Chaminade High School

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

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.

Athletics[edit]

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

Other[edit]

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 alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  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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  11. ^ "OFFICIAL BIOGRAPHY United States Senator Alfonse D'Amato". Retrieved 20 August 2018.
  12. ^ "Brian Dennehy returns to Long Island". Newsday. Retrieved 20 August 2018.
  13. ^ "About Lou Gerstner '59 | Chaminade High School, Mineola, NY". www.chaminade-hs.org. Retrieved 20 August 2018.
  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.
  15. ^ "Monument honors Medal of Honor recipient". Newsday. Retrieved 20 August 2018.
  16. ^ "George Kennedy Dies at 91; Versatile Actor Won Oscar for 'Cool Hand Luke'".
  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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