Chaminade High School

Chaminade High School is a Roman Catholic Marianist college preparatory high school for boys in Mineola, New York, United States.

Chaminade High School
Chaminade High School Facade.png
Chaminade High School building facade
Address
340 Jackson Avenue

,
11501-2441

United States
Coordinates40°44′39″N 73°38′58″W / 40.744123°N 73.64946°W / 40.744123; -73.64946Coordinates: 40°44′39″N 73°38′58″W / 40.744123°N 73.64946°W / 40.744123; -73.64946
Information
TypePrivate
MottoFortes in Unitate
(Strength in Unity)
Religious affiliation(s)Roman Catholic Marianist
Established1930
Statusopen
CEEB code333150
PresidentThomas Cleary
DeanPatrick Kemp
PrincipalJoseph Bellizzi
ChaplainPeter Heiskell
Faculty92 total; 58 Chaminade Alumni [1]
Grades9-12
GenderBoys
Number of students1693 [2] (2017-2018)
Student to teacher ratio18:1
Hours in school day8:05 - 2:57
Color(s)Crimson and Gold         
Athletics19 varsity sports
Athletics conferenceCHSAA
Team nameFlyers
RivalsSt. Anthony's High School, Kellenberg Memorial High School
AccreditationMSA
PublicationSkylight (literary magazine)
NewspaperTarmac
YearbookCrimson and Gold
Endowment$53,449,083
Tuition$12,685 Total Tuition Paid
$2,200 Paid for by Torch Fund
$14,885 Total Tuition Without Torch Fund
Website
[2][3]

Chaminade has a large and diverse selection of co-curricular and extra-curricular activities, with more than 90% of the students participating in at least one activity.[4] 100% of graduates attend college, service academies, or prep schools.[citation needed] Chaminade’s main campus is also home to Saragossa Retreat Center one of their three retreat houses.

AthleticsEdit

The 2016 soccer team finished the season ranked seventh in the nation by USA Today on its final Super 25 Expert Rankings.[5]

Chaminade offers the following sports:[6]

  • Fall
    • Crew
    • Varsity / JV / freshman cross country
    • Varsity / JV / freshman football
    • Varsity / JV / JVB soccer
    • Freshman swimming
  • Winter
    • Indoor Track and field
    • Varsity / JV wrestling
    • Varsity / JV / freshman basketball
    • Varsity bowling
    • Varsity / JV hockey
    • Varsity riflery
    • Varsity swimming
  • Spring
    • Outdoor Track and field
    • Varsity / JV / JVB baseball
    • Crew
    • Varsity golf
    • Varsity / JV / JVB lacrosse
    • Varsity tennis
    • Varsity volleyball

OtherEdit

 
Chaminade's new Marianist Cross, Physical Fitness Center, and Gold Star Stadium from Ott Field
  • Chaminade owns a theater pipe organ having 3 manuals and 15 ranks, in the school's 1,200-seat Darby Auditorium. The organ consists of a Robert Morton console with ranks by Wurlitzer, Robert Morton, Austin, and Barton.[7]
  • A renovation of Chaminade's athletic facilities was completed in 2014. This included the replacement of artificial turf on Ott Field and the addition of turf on Thomas Field. A new stadium was constructed adjacent to Ott Field. Gold Star Stadium was dedicated on September 6, 2014, in honor of gold star alumni.[8]
  • A new day retreat center, Saragossa, has been constructed. Located next to the AAC on Marcellus Road, the retreat center serves as Chaminade's third retreat house.[9]
  • The Dolan Family Science, Technology and Research Center opened in 2018, including state of the art science labs and the only Foucault pendulum in a high school in New York.[citation needed]

Notable alumniEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Facts and Figures | Chaminade High School, Mineola, NY". Retrieved 11 February 2018.
  2. ^ a b Hu, Winnie (September 28, 2008). "At a Boys' Catholic School, Tradition Fuels Demand". The New York Times.
  3. ^ MSA-CSS. "MSA-Commission on Secondary Schools". Archived from the original on 2009-09-17. Retrieved 2009-05-27.
  4. ^ "Chaminade High School". Archived from the original on 2007-09-28. Retrieved 2006-11-12.
  5. ^ "Super 25 Expert Rankings for 2016-17 Boys Soccer Week 13". USA Today. Archived from the original on November 25, 2016. Retrieved May 2, 2017.
  6. ^ "Chaminade Flyers | Chaminade High School, Mineola, NY". www.chaminade-hs.org. Retrieved 20 August 2018.
  7. ^ New York Theatre Organ Society Web page Archived 2008-01-02 at the Wayback Machine Retrieved 2013-05-03.
  8. ^ Gralla, Joan (September 6, 2014). "Chaminade Gold Star stadium name honors fallen alumni". Newsday. Retrieved 2015-01-10.
  9. ^ "Taking Shape" (PDF). Chaminade News. October 2014. Retrieved 2015-01-10.
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  14. ^ Eskenazi, Gerald (2000). "PRO FOOTBALL; Teacher and Storyteller, Groh Is Now on Center Stage". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved 2017-11-05.
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  17. ^ "Jim Kissane NBA & ABA stats". basketball-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved August 11, 2015.
  18. ^ "John Lannan Stats | Baseball-Reference.com". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved 20 August 2018.
  19. ^ Eisenberg, Carol (2005-12-02). "Last tango for Chaminade prom". Newsday. Archived from the original on 2007-11-18. Retrieved 2007-12-28.
  20. ^ "Head coach Bob McKillop provides Davidson's motivation". Daily News. New York. 2008-03-24.
  21. ^ "Joe Mullaney | Basketball-Reference.com". Basketball-Reference.com. Retrieved 20 August 2018.
  22. ^ "Fox Entertainment chief (and LI native) Kevin Reilly steps down".
  23. ^ "Biography of Ted Robinson for Appearances, Speaking Engagements". www.allamericanspeakers.com. Retrieved 20 August 2018.
  24. ^ "Executive Profile | Newsmax Media, Inc. | Christopher W. (Chris) Ruddy". www.boardroominsiders.com. Retrieved 20 August 2018.
  25. ^ Healy, Patrick D. (2006-02-26). "L.I. Democrat Takes On Spitzer in Governor Race". New York Times. Retrieved 2008-01-25.
  26. ^ "SUOZZI, Thomas - Biographical Information". bioguide.congress.gov. Retrieved 20 August 2018.

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