They survived a year with so many twists and turns and so many ups and downs, Massapequa High School Principal Barbara Lowell said of this year’s graduating class during an outdoor ceremony at Hofstra University’s Shuart Stadium on June 21.
Massapequa High School senior Michael A. has two strong interests – serving his country and getting a college education.
Students in the Massapequa High School orchestra regularly play music by famous composers, but it’s rare for them to perform a piece written by one of their peers.
“Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school.”
“Learning softeneth the heart and breedeth gentleness and charity.”
“There are two types of education... One should teach us how to make a living, And the other how to live.”