Education & Kids
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Thomas Greene, a retired assistant principal who taught science for many years at Fort Hamilton High School, has dreamed of building a marine science lab on the Bay Ridge waterfront for a lon … Full Article

They’re off to high school!

Ready to move on to high school, eighth graders at Saint Patrick Catholic Academy in Bay Ridge received their diplomas at a graduation ceremony on June 13, where Principal Andrea D’Emic encouraged them to always be their authentic selves as they embrace new experiences in high school and beyond. … Full Article

CEC 21 carries on its fight against charter school co-location plan

Supporters of charter schools are riding high these days, with recently enacted state laws on their side that are paving the way for more charters to open in New York City. … Full Article

NCT awards performing arts scholarships to 4 students

Four students who are entering high school in September and who dream of performing onstage have been given a boost, thanks to Narrows Community Theater (NCT), which has awarded them scholarships. … Full Article

Poly Prep’s Jewish Caucus hosts Holocaust Panel

Poly Prep’s Upper School Jewish Caucus hosted a Holocaust Panel on May 15 in its Joseph Dana Allen Library and invited the Poly community to hear the recollections of two survivors and collectively honor the solemn promise, “never again.”
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Students create ‘Generations’ mural for Norwegian Christian Home

The Norwegian Christian Home and Health Center in Dyker Heights has a striking new mural outside its back door, thanks to students from McKinley Intermediate School and leaders of a non-profit group devoted to the arts. … Full Article

Bay Ridge students say prayers, tie red ribbons for missing Nigerian girls

At Fontbonne Hall Academy, the plight of the kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls hits home. … Full Article

Fontbonne Hall Academy inducts 40 students into National Honor Society

There were so many students to be inducted into the National Honor Society at Fontbonne Hall Academy, it wouldn't have been a surprise if the school had run out of citations! … Full Article

Teachers at International HS boycott mandatory exam

A group of teachers at the International High School at Prospect Heights refused to administer a city-mandated writing test they say is unsuitable for their students, many of whom are recent immigrants learning English. … Full Article

CEC 21 president says she fights for all kids, not just her own

Heather Ann Fiorica first became involved in educational advocacy when her daughter Brieanne was a student at PS 177 in Bensonhurst. … Full Article

Brooklyn students are named Horatio Alger Scholars

Two high school students from Brooklyn were among 104 teens from across the country to be named Horatio Alger National Scholars, a designation that earned them a trip to a national conference in Washington D.C. … Full Article
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