Patchogue-Medford High School
|Patchogue-Medford High School|
Navy (SEAL) LT Michael P. Murphy Campus
181 Buffalo Avenue|
Medford, Suffolk, New York 11763
|School district||Patchogue-Medford Union Free School District|
|Superintendent||Dr. Michael Hynes|
|Principal||Dr. Randy Rusielewicz |
|Number of students||3,000|
|• Grade 12||636|
|Average class size||28|
|Classes offered||AP computer science A and AB; AP European History, AP Environmental Science; Statics, Graphic Design, Literacy Support,Welding, AP Language and Composition|
|Language||English, Spanish, French, and Italian|
|Hours in school day||6 hours|
|Color(s)||Red and Black|
Patchogue-Medford High School (colloquially Pat-Med) is a public high school in Medford, New York, which is located in Suffolk County, Long Island, in the United States. The school is part of Patchogue-Medford School District. The campus was renamed "Navy (SEAL) LT Michael P. Murphy Campus" after the US NAVY SEAL, Michael P. Murphy.
According to 2007 data, 89.9% of Patchogue-Medford graduates earn a New York State Regent's diploma. 48% percent of graduates plan to attend 4 year college, and 33.6% plan to attend a 2 year college, such as nearby Suffolk County Community College.
- Kevin Connolly (1992) - Actor, well known role in 2000s series Entourage (U.S. TV series)
- Michael P. Murphy (1994) - United States Navy SEAL killed in action in 2005, first person to be awarded the Medal of Honor for actions in Afghanistan
- Paul Regina (1974) (1956–2006) - Actor, well known role in 1980s series Brothers
- Jeff Schaefer - Major League Baseball infielder from 1989-1994 
- Renée Felice Smith - (2003)- Actress, best known for portraying Nell Jones on NCIS: Los Angeles
- Paul O'Neill - Owner and Principal Composer Trans-Siberian Orchestra
- Marcus Stroman (2009) - Professional Baseball Player for the Toronto Blue Jays of Major League Baseball.
- Biz Markie (1982) - Rapper, DJ and Recording artist
- "Locantore Named Next Superintendent".
- "Patchogue-Medford High School Administration".
- "Newsday: High School Graduates". Retrieved 2009-05-29.
- "Kevin Connolly heads home to Long Island..." The Insider. February 1, 2009. Retrieved February 9, 2010.[permanent dead link]("He was even the homecoming king in '92 at Patchogue-Medford High School.")
- La Monica, Mark (June 11, 2006). "A rocky start? Hardly". Newsday. Retrieved February 9, 2010.("After graduating from high school in 1992...")
- Hernandez, Raymond (October 22, 2007). "A Protector as a Child, Honored as a Hero". The New York Times. Retrieved February 9, 2010.("He was a member of the National Honor Society in Patchogue-Medford High School.")
- Evans, Martin C.; Thomas, Katie (July 7, 2005). "Amid grief, pride, A father from Patchogue pays tribute to his son, a Navy SEAL killed in Afghanistan". Newsday. Retrieved February 9, 2010.("Murphy, 29, was a member of the Class of 1994 at Patchogue- Medford High School, where he played varsity football.")
- Bonilla, Denise M. (February 4, 2006). "Paul Regina, 49, progressive actor, family man". Newsday. Retrieved February 9, 2010.("raised in Medford and graduated from Patchogue-Medford High School in 1974")
- "Biography for Renée Felice Smith". IMDb. Retrieved October 20, 2011.
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