.  The college tables are a valuable opportunity to learn about the college admissions process.

    Community Updates

    • The Clarkstown Music Department is putting on its 6th annual concert, October 23rd at Felix Festa from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Admission to the concert is by donation to help students participate fully in all aspects of the instrumental music program. It’s an incredible celebration of music, good for the whole family! We hope to see you there! 
    • Interested in becoming a peer tutor?  Please email Mr. Ludwig at mludwig@ccsd.edufor an application and recommendation forms.  Past tutors must update their info.

    PTSA News

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections. The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

     

    Remember to always work hard and be kind!

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  • Friday, October 4, 2019, Cycle Day 4

    Posted by Tara Simon on 10/4/2019

    Today is Friday, October 4, 2019, Cycle Day 4

     

    IMPORTANT SAT Information: Students who are registered for the SAT exams at South High School tomorrow should report promptly to the side entrance, by cafeteria 103, near the custodian’s entrance, at 8:00 AM. All should bring positive photo ID, AN APPROPRIATE CALCULATOR as described in the registration manual and two #2 pencils. Calculators and pencils will not be distributed by the school.

     

    *REMEMBER THAT AS PER COLLEGE BOARD REGULATIONS, STUDENTS WHO DO NOT HAVE APPROPRIATE ID AND THEIR ADMISSION TICKET WITH AN APPROPRIATE PHOTO CANNOT TEST.

     

    Room assignments will be posted on the wall right inside the entrance area. Students who have problems or questions regarding their registration should report to the library for assistance.

     

    Club News

       

    • Attention Freshman election candidates, the date of the election has been moved to today. See Mr. Paul with any questions.

     

    Clarkstown South is celebrating Hispanic Heritage month from now until October 15th with a scavenger hunt Bingo game! Get your free bingo card from the World Language office or Room 227 and find the famous Hispanic biographies hidden each day around the school. Win raffle tickets for a prize drawing on October 15th! Si se puede!

     

    SPORTS

     

    Ice Hockey News - To anyone interested in trying out for the Varsity Ice Hockey Team, there will be a meeting on Wednesday October 16th, 4 pm in the Felix Festa Middle School B108 Cafeteria.

     

     

    Varsity Field Hockey – On Wednesday, the Varsity team beat North Rockland 3-1, scoring all three goals in the last 13 minutes.  Molly Geyer, Taylor Moore, and Aisling Donnelly scored and Aine Keaney added an assist.  Shannon Breyfogle excelled on defense.

     

     

     

    Community Updates

     

    • The Clarkstown Music Department is putting on its 6th annual concert, October 23rd at Felix Festa from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Admission to the concert is by donation to help students participate fully in all aspects of the instrumental music program. It’s an incredible celebration of music, good for the whole family! We hope to see you there! 

     

    • Interested in becoming a peer tutor?  Please email Mr. Ludwig at mludwig@ccsd.edufor an application and recommendation forms.  Past tutors must update their info.

     

     

     

    PTSA News

     

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections. The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

     

    Remember to always work hard and be kind!

     

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  • Thursday, October 3, 2019, Cycle Day 3

    Posted by Tara Simon on 10/3/2019

    Today is Thursday, October 3, 2019, Cycle Day 3

     

    There will be an extended home room today for Juniors from 8:10 am to 8:28 am.

    There will be an extended homeroom today for Sophomores from 8:29 am to 8:49 am.

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     The Clarkstown Music Department is putting on its 6th annual concert, October 23rd at Felix Festa from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Admission to the concert is by donation to help students participate fully in all aspects of the instrumental music program. It’s an incredible celebration of music, good for the whole family! We hope to see you there! 

     

    Club News

    • The Assets Leadership Club is a student-led club that focuses on every student being the best they can be, helping improve the school and engaging in meaningful community service. To learn more about this very active and exciting club, please come to our first meeting today immediately after school in room 207. See Ms. Solar with questions or to get more information!
    • There will be a mandatory Mu Alpha Theta meeting in the Band Room after school today at 2:05 PM. Please see Dr. Gavioli with questions.
    • Interested in social and political issues? Join Women’s Awareness Club, or WAC, where we discuss feminist events and issues! Come learn more at the first general meeting today in room 225 after school!
    • Attention Freshman election candidates, the date of the election has been moved to Friday, October 4th. See Mr. Paul with any questions.

    Clarkstown South is celebrating Hispanic Heritage month from now until October 15th with a scavenger hunt Bingo game! Get your free bingo card from the World Language office or Room 227 and find the famous Hispanic biographies hidden each day around the school. Win raffle tickets for a prize drawing on October 15th! Si se puede!

