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Long Island City for the Good Commute

May 28, 2015 by New York Times

New York TimesThey proceeded to 12-15 Broadway, a mid-rise building just over a year old in nearby Astoria, also in Queens. Here, an alcove studio was in the low $2,000s. Mr. Altamura's mother pointed out Long Island City High School, and its playing fields, across ...

Adelphi Awards Garden City High School Students Prize for Leadership

November 6, 2013 by

Garden City, NY - On September 20, 2013, Adelphi University held its annual Prize for Leadership Ceremony at the Adelphi University Performing Arts Center. The 12 high school students selected for the award demonstrated exceptional academic ...

Jets Present Donations for NYC Football Programs

October 2, 2013 by New York Jets

The New York Jets presented a pair of checks, one for $200,000 and another for $150,000, to the New York City Department of Education and the Public Schools Athletic League football programs at Long Island City High School in Queens, NY, on Tuesday.

City plans to end guarantee for local high school slots

September 22, 2013 by New York Daily News

New York Daily News“It's ridiculous to think that children are not able to go to their zoned school automatically,” said Kim Alvarez, who wants the option of sending her daughter Amber, 11, to the local school, Long Island City High School. "The thought that she could ...

Parents oppose plan to create tech school inside Long Island City High School

August 23, 2013 by New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsAn angry parents group is asking the city not to put a new technical school inside of a Queens high school that is struggling to turn itself around. Members of a northwestern Queens Community Education Council wrote to the city this week suggesting it ...

City to cut enrollment and funds at Long Island City High School

June 14, 2013 by New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsJames Vasquez, the Queens high school rep for the United Federation of Teachers, said Long Island City HS has a new principal and is turning itself around. “[The city] couldn't close the school,” he said. “So instead they are depriving them of students ...

Long Island City baseball team beats William C. Bryant, 4-1, as junior ace Albert Ramirez outduels LIC's Adonia Lao

April 10, 2013 by New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsThe Long Island City HS baseball team was quite familiar with William C. Bryant senior Adonis Lao. The lefthander shut down the Bulldogs in a game last season, allowing just two hits in six innings while impressively picking off five runners at first base.

Robert Caggiano of Station 54 takes first place at Daily News 5 Alarm Cookoff Queens semifinal

October 17, 2012 by New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsQueens' Bravest got cooking as the fourth annual Daily News 5 Alarm Cookoff made it to their borough last weekend. Hand-held blenders whirred and wooden spoons banged against fired-up saucepans in the noisy kitchen of Long Island City High School, ...

Seven Queens schools slated for closure re-open this week

September 5, 2012 by New York Daily News

New York Daily News“We want to put last year, which was a terrible year because of all that went on, behind us,” said Ken Achiron, the union rep at Long Island City High School. “We want to focus on helping our kids graduate.” But the school still had to get rid of at ...

A Satellite With Great Views of Home Base

August 10, 2012 by New York Times

New York TimesMany residents commute on the NY Waterway ferry from the Hunters Point South/Long Island City stop. From there it is five minutes to the East Side, 25 minutes to the financial district. The Long Island Rail Road also has two stops in Long Island City.

NY PSAL Cricket: Long Island City beats John Adams by 39 runs to clinch 2012 title & undefeated season

June 21, 2012 by Dreamcricket

DreamcricketNumber one seed Long Island City High School lived up to its ranking by completing an undefeated season with a 39-run win over number three seed John Adams High School to claim the 2012 NY PSAL High School Cricket championship on Saturday at ...

NY PSAL Cricket: John Adams upsets undefeated defending champs FDR to advance to final vs. LIC

June 16, 2012 by Dreamcricket

DreamcricketJohn Adams High School (14-1, #3 seed) knocked off previously unbeaten FDR High School (14-1, #2 seed) to advance to the 2012 New York Public Schools Athletic League championship match against Long Island City High School with a stunning 50-run ...

Local leaders unhappy with city plan to close 8 Queens high schools

February 29, 2012 by New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsLocal leaders and parents are spitting mad over the city's plan to close eight Queens high schools at the end of the school year. The city put out proposals this week to shutter William Cullen Bryant High School, in Long Island City, and Grover ...

Nothing Stellar about lack of boys club volleyball in NYC

April 29, 2011 by New York Post

Kert Fernandez sat in the bleachers Wednesday afternoon at Long Island City HS. As he waited for his Newcomers boys volleyball team to play the host Bulldogs, he watched as Academy of American Studies routed Aviation. Fernandez couldn't help but ...

CUNY's got math problem: Report shows many freshmen from city HS fail at basic algebra

November 12, 2009 by New York Daily News

New York Daily News... of math in high school, but I forgot a lot of it." John Jay College sophomore Ahmed Elshafaie, 19, who graduated from Long Island City High School, said he avoids math classes. "I don't want to ruin my GPA," he said. "High school standards were ...

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