MPH Senior Earns Eagle Scout Rank

MPH Senior Earns Eagle Scout Rank

On September 23rd, 2019, Andrew Benincasa ’20 was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout from the Leatherstocking Council of the Boy Scouts of America.  The Eagle award is the highest award a Scout can achieve.  To receive the Eagle Scout Award, Andrew completed 25 Merit Badges, maintained multiple leadership roles with his Troop, and completed […]

YMCA of Central New York Recognizes MPH Student

YMCA of Central New York Recognizes MPH Student

Our congratulations to sophomore Matthew Roberson, for being recognized for his volunteerism by The YMCA of Central New York. The press release can be found below. Matthew has become well-known in the MPH community for his remarkable chess skills, his kind nature, and always having a smile on his face. Last year, Matthew was appointed […]

MPH Senior Recognized in Art Competition

MPH Senior Recognized in Art Competition

Senior Olivia Bigtree has been selected as a finalist in the National YoungArts competition! As a finalist she has won an all-expense paid trip to Miami to spend the week taking master classes, workshops, and be mentored by internationally recognized leaders in a diversity of creative fields. Throughout the week, the finalists across ten disciplines […]

MPH Continues Partnership with Project Smiles

MPH Continues Partnership with Project Smiles

For over a decade, the girls’ varsity soccer team at MPH has participated in Project Smiles, collecting clothing and gifts to bring girls in Colombian orphanages “smiles” for the holidays. Founded and directed by local coaching legend, Oscar Vergara, Project Smiles provides much needed hope and gifts to girls orphaned by unrest in Colombia. Read […]

Community Wide Dialogue at MPH

Community Wide Dialogue at MPH

Students from Syracuse’s Henninger High School traveled to our campus on Monday to spend the day with their MPH counterparts — a number of Upper School students who are involved in the Community Wide Dialogue (CWD) program that began early in the fall. The program is facilitated by Interfaith Works, with Ms. LaPointe and Mr. […]

MPHMUN Hosts Successful Conference

Students on the MPHMUN team hosted the 20th annual MPH Model United Nations Conference on Saturday, October 26. Under the direction of MPHMUN Coordinator Sarah Chhablani, the conference was organized by secretariat members, MPH seniors,  Nathan Sonnenfeld, Daniel Braverman, Peri Cannavo, and Andrew Benincasa. Read more about each of the secretariat members here. More than […]

MPH MUN Team Preps for First Conference

MPH MUN Team Preps for First Conference

MPH Upper Schoolers have the good fortune of being able to select Model UN (MUN) as a semester-long course (though this group of students considers itself a team, not a class!) within the daily academic schedule, as opposed to trying to “squeeze it in” among their other after-school commitments. During first block on September 18, […]

MPH Recognized as a School of Distinction

MPH Recognized as a School of Distinction

Manlius Pebble Hill School is pleased to announce that it has been named a School of Distinction by The New York State Public High School Athletic Association, Inc. (NYSPHSAA)  This year, 35 schools across the state earned the School of Distinction Award. This year’s figures represent the highest number of NYSPHSAA member schools being recognized […]

MPH String Students are Going the Distance!

MPH String Students are Going the Distance!

Several string students at MPH have elected to try the 100-day practice challenge.  During this challenge, students practice 100 days in a row without missing a single day!  This year is the first time that there have been participants in all three divisions!  Congratulations to the following students for taking on this challenge (and are […]

Sophomore Golfer Top Performer at Innisbrook Invitational

Sophomore Golfer Top Performer at Innisbrook Invitational

After a top ten finish in the winter tournament, tenth grader Johnny Gruninger was invited back to the Innisbrook Invitational in Palm Harbor, Florida for their Easter Tournament. Sixty top junior golfers from around the globe were represented at the April 18-20 match. Johnny placed a remarkable second, just three strokes behind the leader. Johnny […]