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Research Program


Welcome to the web site of the George W. Hewlett High School Research Program. It is the goal of this program to promote the excitement and insight that is inherent in questioning, studying, and researching the world around us. The true benefit of our program is to instill within our students the skills of analysis and logical thought and to immerse young minds in the procceses that lead to the creation of thinkers and problem solvers. 

Dr. Brian Terry, P-12 Science Chairperson

Dr. Terrence Bissoondial, HHS Science Research Coordinator, Teacher, Mentor

Mr. Matthew Schildknecht, Teacher/Mentor

Since 2000, the G.W. Hewlett High School Research Program has had over 80 Siemens Science Competition and Intel Science Talent Search Semifinalists and Finalists in the Biological and Social Sciences. 

Click here for a PowerPoint Presentation on the Structure of the Research Program 

Courses of Study - Click on the course for a full description

Introduction to Research

Introduction to Biotechnology

Science Research

Hewlett Science Research

Independent Study in Science

Introduction to Robotics Research

Available Science Competitions


Long Island Science Congress

Long Island Science and Engineering Fair

New York State Science and Engineering Fair

Junior Science and Humanities Symposium at York College

Clean Tech and NSPC Health Science Competition (CSTL)

GENIUS Olympiad

Regeneron Student Talent Search (STS)

Toshiba/NSTA ExploraVision

Young Investigators Writing Competition