benjamin Cardozo High School

Bayside teen to vie for Miss New York Teen USA 2014
Bayside teen to vie for Miss New York Teen USA 2014
Northeast Melissa Chan 12/08/2013 at 11:56AM

It would be a dream come true, literally, if Rachel Xing wins Miss New York Teen USA next year. The 16-year-old from Bayside is entering her first pageant in January to fulfill a possible prophecy her mother had while five months pregnant with her.

Benjamin Cardozo volleyball player is a dream on the court
Benjamin Cardozo volleyball player is a dream on the court
Northeast Liam La Guerre 10/23/2013 at 12:54PM

Anja Malesevic came to the U.S. in search of the American Dream, but she turned out to be the fantasy of every volleyball team. Malesevic, who emigrated from Serbia in August, is finishing her senior year of high school at Benjamin Cardozo and is making waves as one of the city’s top volleyball players this [...]

Survey says overcrowding problem at Queens schools
Survey says overcrowding problem at Queens schools
Education & Kids Liam La Guerre 10/02/2013 at 10:52AM

Queens schools are failing in at least one subject– classroom sizes. Hillcrest High School in Jamaica ranked highest in the number of oversized classrooms, 400, and Bayside’s Benjamin Cardozo High School follows with 385, according to a recent United Federation of Teachers (UFT) survey. More than 230,000 students citywide spent some of the first few [...]

Tennis Ace: Cardozo freshman wins the Girls’ Singles Individuals Tournament
Tennis Ace: Cardozo freshman wins the Girls’ Singles Individuals Tournament
Sports Liam La Guerre 7/13/2012 at 11:42AM

Neal Baskin has been coaching for more than 40 years, and he knows talent. So when Howie Arons, boys’ tennis coach for Benjamin Cardozo High School, told him there could be a prodigy coming to join the girl’s team last year, Basking said he would have to see her for himself. “I respected Howie’s judgment, [...]

A hit on the field
A hit on the field
Education & Kids Michael Pantelidis 12/28/2011 at 12:09PM

For Anthony Kavalis, balancing school and sports is more than an obligation — it is a way of life. And even as the winter chill fills the air, Kavalis’ mind is still centered squarely on baseball. The 16-year-old Bayside resident, who attends Benjamin Cardozo High School, has been playing organized sports for over a decade. [...]