Gary Steele ’65C is the 2017 Commencement Speaker

Gary Steele ’65C is the 2017 Commencement Speaker

Gary Steele ’65C has been named the 2017 Manlius Pebble Hill School Commencement speaker. As a student, Steele, who was inducted into the MPH Athletic Hall of Fame in 2016, was awarded Best All-Around Athlete, participating in football, basketball and track and field. Upon graduation from The Manlius School, Steele received an appointment to the […]

Student Have Success at NYSSMA

Last weekend, many of our performing artists attended the Level 5-6 New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA) Solo Festival at West Genesee High School. NYSSMA Solo Festivals take place all across the state annually. There, student musicians are evaluated by a professional music educator on variety of skills including scales, sight-reading and a performance […]

Music Camp Scholarship Awarded

Music Camp Scholarship Awarded

MPH 4th grader Alexa Rose Battaglia was awarded a summer music camp scholarship from Central NY Association of Music Teachers (CNYAMT).  To apply, she had to submit a recommendation from her private violin teacher, Beth Scott (MPH Suzuki Strings Program Director), as well as an originally composed essay and music resume.  Any student whose teacher […]

Senior named National Merit Scholarship winner

Senior named National Merit Scholarship winner

Manlius Pebble Hill School senior Nicholas Jerge has been selected as a winner of a National Merit Scholarship. Winners for the prestigious award are named in every state, based on each state’s percentage of graduating high school seniors. From approximately 1.6 million students who entered the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program, only 16,000 were named […]

Construction underway at Manlius Pebble Hill School

Construction underway at Manlius Pebble Hill School

The reshaping of the Manlius Pebble Hill School campus is officially underway. After a groundbreaking earlier this year, an immense steel frame has been constructed and is partially visible from Jamesville Road. The structure will soon transform into the School’s new multi-million dollar Athletics and Visual Arts facilities. Head of School Jim Dunaway gathered with […]

Scholarships awarded to MPH Seniors

Four members of the MPH Class of 2017 were recently awarded college scholarships for academic excellence.  Sophie Novak, Maggie Carmen, and Lilly Maresco were awarded New York State Education Department Scholarships for Academic Excellence. These are four-year scholarships bestowed on high performing students who will be attending college in New York State.  Trilok Reddy was […]

MPH students recognized for achievement in Computer Science

MPH students recognized for achievement in Computer Science

MPH junior Sarah Smith has been awarded the National Center For Woman And Information Technology (NCWIT) Upstate New York Local Affiliate Aspirations In Computer Science (AiC) Award. She has also received an Honorable Mention at the National level, a distinction given to only 350 out of 3,500 applicants. This organization honors high school women who are […]

Guest Author Rescheduled for May 4

The Gay Straight Alliance (GSA) at Manlius Pebble Hill School has invited Alex Myers, to speak to at school assemblies to Middle and Upper School students on Thursday, May 4 (rescheduled from a March snow day). Alex is the author of the historical fiction novel, Revolutionary, based on the life of his ancestor, Deborah Sampson, […]

Seventh grade student’s poetry recognized

Manlius Pebble Hill 7th grade student Kiru Morissette- Ugoji has been selected to have her haiku illustrated and printed as part of the Syracuse Poster Project.  She’ll be honored along with the other selected poets (who are primarily adults) at a ceremony at the Atrium at City Hall Commons this Friday, April 14. Remarkably, this […]

MPH Senior represents New York at All-Eastern Honors Ensemble

Senior Lydia Kelly performed a NYSSMA solo last spring and received a perfect score. That perfect score earned her a selection into the New York All-State Mixed Choir. There, she received an application to the National Association for Music Education All-Eastern Honors Ensemble, which included submission of recommendation letters, resume, and her NYSSMA scoring information. […]