1 Redmen St.
Islip Terrace, NY 11752-2898
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.
“Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you’ve imagined.” – Henry David Thoreau
: Do you have a wealth of useless knowledge? Do you
love to play trivia games? Are you smarter than a fifth-grader? If you
answer yes to any of these questions, the EIHS Academic Team wants you.
If you are interested in joining the team, please see Mrs. Dinota in
Room 133 as soon as possible.
: Parents and guardians can apply for the
free/reduced breakfast/lunch program at any time during the school year.
For further information, please contact high school social worker Dr.
DePasquale at 631-224-2122.
: We are currently seeking a 10th-grade student to represent East Islip High School at the annual HOBY Leadership Seminar. This is an excellent opportunity for a student with strong leadership and communication skills to enhance their college and career resume. If you are interested, please see Mrs. Salvaggio in Guidance for more information.
: Click here
to read the new September/October issue of the high school newsletter.
: 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.
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).
: All students who are interested in joining the stage crew should meet with Mr. Wottawa on Wednesday, Dec. 2 at 2 p.m. in the band room.
Troops Donation: The Class of 2016 is helping to sponsor a donation
drive to support our troops stationed overseas. Please help by bringing
in any hygiene products, nonperishable food items or sources of
entertainment. Letters are especially appreciated. All donations can be
brought to Room 212.
: 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.
: 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.
: 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
: Get free SAT/ACT prep through your Castle Learning Account. Click here
for more info
SCCC Nursing Program
: Suffolk County Community College has announced the
redesign of its nursing program to now accept qualified high school
students directly into the full-time day RN programs offered on the
Ammerman and Michael J. Grant campuses. The application deadline is Jan.
1, 2016, to start in the nursing program for fall 2016. Students can
complete four semesters in Suffolk’s nursing program to become a RN with
the ability to transfer to a RN-BSN completion one- or two-year nursing
program. Information sessions for high school juniors and seniors and
their parents will be held as follows:
Wednesday, Dec. 16 at 6 p.m. - Babylon Student Center, Mildred Green Room
Michael J. Grant Campus
Monday, Dec. 14 at 6 p.m. - Health, Sports & Education Center, MD105 Lecture Hall
For additional information about the SCCC's nursing program, click here
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.
: For seniors interested in becoming a doctor or
in the field of medicine, there is a scholarship program available in
Guidance. Please see Mrs. Sachs in the Guidance Office for details.
: Please visit your Naviance
account and the current guidance newsletter
for additional scholarship information.