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NYCDOE and Microsoft Offers Free Software for Students

SPEAKER MELISSA MARK-VIVERITO AND SCHOOLS CHANCELLOR CARMEN FARIÑA ANNOUNCE COLLABORATION WITH MICROSOFT TO PROVIDE SOFTWARE TO NEW YORK CITY STUDENTS Today, Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña announced an innovative collaboration with Microsoft Corp. to provide New York … Continue reading

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Lady Mustang Basketball Featured on News 12

BRONX, NY – The Truman High School Lady Mustang Basketball took on neighborhood rival Cardinal Spellman this week in interleague play.  After a hard-fought battle, the Lady Mustangs came out on top by a score of 54-to-49.  Their game was … Continue reading

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Update for Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Dear parents and guardians, This is an important message from Truman High School. All students must return to school on Tuesday, February 2. Students should enter school the same time they did in the fall term. They should also follow … Continue reading

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Winter Storm Jonas CANCELS SATURDAY S.A.T. EXAMS, PSAL SPORTS, REGENTS TUTORING & OTHER D.O.E. EVENTS!

BRONX, NY – In light of the forecasted Winter Storm Jonas, the administration at Harry S Truman High School has announced that Saturday Regents Prep Tutoring  AND ALL PSAL SPORTS EVENTS AND PRACTICES for January 23rd will be CANCELED, due … Continue reading

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Law Team Competes in “We The People”

NEW YORK, NY – Truman High School’s 10th Grade Honors Law class recently went head-to-head against four other schools to test their knowledge of the Constitution and Civics – as well as take and defend stances on various Constitutional issues. … Continue reading

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Seniors: Time to Vote on Superlatives!

Truman Seniors – we are almost half-way through the year, and that means it is time to start voting for the SENIOR SUPERLATIVES.  This week in your English classes you’ll be voting on the following categories, so it’s time to … Continue reading

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Next PTA General Membership meeting: Thursday, December 10th @ 7:00 p.m.

The December 2015 meeting of the PTA of Truman High School will be held on Thursday, December 10th at 7:00 p.m. in the school cafeteria.  We are having a Title I information meeting which will include the following: Information about … Continue reading

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Principal Alfano Declares Monday “Truman Spirit Day”

Principal Alfano has designated Monday, November 16, 2015 as “Truman  Spirit Day,” and is encouraging ALL students, faculty and staff to wear their favorite Truman gear – shirts, hoodies, shorts, etc. to school on Monday!  See you then!

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Media Students Visit News 12 The Bronx

BRONX, NY – News 12 the Bronx bills itself as being “As Local as Local News Gets,” and students from the Truman Media Program got their own hyper-local look at News 12’s Soundview studios on November 11th. During the tour, … Continue reading

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November PTA General Membership Meeting: Thursday, 11/12/2015 @ 7:00 p.m.

The November 2015 meeting of the PTA of Truman High School will be held on Thursday, November 12th at 7:00 p.m. in the school cafeteria.  We are having a Title I information meeting which will include the following: Information about … Continue reading

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Chancellor Announces SAT Day

NEW YORK – Chancellor Fariña today announced that New York City will offer the SAT exam free of charge to all students during the school day in the spring of their high school junior year, starting in the 2016-17 school … Continue reading

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Hispanic Heritage Month Celebrated at Truman!

BRONX, NY – October is the National Hispanic American Heritage Month.  Students and staff at Truman High School commemorated it with their own Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration on October 21st. Students from several Spanish classes took part in the program, … Continue reading

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College Week – October 26-30!

Truman High School is participating in NYC College week.  Our teachers will be sharing stories with students about their college experiences, and we will have several activities throughout the week to get our students excited about their future college plans. … Continue reading

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Chancellor’s Town Hall Event Announced

BRONX, NY – On November 10th, Chancellor Fariña will come to district 11 for at own hall meeting.  The event will be held at the Albert Tuitt Education Campus at 921 E 228th Street, Bronx, NY 10466.  Details are included … Continue reading

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Outback Steakhouse Give Back Night A Success

BRONX, NY – After a weekend of cold, dreary weather- visitors to the Outback Steakhouse for Monday’s Give Back event were treated to sunny skies, a crisp breeze and a taste of Australia.  The restaurant, now in it’s second week … Continue reading

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