7th Grade Students Met Author Robert Lipsyte at the Riverfront Library
Click here to check out some pics from the May 21st, 2015 event.
PEARLS Earns 1st Place in National History Bowl Consolation Championship Tournament in Louisville, KY
Congratulations to the PEARLS National History Bowl team and their coach, Mrs. Bellusci, who over Memorial Day weekend (May 22-26, 2015) competed in the National History Bee & Bowl final championship tournaments, held in Louisville, KY. 72 top teams from all over the United States qualified to compete in the Bowl, and 532 individual students for the Bee nationwide.
PEARLS qualified for these prestigious events by earning the rank of semi-finalist in the JV Lower Hudson Valley Bowl regionals on Saturday, December 13, 2014 at White Plains HS. In the Bee, team members Elijah Emery, Maria Kulaprathazhe, Paula Acocal, & Adam Mokbel scored in the top 120 statewide on the Online Regional Qualifying Exam back in January 2014, and then at Regionals, hosted by PEARLS at Saunders HS on April 15, 2015, all scored in the top one third to qualify for Nationals. Team captain Elijah Emery made it to the finals, and earned a 5th place ranking.
New York State History Day
Read about the amazing projects and results the following ladies achieved under the direction of Ms. Yanik:
* Perpetua Uduba
* Danielle Escamilla
* Gianna Ray
* Daniella Noriega
* Sarah Gallagher
* Anite Palackal