P.S. 75

Queens student expands creativity, mind through art program
Queens student expands creativity, mind through art program
Education & Kids Maggie Hayes 6/29/2013 at 1:39PM

Brad Hughes discovered talents he never knew he had thanks to a nonprofit dedicated to improving curriculums through art. “This [project] gave me a different perspective,” said the seventh grader at P.S. 75 in Ridgewood. “It’s helped expand my creativity and how I think of things.” The project, organized by Learning through an Expanded Arts [...]

Art gives Queens students a voice
Art gives Queens students a voice
Education & Kids Maggie Hayes 6/23/2013 at 10:39AM

Queens artists are blossoming in borough elementary schools. The LeAp public art program took two schools under its wing to help students make large-scale pieces and present them to the community. The works, by pupils from P.S. 9 and P.S. 75, took on current issues such as gun violence and global warming. They went on [...]