Category Archives: News

Media Students Attend STN National Convention in Orlando, FL

  ORLANDO, Fla. – Four seniors and one graduate of Truman’s Media Communications Program packed up their gear and headed to the Sunshine State in March to participate in the Student Television Network (STN) National Convention.  STN is a national … Continue reading

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4*11*14 ~ The Day of Silence

Today marks GLSEN’s 19th annual Day of Silence, one of the nation’s largest student-led days of action. Thousands of students across the country will take a vow of silence as a symbolic representation of the silencing effect of anti-LGBT name-calling, … Continue reading

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Foreign Language Department Students Visit Washington D.C. (Student submission)

  (Student website submission) WASHINGTON, DC – The Foreign Language Department was able to successfully host a trip to Washington D.C. from March 21st through March 22nd, 2014.  Those students who were able to attend the trip received another perspective on … Continue reading

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Harry S. Truman – Engineering Exploration trip at Columbia University on Saturday, March 29, 2014

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Harry S. Truman Robotics Team 4773 at NYC FRC Regional Championship at Jacob Javits Convention Center

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Sign up for the Bronx Autism Walk Sunday April 6, 2014

Join Truman Angels at Orchard Beach this Sunday, as we walk in support of Autism Speaks. The link is below – Team Page link: http://www.walknowforautismspeaks.org/bronx/trumanangels Autism is the second most common developmental disorder in the United States affecting one in every … Continue reading

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Truman High School Names New Principal

BRONX, NY – The Harry S Truman High School now has a new principal.  According to Carron Staple, superintendent for the New York City Department of Education’s District 11, Keri L. Alfano was selected from among several candidates for the … Continue reading

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Coaching Boys into Men

“Being respectful is the new norm. It’s the popular thing to do.” At middle and high schools in Sonoma County, CA, coaches have begun weaving conversations about respect and healthy relationships into school sports. Through implementing programs like Coaching Boys … Continue reading

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Truman Wrestlers Come Out On Top

BRONX, NY – Two senior Truman Mustang Wrestlers recently took home medals at the PSAL Individual Championships, and one Mustang Alumni will be hitting the mats at a national competition in Texas. Senior Bryan Arroyo took home the Bronze medal … Continue reading

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Senior Girls Basketball Players Honored

BRONX, NY- Several senior basketball players were honored Thursday night for their contributions to the Lady Mustangs team.  Head Coach John Burke presented each player with a plaque, while the players gave flowers to their parents and other family members … Continue reading

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Truman Participates in Bronx Chamber Gala

BRONX, NY- It was a night of glamour and excitement as the Bronx Chamber of Commerce came together to honor several of its members for their contributions to the economic growth of the borough, and to celebrate the Bronx’s Centennial. … Continue reading

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Astronomy’s Skype Lessons Win Prize

BRONX, NY – Ms. Kathleen Robbins has been featured on the Harry S Truman website for her innovative use of the Skype video conferencing platform.  Now Microsoft, the parent company of Skype, has awarded Ms. Robbins and Mr. David Roush … Continue reading

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Media Students Visit News 12 The Bronx

BRONX, NY – Six students from Mr. Dave Roush’s Media Communications Program took a field trip to the studios of News 12 the Bronx on January 28th.  The trip, which has become an annual tradition for the program, is designed … Continue reading

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Astronomy Students “Virtually” Attend Research Conference

BRONX, NY – Students in Mrs. Kathleen Robbins’ Period 1 Astronomy Class took a trip to Washington, DC on Monday – via Skype.  She is in the nation’s capital attending the American Astronomical Society’s 223rd Meeting. Using an iPad, Mrs. … Continue reading

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BuildOn Students Participate in “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer”

Several students from our BuildOn program participated in the “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer” walk at Orchard Beach in October.  Here are several photos from that event.

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