State Sen. Tony Avella will allocate $200,000 for repairs and electrical upgrades to P.S. 26’s auditorium.
Education & Kids
Anil Singh, a fifth grader at P.S./I.S. 499 in Flushing, is set to debut in the National Spelling Bee and battle 280 other young wordsmiths around the country for the crown.
Students from Benjamin N. Cardozo High School in Bayside won the grand prize of $5,000 in Evergreen Packaging’s Made by Milk Carton Construction Contest by using 1,250 recycled milk cartons to create a life-size theme set of Alice in Wonderland.
A local high school is designing posters and fliers for independent Glendale and Ridgewood businesses.
Children of America will soon bring its services to parents in Jackson Heights.
The Queens Library recently announced its users will have access to Treehouse, a free online interactive education platform that teaches programming languages and how to build websites, so members can obtain more skills and qualify for higher paying jobs.
If P.S. 164 students are tired from all the running they did, soon they’ll be able to sit back and indulge in hundreds of new books.
Students at P.S./I.S. 232 Walter Ward School have first-hand experience with the dangers of traffic and speeding cars.
One East Elmhurst middle school is helping students plant a brighter future.
More than 300 students entered the Welcome to Whitestone Civic’s Bronx-Whitestone Bridge drawing contest to honor the 75th anniversary of the bridge.