Archive for December, 2011

Tech’s First Student-Produced Play Sets the Bar High

Tech’s First Student-Produced Play Sets the Bar High

Despite its confusing plot and dark subject matter, the student production of The Wall was a surprising success, with estimated ticket sales reaching almost 800. The cast spent most of the summer and beginning of the school year rehearsing tirelessly at least five days a week, which really paid off on opening night. The musical […]

A Strong Finish for our Boys Cross Country Team

A Strong Finish for our Boys Cross Country Team

In a season filled with determination and hard work, Tech’s Cross Country Team has a strong showing atP.S.A.L.CrossCountryCityChampionship. Our junior varsity team took fifth place at City Championship, and ourvarsity team placed sixth, just short from qualifying as a team for New York State Federation Championships. Competing against some of the best runners in the […]

The No Child Left Behind Act

The No Child Left Behind Act

The No Child Left Behind Act was signed into law by President George W. Bush in 2002. The purpose of the act was to improve the education system of the United States by administering standardized tests and judging a school’s quality from the results of that test. Each year, the school must meet the expected […]