• Twenty-six Herricks HS students earn National Merit Commendations

    Herricks High School is proud to congratulate 26 current seniors that have been identified as Commended Students in the National Merit Scholarship Program. This academic competition was initiated in 1955 as a way to provide students with opportunities to receive recognition for their scholastic talents.

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  • Summer Reading Success at Denton!

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  • Herricks High School congratulates National Merit Semifinalists

    Herricks High School is proud to announce that 11 talented and dedicated seniors were named National Merit Semifinalists in the 64th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Congratulations to Hannah Chu, Ankit Jain, Christina Kim, Jonathan Klibansky, Simon Liu, Eish Maheshwari, Mariana Mohsen, Cayla Moy, Nicole Park, Uttsav Patel and Sahith Vadada for earning this outstanding accomplishment.

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  • Herricks Students Selected for All-State Music Festival

    Herricks High School received 27 letters of acceptance for students selected to participate in this year’s All-State Music Festival, which will be held in Rochester, New York from Nov. 29-Dec. 2. The annual festival, sponsored by the New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA), is considered the highest honor a school musician can attain. Thirteen were accepted to perform in ensembles, while 14 were selected as alternates.

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  • Herricks High School’s First Summer Writing Program Is in the Books!

    Inspired by the success of many summer programs in the Herricks Public Schools, the district launched a new weeklong summer writing initiative from Aug. 6-10. In its inaugural year, the program provided opportunities for enrichment in English language arts for Herricks High School students entering grades 9-12. The 16 participants ranged from students who have a strong love of creative writing and a desire to evolve their skills to those that wanted to reinforce the concepts learned in classes during the school year for greater success in the future. The group studied an assortment of genres, including poetry, creative nonfiction, short stories and playwriting.

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  • Herricks Summer Music Program Continues to Grow

    For the ninth consecutive year, the Herricks Summer Music Program provided students in the Herricks School District with many opportunities to cultivate their interests, knowledge and talents. Initiated nine years ago with 23 participants, the program’s enrollment has nearly quadrupled, as this year brought an attendance of 109 with two bands and two orchestras.

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  • Herricks Wins TWO Tri-M Chapter of the Year Awards

    The Herricks Public Schools are delighted to announce that the Tri-M Music Honor Societies of both Herricks High School and Herricks Middle School have received the 2017-18 Chapter of the Year awards, presented by the National Association for Music Education and sponsored by Simply Sheets Fundraising. The National Chapter of the Year Program is designed to motivate and reward chapters that perform service projects, encourage chapter officers to perform their duties properly and increase awareness and interest in what other Tri-M chapters are doing.

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