MPH News Digest

National Library Day

April 22, 2016

For National Library Day, April 12th, Liza Morrison had students in all grades 1-12 fill in the sentence “I Love My Library Because….” on large pieces of paper displayed on the walls. The responses were amazing– from “It smells like … Continue reading

MPH Celebrates Earth Week

April 21, 2016


Manlius Pebble Hill School is pleased to be a part of the “Explore Our Energy Future” event on Saturday, April 23. Sponsored by Climate Change Awareness & Action, this self-guided tour will highlight over 20 sites around Onondaga County where … Continue reading

MPH Junior Places Second in New York State History Day Competition

April 19, 2016

Yesterday was the New York State History Day competition.  Junior Andrew Park won 2nd place for his documentary on Dennis Ritchie, securing a spot in the national competition in June.   There were approximately 400 students at the competition in Cooperstown … Continue reading

Winter Sports Round-Up

April 18, 2016


While winter sports have come to an end, it’s important to note some incredible athletic accomplishments by several of our students: VOLLEYBALL Junior Sophie Novak: 1st team All-League and All-Section, and All-CNY Senior Kaylee Steiner: 1st team All-League,  1st team … Continue reading

Sue Foster Receives “Teacher Excellence” Award

April 14, 2016

Science Department Chair Sue Foster has been selected as a recipient of the 2016 New York State Senate “Teacher Excellence” Award.  Sue received a letter from State Senator John DeFrancisco notifying her of this honor and thanking her for “going … Continue reading

Three MPH Students Take Part in Medical Mission Trip to El Salvador

April 12, 2016


“Life-altering.”  “Inspiring.”  “Worth it.” These are just a few of the ways three MPH Seniors described their recent trip to El Salvador as part of Mission of Miracles, a volunteer medical mission trip working in partnership with the people of … Continue reading

Middle School Chess Player Headed to Nationals!

April 4, 2016


Sixth grader Matthew Roberson came out victorious at the Upstate NY scholastic chess championship. Held at HW Smith School on Saturday, April 2, Matthew was once again moved up to the high school division (see article from January). There, he … Continue reading

MPH Students to be Featured in SYO/SYSO Concert

March 31, 2016

The Syracuse Youth Orchestra (SYO) and Syracuse Youth String Orchestra (SYSO) will present a concert on Sunday, April 10, at 3:30PM at West Genesee High School, 5201 W Genesee St, Camillus, NY. Eight MPH students will be performing in this … Continue reading

Lower School Students Host Community Fair

March 30, 2016


This afternoon, an energetic group of Lower School students filled the dining hall to host a Community Fair showcasing a wide variety of topics. Each grade level worked on projects of interest based on their current curriculum. Prepped with presentation … Continue reading

Students Create Art as a Symbol of Hope

March 28, 2016


Head and neck cancers are among the fastest growing cancers in America. Patients undergo a tremendous amount of physical and psychological pain and need specialized radiation masks to help with their treatment. These radiation masks are specifically molded over the … Continue reading