Category Archives: News

Junior Receives Top Honors in Math and Science

BRONX, NY – As the nationwide call for growth in programs teaching Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM), one Truman High School student is standing out as a top-performer in those areas. Jodie Ann Williams, a junior, was recently awarded … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off on Junior Receives Top Honors in Math and Science

Next PTA General Membership meeting: Thursday, May 28th

All parents and guardians, You are cordially invited to the May 2015 PTA general membership meeting taking place on Thursday evening, May 28th at 7:00 p.m. in the school cafeteria.  This is the official meeting for our PTA elections for … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Announcements, News, PTA News, THE R.A.P.P. PROGRAM | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Next PTA General Membership meeting: Thursday, May 28th

Spring Talent Show Announced

BRONX, NY – The Truman High School staff and students invite you to the 2015 Talent Show.  Details are as follows: Date: Thursday, May 21, 2015 Time: 6:30pm Doors Open at 5:45pm  Doors Close PROMPTLY at 6:30pm. NO EXCEPTIONS.  Arrive … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off on Spring Talent Show Announced

Order Basketball Team Gear Now!

If you’re looking to get some Truman Mustang Basketball team gear- here’s your chance.  Take a look at this flyer.  Instructions on how to order are at the bottom of the flyer.  To download the flyer to print out yourself, … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off on Order Basketball Team Gear Now!

Air Force JROTC Program Hosts Military Ball and Dining Out

BRONX, NY – Truman High School’s 6th floor culinary cafe was transformed Friday into a blend of glamour and patriotism that would make the Commander in Chief jealous.  This, as the Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) hosted their … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off on Air Force JROTC Program Hosts Military Ball and Dining Out

Media Students “Get Reel” with their Dreams

NEW YORK, NY – A special event Saturday boasted a list of celebrities and media industry professionals that you might expect to see at a Hollywood awards show;  But for over 50 Truman High School Media students, the “Get Reel … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off on Media Students “Get Reel” with their Dreams

Prospective Picassos Brush Up Portfolios for Evaluation

BRONX, NY – It’s certainly no regents exam, but students in Harry S Truman High School’s Advanced Placement (AP) Art course are putting the finishing touches on the most important portfolio of their high school careers.  Now in its second … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off on Prospective Picassos Brush Up Portfolios for Evaluation

Astronomy Students Look Upward with New Telescopes

BRONX, NY – It’s a bird!  It’s a plane!  Actually – it’s a close-up look at a far-away star.  Students in the Harry S Truman High School Astronomy class have a brand new way of examining the sky overhead, thanks … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off on Astronomy Students Look Upward with New Telescopes

Poetry Reading Event Ends Month-Long Celebration

BRONX, NY – The school library:  it’s not necessarily the first place you’d expect to see emotions flowing like the waters of the Hudson River.  However, those emotions flowed freely inside the library at Harry S Truman High School Wednesday … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off on Poetry Reading Event Ends Month-Long Celebration

Students Honored with EVOLVE Award

BRONX, NY – Two Truman students were honored by the Bronx Supreme Court with the 2015 EVOLVE Award.  EVOLVE is an acronym meaning Exceptional, Visionary, Optimistic, Leadership, Volunteerism and Education.  It is given to three-to-five young women each year. This … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off on Students Honored with EVOLVE Award

A Letter from the Principal about PCBs

BRONX, NY – Truman Principal Keri Alfano recently sent home a letter to parents with educational information about Polycholorinated Biphenyls, and the efforts by New York City to remove them from schools. Please take a moment to read the letter … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off on A Letter from the Principal about PCBs

Poetry Winners Announced

BRONX, NY – The winners in Truman High School’s April National Poetry Month Contest were announced on Friday, April 24th.  The following students will be invited to take a trip to Webster Hall in Manhattan to record a reading of … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off on Poetry Winners Announced

Published Poet Visits Truman English Students

BRONX, NY – Truman students  flexed their creative writing muscles with the help of an expert Tuesday as poet and author Mariahadessa Ekere Tallie visited the school to conduct an up-close and personal workshop on the art of writing and … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off on Published Poet Visits Truman English Students

Computer Technician Loves Keeping Students and Staff Wired at Truman

BRONX, NY – Sometimes, when you find your calling in life, you just “know.”  Maintaining a 7-story building’s information technology infrastructure is no easy job, but it’s one that technician Juan Rodriguez is ready to take on every day. “Ever since … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off on Computer Technician Loves Keeping Students and Staff Wired at Truman

Culinary Students Cook Up Huge Wins

BRONX, NY – It’s a contest called “America’s Best High School Chef,” and students from Truman High School’s Culinary Program continue to prove that they have what it takes to earn that title. Under the direction of Chef Jeffrey Brylski, … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off on Culinary Students Cook Up Huge Wins