East Islip High School's Senior Class of 2012 Awards and Scholarship Night was held on June 7 in front of a proud audience of administrators, teachers, parents and sponsors. Hosted for the 12th year in a row by Israel Malinowitzer, the school's guidance director, the evening recognized over 80 different awards for the graduating students.
After a flag salute courtesy of Sgt. Adam Keeton, Malinowitzer welcomed the audience and began the long, joyful process of introducing the presenters and handing out awards.
“These students are to be congratulated for their hard work, team spirit and East Islip pride which will live with them forever," said Malinowitzer. Directing his words to the assembled seniors, he added, "We want you all to remember that East Islip High School is and always will be your home, and we want to hear from all of you as you pursue your careers.”