Equality participates in Full-Inclusion Summit

Full-Inclusion Summit On May 20th, six of our scholars and their teachers participated as shining examples of our full inclusion model at a Summit hosted by the New York City Dept. of Education. The scholars presented their work to educators from throughout New York City. Equality Charter School was the only charter school ever attend the […]

Bronx Parade!

This Sunday, parents and scholars from Equality Charter School, marched in the Bronx Day Parade! Students were interviewed by BronxNet for local broadcast. Thank you to Mike and Sylvan Callendar for organizing!

Equality’s High School Grand Opening

On Thursday, March 19th, Equality had its High School Grand Opening Ceremony! It was a celebration that brought together scholars, parents, staff member, donors, vendors, and board members. We had over 100 people attend. Thank you to all who made it such a special evening!

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National Spelling Bee

Friday spelling bee recap! 7th grader Jailyn Plater effortlessly spelled her way through “geode,” “thematic,” and “halal,” before mistaking the “w” in “edelweiss” with a “v.” She proudly exited the stage, expressing her excitement with making it as far as she did, because by that time there were about 20 students still competing, down from […]

Middle School Girl’s Basketball Update

Game 1 vs. Kipp Academy- W 22-6 Leighann Ramsey led the way in the first game of the season.  She had 12 points and 10 steals for the Eagles.  Netefari Deschamps played lock down defense and had 7 steals to help the Eagles get their first victory. Game 2 vs. Harriet Tubman- W 21-0 Leighann […]

Middle School Boys Basketball Update

Eagles boys basketball starting off in the right direction!! Our season started on January 14th vs Harriet Tubman. We started off nervous and battled back and forth throughout the game! Our defense was great! Kamron Torres made the game’s winning shot with 8 seconds left! The final score was 20-19. Our next game we won […]

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Spelling Bee Champions

Yesterday, 6th grader Diomenne and 7th graders Tevohn and Jailyn all competed in the Bronx Spelling Bee. Diomenne came in third and Jailyn came in second in the district! All gave a great effort and the girls will be advancing to the citywide Spelling Bee this Spring!  

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Middle School Basketball!

Yesterday was a busy day for middle school athletics! The ECS cheer team rallied both our boys and girls basketball teams to victories against Harriet Tubman! Congrats to all members of cheer, 7th/8th boys basketball, and the 6th/7th/8th girls basketball teams.

Career Day 2015

This past snowy Friday, Equality Charter Middle and High School had a wonderful joint Career Day at the middle school campus. There were 360 scholars, 60 staff members, and 28 guest presenters who participated, despite the weather. Scholars asked incredible questions and impressed all of our guests. We are also very grateful to the staff […]

ECS Service

On Thursday, December 18th, the National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) members of the 9th grade took a field trip to deliver the ~300 gifts from the Toy Drive hosted by both middle and high school NJHS members and the brothers of Men of Tomorrow (M.O.T.) to St. Mary’s Children’s Hospital in Bayside, Queens. In addition […]