Tag Archives: Kids

Suing Success
Demandar a Success

Katie Jackson feels duped. When she enrolled her nine-year-old son Josiah at Success Academy’s Harlem 2 location several years ago...
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Plan for Pre-K
Planee el Pre-K

El período de solicitud 2016-17 de pre-jardín de infantes (Pre-K) para Todos se ha inaugurado oficialmente. Todas las familias de la ciudad...
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Where the technical is typical
Cuando la técnica es típica

Noel A. spends his days much like many of his peers. In his first year of high school, the Harlem resident has begun to get used to the rhythms of...
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Teens in Queens
Adolescentes en Queens

La Sociedad de Conservación de la Fauna (WCS, por sus siglas en inglés) del Zoológico en Queens está aceptando solicitudes para su programa de...
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Ruling Relief
En busca del alivio

Los nueve necesitaban moverse.Tal fue el mensaje de los inmigrantes y defensores que se reunieron el jueves 14 de enero, implorando al máximo tribunal del país...
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Generation St. George
Generación St. George

Estos estudiosos van con el Santo.Una asociación única entre una escuela de medicina de las Indias Occidentales y el sistema NYC Salud + Hospitales‎ está ayudando a...
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Setting the stage
Preparando el escenario

Long before the award-winning musical, they were bringing their own Hamiltons to Broadway.‎ For the past decade, low-income families have been provided...
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Magic in the Morning
Magia por la mañana

Por lo general es la multitud de buscadores de ofertas los que causan que las tiendas abran sus puertas temprano...
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The Meaning of Mom
El significado de una madre

American Mothers (AMI) has launched its 2016 National Fifth Grade Essay Contest. AMI, a non-profit organization that aims to honor mothers...
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It’s Not About You. Protect Them.
No se trata de usted, protéjalos.

When you vaccinate against flu, you don't just protect yourself. You protect your family and everyone around you who is vulnerable...
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Hip at home‎
Hip en nuestra casa

The holiday season is a time when familiar traditions come alive. Last year at the United Palace, seeds for a new holiday tradition were sown, by adding a modern...
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Beaming bright with Beacon
Rayo brillante en Beacon

Carlos Castillo was drawn to the light at an early age. He was 14 years old when he began to volunteer at his Beacon afterschool program. The programs are offered at school-based community centers that serve children, youths and adults...
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Seeking parity on the play
Buscando igualdad en el juego

Rafaela Vivaldo no está sorprendida de que su hijo siga fallando la prueba. No ha logrado aprobar el reporte de acondicionamiento físico estudiantil...
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Going for The Guys
Abriendo en Broadway

It’s coming to Broadway. The Guys, an off-Broadway play by Anne Nelson and directed by Hannah Ryan, Associate Director of the 2015 Tony Award winner The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time, is making its way to Broadway – at Manhattan College...
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Growing Bookworms
Creando ratones de biblioteca

De una forma u otra, como seres queridos y tutores, tenemos mucho que ofrecer que pueda inspirar a nuestros hijos a amar la lectura. Algunos de mis recuerdos más preciados incluyen escuchar historias de mi padre sobre su país natal, España....
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Hamilton High
Preparatoria Hamilton

School just got a new rap. A recently announced collaboration will provide 20,000 city high school students with the hottest ticket in town – the musical Hamilton.
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Next for the nest
Las siguientes en el nido

Esta cigüeña tiene mucho en juego. Las mujeres embarazadas de bajos ingresos del Bronx están recibiendo servicios y recursos muy necesarios...
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Counting down, and looking up
En cuenta regresiva y levantando la mirada

Size matters. ‎A recent survey conducted by the United Federation of Teachers (UFT) found that the number of oversized classes in New York City’s public schools has shrunk. ‎As announced by UFT President Michael Mulgrew earlier this month, the number of overcrowded classes...
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On PACE
De paso con PACE

