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!

Girls lacrosse gets a change in leadership

Leiann David

May 21, 2019

The girls varsity lacrosse team started the 2019 season with a new coach, Ms.  Christine Lagana. Lagana played lacrosse as a goalie at Tottenville High School and is replacing Coach Gonzalez. She’s coached the team to a 5 win and...

Football players explore Rutgers University

Bamidele Omoro

May 21, 2019

Curtis’ football team has returned to Rutgers University once again to observe and follow the Scarlet Knights throughout their practice. This trip gave players a taste of college football and a front row seat to D1 athletes p...

Senior trip was better than expected

Aysa Hyppolite

May 21, 2019

One of the most anticipated senior events is the senior trip.  In recent years attendance has declined.  This year less than  40 students attended. Many students had the preconception that the senior trip would be “wack” and...

Game of Thrones excites fans with an explosive season premiere

Cheyanne Richardson

May 21, 2019

Game of Thrones fans have been waiting anxiously for the return of Jon Snow and the Mother of Dragons to reappear. Finally, Winter is Here in the land of Westeros and fans are sitting on the edge of their seats. HBO has produ...

Boys tennis winning streak

Sydney Blugh

May 21, 2019

The boys tennis team has been doing phenomenally this season with eight wins and only two losses. The team, lead by coach Lisa Pillarella, have been somewhat surprised by their wins. Captain and first singles player Mark Lewis sa...

Us movie review

Nadia Chin

May 21, 2019

There’s no doubt that the arrival of a movie directed by Jordan Peele sparks excitement across the globe. After his first and extremely successful film Get Out was released, people were already discussing his next film.   ...

When I Get Home by Solange delivers a meaningful message

Elizabeth Reich

May 21, 2019

  Released on March 1st, 2019, When I Get Home is Solange Knowles’ (artistically known as Solange) fourth album release. She recruited many well-known artists to be both features on the album and producers of it. The likes of ...

Reality sets in for seniors as college decisions roll in

Greer Gerney

May 21, 2019

Spring is an intense time for high school students across the country when finals and summer excitement compete for attention, the days get longer, and the end of the year looms closer. For the graduating class of 2019, the int...

Curtis Log fights for press rights

Elizabeth Reich

May 21, 2019

On April 30th the Curtis Log staff boarded a coach bus and drove up to Albany  to advocate for the Student Journalist Free Speech Act to be passed into state legislature. The trip was a group effort between different schools al...

Refurbished gyms are open to students

Derek Gonzalez

May 21, 2019

  Curtis High School has been a large school ever since its opening in 1904 and has an excellent record when it comes to athletics; offering wrestling, lacrosse, dance, American football, and many others.  So it can’t be c...

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