Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Homecoming All School Spirit Dress Down Days: Thursday and Friday

From Student Council:

Thursday Oct. 13: TEAM DAY!!!! Wear gear to rep your favorite college, sports team, or MPH team!

Friday Oct. 14: BLACKOUT!!!!!!! (dress in black from head to toe) Go all out with face paint, beads, and banners for your MPH boys varsity soccer team !!!

Jake Lawless Extraordinary Talent of the Week

From the MPH New Digest:

Senior Jake Lawless was featured this morning on Channel 9's "Extraordinary Talent of the Week" with Carrie Lazarus. Jake was chosen for his many accomplishments as a musician, most notably, his trombone playing.  Not only is Jake a stand-out instrumentalist for MPH, but he has contributed to countless performances all over Onondaga County and plays [...]

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News segment from WSYR-TV:

Friday, September 23, 2016

Green Volunteering Opportunity for Children and Adults

From Dennis J. Payne, Dewitt Advisory Conservation Commission:

"Attention MPH students

The Town of Dewitt is conducting its annual clean up of our roads on Saturday, October 1 from 9:00 to noon. Meeting locations are Dewitt Town Hall (Butternut Drive) and Robbie T's Pizza (North Street, Jamesville) at 9:00 a.m.. We will supply bags, stickers and safety vests. Workers should bring gloves and dress appropriately. Refreshments will be available at both locations.
This is an excellent opportunity for students to demonstrate their pride in their community. Volunteer hours documentation forms are available for those individuals who meet course or organization requirements.
In the past many students have helped with our fall and spring clean ups. We need your assistance again. For information please contact Dennis Payne at 469-0565 or paynedennis@gmail.com

Thank you"

Thursday, September 22, 2016

US Clubs Fair

Today was our annual Upper School clubs fair, where students and club advisors present their clubs, and invite their classmates to join. Over forty clubs and student organizations were represented. To see the full list of Upper School clubs and student organizations, click here or go to the MPH web page.

(JD, treasurer of the Bicycle Mechanics Club, demonstrating bicycle cool)

 (Ms. Strickland, inviting students to join Knitting Club)

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Tomorrow is a Dress Down Day!

Tomorrow, Wednesday September 21, is our third Wednesday of the month Dress Down Day!
Please refer to your Palladiums p 22 for further information on Dress Down Days.

Monday, September 12, 2016

Volunteer Opportunities in the Medical Field


2016 - 2017

A special opportunity for high school students 14 years old or older.

Each year Crouse Hospital offers 7 monthly programs about medical health care careers.  Once a month, October – March, medical professionals from a variety of fields will present information about their personal backgrounds, educations, and careers.

Contact your guidance counselor for the registration form.  The cost of the entire program is just $30.00.    Proceeds from this program are used to fund the Crouse Hospital Junior Volunteer Scholarships given annually to graduating volunteers who are attending institutions of higher education.

All registrations must be postmarked  by October 16, 2015.


Wednesday, September 7, 2016

First Spirit Friday Coming up

Our first Spirit Friday is this Friday, September 9. This Friday and every Friday henceforth, students may come dressed down if they wear MPH gear (Palladium p 22).

Note that there is an error in the printed version of the Palladium on this subject, and that students may refer to the online version of the Palladium, which is always up to date with the latest corrections and amendments.