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ICS’s Security Team Provides Superior Safety and Security

School safety and security has always been a top priority of all ICS schools, as it should be everywhere. Our commitment to this mission is most evident within the individuals whom make up our experienced team of security officers. Comprised of seven security guards covering the three schools, the members of the ICS Security are […]

Lavelle Prep Students Honored to Perform at Staten Island Advance Women of Achievement Luncheon 2018

  The senior music students of Lavelle Prep had the honor of performing their hit song, “The Truth: We Need Change,” which was written and performed by students, with support from music teacher Kyle Fackrell. Student performers included singer Aeva Soler, rapper Jerramiah Jean-Babtiste, and musicians Vivian Martinez, Victoria Cruz-Greene, Brandon Morales, Steven Rios, Eniola […]

2018 Night of Champions Gala to be Held on May 30, 2018

On May 30, 2018 Integration Charter School will host it’s 9th annual Night of Champions Gala at the Hilton Garden Inn. This year, ICS is proud to be honoring the following Champions of Education: –Bernie Glassman Founder, Zen Peacemakers –Louis R. Tobacco, Former New York State Assemblyman, Associate Executive Director, Government Affairs, Staten Island University […]

The Other Integration – ICS Board Member Features Schools on Blog

*This blog post originally appeared on board member Dirk Tillotson’s blog, “Great School Voices” and can be found here.* There is a mocked and sometimes despised subgroup that historically went to separate schools with the worst conditions.  And even when included in the same schools now, they are separated from their peers, given substandard services, […]

Vice President of Academic Affairs Experiences Egypt

Integration Charter School’s Vice President of Academic Affairs, Evelyn Finn, visited Cairo, Egypt last week to help select the 10 teachers from Egypt who will come to the United States to teach next year. Sponsored by the Teachers of Critical Language Support Program (TCLP) through the US State Department and in coordination with the US […]

Lois & Richard Nicotra’s Passionate Testimonial

The Lois & Richard Nicotra Early College Charter School’s namesakes have released a passionate testimonial which provides exciting information, as well as heartfelt sentiments about the fast-approaching opening of the school.   Of the school, Richard Nicotra says, “This is not just gong to be a school with our name on it. We want to […]

Lavelle Prep Students Create Song In Honor Of Walk Out

Lavelle Prep High School students in Mr. Fackrell’s music class wrote and performed this song entitled “The Truth: We Need Change Now,” in honor of today’s National Walk Out.  All Lavelle Prep and New Ventures students who wish to participate in the national walkout will have the opportunity to do so this morning at 10:00am. […]

Integration Charter Schools Hosts 7th Annual Futures of Education Luncheon

On Friday, January 12th Integration Charter School’s hosted it’s 7th annual Futures of Education Luncheon at the Grand Oaks Country Club. Welcoming over 200 guests including ICS Staff and board members, community partners, public school educators and leaders and local organizations,  the luncheon celebrated  the concept of “Teachers Growing Teachers”, the underlying spirit and direct […]

Lavelle Prep Students Spread Holiday Cheer at Eger Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center

On Wednesday November 29th, Lavelle Preparatory Charter School’s elementary, middle and high school students performed holiday classics and spread holiday cheer for the elderly residents at Eger Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. Under the direction of elementary music and chorus teacher Jessica Bruschi, high school music teacher Kyle Fackrell, and after school music and ELA teacher […]