New Rochelle offers award winning school programs. The talent at the New Rochelle High School was acknowledged this week (and every week) in the local newspapers. Not only was the High School named second place at the Youth Businesss Olympics where the school competed against 17 other schools in the Westchester county – with Sade Amazan, Haley Baron, David Faria, Kwan Grays Brandon Hebenstreit, Sean Jacob, Alexander McLeod, Varun Soondar and Tom Zhang all participating, but the following High School Seniors were named semi-finalists in the 2001 National Merit Scholarship competition: Alexandra Avvocato, Maximilian Gordon, Jonathan Jove, John Kim, Dalia Littman, Jacob Meiner and Hanna Rosner-Katz.
The High School is rich in talent in all areas, and the following students were selected to perform at the Westchester County School of Music Association’s Area All-state Music Festival Concert. This took place on November 4th at SUNY Purchase Performing Arts Center, and the students who were selected are: Lorida Antoine, Saul Backer, Emily Badillo, Rajshekhar Basak, Amy Fivis, John Ford, Maximilian Gordon, Angela Griffin, Kaitlyn Grogan, David Harary, Andrew LaBella, Max Lee, Jeffrey Levy, Jacob Meiner, Ella N’Diaye, Adam Rosenstein, Mark Tamarin, Frank Weigand, David Weissman, Simone Wien and Katrina Ungewitter.
New Rochelle is Great! Our Schools are Wonderful!