Errol Olton with Zumba Program Award Winners!

Adult Programming awarded $35,000 in funding and on BronxNet

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!”


MS Coed Flag Football Team With a Strong Start

This past Saturday, September 24th, the Equality MS flag football team played a scrimmage game vs Kipp Star Charter School. We started off very nervous but as the game went on we became more comfortable. Even with first game nerves Equality came away with the win, 18 – 12. I am looking forward to this […]

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“Mini-Camp” at Equality Charter School

While ECS staff were hard at work preparing for the upcoming school year during August Professional Development…their children were having a blast at “Mini-Camp!” Activities included arts and crafts, playing outside and in the gym, watching movies, using chromebooks, playing board games, dancing along with YouTube “Just Dance” videos, and more! Thank you to Ms. Nikki Filiberto for coordinating!

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Welcome Equality Charter Middle School’s Class of 2019!

Our 6th grade scholars attended an awesome full day orientation yesterday where they got to learn all about ECMS, their teachers, and each other! Scholars participated in icebreaker and team building activities, met our Student Council Representatives, and learned about our new anti-bullying initiative called #Day1. Scholars also had the opportunity to practice their schedule, and […]


New Teacher Spotlight

At Equality Charter School, the Director Ms.Caitlin Franco has made it explicit as to what she looks for in an educator. Staff must be dedicated to providing essential academic, social and emotional support to students of all communities in the Bronx. This year specifically she feels the team absolutely has the members to ensure this […]


“Welcome Back” from Equality Charter High!

On August 22nd 2016, Caitlin Franco’s Equality Charter School staff began preparing for their scholars’ return. From the 22nd to the 26th the staff engaged in professional development to enrich their instruction and culture. The next week was simply an attempt to excite the scholars about the upcoming 16-17 school year through various orientation sessions. […]

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Back to School!

We are looking forward to seeing everyone! 6th Grade – First day of school and Parent Orientation is Tuesday, September 6th at 8:00AM 7th & 8th Grade – First day of school is Wednesday, September 7th at 8:00AM 9th, 10th and 11th Grades – All Scholars are due back to School on Tuesday, September 6th […]


Baby Chicks Born in the Bronx?

During the 2015-2016 school year Equality Charter School’s Science department chairperson Amrita Bhattacharyya, in her Living Environment class taught the 9th grade scholars at ECHS about the care and attention it takes to develop a new life. The scholars nurtured chicks (first fertilized eggs) for approximately a month before they were taken to a farm where […]


Equality Featured in Chalkbeat Spotlight

We are so proud to share that Equality was highlighted in Chalkbeat’s “Extra Credit” spotlight. Executive Director Caitlin Franco feels “grateful for the support from our educational community for our recent grant reward.” We hope you will share with us in celebrating this positive shout-out!