1 Redmen St.
Islip Terrace, NY 11752-2898
631-224-2100

 

 

Main Office: 631-224-2110/2111/2113
Health Office: 631-224-2135
Attendance Office: 631-224-2114/2134

School Hours: 7:10 a.m.-1:47 p.m.

Grades: 9-12

 
   

Principal: William Brennen




 

“Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you’ve imagined.” Henry David Thoreau





 

Announcements

Curriculum Guide:The high school's 2016-2017 curriculum guide is now available here. Department videos that supplement the curriculum guide can be viewed at the following links:
    Art    
    Business   
    English   
    Family and Consumer Science   
    Health and Physical Education   
    Language Other than English   
    Math   
    Music   
    Science   
    Technology  


Interact Club: The Interact Club is sponsoring a collection for the thousands of victims of the earthquake in Ecuador. An Interact Club member will be walking around the cafeteria collecting spare change on Wednesdays and Thursdays. Thank you for your support.

Math Honor Society
: Anyone interested in applying to the Math Honor Society and/or Math Team, please see Ms. Burns in Room 208 for the necessary paperwork.

Newsletter
: Click here to read the current issue of the high school newsletter.

Prom Tickets: Prom tickets are on sale now through Thursday, May 26. Tickets may be purchased from Mrs. Kearney or Mrs. Seibert, in the Math Office (Room 2014) before and after school, or during periods 2, 4, 5, 6 and 8. Please be sure you have your signed contract that you received at the pre-prom meeting. Without this contract, you will not be able to purchase a ticket. At the time of purchase, you will be asked to make a nomination for prom king and queen.

Report Cards: Progress reports and student schedules for all students are available to parents and guardians only in electronic format, via the Parent Portal. Click here for detailed information.

Science Honor Society
: For any student interested in joining Science Honor Society for next school year, there will be an informational meeting on May 26 at 1:50 p.m. in Room 111.

 
Standardized Testing ID: Acceptable forms of ID for standardized testing include: 1) Government-issued driver's license or non-driver ID card, 2) Official school-produced student identification card from the school the student currently attends, 3) Government- issued passport, 4) Government-issued military or national identification card, 5) SAT/ACT student ID form (provided by Guidance; this needs to be notarized).


 




 

 

Athletics Announcements

Boys Soccer: Any boys in grades 9-12 who is interested in soccer for this fall season, there is a mandatory pre-fall meeting on June 1, right after school in the cafeteria.

Girls Screenings and Physicals: Screenings and physicals for all female athletes will be held Tuesday May 31 and Wednesday, June 1, immediately after school in the nurse’s office. You must attend both days in order to be cleared to participate in sports. If you wish to go to your own doctor, please see the nurse for required forms.

Girls Tennis: A girls varsity and JV tennis team meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 31 in Room 117 at 1:50 p.m., to meet with Coach Drozd and Coach Stewart and receive important tennis team information and game schedules. Athletes will learn the dates and times of the tennis team practices and meet tennis team members. Tennis team screenings will be held in the nurse’s office after the meeting. Tennis team physicals will be held after school on Wednesday June 1 at 1:50 p.m. in the nurse’s office.
 

Spring Sports Scheduling Information: Click here for information.

Volleyball: The East Islip volleyball team is hosting a kick-off to summer Mix and Match Tournament on Wednesday, June 1. The cost is $7 a person and once again, any high school age co-ed team is eligible to play. Rosters and fees are due by May 31. Start creating your elite 8 to win this year’s gift card grand prize. Rosters are now outside Coach Chacon’s room (Room 223).

 

 



 

Guidance Announcements

AP Exams: If you are signed up to take an AP Exam in May, please stop down to guidance for an AP booklet at your convenience.

Financial Aid 101: To view this presentation, click here.

LIU Post Summer Program: Are you a junior looking for a college summer program in the sciences? LIU Post is offering a FREE one-week program to exceptional juniors who plan on pursuing a degree in forensic science or in health care. See Mrs. Neri in Room 101 if you are interested in learning about this exciting opportunity.

Method Test Prep: Method Test Prep is offering a SAT prep course at East Islip High School in preparation for the June 4 SAT. Please click here for additional information and for the registration link.

Naviance
: The EIHS Guidance Department is pleased to introduce Family Connection from Naviance, a web-based service designed especially for students and parents. Please click here for a presentation regarding registration for new accounts for parents and students.

New SAT: The redesign of the SAT includes changes to the essay component. Students will have the option of taking the SAT with the essay or without. Colleges may require or recommend the SAT essay as part of their application process. Click here for a list of SAT policies of colleges and universities.

Parks & Recreation: The Town of Islip Department of Parks & Recreation is beginning to hire their summer staff. Please see the employment flyers on the window of the Guidance Department for open positions.

PSAT: PSAT scores are now available. Go to www.collegeboard.org and log in or create an account to see your scores.  Cllick the "Add Scores" button if you do not see your scores after logging in. Click here for a video explaining how to understand your PSAT score report.
 
Remind.com: The Guidance Department will be using Remind.com to send out quick reminders throughout the school year. If you would like to sign up for your child's class reminders, please click on the following links for additional instructions: Seniors, Juniors, Sophomores, Freshmen.  

Seniors: The Guidance Department is requesting a copy of seniors' acceptance and scholarship letters from all colleges and universities as they receive them.

SAT: Click here for a guide to the College Board new redesigned SAT examination.  
 
SAT/ACT Prep: Get free SAT/ACT prep through your Castle Learning Account. Click here for more info.

STEM Incentive Program
: Seniors ranked in the top 10 percent of their high school graduating class, who attend a SUNY or CUNY college next year in a program leading to a degree in science, technology, engineering or mathematics, may be eligible for the New York State STEM Incentive Program, which provides a full tuition scholarship and includes a service requirement. Click here for more information.


 




 

Scholarship Announcements


Acceptances: Seniors, the Guidance Department requests copies of your acceptance and scholarship letters from all colleges and universities as you receive them.

Scholarship Information: Please visit your Naviance account and the guidance website for additional scholarship information. 











Friday, May 27, 2016