Knapsacks…Speedos…VELCRO…what do these all have in common?
These items were all inspired by nature.
First graders at Todd Elementary School recently learned about biomimicry – the design and production of objects that are modeled or inspired by plants and animals.
Rehearsals, trying on costumes, sound checks…and all that jazz.
Briarcliff High School students have been getting ready for the spring musical “Chicago” in a performance you do not want to miss.
This family-friendly version, which is appropriate for middle schoolers and up, centers on Roxie Hart, a nightclub dancer. Roxie goes on trial for murder and hires a famous lawyer who promises to win her an acquittal and to make her famous
It takes a village. Briarcliff Manor Village, that is.
Last week, the Briarcliff Manor mayor and other dignitaries and community members stopped by Todd Elementary School to celebrate World Read Aloud Day and to read books to students across all grades.
Children’s book author and illustrator Meghan McCarthy vividly remembers what it was like to be a kid.
Growing up with very little television and no video games, she had to resort to using her imagination, which, ultimately, led to her becoming a successful author, she said, at a recent visit with Todd second and third graders.
Students in the Briarcliff High School Red Cross Club got “schooled” in emergency preparedness recently by the district’s Head of Security, Mike Toolan.