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Our recent graduate Salma wrote an Op-Ed article about finding her voice in our challenging political climate.
Our Principal won Digital Principal Of The Year. She has encouraged students to learn more about technology. Ms. Persad launched a 7-year study track. She was successful at providing each student with their own laptop.
Our Middle Schoolers were honored for resolution by Gianari. They were recognized for winning first place in the city-wide hack league. The challenge was to use computer science to solve a problem which was to find a problem in your community and solve it. The girls decided to fix a problem with pollution.
8th grade student Nicole, visited the Pope Francis in Europe and teaches him how to do a line of code.
Our Juniors went to the climate strike to fight for climate change.
At a Glance
- 1:8 Teacher Student Ratio
- 9 Sport Teams
- Over 5 New Building Renovations
- 93.7% College Acceptance
- 97% of Teachers Have Advanced Degrees
- 1.1M In Scholarships Earned by Students