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Our school community is a source of great pride and this site has been developed so that you can easily access information about the programs, upcoming events, and opportunities we provide.
Siemens Competition Regional Finalists 2014
Congratulations to BHS senior Robert Karp and BHS junior Karthik Rao who
were named regional finalists in the 2014 Siemens Competition for their
team project titled, A Network Flow-Based Approach for Post-Merger
Airline Hub Consolidation. Their project developed a mathematical model
to predict the effect of airline mergers on individual hubs based on
various economic factors, under the guidance of their mentor at Delta
Airlines. They will now travel to compete at Carnegie Mellon in
Pittsburgh on Nov. 21-22. The winner of that competition advances to
the National Competition in Washington, D.C. in early December.
Tri-M National Honor Society (Modern Music Masters) inductees 11 Briarcliff High School Students
The Tri-M Music Honor Society is designed to recognize students for
their academic and musical achievements, reward them for their
accomplishments and service activities, and to inspire others to excel
at music leadership.
Ms. Delia Montenegro, Faculty Tri-M Advisor
Tri-M Executives: Jessica Mason, President, Marcela Ibarra Vice President, Melissa Goldberg, Secretary, Karthik Rao, Treasurer.
Congratulations to the following 2014 Inductees:
Columbia University Science Honors Program 2014-2015
The Columbia University Science Honors Program (SHP) is a highly
selective program for high school students who have a strong interest in
the sciences and mathematics. The SHP holds classes at Columbia on
Saturdays throughout the academic year. Courses are primarily in the
physical, chemical, biological, behavioral, and computing sciences; and
instructors are scientists and mathematicians who are actively engaged
in research at the University.
The following Briarcliff High School students belong to the Columbia University Science Honors Program:
Congratulations to the following BHS Semifinalists and Commended Students in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Competition:
B.H.S National Merit Semifinalists
Hana Grace Lee-Niosi
B.H.S National Merit Commended Students
Edwin Zhou was accepted to perform with the Conference All State Wind
Ensemble on the Flute. Matthew Bombassei and Karthik Rao were accepted
as Alternates on their perspective instruments, Snare Drum and Viola.
The conference will be held in Rochester from December 4-7