    SPORTS

    Field Hockey News - The JV Field Hockey team beat North Rockland yesterday 1-0. Off a corner hit the Lady Vikings had a double assist by Gabby Sweeney to Grace Kennedy and scored by Rebecca Friedland. The Lady Vikings worked hard on the field to keep the ball out of their defensive end. Goalie, Ashley Ramirez-Gonzalez had three saves.

    Soccer News - The boys JV soccer team beat Tappan Zee on Friday.  The first goal was scored off a header by Ryan Levins with an assist from Kenny Garcia.  Lorcan Kennedy scored the second goal to bring the game to a tie.  The next two goals were scored by Brenden McGlinchey.  One of the goals was assisted by Jose Criollo-Torres.  The Vikings take on Nanuet on Saturday at home at 3 p.m.

    Community Opportunities

    • Interested in becoming a peer tutor?  Please email Mr. Ludwig at mludwig@ccsd.edufor an application and recommendation forms.  Past tutors must update their info.
    • Anyone who needs community service hours should contact Mr. DeLucia in room 213

    PTSA News

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections. The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

     

    Remember to always work hard and be kind!

     

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  • Wednesday, October 2, 2019, Cycle Day 2

    Posted by Tara Simon on 10/2/2019

    Today is Wednesday, October 2, 2019, Cycle Day 2

    Special request to all you kids: If you see someone who is struggling to make friends or being bullied because he/she doesn’t have many friends or because they are shy or not as pretty or not dressed in the most “in” clothes – PLEASE step up. Say hi or at least smile at them in the hallway.  You never know what that person might be facing outside of school. Your kindness might just make a BIG difference in someone’s life.  

    Club News

    • The Assets Leadership Club is a student-led club that focuses on every student being the best they can be, helping improve the school and engaging in meaningful community service. To learn more about this very active and exciting club, please come to our first meeting on Thursday, October 3 immediately after school in room 207.
      See Ms. Solar with questions or to get more information!
    •  There will be a mandatory Mu Alpha Theta meeting in the Band Room after school on Thursday Oct. 3, 2019 at 2:05 PM. Please see Dr. Gavioli with questions.
    • Interested in social and political issues? Join Women’s Awareness Club, or WAC, where we discuss feminist events and issues! Come learn more at the first general meeting on Thursday, October 3rd in room 225 after school!
    • Attention Freshman election candidates, the date of the election has been moved to Friday, October 4th. See Mr. Paul with any questions.
    • Junior or Senior students interested in attending the Clarkstown Police Youth Academy this fall should see Officer Caivano or Officer Hodges for information and an application.

    Clarkstown South is celebrating Hispanic Heritage month from now until October 15th with a scavenger hunt Bingo game! Get your free bingo card from the World Language office or Room 227 and find the famous Hispanic biographies hidden each day around the school. Win raffle tickets for a prize drawing on October 15th! Si se puede!

    PTSA News

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections. The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

    Community Opportunities

    • Anyone who needs community service hours should contact Mr. DeLucia in room 213

     

    Remember to always work hard and be kind!

     

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  • Friday, September 27, 2019, Cycle Day 1

    Posted by Tara Simon on 9/27/2019

    Today is Friday, September 27, 2019, Cycle Day 1

    Special request to all you kids: If you see someone who is struggling to make friends or being bullied because he/she doesn’t have many friends or because they are shy or not as pretty or not dressed in the most “in” clothes – PLEASE step up. Say hi or at least smile at them in the hallway.  You never know what that person might be facing outside of school. Your kindness might just make a BIG difference in someone’s life.  

    SENIORS - The Marist College representative will be visiting today at 9:30A.M. in the School Counseling Department. Senior Students interested in applying to Marist should come down and meet with the representative.

    Club News

    • Interested in social and political issues? Join Women’s Awareness Club, or WAC, where we discuss feminist events and issues! Come learn more at the first general meeting on Thursday, October 3rd in room 225 after school!   
    • Junior or Senior students interested in attending the Clarkstown Police Youth Academy this fall should see Officer Caivano or Officer Hodges for information and an application.

    Clarkstown South is celebrating Hispanic Heritage month from now until October 15th with a scavenger hunt Bingo game! Get your free bingo card from the World Language office or Room 227 and find the famous Hispanic biographies hidden each day around the school. Win raffle tickets for a prize drawing on October 15th! Si se puede!

