MPH Sophomore Makes State Ski Team

MPH Sophomore Makes State Ski Team

Sophomore Andrew Benincasa competed this week at the Section III High School Alpine Sectional races at Snow Ridge Resort.  He conquered the Giant Slalom (GS) race with a second place finish in the morning and tackled the Slalom (SL) race in the afternoon, where he also placed second.  He finished second overall for the Boys […]

Follow-Up Story: Jeffrey Bush competes at State level

Follow-Up Story: Jeffrey Bush competes at State level

We previously reported on senior Jeffrey Bush’s  first place victory in our district’s National Voice for Democracy audio essay contest. Since then, he has gone on to compete at the state level, where he took 3rd place. Earlier this week, Jeffrey had the honor of reading his speech to the Mattydale Veterans of Foreign Wars […]

Get to Know the MPH Modified Basketball Coach

Get to Know the MPH Modified Basketball Coach

Recently, The Daily Orange published an article about Peter Dourdas, a professional skill development trainer and well-known private basketball coach.  This year, Pete joined the MPH athletics family as our modified boy’s basketball coach.  Director of Athletics Jim Ryan states, “We are so fortunate to have Coach Dourdas working with our youngest basketball players here at […]

Another MPH Alumnus to Perform with Symphoria

Another MPH Alumnus to Perform with Symphoria

We recently reported that one of our alumnae, Lizzie (Klemperer) Walker ’05 will be performing with Symphoria in “A Night at the Oscars” on February 10, 2018.  Since that posting, we’ve learned that another one of our recent graduates will also be taking the stage that evening — S. Arthur Sicilia ’15,  a junior at […]

MPH Students Recognized for Written Works

MPH Students Recognized for Written Works

Several of our Middle and Upper School students recently entered the Scholastic Writing Awards Competition and were recognized in our regional event (Northeast Writing Region-at-Large). The  Scholastic Writing Awards Competition is sponsored by the same organization that sponsors the Scholastic Art Awards. Between the art and writing submissions, over 330,000 works are submitted by students […]

MPH Students Compete at Science Olympiad

MPH Students Compete at Science Olympiad

On Saturday, January 27, thirty MPH students in grades 9 – 12 competed in the Mid-State Regional Science Olympiad Competition at Le Moyne College in Syracuse.  Forty teams participated overall and MPH fielded two teams, both competing in the same division as the large schools in the area (F-M, J-D, CNS, Liverpool, etc. ).  Science […]

MPH Alumna to perform with Symphoria

MPH Alumna to perform with Symphoria

Lizzie (Klemperer) Walker ’05 will be joining Symphoria as they present “A Night at the Oscars” on February 10, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. at the Crouse Hinds Theatre in Syracuse.  After graduating from MPH, Lizzie attended the University of Michigan where she earned a B.F.A. in Musical Theatre. She has appeared on Broadway (Bright Star) […]

Fifth Graders selected for All-County Festival

Fifth Graders selected for All-County Festival

MPH fifth graders Alexa Rose Battaglia and Mia Sakonju were both selected as violinists for this year’s Elementary All-County Festival. Sponsored by the Onondaga County Music Educators Association, the concert will be held  April 6-7 at West Genesee Middle School. Congratulations to these talented students!

MPH Student Artists Receive High Praise at Scholastic Art Competition

MPH Student Artists Receive High Praise at Scholastic Art Competition

The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards are the nation’s longest-running and most prestigious recognition program for students in grades 7–12. Each year in Central New York, thousands of pieces of art (5,560 this year) are submitted by hundreds of student artists, representing nearly 90 area schools. Artwork is judged by professional artists and educators. This […]

MPH Receives Excellence Award

MPH Receives Excellence Award

On Thursday, January 11, 2018, Manlius Pebble Hill School was presented with the Special Parratt-Schick Award of Excellence by the Town of DeWitt Planning Board. The award was given to MPH for its improvements to its campus on Jamesville Rd over the past several years, including the most recent building addition, The Kathleen and Daniel […]