Youth and Children

Success Academy Scholars Dominate NYS’s 1st-Ever Girls Chess Championship

Success Academy Scholars Dominate NYS’s 1st-Ever Girls Chess Championship

Success Academy students Emily Booncharoen and Pari Patni win first and second place in the K-6 championship; their team, Success Academy Hudson Yards, places first. NEW YORK, NY — Success Academy students Emily Booncharoen and Pari Patni took home the […]

BP DIAZ CALLS FOR CHANGES TO SPECIALIZED HIGH SCHOOL ADMISSIONS

BP DIAZ CALLS FOR CHANGES TO SPECIALIZED HIGH SCHOOL ADMISSIONS

BP DIAZ CALLS FOR CHANGES TO SPECIALIZED HIGH SCHOOL ADMISSIONS In a letter to the members of the Panel for Educational Policy, the borough president urges the PEP to consider new admissions criteria at five specialized high schools Bronx Borough […]

Expanded Opportunities to Study Computer Science with Cornell Tech and STEM in Prestigious Curie and Catalyst Academies at Cornell Engineering

Expanded Opportunities to Study Computer Science with Cornell Tech and STEM in Prestigious Curie and Catalyst Academies at Cornell Engineering

Public Prep, Cornell University Extend Multi-Year, Multi-Faceted Partnership to Create Extraordinary Collegiate Experiences for Girls Prep and Boys Prep Students and Alumni Expanded Opportunities to Study Computer Science with Cornell Tech and STEM in Prestigious Curie and Catalyst Academies at […]

Monsignor Scanlan and other NYC schools take proactive approach to social media

Monsignor Scanlan and other NYC schools take proactive approach to social media

SafeStudents Online today announced that six New York area Catholic schools have partnered with SafeStudents Online to help parents keep their children safe from threats commonly found on social media, such as cyberbullying, inappropriate content, and online predators. The schools […]

City Offers Free Lead Testing

City Offers Free Lead Testing

STARTING MONDAY, NEW YORK CITY TO OFFER FREE LEAD TESTING FOR 3,000 NYCHA CHILDREN Tenants will be notified about service with letters and phone calls; City also providing a hotline to schedule appointments Residents can make an appointment at any […]

NYC Suicide Council’s “Child/Youth Mental Health, Emotional Wellness, Trauma and Suicide” – November 6

NYC Suicide Council’s “Child/Youth Mental Health, Emotional Wellness, Trauma and Suicide” – November 6

On Monday November 6th at 11am which will be a panel discussion with subject matter experts and practitioners on “Child/Youth Mental Health, Emotional Wellness, Trauma and Suicide” at Metropolitan College of New York, Bronx Campus,  463 E 149th St., Bronx, NY, 10455 (take # 2/5 train […]

Bronx Girls Empowerment Day, October

Bronx Girls Empowerment Day, October

NYPD Female Officers & Bronx Girls Empowerment Day!!!!

TEENS TAKE CHARGE – Education Roundtable Tonight

Tonight is the TEENS TAKE CHARGE – Education Roundtable with Teens and Adults at the Schomburg Center in Harlem.

Altice USA Hispanic Heritage Essay Contest

Altice USA Hispanic Heritage Essay Contest

Essays must be received by November 1, 2017, with winners to be announced in early December.   Prizes include a $1,500 cash scholarship and iPad minis.

Paid Internships, Job Opportunities Available

Paid Internships, Job Opportunities Available

Seeking Youth for Paid Internships and Job Opportunities Ages 18 to 24 Register: Monday to Friday, September 18 – September 22, 9am Bring your Birth Certificate, Social Security card, Proof of Address and valid ID. Osborne Association 809 Westchester Avenue […]

Altice USA Hispanic Heritage Essay Contest

Altice USA Hispanic Heritage Essay Contest

Essays must be received by November 1, 2017, with winners to be announced in early December.   Prizes include a $1,500 cash scholarship and iPad minis.

COMUNILIFE, INC. AND NYU MCSILVER INSTITUTE CONVENE COMMUNITY FORUM ON LATINA AND BLACK MALE YOUTH SUICIDE

COMUNILIFE, INC. AND NYU MCSILVER INSTITUTE CONVENE COMMUNITY FORUM ON LATINA AND BLACK MALE YOUTH SUICIDE

COMUNILIFE, INC. AND NYU MCSILVER INSTITUTE CONVENE COMMUNITY FORUM ON LATINA AND BLACK MALE YOUTH SUICIDE Suicide epidemic is pervasive in New York City and risk factors differ. To mark the upcoming annual International Suicide Prevention Awareness Day, Comunilife and the NYU McSilver […]

New Report Reveals that Sex Offenders Endanger City’s Homeless Children

New Report Reveals that Sex Offenders Endanger City’s Homeless Children

Sex offenders endanger city’s homeless children, new report reveals Independent Democratic Conference finds highest number of Level 2 & 3 sex offenders living in city family shelters in years, calls for immediate action New York, NY— Senator Jeff Klein (D-Bronx/Westchester), […]

Sex Offenders Continue to Endanger Youngest Students

Sex Offenders Continue to Endanger Youngest Students

Sex Offenders Continue to Endanger Youngest Students A little known and shocking loophole in state law is being exposed thanks to the efforts of Senator Jeff Klein, who just this week exposed its dangers with the release of his latest […]

After City Misses September 1 Deadline to Identify Space for Public Charter Schools, More Than 100 Parents and Charter Leaders Rally at City Hall

After City Misses September 1 Deadline to Identify Space for Public Charter Schools, More Than 100 Parents and Charter Leaders Rally at City Hall

After City Misses September 1 Deadline to Identify Space for Public Charter Schools, More Than 100 Parents and Charter Leaders Rally at City Hall, Demand Action from Mayor de Blasio Unless Mayor Gives Charters Space, 842 Children from High-Performing Elementary […]