The Student News Site of Central Islip High School

The Rapier

The Student News Site of Central Islip High School

The Rapier

The Student News Site of Central Islip High School

The Rapier

Central Islip


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Say Yes to the Dress!
Say Yes to the Dress!
Quinn Philippe March 25, 2024

Prom season is approaching; a time to go shopping for the perfect outfit. It’s a process that takes a lot of time and deliberation, which is why it’s good to shop in all the...

Community Service at the CI Public Library
Community Service at the CI Public Library
Rapier Staff February 12, 2024

There are many reasons why people participate in community service. Some people just love the way it makes them feel when they give back to their community. Others are trying to...

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NYSESLAT Schedule
NYSESLAT Schedule
Rapier Staff May 6, 2024

Wednesday May 15, Thursday May 16, and Friday May 17 are NYSESLAT testing days. If you are unsure if you are taking this exam, see Mr. Ortiz...

Blood Drive!
Blood Drive!
Rapier Staff March 11, 2024

New York Blood Center will be here on 3/13/24 in the HS Gym for our second blood drive of the year. If you are willing to donate please...

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Best Self
Best Self
Chris Smith H May 6, 2024

I think for a large part of us, as we move often past the test of time, the tribulation of one’s soul, we find ourselves asking the lifelong question, “Who are we?”...

Meeting Miroslava
Meeting Miroslava
Rapier Staff March 27, 2024

The students of Central Islip High School have been given the unique opportunity to work with an award winning filmmaker to make a documentary that will highlight the ways...

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National Honor Society Induction
National Honor Society Induction
Rapier Staff May 6, 2024

Congratulations to the 2024 inductees to the National Honor Society! These students are exemplary members of our academic community for...

Womens History Month Event
Women's History Month Event
Rapier Staff March 26, 2024

On Monday, March 25, the Sophomore Club hosted an event to celebrate Women's History Month. Students and teachers gathered in room 606 after...

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The NCAA Womens Basketball Championship
The NCAA Women's Basketball Championship
Chloe Harris April 12, 2024

The championship took place just last Sunday against powerhouse South Carolina Gamecocks and Caitlin Clark’s squad, the Iowa Hawkeyes. The...

Ninth grade volunteer Ayden Velasquez, with Mr. Haruthunian, Rohan Murphy, and Coach Brzozinski.
Wrestling with Challenges
Rapier Staff March 6, 2024

On February 29 and March 1, our school was visited by Rohan Murphy. He is a motivational speaker who inspires kids to push themselves to achieve...

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TikTok Popularity- Gift or Curse?
TikTok Popularity- Gift or Curse?
Rapier Staff and Chris Smith H May 3, 2024

Have you heard of Benson Boone? We didn’t think we had either. But we have, and very likely, so have you.  Wednesday afternoon, we were...

Long Island Reads
Long Island Reads
Jack Lopez March 27, 2024

Part of the fun of reading a book is talking about it afterwards. There are many ways to do this– you can discuss the book with friends, join...

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