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Freshman Orientation September 2nd!

All incoming students should attend  orientation to prepare for the start of the 2015 school year.  The meeting will begin PROMPTLY at the appointed time so please plan to arrive early! SEPTEMBER 2, 2015 STUDENTS WITH LAST NAMES A-L: 9:30 AM … Continue reading

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Summer Mathematics Package – Incoming FRESHMEN MUST READ!

ATTENTION ALL FRESHMEN STUDENTS AND PARENTS: Harry S. Truman High School uses the Big Ideas Math curriculum. It provides support for parents, teachers and students with Common Core State Standards expectations. Visit the website and explore the online resources to … Continue reading

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Students Host Public Art Show June 10th 5-7pm

BRONX, NY – Over a hundred students will put their artwork on display Wednesday as Truman High School hosts its annual art show for the public. “I do think it’s important that we showcase the student’s work, because a lot … Continue reading

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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