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
“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.
: 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.
: Click here
for a new list of college visits for 2014-2015.
: The next meeting is Nov. 5. We will meet in the kitchen on that
day to bake our tie-dye cupcakes. If you volunteered to bring in cake
batter, frosting or eggs, please do so by Wednesday, Nov. 5. We
will be wearing our tie-dye shirts on Thursday, Nov. 6.
French Club Bake Sale
: The club is hosting its second
tie-dye bake sale on Nov. 6 and 7, part of a national campaign sponsored
by She’s the First, an organization that provides girls from many
impoverished nations with a chance at a secondary education. This year,
the French Club is once again sponsoring Isatou, a
16-year-old girl from Gambia. The club's pledge is $250 dollars. Look
for the tie-dye bake sale next week in the main and sports lobbies.
: The high school library is open daily from 6:45 a.m–2:45 p.m.
: Fridays are EI Pride Days! Show your pride by wearing your East Islip
colors (red and black, or red and white), jersey or uniform.
: 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.
: 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.
School News Articles and Photos
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
Science: Students who have completed three years of high school science and have 20 hours of science-related community service, please stop by Mrs. Neri’s room for more 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).
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.
Bowling: For any
students interested in trying out for the hirls or boys varsity bowling
teams, there will be a meeting on Thursday, Nov. 6 at 2 p.m. in the
cafeteria. Be sure to see the school nurse about your physical this
Girls Basketball: The first practice will be on Nov. 19. Any questions, please see Coach Caraccia in
the boys PE office.
Girls Winter Track: For female athletes interested in joining girls varsity winter track, there will be a meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 5 in Room 117 at 1:55 p.m. Interested girls will have the chance to meet with Coach Drozd, receive important winter track team information and schedules, learn the dates and times
of the team practices, and meet the team members.
Winter Sports Information: Click here for info.
Winter Sports Physicals: Screenings and physicals for winter sports will take place Nov. 3-5,
immediately after school in the nurse’s office. Athletes 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. Click here for info.
Doctors of Tomorrow
: Are you a Doctor of Tomorrow?
Seniors are invited to the 2015 Doctors of Tomorrow Scholarship Program.
This program consists of an introductory symposium, an essay contest
and a "Day with a Doctor." For more information and to register, please
see Mrs. Sachs in Guidance. The deadline is Nov. 5 and seating is
interested in attending Fairleigh Dickinson University next year may
qualify for a full-tuition Presidential Scholarship. See Mrs. Salvaggio
in Guidance for more information.
: Get free SAT/ACT prep through your Castle Learning Account. Click here
for more info.
: The new SAT will be launched in spring 2016. Please click here
for a chart, courtesy of Kaplan, to help explain the differences.
Suffolk Community College
: On-site admissions will take place on Wednesday, Nov. 19. Please see your guidance counselor or a guidance secretary to make an appointment.