Five graduating seniors were recognized for their service, character and commitment at the 2019 Seaford H.S. graduation held on Friday, June 28th. The Patriot Award was presented to Julianne Hilcken, Brian Rodriguez, Christopher Schneider, Eric Schneider, and Alexis Frintzilas.
The 17th annual Patriot Award dinner was held on Monday, July 1, 2019 at the Crest Hollow Country Club. Community members honored for their service were Phil & Sue Nicola, Jim O’Hara, and Joe Viscio. Five Seaford High School graduating seniors were honored from their service, character, and commitment. They received the Patriot Award and a monetary scholarship. These five students were Alexis Frintzilas, Julianne Hilcken, Brian Rodriguez, Christopher Schneider, and Eric Schneider. The dinner was attended by over 250 people.
The Seaford 9/11 Memorial committee is pleased to announce the 2019 Honorary Patriots recipients are Jim O’Hara, Phil & Sue Nicola, and Joe Viscio.
These individuals exemplify the character, service, and commitment of the five SHS alumni lost on September 11, 2001. There are Tommy Haskell (FDNY), Timmy Haskell, (FDNY), John Perry (NYPD), Robert Sliwak (Cantor-Fitzgerald) and Michael Wittenstein (Cantor-Fitzgerald).
Jim, Joe, Phil & Sue will be honored at the 17th annual Patriot Award dinner on Monday, July 1st at 6 PM at the Crest Hollow Country Club.
Committee Meetings: Jan. 10, Feb. 7, March 7, Apr. 11, May 9, June 6, June 27, July 25, Aug. 15, Sept 5
Other important events
Jan. 25: Honorary Patriot Award nomination deadline
May 22: Patriot Award application deadline for SHS seniors
May 30: Patriot Award Selection Meeting #1
May 31: Patriot Award Journal ad deadline
June 4: Patriot Award Family Interviews
June 5: Patriot Award Final Selection Meeting
June 6: SHS 9/11 Committee Meeting
June 14: Brick order deadline
June 28: Class of 2019 Graduation at NCC 6:30 PM
July 1: Seventeenth Annual Patriot Award dinner at Crest Hollow Country Club at 6 PM
Sept. 6: Installation of bricks
Sept. 11: 18th Annual Candle Lighting Memorial service 7 PM
This Callery Pear Tree is the offspring of the “Survivor Tree” which survived the September 11, 2001 attack on the World Trade Center. May it forever symbolize resiliency, renewal, hope and strength of our community and nation.
September 11, 2018: Our 17th annual 9/11 Candle Lighting Ceremony to honor Tommy, Timmy, John, Rob, and Michael and all others lost on September 11th, 2001.
Please come early as Seamans Neck Road will be closed off before the ceremony.
Please meet Michele at Seaford High School on Saturday, August 11th, 2017 at 3:30 PM. She will be completing her bicycle ride from Buffalo to New York City at Seaford High School. If you would like to meet her at her prior stop and ride you bike with her to Seaford High School, she will be visiting the Towers of Freedom at John J. Burns Park in Massapequa just before heading to Seaford.