    SPORTS

    • Swim & Dive News - Last night, our Girls Varsity Swimming & Diving team continued their winning streak with a win over the combined team of Croton Harmon/Henrik Hudson/Somers High Schools.  They successfully defeated them by the final score of 49 to 42.  The team's record is now 5-1 for the season. Francesca Arciniegas, Junior, was a double individual event winner in the 50 and 100 yard freestyle events. Grace Dwyer, Sophomore, was an individual event winner in the 100 yard butterfly event. Two relay events were won with Meghan Ramundo as the anchor in the 200 yard Medley and the first swimmer in the 200 Yard Freestyle relay.
    • Field Hockey News – Both our JV and Varsity Field Hockey teams beat Clarkstown North yesterday.  Varsity field hockey beat North yesterday 3-1.  Abby Redmond had a goal and two assists and Katie Kelly and Molly Geyer added goals.  Aine Keaney had a great game at midfield.  The JV Field Hockey team beat North yesterday 4-1. Grace O’Hara had 2 goals and 1 assist. Ella St. Louis had 1 goal and 2 assists. Nicole DiFalco had one goal assisted by Fiona Doherty. The Lady Vikings worked hard to keep the ball down on the offensive end to dominate most of the game. Goalie Ashley Ramirez-Gonzalez had 8 saves.
    • Soccer News – JV Girls soccer won 3-2. Karly Gillule's scored the game winning goal with 90 seconds left in the game off an assist from Olivia Capasso.  Maya Maaayani had two goals.  Sarah Quinn, Stephanie Corredor, Julia Cerniglia, Laura McMahon and Lauren Garvey led a strong defensive effort.  Olivia Kelly made 10 saves in goal.  Ava Cerniglia, Gianna DeCicco and Cassidy Armenio played strong games as well.
    • Volleyball News - Congratulations to the boys JV Volleyball team who defeated Suffern in the last set with Dylan Annesi getting the game winning point.

    PTSA News

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections. The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

    Community Opportunities

    • Anyone who needs community service hours should contact Mr. DeLucia in room 213
    • Support DASH for Down syndrome on September 29th, this fun run, walk and roll event celebrates siblings uniting together to honor and advocate for the Down syndrome community. Register at gigisplayhouse.org or contact Senior, Peter Tsetsekos.

    Remember to always work hard and be kind!

     

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  • Thursday, September 26, 2019, Cycle Day 6

    Posted by Tara Simon on 9/26/2019

    Today is Thursday, September 26, 2019, Cycle Day 6

    Attention students and faculty- this week is LGBTQ Ally week. An ally is any person who supports, accepts, and stands up for our LGBTQ students and community. If you believe that South High School should be a safe and supportive environment for ALL students regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression then stop by Souths GSTA table in the lobby periods 4, 5, and 6. You can show your support by signing our petition, wearing an Ally sticker and teachers can also pick up a “Safe Space” sticker for your rooms. See Ms. Seery or Mrs. Goodman with any questions.

    SENIORS - The Marist College representative will be visiting Friday at 9:30A.M. in the School Counseling Department. Senior Students interested in applying to Marist should come down and meet with the representative.

    Club News

    • Are you interested in politics?  Do you enjoy discussing topics relevant to the current political climate?  Then come join Politics in America. We review bills currently on the floor in Congress or controversial political topics, discuss both sides of the argument, and have semi-formal debates that conclude with a vote on the topic.  Our goal is to give students an opportunity to debate different domestic issues and look at them from a different point of view.  Our introductory meeting will be on today at 2:05 in Room 305.  Refreshments will be provided.  We hope to see you there!
    •  There is a HOSA club member meeting right after school today, in room 123. See you there!
    • Social Studies Honor Society applications are now being accepted. Any student who has completed 3 years of social studies course work at the high school level and meets all other criteria is eligible to apply. Instructions are posted on Social Studies classroom doors.
    • Junior or Senior students interested in attending the Clarkstown Police Youth Academy this fall should see Officer Caivano or Officer Hodges for information and an application.

    Clarkstown South is celebrating Hispanic Heritage month from now until October 15th with a scavenger hunt Bingo game! Get your free bingo card from the World Language office or Room 227 and find the famous Hispanic biographies hidden each day around the school. Win raffle tickets for a prize drawing on October 15th! Si se puede!

    SPORTS

    Volleyball News - Come watch the boys and girls varsity volleyball team take on Suffern today here at south. Boys play at 4pm and girls game will follow. 

    Tennis News - Yesterday the South Girls tennis team netted another victory over visiting Hendrick Hudson. Among the winners for the lady Vikings were: Natalie Karagolian, Cassie Gutierrez, Nikita Joseph, Emma Hutta, Hannah Green, Casey Schwartz, Jackie Svantner, Cordelia Pestone, Eben Woo, Roja Das, Nicole Svantner, Ingrid Fan, Samantha Svantner and Hannah Kim. Congrats Girls! Go Vikings!

