The Red & Black

Pictured above is Molly McCabe, an 11th grade chorus student, receiving her certificate from Mr. Zarchy, and greeting the other music educators as well. After the ceremony, Molly stated “It’s a great honor to be inducted in a society with such a great group of students.”

The Grand Finale

June 12, 2018

Since the beginning of the year, the Patchogue Medford Music department here in the high school has proved to people that it is a force to be reckoned wi...

The Service Component of NHS

This year's shirt for ALS Ride for Life event

Julia Keiffert, Staff Reporter

May 29, 2018

On May 23rd, 2018, Patchogue-Medford’s National Honor Society gained new members. Although the newcomers were primarily juniors, a few seniors were inducted...

Math teacher, Mrs. Erickson is currently leading the way for most donations.

ALS Challenge

May 28, 2018

Back in 2014, the most popular online challenge was the ALS Ice Bucket challenge. This challenge consisted of filling a large bucket with lots of wate...

We'll miss you, Sarah! Thank you for leading our publication through another successful year.

Letter from (the new) Editor in Chief

May 21, 2018

The Patchogue-Medford High School newspaper, The Red and Black, has been around since 1928. Over the last two years, the paper was revamped and has taken ...

ROTC  students presenting the colors.

Exploring our AFJROTC program at PMHS

May 21, 2018

For our JROTC kids at Patchogue-Medford High School, the AFJROTC program is more than just a class — it’s like gaining a second family. When they ente...

LISC students pose in front of HS with their projects on the way to competition.

Presenting Discoveries

May 17, 2018

Science is a dynamic force, constantly evolving, never dormant, and always at the forefront of humanity. Since the beginning of the school year, Patchogue-M...

Raider TV team poses at BASH with their awards!

It’s Time for BASH

May 8, 2018

On May 4, 2018 the Raider TV crew (Justin Valverde, Stella Wilkins, Matt Correa, Nicolette Savattere, Delaney Reh, Sarah Emr, P.J. Osheske, Andres Rendon,...

Students who are the drive behind the PMHS recycling program.

Status update: PMHS Recycling Program

May 6, 2018

The recycling project started late last year and has reached some roadblocks. This was a new and innovative idea that was introduced to Patchogue-Medford...

The Red & Black's Editor in Chief, Michael Alduino (Grade 12)

Bringing Home the Gold!

April 27, 2018

A memorable moment for Patchogue Medford’s high school newspaper, The Red and Black; The editor-in-chief, Michael Alduino, was deemed recipient of Col...

Model United Nations Take On Yale University

Students and Model UN advisor Ms. Botta stand in front of the Yale University Sterling Memorial Library.

Anson Zhou, Staff Reporter

April 22, 2018

With the continued use and development of weapons of mass destructions along with the perpetual violation of basic human rights it is clear that the fie...

The Mohawks competed this past Thursday and Friday at the FIRST meet at Hofstra. They've advanced to nationals.

The Mohawks Power Up!

April 14, 2018

The FIRST organization, which stands for “For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology”, is an international outreach program dedicated...

Chris Vacarro came to Mrs. Sullivan's journalism class last week to share his experiences and insights into the world of modern journalism.

A Pundit and a Journalist Walk Into a Class…

March 20, 2018

Journalism, in general, is the profession of writing for a variety of platforms which ranges from magazines, newspapers, and broadcasts. The journalism ...

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