Target From Harlem To Hollywood To Offer Teacher Discounts On School Supplies

With a Target store in East Harlem starting July 13 and continuing through July 20, 2019, teachers can save 15 percent on school supplies. Continue Reading →

Mayor, First Lady And Chancellor Announce Major School Expansion From Harlem To Hollis

Mayor Bill de Blasio, First Lady Chirlane McCray, and Schools Chancellor Richard A. Carranza today announced for the first time in New York City’s history that all students will have access to Social-Emotional Learning (SEL) and Restorative Justice (RJ) practices and, when needed, earlier intervention from clinical social workers. Continue Reading →

Rucker Park Prep Announces Collaboration With Def Jam Recordings In Harlem NY

On Saturday, June 22, 2019, Harlem will be celebrating basketball returning to Rucker Park of course in Harlem, NY! Continue Reading →

Harlem Educator Is A Big Apple Award Recipient

Harlem Lamar Ok of KIPP Infinity Charter School – the Harlem elementary school at 133th Street – was just named a 2019 Big Apple Award Recipient by the Department of Education. Continue Reading →

Harlem Educator Accused Of Disseminating Indecent Material To Minors And More

A former Harlem charter school teacher allegedly had rude communications with at least 18 students, claiming he did it “to be the cool teacher,” according to prosecutors and court papers. Continue Reading →

Columbia University In Harlem Places 2nd In National Quiz Bowl Competition

From Columbia University and across North America, some of the smartest, brightest minds of North America went to Chicago for the NAQT 2019 Quiz Bowl Intercollegiate Championship Tournament (ICT).

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Harlem Urban Academy Laboratory High School Grad Wins Prestigious Fellowship

Jibril Bing (inset), a 2016 graduate of Urban Academy Laboratory High School on the Upper East Side, was today awarded a prestigious Frederick Douglass Global Fellowship (FDGF). Continue Reading →

“Intentionally Integrated” Charter School Approved For 2020 In UWS/Harlem District

A charter school network’s plan to open an “intentionally integrated” middle school in Manhattan’s third school district — which spans the entire Upper West Side and parts of Harlem — will move forward after securing a key state approval.
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