This section features news on the academic success of our students
Please check often for updated
Congratulations to the following Students (5/16/19)
Congratulations to Huda Rahman, Ariana Ahmed, and Aaliyah
Willis on being awarded the Albert Shanker College Scholarship Fund with the
United Federation of Teachers.
Essay Contest Winner (4/30/19)
Congratulations to Lola Gbemi for winning the Heidi Harrison
Chain's 112 Precinct Community Council diversity essay contest on "We are
one New York".
NYCSEF Science Research Competition
The awards ceremony for the New York City Science and
Engineering Fair concluded last week. Two of our Forest Hills students,
Victoria Dyal and Pasang Lama, were awarded second place in their category
(Behavioral- Sociology and Psychology). This was the largest category by far
this year. I think I can speak for everyone when I say that we are all
incredibly proud of these two students and all the hard work they put into
earning this achievement. Great work Victoria and Pasang!
Congratulations to our Robotics Teams (2/28/19)
Forest Hills' three robotics teams competed at The Dalton
School on Saturday, February 16th at the NYC Regionals Super-Qualifiers against
the top 24 teams from the previous competitions. All three teams worked hard to
overcome last-minute challenges that came up and did a wonderful job.
Artificial Intelligence will be advancing to the NYC Championships which will
be on March 10th at Townsend Harris.
Congratulations to Amaya Adu (2/27/19)
Congratulations to Freshman student, Amaya Adu, who won at
the semi-finals Shakespeare Monologue Competition at The English Speaking Union
on February 25th, 2019. She Represented
our school against other borough High Schools.
She will now be moving on to the finals on March 7th. She recited a Shakespeare Monologue, a
sonnet, and now will also be doing a cold reading. Break a Leg
Science Olympiad Team wins at NYC Regional
Our team competed at MIT in Boston on 1/12/19. We also competed at the NYC Regionals on
2/2/19. We won 4 medals and ranked 4th
place in High Schools for Queens and Brooklyn overall.
Forest Hills HS Students win NYC Hackathon
We won 1st place overall for Protect the Earth Coalition
Challenge on 2/6/19. Congratulations to
Ricky Lu, Xinyi Mo, Caozimo Chen, and Walid Khan
Robotics Team Compete at Super Qualifiers
Roborangers, Artificial Intelligence, and Cybernetics will compete at Dalton School at Super Qualifiers on Saturday 2/16. All parents are welcome to attend. Spectator Friendly event.
Academy of Public Service
Congratulations to the students at Forest Hills High School
for being the top collecting school in Queens for the Kids Can Help
Competition. Your total number of pounds was an amazing 4,000 lbs. We are
so grateful for your support of the Daily News Food Drive and City Harvest!
Shakespeare Monologue Competition Winners
Congratulations to -
1st Place - Amaya Adu
2nd Place - Yosef Abdallah
3rd Place - Khang An
Honorable mentions for competing - Charlene Megnauth. Rachel
Rose, Jessica Ortiz, Zahish Abbasi, Mia Castillo, Wishah Ahmed. All performances were bold and
memorable. Amaya Adu will now go on to
the NYC competition to represent Forest Hills High School in March. Good Luck!