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USRowing CEO Amanda Kraus & Arshay Cooper of A Most Beautiful Thing Inclusion Fund attend San Miguel Academy Rowing Boat Launch

CORNWALL-ON-HUDSON, NY: On a beautiful spring afternoon at Donohue Park, San Miguel Academy welcomed USRowing CEO Amanda Kraus and Arshay Cooper of A Most Beautiful Thing Inclusion Fund for its annual Boat Launching ceremony, presided over by Mayor Jim Gagliano. The Lucy D, donated by Patrick Donnelly in honor of...

Cashie’s Crew is Christened

On a spectacular spring day, San Miguel Academy christened Cashie’s Crew, one of two boats added to the fleet this year. Donated by Tom and Bonnie Grace, the boat was named in honor of Bonnie’s sister and longtime super fan of San Miguel Academy, Cashie Egan.  As she does each...

STEAM In Action: Building Robotic Hands with NeuroMaker

Through a collaboration with PepsiCo and BrainCo, San Miguel Academy 8th graders recently completed a robotics project using NeuroMaker HAND kits to build and program prosthetic hands. PepsiCo and BrainCo also provided curriculum materials, instructor training, and support throughout the project.  BrainCo’s NeuroMaker HAND project is inspired by real-world prosthetic...

Four San Miguel Academy Graduates Receive Congressional Nominations to US Service Academies

NEWBURGH, NY: Four members of the San Miguel Academy Class of 2020 are applying for admission to United States service academies and have received congressional nominations, a critical step in the admission process. New York District 18 Congressional Representative Pat Ryan was thrilled to nominate all four young men for...

Dominican University of New York announces new scholarship for San Miguel Academy of Newburgh graduates

NEWBURGH – November 14, 2023 –  It was a fantastic night at the Motorcyclepedia Museum for the kick-off of Beacon of Hope, a new scholarship initiative to support San Miguel Academy graduates at Dominican University. Joe Valenti, Dominican University Vice President For Institutional Advancement, is spearheading this life-changing opportunity for...