Samuel Stern Award Winner Adam Rios

Adam Rios @ our Townsend Harris High School site was one of only 12 NYC Samuel Stern Award winners. This award acknowledges a students perseverance and commitment. Many of you already know of his talents. I was mesmerized to see him perform ‘Landslide’ on the guitar. Adam reminded us that his success is shared by many of you, asContinue reading “Samuel Stern Award Winner Adam Rios”

An Evening of Dance & Drama = Success!

A few of our P255@PEC student dancers had a wonderful opportunity to perform a dance with their general education peers in an Evening of Dance and Drama. This partnership with Queens School of Inquiry was  funded by the Office of Arts and Special Projects as part of a Community Engagement Grant. We love our partnership withContinue reading “An Evening of Dance & Drama = Success!”

P255Q @ PS 7 Attends the 3rd Annual District 75 Social Studies Fair

PS7 Class X01 created and presented their project entitled “The City that Never Sleeps” during the 3rd Annual District 75 Social Studies Fair held at the New York Historical Society. The project was led by the collaboration between Ms. Arminda Crisostomo and Ms. Calianne Botsaris with the help of Ms. Tiffany Bejarano and Ms. Frimy Parola.Continue reading “P255Q @ PS 7 Attends the 3rd Annual District 75 Social Studies Fair”

Respect For All Week at 154

During the week of February 11th, students and staff at P255 @ 154 celebrated Respect For All Week with daily activities and themed dress up days.  Respect For All is a program that highlights kindness, compassion for others, inclusion of all, respect for diversity, and the prevention of bullying. Check out below to get aContinue reading “Respect For All Week at 154”

Samuel Stern Award Presented to PS255Q Student!

On Tuesday, May 21st, fourth grader Lucas Roszkowski, was presented with the Samuel Stern.  Lucas was nominated for this award because of his remarkable progress over the past four years.  Lucas has shown improvement in his behavior and social skills and a true passion for learning.  Last year he moved from a six student classContinue reading “Samuel Stern Award Presented to PS255Q Student!”