The Curtis Log

  • April 28Schools closed for the duration of the 2019-2020 school year
  • March 18PSAL Sports, after school clubs, and performing arts shows postponed due to COVID-19
  • March 13Remember to Wash Your Hands!

JV boys’ basketball team wins PSAL City championship

By: Michael Jn Marie, Web Editor

May 13, 2015

The Boys JV basketball team won the 2014-2015 City Championship with a thrilling 70-68 come from behind victory against Wings Academy of the Bronx. Leading the way were sophomores Kwannah Kollie, and Ransford Agyeman Budu and freshman Ahmad Anderson. Playing at So...

Team size helps tennis players thrive

By: Tolu Kolade, Staff Writer

May 13, 2015

With four wins and  four losses, its safe to say the girls’ varsity tennis team is starting off their season with great momentum and drive. Although a small team with just 12 players, they still manage to come out on top with big wins and better play with...

Wind and snow cancels games

By: Samara Lugo, Staff Writer

May 13, 2015

As we all have experienced, the weather at the beginning of March has been particularly unfavorable this year. With temperatures below thirty, and wind chills below zero, the winter weather was unforgiving. Unfortunately, the beginning...

Maliek Kelly wins Andrew Barberi award

By: Breann McKeon, Staff Writer

May 13, 2015

On March 10th, Senior football star Maliek Kelly was presented with the Andrew Barberi award. Andrew Barberi was a Curtis football coach who was known for his great contributions to developing scholastic football on Staten Island. Shortly after his death, the ...

Curtis welcomes new swim club

By: Kailey Walters

May 13, 2015

Curtis High School’s first swim club is the brainchild of sophomore Michael Sorenson. A member of the boys swim team, Sorenson said, “I was motivated to get our swim teams at Curtis the needed practice in order to compete with the better swim team...

Key club sells bracelets to foster education

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May 13, 2015

The term Yuda comes from the Spanish word “ayuda” which means help and that is what students are doing for the Guatemalan children. Yuda bands are sold throughout schools in America in order to raise money for the education of children in Guatema...

Junior high actors benefit from alumni experience

By: Brandon Dilluvio and Skye Pickering., Staff Writer

May 13, 2015

March was a month that was filled  Thunderbirds and Pink Ladies. Both Curtis and  its feeder school, IS 61 performed the show Grease within two weeks of each other. IS 61 was first followed by Curtis.  Since the Curtis dram...

Contest advertises environmental club

By: Iliana Gomez, Staff Writer

May 13, 2015

         In honor of Earth Day, the Environmental Club is hosting an Earth Day Art and Poetry contest. This contest allowed different forms of art, rap and poetry. There are different categories for the applicants to com...

Movie night underappreciated

By: Luke Mcnamara, Staff Writer

May 13, 2015

One of the most recent additions to the fun after school activities available at Curtis  is movie night. Hosted in the library after period nine, movie night showcases new and old, popular and unknown films. Students like so...

Record number of Warriors March to save babies

By: Michael Dilluvio, Staff Writer

May 13, 2015

The March of Dimes is a non-profit organization established on January 3, 1938, by former president Franklin D. Roosevelt. The organization seeks to improve the lives of babies who were born prematurely, as well as the mother...

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