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

Principal: William Brennen


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





East Islip High School Start Time
7:10 a.m.-1:47 p.m.                  
Grades 9-12 


Breakfast/Lunch Program
: 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.

Class of 2015: There will be a meeting for the class of 2015 on Monday, Sept. 22 after school in Room 233, to start the homecoming float and make final design decisions for the senior T-shirt.

Class of 2018: There will be a freshman class meeting on Monday, Sept. 22 immediately after school in Room 128, to choose float and spirit day themes and finalize class officer nominations. All are invited and encouraged to attend.

College Visits: Click here for a new list of college visits for 2014-2015.

French Club: New officers have been announced: Clare Walter as president, Rain Soto as vice president, Joanna Mingo as secretary, Jack Burke as treasurer, Krista Cook as historian, and Brandon Hernkind, Hailey Kumpa and Justin Pannallo as officer support staff. The club is sponsoring its first bake sale on Tuesday, Sept. 23 after school in the sports lobby and main lobby. Remember to bring a few extra dollars on Tuesday to buy some delicious goodies and support the French Club. Lastly, the club is hosting psychic medium Robert Hansen in the high school cafeteria from 6:30-9 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 17. Tickets are $35 and all proceeds will be used to fund the club's 2015 trip to France. If you are interested in purchasing a ticket, please see Mrs. Pinka in Room 150 or any French Club member.

FTK Carnival: The FTK Carnival will take place this weekend, Sept. 19-21. Tickets will be on sale at the HS during all lunch periods on Thursday, Sept. 18 and Friday, Sept. 19.
Gay-Straight Alliance: The first meeting of the Gay-Straight Alliance will be Tuesday, Sept. 23 at 1:55 p.m. in Room 252.  This club is open to all students, and new members are always welcome. If you have any questions, feel free to see Ms. Schwarz in Room 252 or Mrs. Pignataro in Guidance.

Math Team: New officers have been announced: Evan Oldshein as president, Derek Dattero as vice president, Carolyn Sidoti as secretary and Michael Borelli as treasurer.

PTA Reflections: Are you talented in photography? Visual arts? Music composition? Dance choreography? Writing or film production? Enter the PTA Reflections contest. Entry forms are available at left or in Room 106, and are due back in Room 106 by Nov. 21.

Report Cards: In an effort to reduce paper consumption and mailing costs, and to encourage ongoing open and regular communication with parents, 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.

SADD: SADD is looking for volunteers on Saturday, Sept. 20 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at Applebee’s for the car wash fundraiser. See Mrs. Lopiccolo in Room 230 during ninth period. Want to save someone’s life? Go to www.itcanwait.com and take the pledge NO TEXT NO DRIVE. Check out all the celebrities who text #X to tell their friends they are driving.  
School News Articles and Photos: News articles and photos specifically for East Islip High School can be viewed by clicking on "View News" under "Current News" on the left side of this page. Districtwide news can be viewed by clicking on "News" in the links at left, or by visiting the main district page. Older articles can be found in the News Archive.

School Store: If you are interested in working at the school store, come to the first meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 23 at 1:55 p.m. in Room 132. If you are unable to make the meeting, please see Mrs. Gallagher or Mrs. Uettwiller in Room 132.

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).

Teacher Websites: High school teacher websites are accessed via the Staff Directory link at left. Names of teachers with their own site are highlighted in red; simply click on the name to access their page.

Volleyball Fundraisers: The team will run two fundraising events in September. On Saturday, Sept. 20, there will be a car wash fundraiser at Rita's on Main Street (cars $5, trucks and SUVs $7). The Applebee's Flapjack Breakfast takes place on Sunday, Sept. 21. The team will serve breakfast for $10 per ticket. See Coach Chacon in Room 223 or any volleyball player for tickets.French Club: The club will meet on Sept. 18. All members running for officer positions must attend this meeting.



Athletics Announcements





Guidance Announcements

Regents Review: Regents review prep classes and free resources are available from Long Island Regents Prep. Also, classes for Regents review are available at Suffolk Community College campuses. For a list of available classes, please click here. Click here to download a registration form.

SAT Changes: The new SAT will be launched in spring 2016. Please click here for a chart, courtesy of Kaplan, to help explain the differences.  




Friday, September 19, 2014