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Profile America: Boston Latin — The First Public School

Profile America: Boston Latin — The First Public School

Sunday, April 23 — America’s first — and oldest — school is celebrating its 382nd birthday today. The Boston Latin School started in 1635 with a handful of students meeting in the headmaster’s home. Stressing a classical education and the development […]

Special Education Students Channeled Their Inner Scientists with Healthy Nutrition-Themed Experiments

Special Education Students Channeled Their Inner Scientists with Healthy Nutrition-Themed Experiments

SPECIAL EDUCATION STUDENTS CHANNELED THEIR INNER SCIENTISTS WITH HEALTHY NUTRITION-THEMED EXPERIMENTS AT NEW YORK INSTITUTE FOR SPECIAL EDUCATION’S ANNUAL SCIENCE FAIR [Bronx, NY – April 6] – More than 200 pre-school to high school students with visual impairments, emotional challenges […]

After Success Academy’s Annual Lottery, 14,000 Children are Left on Waitlist

After Success Academy’s Annual Lottery, 14,000 Children are Left on Waitlist

AFTER SUCCESS ACADEMY’S ANNUAL LOTTERY, 14,000 CHILDREN ARE LEFT ON WAITLIST NEW YORK, NY – More than 17,000 children were entered into yesterday’s admissions lottery for 3,017 available seats at Success Academy in 2017-18. Parents from every corner of New […]

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Bronx UFT College Fair & Parent Conference | 3/31-4/1

The United Federation of Teachers will host a two-day College Fair & Parent Conference at the Bronx UFT Office.

Op-Ed: Mr. Mayor, Treat Charter Schools Fairly

Op-Ed: Mr. Mayor, Treat Charter Schools Fairly

By Lester Long Accountability is one of the core values we instill in every scholar who walks through the doors of a South Bronx Classical Charter School. We teach our students that they should hold themselves, and those around them, […]

by · March 29, 2017 · Education News, Op Ed
Thousands of Success Academy Scholars  Pack Radio City Music Hall For Massive Academic Pep Rally

Thousands of Success Academy Scholars Pack Radio City Music Hall For Massive Academic Pep Rally

Thousands of Success Academy Scholars Pack Radio City Music Hall For Massive Academic Pep Rally New York, NY — On Friday morning, nearly 4,000 Success Academy scholars came together at the historic Radio City Music Hall to hold one of […]

SA Bronx 3 Scholars and Coach Dakim Vanderpool with their trophy! Photo credit Tom Perna.

Success Academy Bronx Scholars Dominate at NY State Chess Championship

Success Academy Bronx Scholars Dominate at NY State Chess Championship New York, NY — This weekend, 151 scholars representing 15 Success Academy schools traveled to Saratoga Springs, N.Y. to compete in the 50th Annual New York State Scholastic Chess Championships. […]

Report: Cutting College Costs – The IDC Plan to Make Higher Education Attainable by All

Report: Cutting College Costs – The IDC Plan to Make Higher Education Attainable by All

New Report Reveals de Blasio Administration Has Systematically Denied Charter Schools Public Space Since 2014

New Report Reveals de Blasio Administration Has Systematically Denied Charter Schools Public Space Since 2014

New Report Reveals de Blasio Administration Has Systematically Denied Charter Schools Public Space Since 2014 City’s Rejections Have Posed Major Challenges for NYC Families and Charter Leaders, Kept Schools from Reaching More High-Need Communities School Leaders Join Dozens of Parents […]

BP Diaz Testifies In Favor of a "Nail and Beauty Salon Letter Grading System."

Testimony of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Before the City Council Oversight Committee

Testimony of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Before the City Council Oversight Committee RE: School Planning and Siting for New Capacity February 28, 2017 Good morning. With the formation of a mayoral commission on school overcrowding, we can do […]

Dozens of NYC Parents, Legislators Call on Albany to Fight for Public Charter Students in State Budget

Dozens of NYC Parents, Legislators Call on Albany to Fight for Public Charter Students in State Budget

Dozens of NYC Parents, Legislators Call on Albany to Fight for Public Charter Students in State Budget Assm. Marcos Crespo and Robert Rodriguez Join Parents at State Capitol, Urge Colleagues to Keep Charter Schools in 2017 Budget Albany, NY – […]

Fifteen Bronx Educators Honored with NYC Excellence Awards

Fifteen Bronx Educators Honored with NYC Excellence Awards

FIFTEEN BRONX EDUCATORS HONORED WITH NYC EXCELLENCE AWARDS High-performing Success Academy Charter Schools network recognizes 15 educators from seven Bronx schools with city-wide awards New York — If you’re looking for Jose Rosario on one of his few breaks from […]

by · February 28, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Education News
Apply NOW for 2017-2019 Education Councils

Apply NOW for 2017-2019 Education Councils

by · February 18, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Education News
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FSCNY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM: Applications Deadline is March 6

“Rewarding Young Leaders in Our Community”, the celebrated scholarship program by The Financial Service Centers of New York (FSCNY) and MoneyGram International, has entered its final weeks for applications. Deadline is Monday, March 6, 2017. Now in its 21st year, […]

by · February 14, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Education News
Eva Moskowitz Releases Statement on Betsy DeVos Confirmation

Eva Moskowitz Releases Statement on Betsy DeVos Confirmation

Eva Moskowitz Releases Statement on Betsy DeVos Confirmation New York, NY — After the U.S. Senate HELP Committee voted on Tuesday to approve the nomination of Betsy DeVos as Education Secretary, Eva Moskowitz, Founder and CEO of Success Academy released […]