Talleres de información sobre escuelas primarias en toda la ciudad para Dotados y Talentosos (G&T por sus siglas en inglés); de los programas G&T del distrito del Bronx...
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First in flight
El primero en volar

Rafael Ferreras nunca se consideró uno de "los chicos geniales". Se sentía como si siempre estuviera poniéndose al día. Ahora todo el mundo está tratando de mantenerse al día con él...
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Requests for Gifted and Talented Programs

Solicitudes a programas para dotados y talentosos

Solicitudes a programas para dotados y talentosos

Las familias ya pueden presentar solicitudes para las pruebas del examen para Dotados y Talentosos (G y T por sus siglas en inglés).
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New York Youth Mentoring Program

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced the launch of a new New York Youth Mentoring Program on Mon., Oct. 5th. The program looks to provide career and life guidance to children who are at risk of failing out of school or in foster care across the state.

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Save the Date!
¡Separe la fecha!

This month, for the second year, families will be invited to Tweed to attend Parent Conferences. Parents are an integral part of the system, and I want to hear from you...
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Talking the Bronx 09.16.15
Hablando del Bronx 09.16.15

Favor de unirse a Amigos de Soundview y la Alianza del Río Bronx en el Parque Soundview el sábado, 19 de septiembre de 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. para el Día Internacional de Limpieza de la Costa...
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Free Back to School Event
Evento gratuito de regreso a la escuela

All community members are invited to P.S. 279 on Thurs., Sept. 10th from 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. for a back-to-school event sponsored by Councilmember Fernando Cabrera...
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Going big with BOOM!
A lo grande con BOOM!

Un nuevo recurso para las lesbianas, homosexuales, bisexuales y transexuales (LGBT por sus siglas en inglés) de la ciudad, está llegando al condado....
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Building Stronger Communities
Creando Comunidades Solidarias

Una de las cosas de las que más disfruto como Canciller es cuando tengo la oportunidad de conversar con estudiantes y padres en las reuniones comunitarias...
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Tearing down the Taboos

Miguel was working full-time and studying in college. He was 25 years old. The single parent of a 7-year-old, he was trying to rekindle his relationship with the child's mother and hoped to rebuild their family. Sometimes at work, he would joke that after he had passed away, he wanted to be remembered as...

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Now what?
¿Ahora qué?

La hija de Miguel Almanza, Ámbar Cristal, debe comenzar su último año de preparatoria en unos pocos días. Él estaba contento de que ella estuviera todavía de vacaciones esta semana....
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Fighting hard to keep fair
Luchar duro para que sea justo

It’s been a big year. 15-year-old Jaylene B. was named Freshman of the Year in her class, and was also recognized as one of the Youths of the Year by the Boys and Girls Club of America organization....
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Trauma and Teens
Trauma y adolescentes

Exposure to traumatizing events is surprisingly common in young people. As many as 47 percent of teens, aged 12 to 17, report experiencing physical or sexual abuse/assault or witnessing violence....
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Healing and hope, through hoops
Sanando y esperanza, a través del aro

El 2006 fue un año devastador para Dexter Gardiner. Ese enero, su madre falleció, seguido por la pérdida de su hermana con leucemia en junio....
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Bounce in El Barrio
Rebotando en alto

Whether you swing or salsa, anywhere you turn uptown, summertime means block parties. This past Wed., Jul. 29th, hundreds turned out for the second edition of Uptown Bounce, one of the city’s largest outdoor parties.
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Smart Starts
Inicio inteligente

Con el regreso a clases a la vuelta de la esquina, contar con soluciones fáciles, frescas y saludables para el almuerzo y la cena es más importante que nunca....
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Walking to win
Caminar para ganar

Take a walk. That is the message shared by organizers of the Burnside Summer Walk events, which are held over three consecutive Saturdays in July.
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Brothers and keepers
Hermanos y guardianes

At the age of 14, Tarik Carr lost his mother to cancer. He channeled his grief into helping other youths, and has spent nearly a decade as a mentor in Health People’s Kids-Helping-Kids...
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