The PPHS Hope club Samulnori (traditional instruments) team have participated in the Fourth Annual Korean Street Festival of New York Democracy Prep Public Schools on May 20, 2017. There were lots of Korean culture performers! They had a great performance there!
The golf team won the Viking Invitational on Thursday, May 18th, at Weequahic Golf Course. Edward Kim won the guys low score with an 87. Yunnah Kang won the girls low score with a 107. Kyle Park shot a 99, Charles Ko came in with a 101, and Olivia Kim scored a 127. The team shot a 394 which was 8 shots better than the next opponent. Great way to finish the season!
The National Junior Honor Society Induction was held on Thursday, May 11. Congratulations to Hyewon Chung, Kailey Chung, Rachel Han, Iris Jin, Andrew Young Kim, Ariel Kim, Dasomie Kim, Tiffany Kim, Timothy Lee, Justin J. Park, Kwan Hu Park, A Ra Oh, YuRa Oh and Vivek Rajani.
Students of the ESL and World Languages Department participated in the William Paterson University Orlando Saa Poetry Recitation Contest on Thursday, May 18. The students were excited to share their passion for language. They are Kevin Meza, Glendy Rosales, Reyna Soto, Kevin Guglielmo, Ariadnalie Torres Sanchez, Karen Roca, Isabel Alexis, Grace Kim, Hanna Kim, Natalia Contreras, Qamar Al-Zehhawi, and Irene Kerpelev. We had five winners! In the category of ESL beginner, Qamar won 2nd place and for ESL intermediate, Ariadnalie won 3rd place. Natalia placed 3rd in beginner Korean, Hanna placed 1st in Korean intermediate and Grace placed 3rd in advanced Korean. Congratulations to all the students!