Month-Long Student Art Celebration Culminates in Art Assembly

By Natassia Aleman-Teweles, Clarion Business Manager March 2017 was a month of promoting art and art education in the United States; over a thousand schools participated including Kennedy. To top off the month-long promotions John F. Kennedy High School held an art assembly for all the art students on March 24. The event began when students were welcomed into the auditorium by a brief performance … Continue reading Month-Long Student Art Celebration Culminates in Art Assembly

JFK Students Showcase their Stage Talents

See Pictures Down Below: By Natassia Aleman, Clarion staff Another Senior Showcase was staged in the auditorium at Kennedy this year, and the performances by JFK’s talented students were as impressive as ever. All of the performers put a lot of thought and hard work into their acts. The atmosphere was extremely positive and the audience was supportive of every performer. All in all, it … Continue reading JFK Students Showcase their Stage Talents

Sean Stellato Never Quits

By Natassia Aleman and Matiana Tepa On November 11, 2016, Sean Stellato, a certified sports agent, motivational speaker, and author, appeared at Kennedy and spoke to a couple hundred students. Two Kennedy alumni had set up the event. Mr. Stellato attended Salem High School in Massachusetts where he was a part of the football team and helped lead the team to a Conference Championship and a high … Continue reading Sean Stellato Never Quits

Women’s Tennis Rebuilding and Gaining Momentum

By Natassia Aleman, Clarion Staff Kennedy’s girls’ tennis team is preparing to dominate for a position in the Metro League playoffs. Now, JFK’s juniors are gaining momentum and are working to fill the shoes of last year’s star senior players. Despite the challenges, Coach Ben Teweles is proud of all the players. Sabrina Leung, the #1 on the ladder and team captain, was asked what she … Continue reading Women’s Tennis Rebuilding and Gaining Momentum