One of our greatest achievements here at Integration Charter Schools is following up with our former students, and seeing where their futures have led. For one former Lavelle Prep student, Demie Medley, we don’t have to look too far — as she is now in her first year of teaching at Lavelle Prep Elementary. Upon […]
Dear Families: As you know, in December we updated you that all Integration Charter Schools (“ICS”) will be closed for in-person learning until at least January 19, 2021. Due to the continuously increasing number of positive COVID-19 cases on Staten Island, we have made the difficult decision to prolong our closure for in-person learning until at least […]
As remote learning continues in New York State education, students have fortunately found it easier to adjust to the switch between in-person and electronic classroom instruction. However, we recognize that there are still parents and students struggling with what has become the norm. To help with this, we reached out to former graduates of Integration […]
Dear Families: I hope this email finds you safe and healthy. As you know, last week we announced that all Integration Charter Schools (“ICS”) will be closed for in-person learning until at least November 30, 2020. At this time, due to the rapidly increasing number of positive COVID-19 cases on Staten Island, we have made the […]
AUDIENCE Parents and families of English Language Learners (ELLs) HIGH SCHOOL SENIORSIn these workshops we will discuss the role that parents take in assisting, guiding and supporting their child through the financial aid and college application process. WORKSHOPS WILL BE OFFERED IN: CHINESE, ENGLISH, HAITIAN CREOLE, RUSSIAN, AND SPANISH TOPICS ADDRESSED WILL BE: Part 1: Helping […]
Our very own principal, Joseph Zaza, was recently honored by the New York City Department of Ed Charter Schools Newsletter as a Charter Schools Hero. Read the below for his full feature!
We are excited to share that President / Roshi Ken Byalin will be featured in a podcast panel discussion on Zen Entrepreneurship with two fellow Zen Entrepreneurs. Please, join us for Part 1 on Wednesday, Nov 18 at 6-7pm via Zoom to learn more about Zen Entrepreneurship and how it has shaped ICS. To register for the […]
Dear Families: As you may be aware, there has been a rapid rise of positive COVID-19 cases here on Staten Island. The risks that come along with in-person learning are also increasing, so we have made the difficult decision to temporarily suspend in-person learning effective this Monday, November 16 at least until Monday, November 30th (the Monday […]
https://vimeo.com/user125674262/review/478586165/5ee1637f0e Please enjoy our thank-you video for the Richmond County Kiwanis Club backpacks full of supplies for ALL our elementary school students. We would like to specially thank past president Michele Geresi, current president Fran Reali, and first vice-president Helene Caruso Irvine for choosing our students for this amazing first-lady project!
“Don’t let the perfect be the enemy of the good.” We are exploring the process of replication. It seems new to us, but actually, this is the third time we’ve been thinking about it. The first time was even before Lavelle Prep opened. Even in those earliest days, based on our school design, people were […]