• SCHOOL NEWS

  • CALENDAR

    Jun
    2
    Fri
    6:00 pm Movie Night
    Movie Night
    Jun 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm
    Come and enjoy watching a children’s movie together with your child and his or her friends. Traditional movie popcorn will be available. We’ll let you know the name of the movie as soon as we’ve chosen... Read More >
    Jun
    9
    Fri
    2:00 pm Field Day @ St Mary's Park
    Field Day @ St Mary's Park
    Jun 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
    The whole school goes for fun and games in St. Mary’s Park. We’ll have races of all kinds, tug-o-war, frisbee, coin toss and lots of other games plus a picnic.  The Family Association will organize... Read More >
    Jun
    19
    Mon
    8:00 am Book Fair @ Second Floor Movement Room, NYCMCS
    Book Fair @ Second Floor Movement Room, NYCMCS
    Jun 19 @ 8:00 am – Jun 23 @ 5:30 pm
    Our students have worked really hard all year to progress in reading – spending lots of time reading in school and at home. But if they don’t keep practicing reading over the summer vacation, they could... Read More >
  • Staff

    Administrative

    Abeku Hayes, Principal

    Kim Smaw, Assistant Principal: Curriculum & Instruction

    Wanda Andujar, Assistant Principal: Operations

    Monica Benjamin, Assistant Principal: School Culture

    Robin Urquhart, Director of Outreach

    Yara Ortiz, Director of Finance

    Yenifel DeLaCruz, Operations Associate

     

    Teaching Staff
    Classrooms are all mixed-age, and named after planets or parts of the universe.

    Early Childhood- Pre-Kindergarten

    SUN
    Cristina Moreno
    Sharon Frias

    MOON
    Jeanny Jorge
    Amy Beltre

    NOVA
    TBD
    Emma Jerome

    Lower Elementary- Kindergarten and First Grade Mixed Age Classrooms

    TITAN
    Jonathan Wells
    Shaniqua Dunn

    MARS
    Carol Ann Longbucco
    Bradford Harlan

    SATURN
    Jasmin Smith
    Colin English

    MERCURY
    Nicholena Lovett
    Koecee Blount

    ORION
    Lena Peńa
    Jillian Henderson

    Middle Elementary /
    Second and Third Grade Mixed Age Classrooms

    JUPITER
    Adrienne Hancock
    Rosa Almanzar

    PLUTO
    Patricia Daugett
    Gia Hamilton

    NEPTUNE
    Adia Keeler
    Linda Riley

    EARTH
    Dorleen Bowers
    Joslyn Davis

    VENUS
    Patricia McCarthy
    Constance Keeler

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Upper Elementary – Fourth and Fifth Grade Mixed Age Classrooms

    MILKY WAY
    Amber Bennett
    Yetta Lovett

    AURORA BOREALIS
    Jess Haas
    Paul Traver

    OLYMPUS
    Michelle Goodwin
    Patricia Acevedo

    Andromeda
    Pamela Sailsman
    Montrese Meeks                                                                                               

    Special Area Teachers

    ART EDUCATION
    Alyssa Mitchell (Grades K-5)

    Jabani Bennett

    MUSIC EDUCATION
    Allegra Stuart

    PHYSICAL EDUCATION
    Brett Goldstein

    Algenis Vicente

    Special Education Coordinator
    Krystal Astwood

    Student Services
    Melissa Levy-ESL Teacher
    Nick Glikos-Mental Health Counselor

    Support Staff

    Christina Gwathney, Culture Coordinator

    Vanessa Bodrick-Davis, Operations Support

    Kiani Bell, Operations Support

    Tamika Harris, Operations Support

    Teresa Hargraves, Lunch Aide