    PTSA News

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections   The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

    Community Opportunities

    • Anyone who needs community service hours should contact Mr. DeLucia in room 213
    • Support DASH for Down syndrome on September 29th, this fun run, walk and roll event celebrates siblings uniting together to honor and advocate for the Down syndrome community. Register at gigisplayhouse.org or contact Senior, Peter Tsetsekos.

    Remember to always work hard and be kind!

     

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  • Wednesday, September 25, 2019, Cycle Day 5

    Posted by Tara Simon on 9/25/2019

    Today is Wednesday, September 25, 2019, Cycle Day 5

     

    Attention students and faculty- this week is LGBTQ Ally week. An ally is any person who supports, accepts, and stands up for our LGBTQ students and community. If you believe that South High School should be a safe and supportive environment for ALL students regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression then stop by Souths GSTA table in the lobby periods 4, 5, and 6. You can show your support by signing our petition, wearing an Ally sticker and teachers can also pick up a “Safe Space” sticker for your rooms. See Ms. Seery or Mrs. Goodman with any questions

    Club News

    • American Sign Language (ASL) club will meet today in room, 224 at 2:05.  You do not need prior experience to join, all are welcome!
    • Viking Voice, Clarkstown South's print and online newspaper, is having an informational meeting today at 2:05 in room 221. Join us and learn more about becoming a budding journalist and part of our team.
    • Thinking about a career in business? Ever thought about being the innovator or entrepreneur of the next big thing? Join DECA, Clarkstown Souths largest business club! Be a part of the globally recognized club with over 220,000 members, 7,000 of which are from New York alone. Come join us today at 2:05 in the cafeteria for our first informational meeting of the year. Pizza will be served. Joining DECA is your first step to becoming more involved while mastering leadership and communication skills that will help you succeed in the business world. We look forward to seeing you there, bring a friend!
    • If you enjoy dancing and team work, and want to learn some new moves, please join the AnyBody Can Dance Club on Wednesdays from 2:15 to 3:30 in the lower lobby, in front of room 180. No tryouts are necessary! Our performances will be in November and December.
    • Are you interested in politics?  Do you enjoy discussing topics relevant to the current political climate?  Then come join Politics in America. We review bills currently on the floor in Congress or controversial political topics, discuss both sides of the argument, and have semi-formal debates that conclude with a vote on the topic.  Our goal is to give students an opportunity to debate different domestic issues and look at them from a different point of view.  Our introductory meeting will be on Thursday at 2:05 in Room 305.  Refreshments will be provided.  We hope to see you there!
    • Social Studies Honor Society applications are now being accepted. Any student who has completed 3 years of social studies course work at the high school level and meets all other criteria is eligible to apply. Instructions are posted on Social Studies classroom doors.
    • There is a HOSA club member meeting right after school this Thursday, September 26th, in room 123. See you there!
    • Junior or Senior students interested in attending the Clarkstown Police Youth Academy this fall should see Officer Caivano or Officer Hodges for information and an application.

    Clarkstown South is celebrating Hispanic Heritage month from now until October 15th with a scavenger hunt Bingo game! Get your free bingo card from the World Language office or Room 227 and find the famous Hispanic biographies hidden each day around the school. Win raffle tickets for a prize drawing on October 15th! Si se puede!

    SPORTS

    Tennis News - On Tuesday, the Viking Varsity tennis wonder girls shocked Perennial County tennis powerhouse Suffern 4 to 3 increasing their team record to 10 and 1 overall. Among the Winners for South were Roja Das, Eben Woo, Nicole Svantner, Samantha Svantner, Hannah Kim, Ingrid Fan and Nikita Joseph. Fantastic job girls, keep it going!

    Volleyball News - Come watch the boys and girls varsity volleyball team take on Suffern Thursday, September 26th here at south. Boys play at 4pm and girls game will follow. 

    PTSA News

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"

    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections   The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

    Community Opportunities

    • Anyone who needs community service hours should contact Mr. DeLucia in room 213
    • Support DASH for Down syndrome on September 29th, this fun run, walk and roll event celebrates siblings uniting together to honor and advocate for the Down syndrome community. Register at gigisplayhouse.org or contact Senior, Peter Tsetsekos.

     

     Remember to always work hard and be kind!

     

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  • Tuesday, September 24, 2019, Cycle Day 4

    Posted by Tara Simon on 9/24/2019

    Today is Tuesday, September 24, 2019, Cycle Day 4

     There is a senior extended homeroom today for all seniors.

    If you are a senior do NOT go to any other meeting during extended homeroom other than the one with your counselor.

