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Anyone Can Improve their Math Skills at the Briarcliff High School Math Lab

Math class can be fun and easy for some people, but terrifying and grueling for others.

Luckily, if you are a student at Briarcliff High School, we have your back.

One of the unique aspects about Briarcliff High School is that it has a math lab. The lab, which is open every day during school hours (except for period 5B), always has a math teacher present who can provide immediate help to students struggling with math.

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Briarcliff High School’s National Social Studies Honor Society Inducts 48 New Members

Just before the Thanksgiving Holiday, the Briarcliff High School Rho Kappa National Social Studies Honor Society inducted 48 new members.

The executive team of the chapter, led by seniors Ian Gualtiere, Alexa Fiore and Jessica Gordon, conducted the ceremony, along with the help of Assistant Principal Daniel Goldberg and teachers Laura Gualtiere and Stephanie Buatti.

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Briarcliff High School Junior Helps Conduct Research on the Activity of Bats

The 22-mile Mianus River runs through the Mianus River Gorge Preserve in the bucolic town of Bedford in Westchester County. The sounds of water gushing through the river, along with the sounds of creatures on the river bank and the woods can be heard on acoustic recorders planted throughout the preserve. One of those is the sound of bats.

Briarcliff High School junior Noah O’Neill has been working on those recorders for the past year, helping to set them up and listening to the recordings. His goal is to learn about bat activity in the preserve, as part of his science research project.

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Briarcliff High School Students “Escape the Vape”

November marks The Great American Smoke Out, a time devoted to promoting smoking cessation and educating students about the dangers of nicotine, tobacco and vaping products.

Briarcliff High School Health and Wellness teacher Robert Higle and Student Assistance Counselor Meredith Ohmes presented “Escape the Vape,” a challenge to students modeled after an escape room.

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