Briarcliff High School

Briarcliff High School - Briarcliff Manor, NY (file / credit: Google)

Briarcliff Manor Ball Fields To Be Remediated After Cancer Deaths

It might never be known for sure how several children in Briarcliff Manor developed terminal cancer, but their families are absolutely convinced that the cause is contaminated soil at two ball fields at the high school.

08/22/2012

Contaminated Field At Briarcliff High School (credit: CBS 2)

Westchester Families Suing School District Over Possibly Carcinogenic Fields

Two ballfields at Briarcliff Manor High School have been fenced off since 2010, the year athlete Demetri Demeropoulos died from a cancer some believe is linked to the dirt below the surface.

08/16/2012

Briarcliff H.S. students rally (credit: CBS 2)

H.S. Students Rally Against Shorter School Schedule

“We want to have this academic time. We value our education,” said junior Jordan Mendelson.

02/28/2011

Briarcliff High School Logo

Schedule Change Prompts Student Protest At Briarcliff High School

They will be protesting the change in schedule from 9 periods to 8 periods.

02/25/2011