Historical Photos

50th Reunion Photos:

Historical Photos from Warren Wissemann Collection
Older Archived Photos

Elementary School Photos:
North Bellmore, Bellmore, North Merrick, Merrick (1), Merrick (2), St. Barnabas.

Martin Lavanhar

Latest News: 2019

New Tauber Awards Announced
he recently established Sandra Kaye Tauber and Arthur Tauber Scholar/Athlete Awards will be presented for the first time to two graduating Mepham students at the Senior Awards Nights ceremony to be held on June 11 in the Mepham auditorium. One male and one female student, chosen by Mepham faculty/staff members, will each receive a $2,500 award. Read more here.

2018 News

Mobius Scholarships and Grant
$30,000 awarded at 2018 Mepham Awards ceremony

Sponsored by our classmate, Dr. Mark Mobius, two $10,000 Mobius Arts Scholarships and a $10,000 Mobius Entrepreneurial Grant were awarded to three seniors at the annual Mepham High School Awards ceremony, which was held on May 31, 2018. The winners are:

More information:

Who's Who 2018 Award
A committee of the W.C. Mepham High School Alumni Association has selected classmate Jerry Manne as one of the 2018 Who's Who inductees.He joins seven other 1954 classmates who have been recipients of this award, which honors those who have made significant accomplishments in their fields of work and outstanding contributions to the welfare of mankind.

Jerry is being honored both for his outstanding career in investments and commodities trading, primarily as a full member for the past 50 years of the prestigious Chicago Board of Trade, and his Chicago area and world-wide advocacy for, and significant contributions to, animal conservation of endangered species. A trustee of the renowned Chicago Zoological Society since 1979, Jerry and his wife Sandy have been recognized and received awards for their public service on behalf of animal conservation causes.

He was honored at the Alumni Association annual Who's Who Awards luncheon on April 29 at the Nook restaurant in Wantagh.
More details about Jerry can be read here. A list of all previous 1954 Who's Who recipients can be read here.

Class of 54 Library Projects

$1954 + $3300 donated to Mepham Library
Dr. Lance Blackshaw presented the latest Class of 1954 \Memorial Library Fund donation to Mepham Librarian Shari Stack on April 27, 2018.
Reading Nook: An additional contribution of $3300 has been made by Dr. Mark Mobius which has created a "reading nook" in the Library ...
>>>>Read more here about both donations and see photos and drone video footage of the new nook. Plus a YouTube video of the library itself.

Thank you!
We can thank Bob "Vince" and Linda Ferrigno for footing the cost of our web site this year (2018), as well as a few years in the past. :-)

2017 News

Who's Who 2017 Award
Mark Mobius
has been inducted into Mepham's Who's Who at a ceremony held on April 30, 2017 at the annual Alumni Association Spring Luncheon. He joins other 1954 classmates who have been recipients of this award, which honors those who have made significant accomplishments in their fields of work and outstanding contributions to the welfare of mankind.
Click here for Mark's bio.
Read more about all Who's Who recipients

Mark Mobius Arts Scholarships
Two $10,000 awards presented at June 2017 ceremony

Dr. Mark Mobius has established two arts scholarships for Mepham seniors. Click here for full details and the award winners.

Click here for photos and news of luncheon with Mark and scholarship winners Helena Bradley and Immanuel Mellis.

Recent Mepham Renovations and Upgrades

"There are lots of bond funded renovations and upgrades being done at Mepham: a new broadcast studio for media education and programs (which will serve the three district high schools), air conditioning for the auditorium and band room, new science labs, etc. Principal Harrington said the next task is to bring air conditioning to all classrooms. A very impressive set of improvements!" --LB

For more Class News from our archives, click here:


65th Reunion scheduled for June 11 at the Oak Chalet in Bellmore. Click here for more info

Sixtieth Reunion

A Sixtieth Reunion was held at the Marriott in Uniondale on Columbus Day weekend. (Oct. 10-12 2014)
Click here for 60th Reunion program and committee.

Cocktail Hour

At the Marriott,
Click here

Reunion School Tour

Click here

Yearbook photos
re-visited at our reunion ...

Click here

Dinner Dance

At the Marriott.

Click here


Click here

April 17, 2019
Copyright © 2002-2019 - Carol House. All rights reserved.