News

TMLA 5K Run/Walk

TMLA’s 4th Annual 5K Run was a big success with over 240 students, parents, alumnae and friends running or walking the hills of Jamaica Estates. This year the Run was named in memory of Colleen Fitz, a longtime staff member at TMLA who passed away in 2016 after a battle with [ read more ]

NASA Astronaut Tells His Story at TMLA Assembly

Michael Massimino, a professor of Mechanical Engineering at Columbia University, a former NASA astronaut, and the senior advisor of space programs at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum was TMLA’s guest speaker on April 23.   Massimino served as a NASA astronaut from 1996 to 2014. During his career he was [ read more ]

TMLA Sports Update

At Brooklyn-Queens Sectional Championship. May 20th TMLA was presented with the Runner-Up Brooklyn-Queens Diocese Plaque.   TMLA is home to these champions: Fiona Maloney – 2018 Brooklyn-Queens High Jump; Anaya Laurent  runner-up in the Brooklyn-Queens triple jump event. At Intersectional City Championship on Saturday, May 26 Anaya Laurent- 2nd place- Triple Jumpers; [ read more ]

TMLA Peacemaker Awards

At the Mass for the Solemnity of St. Joseph on March 19th, the 2018 TMLA Peacemaker Awards were presented to Larissa Opedal – 9th year, Sophomore Devon Nicholson, Junior Deanna Roberto, Senior Cincy Mutuku and faculty member Mrs. Michelle Ezzo. This highly prestigious award is in recognition of those students [ read more ]

TMLA Spirit Week

TMLA Spirit Week activities engaged all four years in friendly competition. Hallway decorations inspired by the year’s sports theme showed off the creativity and artistic skill of many students. Other activities like Hilltopper Pride Day, Team Picture Day,  Color Fest, Costume Day culminate in the Pep Rally on Friday night that [ read more ]

Visit from TMLA’s Italian Skyping and E-Pal partners

TMLA’s Italian Skyping and E-Pal partners visited our school Thursday, March 8.  This year’s visitors included students from two Sicilian high schools who attended classes and had lunch with their TMLA Senior and Freshwomen partners.  TMLA hosted 24 students (23 young ladies and 1 gentleman) and 5 administrators from two [ read more ]

TMLA Art Winners

TMLA Art students won awards for their participation in the 2018 Scholastic Art & Writing competition.  Emma Witanowski and Savannah Mossen were awarded Gold medals. Silver medals were awarded to Kiera Barry, Sasha Hanson, and Marissa Marta.  Honorable Mentions were awarded to Kristen Brody (2 awards), Linarose Cannova, Maria Rita Furtado, Caitlyn [ read more ]

Sports Update

Jordan Nixon, TMLA senior, was honored by McDonald’s for her selection to the 2018 McDonald’s All American team.  Jordan is the 2nd consecutive McDonald’s All American from the TMLA Basketball program. Jordan will be attending Notre Dame University next year.  The 2018 All American teams will play in the Philips Arena in [ read more ]

TMLA’s FIRST Robotics team at Columbia U.

Members of TMLA Robotics team went to Columbia University for the 2018 FIRST® Robotics Competition Kickoff. With TMLA Robotics mentors Ms. Alexandra Chukhareva and Mr. Stephan Aguanno, the team was eager to hear the announcement about the task for 2018 competition. Columbia’s FIRST Robotics teams from the local area also [ read more ]

TMLA science students at Lenox Hill Physician Assistant Career Day

Lenox Hill Hospital celebrated Physician Assistant (PA) Week by hosting its annual career day for high school students.  TMLA students interested in pursuing TMLA’s  Pre-Med Diploma Designation Program attended this event. During their visit to Lenox Hill, students learned how to take a blood pressure and ultrasound, and experienced a simulated [ read more ]