     Seniors, please report to the following locations:

     Ms. Frank:  Chorus Room
    Mr. Cohen:  Band Room
    Ms. Keenan:  Cafeteria near Planetarium
    Ms. Landau:  Planetarium
    Ms. McKenna:  Upper Library
    Ms. Pascarella:  Auditorium
    Mr.  Wirchansky: Cafeteria with ramp 

    Seniors -- Last Call for senior year book pictures. Photos for senior students will take place in the upper library today.  Any senior that has not taken their senior yearbook picture should see Ms. Russ or Mrs. Foiles in the library. If you want to be in the yearbook this is your last chance. 

    Club News

    • Attention all candidates for Freshman class elections - The pre-election candidate meeting will be held on today at 2:05 PM in room 311. The pre-election candidacy packets for all candidates are due at or before the meeting.  Any candidate not present at the meeting will not have their name placed on the ballot. See Mr. Paul with any questions.
    • American Sign Language (ASL) club will meet on Wednesday in room, 224 at 2:05.  You do not need prior experience to join, all are welcome!
    • Viking Voice, Clarkstown South's print and online newspaper, is having an informational meeting on Wednesday, September 25th at 2:05 in room 221. Join us and learn more about becoming a budding journalist and part of our team.
    • Thinking about a career in business? Ever thought about being the innovator or entrepreneur of the next big thing? Join DECA, Clarkstown Souths largest business club! Be a part of the globally recognized club with over 220,000 members, 7,000 of which are from New York alone. Come join us this Wednesday at 2:05 in the cafeteria for our first informational meeting of the year. Pizza will be served. Joining DECA is your first step to becoming more involved while mastering leadership and communication skills that will help you succeed in the business world. Join us at 2:05 Wednesday in the cafeteria!  We look forward to seeing you there, bring a friend!
    • If you enjoy dancing and team work, and want to learn some new moves, please join the AnyBody Can Dance Club on Wednesdays from 2:15 to 3:30 in the lower lobby, in front of room 180. No tryouts are necessary! Our performances will be in November and December.
    • Are you interested in politics?  Do you enjoy discussing topics relevant to the current political climate?  Then come join Politics in America. We review bills currently on the floor in Congress or controversial political topics, discuss both sides of the argument, and have semi-formal debates that conclude with a vote on the topic.  Our goal is to give students an opportunity to debate different domestic issues and look at them from a different point of view.  Our introductory meeting will be on Thursday at 2:05 in Room 305.  Refreshments will be provided.  We hope to see you there!
    • Social Studies Honor Society applications are now being accepted. Any student who has completed 3 years of social studies course work at the high school level and meets all other criteria is eligible to apply. Instructions are posted on Social Studies classroom doors.
    • There is a HOSA club member meeting right after school this Thursday, September 26th, in room 123. See you there!
    • Junior or Senior students interested in attending the Clarkstown Police Youth Academy this fall should see Officer Caivano or Officer Hodges for information and an application.

    Clarkstown South is celebrating Hispanic Heritage month from now until October 15th with a scavenger hunt Bingo game! Get your free bingo card from the World Language office or Room 227 and find the famous Hispanic biographies hidden each day around the school. Win raffle tickets for a prize drawing on October 15th! Si se puede!

    SPORTS

    Tennis News - On Monday, after 17 years, the lady Vikings defeated Rival Clarkstown North 4 to 3 – that’s right, after 17 years, we are the champions against North.  Winning for South were Jackie Svantner, Nicole Svantner, Samantha Svantner, Hannah Kim, Ingrid Fan, Roja Das and Eben Woo. Great job girls, keep up the good work!

    Swimming and Diving News - Last night, the Clarkstown Girls Varsity Swimming & Diving continued their winning streak with a win over Suffern High School. They successfully defeated the Mounties by the final score of 96 to 90. The team's record is now 4-1 for the season. Francesca Arciniegas, Junior, was a double individual event winner in the 200 yard freestyle and 100 yard butterfly events.  Grace Dwyer, Sophomore, was a double individual event winner in the 200 yard individual medley and 500 yard freestyle events. The team also won two relay events.

     Field Hockey News - Varsity Field Hockey defeated Albertus Magnus 4-1. Goals were scored by Abby Redmond, Isabella O'Hara, Tara Kotten and Olivia Nigro.  Erin Bacalles had two assists and Aisling Donnelly added on.  Hannah Doherty had a great game, with 9 saves.  Izzy Mele and Shannon Breyfogle had another great game on defense.

