Monday, November 20, 2017

Thanksgiving

There is so much to be thankful for in Equality especially in sports our team has been undefeated and we couldn't wish for anything else

The Great Gatsby theme dance is tomorrow and it is gonna be super lit. If you're not there your missing out. 

The Scholar luncheon was a success!!!!!!!!!!!!!
This is D'stini signing off. GO EAGLES!!!!!!!!!!!!!  

Friday, November 17, 2017

Interim's week is over

One of our many amazing  teachers who goes above and beyond was honored by President Barack Obama and Michelle, named Christina Danna.
Our scholars at our middle school have  been doing amazing things at MMCC is partnered with mentoring in medicine for our science curriculum. Here are pictures of  the amazing work they have been doing.




Equality Charter High School Dance
Come In Your Best, It’s Our High School’s First Dance Of this School Year!
  • Theme: The Great Gatsby
  • Date of Event: 11/21/2017
  • Time: 6pm – 10pm
  • Required Attire: Black, Gold or White
  • Ticket price: $5.00 (sold during all lunch periods, starting 1 week before the dance)
*Each scholar MUST return a signed permission slip in order to attend. It is going to be so much fun. 
This is D'stini signing off. GO EAGLES!!!!!!!!!!!

Friday, November 10, 2017

It's Friday Equality

Shout out to Daniella Kwubiri for coming in 3rd place at her first ever Miss Teen Pageant. You go girl. 



Fall Sports Enter Playoffs Congratulations To You All. Bring home a win for Equality Charter High School 

Our school dance is coming up the roaring 20's are going to be so much fun. Get your outfits ready and set it off for the Great Gatsby Theme 



                                        
This is D'stini signing off. Go Eagles!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Graduation

As we get closer and closer to graduation we need your help to get Neil Degrasse Tyson as our graduation speaker. The countdown is on people 230 days left.

SEPTA (Special Education Parent Teacher Association)

Parents and students participated and shared their experiences with others at the launching of this first SEPTA event. Our parents left with additional knowledge and clarifications to their concerns. In additions parents reached out regarding specific concerns and evaluation requests
Congratulations to our flag football team for winning their game yesterday.
Our seniors have been taking steps towards their future in great ways tomorrow our High School Seniors are going to Visit New York City College of Technology


Special thanks to our guidance department As college application time is upon us, our guidance team has arranged visits to local colleges for our seniors.They have also been working very hard one on one with our seniors to make sure all applications are sent in on time 
This is D'stini signing off. GO EAGLES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Friday, November 3, 2017

TGIF

HS Girls Volleyball Begin Playoffs
The girls volleyball team has made the playoffs in their first year. A great achievement! They will be playing against Bronx Prep @BX Lighthouse at 2pm, Saturday, 11/4. Entry fee will be $3 and the address is below… 1005 Intervale Avenue Bronx, NY 10459 Good Luck Ladies!!


It's 235 Days until graduation please show your support and help us get Neil Degrasse Tyson for graduation 

Shutout to Jamir Worthen 

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Thursday Thoughts

Equality Charter High School NYC College of Technology Tour

Members of Equality’s Senior class will have the opportunity to visit NYC COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY on NOVEMBER 9th. Scholars will be able to tour classroom building, eateries and dormitories, concluding with a Q & A with admission counselors.  Scholars will be prepared with a list of topics to talk about including admission requirements and majors, extracurricular and sports activities, historical facts and campus life.

Fun Fact Thursday 

Did you know an island called South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands just 5,343 km off the coast of South America is inhabited primarily by marine life mammals and other wildlife creatures.
Neil Degrasse Tyson

236 days until graduation Neil deGrasse Tyson, a man of you knowledge with science would be a great addiction to our graduation ceremony.

It is the month of Thanksgiving 21 days until turkey day.
Keep in touch with us by following all our social media outlets
This is D'stini signing off. GO EAGLES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! 

Monday, October 30, 2017

It's Monday Equality

Welcome Back Equality let's start off by 

Congratulating the Girls Volleyball Team on their win 
National Honor Society will be hosting a candy bag and bake sale on Friday so being your money and support 

Congratulations Equality MS Flag Football Earns Another Win!!

On Saturday, October 21st, the MS flag football team played against a tough OWNCS team with the final score of 20-12

Socktober is coming to an end so if you haven't donated there is one more day left.

ECMS is conducting our second annual Socktober Drive. Please bring in new pairs of socks to support Families in Puerto Rico who are rebuilding their lives from the hurricane. We will be collecting socks until Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
It is Monday so I will leave you  with a motivational quote. 
This is D'stini signing off. GO EAGLES !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

It's Breast Cancer Week Equality

Today our scholars got to wear pink for breast cancer awareness to raise money for a change. 

Equality MS Flag Football Goes To 4-0!!!


On Saturday, October 14th, the MS Flag Football team played against Health and Science with the score of 37-6. Jose Ruiz threw 5 touchdown passes and 1 extra point. On the receiving end of those passes were Chris Craig (2), Elvin Velasquez (1), Joshua Perez (1) and David Hutchinson (1) who also ran one in from 70 yards out. The defense stayed stout only giving up 6 points. Jose, David and Jordan Ingram each had an interception.Keep it up!!!!

As October comes an end don't forget about Socktober 
ECMS is conducting our second annual Socktober Drive. Please bring in new pairs of socks to support Families in Puerto Rico who are rebuilding their lives from the hurricane. We will be collecting socks until Tuesday, October 31st, 2017.
It's 244 days until graduation everyone, so please help us get Neil Degrasse Tyson,  to be our first graduating class guest speaker!!! 
And now a quote for Wednesdays wisdom stay positive everyone we are half way through the week.
This is D'stini signing off GO EAGLES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


Thursday, October 19, 2017

It's Thursday Equality

                             

This post is brought to you by D'stini (12th grade scholar), GO EAGLES!!!!!!!!!


