High School News

ECHS Scholar Highlight

Help us to congratulate Dujon McFarlane who will be working with The Wildlife Conservation Society and Fordham University as a Field Research Assistant with ProjectTRUE this summer!  Dujon was one of 300 applicants making the selection process highly competitive. The acceptance into the program is just one more push for Dujon, getting him closer to his career oriented goals centered on […]

ECS Shows Local Support to Bronx YMCA

On Saturday, 4/1 Equality Charter High School’s Kendra Barbour and Lashawna Jones attended a Zumbathon Fundraiser which entailed two and a half hours of Zumba with 6-8 different instructors. Talk about working up a sweat! It was an amazing experience. We look forward to partnering with Bronx YMCA on future projects. Please visit Bronx YMCA’s […]

Zumba to Kick-Off March Madness

To kick off March Madness, Equality Charter High School hosts eight week Zumba fitness classes for employees to de-stress and stay fit. Bronx YMCA’s Instructor Madelyn Montijo ensures that employees don’t leave until they are dripping sweat! Check out photos below.

Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture

If you were with Equality last year, then you may be aware that our 9th grade scholars worked on a big performance task that included a trip to Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture where they discussed food culture, sustainable farming, and the use of GMOs. Because the performance task was such a success, […]

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 […]

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. […]

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:  

Lady Eagles Win Second Game in a Row!!

The Lady Eagles traveled in the pouring rain to BX Prep. At halftime they were down by four points but managed to make the proper adjustments to come away victorious. Throughout the game the Lady Eagles had high energy on defense and were able to force BX Prep into turnovers. Melina Rodriguez and Leigh-Ann Ramsey […]

Girls Basketball Earns Programs First Victory in Inaugural Season!!

The Lady Eagles JV girls basketball team traveled deep into Brooklyn Monday, November 28th, and beat Urban Dove on their home court. It was truly a team effort with great plays coming from Melina Rodriguez making major three point shots, Leah Gordon with her clutch floaters, and Esperanza Serrano locking down Urban Doves best offensive […]