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!

Review of IGOR by Tyler, the Creator

Nadia Chin

June 7, 2019

It’s been two years since Tyler, the Creator has released an album, and this month fans rose with excitement when the announcement of IGOR hit social media.  His last release, Flower Boy, influenced the now turning point in...

Dance Company Spring 2019

Greer Gerney

June 7, 2019

On May 3rd & 4th, 2019, family and friends of dancers here at Curtis gathered in the auditorium for the annual Dance Show. Though this is not the dancer’s only performance opportunity during the school year, this showcase ...

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...

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 ...

Curtis Players present Chicago the Musical

Musayeroh Bah

May 21, 2019

Curtis’ new musical, Chicago opened on Friday, April 12th.  The cast performed three shows as well as several previews the week before. Chicago is a 1920’s themed satire on the corruption of criminal justice cases and t...

New Dine-In Theater in SI Mall

Atticus Tacopino

April 18, 2019

The Staten Island mall recently opened an AMC Dine-In theater located in a new wing of the mall. This theater is the first of its kind for Staten Island and has gained a lot of attention within the community. The mall has been...

“Spelling Bee” makes it to Broadway

Zoe Ploog

April 17, 2019

Most actors and actresses dream about making it to the “big leagues” and for many actors that means Broadway. The Curtis Players got their chance on Monday March 18. The Curtis Players seem to be ecstatic about the opportuni...

With retirement close Scro gets pied and pied and pied

Zoe Ploog, Staff Writer

March 20, 2018

At Curtis, there is a tradition that a teacher gets “pied” in their last days before retirement. Mr. Scro started the pieing tradition at Curtis over 15 years ago. When asked how many times he pied people, Mr. Scro replied:...

Shortlived Trends

Carla Dadulla, Staff Writer

December 8, 2017

Throughout the years we have gone through many short lived trends. Maybe you can remember nyan cat, the cinnamon challenge, sillybandz and rainbow loom bracelets. Some trends are out of hand one day then completely gone the next...

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