MPH News Digest

7th Grade Chess Player Does it Again!

October 24, 2016


Seventh Grader Matthew Roberson has been playing chess since 1st grade here at MPH. Over the years, he’s competed in dozens of tournaments, but recently, he’s becoming quite well-known in the chess community for his accomplishments.  Last weekend he competed … Continue reading

MPH Students to Appear on WCNY Tonight

October 13, 2016

Last spring, several of our students who participate in the Mentors in Violence Prevention program were interviewed by WCNY-TV. They, along with college students, were asked to talk about how they are trained to treat others with kindness and respect, … Continue reading

MPH Senior is Extraordinary Talent of the Week

October 12, 2016

Senior Jake Lawless was featured this morning on Channel 9’s “Extraordinary Talent of the Week” with Carrie Lazarus. Jake was chosen for his many accomplishments as a musician, most notably, his trombone playing.  Not only is Jake a stand-out instrumentalist … Continue reading

Sixth Grader Stars in Short Film

September 29, 2016

Sixth grader Nastassia Haroshka recently appeared in the title role of Martin Molina’s new short film, “Felicia.”  Mr. Molina, who worked on the 2016 production of “Ghostbusters,” is in the process of entering “Felicia” in the Sundance Ignite.  Nastassia also … Continue reading

Three MPH Seniors are National Merit Scholarship Semi-Finalists

September 21, 2016

Manlius Pebble Hill Seniors Sophia Han, Maja Cannavo, and Nicolas Jerge have been named semifinalists in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program.  They were selected on the basis of their scores on the PSAT exam, which each year is taken … Continue reading

MPH sophomore victorious at US Orienteering Championship

September 19, 2016


MPH sophomore Nathan Collinsworth brought home a gold medal from the US Orienteering Championships in the 2-day classic distance race this past weekend in the Hudson Valley of New York, racing in the male 16 and under age group. Orienteering … Continue reading

Another Silver Medal for Jill Walsh!

September 19, 2016

MPH Parent Jill Walsh finished the 2016 Paralympic Games with two silver medals! Her most recent victory came Friday at the T1-2 women’s road race on a challenging course. Read more about the race and results here. Congratulations, Jill! We’re … Continue reading

Jill Walsh Takes the Silver for Team USA!

September 15, 2016

MPH parent Jill Walsh is officially a silver medalist! She competed in the Cycling Road time trial T1-2 yesterday at the Paralympic Games in Rio! Team USA won an astounding 9 medals on their first day of road cycling competition. … Continue reading

MPH Parent to Compete in Paralympic Games

September 13, 2016


Jill Walsh, parent of MPH graduate Griffin Walsh ’15 and current senior Julia Walsh, will compete as a cyclist in the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio this week. Her first event is the Women’s Time Trials tomorrow, September 14 at … Continue reading

MPH Athletes Participate in 9/11 5K Race

September 12, 2016


To commemorate the 15th anniversary of September 11, four MPH Girls’ Varsity Soccer players and one Cross Country runner participated in the DeWitt PFA 5k on Sunday, September 11, 2016. Each runner wore a picture ID in honor of one … Continue reading