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 […]
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.
Our scholar, Joshua Amponsah member of Harvester’s for Change, coordinated an in-school fundraiser for the American Cancer Society’s fight against breast cancer. Joshua and his fellow Harvester members raised a total of $580.80 through a total of two bake sales. Bake sale items were donated and baked by peers, parents and staff members. Joshua and the […]
Errol Olton, Director of Adult Programming, commented
“We are really excited and grateful for Borough President Diaz’s generous contribution. The funding will be applied towards Adult Programming’s new career educational programming to give adults an opportunity to earn a high school diploma, use various computer programs (computer literacy), learn the english language, and polish up on their resume/interview skills!”
Congratulations to Equality Charter Middle School’s graduating class of 2016! We wish you the best of luck in all of your future endeavors! We were honored to have our guest Commencement Speaker, Errol Olton , who powerfully motivated the scholars towards the next stage of their educational journey.
On Saturday June 11th Equality Charter School held their 2nd Annual Family Carnival. Thanks to supporters such as the NYPD, FDNY, YMCA, New York Public Library, MetroPlus Health Plan and Dave and Busters: there were over 300 attendees which consisted of staff, scholar as well as many community members. The live DJ contributed highly to the […]
We are very proud to announce that on on Thursday May 12, 2016 Adult Programming, directed by Errol Olton, was featured on City Newspaper. This is Adult Programming’s first media feature. Highlighted excerpts of the article include… ” Errol Olton , Director of Adult Programming for the Equality Charter School, noted that Councilman King is […]
We are excited to announce that our Equality Charter School Parents have completed the 4 week CONCEPT program, an Adult Programming course provided by Errol Olton , Director of Adult Programming Families came out to learn about the impact of: Substance abuse Bullying & Cyberbullying Social media & online threats Gang influences Our “program graduates” will […]
On September 22nd at 6pm, Equality launched its First Annual Outdoor Family Movie Night for families of the Equality and Castle Hill Community! Surrounded by great music, food, and prizes, attendees described it best as… Movie night was amazing…a great success! A treasure to the community, and great connection with the families! – Sharon Wade The 300 attendees had the support of New […]