Briarcliff Varsity Boys Cross Country Team Wins League Championship

It was winner-takes-all at the recent League Meet, where Briarcliff Varsity Boys Cross Country team competed alongside Pleasantville, Rye Neck, Valhalla, Westlake and Blind Brook and won First Place. “This […] Read more »

Briarcliff Eighth Grader Wins National Reflections Contest Award

Briarcliff Middle School Eighth grader Avni Chandra is one of 12 National PTA New York State students to have earned national recognition in the 2021 PTA Reflections contest. With her […] Read more »

Ossining and Briarcliff Chambers to Host Spooktacular Fall Fest

A collaboration between the Greater Ossining and Briarcliff Chambers of Commerce and Club Fit, Briarcliff. “Our Chambers are working together to promote the North State Road Business District and increase […] Read more »

Todd Students Practice Positive Affirmations and Mindfulness

Every day, students across all grades at Todd Elementary School practice positive affirmations. As part of newly-appointed Principal Jessica Michaelidis’s initiative, students in each grade focus on a new positive […] Read more »

Briarcliff Varsity Girls Soccer Team Wins Back-to-Back League Titles

Winning the League title with the Varsity Girls soccer team at Briarcliff is a feat in and of itself, but coach David Villalobos has managed to achieve this feat twice […] Read more »

The Site of an Early Crush – Royal Rock Camp at King’s College

I’m not sure where the camp’s name of Royal Rock in Briarcliff Manor came from, but some kids attributed it to a big rock that sat on the sweeping front […] Read more »

Todd Elementary School Gets a Recess Reboot

The entire Todd Elementary community – teachers, lunch monitors and students – are working towards building a better recess. Thanks to a generous grant from the Briarcliff Manor Education Foundation, […] Read more »

Briarcliff High School Pep Rally is Back Indoors

After a three-year hiatus, the Briarcliff Pep Rally is back in the gymnasium. According to Pamela Gordon and Patricia Manchisi, co-advisors for the Student Government, this was a special request […] Read more »

Saving and Sharing the Stories of Our Past

One beautiful summer morning, my mom got a call from the hospital. Ten minutes later, we were rushing to Englewood Medical Center in New Jersey. My grandfather had been admitted […] Read more »

Briarcliff National Merit Semifinalists Reveal What is Takes to Earn the Coveted Honor

Less than 1% of high school seniors in the United States qualified to be 2023 National Merit Semifinalists, which means they are among highest-scoring entrants in each state in the […] Read more »