March 27th - 172 vs. 178 - 172 won 11 to 1 (officially 16 to 4) March 28th - 49 vs. 172 - 172 won 10 to 6.
Debate Top Intermediate Speaker: 2nd Place- Gabriella G. 9th Place- Meghan K.
Top Intermediate Teams: 3rd Place- Meghan K, Gabriella G., and Alveena S
Top Novice Speaker: 10th Place- Krisha P 14th Place- Jennifer L
Top Novice Teams: 3rd Place- Dillon P, Krisha P, and Nutan G P.S. Art 2019 Priyanchi P. Finalist and Semi-Finalist Ellison D. Semi-Finalist Safiya Y. Semi-Finalist
2019 Queens Borough Arts Festival Olivia B. Winner Sreejita R. Winner Jessica M. Winner "Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life Monologue" 2019 Arts Connection Brave Is...... Zara A Priyanshi P Samara R.
Student Accolades 2017-2018
Silver Winners The NYSSMA Majors Festival Performance on stage in front of New York State school music association judges. 52 students from MS172 received a Silver rating.
Debate Winners Sweepstakes- 1st Place Novice: Speakers- 9th Pragya S. 7th Vidhi P. 1st Isabella G. Teams: 7th Bless T., Vidhi P., Khushi G. 5th Chandhani P., Isabella G., Pragya S. 2nd Kajol K., Ethan P., Stasia B. Advance- Speakers: 10th Jessica K. 7th Nathanial G. 4th Roshni S. 2nd Britney B. Teams: 6th Aditiya R., Roshni S., Jessica K. 1st Yasmeen B., Britney B., Nathanial G.
Congratulations to Faris A, who came in 5th competing at the New York Citywide Spelling Bee Final Competition. Congratulations to Priyanshi P. and Elena L. finalists for the Queensboro Arts Festival 2018. Congratulations to Tusli P. for being selected as a finalist in the P.S. Art 2018 Citywide Art Contest. Congratulations to Ellison D. for being selected as a semi-finalist in the P.S. Art 2018 Citywide Art Contest.
. Boy's Basketball - Congratulations! The M.S. 172 Boy's Basketball Team are the New York City Middle School Winners! The M.S. 172 Boy's Basketball Team are the Queens Middle School Champions.
Games for Change - Congratulations! June 10, 2017, presented at the Museum of the Moving Image - Anthony's Game Climate Controller won in the category of Climate Change Middle School. We had two games selected as Finalists for the Middle School Climate Change theme in the NYC Games for Change Student Challenge! One game was created by Anthony P. and the other game was created by Gionell S., Nicole P., Faraz S. and Deepak K. March 2017 Tournament - Debate Novice middle school division: (Over 35 teams) 1st place team: Cayla J, Jasper W, & Shazia H
Speakerawards 2- Roshni S 4- Cayla J
ArtsConnection's Student Arts Program Congratulations to Shania M. and Ashley S. for their selected photographs which will be on exhibit in the group show “Imagine”- ArtsConnection’s Student Art Program exhibition at Centerview Partners as one of 200 artists whose work will be shown. Congratulations to Jasleen K. Her photograph will be exhibited in the group show “NYC Reimagined”- ArtsConnection’s Student Art Program exhibition at SSRGA (Schwartz Sladkus Reich Greenberg Atlas LLP) as one of 25 artists whose work will be shown. P.S. Art 2017 Finalist P.S. Art 2017 The photograph created by Joseph F. has been selected from over 1,000 entries to be in the P.S. Art 2017 exhibition. His photograph will be on exhibit at The Metropolitan Museum of Art from June to October. Congratulations!
Semi-Finalists P.S. Art 2017 Congratulations! MS172 has four semi-finalists selected for the P.S. Art 2017 contest. The semi-finalists will now go into the final round to see who will be selected as finalist for this once a year contest held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Queens Borough Arts Festival 2017 Congratulations to Nabeeha I. Her digital photograph was selected to and is on display at the third annual Queens Borough Arts Festival. This display will be available for viewing in May. Congratulations to Tulsi P. Her artwork is displayed at the third annual Queens Borough Arts Festival.
Samaira M won the Dr. Dolores Beckham Student Dance Award in First Place at the NYC Middle School Principal's Association on March 4, 2017.
Dr. Jack Bloomfield Youth Leadership Award presented to Julia R. in recognition of her Leadership and Community Service as an exemplary NYC Middle School student on March 4, 2017.
January 2017 Tournament - Debate Novice Middle School Team:
1st place team: Nathanial G./ Monil P./ Arjun G.
November 2016 Tournament - Debate Novice Middle School Team:
1st place team: Shazia H./ Nabeeha I./ Cayla J./Sofia R.