Special thanks to Ralph Matamoros and Elizabeth Wu for their student leadership, as well as Rob Novak and Karin Greenberg for their steady and sensitive guidance during these challenging times. Their respect for student voice shines from every page.
A note from Elizabeth Wu, The Phoenix Editor-in-Chief:
"As a creative outlet for artists and writers to openly express themselves, The Phoenix is Manhasset High School's annual art and literary publication, which aims to showcase a diverse variety of works from individuals with varying perspectives. Despite the current events, the quality and quantity of submissions have been remarkably high, as well as the levels of effort and dedication from the staff of The Phoenix. We are proud to present our first digital edition of the publication:The Phoenix 2019-2020."
Manhasset Secondary School's literary magazine, The Phoenix, won the first place award from the American Scholastic Press Association. Congratulations to ELA instructor Ms. Candyce Kannengieser and all of our talented student writers and artists who contributed to the Phoenix.