Caitlin Franco

Classic Stage Company’s Workshop with Equality Charter High School

Classic Stage Company hosted workshops with eleventh graders at ECHS about Shakespeare’s “The Comedy of Errors.” The representatives from CSC, Amber and Anita did a great job at keeping our scholars engaged. Our scholars got to analyze sonnets, creates tableaus and act out the most important scenes from the play. We are thankful for this […]

Our First High School Diploma Program Orientation | Adult Education

On February 7, 2017 we held our first orientation for the High School Diploma Preparation Program! More than 30 Bronx Community Members attended to hear about our program partnership with the City University of New York’s Bronx Community College. Highlights included: Motivational Speaker Johan Powell who motivated attendees on the value of furthering their education and […]

Equality Charter Middle School Open House

Welcome Families! Please join us on the evening of March 1st at 5pm to learn about Equality Charter Middle School and what makes our school a unique educational environment for scholars to excel. Meet our great teachers, staff and tour our school. We hope to see you there!

Equality Charter Middle School Takes the Sandy Hook Promise

Last week, Equality Charter Middle School scholars participated in the “Sandy Hook Promise,” which was coordinated by the Student Council. The “Sandy Hook Promise,” was founded after the Sandy Hook shooting, in an effort to promote teaching scholars how to reach out to other scholars who may feel socially isolated.  You can find more information about […]

Robotics Club at Equality Charter High School

Each Friday since the beginning of December, approximately a dozen scholars meet up each week and have been constructing three VEX robots. These complicated, metallic robots are nearly complete and soon the scholars will begin programming. While certainly difficult and occasionally frustrating, our ECS scholars have shown a natural ability in engineering and computer science. […]

PBIS Trip to Manhattan College-Equality Charter Middle School

On January 30th, over 80 middle school scholars earned a field trip to watch the women’s basketball team play at Manhattan college. Scholars were selected based on their total number of PBIS points, which are earned daily from consistently demonstrating the ECMS values. We had a fun-filled day rooting for the home team who won […]

Adult Career Education Programs featured in “Co-op City Times Newspaper”!

Errol Olton, Founding Director of Adult Programming, discusses Career Education programs, new college partnership, and other offerings to the Bronx Community in this news article feature.

Equality Charter High School Art and Beatbox show

Just before Christmas break, Equality Charter High School’s scholars ended the year with an amazing display of over 200 pieces of artwork followed by a Christmas beatbox choral. It was a night worth rejoicing to see all of the artwork created by our scholars in so little time as well the beatbox mashup that was written […]

Equality Charter High School’s Girls to Women After-School Program Spreads Holiday Cheer

During a trip to Mt Sinai Hospital’s Rehabilitation Center, Girls to Women exemplified the meaning of spreading cheer and performing good deeds. The girls gave out personalized holiday cards, enjoyed storytelling and even sang to patients at the center. Check out the photos below:  

Equality Charter Middle School-PBIS Holiday Trip to Manhattan

ECMS scholars had a wonderful time visiting Manhattan yesterday. The two scholars from each cohort who earned the top amount of PBIS points, were selected for this special trip. Scholars can earn points by demonstrating the ECMS values on a daily basis. Twenty-four scholars spent the day visiting the “Top of the Rock” in Rockefeller […]