    The JV Field Hockey team beat visiting Albertus Magnus 1-0 yesterday. Grace Kennedy assisted the shot with a beautiful pass straight across goal where Denisse Valdez-Martinez was positioned to knock it in to score for the Lady Vikings. Midfielders Shani Moshe, Fiona Doherty, Nicole Difalco and Ella St Louis did an amazing job of keeping the ball up past the 50 yard line. The Viking attack squad of Annie McCullagh, Gabi Sweeney, and Shannon Roberts continued to push through the defensive line pressuring on the Albertus end. Goalie Ashley Ramirez-Gonzalez had 2 saves.

    Volleyball News - Come watch the boys and girls varsity volleyball team take on Suffern Thursday, September 26th here at south. Boys play at 4pm and girls game will follow. 

    PTSA News

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds!  It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!! You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"

    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections   The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

    Community Opportunities

    • Anyone who needs community service hours should contact Mr. DeLucia in room 213
    • Support DASH for Down syndrome on September 29th, this fun run, walk and roll event celebrates siblings uniting together to honor and advocate for the Down syndrome community. Register at gigisplayhouse.org or contact Senior, Peter Tsetsekos.

     

     Remember to always work hard and be kind!

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  • Monday, September 23, 2019, Cycle Day 3

    Posted by Tara Simon on 9/23/2019

    Today is Monday, September 23, 2019, Cycle Day 3


    Clarkstown South is celebrating Hispanic Heritage month from now until October 15th with a scavenger hunt Bingo game! Get your free bingo card from the World Language office or Room 227 and find the famous Hispanic biographies hidden each day around the school. Win raffle tickets for a prize drawing on October 15th! Si se puede!

    Club News

    • Youth Against Cancer will be hosting South’s annual PINK OUT on Friday, October 18th. Be sure to pick up an order form for shirts outside any floor office. Orders are due by today to Ms. Faust or Ms. Franco.
    • Attention all National Art Honor Society members, we will be having a mandatory meeting today right after school in Room 335 to talk about our upcoming events, as well as ideas for the murals.
    •  American Sign Language (ASL) club will meet on Wednesday in room, 224 at 2:05.  You do not need prior experience to join, all are welcome!
    •  Do you want to learn how to become a better public speaker? Are you interested in traveling to overnight conventions? Join JSA, the nationally recognized club of the Junior State of America. We discuss issues facing the nation and refine our debating skills in meetings and at conventions in places such as Washington, D.C.! Our first meeting is today at 2:00 in the upper library today.  Bring a friend!
    •  Viking Voice, Clarkstown South's print and online newspaper, is having an informational meeting on Wednesday, September 25th at 2:05 in room 221. Join us and learn more about becoming a budding journalist and part of our team.
    •  If you enjoy dancing and team work, and want to learn some new moves, please join the AnyBody Can Dance Club on Wednesdays from 2:15 to 3:30 in the lower lobby, in front of room 180. No tryouts are necessary! Our performances will be in November and December.
    •  There is a HOSA club member meeting right after school this Thursday, September 26th, in room 123. See you there!
    •  Junior or Senior students interested in attending the Clarkstown Police Youth Academy this fall should see Officer Caivano or Officer Hodges for information and an application.
    • Attention all candidates for Freshman class elections The pre-election candidate meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 24th at 2:05 PM in room 311. The pre-election candidacy packets for all candidates are due at or before the meeting.  Any candidate not present at the meeting will not have their name placed on the ballot. See Mr. Paul with any questions.

    SPORTS

    • Tennis News - On Friday, the lady Vikings defeated East Ramapo 7 to 0. Winning for South were: Natalie Karagolian, Cordelia Pestone, Stephanie Santos, Nicole Svantner, Samantha Svantner, Hannah Kim, Ingrid Fan, Veronica Karcz, Emma Hutta, Juliana Sendra and Sharon Saji. Great job girls, keep up the good work!
    • Soccer News - Girls JV soccer defeated Nyack 3-1 on Friday. Maya Maayani scored 2 goals and Karly Gillule had one.  Olivia Kelly recorded the win in net.  Laura McMahon, Stephanie Corredor, Julia Cerniglia and Madi Rogers led a strong defensive effort. Sarah Quinn, Ava Cerniglia and Olivia Capasso had strong games.
    • Girls Basketball open gym tonight from 6:30PM-8:00PM
    • Varsity Football beat Harrison 30-9 Friday night , Go Vikings

    PTSA News

    Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections   The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22.

      Community Opportunities

    • Anyone who needs community service hours should contact Mr. DeLucia in room 213
    • Support DASH for Down syndrome on September 29th, this fun run, walk and roll event celebrates siblings uniting together to honor and advocate for the Down syndrome community. Register at gigisplayhouse.org or contact Senior, Peter Tsetsekos.

