February 27, 2019


I am currently a sophomore at Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) which is located in Manchester, New Hampshire.  SNHU has been a major change.  I completed my freshmen year at Manhattan College on an almost fully covered scholarship.  However, I knew that I want...

Ivan A. Gomez (BOSS '15, St. Bonaventure '19), a senior strategic communication major from Bronx, New York, is one of 50 multicultural college seniors from across the nation chosen for inclusion in the prestigious AAF program’s Class of 2019.

“This really means a lot to...

September 20, 2018

MLB employees meet with high school students to provide career development, interview practice

November 26, 2017

Attending SUNY Buffalo State has been an interesting experience for me. Undoubtedly, learning typically takes place in a classroom. However, I believe a student learns most outside of the classroom and that’s something I’ve cherished most. The last two years, and now t...

September 12, 2017

 Haysten Perez graduated from BOSS in June 2015 and attends DePauw University '19 in Indiana as a New York Posse Scholar. He is Vice-President of the Rho Tau Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. While at BOSS, he emceed the NBA-TV broadcast of the BOSS Gym Dedic...

August 24, 2017

Yazmin Abdullah '19 and Oscar Garcia '18  participated in Coro’s Youth Leadership Academy (YLA) partnership with DOE for Borough Student Advisory Councils (BSACs) builds the leadership skills and capacity of young New Yorkers to weigh in on policies that impact their d...

June 14, 2017

This article first appeared in in Chalkbeat on June 13, 2017.

photo credit: Destinee Foster White

I’ll admit it. I first wrote off the concept of restorative justice as another passing fad that would distract schools, specifically urban schools, from prioritizing academi...

May 31, 2017

Congratulations to Ms. Canales for winning a 2017 Excellence in School Technology Award! They selected 17 winners out of a field of well over 100 nominations. The awards ceremony will take place at the #NYCSchoolsTech Summit at LaGuardia High School on Wednesday, July...

April 7, 2017

Thanks to Coach Tennell for putting together another amazing Mark Giles Basketball Tournament. This tournament raises money for college scholarships to be given away at Class of 2017 Graduation in June. 

Mark Giles was a founding senior editor of ESPN The Magazine, who...

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