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News and Stories from across the District

28 November 2023

Garvey Elementary School Promotes Positive Relationships through Superman Ball

Every member of the Garvey team pitched in to make this event successful.

17 November 2023

Take Five with Antonio Thigpen: Special Education Classroom Assistant at Mason Elementary

Mr. T has always been someone who loves engaging with people and learning their stories.

16 November 2023

How One Mom Found the Perfect Elementary School for Herself and Her Son

Ms. Vega sees Barry as a school that makes sure that everyone, from its pre-k students all the way to its staff, continues to grow. 

14 November 2023

Enjoying Another Successful School Year at South Shore Fine Arts Academy

Mrs. Sims is glad her two daughters can benefit from the school's excellent teachers. 

09 November 2023

Celebrating Día de Los Muertos through Art and Literature

Community members at Nightingale Elementary dressed in traditional Mexican clothing, painted their faces as Calaveras, and carried photos of loved ones who have passed away for a Walking Ofrenda. 

09 November 2023

Take Five with Susumu Uchiyama: Commandant at Air Force Academy High School

Lt. Col. Uchiyama's experience as a veteran impacts his career as an educator in many ways.

08 November 2023

G.R. Clark Elementary School Educator Shares Her Goals for Her Pre-K Student

Ms. Herrera wants her son Ariel to experience a tight-knit school with a deep sense of community. 

07 November 2023

Gunsaulus Scholastic Academy Celebrates Book-o-ween

Students were encouraged to wear costumes inspired by a character from one of their favorite books. 

03 November 2023

Take Five with Dawn Ramos: Principal of Edward Tilden Career Academy High School

Principal Ramos, one of the District's 2023 Principal Game Changers, is best known for being student-centered and community-driven.

02 November 2023

Terrific Staff at Colemon Academy Keeps Both Students and Parents Engaged

Mrs. Fox and Mrs. Jackson appreciate that their children are taken care of so well by their colleagues. 

01 November 2023

How One Family’s Connection to Their Neighborhood Elementary School Spans Multiple Generations

Sisters Louise and Cece and their mom, Ms. Tess Haskins, have accumulated a variety of positive memories at Sutherland. 

27 October 2023

Take Five with Maricela Torres: Principal of ​Peter Cooper Dual Language Academy

As a school leader, Principal Torres is known for being positive, supportive, collaborative, and an excellent listener.