     Remember to always work hard and be kind!

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  • Friday, September 20, 2019, Cycle Day 2

    Posted by Tara Simon on 9/20/2019

    Today is Friday, September 20, 2019, Cycle Day 2


    Clarkstown South is celebrating Hispanic Heritage month from now until October 15th with a scavenger hunt Bingo game! Get your free bingo card from the World Language office or Room 227 and find the famous Hispanic biographies hidden each day around the school. Win raffle tickets for a prize drawing on October 15th! Si se puede!

    Club News

    • Do you want to learn how to become a better public speaker? Are you interested in traveling to overnight conventions? Join JSA, the nationally recognized club of the Junior State of America. We discuss issues facing the nation and refine our debating skills in meetings and at conventions in places such as Washington, D.C.! Our first meeting is Monday at 2:00 in the upper library today.  Bring a friend!
    • Viking Voice, Clarkstown South's print and online newspaper, is having an informational meeting on Wednesday, September 25th at 2:05 in room 221. Join us and learn more about becoming a budding journalist and part of our team.
    • If you enjoy dancing and team work, and want to learn some new moves, please join the AnyBody Can Dance Club on Wednesdays from 2:15 to 3:30 in the lower lobby, in front of room 180. No tryouts are necessary! Our performances will be in November and December.
    • Youth Against Cancer will be hosting South’s annual PINK OUT on Friday, October 18th. Be sure to pick up an order form for shirts outside any floor office. Orders are due by Monday September 23rd to Ms. Faust or Ms. Franco.
    • Junior or Senior students interested in attending the Clarkstown Police Youth Academy this fall should see Officer Caivano or Officer Hodges for information and an application.
    • Attention all candidates for Freshman class elections -The pre-election candidate meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 24th at 2:05 PM in room 311. The pre-election candidacy packets for all candidates are due at or before the meeting.  Any candidate not present at the meeting will not have their name placed on the ballot. See Mr. Paul with any questions.

    SPORTS

    • Volleyball News - The Lady Vikings Volleyball team came back from a two game deficit to Sleepy Hollow HS to win their match in five games.  The team showed tremendous resilience being down in the fifth game.  Strong play by Tamara Pichardo, Jess Tran and Kaylin Hamilton helped lead the Vikings to victory. Next up is the annual varsity volleyball tournament at South HS this Saturday.
    • Football News - The South JV Football Team won their game last night against Harrison 28-26. Calvin Cappola returned 2 kickoffs for a touchdown and Jake Kear ran 2 touchdowns to lead the Vikings to victory. Joe Larosa and Mikey Moore lead the Vikings defense along with a stellar play by Devin Dorceus. The JV football team is 3-0. Go Vikings!
    • Soccer News - Yesterday the boys JV soccer team beat Nyack 3-1.  Four minutes into the game Brenden McGlinchey scored off of a cross from John Destil.  Robert Blake scored a second goal before the end of the first half.  John Destil scored the final goal for the Vikings in the second half of the game.  Kenny Garcia-Ortiz, Lorcan Kennedy and Daniel Ventura Zeas hustled to keep the team in the lead throughout the game.  The Vikings take on Spring Valley on Monday.

     PTSA News

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! 

    It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!
    You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"
    What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?

    Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections   The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22."

      Community Opportunities

    • Support DASH for Down syndrome on September 29th, this fun run, walk and roll event celebrates siblings uniting together to honor and advocate for the Down syndrome community. Register at gigisplayhouse.org or contact Senior, Peter Tsetsekos.

      Remember to always work hard and be kind!

     

     

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  • Thursday, September 19, 2019, Cycle Day 1

    Posted by Tara Simon on 9/19/2019

    Today is Thursday, September 19, 2019, Cycle Day 1


    Clarkstown South is celebrating Hispanic Heritage month from now until October 15th with a scavenger hunt Bingo game! Get your free bingo card from the World Language office or Room 227 and find the famous Hispanic biographies hidden each day around the school. Win raffle tickets for a prize drawing on October 15th! Si se puede!

    Counseling News :

    Seniors:

    There will a representative from Stevens Institute of Technology in the Lobby period 6.   The Representative visits are important and informative in the college process. Students interested in Stevens Institute please make every effort to stop by the lobby period 6.

