The Kindergarten and 1st Graders celebrated Halloween with their annual costume parade in the HCCS courtyard.
|Gov. Cuomo names Ms. Reiss a NYS Master Teacher|
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced the selection of 214 educators from across the state to join the New York State Master Teacher Program, including HCHS's own Chemistry teacher and Science Research Coordinator, Ms. Gilana Reiss.
Ms. Reiss has been a teacher at HCHS for 11 years. She is also a faculty advisor for the Transgender and Non-Binary Alliance and has previously advised the Bias and Peer Mediation Panel. She was honored with the Teacher's Award for Educational Excellence by the Academy of Applied Science for her mentorship of nationally-recognized research students. She has facilitated Professional Learning Teams in Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, and STEM Research, as well as facilitated mini-courses on Spectroscopy and how to start an Organic Chemistry elective at Math for America.
Please extend your congratulations to Ms Reiss. We are delighted that she is being recognized for her professionalism and dedication.