Neil deGrasse Tyson
It is 250 days until graduation and we would love it if we could get everyone's support so we could get Neil degrasse tyson as our graduation speaker.

Equality Middle School Fall Dance

ECMS is hosting a Fall Harvest Dance is Friday,October 20th from 4-6pm.  It will be a fun night of snacks and dancing. Families have been asked to contact the middle school if you would like to chaperone the event.  The Fall Harvest dance is hosted by our Culture Team to thank scholars for following our school expectations and demonstrating our school values! It is going to be a night to remember.

Don't forget that this month is Socktober 
 ECMS is conducting our second annual Socktober Drive. Please bring in new pairs of socks to support Families in Puerto Rico who are rebuilding their lives from the hurricane. We will be collecting socks until Tuesday, October 31st, 2017.
It is fun fact Thursday, check out our Facebook page for more details. 
That's all the news for today this is D'stini signing off. GO EAGLES!!!!!!!!!!

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Equality News

IT IS THE THIRD DAY OF SPIRIT WEEK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


  • Today for celebrity day the staff and administrators really did there thing. Yesterday for twin triplet day the scholars were amazing. Check out our other websites for more information on spirit week 


https://twitter.com/equalitycs?ref_src=twsrc%5Egoogle%7Ctwcamp%5Eserp%7Ctwgr%5Eauthor
https://www.facebook.com/equalitycharterschool/
https://www.linkedin.com/company/equalitycharterschool


  • A big change has been made to the color wars colors. All sophomores come out in your all white outfits.  

This post is brought to you by D'stini (12th grade scholar), GO EAGLES!!!!!!!!!

  • It is October so you know what that means Equality is celebrating their second annul Socktober

What Is Socktober? 

 Please bring in new pairs of socks to support Families in Puerto Rico who are rebuilding their lives from the hurricane. We will be collecting socks until Tuesday, October 31st, 2017. The House with the most collected socks, with a minimum of 10 pairs in their homeroom, will receive a dress down day! The time to be awesome is NOW!


Please help us get Neil Degrasse Tyson as our first ever graduation speaker. It is 251 days until graduation.
This is D'stini signing off GO EAGLES!!!!!!!!!

Friday, October 13, 2017

Get Ready For Spirit Week

This post is brought to you by D'stini (12th grade scholar), GO EAGLES!!!!!!!!!

       

                             Spirit Week

Spirit week is coming up and all of our scholars are excited. If you forgot the days here there are:
Monday- Professional Day
Tuesday-Twin or Triplet Day
Wednesday- Celebrity Day
Thursday- International Day

Friday- Color Wars ( Freshman- purple/ Sophomore- yellow/ Juniors-Green/SENIORS-Blue) 


This is D'stini signing off. Go Eagles!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Thursday, October 12, 2017

What's New Equality???????

This post is brought to you by D'stini (12th grade scholar), GO EAGLES!!!!!!!!!

Did you know Equality has an adult education program ?

Earn a High School Diploma !!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Earning your High School Diploma opens new doors for you!
  • All it takes is:
    • 3 Months.
    • 4 days per week.
    • 3 hours per day on evening
  • You can earn a better paying job or take the next step in your educational journey!
  • Spaces are limited so act now.

To find out more information about our program give us a call 718-459-9597 ext 1112 or check out our website http://www.equalitycharterschool.org/news/

Also Tonight Is Equality Charter School Renewal Hearing !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Come out and support us at the middle school location (4140 Hutchinson River Parkway East) at 5:30 pm sharp.

Today is everyone's favorite day it's #throwbackthursday 
THIS IS D'STINI SIGNING OFF GO EAGLES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Monday, October 9, 2017

In Search of the Essential Question...


Jocelyn Kelly, Director of Curriculum and Instruction at Equality Charter School, is published on LinkedIn, "In Search of the Essential Question: Lessons Learned from a UbD Pilot Project at Equality Charter School."



Check out her article here and learn more about Equality's curriculum project!

Thank you for your support....

Thank you to everybody who supported our College Counseling Chromebook Fundraiser!

We raised enough money to purchase our computer cart. Thank you for your support!





12th District Community Day on August 5, 2017

Council Member Andy King is inviting you and your school families to march in our Annual Community Engagement Service Day and Parade. School march bands are welcome. The Concert will be headlined by Rev. Donnie McClurkin. If your school would like to participate, please complete the Parade Application. This will be a fabulous event for all. On behalf of the King Team, we thank you for your commitment to serving the 12th District and Beyond. "People Pay Attention, to People Who Participate"

Click here to access the Parade Application.


                                                 

Founder & Executive Director


Thursday, October 5, 2017

CONGRATS

This post is brought to you by D'stini (12th grade scholar), GO EAGLES!!!!!!!!!

Congrats to the flag football team for their 20-0 victory!!!

Also we are up for renewal on Thursday, October 12th 

Middle School Location (4140 Hutchinson River Parkway East) 

5:30pm Sharp! 

Must arrive prior to 6pm to sign up. We need your support!

Also today is our favorite day of the week at Equality so you know what that means, it is #throwbackthursdays





Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Happy Wednesday!

This post is brought to you by D'stini (12th grade scholar), GO EAGLES!!!!!!!!!


You are half way there. #Wednesday 

To keep spirits up check out our social media outlets:

We are also getting ready for Spirit Week here at Equality Charter High School.

#spiritweek17 was great, but #spiritweek17 (October edition) is going to go down in history. 

Let's look at last year in these great throw back pictures...