after school program

Balanced budget means cuts to FDNY, after school
News Billy Rennison 5/14/2012 at 12:30PM

Children’s classrooms will remain unaffected in Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s 11th executive budget — but kids may have nowhere to go after the final bell rings. The $68.7 million balanced budget includes no tax increases, but presents deep cuts to after-school programs, day care and fire companies while retaining more than 2,500 teacher positions the mayor [...]

The stage is their C.A.S.A.
The stage is their C.A.S.A.
Arts & Music Alexa Altman 3/20/2012 at 9:12AM

Nathalie Garcia never acted in a play before. She never sang in front of an audience or read lines from a script. Now, illuminated in the spotlight of her elementary school’s stage, she is a star. On Monday, March 19, the P.S./I.S. 113Q sixth-grader got her first shot at stardom, an opportunity gifted from an [...]