Manlius Pebble Hill School Visual Arts and Design Chair Teresa Henderson has been named the recipient of this year’s Union College’s Gideon Hawley Teacher Recognition Award.  Students at Union College are invited to nominate one of their secondary teachers, and a committee selects a single recipient from the many nominations.  Teresa will be honored at […]

Middle School Orchestra to perform at Crouse Hinds Theater

Middle School Orchestra to perform at Crouse Hinds Theater

The Middle School Orchestra will be performing on February 9th at The Civic Center’s Crouse Hinds Theater. They will be playing in the lobby prior to Symphoria’s performance of My Funny Valentine at 7:30 p.m.  There is no cost to watch the MPH Orchestra, however, should you choose to stay for the Symphoria performance,  tickets can […]

MPH Alumnus, International Concert Organist Jonathan Embry ’10 to Perform in Syracuse

MPH Alumnus, International Concert Organist Jonathan Embry ’10 to Perform in Syracuse

Most Holy Rosary Church announces a free concert, open to the public: Organ Convert – On the Casavant Pipe Organ, on Saturday, January 26 at 6:30 p.m. Performing will be International Concert Organist Jonathan Embry, a 2010 graduate of Manlius Pebble Hill School. The church is located at 111 Roberts Ave, Syracuse, NY 13207. Below […]

Introducing our 150th Celebration Gala Chairs—Diane and Mark Wladis

Introducing our 150th Celebration Gala Chairs—Diane and Mark Wladis

Now in their second year as an MPH family, Diane and Mark Wladis have taken on a major leadership role for the School as chairs of our 150th Celebration Gala. While the big event is still several months away (mark your calendar for April 5!), they’ve been hard at work since the fall securing sponsorship […]

Sixth Graders Volunteer at The Salvation Army

Sixth Graders Volunteer at The Salvation Army

Members of the MPH sixth grade class spent time today volunteering at The Salvation Army, sorting food and toys in preparation for the Salvation Army Christmas Bureau Distribution Day on Wednesday, December 19. According to Salvationarmy.org, each year before Christmas, The Salvation Army partners with hundreds of community groups and thousands of volunteers to make […]

Lower Schoolers Learn About S.T.E.A.M and Entrepreneurship

Lower Schoolers Learn About S.T.E.A.M and Entrepreneurship

MPH parent Dr. Nate Boyer visited our Lower School last week to provide 3rd through 5th graders with a lesson on the role that S.T.E.A.M and entrepreneurship play in three areas of geography. The three areas were Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Remote Sensing and 3D visualization. Dr. Boyer provided an overview of the importance of S.T.E.A.M and GIS […]

MPH Photography Students Work with Vera House

MPH Photography Students Work with Vera House

On Tuesday, December 11, MPH Art & Design Chair Teresa Henderson brought several of her Photography students to Vera House* and offered family photo shoots to residents of their shelters. Several mothers came to the shoot with children dressed for the season, ready to create new memories. The Vera House staff informed the students that […]

MPHMUN Claims Another International Victory

MPHMUN Claims Another International Victory

On November 16-18,the MPHMUN team traveled to compete in the “Model United Nations Canada” conference sponsored by Dawson College. Over 1,500 students were in attendance for this debate conference.  As described on their website, MUNC is “a three-day international relations simulation for students held annually in downtown Montreal. Each November, more than 500 participants congregate […]

MPH Girls Soccer Team Helps Project Smiles for Ninth Year in a Row

Since 2010, the MPH Girls Varsity Soccer Team, led by Coach Pat Bentley Hoke, has partnered with Projecto Sonrisas, (Project Smiles) an organization providing holiday cheer for girls orphaned by the ongoing unrest in Colombia. Soccer is the connection between MPH and this worthy cause, as its founder, Oscar Vergara, runs the Maxwell Park Summer […]

MPH Eighth Grader to Appear on WSYR’s Extraordinary Talent

MPH Eighth Grader to Appear on WSYR’s Extraordinary Talent

MPH eighth grader Paul DiFolco will appear on WSYR’s Extraordinary Talent segment Tuesday November 20 at 5:30 p.m. and Wednesday, November 21 at 6:15 a.m. The segment will air again on Bridge Street Wednesday at 10:00 a.m. Paul started playing piano at the age of five in San Diego, California. He joined Russell Posegate’s Studio […]