     Club News

    • There will be a Viking Connection Mentor meeting directly after school today in the Upper Library.
    •  Viking Radio Club will meet today afterschool in room 170.
    • Are you interested in science? Do you want to do something in the medical field? Join HOSA, South’s first medical club. In HOSA, you’ll be able to learn more about health science, leadership, and even compete in state-wide competitions! Our first meeting is today right after school in room 123. Hope to see you there!
    • Do you want to learn how to become a better public speaker? Are you interested in traveling to overnight conventions? Join JSA, the nationally recognized club of the Junior State of America. We discuss issues facing the nation and refine our debating skills in meetings and at conventions in places such as Washington, D.C.! Our first meeting is at 2:00 in the upper library on Monday September 23rd.  Bring a friend!
    • Viking Voice, Clarkstown South's print and online newspaper, is having an informational meeting on Wednesday, September 25th at 2:05 in room 221. Join us and learn more about becoming a budding journalist and part of our team.
    • If you enjoy dancing and team work, and want to learn some new moves, please join the AnyBody Can Dance Club on Wednesdays from 2:15 to 3:30 in the lower lobby, in front of room 180. No tryouts are necessary! Our performances will be in November and December.
    • Youth Against Cancer will be hosting South’s annual PINK OUT on Friday, October 18th. Be sure to pick up an order form for shirts outside any floor office. Orders are due by Monday September 23rd to Ms. Faust or Ms. Franco.
    • Junior or Senior students interested in attending the Clarkstown Police Youth Academy this fall should see Officer Caivano or Officer Hodges for information and an application.
    • Attention all candidates for Freshman class elections The pre-election candidate meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 24th at 2:05 PM in room 311. The pre-election candidacy packets for all candidates are due at or before the meeting.  Any candidate not present at the meeting will not have their name placed on the ballot. See Mr. Paul with any questions.

    SPORTS

    • Girls Swim & Dive News Last night, the Clarkstown Girls Varsity Swimming & Diving team continued their winning streak as they won against Ossining High School.  They successfully defeated the Pride by the final score of 94 to 84. The team's record is now 3-1 for the season.  In doing so, Francesca Arciniegas was a double individual event winner in the 200 yard individual medley and 100 yard backstroke events.  With her results, Francesca qualified to compete in those individual events at the upcoming 2019 New York State Championships.  Other highlights include: Grace Dwyer was a double individual event winner in the 200 yard freestyle and 500 yard freestyle events.  Madison Chalfin was an individual event winner in the 1 meter diving event.  Not to be outdone, the team also won a relay event: 200 Yard Medley Relay with Grace Dwyer and Francesca Arciniegas.
    • Girls Soccer News - JV girls soccer defeated Nanuet yesterday 1-0. Julia Cerniglia scored the games only goal with 20 minutes to go in the second half.  Olivia Kelly made 10 saves in goal for the shutout.  Steph Corredor, Ava Cerniglia, Lauren Garvey and Sarah Quinn led a stellar Lady Vikings Defense.  Tonie Oliverio, Madi Rogers, Meghan Heaphy and Karly Gillule also played great games as well as the rest of the Lady Vikings.
    • Field Hockey News - Varsity Field Hockey beat Fox Lane in a 3 nothing shut out. Goals were scored by Isabella Ohara, Erin Bacalles and Tara Kotton. Great defense from Shannon Breyfogle, Molly Geyer, Taylor Moore and Izzy Mele secured the shutout.            The JV Field Hockey team tied visiting Fox Lane yesterday 2-2. From a corner shot Fiona Doherty scored off a pass from Ella St. Louis to lead the Lady Vikings. Ella St. Louis scored a second goal in the second half to tie up the game. The Lady Vikings played extremely well and worked hard on the field. The defensive end of Emelia Jameson, Caitlyn Kastner, Christine Hughes and Hope Roberts worked hard to hold off Fox Lane. Goalie Ashley Ramirez-Gonzalez had ten saves.
    • Girls Basketball News - There will be an open gym for girls basketball tonight from 6:30-8PM at South.

     PTSA News

    • Calling All CREATIVE Minds! It’s time to start working on your artistic projects for our annual PTSA REFLECTIONS competition!!  You are invited to let your CREATIVITY loose as you make works of ART, MUSIC, WRITING, DANCE, FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY, inspired by YOUR interpretation of this year's theme:  "Look Within"  What does it mean to YOU, to Look WITHIN?  What comes to your mind when you think about Looking Within?  Check out the Rules, Details and downloadable forms on our very own Reflections Website: http://yoganews.wixsite.com/shs-reflections  The deadline for entries is: Friday, Nov. 22."

      Community Opportunities

    • Support DASH for Down syndrome on September 29th, this fun run, walk and roll event celebrates siblings uniting together to honor and advocate for the Down syndrome community. Register at gigisplayhouse.org or contact Senior, Peter Tsetsekos.

      Remember to always work hard and be kind!

     

     

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