1. Hats off to the 30 young men and women of the McKee High School Chapter who competed in the Skills USA New York Citywide contest at Thomas Edison on March 9th, 2013. It was a lovely and compelling event with “green and gold” standing proud. Here’s the list of award winners:
a. Advertising Design – 1st Place – Sarah Weiss
b. Basic Vehicle Maintenance – 1st Place – Nicholas Mardikos
c. Job Demo A - 1st Place – Eternity Povod
d. Opening and Closing Ceremonies – 1st Place:
i. Diana DeLaCruz, Nicholas Lettiere, Malcolm Lewis, Nadia Cervantes, Jessie Blaylock, Robert Cherrick, Michael Vok
e. Pin Design – 2nd Place – Sarah Weiss
f. Extemporaneous Speaking – 3rd Place – Joe Dailey
g. Cosmetology 12th Grade – 3rd Place – Adriana Ortega
h. Cosmetology 11th Grade – 3rd Place – Dulce Neri
2. MSIT Varsity Boy’s Cross Country Track Team won the Robert Breen Memorial Championship Trophy. It is proudly displayed in the principal’s conference room.
3. Hats off to the Robo-Wizards for their good sportsmanship at the NYC Regionals at the Jacob Javits Center. Not all was lost. They did receive the “Excellence in Engineering Award from FIRST.